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Plea for ‘urgent action’ on climate overshadowed by Trump

The Paris treaty calls for capping global warming at "well under" two degrees celsius, and 1.5 °C if possible.

Still wary of ‘Trump Effect’, UN climate talks open in Bonn

Five months after Trump said he would yank the United States out of the Paris Agreement, leaders tasked with implementing it remained concerned.

Tiny Fiji looks for global impact at Bonn climate talks

​Climate change is real and it has already impacted Fiji — only urgent action is needed, said Fiji's Prime Minister at UN climate talks this week.

Fiji coup leader relinquishes military command

Voreqe Bainimarama's resignation as military leader has been lauded by some as a vital move for the coup-ridden country's move towards democracry.

Talebula the key to Fiji win

Fullback Metuisela Talebula bagged two tries as Fiji turned around a half-time deficit to beat Tonga 29-17 in Pacific Nations Cup match.

Fiji too strong for Kiwis at Hong Kong Sevens

Fiji have won the Hong Kong Sevens in a tight match against New Zealand 35-28 that takes them just two points off top spot in the overall standings.

New Zealand secure lead in Sevens with win over Fiji

A withering burst of 24 unanswered points in five minutes set New Zealand up for a 24-7 win over Fiji in the IRB Sevens World Series on Saturday.

Fiji wins Gold Coast Sevens

Fiji rallied from 12-7 down at halftime to beat reigning world champion New Zealand 26-12 in the final of the Gold Coast Sevens.

Fiji coach facing dismissal after World Cup losses

Fiji plans to advertise for a national rugby coach, likely making Sam Domoni the first head coach to get fired over the team's World Cup performance.

Fiji over disappointment, recharged for Wales

The time for hurting has passed, and smiles are back on Fiji's faces.

Samoa win clash of the Pacific heavyweights

Samoa won the battle of the Pacific juggernauts with a 27-7 victory over Fiji which kept alive their bid for the World Cup quarterfinals on Sunday.

Fiji flanker Waqaniburotu banned for tip tackle

Dominiko Waqaniburotu will miss his country's last two World Cup pool games due to a three-week ban for a dangerous tackle on Bok Patrick Lambie.

Springboks flatten Fiji to climb to top of the log

The Springboks romped to a masterful 49-3 victory over Fiji in their second World Cup group D game on Saturday in Wellington.

Muller on the bench for clash against Fiji

South Africa's second-row forward crisis has been compounded, with flanker Francois Louw replacing injured lock Johann Muller.

We’re taking no chances with the Boks, says Fiji

Fiji says they refuse to be intimidated by SA's lineup for Saturday's World Cup match, and the Boks' list of injured player won't make them complacent

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Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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