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     No Installation As Yet – Roko Tui Bau

 No Installation As Yet – Roko Tui Bau

Bau and Tailevu chief, Turaga Na Roko Tui Bau Ratu Timoci Tava­navanua, now baptised as Timothy Daniels, has confirmed that there would not be any installation for the vacant Vuni­valu

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    Fijian Guard On Royal Duty

Fijian Guard On Royal Duty

With the eyes of the world on St George’s Chapel and Windsor Castle for the royal wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex at the weekend, not many knew

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    Synod Will Involve People in Future Planning for the Church

Synod Will Involve People in Future Planning for the Church

The launch of the Catholic synod will involve the people in the future plan­ning of the church. This was confirmed by Archbishop Peter Loy Chong, who conducted the launch of

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    Navy Chief Welcomes 79 Sailors

Navy Chief Welcomes 79 Sailors

Navy Commander Captain (Navy) Humphrey Tawake, yesterday welcomed 79 new members of the navy family at the Togalevu Naval Base. He said the 79 sailors passed their 13 weeks of

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    RFMF Gets New Tractor

RFMF Gets New Tractor

The Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) chief of staff Brigadier-General Ro Jone Kalouniwai yesterday ac­cepted a Kubota tractor from Nivis Motors donated by Taiwan as part of its technical

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    EDITORIAL: Girmityas Celebrate Big Day, Equal Citizenry

EDITORIAL: Girmityas Celebrate Big Day, Equal Citizenry

On May 14, 1879, the first Girmitiyas arrived in Fiji on a ship named Leonidas. In commemorating the arrival of the first Girmitiyas, Acting Prime Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum called on

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    Former Diplomat, Principal ‘A Strong Leader

Former Diplomat, Principal ‘A Strong Leader

Former Fiji High Commissioner to Ma­laysia and school principal Suliasi Lu­tubula, who died at his Delainavesi, Lami, residence earlier this week, has been described as a strong leader and very

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    EDITORIAL: Programme Welcome For Caregivers’ Unenviable Task

EDITORIAL: Programme Welcome For Caregivers’ Unenviable Task

Family caregivers provide overall care needs for their loved ones, which often requires pa­tience, tough love and a sense of duty. Many perform these tasks without appropriate edu­cation, support and

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    Senior iTaukei Affairs Officer Removed

Senior iTaukei Affairs Officer Removed

A senior officer of the Minis­try of the iTaukei Affairs has been removed from its office in Nasese for abuse of office. This was confirmed to the Fiji Sun by

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PM: Back Developing Countries Gaining Immediate Access

  PM: Back Developing Countries Gaining Immediate Access

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has asked all developed countries to support developing countries gain immediate access to climate finance, espe­cially

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EDITORIAL: A Job Worth Appreciating Gallantry And Bravery Recognised

  EDITORIAL: A Job Worth Appreciating Gallantry And Bravery Recognised

Recently six National Fire Authority (NFA) of­ficers based at the Labasa Fire Station were awarded a Certificate of Recognition. They

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Fiji Police To Help PNG During The APEC Meeting

  Fiji Police To Help PNG During The APEC Meeting

The Fiji Police Force will assist their Papua New Guinea counterparts with security for the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) summit

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Contractors Clear Landslide To Jetty Entrance

  Contractors Clear Landslide To Jetty Entrance

The Naboutini Civil Contractors has man­aged to clear away a landslide that had blocked the entrance to the Vunisea Jetty.

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Ratu Inoke Pays Respect To Fijian Soldiers Buried In PNG

  Ratu Inoke Pays Respect To Fijian Soldiers Buried In PNG

The Minister for Defence and National Security, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola, laid a wreath at Bita Paka War Cem­etery in Papu

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Vakarauvanua Happy To Be Part Of 60 Corrections Recruits

  Vakarauvanua Happy To Be Part Of 60 Corrections Recruits

Twenty-year-old Matelita Va­karauvanua is happy to join the Fiji Corrections Service. She was part of the 60 new re­cruits who

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Shooting Competition Starts In Australia

  Shooting Competition Starts In Australia

The annual Australian Army Skill at Arms Meet (AASAM) competition at the Puckapunyal Military Area, Victoria, Australia started on Sunday.

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Ravulo Salutes Late Dad For Success

  Ravulo Salutes Late Dad For Success

The recipient of the Baton of Honour and the Commis­sioner’s Trophy, Eparama Ravulo, 36, saluted his late father Jone Ravulo

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Double Celebration For Romit Singh

  Double Celebration For Romit Singh

  Today will be a double cel­ebration for new Fiji Correc­tions Service recruit, Ronald Romit Singh, 22. Yesterday, he took

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RFMF Shooters Aim For Gold

  RFMF Shooters Aim For Gold

A Republic of Fiji Military Force (RFMF) shooters team has been invited by the Aus­tralian Defence Force (ADF) to be

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Work Starts To Take Home Remains Of New Zealand Servicemen

  Work Starts To Take Home Remains Of New Zealand Servicemen

The remains of the two Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) service men, Flight Lieutenant George Beban, MBE, and Fireman

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Close Win For Naitasiri

  Close Win For Naitasiri

A young but determined Naitasiri rugby team edged Namosi 24-23 in the Skipper Cup Premiership match at Thom­son Park, Navua

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Minister Visits Senior Military Officers

  Minister Visits Senior Military Officers

Minister for Defence and National Security Ratu Inoke Kubuabola has vis­ited senior Fijian military officers studying at the Malaysia Armed

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Soldiers Distribute Food Rations For Kadavu

  Soldiers Distribute Food Rations For Kadavu

The 20 soldiers from the Re­public of Fiji Military Force (RFMF) deployed to Kadavu to distribute food rations have started

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Treasurers Reminded Of Line Of Duty

  Treasurers Reminded Of Line Of Duty

It is critical that treasurers provide sound financial advice to the Roko Tui and to the iTaukei Affairs Board. The

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 Bainimarama To Press For Blue Charter

   Bainimarama To Press For Blue Charter

  The existential threat posed by climate change and the adop­tion of the Commonwealth Blue Charter on ocean governance has

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Law Repeals ‘Hallmark Of Govt’

  Law Repeals ‘Hallmark Of Govt’

A Cabinet minister has paid tribute to the Government’s push to repeal discriminatory laws and legislate the empowerment of women.

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PM Opens Exchange, Launches Green Bond

  PM Opens Exchange, Launches Green Bond

Fiji’s push for a climate-friendly environ­ment took another step forward when Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday opened the London Stock

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 Let’s  Support Our Deaf Rugby 7s Team

   Let’s  Support Our Deaf Rugby 7s Team

  For the first time Fiji will be part of the major in­ternational deaf rugby competition – the World Deaf

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 No Tolerance For Law Breakers At Coca-Cola Games

   No Tolerance For Law Breakers At Coca-Cola Games

    Police have warned that security will be tight at ANZ Stadium, no liquor will be allowed to be

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