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  • Ministry rejects claims of hospital delays after man dies following nurse’s assessment
    Editor’s note: We’re out, but not for long. is temporarily down. As a result our news service is temporarily switching back to The outage has been caused by server maintenance at Hostgator. We will resume…
    - 4 Mar 17, 1:57am -
  • Minister’s future in doubt as PM considers replacement in wake of no confidence vote
    Editor’s note: We’re out, but not for long. is temporarily down. As a result our news service is temporarily switching back to The outage has been caused by server maintenance at Hostgator. We will resume…
    - 4 Mar 17, 1:23am -
  • Wallabies lock Vickerman dies aged 37
    The Australian rugby community has been rocked by the sudden passing 63-Test lock Dan Vickerman, at just 37. South-African born Vickerman, who last played for the Wallabies at the 2011 Rugby World Cup, was found in his family home overnight, with fri…
    - 19 Feb 17, 7:26pm -
  • Three Tongans arrested in Sydney after immigration raid
    Three Tongans were arrested this morning in Merrylands, Western Sydney following an immigration enforcement raid. One of the trio was later released while the other two were still in detention. They were arrested while sleeping in a garage. A man at…
    - 14 Feb 17, 6:15pm -

Bing News Tonga

Tonga Government Portal

  • Australian High Commissioner launches 16 days of activism
    23rd November, 2017 A two-day training on Gender Based Violence (GBV) in Emergencies for district and town officers held at Tanoa International Dateline Hotel this morning, marked the Official Annual Launching of the 16 Days of Activism Calendar 20…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Nov 17, 7:51pm -
  • PEC Fund to boost socio- economic and livelihood of remote communities
    21st November 2017 The Pacific Environment Community Fund Project (PEC Fund) under the Department of Energy - MEIDECC, is currently installing solar water pumps and solar freezers in Ha’apai and Vava’u.Aimed to boost socio- economic and livelih…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:37pm -
  • Police concerns following incident last Saturday
    21st November, 2017 Following the celebration of the Mate Ma’a Tonga win over Lebanon on Saturday 18th November 2018, a 30 year-old woman was one of 4 passengers sitting on the fence of a van who sustained injury, when a group of men at Pea threw…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:34pm -
  • PCREEE Seminar on Energy Efficiency in Buildings
    21st November, 2017 The words of former US Energy Secretary in the Obama Administration were echoed again at the recent Energy Efficiency Seminar. Specifically, in noting the potential for “Energy Efficiency (EE), Steven Chu stated it is not just…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:26pm -
  • Commonwealth Observer Group congratulated Tonga on a peaceful election
    20th November 2017 The Chair of the Commonwealth Observer Group Hon. Margaret Wilson DNZM congratulated Tonga for participating peacefully, and for turning out in numbers to decide their leaders.Hon Margaret said in a press conference at Tanoa Inte…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Nov 17, 6:17pm -
  • Sea Fakataimi ‘o e Fale Alea ‘o Tongá
    20 Novema 2017 Kuo fakanofo ‘e He’ene ‘Afió Tupou VI ‘a Rt. Hon. Lord Tangi ko e Sea Fakataimi ‘o e Fale Alea ‘o Tongá, ‘o kamata lau ia mei he ‘ahó ni, ‘aho Falaite 17 ‘o Nōvema 2017. Na’e fakanofo ‘a e Sea Fakataimi ‘o…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Nov 17, 4:57pm -

Yahoo News Tonga

  • Rugby League - Tonga helps Dragons rout Widnes
    - Willie Tonga helped inspire Catalans Dragons to a 32-16 victory over Widnes Vikings on Monday to complete a fine Easter for the Super League outfit. The Dragons stormed to three tries inside 12 minutes and former Australian Test centre Tonga scored…
    - 6 Apr 15, 12:48pm -
  • Canadian hooker calls it quits as impact of international rugby takes its toll
    Ryan Hamilton's Rugby World Cup debut came a little sooner than expected. The West Vancouver hooker was on the Canadian bench in Whangarei, New Zealand, on Sept. 14, 2011, when he saw good friend and captain Pat Riordan in a bad state against Tonga.…
    - 3 Apr 15, 2:35pm -
  • Strong quakes hit off South Pacific nations of Tonga, Samoa
    SYDNEY (AP) — A pair of strong earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa on Monday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage and no tsunami warning was issued.
    - 30 Mar 15, 4:24am -
  • Strong quakes strike off South Pacific islands - USGS
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A series of strong earthquakes struck off the neighbouring South Pacific Ocean states of Samoa and Tonga on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, just hours after a major tremor rattled Papua New Guinea to the west. A…
    - 30 Mar 15, 3:30am -
  • Kiwi scientists work to better Tongan fisheries
    Kiwi scientists are helping Tonga make the most of its commercial fisheries.
    - 24 Mar 15, 6:36pm -
  • NZ helps Tongan deep water fisheries development
    Fisheries scientists from NIWA are in Tonga this week to launch a programme to help the Pacific island nation maximise the economic benefits of commercial fishing.
    - 23 Mar 15, 5:19pm -

