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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 (...

Historic monument unveiled

Historic monument unveiled

A HISTORIC monument that will always remind passer...

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News

Sentence for man who rapes

1 DAY 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

1 DAY AGO

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

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Tourism office receives first acquittal report

1 DAY AGO

Ministry of Culture and Tourism (MCT) yesterday received the first acquittal report from Kiriom Homestay in Bita’ama, Malaita province.

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Call for innovative tourism project plans

1 DAY AGO

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MFAET) in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism (MCT) and the Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau (SIVB) are requesting innovative tourism project proposals from the public.

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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

14 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

SSEC women celebrate big day

1 DAY 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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Jorio Java Dovele women’s saving club gets support

3 DAYS AGO

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.

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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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ECE teachers awarded

1 DAY AGO

About 12 Early Childhood Education (ECE) / kindergarten teachers from the Catholic Diocese of Gizo who were trained from 2012-2013 were awarded ECE Introductory Certificates.

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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