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Shock nationally as Solomon Islands caretaker PM loses seat

Updated 21 November 2014, 17:57 AEDT

Counting continues in the Solomon Islands election, with the biggest news of the day being caretaker prime minister Gordon Darcy Lilo unseated by his former campaign manager Jimson Tana in the seat of Gizo-Kolombangara.

PNG excited to be part of Fiji's Modi visit

Updated 20 November 2014, 17:42 AEDT

Papua New Guinea's Foreign Minister says yesterday's meeting in Fiji between Pacific leaders and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a great success.

Quiet and successful election day for Solomon Islands

Updated 19 November 2014, 17:56 AEDT

In Solomon Islands hundreds of candidates contested 50 seats and a total of 867 polling stations were available for 290,000 registered voters in today's general election.

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