It seems to be the end of the political road for the former Prime Minister of Samoa.

Vice chancellor of the University of the South Pacific, Professor Pal Ahluwalia has expressed grave concern about the university.

One of the world’s last Covid-free countries has set a date to reopen its borders for the first time since the pandemic began.

The Indo-Pacific region will be seeing more than US$50 billion in infrastructure investment and aid in the next five years.

Australia A will feature as the fourth team in the upcoming World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup 2022, to be held in Fiji from July 2 to July 16.

The World Bank has approved FJ$106 million (US$49 million) in financing to Fiji which is aimed at creating an estimated 10,000 jobs.

The USP Council is the governing authority of the university, and usually meets twice a year to discuss the affairs of the university.

A special delivery of relief supplies from India has reached Tonga as part of its continuous aid to help the island nation rebuild.

The spotlight has been thrown on Cook Islands Prime Minister Mark Brown in the fiasco about the reinstatement of a cabinet minister.

In an unusual case, a woman has been sentenced to eight years in jail for raping another woman in a flat they shared in Nadi, Fiji.

The Kanaks, indigenous people of New Caledonia, could be made to disappear.


Leader of the Australian Labor Party Anthony Albanese (C) with Labor candidate for Reid, Sally Sitou (R) and supporters after winning the general election. Picture: Wendell Teodoro / AFP
Drua captain Meli Derenalagi and Moana Pasifika captain Sekope Kepu after the game on 14 May. Picture: Twitter
Moana Pasifika captain Sekope Kepu celebrating Tongan father’s day on May 15. Picture: Twitter
Officials carrying the coffin of Papua New Guinea's deputy prime minister Sam Basil during a state funeral ceremony in Port Moresby. Picture: Andrew Kutan / AFP
Parents and family members with the medical team at the Sai Sanjeevani Children’s Hospital. Picture: supplied
Children in Honiara. Picture: UN Habitat
Singer Sheldon Riley performs on behalf of Australia during the final of the Eurovision Song contest 2022 on May 14, 2022 at the Pala Alpitour venue in Turin. Picture: Marco Bertorello / AFP
Fijian Drua beat Moana Pasifika 34-19. Picture: Twitter
Last week saw 2,614 students from 20 different countries graduate from the University of the South Pacific, with more than 1,500 being women. Picture: USP
Fijian Drua against the Highlanders. Picture: Fijian Drua
Defence forces in PNG were part of a workshop getting ready for the 2022 elections. Picture: Twitter
Australia's Ivania Wong (L) is tackled by Fiji's Emma Masi (R) during the women's rugby Test match between Fiji and Australia in Brisbane on May 6, 2022. Picture: Patrick Hamilton / AFP
The superyacht Amadea, reportedly owned by a Russian oligarch, berthed at the Queens Wharf in Lautoka. Picture: Leon Lord / Fiji Sun / AFP
To-Sua Ocean trench is a favourite tourist attraction in Samoa. Picture: Twitter
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