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    Debt: Let’s Be Realistic About It

Debt: Let’s Be Realistic About It

  Let’s be realistic about our debt. Every de­veloping country has debts. Fiji since independence has had more spending compared to Government’s revenue, bar a few times but that was

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    Vinod Khanna Death Of A Bollywood Legend

Vinod Khanna Death Of A Bollywood Legend

  It was a sad day on April 27, 2017 as news fil­tered through of the death of one of Bolly­wood’s biggest icons of yesteryear. His name was Vinod Khanna.

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    EDITORIAL-Where Is Our Community Spirit And Civic Pride?

EDITORIAL-Where Is Our Community Spirit And Civic Pride?

The community or communal spirit is one of our strengths as a nation. We excel when we do things together. We help one another and stand by each other other

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    EDITORIAL: Money For Budding Film-Makers, Authors And Artists Great Incentive

EDITORIAL: Money For Budding Film-Makers, Authors And Artists Great Incentive

The allocation of $350,000 for special production in the 2017-2018 national budget receives two thumbs up. This money has been set aside for Fijian authors who may want to publish

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    EDITORIAL: Dirty Politics Blamed For Problems In Sugar industry

EDITORIAL: Dirty Politics Blamed For Problems In Sugar industry

Has the door finally opened to see the exit of dirty politics, which has plagued the sugar industry for a long time, for good? Or has the politics, which has

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    EDITORIAL: Taxi Permit Change, A Dream Come True For Drivers

EDITORIAL: Taxi Permit Change, A Dream Come True For Drivers

Taxi drivers around the country are hailing Government for the 2017-2018 Budget especially, those who applied for permits but had not received them during the freeze period. However, the Fiji

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    EDITORIAL:Women In Sports Deserve More Recognition

EDITORIAL:Women In Sports Deserve More Recognition

It will take time but so far it’s worth the grind, hard work and effort. Our women are slowly making a mark in the world of sports and they deserve

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    EDITORIAL:Message To Our Young: Stand Up, Be Counted And Make A Difference

EDITORIAL:Message To Our Young: Stand Up, Be Counted And Make A Difference

Do not just be job seekers, be job creators as well. This is the path Government hopes young graduates will also explore. And, to assist them, a Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme

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    EDITORIAL:Improved Services Expected In Transport Industry After New Govt Initiatives

EDITORIAL:Improved Services Expected In Transport Industry After New Govt Initiatives

Groundbreaking initiatives to streamline the transport industry and make it more efficient and improve service are welcome. The decision that permits for taxis, mini vans, carriers and buses can be

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EDITORIAL:Our Athletes Need To Adopt Waqaniburotu’s Positive Attitude

  EDITORIAL:Our Athletes  Need To Adopt  Waqaniburotu’s  Positive Attitude

Dominiko Waqaniburotu has the right attitude. In fact, his attitude is one that should be adopted by all sporting bodies

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Equality for All Higher Education Needs Reform

  Equality for All  Higher Education Needs Reform

There is a wide body of research which provides evidence regarding the positive role of higher education in social, economic,

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Nelson Mandela – The Man Behind the Myth

  Nelson Mandela – The Man Behind the Myth

The writer is a Fiji Sun  columnist. He can be contacted at ajay@carvingdream.com     When you think of the

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Reddy: Join Government’s Effort To Better Fiji

  Reddy: Join Government’s Effort To Better Fiji

The following is Minister for Education, Heritage and Arts Mahendra Reddy’s during the Sanatan Youth Night at Korovuto College, Nadi.

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My Say: Politicians Who Spread Lies Doing Great Disservice To This Country

  My Say: Politicians Who Spread Lies Doing Great Disservice To This Country

This is an edited version of Nemani Delaibatiki’s My Say in the 4 The Record FBC TV programme last night.

