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    Grant Ends Chand Family’s Struggle

Grant Ends Chand Family’s Struggle

Maureen Mukeshni Chand and her family watched Tropical Cyclone Winston destroy their home in 2016 in Qalitu, Lautoka, with just the flooring of their home left unscathed. She worked at

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    MP Singh Appears As Witness In FICAC Case

MP Singh Appears As Witness In FICAC Case

Government MP, Balmindar Singh appeared at the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday as a prosecution witness in a FICAC case against one Vishal Chand. He appeared before Magistrate Joji Boseiwaqa. On

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    Raj: All Rights Observes in SODELPA Youth Leader Arrest

Raj: All Rights Observes in SODELPA Youth Leader Arrest

The director of the Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission Ashwin Raj met with the SODELPA Youth leader who has been arrested for an alleged breach of Section 66 and 67

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    RFMF Warns Former Peacekeepers About SODELPA Leader’s Motives

RFMF Warns Former Peacekeepers About SODELPA Leader’s Motives

The Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) is concerned with SODELPA President Sitiveni Rabuka’s close involvement with the Fiji ex-Peacekeepers And Action Trustee Association (FPAATA). This is after a meeting

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    Electoral Commission Dismisses Claims Of Poll Irregularities, Praises Saneem

Electoral Commission Dismisses Claims Of Poll Irregularities, Praises Saneem

The Electoral Commission has dismissed claims of irregularities in the 2014 General Election by Opposition parties. Commission chairperson Suresh Chandra said yesterday they found that parties claiming these had failed

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    Letters To The Editor, 28th June 2017

Letters To The Editor, 28th June 2017

Inconsiderate drivers Spencer Robinson, Suva While taking an early morning walk along Grantham Road in Raiwaqa, it was appalling to note that some motorists were travelling at a considerably high

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    Time To Act Is Now To Prevent Future Sexual Offending By Those In Positions Of Authority

Time To Act Is Now To Prevent Future Sexual Offending By Those In Positions Of Authority

Suva High Court Judge Salesi Temo spoke out clearly on the seriousness of sexual offences like rape. When he sentenced Pastor Jone Rabuno Cokanauto yesterday to 20 years imprisonment with

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    ANZ Fiji Excellence In Tourism Awards Launch Next Week

ANZ Fiji Excellence In Tourism Awards Launch Next Week

The ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards (FETA) will be launched with its naming rights sponsor ANZ in Suva next week. This will be the 21st season of FETA providing

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    FijiCare’s 378,606 Shares

FijiCare’s 378,606 Shares

FijiCare Insurance Ltd (FIL), through its Dividend Reinvestment Scheme, has quoted an additional 378,606 shares at $0.68 per share on the SPSE trading platform during pre-open session yesterday. This was

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Trade Facilitation Programme Vital For Fiji

  Trade Facilitation Programme Vital For Fiji

The implementation of the Trade Facilitation Programme (TFA) is expected to increase trade opportunities for Fijian businesses. This is through

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Farmer Earns $20k With Tobacco

  Farmer Earns $20k With Tobacco

Forty-year-old Votualevu farmer, Dhirendra Nath,  has no regrets being a farmer. Mr Nath, who has been a tobacco farmer for

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Law Report Enables Easy Access to System

  Law Report Enables Easy Access to System

The newly-launched Fiji Law Reports will help people have a better and easier access to the law system in the

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13 Years+ Term For 20.5kg Colombian Cocaine Importer

  13 Years+ Term For 20.5kg Colombian Cocaine Importer

A Colombian national convicted for importing 20.5kg cocaine into the country in 2014 was jailed for 13 years and 11 months

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Development Forum signs on for Green Growth Help

  Development Forum signs on for Green Growth Help

An agreement will enable the Pacific Islands Development Forum to access Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) expertise and apply it

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Concierge Auctions To Sell Fiji’s Secluded Paradise Retreats

  Concierge Auctions To Sell Fiji’s Secluded Paradise Retreats

New York City-based Concierge Auctions will sell two secluded paradise retreats in Fiji later this week. Concierge Auctions is the

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Rewa In Vanua Semis

  Rewa In Vanua Semis

Rewa cemented a place in the Vodafone Vanua Championship semifinals when they convincingly beat Serua 26-6 at Burebasaga last Saturday.

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Interplast Team Offer Free Surgery, Consultation

  Interplast Team Offer Free Surgery, Consultation

An Australian, New Zealand medical team specialised in general plastic and reconstructive surgical services will be offering free consultations and

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From Rugby Rookie to Netball Marama Vou

  From Rugby Rookie to Netball Marama Vou

Raijieli Daveua is setting the bar for female athletes in Fiji. The Yasawa native is a rare, multi-talented breed competing

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Fiji Roads Authority Motorists Warned To Drive Slow

  Fiji Roads Authority Motorists Warned To Drive Slow

Motorists travelling along the Grantham Road outside Suva are warned to be cautious while using the road this week. Fiji

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Pedestrian Paths And Road Works In Seaqaqa

  Pedestrian Paths And Road Works In Seaqaqa

Vulivutu Road in Seaqaqa, Vanua Levu, has undergone 280metres of road upgrade to ensure improved access for the new National

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Carina Hull Appointed Independent Director For Vision Investments

  Carina Hull Appointed Independent Director For Vision Investments

Vision Investments Ltd has appointed Carina Hull as the third independent director of the company, in compliance with the board

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Kiwi Best Ready For Copeland

  Kiwi Best Ready For Copeland

New Zealand’s javelin rep Ben Langton-Burnell aims to make his mark against Fiji’s Leslie Copeland in the Oceania Area Athletics

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Hill Gears Up For Oceania Champs

  Hill Gears Up For Oceania Champs

Pizza King & Wishbone Fiji amateur boxing captain Winston Hill and trainer Napoleon Taumoepeau have arrived in the Gold Coast,

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Macuata Formulates Anti-litter By-law

  Macuata Formulates Anti-litter By-law

Littering outside Labasa Town has prompted the Macuata Local Authority to formulate a regulation as part of its anti-litter long-term

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I Would Have Gone To Suva To Get Info, Says Grateful Villager

  I Would Have Gone To Suva To Get Info, Says Grateful Villager

Epi Naulu, 74, lives in Sese Village, some distance from Saqani Village where the Saqani Roadshow was held last week.

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Ali Returns To Fight Mudaliar

  Ali Returns To Fight Mudaliar

Australia-based Shameer Ali is back in the country to feature in the Canada Fiji Southern Boxing Promotions programme on Friday.

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TheRelatiV Introduces Indie Rock in Thurston Festival

  TheRelatiV Introduces Indie Rock in Thurston Festival

TheRelatiV is an emerging family band that will be showcasing their Indie rock genre in the upcoming Thurston Food and

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Fiji – Queensland Dialogue

  Fiji – Queensland Dialogue

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama will lead a high-level delegation to attend the Fiji-Queensland Trade and Investment Symposium at the Stamford

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USP Focuses On Improving TVET Tertiary Courses

  USP Focuses On Improving TVET Tertiary Courses

Improving tertiary education in the country is the University of the South Pacific’s priority. Twenty four technical, vocational education and

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