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Volcanic Eruption in Tonga
An underwater volcano erupted in Tonga (a country in the Pacific Ocean) recently. It is called the “Hunga Tonga Hunga Haapai” volcano. The eruption was huge and loud. Though the volcano was located under water and 2,383 km away, it was heard in Tonga. Also, the eruption created tsunami waves. About the volcano The volcano ..
Month: Current Affairs - January, 2022
Category: Environment Current Affairs • International / World Current Affairs
Topics: Active Volcano • Natural Disaster • new caledonia • New Zealand • Polynesia • seismic zones • Teletsunami
Referendum in New Caledonia rejects independence from France
The New Caledonia is a French territory located in southwest Pacific Ocean. It is a popular tourist spot and well known for its coral seas. The territory voted against independence from France under its new referendum that was held recently. About the Island The Island was discovered by a British Navigator James Cook in 1774. ..
Month: Current Affairs - October, 2020
Category: International / World Current Affairs
Topics: decolonisation • France • new caledonia • referendum