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EDITORIAL-Sports Budget Bigger, July Brings Good Tidings

  EDITORIAL-Sports Budget Bigger, July Brings Good Tidings

What a way to greet the month of July. And it seems there is never a dull moment as far

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EDITORIAL-Budget Vindicates Govt About Its Purpose Of Holding Public Consultations

  EDITORIAL-Budget Vindicates Govt About Its  Purpose Of Holding Public Consultations

The content of the new national Budget reflects, to a certain extent, the issues raised at the nation-wide consultations conducted

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EDITORIAL-Support Anti-plastic Campaign To Keep Our Environment Clean And Tidy

  EDITORIAL-Support Anti-plastic Campaign To Keep Our Environment Clean And Tidy

A proposal to declare Nadroga-Navosa Province plastic free is a great idea. If it finally happens, it will become the

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EDITORIAL-RFMF Within Its Rights To Correct Misleading Information That May Lead To Problems Later

  EDITORIAL-RFMF Within Its Rights To Correct Misleading  Information That May Lead To Problems Later

Fiji has achieved remarkable recovery since 1987  when the country had its first military coup. Those coups set in motion

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EDITORIAL-Oceania Athletics Centrestage After 27 Years In Suva

  EDITORIAL-Oceania Athletics Centrestage After 27 Years In Suva

As the curtain falls after the last local international rugby test match of 2017 yesterday, the ANZ Stadium in Suva

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EDITORIAL-Farming Scheme A Bold And Positive Way To Revitalise The Agriculture Industry

  EDITORIAL-Farming Scheme A Bold And Positive Way To Revitalise The Agriculture Industry

It was in his 2013 Budget address when Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama in his capacity as Minister for Finance had

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Climate-Smart Agriculture, the way forward

  Climate-Smart Agriculture, the way forward

The following is an address by the Assistant Minister for Agriculture Viam Pillay during the opening of the 2017 Central

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India Contributes F$2.02 Million Towards Fiji’s COP23 Presidency

  India Contributes F$2.02 Million Towards Fiji’s COP23 Presidency

Prime Minister and incoming COP23 President, Voreqe Bainimarama, yesterday received a cheque donation of F$2.02 million from the Indian government

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EDITORIAL-Health Customer Care Centre Continues Focus By Government On Being Responsive To All

  EDITORIAL-Health Customer Care Centre Continues Focus By Government  On Being Responsive To All

Concerns and issues about health services faced by ordinary Fijians can now be raised through an initiative of the Ministry

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EDITORIAL-Hosting Weightlifting World Champs Boosts Fiji’s Growing Global Appeal

  EDITORIAL-Hosting Weightlifting World Champs  Boosts Fiji’s Growing Global Appeal

Fiji continues to appeal all over the world as a marketable sporting destination. We hosted major international tournaments in the

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EDITORIAL-Another Year Of Success For Women’s Expo

  EDITORIAL-Another Year Of Success For Women’s Expo

The National Women’s Expo ended yesterday in another resounding success. Women from all over the country came together to showcase

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EDITORIAL-Treat Elderly With Respect And Dignity

  EDITORIAL-Treat Elderly With Respect And Dignity

Yesterday we celebrated World Elderly Abuse Awareness Day. It is a time to pause and think about the wellbeing of

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EDITORIAL-Major Boost For Fijian Presidency Of COP23

  EDITORIAL-Major Boost For Fijian Presidency Of COP23

The appointment of Californian Governor Edmund G Brown Jr as Special Advisor for States and Regions by COP23 President and

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EDITORIAL-Plea To Private Sector To Play A Bigger Role In Safeguarding Our Environment

  EDITORIAL-Plea To Private Sector To Play A Bigger Role In Safeguarding Our Environment

The private sector in Fiji needs to play a bigger role in introducing best practices to safeguard our environment. Government

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EDITORIAL-Stop And Think Again Before You Throw That Rubbish

  EDITORIAL-Stop And Think Again Before You Throw That Rubbish

In the wake of the United Nations Ocean Conference in New York and the statement by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama

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