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    Widows To Be Trained: Akbar

Widows To Be Trained: Akbar

Widows in Fiji have been assured of formal training to help them earn a living on their own or start a business. The Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation,

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    66 Tiny Tots Graduate

66 Tiny Tots Graduate

Parents and teachers of Sidz Kindergarten in Lautoka gathered in big numbers to witness the graduation of 66 tiny tots on Thursday night. School manger Sadhil Gosai said the students

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    Abbas Eyes Medicine Career

Abbas Eyes Medicine Career

Lautoka Muslim College Year 13 student, Shaif Abbas Ali was named the school’s 2014 dux on Thursday night. He also scored the highest mark in the Fiji School Leaving Certificate

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    FICAC Hosts West Media

FICAC Hosts West Media

In recognising the work of journalists, the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC), met representatives of mainstream media at Lautoka yesterday. FICAC public affairs officer Nandni Vandhana said FICAC viewed

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    Tavua Andhra Recognises Parents

Tavua Andhra Recognises Parents

Tavua Andhra Sangam School on Tuesday not only awarded their students for their accomplishments but also acknowledged parents for their input. On Tuesday, the school awarded 10 Year Eight students

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    Mum, Dad Proud Of Daughter

Mum, Dad Proud Of Daughter

It was a proud moment for Lovu Sangam School Year Eight student, Mamta Shivangni Naidu after she was announced the school’s 2014 dux on Tuesday in Lautoka. Her parents, Priya

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    Dinner In Dark Shows Reality

Dinner In Dark Shows Reality

Lautoka’s Girmit Centre was abuzz last Saturday as men, women and children flocked in with a sea of colors to support the visually impaired citizens of Fiji. The ‘Dinner in

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    Sugar Fete Team Thanked

Sugar Fete Team Thanked

Last Saturday evening the organisers of the 2014 TFL Sugar Festival held a thanksgiving dinner at the Lautoka Club. “This evening’s occasion is important as we are taking time to

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    My Dads My Mentor

My Dads My Mentor

Daiana Botei, a Year 13 student of St Thomas High School in Lautoka was elated when her name was announced as the 2014 dux yesterday. An excited Daiana said after

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Vitogo Carnival 2014 To Fund Development

  Vitogo Carnival 2014 To Fund Development

The Tikina of Vitogo with its council members and nominees of the Turaga na Tui Vitogo, together with the Lautoka

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Police Probe Trio Death

  Police Probe Trio Death

Police are investigating an explosion which has now claimed the lives of three cousins. Dead are Rohit Mudaliar, and his

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Health Officials Ready For West Survey

  Health Officials Ready For West Survey

Health Department officials are ready to do a nutrition survey in the Western Division. A national nutrition survey workshop at

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Dr Umanand Prasad And His Vision

  Dr Umanand Prasad And His Vision

Health and medical profession is an area of skills shortage in many parts of the world. For many years public

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Education Meet In Lautoka Today

  Education Meet In Lautoka Today

A national conference on aligning curriculum to development needs gets underway at the Lautoka campus of the Fiji National University

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Minister Meets Ratepayers

  Minister Meets Ratepayers

Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Parveen Kumar met with a group of ratepayers yesterday to hear their grievances

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Minister’s Case Adjourned To January

  Minister’s Case  Adjourned To  January

The plea date for Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Parveen Kumar, has been adjourned to January 2015. Kumar

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Lautoka Cinema Staff Celebrate

  Lautoka Cinema Staff Celebrate

Village 4 Cinema staff and management in Lautoka got into the spirit of Diwali celebrations by coming to work in

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JP Bayly Trust celebrates 60th Anniversary

  JP Bayly Trust celebrates 60th Anniversary

Family and friends of the JP Bayly Trust celebrated the institution’s Golden Jubilee in Lautoka yesterday. The Trust together with

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Totogo Team, Northland Win

  Totogo Team, Northland Win

Upsets were the order of the day during the 2014 Fiji Police Wives Volleyball Tournament in Lautoka  yesterday. Former beach

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Fire Destroys 25 Years Of Memories

  Fire Destroys 25 Years Of Memories

Twenty five years of memories went up in smoke when the Goundar family of Covuli Street, Simla, in Lautoka lost

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All Appear, Temo Orders

  All Appear, Temo Orders

A juvenile suspect in a murder case needs to prioritise time in court over school.  High Court Judge Justice Salesi

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Seruiratu Urges Ministry Staff To Work Together

  Seruiratu Urges Ministry Staff To Work Together

Embrace the values of Government and live by the values of the institute. These were the words of the Minister

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DHL Continues Community Work

  DHL Continues Community Work

As part of DHL Fiji Limited’s corporate social responsibility, the courier company worked at schools as their way of giving

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German Beer Fest Rocks Vuda Marina

  German Beer Fest Rocks Vuda Marina

Vuda Marina came alive on Friday night as the inaugural Oktoberfest Fiji kicked off at the Boat Shed Restaurant at

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Naiqamu Congratulated

  Naiqamu Congratulated

Former Fiji Pine Trust chief executive officer Osea Naiqamu was farewelled by the Fiji Pine staff at Hotel 2000 in

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Students Share On NCDs

  Students Share On NCDs

More than 100 students gathered to share the importance of non-communicable diseases prevention at the Girmit Centre in Lautoka on

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Elizabeth Is Sugar Queen

  Elizabeth Is Sugar Queen

The crowd waited in anticipation to catch a glimpse of Lautoka’s new Queen and ambassador, Miss Potent Electric Elizabeth Helen

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Sponsor Promises Another Year

  Sponsor Promises Another Year

Telecom Fiji Limited (TFL) has promised to join hands with the Sugar Festival Association to sponsor the Sugar Festival for

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Baby Show Attracts Ninety Babies

  Baby Show Attracts Ninety Babies

Ninety babies took part in the 2014 TFL Sugar Festival Baby Show at the carnival ground in Lautoka yesterday. The

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