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Former Minister Naiqamu dies aged 61

Former Minister for Forestry Osea Naiqamu has died aged 61. His wife Ulukalisi Bale Naiqamu said her husband died at their Natabua home in Lautoka last Sunday morning after battling a long illness. She says...

local news

local news

Ministry to desilt river in Tavua

The Ministry of Waterways says 8000 square metres of mangroves will be “scrubbed” during desilting works in the Nasivi River in Tavua to safeguard the town and its adjacent communities from flooding. Minister for Waterways...

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sport

sport

Super bid: Exciting time for Fijian Drua – Hodgson

Former Wallaby and Western Force team manager Matt Hodgson believes the Super Rugby competition is heading for an exciting future with the inclusion of the Fijian Drua. Hodgson said the world would watch with excitement...

sport

Navua eyes Surinen marksman

sport

FRU invites U20 ruggers

world

world

Pope confers lay ministries on women, formalising recognition of roles

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis on Sunday for the first time conferred the lay Roman Catholic ministries of lector and catechist on women, roles that previously many had carried out without institutional recognition. He...