A Singaporean man who was stranded at sea for three months after being turned away by three countries amid the coronavirus pandemic has been rescued by the Fijian navy, according to reports. Wong Tetchoong, 59, set off on a planned three-year sailing adventure from Singapore on his yacht on Feb. 2, but the global outbreak...
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A powerful tropical cyclone battered the South Pacific island nation of Fiji on Wednesday, witnesses said, destroying buildings and causing injuries in Suva, the capital, pressuring a population already bracing for the coronavirus outbreak.
Tropical Cyclone Harold lashed the South Pacific island of Vanuatu for a second day on Tuesday, ripping off roofs and downing telecommunications, and was moving towards Fiji where it is expected to slightly weaken.
Two members of the Fiji national rugby team were arrested after allegedly breaking a 14-day quarantine set up by the island country in order to contain the coronavirus. “We strongly condemn the behavior of these two players and their disregard for lawful instructions to self-isolate themselves,” Fiji Rugby Union chief executive John O’Connors said in...
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