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  1. Fiji to host 4 NRC matchesRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    After the success of playing host to the Super Rugby match between the Gallagher Chiefs and the BNZ Crusaders and the June Test series against Italy and Scotland, the Vodafone Flying Fijians get to host four National Rugby Championship here at home.

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  2. Rewa reignsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Members of the Rewa team celebrate with fans after winning the 2017 Inkk BOG final at Churchill Park in Lautoka yesterday. Picture: BALJEET SINGH THE biblical story of Sarah -- the wife of Abraham who gave birth at 90 years old and the 10km road run per week helped Rewa to win the 2017 Inkk Battle of the Giants tournament at Lautoka's Churchill Park yesterday.

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  3. One venue for IDCRead the original story

    Saturday | Fiji Times

    There was a lot of cry from Vanua Levu fans after the semi-finals and final were shifted to Viti Levu despite Labasa reaching the semi-finals as the top team from the group stage. Fiji FA chief executive officer Mohammed Yusuf said 90-minute matches would be played in both the premier and senior divisions during the IDC.

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  4. Nadi, Rewa finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fiji Times

    Iliesa Lino in defence for Lautoka against Nadi during the BOG Semifinal clash at Churchill Park in Lautoka yesterday. Picture: BALJEET SINGH NADI goalkeeper Vereti Dickson pulled off three terrific saves in the penalty shootout to guide his side to a 3-1 victory against Lautoka in the Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants semi-final at Churchill Park yesterday.

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  5. Faith-based impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fiji Times

    Chief guest Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Mereseini Vuniwaqa prays with the members of the 'women on the frontline' during the conference at Apostles Church in Lautoka pray over at Balawa, Lautoka yesterday. Picture: BALJEET SINGH MINISTER for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Mereseini Vuniwaqa believes faith-based organisations have a strong impact on the protection of women and children's rights.

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  6. Couple pursue better futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    Amosi Nawaikula in a jovial mood after his interview for the Otago University scholarship at Tanoa Plaza Hotel on Wednesday night. Picture: RAMA They were encouraged by her father Verenado Kulinio to attend the interviews conducted by University of Otago's deputy director Jason Cushen and his colleagues in Suva on Wednesday.

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  7. Career teachers workshopRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    THIRTY career teachers from secondary schools in Ba and Tavua participated at a workshop hosted by the University of Fiji at Saweni, Lautoka. The workshop, themed Empowering teachers to establish sound career paths for students, educated teachers on the expectations of the Ministry of Education.

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  8. Murder most foulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    Yuri Shipulin and his partner, Nataliya Gerasimova. The high school sweethearts moved to Fiji in 2011 from Russia and fell in love with the country, the weather and its people.

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  9. First in FijiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    SSPHL Fiji director Professor Manu Munibhargav, right, talks to India's State Minister for External Affairs, Vijay Kumar Singh during his visit to Fiji. Looking on are the Assistant Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Veena Bhatnagar, It is said to be the first time that such a screening is being conducted for people who have physical disabilities, with the aim to make them able.

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  10. A party of principleRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    THE National Federation Party is the only political party in Fiji that has never involved itself in military coups or lawlessness, says newly-appointed party general secretary Jagannath Sami. "The NFP has a history of credibility and an envious record of what it has achieved since independence," he said after the announcement of his appointment in Lautoka yesterday.

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  11. Youth matches during BOG semi-finalsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    NATIONAL Youth League matches will be played as curtain-raisers to the Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants semi-finals and final. Yesterday, Rewa Youth faced Tailevu Youth at 5pm at Ratu Cakobau Park in Nausori prior to the first BOG semi-final between Rewa and Labasa at 7.30pm.

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  12. Fiji FA expects good turnoutRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    FIJI Football Association is expecting a huge turnout for the second 2017 INKK Battle of the Giants semi-final between western giants Nadi and Lautoka at Churchill Park, today. Defending BOG champions Lautoka will not be letting go of their title that easily when they face their rival neighbours when they take them on at home.

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  13. Suva schools wary of NasinuRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    SUVA Primary School Netball Association is wary of Nasinu and Lautoka as they prepare for the Fiji Primary School Netball Championship that will be held on August 15-17 in Suva.

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  14. The journey of the FarebrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    Fiji Rugby Union CEO John O'Connor with HFC Bank acting CEO Raj Sharma and Tony Ram, HFC Bank general manager retail banking during the launch of the HFC Bank Farebrother Challenge. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA That's how rugby evolves now.

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  15. Rewa in the finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    FOOTBALL fans planning to watch the second semi-final of the 2017 Inkk Battle of the Giants at Churchill Park in Lautoka today better hurry. Available seats are limited as the match is heading for a sellout, says Fiji Football Association chief executive officer Mohammed Yusuf.

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  16. Yuri's love for FijiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Fiji Times

    Grieving mother Valentina Shipulin is supported by a friend as she follows the coffin that bears the remains of her son Yuri Shipulin and his partner Nataliya Gerasimova at the Balawa Cemetry in Lautoka. Picture: MARGARET WISE YURI Shipulin loved Fiji so much that after he arrived here six years ago, he went back to Russia in October 2015 and sold a flat he owned in Moscow.

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  17. Tearful farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Fiji Times

    Valentina Shipulin, second from left, is consoled by Alla Mallerich, left, a close friend of slain Russian couple Yuri and Nataliya Gerasimova. Picture: MARGARET WISE VALENTINA Shipulin remained standing inside the Greek Orthodox Church in Saweni, Lautoka, yesterday and wept throughout the church service held in memory of her son Yuri and his partner Nataliya Gerasimova.

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  18. Marathon brings Ben homeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Fiji Times

    This includes Brent Weigner, who recently broke the world record for the person that has run a marathon in the most number of countries -133. He has maternal links in Lautoka and his mother was born and raised in the Sugar City, said marathon co-ordinator and Suva Marathon Club secretary Marita Manley.

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  19. Hockey revivalRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Fiji Times

    Hockey was recently revived in Levuka with the Old Capital being named as the venue for the 2017 National Secondary Schools Hockey Championship from August 14-16. National coach Hector Smith was in Lautoka last weekend to watch the Western Zone secondary school playoffs at Nadovu Park.

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  20. Dugucagi out of BOGRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Fiji Times

    JACK'S Nadi will miss the services of star striker Ratu Josefata Dugucagi for the remainder of the Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants this weekend. Ratu Josefata injured his ankle during the pool stage of the BOG in Labasa last week.

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