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Pacific news in brief for April 19

RNZ 19 Apr 2023
Tonga - tsunami. Massive tsunami waves dozens of metres high, caused by the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai eruption, had been significantly reduced as a result of shallow sea floors around the affected islands ... The tsunami had reduced to just 2 metres when hitting Tonga's main island of Tongatapu - just 65 kilometres away from the volcano ... Tonga - robots.

Wayne Pivac wary that Georgia are raising the threat level

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Nov 2022
It was only when Gatland’s side destroyed Tonga in 2018 that it became evident that he possessed sufficient depth to toy around with selection against ...

Feature: A long-awaited call from Tonga after volcanic eruptions

People Daily 21 Jan 2022
20 (Xinhua) -- Four days after the volcanic eruptions in Tonga, Li Manni (not her real name) finally received a call from the South Pacific island country, telling her that her husband, Zhu Jianxiong, was safe and sound ... Zhu shipped Chinese products, such as daily necessities, electrical appliances, and toys, to Tonga and sold them to locals.

'Everything's fine': Tragic final post of UK woman swept away in Tonga tsunami

NewstalkZB 17 Jan 2022
Significant damage along Tonga's west coast ... A British woman who lost her grip on a tree while desperately trying to save her dogs has been confirmed as the first fatality in the massive Tonga volcanic eruption and resulting tsunami ... Angela and James loved their life in Tonga and adored the Tonga people.".

Mysuru festivities highlight of Dasara doll collectionsScenes from royal Mysuru are back in a big ...

Deccan Herald 05 Oct 2021
Tamaala, a store in J P Nagar, displays toys that. bring back memories of princely Mysuru’s tongas ... Tamaala, J P Nagar, is showcasing a series of toys inspired by the princely history of Mysuru ... K R Circle (in Mysuru), Mysuru Palace, tongas and elephant carts, are all represented in the collection here.

Topless Tongan eyes unique Olympic treble

This is Money 17 May 2019
Tonga's Pita Taufatofua, who became famous after his oiled up appearance at the Rio Olympic Games, will try and compete as a kayaker in the upcoming Tokyo 2020 games ... Tonga's Pita Taufatofua is aiming to be the first person in the modern Olympic Games to compete in three -- totally unrelated -- sports.

Duke and Duchess of Sussex ask the public to donate to charity instead of sending gifts

Harpers Bazaar 06 Apr 2019
View this post on Instagram ... Related Story ... According to a recent register released by the royal family, Harry and Meghan were gifted hundreds of presents during their tour of Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand in October 2018. The couple reportedly received 97 soft toys during the trip which included 11 koala bears, five kangaroos and four kiwis.

The quirky gifts received by the Royal Family in 2018 included Lego for the Queen, packets of dates for Prince Charles and DOZENS of teddy bears for Baby Sussex

This is Money 05 Apr 2019
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex received a whole host of baby accessories on their tour of Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand last year, including a cute kangaroo cuddly toy, while Prince Harry was gifted a solar lamp on a trip to Gambia.

Waikato 80-year-old retired farmer builds himself a catamaran

Stuff 19 Oct 2017
It's taken Roy Woolerton roughly 16 years to build his dream boat - a catamaran named Royle​ Flush. And it's just in time for Roy - at 80 - to enjoy during his retirement years. The offshore cruising cat is 14.5 metres long and 7m wide ... READ MORE. ... "I toyed with the idea to build a catamaran after a delivery trip to Tonga I was a part of," he said.

China's Dongguan city donates more equipment for Tonga

Topix 22 Aug 2017
Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of Dongguan Municipal People's Congress, Mr Li Mantang, Deputy Prime Minister, Hon Siaosi Sovaleni, and China's Ambassador to Tonga, Medical supplies, plough tractors, water storage tanks and educational material and toys for children, ...

Travel bucket list for 2017

DNA India 28 Dec 2016
Apart from heritage walks across temples, the historical town also offers coconut basket boat rides and hosts little flea markets serving local cuisines and handmade toys. Tongas are the best way to commute within the village area from one temple to the other.

Review: Jonah From Tonga and the genius of Chris Lilley

Canberra Times 05 May 2014
Lilley’s latest effort for the ABCJonah From Tonga, an essay on class, identity and race in six chapters, will upset and outrage, even as it delights and enlightens ... These latter will find the opening episode, in which Jonah is temporarily exiled back to Tonga, especially uncomfortable.

Predictions: Heineken Cup, Week 5

Orange News 11 Jan 2013
Brace yourself for the Heineken Cup ... Racing Metro president Jacky Lorenzetti has clearly been impressed, given he has made offers to key individuals from both sides - presumably he will be watching this contest in the manner of a child collecting new toys "Mujati - got, Tonga'uiha - got, Laurent Labit and Laurent Travers - got,got, Kockott...NEED" ... .

MF Husain’s toy story

The Times of India 18 Nov 2012
But as the world is discovering now, it's his earliest works of art — wood-crafted toys for children — where the legendary painter's style first came to life ... The toys, titled 'Bullock Cart' and 'Tonga', came to the auction table from the private archives of Abe and Jan Weisblat.

Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art At Sotheby's

noodls 08 Aug 2012
Press Release New York ... New York ... After his first son Shafat was born, MF Husain began working at Fantasy Furniture Shop as a toy designer. He soon became popular for his imaginative and beautiful concepts, and even after he quit his work there, he continued to create wooden toys for children. Among those, offered in this sale are Tonga (est ... 2 ... 3 ... J.C ... .

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