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    FCOSS Steps Forward

FCOSS Steps Forward

The Pacific Island Association of Non-Government Organisation (PIANGO) will continue to provide technical support as part of the institutional strengthening process for the Fiji Council of Social Services (FCOSS). This

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    Partnering To Increase Tourist  Arrivals

Partnering To Increase Tourist Arrivals

To kick off the New Year, Fiji’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Solo Mara, this week met with Tourism Fiji and United Kingdom tour operators at the Fiji High

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    Naiqamu Talks North Forest Issues

Naiqamu Talks North Forest Issues

The Minister for Fisheries and Forests Osea Naiqamu was accorded a traditional welcome ceremony by the villagers of Vesidrua in Seaqaqa yesterday. This was after Mr Naiqamu toured the Labasa

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    Ra welcomes New Commissioner Western

Ra welcomes New Commissioner Western

The people of Ra have welcomed and respect the appointment of the new Commissioner Western, Manasa Tagicakibau. Provincial administrator Kelepi Kubunameca said that they looked forward to working with Mr

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    More Civic Pride Detected

More Civic Pride Detected

The attitude of Lautoka residents is changing, says the city’s acting Chief Executive Officer Gynesh Rao. “Before we had people from the city who never took pride but slowly we

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    Fiji Big For B-Town Stars: Khan

Fiji Big For B-Town Stars: Khan

Nadi businessman, Bobby Khan says Fiji has the potential to be the favourite destination for Bollywood film projects. He says Fiji needs to be promoted more and welcoming Bollywood stars

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    Farewell Ratu Jone

Farewell Ratu Jone

There was a sea of white and black at the Nadroga village of Naduri yesterday as the late Tui Tabanivono Ratu Jone Ulunisau was laid to rest at the chiefly

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    Usamate Wants Staff  To Execute Plans

Usamate Wants Staff To Execute Plans

Staff of the Ministry of Health yesterday got a clear message from their minister what he expected from them this year. The ministry’s plans will be executed, says Minister for

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    Bhatnagar Seeks Public Views

Bhatnagar Seeks Public Views

Assistant Minister for Health and Medical Services, Veena Bhatnagar, believes public consultation will help to improve their service delivery. Mrs Bhatnagar will be making her first tour to the Western

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Free Health Checks For Naloto

  Free Health Checks For Naloto

Villagers of Naloto in Verata, Tailevu, received free health screening organised by the Fiji National University’s (FNU) College of Medicine

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Overseas Students Love Village Life

  Overseas Students Love Village Life

The warm Fijian hospitality has won the hearts of students of universities from New Zealand and Australia who are involved

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Ready To Serve

  Ready To Serve

Former Disaster Management Committee director, Manasa Tagicakibau is looking forward to take up his new role as the Commissioner Western.

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Raj In Tears

  Raj In Tears

An elderly woman from a squatter settlement in Suva was moved to tears as she was presented with her monthly

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More Drug Raids: Police

  More Drug Raids: Police

You can run, but you can’t hide, Police chief of operations, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Rusiate Tudravu has warned

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Another Drug Suspect In Custody

  Another Drug Suspect In Custody

Eight people are in custody for their alleged involvement in the cultivation of marijuana. The suspects were arrested in the

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New Rotuma Hospital Work Starts Soon

  New Rotuma Hospital Work Starts Soon

Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) engineers will leave soon for Rotuma to clear the site of the new hospital.

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Our Shratika Exploring India

  Our Shratika Exploring India

Fiji Sun North Editor Shratika Naidu visits the historic Indian landmark and UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Taj Mahal, in

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Bench Warrant Issued Against Missing Trivedi

  Bench Warrant Issued Against Missing Trivedi

A bench warrant has been issued against the main person accused in a human trafficking case after he fled the

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Search Still For 2

  Search Still For 2

The Fiji Police Force are still searching for two people who went missing in Lau waters on Christmas Day. Police

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Sangam Starts Enrolment

  Sangam Starts Enrolment

The Then India Sanmarga Ikya (TISI) Sangam School of nursing in Labasa had started its enrolment and interview sessions for

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FICAC ‘Step Up’ Role

  FICAC ‘Step Up’ Role

The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) says 2015 for them is about raising aggressive awareness in order to reduce

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New Quarters For Priest

  New Quarters For Priest

The molvi (priest) of the Muslim community at Tabia Jame Mosque, Mohammed Khan now has a bigger and better home

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Inmates Start Pine Planting

  Inmates Start Pine Planting

For the first time inmates of the Lautoka Corrections Centre are part of the pine replanting programme at the Lololo

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Seatbelt Rule For All: Mishra

  Seatbelt Rule For All: Mishra

All passengers must wear a seatbelt and this rule applies for the police as well says Director Traffic Control Unit,

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Seven Arrested In Big Drug Haul

  Seven Arrested In Big Drug Haul

Six raids by police were conducted yesterday in various locations on Vanua Levu. As a result, 861 plants believed to

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Waqaicelua Retires

  Waqaicelua Retires

Fiji Meteorological Service Director Alipate Waqaicelua has retired. Aminiasi Tuidraki is now the acting Director for the Fiji Meteorological services.

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New US Ambassador Sworn In

  New US Ambassador Sworn In

The new United States Ambassador Judith Beth Cefkin was sworn in yesterday as the fifteenth American Ambassador to Fiji. This

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Fiji Corrections Pay Tribute To Manasa Vaniqi

  Fiji Corrections Pay Tribute To Manasa Vaniqi

The Fiji Corections Service yesterday paid their i-reguregu to the late Manasa Vaniqi at his residence in Lautoka. Commissoner of

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River Road Family Plans To Raise Home

  River Road Family Plans To Raise Home

A family of River Road in Narere, Nasinu, is looking for means to raise their lean-to-house to prevent further damage

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