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Scientists claim discovery of drowned Pacific Ocean continent Zealandia.

The 4.5-million square km land mass is 94% under water and only its highest points — New Zealand and New Caledonia — are visible.

- The Hindu - IN

Chabad House opens in Pacific archipelago of New Caledonia.

, Chabad, the Hasidic movement that operates Jewish centers in more than 90 countries, has set up shop in the Pacific island archipelago of New Caledonia, which has 250,000 residents and 250 Jews. The movement's emissaries to the island, which is a French territory, are Rabbi Menachem and Bassie Sabbach. The rabbi is a ...

- JTA - US


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- Chatham House - UK

Circus agrees to pay $25K in tent collapse that killed 2.

LANCASTER, N.H. " A Florida-based circus operator has agreed to pay $25,000 in fines to resolve criminal charges in New Hampshire following a tent collapse in 2015 that killed two people and injured dozens.The Caledonian-Record...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