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.
A former top police officer charged with one count of bribery has had her bail extended and her case adjourned to 31 October for plea.
Rehana Rubeena Nisha Sen while being employed as an assistant Superintendent of Police is alleged to have solicited $3000 from Praveena Devi the wife of a Atunaisa Muliaceva who was in police custody.
Sen appeared before Suva Magistrate Sufia Hamza yesterday without her lawyer, Nemani Tuifagalele who could not attend her case as he was engaged in a hearing in the Nadi court.
Sen confirmed with Magistrate Hamza that she had received the disclosures from FICAC.
It is alleged that between 30 September 2012 to 3 October 2012, Sen without lawful authority or reasonable excuse solicited an advantage of $3000 from Devi for having carried out the release of Muliaceva from police custody without being charged.
It is alleged that Muliaceva gave a false name when he was taken into police custody after he was found heavily drunk. He was arrested for giving false information. The alleged offence happened when Muliaceva was released where Sen is alleged to have contacted Devi from 1 October 2012 soliciting money from the couple.
'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.