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White Demons, Aussies clean up clinic

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 05:31
MORE than 30 White River Demons AFL players and Australians gathered in White River on Wednesday morning in a community blitz organised by the SIAFL to clean up the White River Health Clinic.

Life-saver who nearly lost his life

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 05:22
ALI Ramo, 32, has lived at Koa Hill riverside settlement all his life.

Sogavare wants gov’t establish disaster fund

Wed, 16/04/2014 - 05:30
AN allocation of funds for natural disasters should be allocated each year under the national budget, a prominent MP suggests.

MMF: Let the courts to decide on Kola’s case

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 21:16

The Malaita Ma’asina Forum (MMF) has called on the acting commissioner of police Ms Juanita Matanga to let the court to decide on the case of Walter Kola’s recent involvement in a traffic accident.

PM, Opposition Leader visit stricken Guadalcanal region

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 05:07

Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo and Opposition Leader Dr Derek Sikua on Sunday visited the Guadalcanal Plains and the Gold Ridge Mine in a mission to witness the scale and impact of the recent rain and floods on Guadalcanal.

Quake, Tsunami

Mon, 14/04/2014 - 05:34

No major damages done in Makira

Kola in hot water again

Sat, 12/04/2014 - 05:36
DEPUTY Police Commissioner Walter Kola has found himself in hot water again after damaging an official vehicle her was driving in an early morning accident on Friday.

MINE DAM FEAR: Guale villagers fled to safety

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 15:36

A NUMBER of villages near Gold Ridge were deserted this week.

AUST POLICE HERE TO PROTECT MINE: Future of Gold Ridge in doubt

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 18:56

AUSTRALIA dispatched a team of 33 police officers last night to help secure Gold Ridge mine site as operators St Barbara reportedly abandoned the mine in the wake of last week’s flood disaster.

Voter registration extended

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 05:37
VOTER registration has been extended in certain areas for another 14 days.


Wed, 09/04/2014 - 13:27

A BRAVE 10-year-old boy who survived the flood, but lost his mother and three siblings, on Tuesday recalled the dramatic moment he came close to death.

PM explains the current state of efforts

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 17:59

PRIME Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo on Monday explained to Members of Parliament during the brief parliament sitting that the Government has mapped out immediate plans to address the disaster situation which are being executed.

A story of survival

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 15:01

Eight-year old carried away by flooded river out to sea but bravely survives Solomon Islands flash floods while relatives tragically perish

Counting the cost

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 12:40
Shop owners in Chinatown on Saturday returned to begin the massive job of cleaning up their shops as the weather slowly improves.

Strong winds, swells wash ships ashore

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 11:36
HIGH swells and strong winds washed ashore three ships on Thursday night.

Picking up the pieces

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 10:59
IT was a heart breaking scene.

The day Honiara got inundated

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 06:40
MUCH of Honiara city was on Thursday inundated as flash floods swept in as a result of heavy downpour which persisted over the past consecutive days.

Flood mayhem

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 06:16

Disaster strikes at the heart of the nation


Thu, 03/04/2014 - 15:37

THE political upheaval in Guadalcanal has taken another twist, with Assembly Speaker Abel Arambola facing accusations of taking a bribe.


Wed, 02/04/2014 - 12:08

POLICE have employed an effective community policing method in their new wave of awareness programmes.