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    Naseyani Elders: Bainimarama The Best

Naseyani Elders: Bainimarama The Best

Villager elders of Naseyani, Rakiraki, Ra, are looking forward to cast their ballots for the 2018 General Election when pre-polling starts today. 77-year-old Keperieli Rasasa said he was expecting to

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    PM: FijiFirst Brings Stability, Progress

PM: FijiFirst Brings Stability, Progress

Fijians know that FijiFirst brings them certainty, stability and progress, says FijiFirst party leader and Prime Min­ister, Voreqe Bainimarama. He made the comment while addressing peo­ple in Rakiraki during the

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    No Political Agenda behind Decreasing Retirement Age: A-G

No Political Agenda behind Decreasing Retirement Age: A-G

Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said there was no political agenda behind their decision to move the retirement age from 60 to 55. He made the remarks during

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    No Casualties: People’s Attitude Pleases Police, Commissioner Western

No Casualties: People’s Attitude Pleases Police, Commissioner Western

There were no reports of any casualties associated with Tropical Cyclone Keni. This has been attributed to warnings being taken seriously by Fijians. And one good thing Fijians did yesterday

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    Bala Waives fees

Bala Waives fees

More than 4000 market vendors will not pay their market fees for the month of April. This was announced yesterday by the Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Infrastructure

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    Reddy Deploys Technical Staff, Resources

Reddy Deploys Technical Staff, Resources

The Ministry of Waterways has advised members of the public that it has deployed teams of technical staff and resources to assist in the clearing of waterways and drains of

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    #Vote2018: Concrete Policies, Solutions Will Solve Flooding Problems

#Vote2018: Concrete Policies, Solutions Will Solve Flooding Problems

The Fijian economy takes a hit every time there is massive flooding. Many times, the area worst hit is the Western Division. The recent flooding in Nadi, Ba and Rakiraki

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    League Gala Day In Ra

League Gala Day In Ra

  The Fiji Primary Schools Rugby League Association will host a gala day competition at Ra High School, Rakiraki tomorrow. The Ra Zone event is the second competition to be

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    Dreamview Villas In Rakiraki  Re-opening After Winston Upgrade

Dreamview Villas In Rakiraki Re-opening After Winston Upgrade

Rakiraki is soon to officially celebrate the re-opening of one of its oldest villas in town. Dreamview Villas was severely affected by Tropical Cyclone Winston in February last year. So

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Hailstorm not linked to climate change: FijiMet

  Hailstorm not linked to climate change: FijiMet

The hailstorm experienced in parts of Fiji yesterday is not linked to climate change, an official from the Fiji Meteorological

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Win Start For Nadi

  Win Start For Nadi

Jack’s Nadi beat Rakiraki 3-0 in the INKK Mobile Battle of the Giants at Subrail Park in Labasa yesterday. Nadi

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Calf Drags Woman to Her Death

  Calf Drags Woman to Her Death

A Rakiraki woman died after the rope tied around her waist to a calf tightened and allegedly killed her when

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Wife: My Kids Don’t Know Their Dad’s dead

  Wife: My Kids Don’t Know Their Dad’s dead

Grieving Kelera Tinai says her children do not know that their father is dead. Ms Tinai’s husband, Simon Rama, 39,

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Home And Living Is Now In Rakiraki

  Home And Living Is Now In Rakiraki

Home and Living opened its eighth outlet in Rakiraki Town worth over half a million dollars, yesterday. The new outlet

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Aust Coach Helps Rakiraki

  Aust Coach Helps Rakiraki

Rakiraki will be looking to register their first win when they face Lautoka in the Vodafone Premier League at Churchill

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Gallau Andhra Is Team To Beat

  Gallau Andhra Is Team To Beat

  Team Gallau Andhra of Rakiraki will be the team to beat in the 76 th Dakshina India Andhra Sangam

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Lies in Cane Belt Exposed

  Lies in Cane Belt Exposed

Rakiraki cane farmers have been misled to believe they have to pay for transport to cart cane to the Ba mill.

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Truck carries students through flooded roads

  Truck carries students through flooded roads

Students stranded at two Rakiraki schools because of floodwaters were transported home by a truck late yesterday. When the Penang

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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

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Police Officer Hailed Hero In Daring Rescue

  Police Officer Hailed Hero In Daring Rescue

As floodwaters surged through Rakiraki on Monday and people fled, a Policeman swam to the bus station and climbed on

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Occupants Escape Water Sweeping Away Vehicle

  Occupants Escape Water Sweeping Away Vehicle

A man described how a vehicle being swept away by strong currents, was held by a tree, allowing its occupants

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1am: 65 Villagers Evacuate After Floodwaters Enter

  1am: 65 Villagers Evacuate After Floodwaters Enter

Sixty-five villagers from Barotu Village, Rakiraki took shelter at the Nabalebale Hall in Barotu after flood waters entered their houses

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Temple Loses Almost $120k In Fire

  Temple Loses Almost $120k In Fire

The Wairuku Kutti Temple in Rakiraki says it has lost close to $120,000 in damages after a fire burnt the

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Sportswoman Vitaeli Eyes Silver Ferns

  Sportswoman Vitaeli Eyes Silver Ferns

  The top sportswoman for Makoi Muslim Primary School wants to join the Silver Ferns in the future. Vitaeli Maleba,

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Shartik Tops

  Shartik Tops

It was a special day for proud mum, Subhashni Devi, when her son took out top honours on Thursday during

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Penang Students Top of The Posters

  Penang Students Top of The Posters

Penang Sangam High School students from Rakiraki scooped four awards from the International Day of Democracy Poster Competition during the

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Singh Wears Attire With Pride

  Singh Wears Attire With Pride

When Sukhdeo Singh heard there would be a Girmit Centennial celebration, he decided to dress like his ancestors to the

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Cyclone Insurance: Do You Have It? Are You Protected?

  Cyclone Insurance: Do You Have It? Are You Protected?

At 33, with a flourishing career as a banker and having just moved into his newly built home in Rakiraki,

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Nagatalevu Gets Mum’s Nod

  Nagatalevu Gets Mum’s Nod

  It was not an easy journey for 23-year old Sereana Nagatalevu making it in the final 26 Fijiana XV.

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