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    Police Constable Praised For Skills

Police Constable Praised For Skills

  The father of the 15-year-old girl who went missing at the start of this month has acknowledged a Lautoka Constable for performing her duties wholeheartedly. Nilesh Kumar of Lovu,

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    Hearing on Landowners’ Case Begins  in Court

Hearing on Landowners’ Case Begins in Court

  The counsel for a chief in a matter brought by members of a mataqali before the High Court in Lautoka has been given 21 days to file a statement

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    MISSING: Riya Rishika Devi

MISSING: Riya Rishika Devi

We request information in locating 15 year old Riya Rishika Devi who was reported missing from her home in Lovu, Lautoka on the 1st of March. Riya left home for

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    Our Reputation Better : Usamate

Our Reputation Better : Usamate

  Fiji’s reputation for seasonal workers is improving, with employers in New Zealand seeking more Fijians to work on their farms, says the Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations

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    Woman Recalls Daylight Robbery In Lautoka

Woman Recalls Daylight Robbery In Lautoka

It was a traumatising ordeal for Rajneesh Charan on Monday when she was robbed in broad daylight at Vitogo Parade, Lautoka. Mrs Charan made her way to town at around

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    Court News in Brief: 7th Feb, 2017

Court News in Brief: 7th Feb, 2017

Sweet seller charged with rape of girl, 11 A man who sells sweets in Lautoka will remain in Police custody for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl last week in Lautoka.

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    Floods Again

Floods Again

Floodwaters hit homes, farms, roads, bridges and closed Rakiraki town as heavy rain struck the West again. Naqoro Flat in Rakiraki was under water and vehicle movement was restricted. Rakiraki

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    Naidu Guilty of Murder, Robbery

Naidu Guilty of Murder, Robbery

A judge has overturned the assessors’ decision and found Sudesh Mani Naidu, 44, guilty of murder and robbery. Naidu appeared before Justice Salesi Temo in the Suva High Court yesterday.

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    Blues Win League Opener

Blues Win League Opener

Lautoka started the Vodafone Premier League 2017 competition with a bang after they down Advanced Parts Labasa 2-0 at Subrail Park yesterday. Heavy rain made the playing surface slippery as

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Tribunal Rules in Favour of Teacher

  Tribunal Rules in Favour of Teacher

A school teacher has won an appeal against the Ministry of Education’s decision not to promote him to head teacher.

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Woman Sought For Alleged Scam

  Woman Sought For Alleged Scam

A young woman is being sought by two service stations after CCTV footage showed how she quickly hid a part

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Letters To The Editor, 30th January 2017

  Letters To The Editor, 30th January 2017

True chief Savenaca Vakaliwaliwa,  Canada A true chief, in the iTaukei context, would be one who puts his people first.

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Kashmir Residents’ Hope For A Community Police Post

  Kashmir Residents’ Hope For A Community Police Post

Following two incidents that happen in the area recently Residents in Kashmir, Lautoka welcome the idea of setting up a

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Farewell Dr Pillai

  Farewell Dr Pillai

Former Lautoka Football Association president Dr Armugam Pillai was laid to rest yesterday. A long serving dentist, orthodontist, former Mayor

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Bullets Find Sparks Raid

  Bullets Find Sparks Raid

Police on Friday raided three  businesses and a home of a businessman following the discovery of ammunition last Sunday on a

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Family Loses All In Fire

  Family Loses All In Fire

The New Year celebrations turned grim yesterday for Eshwini Lata’s family of Vatamai, Lovu, Lautoka, as their three-bedroom house was

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Missing Person: Lilian Teresa

  Missing Person: Lilian Teresa

Police are appealing to member of the public for information on the whereabouts of Lilian Teresa, a 14 year old

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Children Saved From House Blaze

  Children Saved From House Blaze

It was a sad Christmas for four children who were rescued by neighbours from a house fire in Waiyavi, Lautoka,

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Shopping’s A Pleasant Surprise For 53-Year-Old

  Shopping’s A Pleasant Surprise For 53-Year-Old

A 53-year-old Vaivai woman of Lautoka eking out a living with her 22-year-old daughter were yesterday pleasantly surprised with a

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Passion Towards Career Opens Doors To Excel In Life

  Passion Towards Career Opens Doors To Excel In Life

Sunday edition of Fiji Sun’s  eye-catching article – PM’s Advice to Students: Choose career you like. Their online site aired

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Wife Honours Husband Five Months After Alleged Murder

  Wife Honours Husband Five Months After Alleged Murder

Woman still gets calls from mysterious man who calls her by name only known to husband   It has been

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21 Graduate From Lovu Hart Kindergarten

  21 Graduate From Lovu Hart Kindergarten

  Twenty-one Kindergarten students graduated yesterday at the Lovu Hart Community Hall in Lautoka. Head teacher Merewalesi Lewe said the

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Letters To The Editor, 11th, November, 2016

  Letters To The Editor, 11th, November, 2016

Take mental health seriously M  Parameshvara Deva , Professor of Psychiatry University Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia I read with sadness

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Fire Leaves Seven Homeless

  Fire Leaves Seven Homeless

Seven people were left homeless yesterday after a fire destroyed their five-bedroom corrugated iron and timber house in Vakabuli, Lautoka.

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The Power Of A Woman

  The Power  Of A Woman

  This story begins on a cool winters evening in Lautoka, Fiji on June 9, 1941. The day the sound

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THE FINAL 4

  THE FINAL 4

No change in venue as Suva, Labasa, Lautoka and Rewa eye B.O.G title Suva, Rewa, Lautoka and Labasa emerged as

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Lautoka, Labasa Declared Emergency Areas For Termites

  Lautoka, Labasa  Declared Emergency Areas For Termites

The Biosecurity Authority of Fiji (BAF) is taking proactive measures to control and contain the spread of Asian Subterranean Termites.

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Stepdad Gets 14 Years In Jail

  Stepdad Gets 14 Years In Jail

A 44-year-old man was in jail to 14 years imprisonment by the High Court in Lautoka last Friday for raping

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Women’s Summit Set For AOG Conference This Month

  Women’s Summit Set For AOG Conference This Month

The Women’s Ministry of the Assemblies of God of Fiji will be holding a Women’s Summit on August 16 to

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