Netball Fiji raises $140K for Pacific Games
Fiji TimesNetball Fiji raises $140K for Pacific GamesFijivillageNetball Fiji has collected $140,000 through its fundraising drive for the Pacific Games and is hopeful of receiving an additional $160,000 from the Fiji Sports Commission. Netball Fiji President Wainikiti Bogidrau says they had a successful fund ...Flying start for Pearls fundraiserFiji TimesFiji Pearls to face Silver FernsFiji Broadcasting Corporationall 4 news articles »
Posted on 16 May 2015 | 6:25 pm
Fijian Is Mrs Pacific Islands Universe -
Fiji Sun OnlineFijian Is Mrs Pacific Islands UniverseFiji Sun OnlineAn exclusive event was held in Adelaide, Australia, on May 9 to crown the new Miss and Mrs Australasia Universe and the new Miss and Mrs Pacific Islands Universe. Businesswoman, wife and mother of two children, Heena Mohanlal, was crowned as the ...and more »
Posted on 16 May 2015 | 2:31 pm
Our Women Bridging Gap - Fiji Sun Online
Fiji Sun OnlineOur Women Bridging GapFiji Sun OnlineThey have not reached a Cup final during the last five legs, but the Iliesa Tanivula–coached side is bridging the gap. Fiji lost their first game in London last night, going down to Australia 15-5. This is a remarkable effort as compared to when they ...
Posted on 16 May 2015 | 1:57 pm
Today in history May 17, 1975 - Fiji Times
Fiji TimesToday in history May 17, 1975Fiji TimesFiji courts should underline the gravity of certain offences by imposing more severe sentences, the Chief Justice, Mr Justice Grant, said at Labasa yesterday. Fiji's crime rate was rightly a matter for concern but the writing has been on the wall for ...
Posted on 16 May 2015 | 1:21 pm
Fiji, France to work together - Fiji Times
Fiji TimesFiji, France to work togetherFiji TimesFRENCH forces could be stationed in Fiji soon. This was revealed by the French Ambassador to Fiji Michel Djokovic yesterday. France and Fiji signed a defence co-operation document on Friday night and Mr Djokovic said he was hopeful a status of forces ...and more »
Posted on 16 May 2015 | 1:13 pm
Observers back Fiji election but concern at
An international monitoring group declared on Tuesday that last year's election in Fiji was "credible", but called for restrictions on the media and civil society groups to be eased. The September 2014 vote was the first election in the coup-plagued Pacific nation since military strongman Voreqe Bainimarama seized power in 2006. A multinational observer group (MOG) said it was satisfied the poll ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:36 pm
NZ-Fiji relations thaw for health meetings
New Zealand's relationship with Fiji is continuing to thaw, with the two sides getting together to discuss health issues in the Pacific.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:08 am
Cruising Fiji's Yasawa Islands: The
April 12, 2015, 12:15 a.m. I'M lolling in the shallows of a private beach on Drawaqa Island, in the remote Yasawa Islands, being serenaded by a young, handsome Fijian man. It's not what you think.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 9:15 am
Fiji fireworks light up Tokyo Sevens
Fiji underlined their recent dominance on Saturday as the defending champions racked up a hat-trick of explosive victories at the Tokyo Sevens. Table-topping South Africa and New Zealand also marched on, while hosts Japan qualified for their first Cup quarter-final in style, mirroring the strides they have made in the 15-man game over the past two years under former Australia coach Eddie Jones ...
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 7:55 am
NZ, South Africa, Fiji in QFs at Tokyo
TOKYO (AP) — Heavyweights New Zealand, South Africa and Fiji advanced to the quarterfinals at the Tokyo Sevens on Saturday.
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 5:22 am
Shipping fares and freight charges now under
The shipping fares and freight charges have now come under price control. As of 1st July this year, it will be strictly monitored by the Fiji Commerce Commission with the support of the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji and the Ministry of Infrastructure ...
Posted on 26 May 2015 | 3:12 pm
Fiji Airways Welcomes ‘Island of Ovalau’
Fiji Airways, Fiji National Airline, today welcomed a fifth Boeing 737-800 into its fleet. The leased aircraft – Island of Ovalau – features Fiji Airways’ award-winning livery and designs, and features eight Business Class seats and 162 Economy Class ...
Posted on 26 May 2015 | 2:10 pm
Island of Ovalau arrives to join Fiji
Update: 12:37PM THE Island of Ovalau landed at the Nadi International Airport this morning. Officially welcomed by Acting Prime Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum and staff of Fiji Airways, the Boeing 737-800 will be the fifth Boeing for the airline.
Posted on 26 May 2015 | 1:05 pm
DANE REYNOLDS AWARDED FIJI PRO WILDCARD
The only thing better than watching Dane surf crappy, onshore Ventura is watching him surf flawless, overhead Cloudbreak. This will be the first time surf fans will see Reynolds compete in Fiji. Photo: Grambeau/A-Frame Fijian tubehound Aca Ravulo snagged ...
Posted on 26 May 2015 | 12:40 pm
World-class surfers headed for Cloudbreak
The world’s best surfers are converging on the idyllic setting of Tavarua and Namotu in the remote South Pacific to contest Stop No. 5 of the 2015 Samsung Galaxy WSL Championship Tour (CT), the Fiji Pro, from May 31 – June 19, 2015. Held at the world ...
Posted on 26 May 2015 | 11:57 am
Fiji police probe apparent beatings of 2
Fijian police are investigating what appeared to be the brutal beatings of two recaptured prisoners on a graphic video widely shared this week on social media in the autocratic Pacific island nation.
Posted on 5 March 2013 | 5:02 pm
Fiji police say teens dug up grave for
Fijian authorities claim two teens dug up a grave, stole a skull and hid it as part of a plan to practice witchcraft.
Posted on 21 January 2013 | 8:58 pm
Cyclone Evan knocks out power and bridges in
A powerful cyclone ripping through Fiji has caused flooding and structural damage but so far there have been no reports of deaths or serious injuries.
Posted on 16 December 2012 | 3:15 pm
Fiji begins cleanup after Cyclone Evan
Fiji residents are beginning to clean up after a powerful cyclone blew through the Pacific island nation.
Posted on 15 December 2012 | 5:33 pm
Ex-Fiji PM jailed for 1 year on corruption
Fiji's last democratically elected leader was sentenced Friday to one year in prison after being convicted on corruption charges that his supporters say were politically motivated.
Posted on 2 August 2012 | 8:26 pm