Fiji's military ruler says he will meet leaders in Beijing this month, a week after unveiling an official trip to Russia, as he looks beyond strained regional ties in the South Pacific.Monday, 20 May, 2013, 5:12am
The Hong Kong Baptist University community has raised strong objections to the rezoning of the neighbouring former Lee Wai Lee site for residential use.27 Mar 2013 - 3:09am
Even the touts were getting "all shook up" on the first day of the Hong Kong Sevens yesterday, with one dressed up as Elvis in a white jumpsuit asking passers-by if anyone was "buying or selling a ticket - a-huh-huh".23 Mar 2013 - 4:56am
The fairy-tale transition from fancy dress in the South Stand last year to fancy footwork on the pitch didn't materialise for Hong Kong debutant Eni Gesinde yesterday, with defending champions Fiji showing the hosts what a huge gulf lies between Asia and the rest of the world.23 Mar 2013 - 5:37am
Fijian authorities have sacked three prison wardens over an online video that appears to show officials beating and torturing two men, the Pacific nation’s prisons department said on Tuesday.12 Mar 2013 - 4:17pm
Amnesty International called on Fiji’s military regime to launch an urgent investigation on Tuesday into an online video that appears to show two men being tortured by officials.5 Mar 2013 - 3:00pm
Fiji police said on Saturday they were working with Interpol to investigate reports of Fijian militants joining the Taliban.
Although the Fiji Muslim League rejected the claims, police criminal investigation department director Luke Rawalai said they were “taking this very seriously”.2 Mar 2013 - 5:22pm
Thousands of people fled to evacuation centres in Fiji yesterday as a powerful cyclone lashed the Pacific nation, causing power outages and flash flooding.
Tropical Cyclone Evan pummelled the main island, Viti Levu, with winds exceeding 200 km/h, bringing down trees, blocking roads and forcing all flights to be grounded.18 Dec 2012 - 4:08am
Thousands of people fled to evacuation centres in Fiji on Monday as authorities warned to “prepare for the worst” from a powerful category four cyclone bearing down on the Pacific nation.
Power outages and flooding were reported on the main island of Viti Levu as Tropical Cyclone Evan approached, with all flights to and from Fiji cancelled as a precaution.17 Dec 2012 - 2:16pm
Fijian authorities scrambled to evacuate tourists and residents in low-lying areas yesterday as a monster storm threatened the Pacific nation with "catastrophic damage" after causing devastation in Samoa.
After crossing Samoa, Evan intensified as it ploughed through the Pacific and forecasters said destructive winds could reach nearly 300km/h by the time it hits Fiji early today.17 Dec 2012 - 6:16am
Liang wins battle for China Masters crown15 Oct 2012 - 3:23am
Hong Kong might have picked a new chief executive yesterday, but it was favourites Fiji who ruled the roost in the city after defeating New Zealand in a gripping Cup final at the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens last night.26 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Isikeli Tuiwainunu Vurun has brought a lot of history with him as he makes his debut for the storied Fijian outfit.25 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
As a former player, captain and champion, Alifereti Dere knows all about the cauldron the Hong Kong Stadium can become as the weekend wears on.
And in his first trip to town as coach of the Fijian team, Dere has been passing on a few little secrets to his charges.24 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Fiji coach Alifereti Dere has voiced concerns over the qualifying process for sevens' debut at the 2016 Rio Olympics, saying it should be judged on performance levels at the annual HSBC Sevens World Series, and not just on regional qualification.21 Mar 2012 - 12:00am