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Our very own first chocolate

Our very own first chocolate

The country’s first ever single origin premium cho...

Western province appoints new Deputy Premier

Western province appoints new Deputy Premier

The Western provincial executive took a sudden dec...

The first dengue laboratory in Solomon Islands

The first dengue laboratory in Solomon Islands

In order to fight against dengue fever in Solomon ...

Workers head out to NZ

Workers head out to NZ

AS the orchards of New Zealand become ready for ha...

Enjoying the wisdom of Solomon

Enjoying the wisdom of Solomon

A TRADE delegation from the Solomon Islands visite...

New fire station on the pipeline

New fire station on the pipeline

A PLAN is now under consideration to build a fire ...

Conkarah arrives next week

Conkarah arrives next week

The upcoming young Jamaican reggae talent, Conkara...

VC: SINU was established for a purpose

VC: SINU was established for a purpose

THE main purpose for establishing the Solomon Isla...

Fiji’s PM congratulated

Fiji’s PM congratulated

Fiji’s newly elected Prime Minister Rear Admiral (...

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SETTING

News

Sentence for man who rapes

2 DAYS AGO

The young man who raped a teenage girl in Gizo, Western Province in 2012 will be sentenced today, in the High Court.

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Choiseul police on outreach program

2 DAYS AGO

CHOISEUL provincial police have successfully conducted an outreach program to communities in North Choiseul last week.

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Tourism impacts here

20 HOURS AGO
Tourism impacts here

TOURISTS are spending more during their visits into the country last year and early part of this year compared to the previous years.

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Survey: Most tourists love to engage in cultural events

21 HOURS AGO

About ninety percent (90%) of tourists that arrive in Solomon Islands are more interested and involved in cultural activities.

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Sports

They flew out Saturday for Melanesia Cup

3 DAYS AGO

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Subi, MOI ready for battle

8 DAYS AGO

MALAITA province has confirmed its participation in the 2014 Matsons inter-island rugby tournament by preparing two teams.

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OFC Women’s Nations Cup dates finalised

8 DAYS AGO

OFC: The Oceania Football Confederation is pleased to confirm the dates and competition format for the tenth edition of the OFC Women’s Nations Cup tournament.

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Former Manu man backs boys in blue

8 DAYS AGO

SAMOA OBSERVER - He may be a proud Kiwi, but former Manu Samoa player Mark Birtwistle is geared up to support only one team at next year’s big match in Apia - the boys in blue.

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Viewpoint

Choosing leaders who walk the talk

10 DAYS AGO

THANKS again to Transparency Solomon Islands (TSI).

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Maintaining law in Honiara

15 DAYS AGO

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

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Party launch

1 DAY AGO

Dear Editor – Allow me space to respond to Henry B. Kahui’s article in your Issue No 5628 (27/09/2014), wherein, he questioned Andrew Hanaria’s eligibility to contest the 2014 National General Elections (NGE).

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Aviation beacon installations

1 DAY AGO

Dear Editor – Please give me space in your editorial column to write briefly regarding the news carried out in Solomon star issue no: 5627 of 27thSeptember 2014, Lomo clarifies beacon installation.

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Pray for One another

2 DAYS AGO

Welcome to our ongoing discussion on the ‘One another’ series in the New Testament.This week we will look at the twelve of the ‘one another’ sayings and that is to “pray for one another” (James 5:16). I believe that you have been blessed and encouraged by what we have already looked at in this serie...

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Are the minister and department of Mines and Minerals doing their job?

5 DAYS AGO

HAVING sighted available information with regard to the granting of the mining lease to bothAsian Pacific Investment Development (APID) and Bingtang Borneo it is quite clear that due process under the Mines and Minerals Regulation has not been followed.

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Features

Local women empowered through Women Friendly Spaces

20 HOURS AGO

The Women Friendly Spaces (WFS) program set up by World Vision Solomon Islands (WVSI) following the April 3 floods is providing an opportunity for elder women in Guadalcanal Plains to transfer indigenous skills and knowledge to younger women and is a place where new friendships are formed.

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SSEC women celebrate big day

2 DAYS AGO

The South Seas Evangelical Church (SSEC) women’s fellowship from the central church in Honiara celebrated their 50 years of golden jubilee over the weekend.

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Gizo SDA ambassadors in camp out

20 HOURS AGO

ABOUT 25ambassadors from Gizo Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church aged between 15-20 years successfully conducted their camp over the weekend at Suvania in Gizo, Western province.

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Catholic schools’ teachers urged to act

1 DAY AGO

Catholic teachers under the Archdiocese of Honiara have concluded their solidarity training at the Silesian Sisters, Don Bosco last Thursday.

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Youth shows talent in making peace

1 DAY AGO

Young people participating in this month’s youth market described peace and happy Isles in their unique dance moves.

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Youth Market boosts skills of youths here

14 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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Key Dates

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