14 Sep 2015

El Nino tightens grip on Pacific

From , 5:03 am on 14 September 2015

The governor of Chimbu Province in Papua New Guinea says the effects of El Niño there are so severe schools have closed, public servants aren't working and the hospital has shut its doors.

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