Subscribers Login

To read the most recent news in Palau LOGIN AS SUBSCRIBER to Island Times and get updated to Palau's local news and current affairs.

Palau's Weather Forecast

Mostly Cloudy
89°F, Windchill: 89°F
Wind: 7 mph W
Humidity: 70%
Visibility: 0 mi
pressure: 29.91 in steady
Sunrise: 5:50 am
Sunset: 6:00 pm
Scattered Thunderstorms
Hi: 83°F, Low: 79°F
Hi: 83°F, Low: 79°F
Hi: 83°F, Low: 78°F
Scattered Thunderstorms
Hi: 82°F, Low: 78°F
PM Thunderstorms
Hi: 82°F, Low: 79°F

Entertaiment News

The truth about slavery
18/09/2014 | Administrator

Throughout history an estimated 200 million people were enslaved. For more than 1000 years, Arab traders transported small groups of African slaves; the first record dates to the 7th century.

The major [ ... ]

High jink
18/09/2014 | Administrator

What would happen if tarantulas were as big as horses?
If one bit you, you could ride it to hospital!
Why are spiders good swimmers?
They have webbed feet!
How do you spot a modern spider?
He doesn†[ ... ]

Last wish
18/09/2014 | Administrator

A husband asks his very ill wife at the hospital:
- Tell me what is your last wish?
- Nothing more, I just want to check my status on Facebook.
Operating system
A client calls to hotline of internet s [ ... ]

Other Articles

    Palau Current News

    Court lifts TRO, denies Motion for PI in Ngarchelong election case
    19/09/2014 | Administrator
    article thumbnail

    Incumbent Ngarchelong State Governor Browny Salvador won a great legal victory after the   Palau Supreme Court denied the Motion for Preliminary Injunction filed by defeated Ngarchelong gubernator [ ... ]

    Famous PI actress in Palau
    19/09/2014 | Administrator

    A well-known movie actress from the Philippines is in Palau for a visit and diving excursion.
    Edda Giselle Rosetta Nuñez Clarette, better known by her screen name Julia Clarette, was spotted in severa [ ... ]

    New airline company serving Palau
    19/09/2014 | Administrator

    Dynamic Airways started flying the Palau-HK route on Sept. 16

    A new airline company is serving the Palau-Hong Kong (HK) air route.

    The US-based Dynamic Airways made its inaugural flight from Hong Kong t [ ... ]

    Court dismisses charges against ATT defendants
    19/09/2014 | Administrator

    The Palau Supreme Court has dismissed all the charges against the defendants in the celebrated ATT case.
    Associate Justice Ashby Pate, on August 21, 2014, dismissed the ATT case on the request of the G [ ... ]

    Other Articles

    Sports News

    Sports events lined up for 20th Independence Day
    18/09/2014 | Peter Erick Magbanua

    Various sports events have been lined up for the 20th celebration of Palau’s Independence Day. The Independence Day Softball tournament will open on September 26 at the Meyuns Softball Field. The  [ ... ]

    Neco, Dragons score wins in GBL
    18/09/2014 | Peter Erick Magbanua

    Teams Neco and Palau Royal Resort (PRR) Dragons secured contrasting victories over respective foes, Tuesday in the ongoing 2014 season of the Rudimch Enterprise Government/Business League at the Palau [ ... ]

    Other Articles

    Regional News

    Australian leader warns of planned attack
    19/09/2014 | Administrator

    SYDNEY (AP) — Counterterrorism raids in Sydney on Thursday were sparked by security intelligence that the Islamic State movement was planning a public killing as a demonstration of its reach, the pr [ ... ]

    China's President Xi seeks to reset ties in India
    19/09/2014 | Administrator

    China's President Xi Jinping will hold talks with Indian leaders in New Delhi on Thursday on a rare visit likely to yield a sharp rise in investment as Beijing seeks to reset ties with its western nei [ ... ]

    Other Articles

      World News

      Texas executes woman convicted of starving nine-year-old
      18/09/2014 | Administrator

      (Reuters)--  A woman convicted of the 2004 starving death of a 9-year-old boy was executed on Wednesday by lethal injection at a Texas state prison, authorities said.

      Lisa Ann Coleman, 38, was pronoun [ ... ]

      15 Syrian children die after getting vaccinations
      18/09/2014 | Administrator

      BEIRUT (AP) — At least 15 children died after receiving vaccinations in rebel-held parts of northwestern Syria, while the death toll from two days of government airstrikes on a central city climbed  [ ... ]

      Other Articles