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    Nawaqali, 73, Still Misses Sister, Leba, 72

Nawaqali, 73, Still Misses Sister, Leba, 72

Sera Nawaqali, 73, still misses her beloved sister. Maria Leba, 72, was among the many Fijians who died when Tropical Cyclone Winston made landfall a year ago today. Ms Nawaqali

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    Death of ‘Bubu’ Keresi Etched In Waibuca’s Memory

Death of ‘Bubu’ Keresi Etched In Waibuca’s Memory

The painful memories of a grandmother trapped under a collapsed wall and drowning from a tidal surge will forever be with Atelina Waibuca. The 27-year-old clearly recalled the fateful night

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    Ratagau Leaves Behind Five Children, Elderly Mother

Ratagau Leaves Behind Five Children, Elderly Mother

Asenaca Tikikula, 12, was looking forward to meeting her father returning from Labasa with their Sunday lunch. It was Saturday, February 20, 2016. Severe Tropical Cyclone Winston had made landfall

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    Cyclone Winston Broke Off Vani Levacibau’s 30 years Of marriage

Cyclone Winston Broke Off Vani Levacibau’s 30 years Of marriage

Vani Levacibau and her husband Luke were inseparable. The Nasau Village in Koro couple have been married for almost 30 years. The killer storm that struck the island a year

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    PM: Never Forget the Victims

PM: Never Forget the Victims

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama was deeply saddened when told of the number of deaths brought about by severe Tropical Cyclone Winston. He was also perturbed by the destruction of homes,

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    Villagers Miss ‘Humble Man’ Seru

Villagers Miss ‘Humble Man’ Seru

Close family members and relatives of Filipe Seru, 61, still talk about his sudden death when Tropical Cyclone Winston ravaged parts of Fiji on February 20, last year. A villager,

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    Brothers Spent The Night Under A Tree

Brothers Spent The Night Under A Tree

Thoughts of her younger brother, Ravindra Lal, lying injured on the floor of their destroyed home brought back many memories for Nirmala Chand. The house remains in the same state

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    Family Will Always  Remember Son, Josefa

Family Will Always Remember Son, Josefa

A couple’s dream to raise a child were shattered when their adopted son died from an injury he suffered during the devastation of severe Tropical cyclone Winston a year ago today.

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    Naiova Dies Alone Among  The Debris

Naiova Dies Alone Among The Debris

Pauliasi Naiova probably had one of the most terrifying deaths of those who died when severe Tropical Cyclone Winston made landfall last year. Born crippled on one side of his

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Family Mourns Dad

  Family Mourns Dad

A family of Drasa outside Lautoka city are still devastated after Severe Tropical Cyclone Winston claimed the life of their

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Fallen Beam Claims Grandmother’s Life

  Fallen Beam Claims Grandmother’s Life

Vasiti Donu’s effort to protect her seven great-grandchildren during the onslaught of Tropical Cyclone Winston last year claimed her life.

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Doctor Tells of The Horror in Nasau

  Doctor Tells of The Horror in Nasau

Doctor Ravneil Singh arrived on a serene Koro Island with an abundance of supply of food and hospitality for his

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Vanuabalavu’s Village Of Death

  Vanuabalavu’s Village Of Death

Severe Tropical Cylone Winston claimed four lives in Boitaci Village, Vanuabalavu. Gauna Bale,82, his wife Salaseini Tavo, 85, Sakiusa Veiqaravi,

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Falling Block Kills Boitaci Man

  Falling Block Kills Boitaci Man

Like the many who lost their loved ones on the night of February 20 last year, Raijeli Mateiwai still misses

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Mum Was Backbone Of Family

  Mum Was Backbone Of Family

Anisi Levoki could not hold back her tears as she uttered the words “I miss my mom” The 12-year-old said

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32-Year-Old Misses Grandmother

  32-Year-Old Misses Grandmother

A Qamea Islander who watched her grandmother chopped by a roofing iron still misses the independent woman. “I still miss my

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John Birch honours late Ana, family role

  John Birch honours late Ana, family role

Tourism pioneer and former hotelier John Birch believes one of the more important aspects in the industry is family involvement.

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Outrigger takes home 3 awards, dedicates win to all 600 local staff

  Outrigger takes home 3 awards, dedicates win to all 600 local staff

Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort scooped three awards during Saturday’s 2016 ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards at the Sheraton Fiji

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Heart Surgery Gives Elima Chance To Live

  Heart Surgery Gives Elima Chance To Live

A  35-year-old mother from Wailevu could not stop thanking the Sai Prema Foundation for a new start for her 10-month-old

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Coconut Wireless: 20th Feb, 2017

  Coconut Wireless: 20th Feb, 2017

Grow up! Funny how ​some ​young girls are trying to get the attention of the ​both teenage boys and older

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Squatter Settlement Work Being Negotiated: Bala

  Squatter Settlement Work Being Negotiated: Bala

More than 40 houses in the squatter settlement of Varo in Korovutu are expected to undergo land development for proper

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Japanese Youth Never Heard of Fiji Before Visit

  Japanese Youth Never Heard of Fiji Before Visit

A Japanese youth visiting Sawani Village in Naitasiri yesterday said she did not know about Fiji until she arrived in

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19-Year Old in Court for Aggravated Robbery

  19-Year Old in Court for Aggravated Robbery

A 19-year-old man will appear at the Suva Magistrates Court today charged with one count of aggravated robbery involving a

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Minister to attend Winston service

  Minister to attend Winston service

The Australian Minister for International Development and the Pacific Concetta Fierravanti-Wells will be attending the Tropical Cyclone Winston service in

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PM to Rally Nations for Paris Agreement

  PM to Rally Nations for Paris Agreement

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama said a number of countries who were united in Paris in 2015 were pulling out of

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Fijians Star In T14 Battle

  Fijians Star In T14 Battle

Our players continue to do well in the French Top 14 matches this weekend. According to Planet Rugby, lock Leone

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Cane Growers register for direct FNPF deductions

  Cane Growers register for direct FNPF deductions

  More than 100 cane growers have registered for the direct deductions to the Fiji National Provident Fund voluntary scheme.

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Maqai scoops sustainability award

  Maqai scoops sustainability award

  The Maqai Beach Eco Resort has jumped onboard mission COP23 with the Prime Minister to curb climate change and

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Lord Works On Zone Target

  Lord Works On Zone Target

The Korovou Zone aims to lift their level of competition in this year’s season of the Northland Rugby Union. The

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