Accidents and Disasters

Debris lies strewn across the floor in the kitchen of Renagi Ravu's house in the town of Kainantu, following a strong earthquake in northeastern Papua New Guinea, Sunday Sept. 11, 2022. The U.S. Geological Survey has detected a 7.6-magnitude earthqua

3 dead in 7.6-magnitude earthquake in remote Papua New Guinea

Wellington, New Zealand – At least three people have died after a powerful earthquake struck a remote part of Papua New Guinea on Sunday morning, authorities said. Others were injured and infrastructure damaged as the 7.6-magnitude tremor was felt across the Pacific nation. Three people were killed in a landslide in the gold-mining town of …

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