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    EDITORIAL: 7-year-old Victim Of Suicide Begs Question: What Are We Doing Wrong?

EDITORIAL: 7-year-old Victim Of Suicide Begs Question: What Are We Doing Wrong?

A seven-year-old is the latest Fijian to commit suicide. This is worrying and this begs the question what are we doing wrong? What drove this child to take this step?

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    Letters To The Editor, 10th September 2017

Letters To The Editor, 10th September 2017

World Suicide Prevention Day Neelz Singh, Lami This day is observed on September 10 each year to promote worldwide action to prevent suicides. Various events and activities are held during

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    Mother Disputes Suicide Cause of Daughter’s Death

Mother Disputes Suicide Cause of Daughter’s Death

Police say investigation is still continuing Sofia Shabnam believes that her 17-year-old eldest daughter, Kushnuma Sahaista Ali, did not commit suicide. The 37-year-old mother believes that her daughter was murdered.

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    Police Urge Parents, Be Attentive To Needs Of Children After 11 year old Allegedly Commits Suicide

Police Urge Parents, Be Attentive To Needs Of Children After 11 year old Allegedly Commits Suicide

The Fiji Police Force is deeply concerned with a case involving an 11 year old student who allegedly is a victim of suicide. The victim allegedly took his own life

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    Housewife Allegedly Sets Herself Alight

Housewife Allegedly Sets Herself Alight

A family at Waidranudranu Settlement, Tavakubu in Lautoka are mourning the loss of their daughter, Roselin Dutt, who died on Saturday afternoon. The 35-year-old housewife allegedly set herself alight following an

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    Woman’s Death Rocks Kaka Place

Woman’s Death Rocks Kaka Place

The sudden death of a popular local personality has shocked the close-knit Kaka Place community of Pacific Harbour in Deuba. Still reeling from the shock, neighbour Tony Smith said he

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    Ex-Health Minister And Speaker Shares His Sorrow

Ex-Health Minister And Speaker Shares His Sorrow

A high profile Fijian who was a government minister, diplomat, Speaker to Parliament and Fijian rugby captain this week shared the sorrow that he suffered for 13 long years. Pita Nacuva’s

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    North Joins  Suicide Stop Call

North Joins Suicide Stop Call

The alleged suicide of three Suva students has affected even people in the Northern Division. Tragic young deaths like this should be prevented, a suicide prevention symposium in Labasa heard. 

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    Three Students Remembered Today

Three Students Remembered Today

The recent deaths of three young people in Suva, casts a dark shadow today over World Suicide Prevention Day. Today, stakeholders will get together to reiterate that suicide is preventable

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‘Worst Father’s Day’

  ‘Worst Father’s Day’

Today will be one of the worst Father’s Day for me, says Rakesh Kumar. Mr Kumar could only say this

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Talk About Mental Illness More: John Kirwan

  Talk About Mental Illness More: John Kirwan

Former All Black Sir John Kirwan believes people living with mental illness need to share what they are going through

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