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PM uses Hindu temples to campaign

The Prime Minister must stop using religious events and Hindu temples to campaign. It is a despicable act, showing utter disrespect for Hindu religious rites, to manipulate such events for cheap political mileage:FLP PM Bainimarama stands in a temple to…

Khaiyum’s Band-Aid Budget

Economy Minister Khaiyum’s  Budget fails to address the crucial issues affecting a majority of our people who have to struggle each day to provide for their families. One must question why an important event like the presentation of the national…

Scrapping of Wages Councils unlawful, says Labour

Fiji Labour Party is appalled at government’s unilateral and unlawful decision to scrap the Wages Councils. “The Wages Councils are provided for in law through the Wages Councils Act (Cap 98 of 1960) and cannot be scrapped at the whim…

Democracy in Fiji under question

Fiji today is not a genuine democracy and falls way short of ensuring the democratic principles that the Party upholds. Most seriously, the imposed 2013 constitution is undemocratic and fundamentally flawed as the supreme law of the land, says Labour…

Fiji a Fascist State?

Fiji Labour Party deplores the use of armed soldiers at Bau Island early this morning to arrest Ratu Epenisa Cakobau along with other supporters for questioning.      Whatever the merits of the case against Ratu Epenisa, it was a civil matter…