M 6.3 in Papua New Guinea on 07 Apr 2018 05:48 UTC

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Oil Search : continues mobile medical clinics in affected villages

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 04:54:00 +02004-traders (en)

PNG EARTHQUAKE 2018. Oil Search continues mobile medical clinics in affected villages. 10 April, 2018. Oil Search continues to help the sick and injured, six weeks after the devastating earthquake on February 26 th The Company's medics have again covered Yalanda, Kekero, Huiya, Dodomona and Walagu....

West Papuan students arrested for supporting PNG disaster victims

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 04:36:00 +0200pina (en)

Sixteen West Papua n students were arrested by Indonesian police for raising funds for earthquake victims in neighbouring Papua New Guinea . The first arrests took place last Thursday at Polsek Abepura when students gathered to raise funds. Five students were arrested and were taken into police custody for interrogation and were later released.

Four confirmed dead after weekend quake in PNG

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 04:36:00 +0200pina (en)

Four deaths have been confirmed in Papua New Guinea's Hela Province after the weekend's 6.3-magnitude earthquake. It struck on Saturday afternoon near Tari, the capital of Hela province, at a depth of only 10 kilometres. The latest tremor has set back relief efforts in the region which is still struggling to recover from a massive 7.

PNG Highlands shaken by another quake

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 05:14:00 +0200pina (en)

A powerful earthquake has struck the remote highlands of Papua New Guinea, damaging buildings and injuring a number of people just six weeks after a major tremor devastated the region, provincial authorities say. The US Geological Survey said the magnitude 6.

Papua New Guinea's FM talks Australia's efforts to help with quake recovery, China in the Pacific

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 02:39:00 +0200radioaustralianews (en)

Papua New Guinea's Foreign Minister Rimbink Pato says his country is looking to draw on Australia's expertise to better respond to future natural disasters after the massive earthquake that devastated PNG's highlands in February.

Papua New Guinea's FM talks Australia's efforts to help with quake recovery, China in the Pacific

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 02:21:00 +0200radioaustralia (en)

Papua New Guinea's Foreign Minister Rimbink Pato says his country is looking to draw on Australia's expertise to better respond to future natural disasters after the massive earthquake that devastated PNG's highlands in February.

'China has decided to provide support': PNG's Foreign Minister discusses Australia in the Pacific

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 02:09:00 +0200abc-au (en)

"We need a better system to cope with future natural disasters," Foreign Minister Rimbink Pato said after attending the annual forum of senior ministers from both countries in Brisbane on Friday. "Clearly we are looking to the systems that are in use here in Australia, we have been talking to the government of Queensland.

Four deaths have been confirmed in Papua New Guinea's Hela Province after the weekend's 6.3-magnitude earthquake. more...

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 23:50:00 +0200fijitimes (en)

Four deaths have been confirmed in Papua New Guinea's Hela Province after the weekend's 6.3-magnitude earthquake. It struck on Saturday afternoon near Tari, the capital of Hela province, at a depth of only 10 kilometres. The latest tremor has set back relief efforts in the region which is still struggling to recover from a massive 7.

Papúa Nueva Guinea: alto riesgo de brotes de enfermedades en las zonas afectadas por el terremoto

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 17:44:00 +0200canarias24horas (es)

"En este punto de la respuesta a la emergencia, es fundamental restablecer la provisión de servicios sanitarios básicos en las comunidades afectadas, como la vacunación infantil", explica el doctor Luo Dapeng, representante de la OMS en Papúa Nueva Guinea.

UNICEF y la OMS alertan del riesgo de brotes de enfermedades tras el terremoto en Papúa Nueva Guinea

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 14:08:00 +0200teinteresa (es)

En un comunicado conjunto, las dos agencias de la ONU han señalado que las principales preocupaciones son la diarrea acuosa causada por el agua contaminada debido a los deslizamientos de tierra y a un saneamiento e higiene personal deficientes y las enfermedades prevenibles con vacunas, dado que la....

Papua New Guinea: Asia and the Pacific: Weekly Regional Humanitarian Snapshot (3 - 9 April 2018)

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 12:54:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Papua New Guinea. As of 5 April, more than 8,000 households – 43,000 people - remain displaced following the earthquake that struck on 26 February. The displaced people are located across 44 locations and care centres. It is possible these figures may change as further earthquake affected locations are assessed.

Papua New Guinea: Papua New Guinea - Earthquake (GDACS, USGS, Media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 9 April 2018)

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 12:54:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Following the 7.5 M earthquake that hit Hela province on 26 February, an aftershock of 6.3 M and a depth of 10 km occurred on the Western Province on 7 April at 5.48 UTC. The epicentre was located 32 km south-west of Koroba city (Hela Province). USGS PAGER indicated a shaking up to "strong" for 17 000 people and up to "moderate" for 194 000 people.

'I was terrified': fears over child mental health in post-quake Papua New Guinea

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 09:52:00 +0200guardian (en)

Stanton, 10, standing on the remains of his home in Daga, Papua New Guinea. Photograph: Thomas Nybo/Unicef. As many as 25,000 children in Papua New Guinea are in desperate need of psychological support following a series of devastating earthquakes, warned the World Health Organization.

Earthquake measuring 6.3 magnitude strikes PNG-USGS

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 16:04:00 +0200ATAP-en (en)

(TAP) - A powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the highlands of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, as the region struggles to recover from a massive 7.5 quake only two months ago. There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

Earthquake measuring 6.3 magnitude strikes PNG

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 13:00:00 +0200gulfnews (en)

Sydney: A powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the highlands of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, as the region struggles to recover from a massive 7.5 quake only two months ago. There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

Earthquake measuring 6.3 magnitude strikes PNG - USGS

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 07:10:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the highlands of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, as the region struggles to recover from a massive 7.5 quake only two months ago. There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

07/04/2018 - Gempa Bumi Kuat di New Guinea, Papua New Guinea pada 07 April 2018, 1:48pm.

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 04:44:00 +0200met-my (en)

JMM/POCGN(O)/BK-23A Ruj. Kami: JMM.APL15/756/22/07 Jld.14(95) SIARAN MEDIA Gempa Bumi Kuat di New Guinea, Papua New Guinea Gempa bumi kuat bermagnitud 6.3 pada skala Richter telah berlaku di New Guinea, Papua New Guinea pada pukul 1:48 petang, 7 April 2018. Pusat gempa bumi tersebut terletak 6.00° Selatan dan 142.

6.3 magnitude earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 04:36:00 +0200aa-en (en)

ISTANBUL. A 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck Papua New Guinea on Saturday, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre. No casualties have yet been reported. The quake, which was 82 kilometers (51 miles) southwest of Porgera in the Enga province, comes two months after a 7.

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Sun, 08 Apr 2018 04:07:00 +0200theepochtimes (en)

A Sheriff in Georgia put up a sign letting visitors to his county know that citizens there have concealed weapons, and would use them to defend themselves. Harris County Sheriff Mike Jolley is credited with the sign, which reads, “Our citizens have concealed weapons. If you kill someone, we might kill you back.

Nouveau séisme de magnitude 6,3 en Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 04:07:00 +0200arcinfo (fr)

Tremblement de terre Un séisme de magnitude 6,3 a à nouveau frappé la Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée. Aucune victime ni aucun dégât n'étaient signalés pour le moment. Un séisme d'une magnitude de 6,3 sur l'échelle de Richter a ébranlé samedi la Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée, a rapporté l'institut géologique américain (USGS).

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