Fiji is a South Pacific island nation with over 350 islands and islets, approximately 100 of which are inhabited. The capital of Fiji is Suva. Once a leader of Pacific democracies, Fiji has been under military rule since 2006. Since the government's abrogation of Fiji's Constitution in April 2009, the government has ruled by decree and enforced Public Emergency Regulations that limit basic freedoms.
I was first introduced to The Fiji Times in the mid-1960s at the Tabia Sanatan Dharam Primary School in Labasa when our head teacher, Subramani Goundan ... to improve our frightfully dodgy English ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 03 Sep 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Discovering Fiji: A sickly child, abstinence and ?men?s only? bure
The biggest bure in an old Fijian village, the bure ni sa. Picture: In every traditional village in old Fiji, there were many different types of thatched dwellings called bure, each designed ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 12 Sep 2021 00:13:00 GMT
New \'Survivor\' Contestant Is From Forest Hills
A teacher born-and-raised in Forest Hills is competing for $1M and the title of Sole Survivor in the show's 41st season set in Fiji ... Forest Hills and teaches English at Jamaica Academy ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 31 Aug 2021 10:07:00 GMT
Islands, Islanders and the World
Fiji is a country whose recent political instability can be directly traced to its distinctive colonial and post-colonial experience. For one particular region of Fiji the authors examine the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 14 Sep 2021 03:33:00 GMT
Language Contact in a Plantation Environment
To register your interest please contact firstname.lastname@example.org providing details of the course you are teaching. Jeff Siegel's fascinating book provides a sociolinguistic history of language ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Sep 2021 14:36:00 GMT
LI teacher Tiffany Seely will compete on next \'Survivor\'
Long Beach elementary school teacher Tommy Sheehan won season 39 in 2019. The upcoming season, which began shooting in March in Fiji's Mamanuca ... Seely has taught English Language Arts at ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 31 Aug 2021 09:48:00 GMT
Hospitals in chaos as Fiji battles COVID-19 hell
Suva, Fiji ? Fiji?s spiralling COVID-19 crisis reached a terrifying new milestone this month, as the World Health Organization (WHO) reported that the country?s spread of infection was one ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:30:00 GMT
632 new Covid-19 cases reported in Fiji
(MENAFN - IANS) Suva, Aug 2 (IANS) Fiji has reported 632 new cases of Covid-19 for the last 24 hours and two more deaths, according to permanent secretary for Health James Fong on Sunday.
Publ.Date : Sun, 01 Aug 2021 18:50:00 GMT
?Eco-Challenge? features local Vail athletes
The ?Eco-Challenge? series aired on television from April 1995 to April 2002. The race returned in September 2019 to Fiji and so did one of the race?s winners and Vail local, adventure race athlete ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 18 Aug 2020 17:12:00 GMT
Delta variant behind sharp spike in Pacific COVID-19 cases
A nurse stands outside Tamara Twomey hospital in Suva, Fiji. (AP Photo/Aileen Torres ... people in contact with the public, such as teachers, and those deemed to be vulnerable.
Publ.Date : Mon, 30 Aug 2021 22:10:00 GMT
Rugby World Cup 2021
?I?m really grateful to my mentors who have helped me along the way and I?ve had some really great teachers from Oceania Rugby and Fiji Rugby, and of course the master trainers as well. ?Also not ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 23 Aug 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Olympic hero says he was preparing to walk away from Fiji\'s gold medal defence
Captain Jerry Tuwai has revealed he was ready to walk out on Fiji?s defence of their Olympic Games gold medal in Japan as the impact of six months away from their families during the COVID-19 ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 10 Aug 2021 08:04:00 GMT