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Lengthy remands become a concern: Chief Justice

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPAChief Justice Sir Albert Palmer has raised concerned over continuous lengthy remands awaiting for trials.He said such delays are incompatible with a society...

First test lane will come into operation soon

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BY ALFRED PAGEPITUTHE Ministry of Infrastructure Development first Test lane site to provide professional vehicle inspection will soon come into operation in Honiara.The test lane...

Gov’t hands $800K towards Aussie bush fire

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By Mike PuiaTHE government last night handed SBD$800,000 towards the Australia bush fire disaster.Prime Minister, Manasseh Sogavare, handed the support to the Australian High Commission...

Chief Justice disappointed

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPACHIEF Justice Sir Albert Palmer has expressed his disappointment over zero allocation for Judiciary’s development budget for this year.He expressed his disappointment at the...

Police conducts investigation on PRT officers’ actions

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ACTING Police Commissioner Mostyn Mangau says the Police will conduct a thorough investigation into the incident that occurred at the Tenaru area where Police Response Team officers cause injury to an innocent...

More female students receive Pre-Service Scholarships

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Most of the female students will pursue Bachelor, Diploma and certificates at Solomon Islands National University, USP Honiara campus, regional universities in Fiji, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea,...

British High Commissioner pays courtesy call on PM Sogavare

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BRITISH High Commissioner to Solomon Islands His Excellency Brian James Jones has paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare at the Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, OPMC, on...

HCC going tough

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13 betel nut sellers arrestedBy Mike PuiaTHIRTEEN betel nut vendors were arrested and in custody as Honiara City Council (HCC) enforce tough measure against those illegally...

1 escapee recaptured

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPAPOLICE have recaptured one of the three escapees, Willie Olo, on Monday 5th early morning at LDA area at Betikama.He was recaptured...

USA to strengthen democratic election

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By Alfred SasakoTEAMS from the United States are due to arrive in Honiara early next month to map out Washington’s support for strengthening democratic elections and democracy in general in...

Hayward making waves

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By PETER ZOLEVEKE JNRHE might not yet be a household name to the Solomon Islands rugby community but in New Zealand, 17-year-old Andrew Hayward is making waves in...

Hope for a better tomorrow

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By BEN BILUA, WansolwaraLIVING in an informal settlement comes with sacrifice, patience and dreams of a better future.Day in and day out is always...

NO POLITICAL INTERFERENCE

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MALAITA for Democracy (M4D) and Traditional leaders of Malaita province has warned the Democratic Coalition Government for Advancement (DCGA) not to interfere with their provincial government political affairs.

Chief calls for recognition

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Chief Ronnie Rehoka from Waisisi in West Are Are has called on the government to recognize the role of chief in the villages.He made...

INSECTS; CRITICAL FOR FOOD PRODUCTION AND HUMAN LIVELIHOODS

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Insects are critical for food production and human livelihoods.According to “Solomon Islands Forest Life- Information on biology and management of...