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2017 April

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2017 April Super User

A tale of two magazines

IN April 2015 the owners of Front Page Limited bought Islands Business magazine from the Godfrey Scoular and the Estate of the Late Robert Keith-Reid. The decision was…
April 12, 2017
Teresia Teaiwa
2017 April Sian Rolls

Pacific loses gifted icon

“ACADEMIC space is so precious because it allows us to ask questions that sometimes we’re punished for asking off campus and what universities are supposed to uphold is…
April 12, 2017
2017 April Editor

Whispers

No bull here AT least one person has fallen foul of the PNG-Fiji impasse on the bully beef trade. Fiji’s Biosecurity Authority boss, Xavier Khan, resigned suddenly from…
April 12, 2017
The rise of new Christian denominations in Fiji has brought on new doctrines and mistrust.
2017 April Jone Luvenitoga

Rape in the name of religion

The vulnerable misled AFTER two convictions and with a third pastor still on trial for rape, social media discussions in Fiji have shifted from the gravity of the crime…
April 12, 2017
2017 April Jason Brown

Silence of the rams

A WHITE New Zealander sits on a couch and spreads his legs from the knees, feet close together. He forms his arms, heavily tattooed, into a downward circle. “They would…
April 12, 2017
Sir MIchael Somare and Lady Veronica leave Parliament for the last time.
2017 April Super User

End of the road for Somare

AN era came to an end on April 4 when Papua New Guinea’s ‘father of the nation’ and one of the longest serving parliamentarians in the Pacific and the Commonwealth,…
April 12, 2017
2017 April Sam Vulum

PM O’Neill upbeat

PNG prepares to go to the polls RIDING on the perceived success of the government’s core policies, Prime Minister Peter O’Neill is confident of retaining government…
April 12, 2017
President Hildsa Heine ...woman on the move.
2017 April Nic Maclellan

Hilda pushes her world agenda

AFTER 16 months in office, Marshall Islands President Hilda C. Heine has a busy schedule. On the international stage, the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) has been…

Ending the journey of Girmit

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Indentured labourers at Rarawai, Ba.
THE last Indian immigrant ship, SS Sutlej, carrying 875 indentured men,…

UNICEF pushes for proper data

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Child health care is among areas UNICEF wants PNG to address .
POOR data collection continues to be a resource challenge in Papua New…

Step up in women’s rights

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Shaista Shameem
IN recent years, there has been increased awareness on gender-based…

Chaotic Melanesia

Apr 12, 2017 349
Peak hour traffic into Suva
Is Melanesia the new Asia with its chaotic traffic ills AS an office worker…

Pacific exports increase

Apr 12, 2017 285
Forum Secretary-General Dame Meg Taylor
Exports Survey has found that business confidence among Pacific Island…

Kava evolution

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Etuate Draunidalo on his farm on Ovalau.
HIGH along and beneath the ridges above Fiji’s Old Capital from where…

Kava - is it the answer to cancer?

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Ancient remedy ... traditionally-prepared kava.
NEW research that found traditionallyprepared kava could be the answer in…

Fulfilling the prophetic role

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Pastors of the Gereja Kristen Injili di Tannah Papua at the opening of the Alpha Omega Church in Wai Sai, Raja Ampat, West Papa.
Time for the churches to speak THE church continues to play an integral part…

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A tale of two magazines

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Pacific loses gifted icon

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Whispers

No bull here AT least one person has fallen foul of the PNG-Fiji impasse on the bully beef tr...

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Rape in the name of…

The vulnerable misled AFTER two convictions and with a third pastor still on trial for rape, s...

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