Archive for September 16th, 2017

NSW’s most senior water bureaucrat resigns over corruption allegations

NSW’s most senior water bureaucrat resigns over corruption allegations

New South Wales’ most senior water bureaucrat has resigned less than two months after he was the subject of corruption allegations in an ABC Four Corners report on the Murray-Darling Basin. Gavin Hanlon today resigned as deputy director-general of water at the NSW Department of Industry. The Four Corners report revealed billions of litres of […]

Fiji to observe national climate week

Fiji to observe national climate week

ALL four divisions around the country are going to host activities that give ordinary Fijians the chance to learn more climate change. Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development, NDMO Inia Seruiratu highlighted this in his address while announcing the plans for national climate week which will be launched next week Friday, September 22, 2017. […]

Why nobody’s shot down North Korea’s missile

Why nobody’s shot down North Korea’s missile

AIR raid sirens blared across Japan again today. Another North Korean missile streaked over the island nation’s skies. As startled citizens streamed into bunkers and shelters, Japan’s government went to great lengths to inform and reassure the public that it was doing everything possible to protect them. Truth is, there is very little the Japanese […]

Biggest NRC crowd expected at Lawaqa Park

Biggest NRC crowd expected at Lawaqa Park

The biggest National Rugby Championship crowd is expected today at Lawaqa Park as the Fiji Airways Drua get to host the NSW Country Eagles in their first home game. The Nadroga based Drua players have called on their local community to come and support the team. Center Eroni Vasiteri says they hope that the crowd […]

ARU to assist with Indo-Pacific Rugby Championship

ARU to assist with Indo-Pacific Rugby Championship

THE Australian Rugby Union has established a working group to assist in the development of the Indo-Pacific Rugby Championship. The group will be headed by former Wallabies flanker and current ARU vice-chairman Brett Robinson and includes key high performance, commercial and legal representatives from the ARU management team. ARU chairman Cameron Clyne said: “The ARU […]