Fijian Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama led a high level panel discussion of Pacific leaders on sustainable development during the meeting of UNESCAP - the United Nations Regional Commission for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok yesterday.
Vodafone Flying Fijians head coach John McKee has named 7s wingers Savenaca Rawaca, Benito Masilevu and Samisoni Viriviri in his extended squad for the 2015 Pacific Nations Cup and the Rugby World Cup.
Two employees of S Nairs Transport have been taken in for questioning by Fiji police in relation to the death of a 37-year-old welder who died after being crushed by a bus at the company’s depot in Nasinu yesterday.
The two, a 24-year-old mechanic and a 17-year-old, are alleged to have turned on the ignition of the bus that crushed the deceased who was doing repair works underneath.
Fiji Police spokesperson, Ana Naisoro said the 24-year-old mechanic had instructed a 17-year-old to turn on the steering as he wanted to tighten the dragging arm.
Upon turning on the steering wheel, the bus suddenly jerked forward and the rear tyre went over the deceased.
The deceased was rushed to the CWM Hospital in Suva by his colleagues where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.
Police are awaiting post-mortem report as investigations continue.
FIFA officials suspended over corruption casesWorld football governing body, FIFA has suspended 11 people, including two of its vice presidents, from all football-related activities following a U.S. criminal investigation into claims of corruption in global football.
'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.
Vodafone wins top international awardVodafone Fiji has been recognised with another international award, this time at the Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards and Innovation Summit in Piccadilly, London.
Himesh ready to rock FijiBollywood actor, singer, composer and music director Himesh Reshammiya says he is touched by the Fijian way of life and is ready to entertain and rock Fijians in Suva and Nadi.