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Stories with place: Fiji
  • Retired Roman Catholic archbishop dies in Rhode Island 
    Updated: Sep-01-15 2:55 pm

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The Rev. George H. Pearce, a former bishop-in-residence of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence and an archbishop emeritus of Suva in Fiji, has died. He was 94.

  • Fiji arrests 63 people accused of inciting political unrest 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 2:04 am

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Dozens of people have been arrested in Fiji after authorities said they were trying to incite political upheaval or violence, saying some were involved with a paramilitary-style training group while others were attempting to set up a sovereign Christian state.