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  • Sport: Tonga urged to work together in Pacific Games prep - Radio New Zealand
    Radio New ZealandSport: Tonga urged to work together in Pacific Games prepRadio New Zealand"Yes, I'm sure Tonga will be ready once all the three organsations work together. That is government, with the obligation of creating and building all the faci…
    - 2 days ago, 12 Feb 16, 4:38pm -
  • New Australian High Commissioner for Tonga - Matangi Tonga
    New Australian High Commissioner for TongaMatangi Tonga“I look forward to building on Tonga and Australia's close and broad partnership,” said Mr Ford, in a statement today. Mr Ford works in Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, wh…
    - 3 days ago, 11 Feb 16, 6:56pm -
  • Queensland woman caught Zika virus while visiting Tonga - Courier Mail
    Courier MailQueensland woman caught Zika virus while visiting TongaCourier MailA PREGNANT woman who became the third confirmed case of Zika virus in southeast Queensland this year contracted the illness in Tonga. It is believed the Pacific Islander w…
    - 3 days ago, 11 Feb 16, 3:52am -
  • High chance of cyclone forming up to mid-March, says Tonga Met - Matangi Tonga
    Radio New ZealandHigh chance of cyclone forming up to mid-March, says Tonga MetMatangi TongaThere is a high chance of another cyclone forming up to the second week of March this year, even though Tonga has already experienced three cyclones this seas…
    - 4 days ago, 10 Feb 16, 5:33pm -
  • New TV show to promote healthier lifestyles in Tonga - Matangi Tonga
    New TV show to promote healthier lifestyles in TongaMatangi TongaTonga Mo'ui Lelei, a new TV show promoting healthy lifestyle choices for Tongans to combat non-communicable diseases (NCDs) responsible for lowering life expectancy in Tonga and will st…
    - 4 days ago, 10 Feb 16, 5:33pm -
  • NZ looking at Tonga zika support - Radio New Zealand
    Radio New ZealandNZ looking at Tonga zika supportRadio New ZealandTongan authorities have confirmed two people there have contracted the mosquito-borne virus, and at least another 250 are suspected of having it. The Australian government has pledged…
    - 6 days ago, 8 Feb 16, 5:28pm -

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  • newKing opens modern multi-million retirement fund building
    In image: The architectural model of the new building. Photo/Retirement Fund Board (Facebook) A new multi-million-dollar  retirement fund building was officially opened by His Majesty King Tupou VI on Friday 12. The $8.1 million pa’anga three stor…
    - 8 hours ago, 14 Feb 16, 1:51am -
  • newTongan woman receives Greg Urwin award 2016
    Tongan woman Adi Talanaivini Mafi, 25,  has been announced as one of the recipients of an Australian government and Pacific Islands Forum Secreatariat funded Pacific Leadership Program in honour of the former Secretary General of PIFS, the late Mr.…
    - 10 hours ago, 13 Feb 16, 11:54pm -
  • newCardinal Mafi wants to rebuild Catholic primary school system, but money a problem
    Cardinal Mafi of the Catholic Diocese of Tonga and Niue said he had a vision the church could revive its primary school education in Tonga as the church celebrates 151 years since the beginning of Catholic education in the kingdom. However, the Cardi…
    - 15 hours ago, 13 Feb 16, 6:17pm -
  • High chance severe Cyclone Winston heads towards Tonga
    Tropical Cyclone Winston which formed early Wednesday at west-northwest of Suva, Fiji was on its way to the north of New Zealand this afternoon when it made an almost U-turn and on its current track it could strike Tonga. WeatherWatch New Zealand sai…
    - 1 day ago, 13 Feb 16, 1:05am -

