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    Cane Crush Already Nine Per Cent Better Than Last Year

Cane Crush Already Nine Per Cent Better Than Last Year

All three Sugar mills in Fiji have commenced 2018 crushing season with over 180,000 tonnes of sugarcane crushed by July 23. This is 9 per cent above of what was

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    Fiji Secures International Conference For Electro Technology

Fiji Secures International Conference For Electro Technology

Tourism Fiji is pleased to announce that the Electro-Technology Conference, hosted by the National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA), will take place from July 27-31. The conference, which is expecting

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    No Charges Against Government MP

No Charges Against Government MP

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Christopher Pryde, (DPP) has decided that no charges will be laid against government Member of Parliament Howard Politini in relation to a complaint of criminal

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    Letters To The Editor 25th July,2018

Letters To The Editor 25th July,2018

Salute Our Boys Timoci Gaunavinaka, Nausori. Earlier this year I wrote an article on this column stating that the Fiji Sevens Team were at the doorway of unparalleled opportunity  to

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    Judge Rules On Whether Police Can Be Sued

Judge Rules On Whether Police Can Be Sued

The High Court in Lautoka has cleared a line on whether police officers can be sued for damages by acquitted persons in criminal cases. And it has been ruled that

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    Job Evaluation Case Awaits Judgment

Job Evaluation Case Awaits Judgment

The judgment in a job evaluation case between the Fiji Teachers Union and Ministry of Education, Heritage and Arts will be delivered on August 10 in the High Court. Written

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    Navy Officer Demoted, Three Others Fined

Navy Officer Demoted, Three Others Fined

A Fijian Navy officer has been demoted and fined along with three others over the grounding of the navy ship (RFNS) Kiro on July 14, 2016. Lieutenant Samuela Cikaitoga, who

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    All Races, Different, Cultures, Faith Welcomed, Says Reddy

All Races, Different, Cultures, Faith Welcomed, Says Reddy

The 2013 Constitution protects the right of all Fijians to freedom of expression in all aspects of community life, including in the practice of religion. This assurance was reiterated by

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    MENINGOCOCCAL Vaccine Nurses Visit Schools To Immunise Students

MENINGOCOCCAL Vaccine Nurses Visit Schools To Immunise Students

Six teams of nurses are visiting schools in Macuata province in Vanua Levu to protect every child and adolescent against meningococcal disease. Acting sub-divisional medical officer Rachel Devi said the

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The Ocean Heritage And Arts Festival ‘Builds Opportunity’

  The Ocean Heritage And Arts  Festival ‘Builds Opportunity’

Anaseini Waqatabu says the Ocean Heritage and Arts Festival has given her an opportunity to promote her voivoi products. And

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Why Kindy Teaching Vital: Education Officer

  Why Kindy Teaching Vital: Education Officer

Serenia Seru says the emotional, social, spiritual, intellectual and peaceful development of our children has a direct effect on the

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Nutrition, Hygiene Must Be Taught Early In Life: Health Inspector

  Nutrition, Hygiene Must Be Taught Early In Life: Health Inspector

Parents and kindergarten teachers were reminded of the importance of introducing healthy nutrition and routines early in a child’s life.

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Padarath, Lawyer Found Guilty

  Padarath, Lawyer Found Guilty

A Suva man and a lawyer charged with forgery have been found guilty by Chief Magistrate Usaia Ratuvili. Benjamin Padarath

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A DAY OF SHAME

  A DAY OF SHAME

Commissioner of Police Brigadier-General Sitiveni Qiliho has described a spate of attacks on Police officers in the southern and eastern

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Upgrade Of Mains Increase Water Flow

  Upgrade Of Mains Increase Water Flow

Upgrade works on water mains along Sonaisali Road in Nadi will be completed today. A team of officials from Water

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Manasa Tagicakibau Is New Envoy To China

  Manasa Tagicakibau Is New Envoy To China

Manasa Tagicakibau was sworn in yesterday as the new head of the Fijian diplomatic mission to the People’s Republic of

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Analysis: FNPF Is Out Of The Picture

  Analysis: FNPF Is Out Of The Picture

The recent court case against the iTaukei Land Trust Board (TLTB) has nothing to do with the acquisition of Sheraton

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NZDF Helps Recover Cocaine Cache

  NZDF Helps Recover Cocaine Cache

The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has assisted Fijian authorities to retrieve more than 12 kilograms of cocaine, found on

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Between The Lines

  Between The Lines

A boot to treasure Although the Fiji Airways Sevens team failed to win the prize in the Rugby World Cup

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Medical Check-Up For Drug Charges Woman

  Medical Check-Up For Drug Charges Woman

High Court Judge Justice Aruna Aluthge approved Yvette Dainne Nikolic’s request for a medical examination after she claimed to have

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RFNS Kikau Home After Repair Works

  RFNS Kikau Home After Repair Works

The Republic of Fijian Navy Ship Kikau is back in the hands of the Fiji Navy after a significant restorative

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Indonesia Reaffirms Fiji Ties

  Indonesia Reaffirms Fiji Ties

The Indonesian Government has reaffirmed its stance to continue economic co-operation with Fiji. Speaking to 10 foreign journalists in Jakarta

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Man Dead After Vehicle Veers Off Road In Navua

  Man Dead After Vehicle Veers Off Road In Navua

Police have confirmed that a man in his 30’s has died after the vehicle he was driving veered off the

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Tilak High Explores Horror Genre

  Tilak High Explores Horror Genre

Tilak High School has decided to move away from social issues and is doing a hor­ror film for this year’s

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Gonewai Clarifies Berthing Issue

  Gonewai Clarifies Berthing Issue

Suva Harbour Master and acting chief operating officer, Captain Laisiasa Gonewai has clarified the berthing arrangement at the Suva Port

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Never Quit When It Gets Tough’

  Never Quit When It Gets Tough’

A Western Division school is urging members of the public not to give up no matter what the circumstances may

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Study, Explore And Succeed With A USP Qualification

  Study, Explore And Succeed With A USP Qualification

The University of the South Pacific (USP) has an estab­lished and well-functioning International Office, which is the first point of

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New Zealand Rally Participants Arrive in Savusavu

  New Zealand Rally Participants Arrive in Savusavu

Two couples from South Africa were happy to arrive in their yacht Toccata at Savusavu Bay in the northern divi­sion

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Medical Services Also Available At Raiwaqa, Lami And Makoi Health Centres

  Medical Services Also Available At Raiwaqa, Lami And Makoi Health Centres

National Blood and Ambulance Services manager Josefa Bolaqace has confirmed that the Raiwaqa, Lami and Makoi Health Centres would be

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