Teenagers who allegedly plotted to carry out terror attack which ‘involved killing cop, shooting rampage’ during Anzac Day celebrations in Melbourne at the weekend are believed to be linked to Neil Prakash, an Australian man of Fijian-Indian and Cambodian descent.
FemLINKPACIFIC has called on Fiji’s Ministry of Defence to ensure full participation of women, particularly those living in the rural areas, during its public consultations on the review of the country’s national security and defence sector.
Fiji’s hope carrier, Ba FC is aiming to reach its second grand final of the OFC Champions League and is eager to take the field against newcomers Team Wellington in the second semi-final tonight at ANZ Stadium.
Fiji became a stronger and more independent nation after its suspension from the Pacific Islands Forum in 2009, says Minister of Foreign Affairs Ratu Inoke Kubuabola.
Speaking at the welcome reception for the Forum ministerial contact group last night at Borron House in Suva, Kubuabola said Fiji has friends who have since shown great support.
He said this was only possible through the government's Look-North Policy.
He told the members they will get first-hand information on the progress to the 2014 election.
The members of the Forum group are Senator Bob Carr, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Australia, Murray McCully, Minister of Foreign Affairs of New Zealand, Ano Pala, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Trade & Immigration of Papua New Guinea, Fiame Naomi Mata’afa, Minister of Justice of Samoa, Apisai Ielemia, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Trade, Tourism, Environment and Labour of Tuvalu, and Alfred Carlot, Minister for Foreign Affairs & External Trade of Vanuatu.
All NZ final in Champs LeagueIt will be an all New Zealand final in the 2015 Fiji Airways OFC Champions League after Fiji’s hope carrier, Ba was beaten 2-0 by Team Wellington in the second semi-final tonight at ANZ Stadium.
'Green'-tinted SUVs at Seoul Motor ShowGas-guzzling SUVs, eco-friendly electric cars and the odd brave attempt to marry the selling points of both are taking centre stage at the biennial Seoul Motor Show.
The Rolling Stones’ Sticky Fingers to get deluxe reissueSticky Fingers, the 1971 classic which is one of the most revered albums in the catalogue of the legendary Rolling Stones, and which captured the band at their peak, on timeless tracks such as Brown Sugar, Wild Horses, Bitch, Sister Morphine and Dead Flowers, is to be reissued worldwide on May 22.