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    Breaking Barriers

Breaking Barriers

A hearing-impaired student is confident to break all barriers as he embarks on one of his most challenging journeys to complete his Masters in Human Rights. Krishneer Sen, 28, is

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    Alleged Nasinu Rapist Wanted For Other Cases

Alleged Nasinu Rapist Wanted For Other Cases

Meni Raitekiteki, 20, who was charged for allegedly raping a 74-year-old woman in Nasinu, was also wanted for a series of break-ins and robberies. Police prosecutor Subramani Naidu told Magistrate

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    Two Drug Accused Could Have Connection, Court Told

Two Drug Accused Could Have Connection, Court Told

The $100 million drug bust case is likely to be consolidated with another matter which is before the High Court in Lautoka. Nadi businessman Praneel Chandran Reddy, 36, who was

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    All New Uni  Programmes to be Registered

All New Uni Programmes to be Registered

All programmes taught in universities around the country should first be registered with the Fiji Higher Education Commission (FHEC), says chairman Richard Wah. He made this statement while opening a

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    Lautoka Drug Duo Take Plea

Lautoka Drug Duo Take Plea

Joseph Abourizk and Josese Muriwaqa charged with a count each of unlawful possession of illicit drugs took their plea at the High Court in Lautoka yesterday. Both were represented by

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    Church Conference Profits Saini

Church Conference Profits Saini

Saini Maramanibola of Nailega Village, Tailevu, has found a profitable way to help her family, thanks to the Methodist Church’s Festival for Praising God in Hymns and Gifts at Furnival

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    26 New Ministers Will be Ordained

26 New Ministers Will be Ordained

The Methodist Church has announced that 26 new ministers will be ordained next Wednesday. The announcement was made at the Methodist Church’s Festival for Praising God in Hymns and Gifts

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    MPs Back  E-learning

MPs Back E-learning

Yesterday’s student Parliament sat to debate two important motions. The session was delayed as facilitators from the parliamentary secretariat did some last-minute adjustments and coaching. However, the speakers were well-prepared,

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    Mar Lauds Tonga trip

Mar Lauds Tonga trip

A final-year journalism student of The University of the South Pacific (USP) has returned from covering the third Pacific Meteorological Council meeting in Nuku’alofa, Tonga. The meeting was from July

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ACS Duo Carry on Legacy

  ACS Duo Carry on Legacy

It was a nervous day for 50 high school students at yesterday’s student Parliament sitting. However, Joyce Seruiratu, the daughter

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Branching into Realm of Vedam Chanting

  Branching into Realm  of Vedam Chanting

For the very first time the Sathya Sai Service Organisation is branching into the realm of the ancient tradition of

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‘Wonderful Experience’

  ‘Wonderful Experience’

Adriana Shankar, 15, was lost for words when she was crowned 2015 Vodafone Hibiscus Festival Teen Queen on Thursday night.

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Vodafone King Hibiscus Contestant Profile: Mr Triple 3

  Vodafone King Hibiscus Contestant Profile: Mr Triple 3

Timoci Tabaka Age: 22 Representing: Mr Triple 3 Originally from: Tailevu, Nakelo, Naselai Schools attended: Vunimono Primary and High School

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Danielle is Princess

  Danielle is Princess

An aspiring lawyer believes that gaining exposure through her participation in the Vodafone Hibiscus Festival will pave the way to

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Vodafone Hibiscus King Profile: Mr Trendy Fashion, Mr Krish Amusement

  Vodafone Hibiscus King Profile: Mr Trendy Fashion, Mr Krish Amusement

Timoci Tupua Age: 22 Representing: Mr Trendy Fashion. Occupation: Student. Originally from: Nasaqalau Village, Lakeba, Lau. Schools attended: Latter-Day Saints

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Littering Continues

  Littering Continues

Our ‘National Shame’ campaign continues and it’s discouraging to see that people visiting the Vodafone Hibiscus Festival at the Carpenters

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Vodafone Hibiscus King Profiles: Mr Design Shop, Mr Car Valley Solar

  Vodafone Hibiscus King Profiles: Mr Design Shop, Mr Car Valley Solar

  Kusitino Tabaiwalu Age: 27 Representing: Mr Cal Valley Solar Occupation: Youth worker Originally from: Coral Coast, Nadroga Schools attended:

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Health Ministry Fights Antimicrobial Resistance

  Health Ministry Fights Antimicrobial Resistance

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MoHMS) has begun consultations with stakeholders to formulate strategies to combat the emergence

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Boat Master Training for Malomalo Youths

  Boat Master Training for Malomalo Youths

Sixty-seven young people of Malomalo District in Nadroga now have a chance to earn money from their marine resources to

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‘Equality, Inclusiveness Vital for Nation Building’

  ‘Equality, Inclusiveness  Vital for Nation Building’

The Assistant Minister for Youth and Sports,  Iliesa Delana, has emphasised inclusiveness and equality in the rural villages in Nadroga

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Two Missing At Sea, Two Found

  Two Missing At Sea, Two Found

Two people remain missing at sea after they left Suva last Saturday to buy bêche-de-mer in Kadavu. Two of their

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First Bhajan For Methodist Hymnfest

  First Bhajan For Methodist Hymnfest

For the very first time an Indian devotional song or Bhajan was performed yesterday at the Methodist Church’s Festival for

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Navua Road Upgrades

  Navua Road Upgrades

The Naitonitoni Road entrance that leads into Navua Town off the Queens Highway is undergoing a facelift. According to Phil

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Ratu Epeli Lauds Timely Event

  Ratu Epeli Lauds Timely Event

President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau yesterday expressed delight that Fiji hosted the Centre for Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the

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Our Team Study Best

  Our Team Study Best

Fiji Sun press crew members yesterday at the big annual conference of New Zealand newspaper printers, SWUG, in Rotorua. Yesterday

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Expert: Translate OHS Laws To Workforce

  Expert: Translate OHS Laws To Workforce

Resident magistrate who sits on such bodies as the Employment Relations Tribunal, Andrew See, believes that Fiji has a bigger

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‘OHS Workshop Vital’

  ‘OHS Workshop Vital’

In order to improve productivity, it is most important that we develop and maintain a successful safety and healthy work

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Climate Refugees Focus For Talks

  Climate Refugees Focus For Talks

Climate change and infrastructure development dominated a meeting in Suva between the acting Prime Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum and the new

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Special Consultative Forum Held

  Special Consultative Forum Held

A special two-day local Government consultative forum, focusing on local government issues, had begun yesterday at the Hexagon Hotel in

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