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    Rebuilding Main Focus Of  2016-17 Budget Says AG

Rebuilding Main Focus Of 2016-17 Budget Says AG

Intensifying the rebuilding effort after Tropical Cyclone Winston and developing enduring climate-change mitigation measures will be the top priorities in a Budget that will also foster a continuation of Fiji’s

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    Flying Pacific Flag In Rio

Flying Pacific Flag In Rio

Fiji will fly the Pacific flag for sevens rugby at the 2016 Rio Olympics in August. This came after island nations Samoa and Tonga failed to qualify during the Monaco

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    PM: More Swim Facilities

PM: More Swim Facilities

Government plans to build more swimming facilities throughout the country. This was announced by the Prime Minister Voreqe Banimarama while opening the 11th Oceania Swimming Championships at Damodar City Aquatic

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    Murphy Charged For Rape Of Volunteer

Murphy Charged For Rape Of Volunteer

This matter was called today (21.06.16) at the Suva High Court before Justice Wengapulli. Eddie Murphy is charged with one count of Rape of an overseas volunteer. He is alleged

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    Chainsaw Operator Dead After Mishap

Chainsaw Operator Dead After Mishap

A 49 year old chainsaw operator of Naboubuco village, Naitasiri died after a tree fell on him at the forest near Nasoqo Village on Sunday morning 19/06/16. The deceased along

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    Navosa Farmers Face Charges

Navosa Farmers Face Charges

Ten Navosa farmers, charged with unlawful cultivation of illicit drugs, appeared at the Sigatoka Magistrates Court yesterday. They appeared  before Magistrate Tomasi Bainivalu. They are the first people brought to

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    Naupoto Wants More Women To Join Military

Naupoto Wants More Women To Join Military

The Commander of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces, Rear Admiral Viliame Naupoto said one of the main tasks during his tenure was to recruit more women. According to the

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    Be Positive: RFMF Commander

Be Positive: RFMF Commander

The Commander of the Republic of Fiji Military Force (RFMF), Rear Admiral Viliame Naupoto has told members of the RFMF, to be positive to fit into the new Fiji that

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    Interpol Alerted On Missing Russian Couple

Interpol Alerted On Missing Russian Couple

Interpol has been alerted as the search for a missing Russian couple intensifies. Chief of Intelligence and Crime SSP Luke Navela confirmed this yesterday. It is believed this was done

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Australians Fined $100 Each After Being Caught With Marijuana

  Australians Fined $100 Each After Being Caught With Marijuana

Two Australians were fined $100 each yesterday after being convicted of unlawful possession of illicit drugs – marijuana – at

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Top Three Tell Why They Should Be SODELPA Party Leader

  Top Three Tell Why They Should Be SODELPA Party Leader

The three front-runners in SODELPA’s leadership battle yesterday disclosed why they should be party leader. Former prime minister Sitiveni Rabuka,

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ATM Card Gang Get 35 Months

  ATM Card Gang Get 35 Months

Six Chinese nationals who were found with 384 ATM cards and $22,807 by Police in Lautoka last December wept openly

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Mrs Naupoto Proud Of Husband’s Achievement

  Mrs Naupoto Proud Of Husband’s Achievement

After meeting the love of her life in 1985, Lilian Naupoto is ever grateful to God for blessing her with

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Pupils Reminded Of Family Values

  Pupils Reminded Of Family Values

  Remember the good values taught at home by your parents as they are the source of light that can

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Interesting Times Ahead For SODELPA

  Interesting Times Ahead For SODELPA

It’s all systems go in SODELPA right now. The contest for party leadership appears to have revived the party which

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New Lanes Open In Nadi

  New Lanes Open In Nadi

The two newly constructed lanes on the Namaka Corridor of Queens Road in Nadi are now open for motorists to

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Duo Receives Civil Marriage Celebrant Certificates

  Duo Receives Civil Marriage Celebrant Certificates

  Attorney General and Minister of Finance Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday said there were plans to open new offices for registration

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Midwives’ Roles Acknowledged

  Midwives’ Roles Acknowledged

 The role of midwives in our societies was yesterday acknowledged at the opening of the 75th International “Midwifery Today” Conference

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Title Of Bill Misleading, Says Kaloumaira

  Title Of Bill Misleading, Says Kaloumaira

The title of Heritage Bill 2016 is misleading, says iTaukei Trust Fund Board chief executive officer Isoa Kaloumaira. “The Bill’s

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Portable Sawmill To Assist In Rebuilding Of Homes

  Portable Sawmill To Assist In Rebuilding Of Homes

A portable sawmill was handed over to the people of Vanuabalavu by the Minister of Fisheries and Forests, Osea Naiqamu

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Be Up To Par With Modern Policing, Says Deputy Commissioner

  Be Up To Par With Modern Policing, Says Deputy Commissioner

We want honest, reliable and trusted Police officers, says Deputy Commissioner of Police Isikeli Ligairi The Deputy Commissioner made these

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Board Wants Extension For Submissions

  Board Wants Extension For Submissions

The iTaukei Trust Fund Board yesterday requested an extension for the submissions made on the Heritage Bill 2016. Board chief

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Tourism Industry Concerned About Fiji Becoming An Expensive Destination

  Tourism Industry Concerned About Fiji Becoming An Expensive Destination

The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association has raised serious concerns about rising perception that Fiji is becoming an expensive destination

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Discipline Starts At Home

  Discipline Starts At Home

You can’t expect a child to behave in school if they are not disciplined at home says Director Child Services,

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Vision Investments Declares $6m Interim Dividends

  Vision Investments Declares $6m Interim Dividends

Vision Investments Limited has declared a second interim dividend of $0.584 per ordinary share amounting to $6,060,134 for the financial

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Show Support Fiji: Rova

  Show Support Fiji: Rova

The first day of the Oceania Swimming Championships kicked off with a slow start due to the chilly weather at

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Letters To The Editor, June 21, 2016

  Letters To The Editor, June 21, 2016

Fiji Football squad selection Nilesh Lal, Suva The Fiji football national coach, Frank Farina, has caused a huge uproar on

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Worth The Struggle: Colombini

  Worth The Struggle: Colombini

Alessandra Colombini days of training was all worth it. This was after she won the first gold medal in the

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First Gold To Jack Braizer

  First Gold To Jack Braizer

Australia’s Jack Braizer was the first athlete to win a gold medal in the 2016 Oceania Swimming Championship yesterday. Braizer

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