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    Descendents Reminded of Culture

Descendents Reminded of Culture

Never forget the hard work, dedica­tion, perseverance, unity and never-say-die attitude of your forefathers. Department of Heritage and Arts principal officer Seini Vakaloloma shared these sen­timents, during the Girmit and

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    Water, Sanitation, Hygiene ‘Key Priorities’

Water, Sanitation, Hygiene ‘Key Priorities’

One of the key two priorities of Government has been to restore access to Water and Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) for families affected by natural disas­ters. Minister for Health and

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    Akbar Tells Why Campaign Is Vital

Akbar Tells Why Campaign Is Vital

Vaccination not only protects individuals, but others in the community by increasing the overall level of immunity in the population, minimizing the spread of infection. This statement was made yesterday

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    Indelible Ink-Marked Finger Prevents Poll Fraud: Winter

Indelible Ink-Marked Finger Prevents Poll Fraud: Winter

Every voter should carry the indelible ink-marked finger with national pride because it is a sign of loyalty and patriotism. The statement was made by the Deputy Supervisor of Elections,

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    Priest Blesses RSYC Boats, Sailors As Season Starts

Priest Blesses RSYC Boats, Sailors As Season Starts

Father Iowane Gukibau yesterday blessed 30 boats to mark the start of the sailing season for the Royal Suva Yacht Club. Children of sailors, dressed in different costumes, sailed from

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    21 Dogs, Cats Adopted At Spca Fiji Open Day

21 Dogs, Cats Adopted At Spca Fiji Open Day

Twenty-one dogs and cats out of 74 kept by the So­ciety for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) Fiji were adopted yesterday. People who came to the SPCA’s Fiji

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    Priest Blesses RSYC Boats, Sailors as Season Starts

Priest Blesses RSYC Boats, Sailors as Season Starts

Father Iowane Gukibau yesterday blessed 30 boats to mark the start of the sailing season for the Royal Suva Yacht Club. Children of sailors, dressed in different costumes, sailed from

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    58 Meningococcal Cases, Public Response In Prevention, Great

58 Meningococcal Cases, Public Response In Prevention, Great

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services had confirmed there are 58 reported cases of Meningococcal from January 1 to April 22 this year. This was highlighted by the Minister

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    Men-C Vaccine To Arrive Today, Vaccination Starts On May 14

Men-C Vaccine To Arrive Today, Vaccination Starts On May 14

  It will continue until all the individuals within the targeted age group across Fiji have received their vaccination. The first batch of Meningococcal C Vaccine arrives in the country

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EFL Probes Possible Electrocution

  EFL Probes Possible Electrocution

  Energy Fiji Limited (EFL) is investi­gating the circum­stances surrounding the death of a 25-year-old man at Navatu settle­ment near

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 Zonal Taxi Number Plates To Roll Out

   Zonal Taxi Number Plates To Roll Out

  The interest was on the safety of the members of the public: Maharaj The Land Transport Authority has introduced

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Motorbike To Assist In Mobility: Rokogu

  Motorbike To Assist In Mobility: Rokogu

It was a proud moment for Constable Viliame Rokogu when he was given a motorbike to assist him in patrol­ling

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We Need to be Smarter in Deployment Strategies: Qiliho

  We Need to be Smarter in Deployment Strategies: Qiliho

“To date, 15 people had lost their lives on our roads, and every time there is a report of a

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It’s Time To Deliver, Qiliho Tells Officers

  It’s Time To Deliver, Qiliho Tells Officers

The people of Fiji now expect results and it’s up to us to de­liver Commissioner of Police, Brigadier-General Qiliho Sitiveni

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Police Still Investigating Blaze at Walu Bay

  Police Still Investigating Blaze at Walu Bay

Investigations concerning the fire that destroyed the MH Warehouse in Walu Bay, Suva are ongoing. The National Fire Authority said

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Tappoo: Successful Surgeries On Children Make Doctors, Foundation Team Superstars

  Tappoo: Successful Surgeries On Children Make Doctors, Foundation Team Superstars

They have made a difference in the families of Fiji by saving the lives of those children, he adds. The

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High Commissioner Hosts Visiting Heart Surgery Team To Dinner

  High Commissioner Hosts Visiting Heart Surgery Team To Dinner

The Indian High Com­missioner, Vishvas Sapkal, has thanked the heart surgeons who gave Fijian children a new lease of life.

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Businesses Closed After Nausori Fire

  Businesses Closed After Nausori Fire

  Five fire trucks, including from Fiji Airports Limited, were used to put out the massive blaze. Carpenters Hardware, MH

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Good Turnout For The Sake Of Children

  Good Turnout For The Sake Of Children

More than 10 people turned up yesterday to help save a life by donating blood during the Ministry of Health

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Foundation ‘Has Worked Miracles’

  Foundation ‘Has Worked Miracles’

The miracles the Sai Prema Foundation has performed for families in Fiji, whose members suffered cardiac prob­lems, are just amazing,

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Infant Marks 1st Birthday With Minister

  Infant Marks 1st Birthday With Minister

It has been a busy few days for Aqela Cirimaitoga. The infant underwent success­ful cardiac surgery at Suva’s Colo­nial War

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Yat Sen ‘A Model School’

  Yat Sen ‘A Model School’

Yat Sen School has been selected as a Chinese language education model school, says China’s Ambassador to Fiji – Qian

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10 Take Up China Scholarships

  10 Take Up China Scholarships

Since 2014, 10 students of Yat Sen Secondary School have been offered scholarships to complete undergraduate studies in China. This

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Farmer Loses Crops Worth $15K During Flooding

  Farmer Loses Crops Worth $15K During Flooding

Farmer Unaia Baleke­nasiga says he has lost $15,000 worth of crops in the flood brought about by Tropical Cyclone Keni.

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Man Swims Across Flooded Bridge To Save Cattle

  Man Swims Across Flooded Bridge To Save Cattle

Emoni Rasaqa had to swim across the flooded Naqali Bridge in Naitasiri to ensure his cattle were safe. Mr Rasaqa,

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Chand In Despair As Flood Waters Damage Crops

  Chand In Despair As Flood Waters Damage Crops

Dalo farmer, Mahesh Chand, 62, lost all his crops worth more than $25,000 because of the high tide and flood

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Families in Navua Waste No Time

  Families in Navua Waste No Time

Families of Calia Settlement in Navua took shelter at the Latter-Day Saints (LDS) Church Hall. More than 20 families left

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Sokoilagi First In Family To Go For Naval Career

  Sokoilagi First In Family To Go For Naval Career

Mereseini Sokoilagi is the first in her family to em­bark on a career in the Fi­jian Navy. Originally from Verata,

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Humphery Tawake Inspires Koyamainalele

  Humphery Tawake Inspires Koyamainalele

Tevita Koyamainalele did not have to look far for the in­spiration to join the Fijian Navy. The Navy Commander Captain

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