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Monday 11 December 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# South Pacific

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Tsunami warnings lifted across South Pacific as threat from monster quakes subsides
Quakes of 7.3, 7.4 and 8.1 magnitude struck near New Zealand’s remote Kermadec Islands.
Australian kitesurfer savaged to death in shark attack
There were 98 shark attacks globally last year – the highest number ever recorded.
Men rescued from desert island after writing 'HELP' with palm leaves
The men were stuck on the uninhabited island of Fanadik for three days.
Denis O'Brien wants people to buy at least $200m of his company
Big plans from DOB.
'A monster has devastated our country'
The devastation on Vanuatu after a massive cyclone hit is becoming clear.
'Half an hour of absolute terror': Dozens feared dead as massive cyclone hits South Pacific
It has left ‘complete devastation’ on the island of Vanuatu.
Debris revives hope of finding Amelia Earhart plane - 77 years after she went missing
A sixth expedition will take place to look for the wreckage next year.
Listen to Benedict Cumberbatch failing to say 'penguins'
Pacific islander loses bid to become world's first 'climate change refugee'
Ioane Teitiota had argued that he should be allowed stay in New Zealand, as his low-lying homeland in the South Pacific is at threat from rising seas.
Scientists can't find Pacific island called Sandy
“It’s on Google Earth and other maps so we went to check and there was no island. We’re really puzzled. It’s quite bizarre,” said the explorer.