Archive [ 2015 May 16 ]

Your Duty Is To Assist The Court: Gates
NATION

Your Duty Is To Assist The Court: Gates

Twenty-four graduates of the National Prosecution Course 2015 were yesterday reminded of their duties as officers of...

Poll Workshop Ends
NATION

Poll Workshop Ends

Twenty-five participants from the Pacific took part in the Bridge Voter Registration workshop organised by Fijian El...

Cheque Boost For Kidney Centre
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Cheque Boost For Kidney Centre

The Kidney Foundation of Fiji received a $12,000 cheque donation from Island Safety & Civil Limited yesterday at...

Witness Reveals Reason For Suspension
NATION

Witness Reveals Reason For Suspension

A witness in the $3.1million scam trial has revealed in court he was suspended for something he did not do. Munsami ...

NGO Will Fortify Voice Of Vanua
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NGO Will Fortify Voice Of Vanua

Chiefs of Ba Province have welcomed the formation of the Bose ni Momo non-governmental organisation, saying it will ...

Ex-FNU Head Chand Seeks Overseas Travel
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Ex-FNU Head Chand Seeks Overseas Travel

Former vice-chancellor of the Fiji National University has expressed in the High Court in Suva his interest to trave...

Itaukei Tribunal Decision Final
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Itaukei Tribunal Decision Final

The decision made by the iTaukei Lands Appeals Tribunal is final and cannot be disputed by any court, says Tribunal ...

Ratu Vananalagi Clarifies VKB Stand
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Ratu Vananalagi Clarifies VKB Stand

The chairman of the iTaukei Lands & Fisheries Commision (TLFC), Ratu Vananalagi Vesikula, says all iTaukei peopl...

EDITORIAL: The Winning Road To Rio
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EDITORIAL: The Winning Road To Rio

We are on our road to Rio and the plan is simple: Win gold in 7s rugby. The call yesterday by the Vodafone Fijian 7s...

Letters To The Editor, May 16, 2015
Letters

Letters To The Editor, May 16, 2015

Midwifery services Asenaca Delaibatiki, Nakasi I am absolutely delighted with the announcement by the Ministry of He...

Ministry To Conduct Compliance Checks
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Ministry To Conduct Compliance Checks

The Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations will severely deal with employers who do not compl...

Valelevu Motorists Cautioned
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Valelevu Motorists Cautioned

Road users are urged to exercise caution around road repair sites, said Fulton Hogan Hiways paving manager Semi Veik...

Faced All Odds, Reaping Rewards
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Faced All Odds, Reaping Rewards

Anita Devi, a resident of Naodamu Housing, Labasa, has faced all the odds in raising her son single-handedly for nin...

Challenge Motivates Farmer Tauvia
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Challenge Motivates Farmer Tauvia

Being a single parent and raising three children is a challenge. This was what Jonasa Tauvia of Waikisi Village in M...

Land Committee Talks With Cane Farmers
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Land Committee Talks With Cane Farmers

The Committee of Better Utilisation of Land (CBUL) is having a Talanoa Session with cane farmers in all Fiji Sugar C...

Labasa School Taught Farming Methods
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Labasa School Taught Farming Methods

St Augustine Primary School in Labasa undertook backyard gardening in order to better utilise land available around ...

Fijians Mark Girmit Day
NATION

Fijians Mark Girmit Day

May 14 marked a significant day for Fijians. A Girmit Day celebration was held at the Suva Civic Centre, in the memo...

Ball Hits $66K
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Ball Hits $66K

The Nadi-based West Charity Trust Society has raised $66,469 during the Animals Fiji Fur – Ball at Sofitel Fiji Re...

Bank Programme Empowers Vendors
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Bank Programme Empowers Vendors

Market vendors in the Western Division have been urged to take pride in their profession business wise. This was the...

Soldier Son Makes Mother Proud
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Soldier Son Makes Mother Proud

Erini Marama, 51, was among the proud mothers who were present on Thursday morning at the Nadi International Airport...

‘Take Up Commercial Farming’
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‘Take Up Commercial Farming’

The Ministry of Agriculture is urging youths to engage in commercial farming. The ministry’s director for animal h...

‘No Fault Scheme’ Soon
NATION

‘No Fault Scheme’ Soon

Cases of injuries at workplaces are on increasing says the Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relat...

Doctors Trained On Workers Compensation
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Doctors Trained On Workers Compensation

Acting Permanent Secretary for Employment Osea Cawaru officially opened Phase II Doctor’s Workshop on Evaluation o...

PM Congratulates Christian
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PM Congratulates Christian

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has sent a congratulatory letter to the newly-elected president of the Federated S...

7s Eighth Man
SPORTS

7s Eighth Man

When the Vodafone Fijian 7s side runs out onto the field at Twickenham today, they will be welcomed by more than 100...

Tuitubou Assures Support
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Tuitubou Assures Support

The Government will provide assistance to the Vodafone Fijian 7s team and Fiji Rugby Union ahead of the 2016 Rio Oly...

Seruvakula Names Team To Uruguay
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Seruvakula Names Team To Uruguay

Telecom Fijian Warriors coach Senirusi Seruvakula has named the 28-member team that will play two matches in Uruguay...

Fijian Pearls Set Target
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Fijian Pearls Set Target

The Fijian Pearls are keen on winning the gold medal at the 2015 Pacific Games in July. This was revealed by coach K...

Drag Race Boost
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Drag Race Boost

Fiji Car Club received a timely boost of $5000 from Lincoln Refrigeration Limited in Suva yesterday. This is for the...

Kurabui Warriors Ready For Vodafone Cup Challenge
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Kurabui Warriors Ready For Vodafone Cup Challenge

The Kurabui Warriors rugby league team aims to make it to the final of the Vodafone Cup this year. This comes after ...

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