Another two people die of dengue in New
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Radio New ZealandAnother two people die of dengue in New CaledoniaRadio New ZealandAnother two people in New Caledonia have died of dengue, bringing to five the number of fatalities this year. Health authorities say a 71-year old man and an 82-year old woman died in hospital in early March after being weakened by the mosquito-borne ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:53 am
France sends armoured vehicles to New
Radio New ZealandFrance sends armoured vehicles to New Caledonia policeRadio New ZealandFrance is about to ship four armoured vehicles from Afghanistan to New Caledonia as efforts continue to maintain calm in the Noumea suburb of St Louis. Noumea municipal police facade Photo: RNZ. The French High Commissoner Thierry Lataste told the ...
Posted on 14 March 2017 | 6:30 pm
'Big support' for more protection of New
Radio New Zealand'Big support' for more protection of New Caledonia watersRadio New ZealandThe Pew Charitable Trusts' project manager in New Caledonia Aline Schaffar said 5000 people had signed a statement in support of a fully protected area immediately. Ms Schaffar said the Coral Sea Natural Park was merely a "paper park" so far. "When it ...
Posted on 14 March 2017 | 12:45 pm
Arson suspected in New Caledonia fire -
Radio New ZealandArson suspected in New Caledonia fireRadio New ZealandA probe into a massive fire in New Caledonia suggests arson was the cause of the blaze which destroyed two large businesses near Noumea. no caption. Photo: 123RF. The fire allegedly started at some rubbish containers and engulfed the plastics and ...
Posted on 13 March 2017 | 11:13 pm
70 Vietnamese boats in New Caledonia waters
Radio New Zealand70 Vietnamese boats in New Caledonia waters illegallyRadio New ZealandThe commander said those on board the "blue boats" had no identification papers and no money but were determined to dive for beche-de-mer as part of well-organised fleets. He said the boats took weeks to get from Vietnam to New Caledonia's waters, ...
Posted on 13 March 2017 | 6:04 pm
NASA catches Tropical Cyclone Solo
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( NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center ) Tropical Cyclone Solo was dissipating over the Southwestern Pacific Ocean when NASA's Aqua satellite passed overhead on April 13, 2015.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:25 pm
Defending champion to carve new path at
India’s Gaurav Gill returns to defend his 2014 International Rally of Whangarei win and heads a multi-national line-up that will contest the region’s roads from 17 to 19 April.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:22 am
Boat builder treats dealers to Bluff's
Invercargill boat builder Stabicraft Marine has held its first international dealer conferences in seven years, a testament to managing director Paul Adams' increasing confidence in the market. read more
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:24 am
Oceania judo gold medals boost Kiwis as
New Zealand judokas Moira De Villiers and Jason Koster have headed a strong Kiwi challenge at the Ocean championships with gold medal efforts.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 6:19 pm
Double gold for NZ at Oceania Judo
Judo’s power couple of Moira De Villiers and Jason Koster have been crowned the Oceania champions for 2015, after capping off an outstanding 2015 Oceania Championships for the New Zealand team in Noumea, New Caledonia. New Zealand’s medal tally at the conclusion of the competition included a notable two gold, four silver and two bronze.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 1:27 pm
Something to Crow About
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However, no one has been able to explain the geographic variation in tool shapes — all three shapes are seen at the south end of Grand Terre in New Caledonia, while the stepped tool is more prevalent everywhere else. “It’s thought that in order for ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:44 am
First taste of international basketball for
The New Zealand under-17 boys started well by beating Australia 81-62 in pool play, as well as crushing New Caledonia (145-36) and Tahiti (122-83), but they tripped in the final against Australia, losing 91-86. The girls also thrashed Tahiti (117-41 ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:05 am
Campus food banks fill growing need in B.C.
The schools include Kwantlen Polytechnic University and Douglas College in Metro Vancouver, UBC-Okanagan in Kelowna, Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, Selkirk College in Castlegar and the College of New Caledonia in Prince George. UBC’s Alma Mater ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:54 am
New Caledonian crows show strong evidence of
However, no one has been able to explain the geographic variation in tool shapes—all three shapes are seen at the south end of New Caledonia, while the stepped tool is more prevalent everywhere else. "It's thought that in order for tool shapes to be ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:57 am
Clive Palmer in tax row with Noumea
After the amount was appealed by Mr Palmer’s company, the New Caledonia government slashed the amount sought to $112,000 in March this year and asked for a bank guarantee for payment. The accounts disclose that Mr Palmer “contested the final amount ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 1:00 pm
Resolved Question: Would you rather go to
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Posted on 20 January 2016 | 11:42 am
Resolved Question: Who are the Kanak people
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 12:47 am
Resolved Question: Eating healthily in New
Where can I buy raw vegan foods in New Caledonia. Any healthy cafes or restaurants there? Prefer personal experience from either raw foodists or wholefoodists. Thanks.
Posted on 17 July 2012 | 11:27 pm
Resolved Question: Holiday Accommodation in
Any advice on holidaying in New Caledonia? Where to stay, what to see etc? Also accommodation (either hotel or apartment etc) that has a corner (triangular) bathtub? Thanks. Thanks Caryn, but that hotel appears to be in Scotland. I am going to New Caledonia in the South Pacific. Thanks Caryn, but that hotel appears to be in Scotland. I am going to New Caledonia in the South Pacific.
Posted on 5 July 2012 | 7:52 pm
Resolved Question: Is New Caledonia similar
I lived in Gold Coast for a year and really loved that place, as a french I can live in New Caledonia but is there some similarities with Gold Coast ?
Thanks I am talking about the climate, way of life
Posted on 17 May 2012 | 10:10 pm