Explained: As Volcanic Unrest Sets in After Massive Eruption in Tonga, A Look What Led to the Event

Could Take Two Weeks to Restore Tonga Internet Cable After Massive Volcanic Eruption

Tonga’s internet may be cut for weeks, an official told AFP Monday, after a violent volcanic eruption cut an undersea communications cable, isolating the country from contact with the outside world. “We’re getting sketchy information but it looks like the cable has been cut,” the Southern Cross Cable Network’s networks director Dean Veverka told AFP. […]

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Tsunami Threat from Tonga Volcano Eruption has 'Passed' But Island Nation's Capital 'Smothered in Dust'

Tsunami Threat from Tonga Volcano Eruption has ‘Passed’ But Island Nation’s Capital ‘Smothered in Dust’

The tsunami threat from a powerful Tonga volcano eruption has passed, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said on Sunday, after powerful waves flooded coastlines from Japan to the United States. “Based on all available data, the tsunami threat from this volcanic eruption has now passed,” the PTWC said at 0300 GMT, adding authorities at “impacted […]

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New Zealand Man Gets Cockroach Extracted from Ear, Gives it to Doctor as Memento

New Zealand Man Gets Cockroach Extracted from Ear, Gives it to Doctor as Memento

The expert took a few minutes but with the help of a suction device, pair of tweezers, she managed to pull out the now-dead insect from the Aucklander’s ear. A New Zealand man felt a squirming sensation in his ear, but at first, believed he simply had water stuck in it. However, days later when […]

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New Zealand vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Day 1 at Hagley Oval, Christchurch Live Cricket Score

New Zealand vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Day 1 at Hagley Oval, Christchurch Live Cricket Score

New Zealand vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Day 1 Live Score: Tom Latham and Will Young gave New Zealand a strong start to the second Test against Bangladesh on Sunday as they went to lunch at 92 without loss in Christchurch. Bangladesh, one up in the two-Test series, won the toss and put New Zealand in […]

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New Zealand Says No Plan to Prosecute British DJ After He 'Misunderstood' Covid Rules And Mixed With People

New Zealand Says No Plan to Prosecute British DJ After He ‘Misunderstood’ Covid Rules And Mixed With People

New Zealand’s government said Monday it would not ask for British DJ Dimension to be prosecuted for breaking Covid isolation rules and creating an Omicron infection scare. The electronic music artist, real name Robert Etheridge, said he had misunderstood the rules when he mixed with people before getting a final negative test result. “The Ministry of […]

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