Kaniva News Tonga

  • A man drowns – Touliki public swimming pool closed
    A man said to be at his 30s drowned in a public swimming pool Tuesday 31, December 2013 in Nuku’alofa . Silivenusi Moala was pulled out of the public swimming pool at Touliki. His children were at his side while he was lying dead. Another man who w…
    - 5 Jan 14, 1:40am -
  • A Tongan man dies after car hits tree in BOP
    AUCKLAND: Police have yet to release the identity of the person who died when a car he was driving collided with a tree before bursting into flames in Bay of Plenty this morning. But a cousin told Kaniva News the deceased was Tevita Pasikala who live…
    - 4 Jan 14, 4:05pm -
  • A year to remember in Oceania
    Another busy year has come to an end for the southern hemisphere and in terms of Oceania Rugby there was much to cheer. New Zealand’s Fifteens side led the way with an amazing, perfect season of 14 matches and 14 wins while the national Sevens team…
    - 3 Jan 14, 8:13pm -
  • Extreme flood warning for Tonga
    The threat caused by sea level rises means residents at low-lying islands of Tonga have to get prepared to move if required. Tonga Met Services has today warned that “an extreme high tide advisory remains in force for all Tonga Islands. An extreme…
    - 1 Jan 14, 7:33pm -

Taimi Tonga News

Tonga Daily News

  • Kei ‘aonga nai ngaahi ‘ilo tukufakaholo ki he fakamatala ‘Eaˊ?
    Nuku‘alofa – Tūsite 21 Nōvema 2017, 7:43pm: ‘Oku fononga atu eni ‘a Tonga ni ‘i he faha‘ita‘u ‘oku toe māfana ange ai mo vela ‘a e ‘eaˊ. ‘Oku angamaheni pē foki ‘i he faka‘osinga mo e kamata‘anga ‘o e ta‘uˊ, ‘i…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Nov 17, 11:54pm -
  • Fevahevahe‘aki, konga tokangaekina Falealea ‘o Tonga´
    Nuku‘alofa – Pulelulu 4 ‘Okatopa 2017, 5:20pm: Lolotonga ko ia ‘a e fononga atu ‘a e fonua´ ke a‘u ki he ‘aho mo e taimi kuo kotofa ke fakahoko ai ‘a e Fili Falealea ‘o e 2017 ‘i he ‘aho 16 ko ia ‘o Nōvema, ‘oku kei hokoho…
    - 52 days ago, 3 Oct 17, 10:20pm -
  • Malōlō tangata ta‘u 42 ‘i Tahi
    Nuku‘alofa – Tūsite 3 ‘Okatopa 2017, 5:38pm: Na‘e malōlō ‘i he Tokonaki kuo‘osi´ ha tangata ta‘u 42 ‘i ha konga tahi ofi atu ki ‘Atatā. Ko e mate ko eni´ na‘e līpooti ia ki he Potungāue Polisi´, ‘i he hengihengi Tokonak…
    - 53 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 10:38pm -
  • Senitā Ako fo‘ou Kautaha Soka Tonga´
    Nuku‘alofa – Tūsite 26 Sepitema 2017, 3:55pm: Na‘e lava lelei foki ‘a hono fakahoko ‘a e ngaahi ngāue ki he Senitā Ako fo‘ou ko ia ma‘ae Kautaha Soka ‘a Tonga´ ‘i he Tokonaki kuo‘osi´ ‘a ia ‘oku tu‘u ‘i Loto Tonga. Ko…
    - 60 days ago, 25 Sep 17, 8:59pm -
  • Tō Folofola ‘ene ‘Afio´ ki he Fakataha fakata‘u hono 72 UN
    Nuku‘alofa – Mōnite 25 Sepitema 2017, 4:32pm: Na‘e tō folofola foki ‘a ‘ene ‘Afio´, tama ko Tupou VI ki he Fakataha‘anga hono 72 ‘o e Kautaha ‘a e Ngaahi Pule‘anga Fakatahataha´ ‘i hono fakahoko ‘i Niu ‘Ioke ‘i he uike…
    - 61 days ago, 24 Sep 17, 9:50pm -
  • Mei he Potungaue Polisi
    Nuku’alofa-Falaite 22 Sepitema 2017, 4:40pm: Tauhi tangata ta’u 25 ki he kaiha’a me’a fakale’olahi fakatokanga ‘i ha hoko ha fakatamaki fakaenatula.
    - 64 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 9:39pm -