Chair Fiji determined to make progress at climate summit

BERLIN (AP) — Fiji says uncertainty over whether the United States will pull out of the Paris Agreement won't stop the rest of the international community from trying to make progress at this year's i...

Bye-bye Fiji: Representative office of Fiji in Taiwan shuttered for good

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After 20 years, the de facto Fijian embassy in Taiwan, The Fiji Trade and Tourism Representative Office, unceremoniously shut its doors for the last time in Taipei on May 10, w...

Holmes, Stanley share lead at Players Championship

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — J.B. Holmes defied conventional wisdom on a most unconventional course, walking anything but the straight and narrow at the TPC Sawgrass until he wound up in a most unli...

UN marks first World Tuna Day with calls to conserve it

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations is marking the first World Tuna Day with calls to conserve one of the globe's most popular fish to be caught and eaten. General Assembly Pres...

Fiji issues $7 note to commemorate Olympic sevens win

SUVA, Fiji (AP) — The government of Fiji is issuing two million $7 banknotes to commemorate the Pacific island nation's gold medal victory in rugby sevens at last year's Rio de Janiero Olympics. ...

Fiji forces Iranian refugee back to Papua New Guinea

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Fiji has outraged rights groups by forcing an Iranian refugee back to Papua New Guinea where he had spent more than three years under Australia's tough asylum seeker policie...

Fijian man found guilty of trying to sell devices to China

SEATTLE (AP) — A jury has found a Fijian man guilty of coming to the U.S. to buy devices used in aircraft, satellites and missiles so he could sell them to China, in violation of the Arms Export Contr...

Fijian on trial for trying to sell China defense devices

SEATTLE (AP) — Two devices that a Fijian man tried to buy in the U.S. to sell to China were designed to be used in space, military and missile applications, a federal prosecutor told a jury during ope...

Australia attempts to extradite IS suspect from Turkey

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia says it is attempting to extradite from Turkey a man suspected of being a high-profile Australian recruiter for the Islamic State movement. The g...

England dispatch Fiji by record 58-15 at Twickenham

LONDON (AP) — England ended up taking care of Fiji on and off the field at Twickenham in a record 58-15 rugby win on Saturday. The result and England's 12th successive win were in th...

Vunipola, Daly passed fit to start for England vs Fiji

LONDON (AP) — No. 8 Billy Vunipola and center Elliot Daly have been passed fit to start for England in the rugby test against Fiji at Twickenham on Saturday, while Fijian-born winger Semesa Rokoduguni...

England delay naming team, Fiji has 'fire in their bellies'

LONDON (AP) — England wouldn't elaborate about what was wrong with loose forwards Billy Vunipola and Nathan Hughes and center Elliot Daly on Thursday in delaying naming its lineup to play Fiji. ...

Fiji to join Australia's National Rugby Championship in 2017

SYDNEY (AP) — A Fiji team will join Australia's National Rugby Championship in 2017, laying the platform for a potential future push for a Pacific island team in Super Rugby. Fiji pr...

Storm moves into 1st place in NRL with win over Newcastle

SYDNEY (AP) -- Melbourne Storm moved level with Cronulla on points and into first place on score differential in the National Rugby League with a 20-16 win over Newcastle on Sunday, handing the Knight...

Code-hopper Hayne playing for Fiji in London 7s

LONDON (AP) -- Former rugby league and NFL player Jarryd Hayne has been drafted by a Fiji squad looking to confirm a second straight rugby sevens world series triumph at Twickenham this weekend.Fiji c...