Pakistan's jailed Imran Khan names temporary successor for party election
Jailed former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s party said on Wednesday that he had named one of his lawyers as his temporary stand-in to contest the position of party head.
November 30, 2023 4:29 pm
Tabuya advocates for gender-inclusive texts in the COP28 negotiation
Lynda Tabuya is calling for gender-inclusive texts in Fiji’s climate negotiations during the 28th Conference of Parties in Dubai.
November 30, 2023 4:08 pm
Pacific Games: Gallery
Fiji’s long-distance wonder boy Yeshnil Karan has done it again. This time in the men’s 5000 meters final.
November 30, 2023 4:05 pm
Pacific Games: Videos
Elenoa Vateitei has won her second gold medal at the 2023 Pacific Games.
November 30, 2023 4:02 pm
Tamanitadruku powers to silver medal
Team Fiji has secured its first medal in powerlifting at the 2023 Pacific Games.
November 30, 2023 3:39 pm
NASCAR to include streaming in new 7-year media rights deal that welcomes Amazon, TNT and Max
NASCAR has added two new partners and streaming elements to a seven-year media rights deal announced Wednesday that will run from 2025 through the 2031 season.
November 30, 2023 3:34 pm
Nepal registers first same-sex marriage; 'historic', say activists
Local authorities in a village in Nepal registered the Himalayan nation’s first same-sex marriage, officials and activists said, five months after the Supreme Court issued an interim order clearing the way for such marriages in the largely conservative country.
November 30, 2023 3:27 pm
Bangladesh opposition vows to continue protests despite 'autocratic' crackdown
Bangladesh’s main opposition party said it would continue its anti-government protests despite what a rights group called an “autocratic crackdown” ahead of a general election in January.
November 30, 2023 2:23 pm
Dove Cameron sheds Disney past to become her own kind of pop star
Singer-songwriter and actor Dove Cameron is breaking away from her Disney star persona and putting a new version of herself out there with “Alchemical: Volume 1,” the first part in her debut studio album.
November 30, 2023 2:16 pm
Taylor Swift is Spotify’s most-streamed artist of 2023, ending Bad Bunny’s 3-year reign
Taylor Swift is Spotify’s 2023 most-played artist.
November 30, 2023 1:32 pm
Pakistan court overturns ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's graft conviction: lawyer
A Pakistan court overturned the conviction of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in a corruption case on Wednesday, his lawyer said, removing one of the many obstacles for him to qualify to stand in elections in February.
November 30, 2023 1:22 pm
Concerns over spike in teenage pregnancies
In a concerning revelation, a total of 5,107 instances of teenage pregnancies have been documented from 2018 to 2022, prompting a critical call for society to confront the pressing need for heightened awareness, education, and intervention.