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#New Caledonia

# new-caledonia - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Tsunami warning as magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes off New Caledonia

There were no immediate reports of damage from the earthquake.

# new-caledonia - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Australian kitesurfer savaged to death in shark attack

There were 98 shark attacks globally last year – the highest number ever recorded.

# new-caledonia - Friday 3 June, 2016

Kitesurfer has heel torn off in shark attack off Pacific tourist island

The kitesurfer said he thought he was going to die.

# new-caledonia - Friday 23 November, 2012

Scientists can't find Pacific island called Sandy

“It’s on Google Earth and other maps so we went to check and there was no island. We’re really puzzled. It’s quite bizarre,” said the explorer.