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Fiji military chief visits New Zealand for rebuilding of links between the armed forces

The Fijian military head arrived in New Zealand on Wednesday to continue the rebuilding of links between the armed forces of the two countries.

As India struggle, Fiji thrash Britain 43-7 in rugby final for first ever Olympic medal

As India struggle, Fiji thrash Britain 43-7 in rugby final for first ever Olympic medal

Osea Kolinisau led the defending Sevens World Series champions in a ruthless start to rugby`s return to the Olympics.

Fiji murder case twist as tourist finds human head

A New Zealand holidaymaker told Tuesday how he stumbled across a human head on a Fiji tourist beach -- the latest apparent twist in the gory case of a Russian couple murdered and dismembered in the tropical paradise.

Russian couple murdered, dismembered in Fiji

A Russian couple from Fiji are thought to have been murdered and dismembered after human body parts washed up on a beach in the Pacific island nation.

6.4 magnitude undersea quake rocks Fiji

An undersea earthquake measuring 6.4 magnitude on the Richter scale hit waters off Fiji on Friday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Fiji 'spared' as cyclone weakens

Fiji lifted emergency restrictions on Wednesday after the Pacific nation avoided a direct hit from Tropical Cyclone Zena and the storm weakened as it moved offshore.

Fiji residents ordered to stay inside as cyclone looms

Authorities in Fiji ordered people to stay inside as a tropical cyclone bore down on the Pacific tourist destination Wednesday, taking no chances after a recent monster storm killed 44 people.

India rushing relief to cyclone-hit Fiji

India is rushing 44 metric tonnes of relief materials including food, medicines and tents to Fiji as the cyclone-hit nation reached out for foreign help.

Fiji eyes more cyclone aid as toll hits 44

Fiji eyes more cyclone aid as toll hits 44

Cyclone-devastated Fiji said it was likely to need more foreign aid on Thursday as the body count from the most powerful storm in its history climbed to 44.

Cyclone-hit remote Fiji islands begin to receive aid, death toll 42

The Fijian government and international aid agencies began delivering much needed aid on Wednesday to the Pacific nation`s remote islands and coastal villages devastated by a powerful cyclone that killed 42 people.

Cyclone death toll hits 29 as Fiji eyes long clean-up

The death toll from Fiji`s super-cyclone hit 29 on Tuesday, with officials saying the Pacific nation`s recovery from the devastating storm could take months.

Toll from cyclone Winston in Fiji rises to 20

Toll from cyclone Winston in Fiji rises to 20

At least 20 people were killed in a tropical cyclone Winston, authorities said on Monday.

Fiji begins assessing damage after ferocious cyclone

Residents of Fiji were beginning to clean up and assess the damage today after a ferocious cyclone tore through the Pacific island chain overnight.

Fiji declares curfew nationwide as powerful cyclone Winston approaches

Fiji declared a nationwide curfew on Saturday, as airlines suspended flights and the prime minister warned people to seek refuge from a cyclone that could prove to be the Pacific island nation`s most powerful on record.

Fiji declares state of natural disaster over cyclone Winston

Fiji declared a state of natural disaster on Saturday as severe tropical cyclone Winston hit the South Pacific island country, the government-owned Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC) confirmed.

Fiji battens down as severe cyclone Winston nears

Hundreds of evacuation centres were activated across Fiji today as severe tropical cyclone Winston intensified near the Pacific island nation.

Rugby World Cup: Mike Brown double secures nervy England win over Fiji

Rugby World Cup: Mike Brown double secures nervy England win over Fiji

Mike Brown scored two tries as England claimed a nervy 35-11 win over Fiji in the World Cup opening match at Twickenham on Friday.

Pacific island countries showed widespread support for India's UNSC membership: MEA

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday said that Pacific island countries showed widespread support for India's permanent membership in United Nations Security Council (UNSC) during the Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) Summit here.

FIPIC summit: PM Modi announces plan to open space station in Pacific Islands nation

Pushing for deeper cooperation with 14 nations of strategically-located Pacific region, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced a number of initiatives, including setting up of a space station in any of the countries and developing capacities in disaster management.

Security tightened in Jaipur ahead of FIPIC summit today

Security across Jaipur has been tightened ahead of the 2nd Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) Summit on Friday which will witness participation by heads of state and government officials from 14 resource-rich nations.