Editor - Solomon Star News


Fiji drops in rankings

Suva (Fiji Times) - FIJI has dropped two positions in World Rugby's rankings after the three losses in pool play during the Rugby World Cup.

All Blacks stars gather to honour Jerry Collins

LONDON,  (STUFF NZ) - Former All Blacks and  overseas-based New Zealand players will honour the late Jerry Collins in a match against European champions Toulon.

A Glimmer of Hope for West Papua?

Jayapura, Jubi – It is frustrating that serious human rights abuses in Indonesian-controlled West Papua continue to fly below the radar.

US disability rights funds

Dear Editor – Once the DCCG ratifies the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), as indicated by the Prime Minister before he left for New York, it is likely the Solomon Islands will be able to apply for, and possibly, receive funds from the US based Disability Rights Fund (DRF).

Unbelievable, but it’s possible

Dear Editor – I read with excitement the above article in your recent publication.

Teacher appreciation quotes

Dear Editor - It is encouraging to know that teachers throughout the nation commemorated the World Teachers' Day in our country this week.

Prove it Tua’ta

Dear Editor – I am writing in respond to an article in your paper issue 5991 05/2015 by Takika Tuata, threatening the premier of Renbel.

Resolving Renbel dispute is critical

LEADERS and people of Renbel need to sit down together and seriously look at the current dispute that is now fragmenting their communities.

South Korea to support PIC at COP21

SENIOR officials of the governments of the Republic of Korea and fourteen Pacific island countries reaffirmed cooperation to achieve a legally binding agreement at the international climate change talks at COP 21 in Paris later this year.

Suva, Fiji (SPC) - Forty-five newly graduated lawyers of The University of the South Pacific (USP), currently enrolled in the six-month Professional Diploma in Legal Practice programme, are reminded of their role this week in contributing to the realisation of human rights in their work during a two-week course on Family Law and Human Rights: Skills and Practice module.