Keyword Results for   'fiji'  
Indian-origin beauty pageant contestants 'too beautiful' for Kiwi judges to judge!  May 20, 10:41 am
Melbourne, May 20 (ANI): A Fiji-born teenager in New Zealand has sought compensation and an apology from the organisers of a beauty pageant, after they declared her the winner but later informed her that she was mistaken for "another Indian girl".
India, Fiji ties developing very well: Khurshid  Feb 12, 7:35 pm
New Delhi, Feb.12 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Wednesday welcomed the Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Fiji Ratu Inoke Kubuabola, and said that the bilateral relations between the two nations have been developing very well in the recent years.
India, Fiji ink three bilateral pacts to boost ties  Feb 12, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, Feb.12, (ANI): India and Fiji on Wednesday signed three agreements to boost bilateral ties between the two countries.
India,Fiji foreign ministers to review bilateral ties tomorrow  Feb 11, 7:15 pm
New Delhi, Feb.11 (ANI): The Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Fiji Ratu Inoke Kubuabola will be meeting External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Wednesday to strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries.
'Junior' Adam Scott sets up Australian Masters final showdown with 'explosive' Vijay Singh  Nov 16, 3:21 pm
Melbourne, Nov 16 (ANI): Australian golf ace Adam Scott will reportedly play the part of 'junior', both from an age standpoint and career accomplishments, in the final pairing on Sunday with Fijian star Vijay Singh in the Australian Masters at the Royal Melbourne golf course.
Vijay Singh 'determined' to return to 'top of his game' after 'difficult year'  Nov 13, 11:48 am
Sydney, Nov 13 (ANI): Fiji's former World No.1 Vijay Singh has said that he feels his game is coming good again after he fell from the world's top 100 this year.
'The Body' Elle Macpherson weds billionaire fiance Jeffrey Soffer in Fiji  Aug 4, 10:34 am
Washington, August 4 (ANI): Elle Macpherson has tied the knot with hotel heir Jeffrey Soffer in Fiji, it has been revealed.
PGA Tour drops 'deer antler spray' case against Vijay Singh  May 1, 10:05 am
Sydney, May 1 (ANI): The PGA Tour has decided to drop the case against Fijian golfer Vijay Singh for using deer antler spray, adding that he no longer faces any sanction.
Lady Thatcher shocked Carr with 'Indian immigrants will take over Oz like Fiji' remarks  Apr 10, 11:02 am
Sydney, Apr. 10 (ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr has recalled an "unabashedly racist" comment about Asian immigration made by former British leader Margaret Thatcher, after she left office.
Fiji issues tsunami warning after Santa Cruz Islands' M-8.0 quake   Feb 6, 10:36 am
Suva, Feb. 6 (Xinhua-ANI): Fiji issued a tsunami warning Wednesday afternoon after a magnitude 8.0 earthquake hit Santa Cruz Islands, urging residents, especially coastal low lying dwellers to take precautionary measures as "we have only one hour left for the first wave to hit our shores."
British Queen's portrait to be removed from all Fijian banknotes, coins   Nov 29, 2:47 pm
Suva, Nov. 29 (Xinhua-ANI): The portrait of British Queen Elizabeth II on all Fijian banknotes and coins will be replaced in 2013 with local flora and fauna signifying in many ways an end of an era, Fiji's central bank said Thursday.
Hillary expected to attend Pacific Island Forum meeting: Media  Aug 23, 3:00 pm
Suva, Aug. 23 (Xinhua-ANI): U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is expected to attend the Pacific Island Forum in Cook Islands next week, local website Fijivillage reported here Thursday.
Fiji President calls on President Mukherjee in Delhi  Aug 7, 4:39 pm
New Delhi, Aug.7 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee received his counterpart from Fiji Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, who is in India on a private visit.
Fiji's former woman diplomat Talakuli passes away   Jun 13, 4:09 pm
Suva (Fiji), June 13 (Xinhua-ANI): Fiji's former woman diplomat Adi Samanunu Cakobau Talakuli has died at the age of 72 after being ill for some time, the local website Fijivillage reported Wednesday.
5.9-magnitude quake hits Fiji region   Jun 7, 4:21 pm
Suva, June 7 (Xinhua-ANI): A 5.9-magnitude earthquake jolted Fiji at 090152 GMT on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
5.9-magnitude quake hits south of the Fiji Islands  May 29, 12:16 pm
Suva (Fiji Islands), May 29 (Xinhua-ANI): An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale jolted south of the Fiji Islands at 03:33:26 GMT, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Bollywood movies to create opportunities for Fiji: Official   May 14, 12:41 pm
Suva (Fiji), May 14 (Xinhua-ANI): The Bollywood movie "3G" will have a multiplying effect for the Fiji economy, something it badly needs at the moment, said Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum on Monday.
Fijian beauty queen loses crown after race and age row  May 13, 12:02 pm
Wellington, May 13 (ANI): A 16-year-old Fiji beauty queen, who was harshly criticised for being too white and not indigenous enough, has been stripped off her title for being underage.
Veena Malik keen on filming Tamil version of 'The Dirty Picture'  May 4, 3:48 pm
Karachi, May 4 (ANI): Pakistani actress Veena Malik, who is currently in Fiji for some work, has revealed that she is keen to return to India to shoot for the Tamil version of 'The Dirty Picture'.
Veena Malik meets Fiji Attorney General  Apr 30, 2:53 pm
Karachi, Apr 30 (ANI): Attorney General of Fiji Aiyaz Sayed Khiayum visited Pakistani actor Veena Malik during her shoot in the country.
Miss World Fiji 2012 slammed for 'not looking native enough'  Apr 27, 3:34 pm
Melbourne, April 27 (ANI): Newly crowned Miss World Fiji 2012 Torika Watters has sparked outrage in the country - initially because she is only 16 and now because she does not look "native" enough.
Flash floods cause havoc in Fijian island   Mar 30, 1:55 pm
Melbourne, Mar.12 (ANI): Flash floods on Friday caused havoc on the Fijian island of Viti Levu.
Oz football club Collingwood fans 'racially abuse' Fijian Eagle star  Sep 11, 3:02 pm
Canberra, Sept 11 (ANI): In yet another case of racial vilification surfacing on Australian football, a small group of Collingwood fans hurled abuse at West Coast ruckman of Fijian origin during their team's 20-point win in the first qualifying final.