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Fiji Fails the UN Human Rights test

Fiji Delegation to UNHRC suffers rebuff! Mission unsuccessful! Members of the ‘high powered’ Fiji delegation made no impact on the UNHRC in their attempt to paint an acceptable picture of the human rights situation in Fiji. They were bundled out…

Government awards itself huge pay packages

It is highly unethical for the government to issue a decree prescribing ministerial and parliamentary pays just three days before the convening of Parliament , says Labour  Leader Mahendra Chaudhry.  The Parliamentary Remunerations Decree 29 of 2014 was promulgated on…

Labour mourns the loss of Board Member and Candidate

Fiji Labour Party regrets the passing away of Kini Marawai, Assistant Secretary-General and a Labour candidate for the 2014 general  elections. A lawyer by profession, Kini had started his career as a journalist with the Fiji Times before leaving to…

Frequent mill breakdowns anger cane farmers

All four sugar mills are experiencing frequent breakdowns but FSC is keeping   mum on the stoppages and their causes, much to the frustration of angry farmers and industry reps.                       Cane…