World’s Second-Largest Diamond Unearthed in Botswana
If diamonds are a girl's best friend, this one is her BFF. The second-largest gem-quality diamond known to man has been discovered in Botswana, Vancouver Lucara Diamond Corporation announced today. ...
Dakuwaqa's Garden - Underwater footage from Fiji & Tonga
Underwater footage shot whilst scuba diving in the Fiji islands and Tonga. Featuring colorful coral reefs, huge schools of tropical fish, sharks, humpback whales, underwater caves, scuba divers and mu...
14 Things to Know Before You Go to Zanzibar
Zanzibar isn’t like the mainland. The semi-autonomous archipelago is a 23 -mile hop from mainland Tanzania, and although it is officially part of the East African country, in almost all aspects—politi...
Theory Explains Dark Matter By Finding A Link Between Quantum Mechanics And General Relativity
A new theory developed by Lic. Stuart Marongwe of the McConnell College in Botswana takes a quantum theory approach to general relativity and explains the existence of both dark matter and dark energy...
Tonga - Tonga Introduction and Overview: history, economics, agriculture, culture
From the http://www.VideoSource.com Global Village Travel Guide and DVD, Islands of the South Pacific. Stock footage available from http://videosource.com/...
Zanzibar
Zanzibar is a semi-autonomous part of the United Republic of Tanzania, in East Africa. It comprises the Zanzibar Archipelago in the Indian Ocean, 2550 kilome...
Tonga
The remote islands of Tonga are a sailors delight and a natural wonder. The warm people and trade winds work their magic. 3 min 43 seconds The Tongan Islands...
Aden Protectorate
The Aden Protectorate (Arabic: محمية عدن‎ Maḥmiyyat ‘Adan) was a British protectorate in southern Arabia which evolved in the hinterland of the port of Aden and in the Hadramaut following th...
Aden Protectorate - Wikipedia
Bechuanaland Protectorate
The Bechuanaland Protectorate /bɛˈtʃwɑːnəˌlænd/ was a protectorate established on 31 March 1885, by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland in southern Africa. It became the Republic of Botswa...
Bechuanaland Protectorate - Wikipedia
British Cameroons
British Cameroons was a British Mandate territory in British West Africa. Today, the territory forms parts of Nigeria in West Africa and Cameroon in Central Africa.
The area of present-day Came...
British Cameroons - Wikipedia
British Central Africa Protectorate
The British Central Africa Protectorate (BCA) was a protectorate proclaimed in 1889 and ratified in 1891 that occupied the same area as present-day Malawi: it was renamed Nyasaland in 1907. B...
British Central Africa Protectorate - Wikipedia
East Africa Protectorate
East Africa Protectorate (also known as British East Africa) was an area in the African Great Lakes occupying roughly the same terrain as present-day Kenya (approximately 246,800 mi² / 6...
East Africa Protectorate - Wikipedia
Federated Malay States
The Federated Malay States (FMS) was a federation of four protected states in the Malay Peninsula—Selangor, Perak, Negeri Sembilan and Pahang—established by the British government in 1895, wh...
Federated Malay States - Wikipedia
Federation of Malaya
The Federation of Malaya (Malay: Persekutuan Tanah Melayu; Jawi: ڤرسكوتوان تانه ملايو) was a federation of 11 states (nine Malay states and two of the British Straits Settlements, Penang ...
Federation of Malaya - Wikipedia
Territory of New Guinea
The Territory of New Guinea was an Australian administered territory from 1920 until 1975. In 1949, the Territory and the Territory of Papua were established in an administrative union by the name of...
Territory of New Guinea - Wikipedia
North Borneo
North Borneo was a British protectorate under the sovereign North Borneo Chartered Company from 1882 to 1941. From 1942 to 1945, North Borneo was occupied by Japanese military forces, before ...
North Borneo - Wikipedia
Mandatory Palestine
Mandatory Palestine (Arabic: فلسطين‎ Filasṭīn; Hebrew: פָּלֶשְׂתִּינָה (א"י) Pālēśtīnā (EY), where "EY" indicates "Eretz Yisrael" (Land of Israel)) was a geopolitical entity under British ad...
Mandatory Palestine - Wikipedia
Territory of Papua
The Territory of Papua comprised the southeastern quarter of the island of New Guinea from 1883 to 1975. In 1883, the Government of Queensland annexed this territory for the British Empire. However, t...
Territory of Papua - Wikipedia
British Solomon Islands
British Solomon Islands Protectorate was first declared over the southern Solomons in 1893, when Captain Gibson R.N., of HMS Curacoa, declared the southern islands a British Protectorate...
British Somaliland
British Somaliland (Somali: Dhulka Biritishka ee Soomaaliya, Arabic: الصومال البريطاني Al-Sumal Al-Britaniy‎) was a British protectorate in present-day northwestern Somalia. For...
British Somaliland - Wikipedia
Federation of South Arabia
The Federation of South Arabia (Arabic: اتحاد الجنوب العربي‎ Ittiḥād al-Janūb al-‘Arabī) was an organization of states under British protection in what would become South Yemen. It was form...
Federation of South Arabia - Wikipedia
Protectorate of South Arabia
The Protectorate of South Arabia was a grouping of 4 states located at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula under treaties of protection with Britain. The area of the former protectorate is now p...
Protectorate of South Arabia - Wikipedia
Tanganyika Territory
Tanganyika was a United Kingdom administered territory from 1916 until 1961. The UK initially administered the territory as an occupying power with the Royal Navy and British Indian infantry seizing t...
Transjordan
Transjordan may refer to:
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Trucial States
The Trucial States (Arabic: إمارات الساحل المتصالح‎ Imārāt as-Sāhal al-Matṣālaḥ; also known as Trucial Oman, Trucial States of the Coast of Oman, the Trucial Coast, and Trucial Sheikhdoms) w...
Unfederated Malay States
The term Unfederated Malay States (Malay: Negeri-negeri Melayu Tidak Bersekutu) was the collective name given to five British protected states in the Malay peninsula in the first half of the twent...
Unfederated Malay States - Wikipedia
British Solomon Islands Protectorate Defence Force
The British Solomon Islands Protectorate Defence Force (BSIPDF) was the British colonial military force of the British Solomon Islands Protectorate (1889-1978). The Solomon Islands has not had militar...
British Central Africa Company
The British Central Africa Company Ltd was one of the four largest European-owned companies that operated in colonial Nyasaland, now Malawi. The company was incorporated in 1902 to acquire the busine...
World’s Second-Largest Diamond Unearthed in Botswana
If diamonds are a girl's best friend, this one is her BFF. The second-largest gem-quality diamond known to man has been discovered in Botswana, Vancouver Lucara Diamond Corporation announced today. ...
Zanzibar
Zanzibar (/ˈzænzɨbɑr/) is the semi-autonomous part of Tanzania in East Africa. It is composed of the Zanzibar Archipelago in the Indian Ocean, 25–50 kilometres (16–31&#...
Zanzibar - Wikipedia