Flooding

Heavy Rain Alert For Fiji
NEWS

Heavy Rain Alert For Fiji

Possible showers and thunderstorms are likely to affect the country until tomorrow.

Editorial: Heed weather warnings,  be sensible, take care
Sunvoice

Editorial: Heed weather warnings, be sensible, take care

One month into the cyclone season and there is another tropical disturbance upon us. Our weather forecasters have wa...

Reading opens up new worlds
Sunvoice

Reading opens up new worlds

  It’s holiday time for students around the country. Some students had an early break because their schools w...

Flood Damage Aches Family
NATION

Flood Damage Aches Family

  Years of hard work and sacrifice went down the drain for Rakesh Mani after floodwaters destroyed his family h...

People Hail Quick Help From Top
NATION

People Hail Quick Help From Top

Prime Minister Voreqe Baini­marama started his tour of the Western Division yester­day, visiting areas seriously a...

Councils Work Round The Clock
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Councils Work Round The Clock

Minister for Local Govern­ment, Housing and Envi­ronment Parveen Bala is closely working with city and town counci...

#Vote2018: Concrete Policies, Solutions Will Solve Flooding Problems
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#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 D...

Weather Office: High Chances Of Flooding As More Rain Predicted
NEWS

Weather Office: High Chances Of Flooding As More Rain Predicted

There is high chance of flash flooding and flooding of low-lying areas with the forecasted rainy conditions to conti...

Heavy Rains Force Authorities To Close Rakiraki Town
NEWS

Heavy Rains Force Authorities To Close Rakiraki Town

Part of Rakiraki Town was flooded yesterday because of heavy rain which led to the closure of the town. The statemen...

Heavy Downpour Sees Houses Flooded, Crossing Under Water
NEWS

Heavy Downpour Sees Houses Flooded, Crossing Under Water

Flood waters yesterday entered a few houses and left crossings under water at Transmitter Road in Malolo, Nadi. Area...

Flash Flooding Hits Western  Division As Heavy Rain Starts Again
NEWS

Flash Flooding Hits Western Division As Heavy Rain Starts Again

Heavy rain caused flash flooding in Nadi, Ba, Lautoka, Rakiraki, Tavua and Sigatoka yesterday. A situation report by...

Five Escape Vehicle Caught in Currents
NATION

Five Escape Vehicle Caught in Currents

Five people managed to escape serious injuries when their car was washed way while trying to cross the flooded river...

Downpour Causes Flooding in Western Division
NATION

Downpour Causes Flooding in Western Division

A heavy downpour caused flooding along the main streets of Lautoka City yesterday. Despite numerous efforts by the L...

Drain Clean Up Saves Couple’s Home From  More Flooding
NATION

Drain Clean Up Saves Couple’s Home From More Flooding

A family of Omkar Settlement at Narere in Nasinu has expressed their appreciation of the Nasinu Town Council for ens...

Special Weather Bulletin Number ONE FOR  HEAVY RAIN ISSUED FROM RSMC NADI AT 07.00pm
NEWS

Special Weather Bulletin Number ONE FOR HEAVY RAIN ISSUED FROM RSMC NADI AT 07.00pm

HEAVY RAIN ALERT A HEAVY RAIN ALERT IS NOW IN FORCE FOR VITI LEVU, YASAWA AND MAMANUCA GROUP, VANUA LEVU, TAVEUNI AN...

Drainage: Narere Residents Blame  Metal Frames For Flooding
NEWS

Drainage: Narere Residents Blame Metal Frames For Flooding

Victims from last week’s flash flood in Omkar Road, Narere have blamed the metal frames at the mouth of a channel ...

“Talanoa Mada Session” For Youth Delegates In Bonn
NEWS

“Talanoa Mada Session” For Youth Delegates In Bonn

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama closed the Conference of Youth 13 in Bonn yesterday. Youths from 114 countries hav...

Body Of 66 Year Old Farmer Found Floating Near Raiwaqa Village
NEWS

Body Of 66 Year Old Farmer Found Floating Near Raiwaqa Village

The body of a 66 year old farmer was found floating in a river near Raiwaqa village along Kavanagasau Road, Sigatoka...

Met Office: Rains, Winds, Flooding
NEWS

Met Office: Rains, Winds, Flooding

The Fiji Meteorological Office has advised all communities to remain alert as localised heavy rain over a short peri...

Truck carries students through flooded roads
NEWS

Truck carries students through flooded roads

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

FIJI POLICE FORCE: WESTERN DIVISION SITUATION REPORTS (Update 27)
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FIJI POLICE FORCE: WESTERN DIVISION SITUATION REPORTS (Update 27)

FIJI POLICE FORCE WESTERN DIVISION COMMAND COORDINATION CENTER                           ...

‘Damaged Culverts Cause of Flooding’
NEWS

‘Damaged Culverts Cause of Flooding’

Flooding in the Lomolomo area, between Lautoka and Nadi has been blamed on culverts damaged in 2009 and left unrepai...

People Heeding  Advice, Not Taking Any Chances
NEWS

People Heeding Advice, Not Taking Any Chances

One-hundred-and-eleven families took no chance and sought shelter in the five evacuation centres in the West during ...

Water Floods Part Of Nadi
NEWS

Water Floods Part Of Nadi

Parts of the Nadi area were under water as flash flooding from continual heavy rain took its toll yesterday. The hea...

Major Services Close In Rakiraki, Tavua
NEWS

Major Services Close In Rakiraki, Tavua

Schools and businesses in Rakiraki and Tavua closed yesterday because of rising floodwaters caused by heavy rain. Th...

Simply The Best
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Simply The Best

Ashna Kumar is not one of the tallest people in our Suva newsroom. But when it comes to covering stories she walks t...

TD04F CHANGES ITS TRACK AND HEADS TOWARDS THE GROUP
NEWS

TD04F CHANGES ITS TRACK AND HEADS TOWARDS THE GROUP

Tropical Depression (TD04F) was located near 17.0 degrees South latitude and  177.1 degree East longitude or about ...

Rewa River At Critical Level
NEWS

Rewa River At Critical Level

The National Disaster Management Office is advising villages and communities situated along and near the Rewa River ...

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