NZ’s Civil Defence Emergency Management National Controller said there was no tsunami threat to New Zealand. A trio of baby puggles have finally been born at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia Residents told to leave the Fukushima coast. The Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre says there is no threat to Australia. Drone video captures the impact of 7.8-magnitude earthquake on the Kekerengu Fault in New Zealand. Some patients have been seriously injured after reports of a fire at the Commonwealth Bank in Springvale Dam in Kaikoura breached due to nzearthquake, releasing a "large wall of water", nearby residents told to move to higher ground Civil Defence Controller John Mackie says 20,000 people evacuated from coastal communities. Still holding cordons tightNew Zealand police say at least two people have been killed in a powerful earthquake that triggered a tsunami 2 meters Tsunami hit Kaikoura NewZealand; Injuries and damege reported At least 1 dead from heart attack after powerful earthquake strikes New Zealand; additional casualties expected Obama administration makes refugee deal with Australia; unclear if Trump will accept Photos show damaged walls, upturned shelves following magnitude-7.8 earthquake in New Zealand New Zealand warns residents in low-lying areas to move to higher ground in advance of tsunami waves Wellington, New Zealand (AP) - New Zealand authorities say powerful quake has generated a tsunami, with first waves hitting South Island. Multiple reports of significant damage to buildings, reports @radionz. #NZQuakes First wave of tsunami arrives at coast of New Zealand's South Island, Civil Defense Ministry says Officials confirm a tsunami was generated by the large earthquake in New Zealand; waves could come for hours New Zealand quake revised from magnitude-7.4 to magnitude-7.8; plus entire east coast under tsunami threat A smaller Tsunami now being detected by both Wellington and Castlepoint gauges (lower North Island) New Zealand Civil Defence: anyone near east coast of the South Island should move to higher ground. Movement detected on tidal gauge in Kaikoura New Zealand issues tsunami warning after quake: officials Major earthquake that hit New Zealand revised to magnitude 6.6, epicentre was 16km deep, 20SE of Hamner Springs. Major 7.5 magnitude earthquake jolts New Zealand with damages being reported in Wellington Magnitude 7.5 earthquake hits New Zeeland US agrees to resettle Australia's refugees languishing on islands Australian Prime Minister Turnbull congratulates Donald Trump, expresses confidence that U.S.-Australian relationship will remain strong Arrested woman shocks Australian police officers by handing over a zipped bag containing a baby koala Near Victoria State Library rallying for refugee rights Australia, Indonesia consider joint ‘peace patrols’ in disputed South China Sea The world's oldest Sumatran orangutan in captivity celebrates her 60th birthday in Australia's Perth Zoo. Read more:

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21 November 2016
A trio of baby puggles have finally been born at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia
Drone video captures the impact of 7.8-magnitude earthquake on the Kekerengu Fault in New Zealand.
Some patients have been seriously injured after reports of a fire at the Commonwealth Bank in Springvale
Dam in Kaikoura breached due to nzearthquake, releasing a "large wall of water", nearby residents told to move to higher ground
New Zealand police say at least two people have been killed in a powerful earthquake that triggered a tsunami
2 meters Tsunami hit Kaikoura NewZealand; Injuries and damege reported
Obama administration makes refugee deal with Australia; unclear if Trump will accept
Photos show damaged walls, upturned shelves following magnitude-7.8 earthquake in New Zealand
New Zealand warns residents in low-lying areas to move to higher ground in advance of tsunami waves
First wave of tsunami arrives at coast of New Zealand's South Island, Civil Defense Ministry says
New Zealand quake revised from magnitude-7.4 to magnitude-7.8; plus entire east coast under tsunami threat
A smaller Tsunami now being detected by both Wellington and Castlepoint gauges (lower North Island)
US agrees to resettle Australia's refugees languishing on islands
Arrested woman shocks Australian police officers by handing over a zipped bag containing a baby koala
Near Victoria State Library rallying for refugee rights
Australia, Indonesia consider joint ‘peace patrols’ in disputed South China Sea
The world's oldest Sumatran orangutan in captivity celebrates her 60th birthday in Australia's Perth Zoo. Read more: