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Canadian citizen charged for being in possession of cocaine worth $31m

A CANADIAN citizen will be produced at the Nasinu Magistrates Court today after he was allegedly found with more than 30 bars of cocaine. Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said the raid was conducted at the...

17th February

Bangladesh slum fire kills at least eight

CHITTAGONG, Bangladesh (Reuters) – A fire gutted more than 200 slum houses in the Bangladeshi port of Chittagong on Sunday, killing at least eight people and injuring more than 50, police and fire fighters said. A fire official said the fire may have been caused by a short circuit. Bangladesh is an impoverished country where...

15th February

Classrooms on fire as firefighters attend to school fire

FIREFIGHTERS are attending to a blaze that destroyed about four classrooms at Vuci Methodist Primary School this evening. More than 10 firefighters and two trucks tried to douse the raging flames that severely threatened the neighbouring Eadys Store along Vuci Road, just minutes outside Nausori town. For a good seven to 10 minutes, the firefighters...

13th February

Missing person: Information appeal to locate Ajita

A 36-YEAR-OLD woman was reported missing at the Nausori Police Station at the beginning of this month. Police confirmed in a police statement that Ajita Singh was reported missing after she left home on February 1, 2019 and has not returned home since. “Mrs Singh was reported missing by her husband when she left home...

$14k missing from restaurant safe; robbery suspect in custody

A MAN was arrested yesterday afternoon at Komave settlement for his alleged involvement in a robbery at a restaurant located at the Damodar City Complex in Laucala Bay. Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said more than $800 in cash believed to have been stolen from the restaurant was found in his a possession. “The robbery allegedly occurred sometimes...

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