Fiji

India maul Fiji 11-0 to enter last-four round of FIH Women's Series Finals

World no. 9 India dominated their lowly ranked opponents throughout the match, allowing Fiji to only have one circle entry in the entire 60 minutes.

Jun 19, 2019, 11:56 AM IST

Earthquake measuring 6.7 strikes Fiji, no tsunami warning

Initial reports suggest that since the earthquake was too deep in the sea, there was no damage caused on the land surface. 

Nov 19, 2018, 06:25 AM IST

Magnitude 8.2 quake strikes in Pacific Ocean, close to Fiji

A massive quake of magnitude 8.2 struck in the Pacific Ocean close to Fiji and Tonga on Sunday but it was so deep that it was not expected to cause any damage, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Aug 19, 2018, 14:48 PM IST

Massive 8.2-magnitude earthquake hits Fiji; no tsunami warning

A massive earthquake measuring 8.2 on the Richter scale hit Fiji and Tonga on Sunday morning. According to USGS, the epicentre of the powerful earthquake was Ndoi Island and it struck at the depth of 559.6 km.

Aug 19, 2018, 06:58 AM IST

'Bula' Fiji! Ileana D'Cruz set for new adventures

India is an important potential tourism market for Fiji, which roped in the actress for a year-long association to showcase the destination through her travel and diverse experiences.

 

Jun 04, 2018, 15:19 PM IST

Gold Coast CWG 2018: Indian eves outshine Fiji in lawn bowls Fours play

India earlier defeated South Africa 18-17 in men's Triples Sectional Play.

Apr 07, 2018, 11:26 AM IST

Plea for 'urgent action' on climate shadowed by Trump

Fiji PM on Monday appealed for "urgent action" on climate change at UN negotiations in Bonn.

Nov 06, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Strong 6.4 earthquake hits off Fiji: US monitor

A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck off Fiji on Saturday, US seismologists said, but it was considerably deep and there were no reports of damage or injury.

Aug 19, 2017, 09:16 AM IST

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes 224 km southwest of Fiji: USGS

An earthquake of 6.2 magnitude struck 224 km (140 miles) southwest of Fiji on Saturday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there was no immediate tsunami warning.

Jan 14, 2017, 12:12 PM IST

India pulls out of regional conference in Pakistan: Report

India had earlier in November boycotted the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) that was to be held in Islamabad.

Dec 20, 2016, 13:07 PM IST

'Save us' as you did in World War II: Fiji to US on climate

Fiji urged the United States on Friday to "save" the world from climate change as it had helped to win World War II.

Nov 19, 2016, 00:38 AM IST

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.

Aug 24, 2016, 14:20 PM IST

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.

Aug 12, 2016, 04:49 AM IST

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.

Jul 05, 2016, 08:57 AM IST

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.

Jul 04, 2016, 09:20 AM IST

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.

May 27, 2016, 12:21 PM IST

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.

Apr 07, 2016, 09:53 AM IST

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.

Apr 06, 2016, 11:20 AM IST

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.

Feb 25, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

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.

Feb 25, 2016, 10:13 AM IST