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Worldwide whitewash?

Worldwide anti-corruption rankings – or first world whitewash? Long-standing questions about the fairness of corruption ratings and rankings from Transparency International surveys


Pacific water woes

Earlier this month the world learnt of the plight of Banabans, who had been living without fresh water for a year according


Who is Henry Puna?

Who is Henry Puna? One vote – and a hundred million, or so, in unaudited assets. Few candidates have as slim a

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No Chinese base for Fiji land

Fears of a Chinese military base at the Kiribati Government land near Savusavu on one of Fiji’s northern provinces have been laid

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USP Council meets today

The University of the South Pacific Council is scheduled to meet again today to discuss the status of Vice Chancellor, Professor Pal