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"Tonga"

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World - International
3/25/2022 4:32:35 PM
Female foreign ministers from 16 countries around the world said Friday they are "deeply disappointed'' that Afghan girls are being denied access to secondary schools and called on the Taliban to reverse their decision.

World - International
1/22/2022 8:07:06 PM
Three flights from Australia carrying food, water, medical supplies and telecommunications equipment landed in Tonga on Saturday, as the Pacific nation grapples with the aftermath of an underwater volcanic eruption and tsunami.

World - International
1/18/2022 5:25:18 PM
A volcano that exploded in the Pacific island nation of Tonga has almost disappeared from view, new images revealed Tuesday, with swathes of the country smothered in grey dust or damaged by a tsunami.

World - International
1/17/2022 11:24:15 AM
Tonga was virtually cut off from the rest of the world Monday after a massive volcanic blast that crippled communications with the Pacific island nation, and experts warned internet connection may not be fully restored for weeks.

World - Region
1/16/2022 9:33:21 AM
A massive volcanic eruption in Tonga that triggered tsunami waves around the Pacific caused "significant damage" to the island nation's capital and smothered it in dust, but the full extent was not apparent with communications still cut off on Sunday.

World - International
1/15/2022 9:07:30 PM
Tsunami reached Japan late Saturday through early Sunday, and waves as high as three meters were possible, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, hours after a massive volcanic eruption near Tonga.

World - International
1/15/2022 7:02:09 PM
Tsunami warnings were issued Saturday for the entire US West Coast after a massive volcanic eruption across the Pacific Ocean in Tonga, with tsunami waves triggering low-level flooding in Hawaii.

World - International
1/15/2022 11:22:04 AM
Large waves crashed ashore in Tonga Saturday after a massive volcanic eruption that was heard in neighbouring countries triggered the area's second tsunami in as many days.

World - International
9/25/2016 8:43:14 AM

World - International
7/10/2016 7:22:34 PM

World - International
2/5/2016 11:30:16 AM

Egypt - Politics
5/29/2014 11:29:30 AM
Egypt, along with four other Arab nations, among the world's fattest countries, a global survey shows

World - International
11/19/2013 8:03:42 PM