Archive for September 22nd, 2017

Govt. to look into all Permanent Secretaries

Govt. to look into all Permanent Secretaries

The buck stops with Permanent Secretaries, says chairman of the Public Service Commission Vishnu Mohan. Mr Mohan reaffirmed the standing in response to remarks made by Ministry of Health and Medical Services Permanent Secretary Philip Davies that certain issues are not the responsibility of a Permanent Secretary. Mr Philip Davies had said that the Director […]

Roberts signed citizenship form without reading it

Roberts signed citizenship form without reading it

One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts has admitted to signing a form which said he was a British citizen, but says he did so without reading the document. Senator Roberts’ claims he did everything he could to renounce his British citizenship before the 2016 federal election are being tested in a High Court hearing in Brisbane […]

Attorney General gather complaints on Ministry of Health

Attorney General gather complaints on Ministry of Health

Acting Prime Minister and Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum says he is frustrated after hearing the complaints about the Ministry of Health because he says the Ministry is not implementing what the government wants it to implement. Sayed-Khaiyum said this at a road show organised for civil servants at Kshatriya Hall when a nurse asked him […]

Asylum seekers granted resettlement in the US

Asylum seekers granted resettlement in the US

The first refugees from Australia’s offshore detention centres to be resettled in the United States could land in the US within a week. Fifty-four men, women and children from Manus Island and Nauru have been told they have been accepted into the US Refugee Admissions Program, under a deal struck between Australian Prime Minister Malcolm […]

Fijian Drua Coach names squad to face Perth Spirit

Fijian Drua Coach names squad to face Perth Spirit

Fiji Airways Drua coach, Senirusi Seruvakula has named a strong side to play Perth Spirit in the National Rugby Championship this week. Seruvakula has retained majority of the forward pack with only Penu Naulago replacing Sakiusa Nadruku in the locks. Two changes have been made to the back line. Suva first five, Kini Douglas replaces […]