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    Chand Pleads Not Guilty To Murder, Assault Charges

Chand Pleads Not Guilty To Murder, Assault Charges

The accused appeared before High Court judge Justice Daniel Goundar through Skype video conferencing and denied that on July 25, 2018 he attempted to murder his girlfriend Sonam Chand.  

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    Suspended Term For Woman Who Performed Abortion

Suspended Term For Woman Who Performed Abortion

58-year-old accused has 30 days to appeal   A 58-year-old woman accused of performing an abortion on a 22-year-old woman was sentenced yesterday to three years imprisonment, suspended for five

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    Facebook Lies Must Be Condemned, Says PM

Facebook Lies Must Be Condemned, Says PM

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama says Government cannot accept anyone trying to make political football out of the health of the Fijian people. He made the comments during the ground breaking

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    Judge Takes Prosecutor To Task For Non-Compliance

Judge Takes Prosecutor To Task For Non-Compliance

Inspector Masirewa was told to provide a written reason in the next court date as to why the order was not complied with. High Court Judge Justice Riyaz Hamza yesterday

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    One dead after Koronivia accident

One dead after Koronivia accident

Police have confirmed that one of two men admitted at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital after an accident at Koronivia, outside Nausori, on Sunday has died. This was confirmed by

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    New Lease Of Life For Ronav

New Lease Of Life For Ronav

Ronav Chand’s dream of be­coming a doctor took a step closer to reality when the six-year-old was given a new lease of life. Ronav, of Vuci, Nausori, under­went heart surgery

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    Warden on assault charge

Warden on assault charge

A 29-year-old Fiji Corrections Service (FCS) officer was produced in the Nasinu Magistrates Court on Thursday charged with assault. The accused appeared before Magistrate Sufia Hamza and requested Legal Aid

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    Gifts Bring Joy At Children’s Ward

Gifts Bring Joy At Children’s Ward

Akbar, Koya and ministerial staff mark event at Colonial War Memorial Hospital   Fifty-eight (58) children at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital Children’s Ward were all smiles when they received

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    Man, 60, gets $12,500 in action over medical negligence

Man, 60, gets $12,500 in action over medical negligence

The High Court in Suva yesterday awarded a 60-year-old Nasinu man $10,000 in damages after he won a lawsuit due to negligence by a doctor who had examined him when

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Blood Donors Respond In Large Numbers To Plea

  Blood Donors Respond In Large Numbers To Plea

Blood donors turned up in large numbers at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital in Suva yesterday after a plea was

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Labasa Man in Coma after Falling From Mango Tree

  Labasa Man in Coma after Falling From Mango Tree

  A 32-year-old Labasa man who fell from a mango tree on Monday remains in a coma at the Colonial War

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Family Takes In Sister’s Children After Their Mother Loses Cancer Battle

  Family Takes In Sister’s Children After Their Mother Loses Cancer Battle

‘To us as a family, this is a new beginning, having to look after my sister’s daughters is what keeps

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Ministry Refutes Bug Invasion Claim

  Ministry Refutes Bug Invasion Claim

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services yesterday refuted claims that a flea outbreak led to the closure of the

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Photos Show Hospital Meat Cutting Area, Not Kitchen As Claimed: Davies

  Photos Show Hospital Meat Cutting Area, Not Kitchen As Claimed: Davies

  Current improvement programmes by the Ministry of Health and Medical Services include renovation of the Colonial War Memorial (CWM)

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Prostrate Cancer Is Now Common In 50-70s Men

  Prostrate Cancer Is Now Common In 50-70s Men

Colonial War Memorial Hospital Urology Specialist Doctor Ravneel Patel said prostate cancer (CaP) was an issue that most men were

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Mother Praises Doctors for Helping Save Daughter

  Mother Praises Doctors for Helping Save Daughter

A mother has praised doctors at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital in Suva for saving her daughter from leukemia, a

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Ministry Investigates Death of Mother and Baby at CWM Hospital

  Ministry Investigates Death of Mother and Baby at CWM Hospital

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services has launched an investigation into the death of a mother and her baby

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Editorial: Let’s Talk About It, Stop Baby Abandonment

  Editorial: Let’s Talk About It, Stop Baby Abandonment

In less than a month two babies have been found abandoned in Suva. The first was found dead in Nabua

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Prince, Princesses Bring Smiles To Sick Children In Suva Hospital

  Prince, Princesses Bring Smiles To Sick Children In Suva Hospital

  The 2017 Vodafone Hibiscus Prince and Princess contestants on Saturday visited the Children’s Ward at Colonial War Memorial Hospital

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Israeli Medical Specialists Here To Give Free Service

  Israeli Medical Specialists Here To Give Free Service

Four Israeli medical specialists are in Fiji to conduct free Ear, Nose and Throat surgeries and otolaryngology screenings over eight

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New Apartment For Oceanview Hotel

  New Apartment For Oceanview Hotel

  The Suva skyline continues to change with increasing  construction currently underway. Along Waimanu Road on the way up to

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Health Authorities Team Up To Eliminate Bacterium Outbreak

  Health  Authorities Team Up To Eliminate  Bacterium  Outbreak

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services and the World Health organisation have teamed up to ensure the safety of

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Partial Quarantine Precaution At The Colonial War Memorial

  Partial Quarantine Precaution At The Colonial War Memorial

Over the past 23 days, four infants have died at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital from pre-existing, life-threatening conditions, including

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Fire Victim Dies In Hospital

  Fire Victim Dies In Hospital

A 35-year-old woman, victim of a house fire died at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital on Sunday, leaving four children

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Navua Driver Admitted At CWM Hospital

  Navua Driver Admitted At CWM Hospital

A 24-year-old driver was admitted at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital in Suva after an early morning accident yesterday near

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Man Fronts Court For Allegedly Stabbing Wife

  Man Fronts Court For Allegedly Stabbing Wife

  A 49-year-old farmer appeared at the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday for allegedly stabbing his 40-year-old wife at the Suva

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LIfesaver for Baby Yuvraj

  LIfesaver for Baby Yuvraj

Heart patient, six-week-old Yuvraj, has received a new lease of life, thanks to the swift action of doctors and the

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CWM bacterial outbreak still to be linked to baby deaths: Akbar

  CWM bacterial outbreak still to be linked to baby deaths: Akbar

The Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar, yesterday confirmed in Parliament that seven premature babies died amidst the

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Couple Who Defied Odds Welcome Baby Boy

  Couple Who Defied Odds Welcome Baby Boy

Sabnam Nisha and Neel Roop, who made headlines last month for defying the odds to marry one another despite Ms

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