Archive for October 10th, 2017

‘Unity’ greatest driver for Fiji’s progress on Fiji Day: President

‘Unity’ greatest driver for Fiji’s progress on Fiji Day: President

President Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote, says ‘unity’ has been the single greatest driver for our progress. In his national address on Fiji Day, Konrote said our common identity and shared purpose have been the cornerstone of our success. He says Fiji marked eighth straight year of economic growth this year and this growth has […]

Naitasiri provincial council scoops award

Naitasiri provincial council scoops award

The Naitasiri Provincial Council has scooped an award under the World Health Organization’s Healthy Islands Recognition. This program enables the communities and countries to demonstrate effective and efficient ways of promoting and protecting the health of their populations. Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar says the council’s submission to WHO focused on utilizing […]

Moment man ends 12-hour balcony stand-off

Moment man ends 12-hour balcony stand-off

AFTER an intense 12-hour stand-off on a 27th storey balcony in Sydney, police are now trying to find out what happened to the woman whose body was found below. THE man who perched himself on an awning above a 27th-floor balcony was arrested following a 12-hour standoff with police and the discovery of a woman’s […]

Las Vegas shooting will inspire copycats

Las Vegas shooting will inspire copycats

THE world can expect more attempts to shoot at crowds and it won’t just be music festivals that will be targeted, chilling prediction warns. THE Las Vegas shooting massacre will inspire other copycat attacks and any crowded event is now a potential target, a chilling new prediction reveals. Paddock opened fire on the Route 91 […]

Ravalawa still in shock after being named in Fiji Bati squad

Ravalawa still in shock after being named in Fiji Bati squad

Canberra Raiders Under 20 Player of the Year Mikaele Ravalawa is still shocked after his name was announced in the Vodafone Fiji Bati squad team ahead of the Rugby League World Cup. The former Fiji Under 18 sevens star made the switch to rugby league to join the Raiders this year. He was not expecting […]

NSW Fiji retain NRC Pasifika Cup in nail-biter against Tama Tonga

NSW Fiji retain NRC Pasifika Cup in nail-biter against Tama Tonga

The Fijian Drua are back on top of the Australian National Rugby Championship after racking up the biggest score of their debut season so far, to beat Great Sydney Rams by 57 points to 31. As a curtain raiser to that match, NSW Fiji took on Tama Tonga in the final of the NRC Pasifika […]