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People from Talakali in Langa-Langa lagoon in Malaita province evacuated to the nearby hills when the tsunami warning was issued following the 7.6 magnitude earthquake on Sunday night.

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Malaita Ma’asina Forum (MMF) has maintained its call for a local or a Britain to take the police top post.

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The Malaita Ma’asina Forum (MMF) has called on the acting commissioner of police Ms Juanita Matanga to let the court to decide on the case of Walter Kola’s recent involvement in a traffic accident.

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A man accused of hurling an ignited dynamite explosive at another man at Fox Wood area in East Guadalcanal in 2012, will be standing trial today in the High Court.

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The mother who allegedly buried alive her new born baby in a shallow grave last year at Kaibia, Honiara is still without a lawyer.

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The ruling on the voir dire hearing (trial within a trial) on the former Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) employee who allegedly stole more than a million dollars of muted notes from the Bank has been deferred.

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REPORTS of two huge water logs (naturally formed pools or lakes) upstream of the Mataniko river has caused havoc, fear and panic amongst riverside dwellers who have already been traumatized by the April 3 flash floods which killed 21 people, two still missing and thousands homeless.

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The sixth meeting of the ninth Parliament has so far passed three Bills out of the ten Bills that have come before the House.

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New Zealand’s Foreign Minister, Murray McCully has announced that New Zealand will send a medical assistance team to Solomon Islands to assist the National Referral Hospital (NRH) in meeting urgent medical needs following the recent flooding.

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Members of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Council of Arts and Culture Meeting (CACM) met in Port Vila this week to discuss progress of the preparations of the 5th Melanesian Arts and Culture Festival to be hosted by Papua New Guinea in June this year.

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New Zealand to help besieged Solomon Islands

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TOWER Insurance Ltd had donated a 4,300 litre tank to King George VI high school in Honiara last week.