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Scramble to reach tsunami-hit villages in Solomons
Scramble to reach tsunami-hit villages in Solomons

Disaster relief agencies were scrambling Thursday to reach tsunami-hit villages in the Solomon Islands, warning the death toll following a powerful 8.0-magnitude quake is likely to rise.

Scramble to reach tsunami-hit villages in Solomons
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Japan 'misspent' tsunami rebuilding money: audit

Cash earmarked for tsunami reconstruction work was diverted to unrelated projects, a Japanese government audit showed as residents of the devastated northeast voiced frustration over the slow pace of rebuilding.

Japan 'misspent' tsunami rebuilding money: audit
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Western Canada rattled by 6.3 magnitude quake

6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the coast of western Canada, several hours after a powerful temblor nearby sparked a tsunami warning and sent Hawaiians scrambling.

Western Canada rattled by 6.3 magnitude quake
Japan tsunami 'miracle pine' cut down, preserved
Japan tsunami 'miracle pine' cut down, preserved

A lone pine tree that stood as a symbol of hope in Japan, after surviving the huge tsunami that swept away a forest of 70,000, was being cut down Wednesday in a bid to preserve it.

Japan tsunami 'miracle pine' cut down, preserved
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Jazzystan festival will be held in Almaty to support Japanese people

An international charity musical festival Jazzystan. Pray For Japan. We Are ONE will start on May 6 in Almaty.

Jazzystan festival will be held in Almaty to support Japanese people