Letters To The Editors

25th January

Letters to the Editor – Monday, January 25, 2021

Sevens indiscipline Thank you Gareth Baber for sticking to your guns in this brand new year, 2021. Indiscipline in 7s rugby must not allow itself to rear its ugly head, again and again. Older and...

24th January

Letters to the Editor – Sunday, January 24, 2021

Our roads, a national shame When a former PM says: “The state of our roads is a national shame” then that’s a real shame (‘Was the FRA a mistake?’ by former PM Mahendra Chaudhry FT 23/1). He says also “The Ministry of Economy and the FRA Board must take responsibility for the extremely unacceptable state...

23rd January

Letters to the Editor – Saturday, January 23, 2021

Congratulations Julie Many congratulations to Julie Sutherland for winning the letter of the year 2020. Her article on “No ribbons for victims” is well-written and a real story which touches the heart and mind. The sentences, “While I feel some compassion for the loved ones perpetrators of such crimes, I had to get back up...

22nd January

Letters to the Editor – Friday, January 22, 2021

Boost for 7s rugby The road to the Tokyo Olympics gets tougher as top local 7s rugby clubs come head to head at Lawaqa Park for the first round of the FRU Super 7s Series. Pool A is tough with the likes of Tabadamu, Police White and BLK Stallions while Pool B is made up...

21st January

Letters to the Editor – Thursday, January 21, 2021

Prepare for the worse It is now public knowledge that Fiji’s economy is not faring well at this very moment because of a number of reasons. One of the reasons is the COVID-19 pandemic together with a couple of tropical cyclones that struck in 2020 – two of which are STC Harold and STC Yasa....

20th January

Letters to the Editor: Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Building materials In his opinion titled “Just follow the law” (FT 16/1) Adish Naidu makes some very pertinent observations and constructive suggestions about how we could improve the standard of our houses. They should be taken on board by policymakers when developing and implementing disaster risk reduction initiatives. Apart from the issues he has highlighted...

19th January

Letters to the Editor – Tuesday, January, 19, 2021

Animal cruelty I refer to Amrit Singh’s letter on animal cruelty (FT 16/01). It is heartbreaking to read about how your dog has suffered and the extent of his injuries. While this behaviour from humans isn’t condoned, your dog found himself in the wrong place at the wrong time. Many people are living life on...

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