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  1. Continuous training needed for border control: FRCARead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fijilive

    Continuous training is needed to keep border control officers on their toes, says Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority chief executive Jitoko Tikolevu. FastKIL Suva coach Gurjit Singh has ruled out Jale Dreloa for the Champions versus Champions Series decider against Ba this weekend.

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  2. Verevou free to playRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Fiji Times

    District reps in their respective uniforms during the 2015 Galaxy Premier Football League launch at DeVos on the Park in Suva on Wednesday night. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU LETHAL and elusive striker Iosefo Verevou and former Vodafone Fiji under-20 captain Jale Dreloa have had their suspensions lifted.

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  3. Crusader players put fans before Fiji windfallRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Fiji Times

    Update: 5:50PM IF the Crusaders players get their way the proposed Super Rugby match against the Hurricanes in Fiji will be scrubbed. While administrators from both franchises are keen to make history, and a bundle of money, by playing at Suva's National Stadium on May 29 the players, who remain reluctant to travel so close to the playoffs, have made it clear they want to play in front of their own fans at Nelson's Trafalgar Park instead.

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  4. Ba Central, Sigatoka face-off in top of the table clashRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Fiji Times

    BA Central and Sigatoka Club will battle in the top of the table clash during the Foodhall Supermarket/Coastal Rentals-sponsored North West Billiards and Snooker Association league this weekend. Ba has been boosted with the services of the Prasad brothers Rahil and Sahil from Nadi.

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  5. Crusaders players put fans before Fijian Super Rugby windfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    LONG WAIT: Crusaders fans are desperate to see their team win the Super Rugby title for the first time since 2008. If the Crusaders players get their way the proposed Super Rugby match against the Hurricanes in Fiji will be scrubbed.

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  6. Fiji Invites Mice Delegates to Swap Laptops for ShovelsRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Scoop

    MICE delegates can make a lasting difference to the lives of their Fijian hosts by being part of Outrigger Resorts' dedicated commitment to local communities and their culture. The centrepiece of this commitment is the construction of a large Bure or traditional meeting hall at Conua School in the nearby Sigatoka Valley.

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  7. Heavy rain warning for Fiji liftedRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Fiji Times

    Update: 12:44PM THE heavy rain warning alert issued for the country over the weekend by the Fiji Meteorological Services has been lifted. And in the Western Division, it was evident that residents were taking advantage of the clear skies.

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  8. Missing womenRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Fiji Times

    POLICE are seeking the assistance of members of the public in locating two women who have been reported missing by their relatives. A statement issued by the Fiji Police Force yesterday stated that Ms Vakasoso was reported missing to police on Saturday, January 17, while Ms Kumar had been missing since last Monday, January 12. Ms Vakasoso was last seen leaving her Nasilai home in Rewa on the said day to travel to Suva to collect her scholarship.

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  9. Upgrade to delay travelRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Fiji Times

    COMMUTERS who frequent the Kings Rd at the Kinoya Rd intersection should expect travel delays for the next four to five weeks, the Fiji Roads Authority advises. "The existing bus stop situated on the Suva bound side of the Kings Rd will remain closed for the duration of the construction work that is planned to take approximately 4-5 weeks," FRA said in a statement.

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  10. Students learn Chinese culture in Fiji Museum programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Fiji Times

    Professor Li Dend Gui and Education Minister Dr Mahendra Reddy greet children who are learning Chinese culture at the Fiji Museum in Suva yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA ABOUT 40 students from around the country took part in the Fiji Museum's first cultural program of the year yesterday.

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  11. Dreloa droppedRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Fiji Times

    This is after former skipper and Suva defender Jale Dreloa was dropped from the national age-group side to the FIFA U20 World Cup in New Zealand next May. Yesterday, Fiji FA vice-president Tarunesh Reddy said despite being given few chances to improve his discipline, Dreloa failed as a leader of the team and that the association would maintain its stance on discipline. Reddy said the Fiji FA board of control made the decision and would further decide on Dreloa's suspension after the Suva defender appears before trial.

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  12. Reed bids Fiji farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Fiji Times

    US ambassador to Fiji Frankie Reed prepares to address the media during a press conference at the Embassy of the United Sates of America in Suva yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA AFTER more than three years of work in Fiji and other parts of the Pacific region, US ambassador to Fiji Frankie Reed will officially farewell Fijian shores tomorrow.

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  13. Funds for jettiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Fiji Times

    While presenting a brief overview of the public sector investment projects to Prime Minister Rear Admiral Voreqe Bainimarama during his visit to Taveuni, acting Commissioner Northern Alipate Bolalevu said the projects would be carried out this year. "The jetty renovation works are among other Fiji Roads Authority projects that have been tabled out for this year," Mr Bolalevu said.

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  14. Mixed reactionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Fiji Times

    The Fiji Rugby Union management has finalised a revised competition format to be presented to the games committee for its final endorsement before it is released to the unions by the end of next week. The new format will group the teams competing in the FRU competitions into three divisions - Western, Central/Eastern and Northern divisions.

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  15. Mateinaqara expects Fiji U17 to do well against NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Fiji Times

    NADI and national goalkeeper Benaminio Mateinaqara expects Fiji to do well against New Zealand during the Oceania Football Association under-17 Championship in Samoa today. Mateinaqara, who is the goalkeeper coach for the national U17 side, said he was privileged to be part of the coaching panel.

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  16. Shop on credit termsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Fiji Times

    Back-to-school shopping is causing a buzz in many bookshops around Suva as parents prepare their children for the new school term. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA POST Fiji's credit facility gives parents the opportunity to buy school materials easily on credit with no hassle of spending cash up-front when purchasing stationery.

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  17. Travel relief for students and familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Fiji Times

    Dad Simon Sulu, a student of the Fiji National University, said because of the suspension of flights between the two countries, they could not afford airfares from Nausori to Honiara via Port Vila in Vanuatu. "When the impasse happened, it really disturbed us and caused a lot of inconvenience in flight arrangements and bookings, which was a costly exercise.

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  18. The priceless momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Fiji Times

    But the esteemed world event has never attracted as much attention for local sporting fans as the next one in the former capital of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro in June 2016. Travel brochures promote it as a city surrounded by gorgeous mountains, sparkling beaches, lush rainforests and is one of the most beautiful destinations in the world with its wealth of natural beauty.

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  19. Solomon Minister in next week for impasse talksRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Fijilive

    Bollywood actress Zarine Khan says she is thrilled to learn more about the unique cultures of Fiji after receiving a full Fijian traditional welcome at Sabeto Village in Nadi. Ali Asgar- the kissing Dadi of the famous television show, Comedy Nights with Kapil says he has fallen in love with the beauty of Fiji Islands and wants to spend more time here.

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  20. StoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Fiji Times

    FORMER prime minister Mahendra Chaudhry and his wife Virmati were stopped from leaving the country yesterday morning after immigration officials confiscated their diplomatic passports at the Nadi International Airport. Speaking to this newspaper, the Fiji Labour Party leader said he questioned the motives behind the seizure of the travel documents and labelled the incident "an embarrassment".

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