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."

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WAF to ensure clean and safe water treatment

WAF to ensure clean and safe water treatment

The Water Authority of Fiji needs a clear pathway for planning to be able to supply quality water to consumers. Authority Chief Executive Opetaia Ravai says an estimated...

Aussie News»

German intern killed on way to Perth

German intern killed on way to Perth

ONE of the German victims on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was travelling to Perth to start a new life as an intern for IBM. Fatima Dyczynski, 24, was due to arrive...

World News»

‘No respect for the dead’

‘No respect for the dead’

THE Dutch are fuming that rebel separatists are trawling through the belongings of the dead passengers of MH17 and publishing their “trophies’’ on social networking...

Business & Technology»

Tomtom maps out new code system

Tomtom maps out new code system

A new way of pinpointing and identifying any location on earth has been launched by mapping service TomTom, potentially spelling the end of the postcode. TomTom said Mapcodes...

Sports»

Brumbies to take on Waratahs in semi-final

Brumbies to take on Waratahs in semi-final

THE Waratahs will host the Brumbies in an all-Australian semi-final on Saturday night with a spot in the Super Rugby decider up for grabs. The Super Rugby semi-finals schedule...

Entertainment & Lifestyle»

Mum makes $310k for loom band dress

Mum makes $310k for loom band dress

HELEN Smith put this dress on eBay made up of 24,000 loom bands. She expected to make about $90 profit on it. She couldn’t quite believe how much it sold for. Ms Smith’s...

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‘No respect for the dead’

‘No respect for the dead’

THE Dutch are fuming that rebel separatists are trawling through the belongings of the dead passengers of MH17 and publishing their “trophies’’ on social networking sites. The brutality of losing nearly 192 of their fellow citizens, many of them children on their summer break, has stirred an inner anger in the Dutch national psyche as […]

Brumbies to take on Waratahs in semi-final

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THE Waratahs will host the Brumbies in an all-Australian semi-final on Saturday night with a spot in the Super Rugby decider up for grabs. The Super Rugby semi-finals schedule has been confirmed following the Brumbies’ thrilling win over the Chiefs in Canberra on Saturday night, and the Sharks’come-from-behind victory over the Highlanders in Durban on […]

WAF to ensure clean and safe water treatment

WAF to ensure clean and safe water treatment

The Water Authority of Fiji needs a clear pathway for planning to be able to supply quality water to consumers. Authority Chief Executive Opetaia Ravai says an estimated $30 million dollars in pipe replacement over three years has been one of the major works carried out by the authority. The twenty year master plan for […]

Former players celebrate AFL multicultural round

Former players celebrate AFL multicultural round

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