19 hrs ago
Tailevu's rise to the top
TAILEVU Rugby Union stormed on to the rugby scene in the late 1990s and quickly stamped its mark as one of the giants of provincial rugby in Fiji.
23 hrs ago
THE Ministry of Labour has enforced the payment of $185,339.82 in wages owed to 73 employees at a prominent resort in the Western Division.
Thu May 23, 2013
My way and the 'hi' way
My phone beeps while I'm driving along a muddy back road through a village in the south of Viti Levu, Fiji's big island, so I pull over to check it, then hear a knock on the car's passenger-side window.
Wed May 22, 2013
Inmates learn business skills
LEARNING to be a productive individual of society while earning a living is a core focus of the Fiji Corrections Service as it continues to offer reformed prisoners a new start at life.
Tue May 21, 2013
Wheels to make life easy
LIFE has become a little easier for 70-year-old Ram Charan after receiving a wheelchair from the Fiji Spinal Injury Association, in partnership with Action for Children and The Aged Trust Fiji under the Vodafone World of Difference Program.
Mon May 20, 2013
Crime fighters plead for public support
Back, left: Miss Namaka Adi Miriama Tukana, Miss Lautoka ORGANISERS of the Duavata Crime Prevention Carnival in Lautoka are pleading with the public and relevant stakeholders to support the community-oriented festival.
Sat May 18, 2013
Roadshow provides access to government services
Nadroga/Navosa provincial administrator Josevata Suka said having all government departments represented during a roadshow held at Vatumali Government Station also gave an opportunity for villagers to gain easy access to services.
District pride motivates Naicker
HE represented his district on the soccer field as a youngster and is proud to be still associated with the team.
Thu May 16, 2013
Senokonoko smashes Triple Jump record
Adi Cakobau School's Miriama Senokonoko has smashed the Senior Girls Triple Jump Coca Cola Games record in the last hour after a jump of 12.03 metres.
Wed May 15, 2013
Nakaitaci named in French team to tour NZ
Former Lautoka center Noa Nakaitaci has created history in world rugby by becoming the first Fijian to be selected in the French Rugby team to tour New Zealand.
Tue May 14, 2013
Gounder loves gardening
VEENA Gounder has a day job but her love for gardening makes her work hours longer after her shift at the office ends.
Crime rate down by 10pc
This was revealed by Western Community Policing commander Faiaz Ali during the second day of the Duavata Crime Prevention Carnival in Lautoka.
Mon May 13, 2013
Life of an indentured labourer
He came to Fiji from India in search of a better life under the indenture system that was in place by the British Empire then.
Kiwis invite Radua
REIGNING 'Mr Fiji' Vonoriti Radua has been invited to take part at the New Zealand National Bodybuilding Championship later this year.
Sun May 12, 2013
Another bodybuilding title for Radua
VONIRITI Radua remains Fiji's number one after winning the overall division of the bodybuilding event held at the Fiji Arts Club in Suva on Saturday.
Sat May 11, 2013
Group spreads joy to elderly residents
MOTHER'S Day arrived early for the residents of the Lautoka and Ba Golden Age Homes after a surprise visit by the Roosters Poultry staff members yesterday.
Fruitful culture search
Right: Hafiz Haji Musa Patel guides Tangal Sayyid Ibrahimul Khaleelul Al Bukari in garland, from India at the Drasa Vitogo Jame Mosque, Lautoka.
A grandmum's wish
A TEARY 90-year-old Shakuntla Devi could not hold back her emotions as she thought of her three children this Mother's Day.
Fri May 10, 2013
Nadi crowned karate champs
NADI took out the Fiji Games of the Karate Championship at the Yat Sen Secondary School Hall in Suva yesterday.
Thu May 09, 2013
Brand new home for homeless family
Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama congratulates Rikhi Chand after the opening of his new house in Vuda, Lautoka.