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Role of parliament

Dear Editor – Listening to the talk-back show on “Election for what” program over SIBC on Sunday 21st September, 2014, I came back to realise that those who called in to comment, did not know the role of Parliament and what Parliament is.

Mendana’s best memorial

Dear Editor – Lately you published a front page story about a large sculpture of Alvaro de Mendana in Honiara.

Why cut the trees?

Dear Editor – The Honiara City Council law enforcement officers say that they want the trees along Mendana Avenue to be cut down as they are providing shade for sellers of betel nut and cigarettes.

ABC: An Afghan Australian who was tortured and killed in Afghanistan while visiting relatives was targeted because he was Australian, authorities say.

Jorio Java Dovele women’s saving club gets support

The Jorio Java Dovele Women’s Association Credit saving scheme last week was boosted after their outgoing MP made his last (livihood funds) from Former MP North Vela Lavella Mr. Milner Tozaka.

More top-up agents in Malaita

MORE than a hundred people have signed up as Telekom top-up agents in Malaita province recently.

Anglican students mark Patterson day

Anglican students of the Church of Melanesia at the University of the South Pacific in Laucala, Fiji commemorated the day of their first missionary John Pattison Coleridge last Saturday.

Telekom switches on two more towers in Malaita

Two more communities in Malaita will now access mobile phone use following the launch of towers within their areas, Thursday.

They flew out Saturday for Melanesia Cup

DEFENDING Telekom S-league champions, Solomon Warriors FC, will represent the country in the newly revived Melanesian Super Cup competition in Vanuatu.

Women’s rights under the spotlight

WOMEN’S rights in Solomon Islands will be under the microscope in October at the 59th session of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women in Geneva and government representatives and civil society organisations are preparing at a four-day session in Honiara.