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How atoll farmers do farming

How atoll farmers do farming

FARMING on an atoll is a challenging task for loca...

Supporters welcome Lilo

Supporters welcome Lilo

Gizo, the centre of Western Province came to a sta...

Veke slams land sale rumours

Veke slams land sale rumours

GUADALCANAL Premier, Anthony  Veke has denied the ...

Six new JICA volunteers ready to serve

Six new JICA volunteers ready to serve

Six new JICA Volunteers have arrived in the early ...

SINU environmental students to Bizi river

SINU environmental students to Bizi river

More than seventy Solomon Islands National Univers...

Poor road conditions affect transport owners

Poor road conditions affect transport owners

BAD road condition at the eighteen (18) kilometer ...

Sasako renews call for voting booths in Honiara

Sasako renews call for voting booths in Honiara

Former Parliamentarian, Alfred Sasako, has renewed...

Vunagi calls for review of education system

Vunagi calls for review of education system

THE Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Melanesia...

NPF plans on setting up an investment bank

NPF plans on setting up an investment bank

SOLOMON Islands National Provident Fund (SINPF) ha...

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Sports

SETTING

Hana thrashed

WESTERN United girls yesterday thrashed Hana in the 2014 womens league.

Viewpoint

SETTING

Personal characters of a good leader

Dear Editor - I would like to also contribute along with vast majority of Solomon...

Features

SETTING

Rufoki’s dual celebration

Communities from zones 5 & 6 of Dala parish had dual celebrations during the...

News

Matanga becomes first female Deputy Commissioner

2 DAYS AGO

JUANITA Matanga has created history by becoming the first female Police Officer to be promoted as Deputy Commissioner, the second in charge of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF).

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USP health week ends with a walk

2 DAYS AGO
USP health week ends with a walk

Students, staff and family members of the University of South Pacific (USP) Solomon Islands campus successfully ended their two weeks of health program with a morning walk.

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Suva Popular cruise ship venue

3 DAYS AGO

FIJI TIMES - Suva City has been experiencing hype activity of tourists every week.

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Tri Marine American Samoa subsidiary’s plans unchanged by loss of fishing rights

3 DAYS AGO

UNDERCURRENT NEWS: Tri Marine International subsidiary Samoa Tuna Processors is in the process of hiring its for the new cannery, with an eventual 1,500 jobs expected as production ramps up, reports Talanei.

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GP tourism calls for help

2 DAYS AGO

Guadalcanal Provincial tourism office is calling on the soon to be elected eight Members of Parliament (MP) in Guadalcanal to support tourism industry in the province since tourism is the next alternative development for the province.

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Operators urged to be polite with guests

2 DAYS AGO

Forty six (46) tourism operators and landowners in Marau, East Gaudalcanala re currently undergoing a three days tourism training which kicked off yesterday.

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Sports

Hana thrashed

3 DAYS AGO

WESTERN United girls yesterday thrashed Hana in the 2014 womens league.

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Inter- island rugby intensify

3 DAYS AGO

The Matson-Silentworld inter-island rugby competition which kicked off over the weekend is into its pool games this week with teams battling it out for top position.

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Exco visits Ngahue site

6 DAYS AGO

OFC: The OFC Executive Committee made a whistle stop visit to Oceania's future home of football on Saturday morning in Ngahue, New Zealand.

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McKenzies critics forced his resignation, says ARU chief

6 DAYS AGO

AUSTRALIAN Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver has blamed the media for making Ewen McKenzie quit as Wallabies coach.

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Viewpoint

Choosing leaders who walk the talk

1 MONTHS AGO

THANKS again to Transparency Solomon Islands (TSI).

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Maintaining law in Honiara

1 MONTHS AGO

ARE Honiara City Council law enforcement officers still serving the public interest?

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Personal characters of a good leader

3 DAYS AGO

Dear Editor - I would like to also contribute along with vast majority of Solomon Islanders, who wants to see a leap forward in our nation’s development.

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Rodger’s pledge

3 DAYS AGO

Dear Editor - Whilst not siding with any parties regarding issues debated by Grant David (Sunday Star 19 October 2014) on above I am obliged to state the truth.

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Submit to One Another (Part 2)

5 DAYS AGO

Last week, we looked at the above subject as a general Christian principle. In our discussion this week, we will explore how this principle is applied to real life situations. When we think of submission we tend to think of marriage. As someone put it, “The house in which a man is the boss is probab...

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SI will benefit from Asian resilient growth

5 DAYS AGO

According to the IMF’s October 2014 update of its analysis of the Asia-Pacific region, Asia’s near-term growth prospects remain solid, in contrast to downward revisions for other regions. Despite a mild slowdown earlier this year, the Asian economies are expected to grow 5.5 percent in 2014 and 2015...

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Features

U.S. embassy to recognise women of courage

2 DAYS AGO

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea:  The U.S. Embassy is encouraging people in Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu to nominate exceptional women for U.S. Secretary of State’s International Woman of Courage Award.  This award honors women who are making history in their countries and communiti...

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‘More women refuse to have their breasts removed’

2 DAYS AGO

HEALTH authorities says about half of the women being diagnosed with breast disease in the country decline to have their breasts removed.

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Rufoki’s dual celebration

2 DAYS AGO

Communities from zones 5 & 6 of Dala parish had dual celebrations during the past weekend to mark the feast day of St. Luke the patron of Rufoki church in West Fataleka and at the same time to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Catholic Diocese of Auki.

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Catholic teachers end training

4 DAYS AGO

“As we gather here on this Mission Sunday, it reminds us that we are sent out to proclaim the Good News.  We must be courageous to be doers..” Fr. Joseph Thanh sdb in his sermon at the closing Mass at Christ the King Catholic Church, Tetere.

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EM choir launches first DVD

6 DAYS AGO

Well-known gospel group EM Choir launched their first DVD album at Malaita provincial capital Auki, Friday.

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More international artists expected here next year

12 DAYS AGO

Rebelle Inc management is eyeing another international artist early next year following their successive and successful shows of international artist.

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Key Dates

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