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    RFMF: We’ll stay – Camp rejects  Commonwealth call over role in Govt

RFMF: We’ll stay – Camp rejects Commonwealth call over role in Govt

By MAIKA BOLATIKI The Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) will remain firm with its involvement in Government until after next year’s General Elections. This was the response from the

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    Be real, Sogavare tells Australia, NZ

Be real, Sogavare tells Australia, NZ

By MAIKA BOLATIKI Australia and New Zealand should be real on how they treat Fiji. This was the message sent to them yesterday by the former Solomon Islands Prime Minister

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    AG: Limitations to rights

AG: Limitations to rights

By MAIKA BOLATIKI Rights in the 2013 draft constitution have their limitations, the people of Naitasiri were told last night at Vunidawa. The Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, spoke about the rights

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    State considers amendment

State considers amendment

By FONUA TALEI The State’s counsel is considering increasing the charge against a Fiji Sun accounts clerk from manslaughter to murder. Roneel Chand, is accused of setting his wife on

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    Life for 3 murders

Life for 3 murders

By FONUA TALEI “Whether the allegations were true or not we will never know,” a judge said yesterday of claims a murderer made about his wife. These were the sentiments

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    Judge tells state lawyer: be clear

Judge tells state lawyer: be clear

By FONUA TALEI High Court judge Justice Paul Madigan advised a state lawyer yesterday to seek instructions from the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) regarding a rape case involving a

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    Trial, 2014

Trial, 2014

By FONUA TALEI Four men charged in relation to the alleged theft of water meters will go on trial in May next year. The accused persons Josese Caginiliwalala, Sunia Malewa,

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    Bail given

Bail given

By FONUA TALEI A convicted former Police Inspector, who had previously been considered a flight risk by the High Court in Suva, was released on bail yesterday morning. The 33-year-old

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    Lau Shipping works to pay debts, start sailing

Lau Shipping works to pay debts, start sailing

By ANA SOVARAKI The Lau Shipping Company is paying off its debts in order to get the Lau Trader vessel to sail as soon as possible. Company director Viliame Cavubati

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Sex assault father faces sentencing

  Sex assault father faces sentencing

By FONUA TALEI “You brought into this world a girl who has turned against you. Children are our treasure. If

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Diabetes claims 5000 in 5 years

  Diabetes claims 5000 in 5 years

By ARISHMA DEVI During the past five years, the Ministry of Health has recorded more than 5000 deaths due to

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Preserve culture through good education: Jitoko

  Preserve culture through good education: Jitoko

By FARISHA AHMED More work is needed to improve government schools, said chief guest, Filimoni Jitoko, at the Fijian Teachers

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Enforcement training for officers

  Enforcement training for officers

By FARISHA AHMED The Land Transport Authority organised a one- day E-Ticketing Enforcement Officers Training Workshop on Monday at their

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Scouts commend leaders during meet

  Scouts commend leaders during meet

By RINU SHYYAM The Fiji Scouts Association held its annual general meeting at Government House in Suva yesterday. It was

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Ministry of Lands holds public consultations

  Ministry of Lands holds public consultations

By RINU SHYYAM The Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources is having face to face public consultations in the Central

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MSG group consults

  MSG group consults

By FARISHA AHMED The Melanesian Spearhead Group’s Eminent Persons Group yesterday met with Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ratu Inoke Kuboubola,

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Enforcement begins today

  Enforcement begins today

By FARISHA AHMED The Land Transport Authority’s e-ticketing enforcement period begins today, May 1, countrywide. Twenty-two Land Transport Authority officers

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Colgate boosts mums

  Colgate boosts mums

By FARISHA AHMED Colgate-Palmolive (Fiji) Ltd, together with the Ministry of Health, launched ‘Mum, Me Too’ yesterday at the Nuffield

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$2 e-card selling fast, deadline extended

  $2 e-card selling fast, deadline extended

By FARISHA AHMED The $2 bus fare e-cards’ cut-off date has been extended and they are selling fast,service provider Foneology

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Partnership with Sri Lankan experts to boost port operations in Suva and Lautoka

  Partnership with Sri Lankan experts to boost port operations in Suva and Lautoka

By ROSI DOVIVERATA A Sri Lankan conglomerate, Aitken Spence PLC, has taken over the management of Ports Terminal Limited, a

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New cane varieties get ok, boost for farmers

  New cane varieties get  ok, boost for farmers

Source:     RNZI Two new sugarcane varieties are expected to be introduced to cane farmers. The Sugar Research Institute of

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Submarine maker appoints Manoa

  Submarine maker appoints Manoa

By ROSI DOVIVERATA Ratu Manoa Rasigatale has been appointed to the advisory board of the Melanesian Trading Company Ltd (TMTC).

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Unions call on player agent issue

  Unions call on  player agent issue

By ANASILINI RATUVA Calls have been made to Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) board director finance Napolioni Batimala to resign. In

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FMF plans to revamp facilities

  FMF plans  to revamp  facilities

‘Once the due decisions are taken, that is the time when we will really make it public and announce it

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Savusavu 7s set to go

  Savusavu 7s set to go

By SITERI NAVUTOVUTO Savusavu is looking forward to host the best 7s rugby teams in the country at Ratu Ganilau

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FijiCare introduce latest tech in report

  FijiCare introduce latest tech in report

By ROSI DOVIVERATA FijiCare Insurance Limited has released its annual report for 2012 and chairman. Philipp Thomas highlighted that they

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Army seal rugby deal

  Army seal rugby deal

By SITERI NAVUTOVUTO The Army rugby team’s hope to create history at this year’s centennial celebration by winning the Fiji

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FNRL looks to the future

  FNRL looks to the future

By SITERI NAVUTOVUTO The Fiji National Rugby League hopes to set up a programme to cater for young rugby league

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Naitasiri recall former reps

  Naitasiri recall former reps

By ANASILINI RATUVA The Naitasiri rugby union has recalled its former reps into its 70-member training squad after the trials

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