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$9000plus payout each for Fiji nuclear veterans
By Online Editor
9:34 pm GMT+12, 29/01/2015, Fiji
“But Fiji is not prepared to wait for Britain to do the right thing. We owe it to these men to help them now, not wait for the British politicians and bureaucrats. So today, I have the great honour to award these survivors a modest token of what we can afford to finally acknowledge the great…
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Malaysia Customs seizes illicit 1.51kg meth, nabs Fijian woman
The Royal Malaysian Customs Department has seized 1.51 kg methampethamine and arrested a forei
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Tropical disturbance looms, expect rain
 The Fiji group can expect possible rain from next week.   This will
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PNG Opposition deputy leader urges West Papuans to be focused
Papua New Guinea's deputy Opposition Leader Sam Basil has urged West Papua sympathisers to
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UN questions PNG's plans to return asylum seekers, says lives are at risk in Iraq, Iran
The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has questioned Papua New Guinea's
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New treatment to cure common strain of malaria, researchers say
Malaria is one of the world's most prevalent diseases, affecting about 200 million people.
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National Emergency on ‘worst’ TB in Daru
The submission to declare a national emergency on Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis for Papua
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Food supplies low in American Samoa due to US strike
 American Samoa is beginning to feel the effects of shipping delays due to a work slowdow
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Oral arguments scheduled in American Samoa citizenship case
A U.S federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. will be hearing oral arguments in a case invol
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East Timor government set for restructure as prime minister Xanana Gusmao likely to announce retirement
 East Timor's government is undergoing a restructure with the country's prime min
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Fiji Foreign Minister visits Tongan PM
Fiji’s Foreign Minister, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola, arrived in Tonga Thursday for an official
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NZ's relationship with Fiji thaws
New Zealand has resumed military ties with Fiji after an eight-year freeze. &n
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NZ diplomat challenges Pacific leaders: "Be good stewards of ocean resources"
A New Zealand diplomat and former chairman of that country’s largest fishing company has
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Samoa's ruling party members reconcile – legal action up to civil society
The Human Rights Protection Party (HRPP) will sail smoothly and united into year’s gener
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Delays in US substance abuse prevention funding cause worry in Marshall Islands
 Delays in receiving U.S. federal funding have prompted concern from a many non-governmen
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Marshallese held with no bond for voluntary manslaughter in US
 A Marshallese man has been placed behind bars on charges of voluntary manslaughter stemm
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28/01/2015 - NZ resumes defence ties with Fiji after eight-year freeze
28/01/2015 - PNG Ombudsman refers Minister Gore for alleged misconduct
28/01/2015 - Eyes on traffickers: Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority
28/01/2015 - New Zealand passports targeted by criminals, terrorists
28/01/2015 - Greens criticise Papua New Guinea's plans to repatriate Manus Island asylum seekers
28/01/2015 - Westpac sells Pacific islands operations
28/01/2015 - Solomon Islands PM assures nation: “We'll fight corruption head-on”
28/01/2015 - New bill to stop Samoa child labour
28/01/2015 - Samoa's ruling party caucus meets over future of members
28/01/2015 - Hearing of Savali Editor adjourned
28/01/2015 - Fijian Government to disburse funds to veterans of Christmas Island 'operation grapple'
28/01/2015 - Mixed bag for Pacific: 2014 MDG report
28/01/2015 - PM Sogavare launches Policy Framework, calls for support
28/01/2015 - Solomon Islands PM lauds Australian assistance
28/01/2015 - PNG PM Peter O'Neill calls for expanded Australian police presence after Hanuabada shooting
28/01/2015 - Fijian Speaker meets UK House of Commons speaker, Commonwealth Secretariat SG
28/01/2015 - Former Tongan deputy PM files counterclaim
27/01/2015 - Samoa alerted for strong winds and heavy rain
27/01/2015 - Tongan Government reviewing needs of outer islands
27/01/2015 - West Papua Police to sink Vietnamese vessel
27/01/2015 - Most asylum seekers 'economic opportunists' says PNG Prime Minister
27/01/2015 - Solomon Islands government to improve fisheries management
27/01/2015 - Fijian Elections Office introduces standards to unions
27/01/2015 - $4m robbery in Solomon Islands turns sour, three arrested and money retrieved
27/01/2015 - Samoan Opposition Leader kicked out of Parliament indefinitely
27/01/2015 - O’Neill meets Abbott over asylum deal
27/01/2015 - Fiji's new Chancery opens in PNG
27/01/2015 - Embassies to increase in PNG
27/01/2015 - Election petition for Vava'u representative adjourned
26/01/2015 - Climate change to cause twice as many severe floods in Australia and Pacific
26/01/2015 - Fiji, Solomon Islands and FLNKS congratulated for successful elections in 2014
26/01/2015 - New U.S Ambassador looks foward to work in the Pacific
26/01/2015 - Refugee released from Manus Island Detention Centre, says he is happy to settle in PNG
26/01/2015 - Vanuatu mutiny case adjourned after lawyer confusion
26/01/2015 - RSE schemes successful so far: Ramsden
26/01/2015 - National Alliance Party adds a new MP
26/01/2015 - Cook Islands Cabinet set to discuss budget policy in detail
26/01/2015 - Payout for test veteran to Christmas Island nuclear bomb group
26/01/2015 - Papuans to ask for MSG membership
26/01/2015 - Samoan PM tells Associate Minister of Education to resign from party
26/01/2015 - Volcanic eruption ends, leaving tiny ash island
26/01/2015 - Lock guns in armouries: Former PNG MP
25/01/2015 - Tuvalu caretaker PM hopes to establish a Climate Response agency but time runs out
25/01/2015 - Tuvalu pushes for second purse seiner
25/01/2015 - MSG to set up commercial arm
25/01/2015 - More hints at end of New Caledonia deadlock
25/01/2015 - Imperial couple to visit Palau in April for war anniversary
25/01/2015 - Measles vaccines sent to PNG's Chimbu
25/01/2015 - Petition to review Fiji Media Decree
25/01/2015 - NZ work scheme registration for Fijians closes soon
25/01/2015 - West Papuans have suffered enough, Juffa
25/01/2015 - Search for Earhart plane on remote island
25/01/2015 - Fiji – China agreements to be rolled out this year
25/01/2015 - Tongan Speaker surrenders right to appoint chairman of Parliamentary committees
25/01/2015 - FSM’s Mori meets Forum SG, Dame Taylor
25/01/2015 - Noble's sentencing adjourned to 05 February
25/01/2015 - Fijian Foreign Affairs Minister attend MSG Foreign Ministers’ meeting
22/01/2015 - Measles outbreak claims 6 lives in PNG's Chimbu province
22/01/2015 - New Cook Islands immigration head chosen
22/01/2015 - Bid to end New Caledonia deadlock expected
22/01/2015 - Cook Islands celebrations run into ‘political turbulence’
22/01/2015 - CHOGM to be held on 27-29 November in Malta
22/01/2015 - House in uproar after Tongan PM hires his own son
22/01/2015 - Former Tongan Minister challenges editor's parliamentary position
22/01/2015 - High tide causes floods around Marshall Islands
22/01/2015 - PNG Tourism Minister Kondra faces Leadership Tribunal
22/01/2015 - Samoan Opposition Leader denies resignation and Tautua Party split
22/01/2015 - Food shortage fear in Malaita Outer Islands
22/01/2015 - Fiji Immigration deports Thailand nationals
22/01/2015 - No enthusiasm for resettling in Cambodia among Nauru asylum-seekers
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