20th July

‘Always be prepared’

WE must never forget what happened during Tropical Cyclone Winston and should always be prepared for natural disasters. This was the message by Minister for Education, Heritage and Arts, Rosy Akbar, during the commissioning of...

Natabua High School claim U17 title

NATABUA High School is the western zone under 17 champion after defeating Tavua College 20-10 at Churchill Park in Lautoka today. The side will play Suva Grammar School in the Vodafone Deans Quarterfinals next Saturday at the ANZ National Stadium. Tavua College is also through to the Deans Quarterfinals and will face Queen Victoria School.

As U.S. ‘superstar’ cities thrive, weaker ones get left behind

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) – In the depths of the financial crisis, when the world was shunning debt and battening down for the worst, city officials here zagged in what seemed a preposterous direction and spent $600 million on a new convention center. A decade later thousands of new hotel rooms soar over the site, including...