Tuesday, 19 October 2021

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Powerful earthquake hits central Papua New Guinea

A magnitude-7.5 earthquake struck south-west of Porgera on early Monday morning. (Geoscience Australia Earthquakes)   WELLINGTON: A powerful 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck Papua New Guinea’s Southern Highlands province, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, prompting oil and gas companies to immediately suspend operations in the energy-rich interior. The tremor hit near ...

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