Elderly man collapses at poll venue

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 | By FOTO LEDUA

Update: 4:10PM AN Elderly man had to be rushed to hospital from the Suva Intellectually Handicapped School polling station this morning after he collapsed while lining up to cast his vote. more...


53-year-old Habibul Rahiman at Cuvu College in Sigatoka. Picture: MARGARET WISE
53-year-old Habibul Rahiman at Cuvu College in Sigatoka. Picture: MARGARET WISE | See related story...



Dreketi family rises early to vote

Wed, Sep 17 2014
Isikeli, Vasiti Ratucava and their son Aisea Vonokula on their way to Batirilagi polling centre. Picture: LUKE RAWALAI
Update: 7:36AM EAGER to exercise his right today, 54-year-old Isikeli Ratucava had roused his family at 5am to prepare to cast their votes at Baitirilagi Primary School in Dreketi, Macuata. more..

Voters turn up in numbers at Andra polling centre

Wed, Sep 17 2014
Field 40 residents of Lautoka  line up to cast their votes this morning. Picture: REPEKA NASIKO
Update: 7:38AM WITH less than half an hour before polling stations open for voting, residents of Field 40 and the greater Rifle Range area in Lautoka showed up in numbers, eager to cast their votes. more..

Polling begins at Sigatoka school

Wed, Sep 17 2014
Voters await their turn at Sigatoka Methodist College polling centre. Picture: SHALVEEN CHAND
Update: 8:04AM Polling has started at the Sigatoka Methodist School with people arriving as early as 6.30 am. more..

Voters line up at respective polling stations

Wed, Sep 17 2014
Voters line up at Nawanawa polling centre in Nadera, Nasinu. Picture: ISIRELI MUAROR
Update: 8:13AM A GOOD number of voters have lined up at their respective polling stations along the Nasinu-Nausori corridor waiting to cast their votes. more..

57,084 expected to vote at 141 polling centres in Lautoka

Wed, Sep 17 2014
Update: 8:15AM RESIDENTS of Lautoka City were up bright and early this morning forming long queues at various polling stations. more..

Cast your vote

Wed, Sep 17 2014
ABOUT 520,000 Fijians are expected to cast their votes today as the nation resumes the process of its return to democracy after eight years. more..

Under police guard

Wed, Sep 17 - 2014
BALLOT boxes from pre-polling areas arrived at the results centre at the Vodafone Arena in Suva yesterday under police guard. more..


Secretary general appointed

Wed, Sep 17 - 2014
Newly-appointed secretary general to Parliament Viniana Namosimalua pictured here after the announcement of her appointment in Suva yesterday. Picture: NASIK SWAMI
AHEAD of Fiji's return to parliamentary democracy, Viniana Namosimalua has been appointed the new secretary general to Parliament.Ms Namosimalua's appointment was confirmed by Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum in Suva yesterday. more..


Postal vote deadline

Wed, Sep 17 - 2014
"GET your postal ballots in before 6pm," says Supervisor of Elections Mohammed Saneem. more..


Priority on security

Wed, Sep 17 - 2014
People queue up to get their new election ID card replacements at the Fijian Elections Office in Suva yesterday. Picture: ATU RASEA
WITH thousands of people casting their votes around the country today, Supervisor of Elections Mohammed Saneem has assured the public that all ballot boxes will be safe and under heavy police guard. more..


Voters queue up outside Namaka polling venue

Wed, Sep 17 - 2014
Update: 8:22AM AN hour before voting was due to begin, a queue had formed outside Namaka Public School in Nadi. more..


Kuar, 56, is 'excited and happy'

Wed, Sep 17 - 2014
Update: 8:31AM PEOPLE have started to line-up at various polling venues in the Naitasiri Province to cast their votes. more..



Sep 17 2014 - A day in a voter's life

Sep 16 2014 - Pre-poll turnout

Sep 16 2014 - Double time pay

Sep 16 2014 - Blackout breach

Sep 16 2014 - Raj lauds media

Sep 16 2014 - Live up to the anthem

Sep 15 2014 - Ballot rush

Sep 15 2014 - Will of Fijian voters

Sep 14 2014 - ID card centres open

Sep 14 2014 - Voter turnout good

Sep 14 2014 - Rediscovering ideals

Sep 14 2014 - 'Vote us in'

Sep 14 2014 - Under attack

Sep 14 2014 - VAT drop in 100 days

Sep 14 2014 - Qoliqoli assurance

Sep 14 2014 - FEO urges dialogue

Sep 14 2014 - FLP's support 'stronger'

Sep 13 2014 - CHRONOLOGY OF EVENTS

Sep 13 2014 - The election issues

Sep 13 2014 - No misconduct seen

Sep 13 2014 - Bail for delivery man