Quotes for the Week

    • "In everyone there is something precious, found in no one else; so honor each man for what is hidden within him-for what he alone has, and none of his fellows."
    • "Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many, not on your past misfortunes of which all men have some."
    • "Peace does not mean to be in a place where there is no noise, trouble or hard work. It means to be in the midst of those things and still remain calm in your heart."
    • "Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that."
    • "Where there is great love there are always miracles."

Fijian News»

Introduction of 5% service fee will reduce visitor arrivals

Introduction of 5% service fee will reduce visitor arrivals

The Fiji Hotels and Tourism Association has highlighted in it’s submission to the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Economic Affairs that the introduction of the 5%...

Aussie News»

More bad weather could hit NSW

More bad weather could hit NSW

BRACE yourself — the same weather system that caused so much misery last week could be forming again. Early forecasts suggest a new east coast low is brewing off the coast...

Pacific & World News»

Massive aftershock hits Nepal

Massive aftershock hits Nepal

AS rescue workers search rubble for survivors of yesterday’s massive earthquake, Nepal continues to be hit by strong aftershocks, including a 6.7 magnitude monster. The...

Business & Technology»

Mining wages may be next to fall

Mining wages may be next to fall

IRON ore giant Fortescue Metals’ roster restructure is likely to be replicated across the industry as weak prices force deep cost cutting. THE world’s fourth largest...

Sports»

Kangaroos name four debutants to face NZ

Kangaroos name four debutants to face NZ

ALEX Johnston, Josh Dugan, Will Chambers and Trent Merrin will make their Test debuts for Australia in Friday’s Test against New Zealand. Wingers Dugan and Johnston and...

Entertainment & Lifestyle»

From Saigon to Sydney: One adoptee’s story

From Saigon to Sydney: One adoptee’s story

Sometimes it happens at the train station, sometimes on the street. Sophie English can see the question in their eyes, before they ask it. “Excuse me, do you mind if...

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More bad weather could hit NSW

More bad weather could hit NSW

BRACE yourself — the same weather system that caused so much misery last week could be forming again. Early forecasts suggest a new east coast low is brewing off the coast of storm- ravaged New South Wales. “What we do know is that most of the forecasting guidance shows a low pressure system developing off the […]

Chan, Sukumaran choose execution witnesses

Chan, Sukumaran choose execution witnesses

Bali nine ringleaders Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have reportedly put in requests for the witnesses who will be present in the hours leading up to the moment of their execution. Myuran Sukumaran has requested senior pastor from Melbourne’s Bayside Church, Christie Buckingham, while Chan has asked for Salvation Army minister David Soper, according to […]

Introduction of 5% service fee will reduce visitor arrivals

Introduction of 5% service fee will reduce visitor arrivals

The Fiji Hotels and Tourism Association has highlighted in it’s submission to the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Economic Affairs that the introduction of the 5% Service fee in the Tourism Industry would heavily impact on the salaries of our local workers. CEO for the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association, Michael Wong said the proposed service […]

Bali Nine pair refuse to sign papers

Bali Nine pair refuse to sign papers

MYURAN Sukumaran and Andrew Chan have both refused to sign their execution warrants, telling the prosecutors tasked with executing them that they believed their impending death was unjust, that they had been rehabilitated and deserved a second chance. Their dignified and courteous responses, which at one stage brought a hush over the area where the […]