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Apr 27, 2018
Archaeologists in Peru find remains of over 140 youngsters, claim it is site of 'world's biggest child sacrifice'Archaeologists in Peru have found evidence of the biggest-ever sacrifice of children, uncovering the remains of more than 140 youngsters who were slain alongside 200 llamas as part of a ritual offering some 550 years ago
Apr 17, 2018
Rare earth minerals found in Japanese island's mud could drastically transform global economy, claims studyAn estimated 16 million tonnes of mud containing massive, "semi-infinite" stores of valuable rare earth minerals, found in a small Japanese island in the Pacific Ocean could alter global economy, a new study has revealed.
Mar 09, 2018
Bones found on Pacific island likely those of famed aviatrix Amelia Earhart who disappeared in 1937, says studyBones found on a remote South Pacific island that were originally believed to be those of a man may in fact be those of famed aviatrix Amelia Earhart
Feb 07, 2018
Beijing establishing real-time global ocean observation network, says Chinese mediaChina is establishing its first global real-time ocean observation network covering most parts of the Pacific, Indian Ocean and the South China Sea.
Jan 15, 2018
Thousands evacuated in Philippines as Mount Mayon volcano erupts three times in 24 hoursThousands of people have been moved to safe shelters following the eruption of Mt Mayon in the Philippines, police said
Dec 09, 2017
Japanese envoy terms India 'indispensable strategic partner,' says bilateral relations are at their 'best ever'Stating that the focus on strategic issues is shifting from the Pacific Ocean to India and the Indian Ocean, Japanese Ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu has said that his country has placed India at the centre of its Indo-Pacific policy.
Dec 04, 2017
Indian-origin US financier killed in shark attack while scuba diving off Costa Rican islandAn Indian-origin US financier has been killed in a shark attack while scuba diving off a Costa Rican island in the Pacific Ocean, officials said.
Nov 22, 2017
US Navy aircraft with 11 on board crashes off Japanese coast; rescue operations underwayA military aircraft with 11 people aboard has crashed into the Philippine Sea while en route to an aircraft carrier, the US said on Wednesday, the latest accident to hit its armed forces in East Asia.
Oct 26, 2017
Take North Korea's atmospheric nuclear test threat 'literally', warns Pyongyang diplomatThe recent warning from North Korea of a possible atmospheric nuclear test over the Pacific Ocean should be taken literally, a senior North Korean official said.
Sep 28, 2017
Bali volcano sparks widespread panic in Indonesia, nearly 100,000 flee islandThe exodus from a menacing volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali is nearing 100,000 people, a disaster official said on Wednesday.