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    Simply The Best

Simply The Best

Anasilini Ratuva has been recognised for her outstanding coverage of the Rio Olympics. The recognition came from her peers, who know good sports journalism when they see it. Ms Ratuva,

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    Top Fund Official Briefs Govt On COP23 Logistics

Top Fund Official Briefs Govt On COP23 Logistics

ANALYSIS:Australian Howard Bamsey, newly appointed executive director of the Green Climate Fund (GCF), yesterday briefed Government in Suva on COP23. He travelled to Suva on Government’s invitation as its preparation

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    A Christmas Carol:  A Ghost Story?

A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story?

Emeritus Professor Satendra Nandan, Fiji’s leading writer, has been invited to be a visiting scholar at the Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University, from January, 2017, to research and write

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    It’s All Our Responsibility To Look After Our Elderly

It’s All Our Responsibility To Look After Our Elderly

  Remarks by Rusila Sevudredre, 76, a retired nurse, at Fiji’s First Biennial General Assembly of Older Persons on Tuesday deserve our serious consideration. She said: “These days there has

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    Defy Cape Town Odds, Consistency Key On Defending World Series

Defy Cape Town Odds, Consistency Key On Defending World Series

The Vodafone Fijian 7s team should use the Dubai Sevens result as the catalyst to defend the 2016-17 World Sevens Series. Fans, players and the coaching staff know we blew

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    ODPP Rape And Sexual  Offences Statistics

ODPP Rape And Sexual Offences Statistics

The following data is authorised for release by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) and relates to the number of formal indictments (Information) filed in the of

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    Literature: Ashes and Diamonds

Literature: Ashes and Diamonds

 Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. His forthcoming collection of Fijian Stories, Ashes and Waves, will be published next year. This is Part 2 of 2 of the short

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    Literature: Ashes And Diamonds

Literature: Ashes And Diamonds

 Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. His forthcoming collection of Fijian Stories, Ashes and Waves, will be published next year. This is Part 1 of 2 of the short

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    It’s Time To Be  Frank: Bainimarama

It’s Time To Be Frank: Bainimarama

The honourable Attorney-General and minister responsible for climate change, honourable cabinet ministers, your excellencies, members of the diplomatic corps, representatives of Non-Government Organisations, ladies and gentlemen of the media,  

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Bhatnagar: Education Starts From Home

  Bhatnagar: Education Starts From Home

  The following is assiatant Minister for Health and Medical Services Veena Bhatnagar’s speech during the the opening of the

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Co-operation Fundamental For Humanitarian Efforts

  Co-operation Fundamental For Humanitarian Efforts

 The following is Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Mereseini Vuniwaqa’s speech during the Gender and Protection in

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Flying Schools Bring Aviation Opportunities

  Flying Schools Bring Aviation Opportunities

Flying schools bring aviation opportunities                       The country’s newest flying school is set to operate in December. The South

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Have A Jolly Children’s Day: Education Minister

  Have A Jolly Children’s  Day: Education Minister

The Minister for Education, Heritage and Arts, Mahendra Reddy, wishes all children a very happy Children’s Day. “Our children are

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Journey And Sacrifices Of The Girmitiyas

  Journey And Sacrifices Of The Girmitiyas

Fiji’s leading writer Satendra Nandan is the author of Nadi: Memories of a River (2014),The Loneliness of Islands (2007)), Faces

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PM Bainimarama Appeals To President Elect Trump For Change Of Heart On Climate Change Policy

  PM Bainimarama Appeals To President Elect Trump For Change Of Heart On Climate Change Policy

 The following is Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama’s national statement at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP-22) at Marrakesh,

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PART II: MANGOES AND MONKEY BUSINESS

  PART II: MANGOES AND MONKEY BUSINESS

Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. This is a short story from his collection of Fijian stories, Ashes and Waves,

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Literature: Part I: Mangoes and Monkey Business

  Literature: Part I: Mangoes and Monkey Business

Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. This is a short story from his collection of Fijian stories, Ashes and Waves,

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EDITORIAL : World Rugby Decision Shocking; It Displays It Is Still An Exclusive Old Boys Club Of Tier One Nations

  EDITORIAL : World Rugby Decision Shocking; It Displays It Is Still An Exclusive Old Boys Club Of Tier One Nations

World Rugby must be kidding or having their blinkers on. They have gone against the tide of public opinion, particularly

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Voters’ Verdict: An American Anguish

  Voters’ Verdict: An  American Anguish

Fiji’s leading writer Satendra Nandan’s book of essays, Brief Encounters: Literature and Beyond, was published last year.     Seldom,

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Parliament Bus Programme Reaches Out To Mau Village

  Parliament Bus Programme Reaches Out To Mau Village

    Villagers of Mau in the province of Namosi took time out of their busy schedules on Thursday to

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Behind That Rainy Diwali

  Behind That Rainy Diwali

 Sushil K. Sharma is an Associate Professor of Meteorology and a World Meteorological Organisation certified Class 1 Professional Meteorologist,

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Lest We Forget Jone Veilewai, Simione, Rawaileba, Orisi, Rokosirinavosa, Murdered For Standing Up To Evil

  Lest We Forget Jone Veilewai, Simione, Rawaileba, Orisi, Rokosirinavosa, Murdered For Standing Up To Evil

This week is an important one for us as a nation. On Wednesday, November 2, is a day where we

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Pacific Regional Workshop on the Benefits of, and Challenges to, the Ratification and Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

  Pacific Regional Workshop on the Benefits of, and Challenges to, the Ratification and Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

 This following is the Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum’s speech at the United Nations Convention Against Torture regional workshop at the

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Let’s Be Prepared For New Cyclone Season Which Starts On November 1

  Let’s Be Prepared For New Cyclone Season Which Starts On November 1

The tropical cyclone season begins on November 1, only eight days away. It ends on April 30, 2017. According to

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British Help For Ex-Soldiers, Families

  British Help For  Ex-Soldiers, Families

    Ten Fijian families who had served in the British army received a handsome donation to help them rebuild

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Take A Fresh Look At Fiji’s Investments Opportunities

  Take A Fresh Look At Fiji’s Investments Opportunities

The following is the address by the Prime Minister at the Fiji Trade and Investment Symposium in Auckland, New Zealand

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PM Promotes Us at Aust Forum

  PM Promotes Us at Aust Forum

The following is the address by the Prime Minister at the Fiji Trade and Investment Symposium in Sydney, Australia yesterday.

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Reddy To School Managers: You Play An Integral Role

  Reddy To School Managers: You Play An Integral Role

In a bid to strengthen the active involvement of all stakeholders in the education sector, the Minister for Education, Heritage

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Let’s Be Patient As Specialists Work On Fixing Nausori Airport Runway

  Let’s Be Patient As Specialists Work On Fixing Nausori Airport Runway

There is a lot of frustration amidst Fiji Airways passengers who had booked to fly on their Boeing 737 aircraft

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"I wouldn't want to miss this opportunity. I want to make sure that I am by her side when my first child is born."
Jasa Veremalua
Fiji Rugby 7s rep
March 2017
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