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- Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation
Doctor David Mapuru, an expert in Public Administration and Management says the roads, airports, wharves and buildings in Solomon Islands
are deteriorating. He says even with the road upgrade in Honiara and some parts of the county, there is still no ...
Malta win at Rugby League Emerging Nations World Championship
Malta has won the major prize at the 2018 Rugby League Emerging Nations World Championship, defeating Niue 24-16 in the Cup Final at a packed St Marys Leagues Stadium today (Saturday 13 October). In the day's other matches, Poland defeated the ...
Sport: Rugby league history beckons for Niue
- Brinkwire (press release)
Meanwhile Vanuatu and Solomon Islands
are hoping to sign off the Emerging Nations event in winning fashion. Vanuatu, who are looking to bounce back from heavy defeats by Greece and Poland, take on Turkey in the playoff for seventh place, while ...
Better relaying weather information
- Fiji Times
SEVERAL Pacific meteorological authorities are changing the way they communicate technical information in order to reach a wider cross section of the community. Fiji and Solomon Islands
meteorologists attending a meeting of regional weather forecasters ...
Sport: Fiji vs Solomons women in top of table clash
- Zeeland Press
Fiji and Solomon Islands
will put their winning records on the line in today's second round of matches at the OFC Women's Nations Cup Football Qualifier. Hosts Fiji opened their accound with a 5-1 demolition of Pacific Mini Games champions Vanuatu on ...
Iran Futsal Out of Youth Olympic Games
- Tasnim News Agency (press release)
Mehdi Alizadeh scored for the Iranian team and Danil Karpiuk and Illia Fedorov were on target for Russia. Iran had started the campaign with a 9-2 win over Solomon Islands
and lost to Brazil 4-0 in Group B. The futsal competition at the 2018 Summer ...
Remains of pilot killed in WWII to be buried in Michigan
- Detroit Free Press
PARMA, Mich. — The remains of a World War II pilot will be buried this weekend in southern Michigan, 76 years after his plane went down during a battle in the Solomon Islands
. Elwood Bailey will be buried Saturday next to his parents at Chapel ...
Waneasi lifting Solomon Islands' standards
BUENOS AIRES, Oct. 11 (Xinhua) -- Betty Waneasi, the Solomon Islands
' only weightlifter at the Youth Olympic Games, finished last in the women's 58kg category on Thursday, but is buoyed by the belief that there will be investment in better training ...
Pilot's remains from WWII will be buried in Michigan
- New Jersey Herald
(AP) — The remains of a World War II pilot will be buried this weekend in southern Michigan, 76 years after his plane went down during a battle in the Solomon Islands
. Elwood Bailey will be buried Saturday next to his parents at Chapel Cemetery in ...
Malta hoping to grow rugby league with Emerging Nations win
The final is the culmination of a two-week tournament involving teams representing Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Japan, Malta, Niue, Philippines, Poland, Solomon Islands
, Turkey and Vanuatu. It was designed to develop international rugby league, with the ...
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Solomon Islands is a country consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of 28,400 square kilometres (11,000 sq mi). The country's capital, Honiara, is located on the island of Guadalcanal. The country takes its name from the Solomon Islands archipelago, which is a collection of Melanesian islands that also includes the North Solomon Islands (part of Papua New Guinea), but excludes outlying islands, such as Rennell and Bellona, and the Santa Cruz Islands.The islands have been inhabited for thousands of years. In 1568, the Spanish navigator Álvaro de Mendaña was the first European to visit them, naming them the Islas Salomón. Britain defined its area of interest in the Solomon Islands archipelago in June 1893, when Captain Gibson R.N., of HMS Curacoa, declared the southern Solomon Islands a British protectorate. During World War II, the Solomon Islands campaign (1942–1945) saw fierce fighting between the United States and the Empire of Japan, such as in the Battle of Guadalcanal.The official name of the then British administration was changed from "the British Solomon Islands Protectorate" to "the Solomon Islands" in 1975, and self-government was achieved the year after. Independence was obtained in 1978 and the name changed to just "Solomon islands", without the "the". Today, the sovereign state is a constitutional monarchy with the Queen of Solomon Islands, currently Queen Elizabeth II, as its head of state. Rick Houenipwela is the current prime minister.
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