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Disasters

Monday, March 21, 2011
Jendy Harper CHRISTCHURCH: One of the horrors of the Christchurch earthquake in was the tragic loss of life in multi-storey office buildings. Places of work where so many workers had no chance of...
Sunday, March 20, 2011
Jeremy Rose: Radio New Zealand's Mediawatch team looks at the media's coverage of the threefold disaster in Japan and examines the progress of al Jazeera into mainstream acceptance while...
Friday, March 18, 2011
Isaac Nicholas PORT MORESBY: The warning of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami last week in Papua New Guinea's New Ireland province could not be relayed to the outer islands because of the...
Friday, March 18, 2011
Krissy Dwyer: Celebrated New Zealand Herald cartoonist Rod Emmerson says covering the Christchurch earthquake has been the most challenging work he has ever had to do.
Friday, March 18, 2011
Patrick Antoine Decloitre: The French government is sending a stock of iodine tablets to its overseas territories of the Pacific – as a “preventive measure” in response to the...
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
AUCKLAND: Young journalists in Christchurch have been witnessing scenes most could never imagine. Olivia Carville joined The Press, Christchurch’s daily newspaper, only three months ago.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Christine Russell: The nuclear power emergency in northeast Japan grows more treacherous and uncertain, as plant operators struggle to contain escalating dangers at several nuclear reactors in hopes...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
AUCKLAND: Pacific nations and territories were all issued with a tsunami warning over the weekend. However, the threat soon passed when it became apparent that the brunt of the tsunami was felt...
Saturday, March 12, 2011
AUCKLAND: Many South Pacific countries and territories have lifted tsunami warnings after Japan's catastrophic 8.9 magnitude earthquake, but Tahiti ordered many residents to stay ashore.
Saturday, March 12, 2011
Ana Currie KEALAKEKUA, Hawai'i: Civil Defence personnel and residents of the “Big Island” of Hawai‘i were today still assessing the extent of the damage that happened during...
Saturday, March 12, 2011
Bill McGuire OPINION: It was chilling to see the aerial footage of the debris-laden tsunami sweeping across the flat, featureless landscape of eastern Honshu. Its staggering power has done untold...
Saturday, March 12, 2011
PAPE’ETE: Many South Pacific countries and territories have lifted tsunami warnings after Japan's catastrophic 8.9 magnitude earthquake, but Tahiti ordered many residents to stay ashore...
Friday, March 11, 2011
BREAKING NEWS: The Philippines national rugby coach is on a rugby field near Tokyo and says aftershocks are continual and strong after a massive earthquake rocked Japan today.
Friday, March 11, 2011
BREAKING NEWS: A serious tsunami warning has been issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre following a massive 8.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Japan, causing widespread destruction and deaths...
Wednesday, March 9, 2011
Television New Zealand's Tagata Pasifika programme features how the second Christchurch earthquake impacted on Pacific Island communities living in the city.