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Annie Lennox named Glasgow Caledonian University chancellor.

The Eurythmics star will become the first woman to take on the role as chancellor at Glasgow Caledonian University.

- BBC - UK

Latest humanitarian snapshot highlights flooding in Viet Nam, displacement in Myanmar, Afghanistan.

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, New Caledonia , Viet Nam Typhoon Damrey is estimated to have caused damage of about US$600 million in Viet Nam. On 19 November Tropical Storm Kirogi struck, hitting many of the areas affected by Damrey. Bangladesh ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Tsunami waves hit alert New Caledonia and Vanuatu after big quake hits Pacific.

Two small waves have been detected in New Caledonia and Vanuatu following a 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck east of the Loyalty Islands. 

- Stuff - NZ

7.0 quake off New Caledonia sparks tsunami alert.

A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the eastern coast of New Caledonia, triggering a brief tsunami warning and evacuation alert.

- IOL - ZA

Tsunami danger 'largely passed' after powerful quake strikes New Caledonia.

A magnitude-7.0 earthquake strikes the South Pacific sending small tsunamis towards New Caledonia and neighbouring Vanuatu, but authorities say the danger has largely passed.

- ABC News - AU

Tsunami warning for Pacific islands after magnitude-7 quake strikes near New Caledonia.

A powerful magnitude 7 earthquake struck off the eastern coast of New Caledonia on Monday, triggering a brief tsunami warning and evacuation alert but causing no significant damage, local officials said. The US Geological Survey said the shallow tremor hit approximately 82 kilometres east of the lightly populated Loyalty ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

M7 Earthquake Triggers Tsunami Warnings For New Caledonia and Vanuatu.

An undersea earthquake of magnitude 7.0 struck in the South Pacific on Monday, sending small tsunami waves towards New Caledonia and Vanuatu, british Daily Telegraph writes. The quake, initially reported as magnitude 7.3, struck 51 miles east of the Loyalty Islands and was the second major tremor in the same area in less ...

- Novinite - BG

7 on the Richter Scale Earthquake in New Caledonia.

An earthquake of 7 on the Richter scale shook New Caledonia and Vanuatu. The epicenter of the quake was in the Pacific Ocean at a depth of about 20 kilometers, geologists add. There is no evidence of damage and injured people. Because of the potential danger of tsunami, however, authorities in New Caledonia announced an ...

- Novinite - BG

Tsunami waves detected in Pacific after magnitude 7 earthquake.

Waves detected after earthquake that shook Pacific near New Caledonia and Vanuatu

- GulfNews - AE

Small tsunamis detected in New Caledonia and Vanuatu after magnitude 7 undersea quake.

Vanuatu evacuates southern coastline The post Small tsunamis detected in New Caledonia and Vanuatu after magnitude 7 undersea quake appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Tsunami Waves Observed After Quake Off New Caledonia.

A powerful magnitude 7 earthquake near the French territory of New Caledonia in the South Pacific has triggered a tsunami warning. The United States Geological Survey said the undersea quake struck 82 kilometers east of the Loyalty Islands at 9.43 a.m. local time. Tsunami waves were observed in New Caledonia and Vanuatu ...

- Voice of America - US

No tsunami threat to Hawaii after 7.0 quake in Pacific Basin

There is no tsunami threat to Hawaii after a magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck near New Caledonia in the Pacific Basin.

- Hawaii News Now - US

Small tsunamis detected in New Caledonia and Vanuatu after magnitude 7 undersea quake

SYDNEY - A powerful magnitude 7 undersea earthquake struck east of New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands in the South Pacific on Monday, sending small tsunamis towards New Caledonia and neighboring Vanuatu, where authorities ordered evacuations.

- Reuters - US

Small tsunamis detected in New Caledonia and Vanuatu after magnitude 7 undersea quake

- Times Of India - IN

Small tsunamis detected in New Caledonia and Vanuatu after magnitude 7 undersea quake

A powerful magnitude 7 undersea earthquake struck east of New Caledonia`s Loyalty Islands in the South Pacific on Monday, sending small tsunamis towards New Caledonia and neighbouring Vanuatu, where authorities ordered evacuations.

