Solomon Islands National News - Solomon Star News

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  • Apr

The ruling on the voir dire hearing (trial within a trial) on the former Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) employee who allegedly stole more than a million dollars of muted notes from the Bank has been deferred.

  • 15
  • Apr

REPORTS of two huge water logs (naturally formed pools or lakes) upstream of the Mataniko river has caused havoc, fear and panic amongst riverside dwellers who have already been traumatized by the April 3 flash floods which killed 21 people, two still missing and thousands homeless.

  • 15
  • Apr

The sixth meeting of the ninth Parliament has so far passed three Bills out of the ten Bills that have come before the House.

  • 15
  • Apr

New Zealand’s Foreign Minister, Murray McCully has announced that New Zealand will send a medical assistance team to Solomon Islands to assist the National Referral Hospital (NRH) in meeting urgent medical needs following the recent flooding.

  • 15
  • Apr

Members of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Council of Arts and Culture Meeting (CACM) met in Port Vila this week to discuss progress of the preparations of the 5th Melanesian Arts and Culture Festival to be hosted by Papua New Guinea in June this year.

  • 15
  • Apr

New Zealand to help besieged Solomon Islands

  • 15
  • Apr

TOWER Insurance Ltd had donated a 4,300 litre tank to King George VI high school in Honiara last week.

  • 25
  • Apr

TOWER Insurance Ltd had donated a 4,300 litre tank to King George VI high school in Honiara last week.

  • 15
  • Apr

Member of Parliament for east central Guadalcanal Joseph Onika has sent a total of 2680 of 20kg bags of rice to his constituency on Sunday on board the chartered MV Koyu Maru.

  • 15
  • Apr

People living in the coastlines of Auki township and parts of Malaita province fled to higher grounds on Sunday night after a second tsunami warning was issued.

  • 15
  • Apr

Thousands flee to hilltops after earthquake, tsunami warning

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  • Apr

LAST Sunday’s tsunami warning sparked a mass evacuation of patients at Buala Hospital, Isabel.