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  • An aeroplane flies past the sun as it goes into a partial solar eclipse in Singapore. Picture: Reuters/Edgar Su
  • For a few minutes, everyone in North America is being united in a solitary, awe-inspiring event: A total eclipse of the sun. Picture: waow.com
  • Participants enjoy refreshments. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Varoka Tavarau Youth and Baal Sanstha representative. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Lautoka Sanatan Youths at the Workshop. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Lekima Qio with Fiona Pirie. Picture: BALJEET SINGH
  • Fans enjoy few beers at the Fiji International Golf at Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course. Picture: BALJEET SINGH
  • Staffs of InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa during the opening. Picture: BALJEET SINGH
  • Gailesh Narayan (left) with Avinesh Sharma, Vijay Singh and Nitulesh Mali during the opening. Picture: BALJEET SINGH
  • 16 year old Simran Dutt is suffering from a congenital malformation as is pleading for support. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • 16 year old Simran Dutt (left)  is suffering from a congenital malformation as is pleading for support. She is pictured here with her mother Sarita Kumari. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • 16 year old Simran Dutt (centre)  is suffering from a congenital malformation as is pleading for support. She is pictured here with her mother Sarita Kumari (right) and aunt Geeta Lata. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Fiji Times Editor in Chief Fred Wesley (left) and Chief of Staff Avinesh Gopal watch on as senior jounalist Manasa Kalouniviti carry out an interview with the RFMF Commander Viliame Naupoto during the RFMF band 100th anniversary at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Suva last week. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • The Fiji Police Force band performing during the 100th year celebration of the RFMF Band at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Nabua, Suva. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • RFMF Commander Rear-Admiral Viliame Naupoto (second from left) with Lui Naisara, WAF CEO Opetaia Ravai, Sanaila Seru, Aseri Rokoura and Ben Nalivaliva at the RFMF Band centennial celebrations last week. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • RFMF Band members entertaining guests during their celebrations at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Suva last week. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Mr and Mrs Naliva and Mr and Mrs Rokouro at the 100th anniversary of the RFMF at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Suva last week. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Guests at the launch of the RFMF Band 100th anniversary (L-R) Una Nagera, Litia Nation, Folau Logavatu, Lorna and Ela Waqanivavalagi. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Fans at the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Parents and Fans at the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Rewa?s Matai Tokota fouls on Ba?s Ilaisa Gucake during the U12 match at the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Seaqaqa?s U12 and U14 Team at the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Ba?s Nobil Begg in action against Navua in the U14 division during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Ba?s Nobil Begg controls the ball against Navua?s Samir Hussain in the U14 division during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Nadroga U14 Soccer Team in action during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Nadroga?sTashprit Raju clears the ball from Tailevu?s Uraia in the U14 division during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Rakiraki and Seaqaqa battle it out in the U14 division during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Seaqaqa?s Emori Ceretawaca tries to block the shot from Rakiraki?s Sekove Yaquru in the U14 division during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Seaqaqa?s Abharam Watkins goes on attack against Rakiraki in the U14 division during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Seaqaqa meets Rakiraki in the U14 division during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Lautoka?s U14 player Sailosi Nagatalevu goes on attack against Suva during the Vodafone Fiji Primary Schools Football Championship in Nadi. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Turaga na Tui Nabou Semi Matalau gives Ratu Timoci Tavanavanua and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama a tour of the Natogadravu Subdivision, Nuku Tailevu yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Ratu Timoci Tavanavanua and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama a tour the Natogadravu Subdivision, Nuku Tailevu yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama officiates in the opening of the  Natogadravu Subdivision in Nuku Tailevu yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama officiates in the opening of  the Natogadravu Subdivision in Nuku Tailevu yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Turaga na Tui Nabou Semi Matalau gives Ratu Timoci Tavanavanua and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama a tour of the Natogadravu Subdivision, Nuku Tailevu yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Australia?s Ambassador for the Environment, Mr Patrick Suckling giving an update on Australia?s action on commitments under the Paris Agreement as well as Australia?s ongoing support to climate change adaptation and mitigation in the region during a press conference in Suva yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • 16 year old Simran Dutt (centre)  is suffering from a congenital malformation as is pleading for support. She is pictured here with her mother Sarita Kumari (right) and aunt Geeta Lata. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Methodist Church of Fiji general secretary Epineri Vakadewavosa (left) and president Tevita Nawadra chair deliberations at their annual conference at the Centenary Church in Suva yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Vodafone Festival of the Friendly North contestants with residents of the Babasiga Ashram yesterday. Picture SERAFINA SILAITOGA
  • Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama officiates in the opening of  the Natogadravu Subdivision in Nuku Tailevu yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Attorney - General and Minister for Economy, Hon. Aiyaz Sayed -Khaiyum holding job evaluation consultation to teachers of Suva, Lami and Navua at Jai Narayan College yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Members of the Republic of the Fiji Military Forces Band performing as fireworks lighten up the skies during the 100th year celebration of the RFMF Band at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Nabua, Suva last night. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama. Picture: FILE
  • Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama. Picture: FILE
  • Church members of the Makoi and Vunidakua circuits of the Methodist Church pose for a photo in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Makoi circuit members of the Methodist Church tuck into lunch at the Centenary Church in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Makoi circuit members of the Methodist Church tuck into lunch at the Centenary Church in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Looking smart in their designer dresses are these women from the Vunidakua circuit of the Methodist Church. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Women of the Makoi Methodist church circuit giving out lunch packs in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Koroi Cabebula (right) and his fellow Vunidakua circuit members giving out lunch packs at the Methodist Conference in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Methodist Church reverends during a break at their annual conference meeting in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Church members of the Methodist Church at their conference at the Centenary Church in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Wives of Methodist church reverends catch up at their annual conference in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Church members of the Methodist Church at their conference at the Centenary Church in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU
  • Chow time at the Lelean U16 rugby team 'vakacirisalusalu' last week. Picture: Supplied
  • Members of the Lelean U16 rugby team tuck into dinner during their 'vakacirisalusalu' last week. Picture: Supplied
  • The Lelean U16 team at their 'vakacirisaliusalu' last week. Picture: Supplied
  • Members of the Lelean U16 rugby team at their 'vakacirisalusalu' last week. Picture: Supplied
  • Members of the Lelean U16 rugby team tuck into dinner during their 'vakacirisalusalu' last week. Picture: Supplied
  • Sugar Cane trucks line up at the Lautoka Mill. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Sugar Cane trucks line up at the Lautoka Mill. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Shiv temple manager Veena Narayan (right) holding the rope to Lord Krishna's cradle joined by the other deevotees celebrating Krishna Janmashtami at the Shiv temple in Samabula. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Renuka Ram with her sons Pranav and Aryan celebrating Krishna Janmashtami at the Shiv temple in Samabula. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Deevotees celebrating Krishna Janmashtami at the Shiv temple in Samabula. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Muniamma Tressa with Pranav Ram celebrating Krishna Janmashtami at the Shiv temple in Samabula. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Members of the Kings House Napier Church in front of the Moto church that they funded. Picture SUPPLIED
  • The Kings House Full Gospel Tabernacle Church Moto with the Napier church members. Picture SUPPLIED
  • The King's House Full Gospel Tabernacle Moto Church. Picture SUPPLIED
  • There are alot of cars so definitely the roads needs to be improved and we need more roads. We also need more workers to work om our roads specifically at night when theres less traffic. JOSEFA SISIWA Davuilevu
  • The staff of Vodafone Fiji enjoying morning team after hosting the Hibiscus Festival Queens and Kings. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Hibiscus festival queens Miss Formscaff Shayal Kumar, Miss Samsung Priscilla Ram and Miss Cure Kids Buli Wainiqolo with the staff of Vodafone. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Miss FBC News Ro Anaseini Yabakivou and Miss Telecom Fiji Candace Veramu at the morning tea hosted by the staff of Vodafone Fiji. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • The staff of Vodafone Fiji who hosted the Hibiscus Festival queens and kings to morning tea last week. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Miss Fiji Society for the Blind Arti Chand, Miss RecruitmentFiji.com Serenia Raura and Miss APCO Shivani Lal at the morning tea last Friday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • The Vodafone Hibiscus princes and princesses who were also hosted to a morning tea at the Vodafone Fiji HQ in Suva last week. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Alison Burchell and Wainikiti Bogidrau during the Fiji Open International launch. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Gavin Kirkman, Aiyaz Sayed- Khaiyum , Justin Marshall and Basil Scaffidi during the Fiji Open Golf launch at the the GPH. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Justin Marshall and Gareth Baber during the Fiji Open Golf launch at the the GPH. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Rako provided entertainment during the launch of the Fiji Open Golf tournament. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Savirio Raiqisa, Apisalome Bogidrau, Viliame Baravi, Veramu Dikidikilati and Lekima Vereyali at Borron House. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Fiji Rugby u20 strike a pose after prenting their itatau. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • FRU ceo John O'connor and President Jioji Konrote share a moment during the Fiji Rugby u20 itatau. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Julian Toganivalu and Bill Gadolo during the Fiji U20 itautau. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Afa Rusivakula and other players sweat it out during the Fiji Pearls extended squad training session at the Vodafone Arena in Suva on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU
  • Laisani Waqa and other players sweat it out during the Fiji Pearls extended squad training session at the Vodafone Arena in Suva on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU
  • Laisani Waqa gets ready to receive a pass from a teammate during the Fiji Pearls extended squad training session at the Vodafone Arena in Suva on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU
  • This sign along King's road needs to be fixed. Picture: RAMA.
