Pacific Islands

Papua New Guinea orders evacuations after landslide, thousands feared buried

Papua New Guinea ordered thousands of residents to evacuate from the path of a still-active landslide after parts of a mountain collapsed burying at least 2,000 people, according to government estimates.

May 29, 2024 8:08 am


Putin warns West not to let Ukraine use its missiles to hit Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin warned the West on Tuesday that NATO members in Europe were playing with fire by proposing to let Ukraine use Western weapons to strike inside Russia, which he said could trigger a global conflict.

May 29, 2024 7:20 am


MPs face heavy financial demands: Kamikamica

Deputy Prime Minister Manoa Kamikamica has defended the significant increase in salaries and allowances for Members of Parliament, responding to public concerns.

May 29, 2024 6:58 am


Saratibau still a work in progress: Todd

Fiji Amateur Boxing coach Cam Todd believes Paris Olympic hopeful, Amini Saratibau is a year or two away from being in his best form.

May 29, 2024 6:58 am


Ratu Sukuna celebration begins today

The Ratu Sukuna Day celebration begins today with an Education and Culture Symposium at the Holiday Inn.

May 29, 2024 6:44 am

Super Rugby Pacific

Likely return for Lomani

Swire Shipping Fijian Drua halfback Frank Lomani looks likely to make his return from suspension for the must-win game against the Melbourne Rebels in Lautoka this weekend.

May 29, 2024 6:43 am


Rooster Poultry focuses on local demand

Rooster Poultry General Manager Stanley Raniga stresses that the company’s strategic focus is on meeting local demand while cautiously exploring export opportunities.

May 29, 2024 6:36 am


Buna shows strength

Vodafone Fijiana 15s winger Atelaite Buna continues to impress the coaches, demonstrating her versatility and strength in multiple positions.

May 29, 2024 6:35 am


Israeli tanks hit evacuation zone west of Rafah

Israel’s military denied striking a tent camp west of the city of Rafah on Tuesday after Gaza health authorities said Israeli tank shelling had killed at least 21 people there, in what Israel has designated a civilian evacuation zone.

May 29, 2024 6:34 am


Open the second prison:  Soqonakalou

The Fiji Correction Services is urging the public to support them in the rehabilitation of offenders.

May 29, 2024 6:24 am


Fiji 7s and Fijiana pool games on FBC TV

Fans can watch the Fiji Airways Men’s and Fijiana 7s pool games in Madrid, Spain this weekend on FBC TV.

May 29, 2024 6:22 am


Defending Fiji FACT champs facing issues

The Flick Hygiene Lautoka Blues are gearing up for a strong start in their 2024 Digicel Fiji FACT campaign as they face off against neighbours Ba.

May 29, 2024 6:18 am

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