Tag: Fiji

  • Cyclone Keni hits Fiji, 18,000 in evacuation centres

    Cyclone Keni hits Fiji, 18,000 in evacuation centres

    Fiji : More than 18,000 people are still staying at Fiji evacuation centres after tropical cyclone Keni hit the country a day earlier with heavy rain and destructive winds, the National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) said on Wednesday. NDMO said most evacuees will only return to their homes when it is safe, Xinhua news agency…

  • India-Pacific Island nations summit in Jaipur on Aug 21

    India-Pacific Island nations summit in Jaipur on Aug 21

    New Delhi:(IANS) India is to host the second edition of the Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) in Jaipur on August 21, with all 14 countries of the region participating — nine months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a visit to Fiji proposed holding of the second summit in India. Of the 14 nations,…