England head coach Stuart Lancaster on Monday confirmed George Ford will stay at fly-half for Saturday`s clash against Australia.
A major United Nations conference on small island nations began in Samoa on Monday, with the emphasis on helping them survive the pressing challenge posed by climate change.
Asian champions Japan stunned Samoa 33-14 on Friday, registering a record seventh straight test win to strike a psychological blow before they face the Pacific islanders at next year`s World Cup.
A compound found in a medicinal tea brewed from the bark of a tree could help fight AIDS, scientists have found.
Samoa has already embraced the New Year, a day earlier than the rest of the world, to align closely with their major trading partners.
Samoa and American Samoa lied west of the international dateline until 1892.
A sudden cluster of massive earthquakes which has shaken Asia-Pacific communities and likely left thousands dead has also jolted some scientists, who are starting to question conventional thought.
The number of people confirmed dead after a devastating tsunami in Samoa and neighbouring American Samoa and Tonga has risen to 184, officials said.
Grief-stricken Samoans have poured into churches to mourn the victims of the devastating tsunami that killed more than 170 people in their nation and surrounding Pacific islands.
Samoa health officials said people who have been affected by the infectious diseases after the devastating tsunami in the South Pacific island are not coming forward for treatment.
The number of people feared killed in
the devastating tsunami that pounded the Samoa islands and
Tonga neared 190, officials have said.
The confirmed death toll from the
devastating tsunami that crashed into the Samoa islands and Tonga has risen to 170 with at least 10 more people unaccounted for, officials has said.
Rescuers reached scenes of stunning devastation after a killer tsunami obliterated Samoan island villages, killing at least 148 people and leaving scores more missing.
US emergency relief officials rushed to respond to a deadly tsunami that struck remote island groups in the Pacific Ocean, including the US territory of American Samoa.
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