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The capital of the Solomon Islands, on the northwest coast of Guadalcanal.


(Placename) the capital of the Solomon Islands, on NW Guadalcanal Island. Pop: 61 000 (2005 est)


(ˌhoʊ niˈɑr ə)

the capital of the Solomon Islands, on N Guadalcanal. 26,000.
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Noun1.Honiara - national capital of Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands - the southern Solomon Islands that since 1978 form an independent state in the British Commonwealth
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This year, the maintenance began in October that involved some of the officers from the Honiara office.
Offshore Patrol Vessel HMNZS Wellington had just arrived in Honiara after sailing from New Caledonia on Friday, the vessel's commander, Lieutenant Commander Graham MacLean said in a statement.
Through the Solomon Telekom National networking, POB plans to roll out its ATM, mobile and internet banking, as well as debit cards and point of sales services, initially in Honiara and throughout the country later.
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Australia has sent 110 troops and more than 70 police officers to help quell riots that erupted in the capital Honiara after Rini, a former deputy prime minister, was elected prime minister Tuesday.
Ibrox boss Alex McLeish is sure to be angered as his player will undertake an exhausting 25,000mile round trip next month to play in Australia's World Cup qualifying play-offs against the Solomon Islands in Honiara and the return in Sydney three days later.
Honiara, Solomon Islands (ACNS, Staff) -- Six members of the Melanesian Brotherhood, an Anglican religious order, were murdered last May while they were held captive by rebel leader Harold Keke and his militia, according to police on the Solomon Islands.
The first of 13 Australian C-130 Hercules transport planes landed at the capital, Honiara, just after dawn.