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  1. Fun run invite for NorthRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Update: 3:43PM PEOPLE in the North have been invited to be part of the Yellow Ribbon fun run at Subrail Park in Labasa tomorrow morning. In a press statement, Yellow Ribbon coordinator assistant superintendent of Corrections Isireli Dausiga said that this year's fun run all about promoting and increasing awareness about giving a second chance.

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  2. Defending champs Ba out, Lautoka in semisRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Update: 7:56PM A NEW winner will be crowned in the Courts IDC after defending champions Ba bowed out of the tournament Ba and Rewa match ended in a 1-all draw allowing Lautoka to advance into the semi-finals from Group B.

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  3. Experts talk sugarRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Fiji Times

    FAIRTRADE sugar producing organisations from Fiji, the Pacific, India, Mauritius and Belize are in the country to discuss issues concerning farmers under the Fairtrade Agreement. Fairtrade International Sugar product manager Monika Berresheim-Kleinke said the conference held in Lautoka was to discuss ways to increase sugarcane farmer's productivity.

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  4. Call to work togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Lautoka Zhong Hua School students perform a Chinese item during the Fiji Day celebrations at Churchill Park in Lautoka. Picture: JAI PRASAD Commander Joeli Cawaki was warmly welcomed in Lautoka yesterday during his first official engagement in the division as Assistant Minister for Agriculture, Rural Development and Maritime Affairs.

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  5. Low profile approach for minersRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Fiji Times

    VATUKOULA opted to lie low about its preparation for this weekend's HFC Bank Farebrother Sullivan trophy challenge against BLK Nadroga. The Senirusi Seruvakula-coached side was also impressive this season after finishing on seventh spot ahead of Tailevu, Ovalau, Macuata and Lautoka during the Skipper Cup competition.

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  6. Nadroga upsets Men in BlackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Navua's Mosese Balenagaga pressures a Lami player who is wearing a National League jersey during the Courts IDC soccer tournament in Suva yesterday. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU And despite the loss, the men in black have not lost hope yet even though they have only one point from two games and one game in hand.

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  7. Lautoka thrashes RewaRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Update: 8:04PM LAUTOKA thrashed Rewa by 4-1 to take the lead in Group B with four points in the Courts IDC. Nadogo 0 Savusavu 0, Bua 0 Taveuni 1, Dreketi 1 North Tailevu 1, Navua 2 Lami 0, Seaqaqa 4 Vatukoula 3

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  8. Golf battleRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Fiji Times

    The Lautoka Golf Club will be a hive of activity this Fiji Day weekend in readiness for the 83rd consecutive Shreedhar Motors Ford-sponsored 27 holes Lautoka open Golf Championship. Club chairman of trustees Raymond Singh confirmed the course was in top condition after the periodical showers over the last few days.

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  9. No surprises in IDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Fiji Times

    As expected, Suva came on top of Labasa beating the Babasiga Lions 3-2 at Subrail Park to remain the top bet in Group A. Labasa fans must be dismayed given the opportunity the team had to set a good platform for the remainder of the tournament. For a team like Labasa which loves to play the ball on the ground, the heavy condition was certainly not helpful.

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  10. Chauhan a threatRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Fiji Times

    This is after Chauhan showed his class at the PK Electrical-sponsored tournament at the South Seas Club in Lautoka on Sunday. After missing out during the Coastal Rentals/Foodhall sponsored North West Open a week earlier, Chauhan made a fine return on the table displaying some exquisite shots.

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  11. Chandra aims highRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Fiji Times

    AIRPORT'S Fiji Limited fireman Anuresh Chandra is hoping to cap off the major golfing season on a high note. Chandra hasn't won a major title this year and has set his sights on the Total Fiji Limited 36 holes Vatukoula Open Championship which starts today.

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  12. Still kicking at 67Read the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Lawrence Rajalingam was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the New Zealand Christian Football Association which was formed 26 years ago. He joined a local Auckland soccer club "Cavaliers" in 1997 which is affiliated to the New Zealand Christian Football Association .

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  13. Toughest opponentRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Fiji Times

    NAMOSI are expected to provide Nadroga one of the toughest matches this season as they meet for the HFC Bank Farebrother-Sullivan trophy challenge at Lawaqa Park this Saturday. In the Skipper Cup competition Namosi held their own against the champions losing 17-18 at Thompson Park and since coming into the major union last year they have been enjoying their rugby on the top half of the table ever since, 4th in 2013 and 5th in 2014.

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  14. Clients know of plansRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Fiji Times

    FIJI Electricity Authority corporate clients in Lautoka and Nadi had a chance to learn more about the authority's current plans in the face of the prolonged dry spell that has been causing issues for the company. CEO Hasmukh Patel met the clients in Nadi on Thursday night to reveal the impacts of the prevailing drought on the supply of electricity to its Viti Levu customers.

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  15. Weekend Sports DrawsRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Fiji Times

    THE Williams & Gosling Limited sponsored Open Mixed Fours Tournament will be played at the Lautoka Bowling Club from October 18-19. Entry fee: $100 per team.

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  16. Blues on trackRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Fiji Times

    FORMER Lautoka rep Rajinesh Naicker has taken over the affairs of Lautoka Football Association following the resignation of interim administrator Sanjay Prasad for personal reasons this week. Naicker, who was appointed as secretary earlier this year, will administer the Blues through the Courts Inter-District Championship which starts this weekend.

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  17. Sports NotebookRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Fiji Times

    THE Northern Air Business House FUTSAL League will be held today at the FSC Tennis courts in Labasa from 6pm: THE Raralevu Central Sports Club would host a 5-a-side soccer tournament on October 5. Tournament will be played in a pool system and only 16 teams will be accommodated. Prizemoney is $100 and winner gets a trophy.

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  18. Saint Thomas receives timely boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Fiji Times

    SAINT Thomas Primary School under-9 and U14 rugby teams received their new set of BLK rugby jerseys, socks and pants from their parents at the school yesterday. The school scooped titles in three grades at the recent Lautoka Primary Schools rugby zone with majority of their players dominating the Lautoka team for the West zone competition in Nadi.

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  19. 156 children in residential homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Permanent secretary for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Dr Jo Koroivueta meets Dilkusha Home sister-in-charge Deaconess Leba Laveti at the Child Services Unit workshop in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU St Christopher's Home in Nakasi, outside Suva, topped the list with 35 children, according to the latest statistics by the Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Ministry while Treasure Children's Home in Nadi was second on the list with 25 children, and Dilkusha Children's Home third on 24. Minister Rosy Akbar said the overarching goal for children in residential homes was more than just financial and the drive was to prepare them holistically towards a disciplined and self-reliant future.

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  20. Chetty: 2014 a good seasonRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Fiji Times

    AS sugarcane growers put in their best efforts to harvest and transport cane to mills in the Western Division, the Sugar Cane Growers Council says 2014 will go down as a good season. "Despite a few issues with the Rarawai mill in Ba and the prolonged dry weather spell, we have managed to come out relatively well," SCGC chief executive Sundresh Chetty said.

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