- Zee News - IN

Small tsunami detected after M7 undersea temblor strikes near New Caledonia, prompting evacuations

A powerful magnitude 7 undersea earthquake struck east of New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands in the South Pacific on Monday, sending small tsunami toward New Caledonia ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Quake strikes New Caledonia triggering tsunami in Vanuatu

A powerful magnitude 7 undersea earthquake struck east of New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands in the South Pacific on Monday, sending small tsunamis towards New Caledonia and neighbouring Vanuatu, where...

- The Hindu - IN

Tsunami waves hit after magnitude 7 quake rocks New Caledonia

Tsunami waves have been detected after an undersea earthquake struck 82km east of New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands.The magnitude 7.0 quake struck east of New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands, prompting a tsunami warning for coastlines...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Tsunami warning for Pacific islands after magnitude-7 quake strikes near New Caledonia

An undersea earthquake of magnitude 7.0 struck 82km east of New Caledonia’s Loyalty Islands in the South Pacific on Monday, prompting a tsunami warning for coastlines within 300km of the epicentre. The quake, initially reported as magnitude 7.3, was the second major tremor in the same area in less than 24 hours and ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

7.0 magnitude quake off New Caledonia, triggering tsunami warning

NOUMEA , Nov 20 — A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the eastern coast of New Caledonia this morning, triggering a tsunami warning, but there were no immediate reports of damage. The US Geological Survey said the shallow...

- The Malay Mail - MY

7.0 magnitude quake off New Caledonia, triggering tsunami warning

New Caledonia is part of the "Ring of Fire", a zone of tectonic activity around the Pacific that is subject to frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

- Zee News - IN

Strong quake off New Caledonia, tsunami warning up

A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the eastern coast of New Caledonia on Monday, triggering a tsunami warning, but there were no immediate reports of damage. The post Strong quake off New Caledonia, tsunami warning up appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Tsunami risk after New Caledonia quake

A magnitude 7.0 quake has struck near New Caledonia, sparking a tsunami warning.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Tsunami waves hit alert New Caledonia and Vanuatu after big quake hits Pacific

Tsunami waves have been detected in New Caledonia and Vanuatu after 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck.

- Stuff - NZ

Magnitude 6.6 quake hits New Caledonia in the southwest Pacific

An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 struck in the Pacific Ocean 42 miles east-northeast of Tadine in New Caledonia’s Loyalty Islands, the US Geological Survey said on Sunday. The quake, whose depth was 12.8 miles, occurred just hours after a 6.4 tremor 46 miles east of the Loyalty Islands.

- South China Morning Post - HK

Strong earthquake strikes east-northeast of Tadine, New Caledonia - USGS

An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 struck in the Pacific Ocean 42 miles east-northeast of Tadine in New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands, the US Geological Survey said on Sunday.

- GMA News - PH

Strong earthquake strikes east-northeast of Tadine, New Caledonia: USGS

- An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 struck in the Pacific Ocean 42 miles east-northeast of Tadine in New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Sunday.

- Reuters - US

Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 strikes near New Caledonia

An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck in the Pacific Ocean, 74 kilometres east of the Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia, the United States Geological Survey said on Sunday.

- BangkokPost - TH

6.4 quake strikes near New Caledonia

An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck in the Pacific Ocean, 74km east of the Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia, the United States Geological Survey says.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 strikes near New Caledonia -- USGS

 An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck in the Pacific Ocean, 74 kilometers east of the Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia in New Zealand, the USGS said on Sunday.

- GMA News - PH

Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 strikes near New Caledonia, says USGS

NOUMEA , Nov 19 — An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck in the Pacific Ocean, 74 kilometres east of the Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia, the United States Geological Survey said today. The quake, initially...

- The Malay Mail - MY

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