  • A letter from this road sign along King's road is missing. Picture: RAMA.
  • Livai Lino is escorted by a police officer after the sentencing at the High Court in Suva on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU
  • Livai Lino is escorted by a police officer after the sentencing at the High Court in Suva on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU
  • Police officers unload the body of a fisherman from a fiberglass boat at Lautoka Wharf yesterday. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Police officers and bystanders unload the body of the fisherman from a fiberglass boat at Lautoka Wharf yesterday. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • Police officers and bystanders unload the body of the fisherman from a fiberglass boat at Lautoka Wharf yesterday. Picture: REINAL CHAND
  • The upturned wreck lies in the field where it came down. Picture: FT FILE
  • The mangled wreck of the Heron with a Nadi Airport fire tender in the background. Picture: FT FILE
  • The crushed roof section of the aircraft lies on the ground, cordoned off, as in the background a policeman tries to clear the area of spectators. Picture: FT FILE
  • The upside-down tail half of the plane, surronded by debris flung from the aircraft on impact. Picture: FT FILE
  • Bloodstained seats, a propellor blade and upturned wheels are set against the mountains at the scene of the accident. Picture: FT FILE
  • The front page of December 28, 1986 shows the airplane crashed in Nadi. It's wheel pointing to the sky, the Sunflower Airlines Heron lies mangled in a filed a kilometer short of the Nadi Airport runway. visible in the background is the airport, into which the plane was making its final approach. Picture: FT FILE
  • The tail section of the Sunflower Heron lies in a field near Nadi Airport. The plane crashed, killing 11 of the 14 people abroad, as it was on its approach to land at the airport on Saturday afternoon. Picture: FT FILE
  • Anitioki Organice Virgin Coconut Oil factory manager Seli Scutts (third from right) with her staff Railala Saurara, Isikeli Daveta, Epineri Tikomaitamavua, David Scutts and Esekia Rpgpcinamasu inside  thel factory after it was officially opened by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Anitioki Organice Virgin Coconut Oil factory manager Seli Scutts (left) with her staff Railala Saurara, Isikeli Daveta, Epineri Tikomaitamavua, David Scutts and Esekia Rpgpcinamasu outside  their Anitioki OrganicVirgin Coconut Oil factory ofter it was officially opened by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Anitioki Organice Virgin Coconut Oil factory manager Seli Scutts (right) explaining the details of her project to PM Voreqe Bainimarama who officially opened the factory in Daku, Tailevu yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Anitioki Organice Virgin Coconut Oil factory manager Seli Scutts (right) explaining the details of her project to PM Voreqe Bainimarama who officially opened the factory in Daku, Tailevu yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Sailasa Yalodei and Tusoro Navavalagi (right) presenting a gift to Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama after the official opening of the Anitioki Organice Virgin Coconut Oil factory yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama being greeted by the women of Anitioki in Tailevu during his visit to officially open the Anitioki Organice Virgin Coconut Oil factory yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA
  • Attorney - General and Minister for Economy, Hon. Aiyaz Sayed -Khaiyum holding job evaluation consultation to teachers of Suva, Lami and Navua at Jai Narayan College yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI
  • Attorney - General and Minister for Economy, Hon. Aiyaz Sayed -Khaiyum holding job evaluation consultation to teachers of Suva, Lami and Navua at Jai Narayan College yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI