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    OPINION: The Song of Many Roads: Memory Of A Film

OPINION: The Song of Many Roads: Memory Of A Film

This is an extract from Satendra Nandan’s forthcoming book: Loving You Eternally : Nadi to New Delhi. Satyajit Ray’s first film, Pather Panchali made 60 years ago, had an enormous

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    Giving Our People Ability To Grow Themselves

Giving Our People Ability To Grow Themselves

Bula vinaka and a very good morning to you all. I’m very happy to be here in Navua to roll out the second phase of the Government’s Micro and Small

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    OPINION: A New Bank For A New Era

OPINION: A New Bank For A New Era

Muhammad Yunus is a Nobel Peace Prize-winning Bangladeshi economist and banker. He writes for The Hindu newspaper in Chennai, India.   At their annual summit in Russia this week, BRICS

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    OPINION: Singapore’s Remarkable Transformation

OPINION: Singapore’s Remarkable Transformation

Vincent Lobendhan was a Minister in the Sitiveni Rabuka SVT Government. He holds a Graduate Diploma in Industrial Relations (Victoria University of Wellington New Zealand). Certificate in Industrial Advocacy (Clyde

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    ANALYSIS: Moving Forward At A Steady Pace

ANALYSIS: Moving Forward At A Steady Pace

What a week this has been. Despite what the naysayers and doomsayers say about our progress as a nation, events this week paint a positive picture. The events show we

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    EDITORIAL: A Lesson In Business Confidence

EDITORIAL: A Lesson In Business Confidence

When someone mentions Ba, the first thought that comes into our minds automatically is soccer. No doubt the western town has done well in this popular national sport. But what

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    FOCUS: ‘What Does that Word Mean?’

FOCUS: ‘What Does that Word Mean?’

Welcome back to Parliament 101. Over the past nine months we used a very large number of words and phrases in describing how the Parliament works. Since we are often

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    OPINION: How Egypt Lost Sinai Long Before The ISIS Attacks

OPINION: How Egypt Lost Sinai Long Before The ISIS Attacks

The co-ordinated attack on Wednesday morning against at least a dozen Egyptian military targets in northern Sinai, including the use of massive car bombs, followed the pattern of similar operations

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    OPINION: Promoting Fijian Literary Heritage

OPINION: Promoting Fijian Literary Heritage

Professor Satendra Nandan’s book, Brief Encounters: Literature and Beyond, was published on June 30. It will be launched in Germany on July 27 at an international literary conference. Satendra’s six 

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OPINION: No Freak Cyclone Coming

  OPINION: No Freak Cyclone Coming

Sushil K Sharma, BA MA MEng PhD, is an Associate Professor of Meteorology at the Fiji National University and also

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OPINION: Opposition MPs Expected To Go In Firing Next Week

  OPINION: Opposition MPs Expected To Go In Firing Next Week

Expect intense debates when Parliament sits again next week. Fired up by the suspension of MP Ratu Naiqama Lalabalavu, Opposition

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OPINION: Ratu Naiqama Could Open Door For Rabuka

  OPINION: Ratu Naiqama Could Open Door For Rabuka

Suspended MP Ratu Naiqama Lalabalavu’s election as SODELPA president could open the door for the return of Sitiveni Rabuka. The

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OPINION: Some Creative Ideas For The Fijian Flag

  OPINION: Some Creative Ideas For The Fijian Flag

Father Mikaele has been at the Pacific Regional Seminary, Suva, since 2000 as Academic Dean/Lecturer. He is a Doctor of

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OPINON: Mick Beddoes Must Have His Blinkers On

  OPINON: Mick Beddoes Must Have His Blinkers On

Unrepentant Mick Beddoes is either naïve or deliberately  chooses to ignore the facts. In a response, titled “SODELPA’s  stand on

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OPINION: Cold? It’s Colder Than They Say

  OPINION: Cold? It’s Colder Than They Say

Dr Sushil K Sharma BA MA MEng PhD is an Associate Professor of Meteorology at the Fiji National University. The

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OPINION: Workers Ultimate Losers In Inquiry

  OPINION: Workers Ultimate Losers In Inquiry

Nemani Delaibatiki spoke on this issue in his My Say programme on FBC Television on Sunday night Geneva may be

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OPINION: What Is The Auditor-General?

  OPINION: What Is The Auditor-General?

Professor Richard Herr is Adjunct Professor of Governance and Ethics at the Fiji National University.  The FNU acknowledges the support

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Jerry Collins, Former All Blacks Rugby Legend, R.I.P

  Jerry Collins, Former All Blacks Rugby Legend, R.I.P

Just like most rugby fans and people in general I was saddened to hear about the sudden death of Jerry

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OPINION: What’s Wrong Mick Beddoes?

  OPINION: What’s Wrong Mick Beddoes?

Mick Beddoes has not learned his lesson. He cannot shut out the Fiji Sun and other media and then expect

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The Good Earth: Our Common Home

  The Good Earth:  Our Common Home

Professor Satendra Nandan’s book, Brief Encounters: Literature and Beyond, will be published this month and launched in Germany on 27

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OPINION: MSG Plan Presented To Ministers

  OPINION: MSG Plan Presented To Ministers

Nic Maclellean is an Australian journalist and researcher specialising in Pacific Islands issues. He has been a journalist for news

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OPINION: EU Pacific’s Loss, UNESCAP’s Gain

  OPINION: EU Pacific’s Loss, UNESCAP’s Gain

The European Union will miss Debbie Singh, its former press officer in Suva. She takes up her new appointment as

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OPINION: An Epic Of Ordinary Life

  OPINION: An Epic Of  Ordinary Life

Satendra Nandan’s Brief Encounters: Literature and Beyond will be published this month. He’s currently writing a meditative travelogue: From Nadi

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OPINION: MSG, West Papua Now It’s Down To The Wire

  OPINION: MSG, West Papua Now It’s Down To The Wire

Dr. Tarcisius Tara Kabutaulaka, originally from the Solomon Islands, is an associate professor at the Center for Pacific Islands Studies,

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The Magnificence Of Magna Carta

  The Magnificence Of Magna Carta

Professor Satendra Nandan’s book, Brief Encounters: Literature and Beyond, is being published this month to be launched at an international

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OPINION: Why Is Magna Carta Relevant To Fiji Today?

  OPINION: Why Is Magna Carta Relevant To Fiji Today?

Professor Richard Herr is Adjunct Professor of Governance and Ethics at the Fiji National University.  The FNU acknowledges the support

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OPINION: Strong Families Show Way Forward

  OPINION: Strong Families Show Way Forward

One does not have to be “doctor” with a PhD in sociology, MD, MBBS or a scientist to have a

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OPINION: ‘What Is A Representative?’

  OPINION: ‘What Is A Representative?’

Professor Richard Herr is Adjunct Professor of Governance and Ethics at the Fiji National University. The FNU acknowledges the support

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FOCUS: Naselai Rescue Remembered

  FOCUS: Naselai Rescue Remembered

As the Master of Ceremonies called the event to order, people in the overflowing Skipton Hall, Mangere, Auckland solemnly stood

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