/ May 8, 2016

Rising seas drown five islands in Solomons

Five islands have disappeared in the Pacific's Solomon Islands due to rising sea levels and coastal erosion, according to an Australian study that scientists said Saturday could provide valuable insights for future research. A further six reef islands have been severely eroded in the remote ...

Aftershocks stall relief in Solomons

Feb 8, 2013

Aftershocks stall relief in Solomons

Strong aftershocks hamper efforts to reach tsunami-hit villages in the Solomon Islands, as the death toll after an 8-magnitude earthquake rises to nine, with many more reported missing.