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 Villagers live in fear of volcano

Villagers live in fear of volcano

The submarine volcano known as Kavachi, located ne...

 PM opens office in Cuba

PM opens office in Cuba

Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo has officially op...

Integrity questioned

Integrity questioned

The appointment of the new police commissioner has...

The draw down strategy

AFTER restoring peace in the Solomon Islands, foll...

Croc snatches woman

Croc snatches woman

A fifty eight year old woman from Bokokimbo villag...

Government announces new Police Commissioner

Government announces new Police Commissioner

The Government wishes to announce that Mr. Frank P...

Unpaid bills, services disconnected

State owned school hit again with water and power ...

Row halts flights

Row halts flights

ALL international flights between Nadi, Fiji and H...

Police under spotlight

Police under spotlight

The continuous ill-disciplined actions of several ...

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SETTING

Viewpoint

SETTING

Let's be on alert

The news of the deadly disease which had claimed four young lives so far in Maki...

The lady on the dance floor

Dear Editor - Allow me a space to congratulate the success of Guadalcanal provin...

Lets all help fight against crime

Police alone cannot fight to reduce crime in the city because of lack of manpowe...

Features

SETTING

“Accept one another”

The third of the ‘one another’ sayings in the New Testaments is “Accept one anot...

News

MASKED MEN IN ROBBERY ATTEMPT

1 DAY AGO

Four masked men attempted to rob ANZ officers transporting large sums of cash to the ANZ branch at Guadalcanal Plain Palm Oil Ltd (GPPOL) one in Ngalimbiu yesterday afternoon.

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Review finds some reports on RAMSI were not made public

1 DAY AGO

A SUBSTANTIAL share of the RAMSI aid package was devoted to consultation work whose results were never made public, a new and independent review of the mission uncovers.

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Call for intervention on Airline saga

2 DAYS AGO

The impasse between Fiji and Solomon Islands governments can only be resolved through the intervention of the prime ministers of both countries, says Association of the South Pacific Airlines secretary-general George Faktaufon.

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Rewards for customers

2 DAYS AGO

Bank of South Pacific will launch its Swipe on BSP EFTPoS and Win promotion today in an effort to amplify a smarter way to pay for goods and services.

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Response surprises POB

1 DAY AGO

Newly established commercial bank Pan Oceanic Bank (POB) was surprised with the overwhelming response from the public since opening up its doors fortnight ago.

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No complaints receives from new tower

1 DAY AGO

Our Telekom office in Auki is yet to receive complaints concerning coverage of the new 13 towers.

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Sports

SOLOMON GAMES 2016 UNVEILED IN BELLONA

1 DAY AGO
SOLOMON GAMES 2016 UNVEILED IN BELLONA

Acting Prime Minister Manasseh Maelanga has unveiled the Solomon Games 2016 during celebrations to mark the 21st Rennell and Bellona 2nd Appointed Day on Tuesday on Bellona Island.

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Perspectives in Sports

1 DAY AGO

Dear reader, welcome to this special August edition of Perspectives in Sports all the way from Glasgow, Scotland. 

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PNG weight lifter Steven Kari grabs Gold at Commonwealth Games

2 DAYS AGO

Champion Weightlifter Steven Kari has won Gold for Papua New Guinea in the Men’s 94kg in Day six of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

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PNG Games venues on target

2 DAYS AGO

The PNG Games Host Organising Committee (HOC) is planning for all refurbishments to be completed by this October.

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Viewpoint

Let's be on alert

19 DAYS AGO

The news of the deadly disease which had claimed four young lives so far in Makira province should not be taken lightly.

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Why do we neglect Kukum?

1 MONTH AGO

OF all the streets in Honiara, the shop fronts along Kukum Highway are the most neglected.

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The lady on the dance floor

1 DAY AGO

Dear Editor - Allow me a space to congratulate the success of Guadalcanal provincial government for the past 32 years.

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Renbel MPA resignation

1 DAY AGO

Dear Editor - Please, give me space in your editorial column to make comment with respect to the resigned MPA’s and Backbencher of the Rennell and Bellona Provincial Executive which published in the Solomon star of 28th July 2014.

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Lets all help fight against crime

1 DAY AGO

Police alone cannot fight to reduce crime in the city because of lack of manpower and resources.

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World Cup to BRICS Cup

12 DAYS AGO

The World Cup 2014 matches in Brazil just ended.

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Features

‘Lets empower our women’

1 DAY AGO

“EMPOWERMENT to women around our region is something I feel is very important because we have the lowest rate of female representation at the political decision making tables of the world. So that is concern for me and am sure it is concern for many people around the world.”

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Commission on preparation of women candidates

4 DAYS AGO

CHAIRMAN of political parties commission Sir Paul Tovua says he welcome any assistance that can be organised to prepare women candidates for the upcoming general election.

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“Accept one another”

4 DAYS AGO

The third of the ‘one another’ sayings in the New Testaments is “Accept one another” (Romans 15:7).

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Companions reminded of their duties

5 DAYS AGO

The Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Melanesia (ACOM) His Grace Archbishop the Right Reverend David Vunagi has reminded the companions’ ministry of their duties.

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Team in Auki to check on African snails

1 MONTH AGO

A TEAM from the Quarantine Department in the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock is in Auki, Malaita, to check on recent discovery of the invasive African giant snail.

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Solid Black back on stage

1 MONTH AGO

LOCAL rock band Solid Black is back on stage for the first time after years away from the public scene.

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Key Dates

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