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    ANALYSIS: Biman Leaves Chops, Goes Butter

ANALYSIS: Biman Leaves Chops, Goes Butter

Price of butter has sky rock­eted world over. There was a global increase in the price of butter by 60 per cent last year. World famous bakeries were still reeling

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    NFP Leader Prasad Refuses To Explain His Comments Made During Labasa Campaign

NFP Leader Prasad Refuses To Explain His Comments Made During Labasa Campaign

National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad has refused to elaborate on his allegations that ‘some big businesses’ do not want him to be elected into Government. While campaigning at Naleba

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    Prasad Takes On Chaudhry

Prasad Takes On Chaudhry

There has not been any issue about the leadership of the National Federation Party going into the 2018 General Election, says party leader Biman Prasad. Hitting out at comments made

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    NFP Reveals First 31, Biman Not On List

NFP Reveals First 31, Biman Not On List

National Federation Party (NFP) leader Biman Prasad was the notable omission from the 31 provisional candidates list announced for the 2018 Fijian General Election yesterday. Mr Prasad however confirmed that

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    Dirty Tactics Will Not Win: PM

Dirty Tactics Will Not Win: PM

Dirty tactics will not get anyone anywhere, says Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama. Mr Bainimarama said in Nadi that politicians who wanted to go down this path needed to be open

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    Passed Bill Names And Shames Tax Evaders

Passed Bill Names And Shames Tax Evaders

Companies whose annual turnover is more than $1.5million will be named and shamed if they are found to have made an attempt to evade taxes or fail to comply with

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    Electoral Commission Puts Prasad On Notice

Electoral Commission Puts Prasad On Notice

The Electoral Commission has put National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad on notice for comments he made to the Chair of the Commission, Suresh Chandra. Mr Prasad’s comments have been

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    Biman Shifts Focus To Lamb Chops Price

Biman Shifts Focus To Lamb Chops Price

National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad’s determination to bring down the price of lamb chops was brought up in Parliament yesterday. When campaigning in 2014, Mr Prasad had promised to

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    REPLY: Raj Responds To Prasad Claims

REPLY: Raj Responds To Prasad Claims

The following is the Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission director Ashwin Raj’s response to the National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad on Special Audit Limitation. In an interview with

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Editorial: Doting Father Image Pays Off

  Editorial: Doting Father Image Pays Off

The expression of delight on the faces of children who received the new Early Childhood Education buildings from the Government

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Media Industry Development Authority Chair Hits Out At Prasad

  Media Industry Development Authority Chair Hits Out  At Prasad

Media Industry Development Authority chairperson Ashwin Raj has described as hypocrisy National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad’s selective championing of

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Ministry of Health Hits Out at NFP Leader

  Ministry of Health Hits Out at NFP Leader

The Permanent Secretary for Health and Medical Services Philip Davies says his ministry strives to provide the highest possible quality

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Unity Fiji Threat: Rabuka

  Unity Fiji Threat: Rabuka

SODELPA leader Sitiveni Rabuka says Unity Fiji poses a serious threat to his party. While he welcomed the newest political

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$5/hr Minimum Wage Is Unrealistic, Says A-G

  $5/hr Minimum Wage Is Unrealistic, Says A-G

The suggestion by National Federation Party leader, Biman Prasad outside the Parliament to increase minimum wage to $5 is unrealistic.

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Manifesto, Potential Candidates On NFP’s Meeting Agenda

  Manifesto, Potential Candidates On NFP’s Meeting Agenda

The National Federation Party will soon talk of plans to sign up volunteers, inform members, hear out manifesto ideas and

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NFP Leader Told to Withdraw Street Language

  NFP Leader Told to Withdraw Street Language

The National Federation Party leader and Opposition MP Biman Prasad was told to withdraw the word ‘crap’ in Parliament yesterday.

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You’re Running Out Of Steam, Prasad Told As He Questions $10m For Farmers

  You’re Running Out Of Steam, Prasad Told As He Questions $10m For Farmers

The National Federation Party (NFP) is running out of steam, says Attorney–General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. He made this comment while responding

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$10m Subsidy For Cane Farmers

  $10m Subsidy For Cane Farmers

Acting Prime Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday announced a $10 million subsidy for cane farmers. And he appealed to them: “Do

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Prasad Plays The Penang Mill Tune

  Prasad Plays The Penang Mill Tune

ANALYSIS: All roads seem to lead to Rakiraki recently for National Federation Party (NFP) leader Biman Prasad. He was back

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Raj, Prasad clash Over Hate speech on Social Media

  Raj, Prasad clash Over Hate speech on Social Media

Ashwin Raj yesterday hit back at National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad for criticising his statement on hate speech on

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MP: I Can Say Whatever I Want, Even If Lies

  MP: I Can Say  Whatever I Want, Even If Lies

SODELPA Opposition MP Niko Nawaikula yesterday told Parliament that he could say whatever he wanted even if it is lies.

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A-G Criticises Karavaki, Prasad Over Electoral Commission Claims

  A-G Criticises Karavaki, Prasad  Over Electoral Commission Claims

The office of the previous Supervisor of Elections and current SODELPA MP Semesa Karavaki acted as the secretariat to the

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Prasad Happy to Represent Fiji at Forum

  Prasad Happy to Represent Fiji at Forum

National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad says he is looking forward to making contributions at the 25th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum.

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NFP, FUFP In War Of Words Over Election

  NFP, FUFP In War Of Words Over Election

A war of words has erupted between the National Federation Party and Fiji United Freedom Party as the campaign for

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No breach of Act in Sugar Meeting, Says Director of Public Prosecutions

  No breach of Act in Sugar Meeting,  Says Director of Public Prosecutions

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Christopher Pryde, (DPP) has decided there is insufficient evidence to charge those persons arrested and

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Remarks Are Not Sexist

  Remarks Are Not  Sexist

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama says his comments on SODELPA MP Salote Radrodro are not sexist. He was responding last night

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Allowances Soon For MPs

  Allowances Soon For MPs

Members of Parliament will soon have their allowances increased. This came after the proposal to increase their allowances was passed

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So, Finally Ro Teimumu Quickly Agrees With The Government Side

  So, Finally Ro Teimumu Quickly Agrees With  The Government Side

ANALYSIS: Opposition members don’t agree with Government members in Parliament? Think again when it comes to more money in their

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War Of Words Erupts In The House

  War Of Words Erupts In  The House

  A war of words erupted in Parliament yesterday after a claim was made that National Federation Party leader, Biman Prasad

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