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Fire tragedy; Family loses son in burnt home

Fire tragedy; Family loses son in burnt home

A child was burned to death when a fire gutted a h...

Legendary Basil Greg is back

Legendary Basil Greg is back

PAPUA New Guinea music legend Basil Greg says he’s...

 Australia-SI partnership restores damage infrastructures

Australia-SI partnership restores damage infrastructures

Australian High Commissioner Andrew Byrne and Perm...

More PNG firms investing here

More PNG firms investing here

MORE than 20 Papua New Guinea (PNG) companies are ...

Threat to close bridge: Gov’t has until Thursday to settle landowner claim

Threat to close bridge: Gov’t has until Thursday to settle landowner claim

THOUSANDS of people living far west of Guadalcanal...

More finance infor released

More finance infor released

The caretaker minister for finance and treasury, R...

Sasako calls for political intervention to airline saga

Sasako calls for political intervention to airline saga

Intending candidate and former Cabinet minister Al...

Extra budget support

Extra budget support

From aid donors and other sources Hou announces

Lomlom inspection today

Lomlom inspection today

People of Reef Island, Temotu province will today ...

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Inter-school games today

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White River clinic

Dear Editor – I write to raise concern with regards to the White River clinic. D...

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USP ‘walking the talk’ on disability

21 HOURS AGO

THE University of the South Pacific (USP) is no longer merely talking about disability but rather, it is “walking the talk”.

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Auki clinic closed

21 HOURS AGO

RESIDENTS of Auki say they were concerned about the closure of their clinic two weeks ago.

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Strong lead for Fiji's Bainimarama

4 DAYS AGO

RNZI: The party of Fiji's prime minister Frank Bainimarama holds a commanding lead based on provisional results in the country's landmark election.

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Angry landowners shut down Bougainville airport

11 DAYS AGO

Angry landowners shut down Buka airport in Bougainville on Wednesday, disrupting scheduled flights and holding the travelling public to ransom.

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Six new Telekom towers for West soon

5 DAYS AGO

With the continuation and growth in the expansion of mobile network in the country Our Telekom is currently working on the civil works for new mobile towers for selected communities in Western Province.

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Thailand cuisines now available here

6 DAYS AGO

If you are from Thailand or love to eat Thailand cuisine then there is a place in the heart of Honiara city which can offer your favourite Thai dish.

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Sports

Inter-school games today

20 HOURS AGO

Solomon Islands National University’s (SINU) is kicking off its two days of inter-school competition today.

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Rugby 15s set to start

20 HOURS AGO

The much awaited Matson Silentworld sponsored Inter Islands rugby championship is now set to kick off on the October 11, 2014.

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All Black meeting adds wow factor

20 HOURS AGO

OFC: As if they weren't overwhelmed enough with the bright lights of the big city, 40 young footballers from Tonga - and a couple of coaches too - were left with stars in their eyes following a visit from Tonga-born All Black Malakai Fekitoa.

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Wellington handed sixth defeat

20 HOURS AGO

There's no escaping it, Wellington's ITM Cup campaign is officially a disaster.

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Choosing leaders who walk the talk

21 HOURS AGO

THANKS again to Transparency Solomon Islands (TSI).

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Maintaining law in Honiara

5 DAYS AGO

ARE Honiara City Council law enforcement officers still serving the public interest?

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White River clinic

20 HOURS AGO

Dear Editor – I write to raise concern with regards to the White River clinic. During the April flash flood, this clinic was damaged by the flood. There were some help given to the clinic to ensure it is up and operational again.

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PMO vs Forau

20 HOURS AGO

Dear Editor – This is a brief reply to provide context to Peter Forau’s personal attack on me as appeared in Solomon Star issue number on 5621.

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A pristine bay under threat

20 HOURS AGO

Takataka faces the menacing pillage of loggers

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A logging company's attempt to circumvent a court order

21 HOURS AGO

This is like a scene carved out from a Hollywood thriller blockbuster movie, an Asian colluding with a bank to circuvent a court order.

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Features

Fight against service cancer starts with you

3 DAYS AGO

The Young Women’s Parliamentary Group (YWPG) on Tuesday 16th September underwent a group Pap smear test at the Solomon Islands Planned Parenthood (SIPPA).

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Telling stories of and for Melanesian women

11 DAYS AGO
Telling stories of and for Melanesian women

I began by asking Amanda to introduce herself, tell us something about her background and what had brought her to Port Vila.

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Tambalivu celebrates feast day

5 DAYS AGO

Tambalivu church of Visale parish in northwest Guadalcanal celebrated feast day of the holy name of Mary last Friday.

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Bokona Dorcas hold training for women at Phamphylia Village

17 DAYS AGO

MEMBERS of the Bokona SDA Dorcas group carried outa three-day workshop at Phamphylia Village in the Malango Ward of Central Guadalcanal.

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Youth Market boosts skills of youths here

4 DAYS AGO

YOUTH taking part in the Youth Market are taking their products, goods and services up to the next level.

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Youths working on DVD

4 DAYS AGO

WORK is currently underway for the production of a DVD clip featuring various Adventist singing youth groups within the White River Adventist Church in west Honiara.

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Key Dates

9June - 2014
Temotu  Provincial Day
13June - 2014
Holiday Queen’s Birthday