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Skipper Cup: Our Faith Made Us Win, Tailevu Captain Admits After Close Win
Skipper Cup

Skipper Cup: Our Faith Made Us Win, Tailevu Captain Admits After Close Win

Tailevu captain Mosese Naiova said: “We really believed that we were going to win. “We prepared well and we mad...

Down But Not Out – Former Flight Attendant Opens First Restaurant
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Down But Not Out – Former Flight Attendant Opens First Restaurant

“When I was laid off in May and I had stayed home for two weeks, I felt helpless being home because I am used to w...

Devi Shows Cane Farming Pays
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Devi Shows Cane Farming Pays

“Only one thing I did not do then at father’s farm was cane cutting but on my farm I always go out and help the ...

Matawalu Village Installs New Chief
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Matawalu Village Installs New Chief

In his address, Ratu Nawaidranu thanked all those who gave him the opportunity to lead.

Taxi Driver Allegedly Robbed And Stabbed In Nadi
Crime & Court

Taxi Driver Allegedly Robbed And Stabbed In Nadi

A woman and a man hired the victim's taxi from Namaka and when approaching Nasau allegedly stabbed the victim and dr...

Lautoka Ready To Take On Tailevu
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Lautoka Ready To Take On Tailevu

Sauqaqa said Lautoka’s return to the major union after five years has not erased the bitter memories of their 21-2...

Vitogo Paipai Timber Bridge To Undergo Repairs From Saturday
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Vitogo Paipai Timber Bridge To Undergo Repairs From Saturday

This is a planned closure that will allow our contractors to carry out replacement of the severely deteriorated brid...

Former Flying Fijian Luveniyali Makes Successful Comeback
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Former Flying Fijian Luveniyali Makes Successful Comeback

Originally from Kasavu, Naitasiri, the former Highlanders player said he was blessed to be chosen for the Arrow Grou...

Fijiana Trio Boost Nadi
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Fijiana Trio Boost Nadi

The side is boosted with the inclusion of Fijiana XV reps in props Leilani Burness, Aseri ‘the bus’ Galo and fla...

20-Year-Old Reported Missing In Lautoka
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20-Year-Old Reported Missing In Lautoka

Ms Sharma's flatmate reported her missing on the 15th of this month after she failed to return to their home.

Young Reps For Ba
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Young Reps For Ba

And a new look side will play Lautoka in the Vodafone Premier League match at Churchill Park, Lautoka today at 6pm.

Duty Ready For Nadi
Skipper Cup

Duty Ready For Nadi

New constables vow to set the Skipper Cup Premiership pace against Yasawa on July 25

Rogo Believes Her Faith Saved Granddaughter
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Rogo Believes Her Faith Saved Granddaughter

“When she fell the toothbrush had gone up to her jaw and was stuck there. She started crying and that was when we ...

Rapist Cops 9 Plus Years in Jail in Absentia
Crime & Court

Rapist Cops 9 Plus Years in Jail in Absentia

Man drugged, raped victim who was a university student who worked for him.

Quarantine Slipup: Couple Released By Doctor 6 Days Short Of Mandatory Quarantine Period
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Quarantine Slipup: Couple Released By Doctor 6 Days Short Of Mandatory Quarantine Period

The couple had spent two-and-a-half months in Auckland to visit their son. They arrived in Nadi on May 13, 2020. A t...

Fiji Police Investigate Saweni Road Death Incident
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Fiji Police Investigate Saweni Road Death Incident

Police alleged that the late Private Ledua was hit by a vehicle while walking. They have yet to determine if the all...

Stationery, School Uniforms Burnt In Lautoka Home Fire
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Stationery, School Uniforms Burnt In Lautoka Home Fire

The fire, which occurred around 9.30am, is believed to have started from inside the two-bedroom home.

Raj Revives Talent After Being Laid Off
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Raj Revives Talent After Being Laid Off

He has bartered 10 paintings and sold another 10. The price for his artwork depends on its size.

Employment Relations Court To Rule On ATS Workers’ Case Next Week
Crime & Court

Employment Relations Court To Rule On ATS Workers’ Case Next Week

Mr Sharma told the court that the ultimate relief for those with terminated contracts was employment grievance becau...

Blaze Robs Lautoka Family Of Their Home
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Blaze Robs Lautoka Family Of Their Home

Police spokesperson, Ana Naisoro said officers from the National Fire Authority managed to control the fire from spr...

Life After Sports: Taito Bula Still Going Strong At 53
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Life After Sports: Taito Bula Still Going Strong At 53

His speed, uncanny dribbling skills, powerful right footer, aggressive approach and never-say-die attitude was a nig...

Former Hotel Worker Returns To Toil Land
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Former Hotel Worker Returns To Toil Land

After being laid off from work because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Mr Nabolo and his wife, a school teacher at Mulomul...

Konrote, Heart Of A Soldier
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Konrote, Heart Of A Soldier

The interview with President, Major-General (Retired) Jioji Konusi Konrote was made possible through the request of ...

Teidamu Tragedy: 6 Year Old Evelyn Wanted  To Be A Nurse
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Teidamu Tragedy: 6 Year Old Evelyn Wanted To Be A Nurse

“When the school closed, she wanted to spend time with her grandparents from her mother’s side but before she le...

Taxi Driver, Daughter Perish In Fire At Teidamu Hill Top
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Taxi Driver, Daughter Perish In Fire At Teidamu Hill Top

A 37 year old taxi driver and his 6year old daughter have been identified as victims of a fatal fire in Lautoka this...

Navutu Flea Market Brings In Steady Income For Vendors
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Navutu Flea Market Brings In Steady Income For Vendors

The flea market is located across from the Energy Fiji Limited Depot in Navutu, Lautoka. The five-acre land where th...

Stuck Onboard New Guinea Chief
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Stuck Onboard New Guinea Chief

Like the numerous countries they’ve docked at over the past five months, the 25 crew members can not disembark bec...

Villager: Requests Going Back To Ratu Mara’s Time Now Fixed By PM
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Villager: Requests Going Back To Ratu Mara’s Time Now Fixed By PM

Mr Turuva is grateful to Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and his Government for answering their plea for a seawall...

Suspect In Alleged Party Posts Questioned For Rape
Crime & Court

Suspect In Alleged Party Posts Questioned For Rape

Police Spokesperson Ana Naisoro said he was questioned and released in compliance with the maximum 48-hour custody p...

Police Investigating Alleged Rape Of 4 Year Old In Lautoka
Crime & Court

Police Investigating Alleged Rape Of 4 Year Old In Lautoka

The victim had gone to sleep with her mother the night before and in the middle of the night was discovered missing ...

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