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Nation supports SIDS goals

Nation supports SIDS goals

SOLOMON Islands has thrown its full support and we...

On the job: New Police Chief outlines priority, challenges

On the job: New Police Chief outlines priority, challenges

NEW police chief Frank Prendergast says developing...

I'm still the premier

I'm still the premier

AG chamber declares Tango as still the legal premi...

Main Market bus stop relocated

Main Market bus stop relocated

PASSENGERS traveling West ward from the main marke...

Child labour,trafficking is common in Pacific

Child labour,trafficking is common in Pacific

CHILD labour and trafficking is common in the Paci...

Forum on child labour and trafficking opens

Forum on child labour and trafficking opens

REPRESENTATIVES of government, non-government orga...

MPs pay tribute to Magga

MPs pay tribute to Magga

MEMBERS of Parliament on Tuesday paid respect to T...

Musical maestro returns for SICCI awards performance

Musical maestro returns for SICCI awards performance

The Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Indust...

Big gathering for COM mothers underway

Big gathering for COM mothers underway

Anglican Church of Melanesia’s Mothers’ Union repr...

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POB’s banking practices

Dear Editor – I wish to reply to the comments made by the Central Bank of Solomo...

News

Number of measles cases keep rising

10 HOURS AGO

The number of Measles cases is on the rise with more than 500 cases recorded so far in Honiara, Guadalcanal, Malaita and other provinces, health authorities confirmed on Wednesday.

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Police retrieve missing boat

10 HOURS AGO

POLICE have successfully retrieved the boat, believed to have gone missing between Gizo and Choiseul last month.

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MSG chair condemns assassination

11 HOURS AGO

The Chair of the Melanesian Spearhead Group and Spokesperson of the FLNKS Political Bureau, Mr Victor Tutugoro has condemned the assassination of Martinus Yohamewho who is responsible for the West Papua Independence Movement in Sorong.

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Tonga a world leader in seabed minerals law

12 HOURS AGO

SPC - The Kingdom of Tonga last  month became the first country in the world to put in place a law that manages seabed mineral activities within its national marine space and under its sponsorship in international waters.

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Soltuna declared 2014 business of the year

13 HOURS AGO

Solomon Islands’ very own canned tuna exporter, SolTuna walked away with the prestigious Prime Minister’s Award for the Business of the Year (2014) at the second Solomon Islands Business Excellence Awards, celebrated on Saturday night 30th August.

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Sivoro: We need more hotels

13 HOURS AGO

Honiara city needs additional hotels to cater for more tourists and visitors arrival.

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Sports

Nadi keep hopes alive

9 DAYS AGO

Despite losing their first match, the Shop N Save Nadi team bounced back to win their second pool match on Sunday.

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Ba, Rewa must win

9 DAYS AGO

Fiji Sun:  The Gurjit Singh-coached Suva side and Lautoka lead Fiji premier soccer Pool A and have qualified for the semifinals of the 2014 Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants at the ANZ Stadium.

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Viewpoint

Why damage our water supply?

10 HOURS AGO

ONE of the most important facilities that should be respected by all is our water supply infrastructure.

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Talasasa must take note of the concerns

12 DAYS AGO
Talasasa must take note of the concerns

Our Director of Public Prosecution (DPP), Ronald Bei Talasasa is a highly respected and experienced lawyer.

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POB’s banking practices

10 HOURS AGO

Dear Editor – I wish to reply to the comments made by the Central Bank of Solomon Islands, John Diau and the recent comments made by Aljen Ijini Tingulu in the Solomon Star issue No.5600, 26 August 2014.

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MP for Gao-Bugotu

10 HOURS AGO

Dear Editor – I wish to briefly make a few comments in response to Japhill Dikahehe issues on Island Sun dated 21/08/2014 NO.1761.

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Praise for reconciliation ceremony: South Guadalcanal

10 HOURS AGO

On Wednesday 20th August 2014 the Solomon Star published the above headline.

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View from the Bench is appalling

1 DAY AGO

Below is the full text of the speech High Court judge Justice STEPHEN PALLARAS delivered at the Family Violence and Youth Justice Workshop that ended recently in Honiara. In his presentation, Justice Pallaras criticised the regular travels and absences of Director of Public Prosecution Ronald Bei Ta...

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Features

Why can't women win? Impediments to female electoral success in Solomon Islands

5 DAYS AGO

IN a newly published book and discussion paper at the Australian National University, Writer Terence Wood talked about why women always fail in elections in the Solomon Islands.

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Markets vendors end training

6 DAYS AGO

A TRANSFORMATION Leadership and Communication training for Market Vendors in Auki ended Tuesdayat the Rarasu Restaurant.

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Aligegeo thanks Caritas

10 HOURS AGO

ALIGEGEO Provincial Secondary School in Malaita has thanked Caritas for the provision of water tanks for students’ use.

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Students graduate, ready to serve in mission work

1 DAY AGO

Five students attending the Christian Revival Crusade (CRC) Gateway mission school graduated last Sunday.

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Youth Market explodes with busting talents

12 DAYS AGO
Youth Market explodes with busting talents

YOUTH Market’s dance and song competition has opened the doors for exploding talents from Young people in and around Honiara.

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Solo Icon’s must-watch stages

15 DAYS AGO
Solo Icon’s must-watch stages

As the 2014 Solo Icon program slowly itched up to its climax, the show is getting tougher and interesting.

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Key Dates

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