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Bishop Quity outlines goals

Bishop Quity outlines goals

THE newly consecrated Bishop Ellison Quity for the...

Kurukuru wins first game

Kurukuru wins first game

Solomon Islands national futsal team, Kurukuru reg...

Hospital theatres closed

Hospital theatres closed

Lives at risk, say doctors

Phone explodes, burnt down home

Phone explodes, burnt down home

A FAMILY of ten is homeless after their home was r...

Ex-combatants speak out

Ex-combatants speak out

LEADERS of Solomon Islands Post Conflict Rehabilit...

Tuna export boost

Tuna export boost

Unloading of long line vessel fish catch begins

No plans to sack Yow

No plans to sack Yow

There are no plans by the Solomon Islands Ports Au...

ACOM to elect new Archbishop Feb 12

ACOM to elect new Archbishop Feb 12

The Anglican Church of Melanesia (ACOM) will elect...

Sikua urged to accept gov’t rehabilitation

Sikua urged to accept gov’t rehabilitation

THE Solomon Islands Post Conflict Rehabilitation R...

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LCC to probe $15,000 bribe

15 HOURS AGO

NEWLY appointed Chairman of the Leadership Code Commission (LCC) Solomon Kalu says his office will probe into allegations of $15,000 bribery payment to Naha Police officers by the Member of Parliament for Lau Baelelea, Augustine Auga.

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Provincial govts to be project implementers under new law

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Provincial Governments will be mandated with greater responsibility for the implementation of projects of local and national interest earmarked for the provinces under the Democratic Coalition for Change Government’s proposed Special Economic Zone Legislation.

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Fisheries group chief: US fishing treaty a ‘distraction’

1 DAY AGO

MAJURO, (MARIANAS VARIETY) --- As Pacific fisheries officials gather in Nadi, Fiji from Monday for a three-day series of meeting focused on the future of a tuna treaty with the United States, the head of a powerful island fisheries bloc says the U.S. treaty is a “distraction” taking valuable time aw...

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Luring tourists 'not easy'

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NADI, (FIJI TIMES) --- The task of bringing more than 1500 Taiwanese tourists to Fiji has not been easy, says Rosie Holidays managing director Tony Whitton.

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Isabel govt welcomes SPO’s move

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Isabel govt welcomes SPO’s move

ISABEL provincial government has welcomed South Pacific Oil’s (SPO) move to open up two agents in Kia and Buala.

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Malaysian fuel consortium pledges cheap fuel

6 DAYS AGO

A Malaysian bulk fuel consortium is keen on partnering with local business entities to deliver cheaper, consistent and accessible fuel and gas to the provinces.

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Sports

Kurukuru on the lead

2 HOURS AGO

AFTER Day Three of the 2016 OFC Futsal Championship the defending champions, Solomon Islands National Futsal Team, known as Kurukurus are currently leading the competition with nine points from three successive victory.

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Touch comp deferred for this weekend

22 HOURS AGO

THE Henderson Hammer Heads Rugby Club has postponed its Touch Rugby competition for this weekend.

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PNG athletes gauge performance ahead of Melanesian Games

22 HOURS AGO

SUVA, ( FIJI TV) --- Athletes from Papua New Guinea were part of the Shop and Save Athletics Fiji weekly competition at the ANZ stadium last week.

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PNG Minister responds to Tonga's call for help with 2019 Pacific Games

8 DAYS AGO

NUKU'ALOFA, (MATANGI TONGA) - Within three or four months, the Papua New Guinea government should be able to inform the Tongan government of what it could do to help Tonga with its preparations to host the 2019 Pacific Games, Justin Tkatchenko, the Papua New Guinea Minister for National Events, Spor...

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Let’s get the basics right

5 DAYS AGO
Let’s get the basics right

WE talked so much about tourism.

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Lets support our tourism industry

9 DAYS AGO
Lets support our tourism industry

LAST Sunday for the first time this year more than 2,000 tourists on board a visiting tourist boat Sea Princess graced our shores for a day long visit.

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Unable to read

5 DAYS AGO

Dear Editor – It would appear that a lot of Solomon Island drivers cannot read.

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Power-hungry politician?

5 DAYS AGO

Dear Editor - As a first time writer in your prestigious newspaper, it would be much appreciated if you could publish this pursuant to the above caption.

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Our View of God

1 DAY AGO

Welcome to our continuing discussion on the topic, ‘Our view of God.’ Before we look more closely at some of God’s characteristics, let’s take a few moments to evaluate our view of God. It’s one thing to say we’ve avoided the misconceptions about God that we have discussed over the last three weeks....

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SIPA’s increased tariff is an Act of Terror against SI

5 DAYS AGO
SIPA’s increased tariff is an Act of Terror against SI

This may sound overly dramatized but it is far better to risk being proven wrong; than to be silent and watch the country plunge itself into self-destruction. 

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Features

Shop keeping keeps Juanita, 26, going

9 DAYS AGO
Shop keeping keeps Juanita, 26, going

A shop keeping job is the least many young people would think of end up doing.

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Training for women market vendors here

21 DAYS AGO
Training for women market vendors here

UNITED Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with Bank South Pacific (BSP) yesterday started a Training of Trainers (TOT) under the Market for Change (M4C) project.

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Jejevo parishioners urged to help in God’s work

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Jejevo parishioners urged to help in God’s work

The Right Reverend Bishop Sam Sahu of Malaita diocese has urged all Christian believers in Jejevo Parish, Buala Ysabel to step out and manifest God’s gifts within them.

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Chapuru consecrates new church

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Chapuru consecrates new church

A NEW local church has been consecrated over the weekend at Chapuru community, Visale sub-station in North West Guadalcanal.

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Delmah, Conkarah’s reggae version of Adele’s ‘Hello’ a hit

22 DAYS AGO

THE likes keep popping as the local reggae version of Adele’s ‘Hello’ attracted already over half a million likes on YouTube on Monday.

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Conkarah impressed at his Pacific popularity

1 MONTHS AGO
Conkarah impressed at his Pacific popularity

A JAMAICAN reggae star says he's impressed with how popular reggae is in the Pacific Islands.

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