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The 25th annual World Fireknife Championship at the Polynesian cultural Center this weekend featured some of the best dancers across the globe.
It first establishes the average daily intake levels of energy and micronutrients among households in Samoa, and compares these with recommended intake levels using heat maps and tables to illustrate districts and household factors which face ...
Patients in Samoa were given life-saving heart surgeries this month by a volunteer medical team from New Zealand.
Mr Osman met last week with the American Samoa business community to get their input on economic development strategies and recommendations.
The Blitzboks dug deep in their final pool match to secure their passage into the up quarterfinals where they will meet Samoa. The Blitzboks overcame Canada 31-7 to finish in second place behind Scotland, who claimed top spot in Pool A as they defeated ...
Make sure to share this healthy grain-free Samoa cupcake recipe with your friends to enjoy together. Growing up, we loved a Girl Scout Thin Mint cookie.
A Mormon church's exhibition which encourages people to superimpose their face on a Samoan warrior has been slammed as exploiting a culture for amusement.
Australia has gone down to Samoa 21-14 in its second game in Paris after a bizarre chain of events saw a red card issued to young Liam McNamara.
A hiccup has emerged for Samoa's taro crop recovery from leaf blight fungus with a new unknown virus found in seedlings.
The leader of the Muslim faith in Samoa says he translated Islam's central text into Samoan to dispel misunderstanding of the religion.
The Manu Samoa 7s team start their defence campaign of the Paris Sevens against the Vodafone Fijian 7s side on Saturday at 8pm.
NASA's Terra satellite passed over Ella on May 9 at 2210 UTC and saw a somewhat elongated center of circulation located west of American Samoa. A band of thunderstorms east of the center were affecting the U.S. territory. Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS ...
New Zealand have arranged a test match with Samoa as they prepare for the Lions series this summer. The All Blacks will play in a specially arranged "Pasifka Challenge" double-header at Eden Park in Auckland when Wales will also take on Tonga in June.
"I think firstly typically the koko Samoa prices do fluctuate from crop to crop, and depending on supply and demand of the bean that goes into making the koko Samoa. But generally speaking the drought in 2016 has affected our supply of cocoa from Samoa ...
This will allow for more negotiations with the Virgin Group that should determine the fate of the joint venture between it and the government of Samoa. The license expired at the weekend but was extended until 28 October. The Prime Minister Tuila'epa ...
"Oh well it is one of those things that we know it's a very serious situation in Samoa and other Pacific islands the number of people who die from heart disease simply because they can't afford to pay for the various kinds of operations we have.
Samoa's weather office has issued a heavy rain warning for the whole country with possible flooding in vulnerable areas.
Anthony Milford was left ruing the missed opportunity to make a statement in Samoa's 30-10 loss to England at Campbelltown Stadium on Saturday night.
They were tipped by many to pull off an upset, but in the end the script played out accordingly with Samoa outclassed by a methodical England side 30-10 in front of a bumper crowd at Campbelltown Stadium.
England have registered a convincing 30-10 victory over Samoa at Campbelltown Stadium today, taking a 14-0 lead and always looking in command to justify the decision to take the England squad for a mid-season Test match in Australia.
Tries to Ryan Hall and Stefan Ratchford have helped England open up a healthy 14-0 half-time lead over Samoa in the final game of the Pacific Test triple-header.
Samoa have sensationally grabbed third place in the Oceania U20s Championship with a 39-29 win over Fiji on Saturday night at Bond University.
Ultimately, Samoa ran out of puff in the last Test of the day after matching it with England for the first hour or so. First-half tries to Ryan Hall and Stefan Ratchford allowed England to jump out to an early lead, but Raiders tyro Joey Leilua put ...
Canberra Raiders star Joey Leilua says the "sad" demise of the City-Country fixture made it easy for him to put family heritage first for a chance to play for Samoa. The State of Origin hopeful will use Samoa's clash against England to press his claims ...
While Australia, New Zealand and England sit firmly atop the international rugby league podium, the efforts of Samoa in recent years suggests the Pacific nation are well on the way towards becoming an elite squad.
Seth Rollins' collisions with Samoa Joe have only just begun, and the two enemies are poised to produce something magical before they are done with each other.
Tongan front-rower Siosaia Vave admits he's disappointed not to be playing arch rivals Samoa in the Pacific Test on Saturday night but says Tonga will use their clash with Fiji as motivation to send a strong message to their island neighbours.
Samoan police believe a New Zealand navy sailor who has been missing in Samoa for more than a week may have fallen into the sea and been swept away.
New Zealand navy sailor missing in Samoa may have fallen into the ocean. 5:09pm. share. Source: 1 NEWS. Samoan police suspect a New Zealand man who failed to return from a day trip to a popular swimming hole a week ago, "either fell into the ocean" ...
Logistically and economically speaking, the Test between global powerhouse England and the tiny island nation of Samoa should be a mismatch.
APIA (Samoa Observer/Pacnews) - In 2016, the number of female sex workers in Samoa was estimated at around 400. The age at which some of them began sex work ranged from 13 to 21 years old.
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"I think firstly typically the koko Samoa prices do fluctuate from crop to crop, and depending on supply and demand of the bean that goes into making the koko Samoa. But generally speaking the drought in 2016 has affected our supply of cocoa from Samoa ...
"Media freedom and expression of basic human rights are noble ideas that cannot be misused by those who claim the same freedom to slander and defame others," said Rudy Bartley.
The sister of a missing New Zealand navy sailor says his family is frustrated with the lack of communication they've had from the authorities.
Brisbane Broncos five-eighth Anthony Milford is just happy to be back donning the blue and white colours of Samoa again after three years in international rugby league wilderness.
"When the Coast Guart were tracking there were four, three Chinese vessels and one Tui Samoa was the name of the other vessel," he said.
A pilot programme to test the fitness of Samoan workers travelling to Australia and New Zealand under the Recognised Seasonal Employers scheme will be begin in two week's time.
The following week, Samoa Joe defeated Chris Jericho and then called out Seth Rollins to explain that he was dead set on popping Seth's knee ligaments again; Seth was in for a world of pain at Payback.
England five-eighth George Williams has been ruled out of next weekend's rugby league Test against Samoa with a knee injury sustained in Wigan's 54-4 Super League defeat at Castleford.
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Samoa have announced their 17-man squad for next Saturday's Pacific Test match with England, with some of the biggest names in Rugby League included.
A new book containing rare photos from private albums dating back to when many Germans resided in Samoa has been released in Apia this month.
Editor's Note: Last year, photographer and writer Jess McGlothlin embarked on an exploratory trip to Samoa. Not to surf, but to fly-fish and live the island life on island time.
At the diabetic foot clinic in Samoa, 41-year-old Annie is having flesh scraped away with a scalpel from a seeping open wound on the underside of her swollen foot.
There were some glimpses of some good stuff from the Australia U20s against Samoa. Photo: ARU Media. Share. Share on facebook · Share on twitter.
"Four members of this team are based in Auckland and four members of the girld based in Samoa flew over to Auckland and played club cricket there over summer, which was really good," she said.
APIA (Samoa Observer/Pacnews) - Samoa's police Commissioner Fuiavaili'ili Egon Keil admits that it is fair to say that Samoa is one of the gateways for the smuggling of drugs to bigger countries. "But it's not just Samoa, it's the same for Tahiti ...






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