Bing News Tonga

  • newCases Of Zika Infection Through Blood Transfusion In Brazil
    Tonga and Cape Verde. So far, county mosquito control officials say their Zika response has followed protocols for other Aedes aegypti-related outbreaks: Tipping and tossing anything holding even small amounts of water, since the mosquitoes live larg…
    - 8 hours ago, 14 Feb 16, 1:17am -
  • newCruising the kingdom: searching for paradise in Tonga
    For some sailors the Kingdom of Tonga is just a stop on the coconut milk run; another country to check off the list and a spot to provision in the rush across the great Pacific Ocean in one frenzied season. But for a lot of Kiwi and Aussie boats, and…
    - 12 hours ago, 13 Feb 16, 10:09pm -
  • newTropical Cyclone Winston targets Tonga
    Some parts of Tonga are likely to see 150mm to 200mm of rain by the middle of the week [Al Jazeera] Tropical Cyclone Winston continues to gain strength as it meanders towards Tonga. Meanwhile, a final warning was issued for Tropical Cyclone Tatiana a…
    - 13 hours ago, 13 Feb 16, 8:48pm -
  • newFrom symptoms to health complications, why Zika virus is causing alarm
    Tonga, Vanuatu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Venezuela, according to the WHO. (http://bit.ly/1SxYwub) What is the history of the Zika virus? The Zika virus is found in tropical locales with large mosquito populations. Outbreaks of Zika virus disease have bee…
    - 13 hours ago, 13 Feb 16, 8:46pm -
  • newPWINSIDERXTRA LIVE COVERAGE OF NJPW “NEW BEGINNING: NIIGATA” - GLOBAL BASH HEEL VS. BULLET CLUB
    Match #5 - NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Title Match Bullet Club (Bad Luck Fale, Toma Tonga & Yujiro Takahashi) (Champions) vs. Toru Yano & The Briscoe Brothers (Mark & Jay) This bout starts off with an out all brawl between all six competitors t…
    - 14 hours ago, 13 Feb 16, 7:45pm -
  • Tribal Zambian Watchdog Defends ZNFU Chief For Being Tonga
    As if what they are getting from corrupt businessman Rajan Mathani is not enough, the Zambian Watchdog editors have now assumed the role of defence counsel for the embattled Zambia National Farmers Union Chief Executive Officer Ndambo Ndambo over ...
    - 2 days ago, 12 Feb 16, 12:33pm -

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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 -

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Tonga Daily News

  • Folau PM ki PNG alea‘i ha tokoni fakapa‘anga ki he Sipoti 2019
    Nuku‘alofa – Falaite 15 Sanuali 2016 2.54pm, (FM87.5): Na’e me’a atu ‘a e ‘Eiki Palemia (PM) ‘o Tongaˊ, ‘Akilisi Pohiva ‘i he ‘aho ni ki Papua Niukini (PNG) ke fai ha talanoa ki ha tokoni fakapa’anga ki he teuteu ‘a Tonga ni…
    - 31 days ago, 14 Jan 16, 7:02pm -
  • Tuku atu ‘aho ni ola sivi foomu 5, 6, mo e 7
    Nuku‘alofa – Falaite 15 Sanuali 2016 11.47am, (FM87.5): ‘E tuku atu ‘a e ola ‘o e sivi e fanau ako foomu 5, 6 mo e 7 ‘i he ‘aho ni ki honau ngaahi ‘apiako takitaha. Ko e sivi ‘a e foomu 7, na’e ‘osi tuku atu pe ‘a e ola fakaan…
    - 31 days ago, 14 Jan 16, 4:03pm -
  • Mahu‘inga hono pukepuke ‘ulungaanga fakafonuaˊ
    Nuku‘alofa – Tu‘apulelulu 14 Sanuali 2016 4.38pm, (FM87.5): ‘I he vakai ki he va‘a ngaue ki he anga fakafonuaˊ ‘a ia ‘oku ‘i he malumalu ‘a e Potungaue Fakalotofonuaˊ, na‘e fakaha ai ‘e he ‘Eiki Minisita ‘a e Potungaueˊ,…
    - 32 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 9:04pm -
  • Muimui‘i alelea faingamalie ngaue makehe mei he toliˊ ki ‘Aositelelia
    Nuku‘alofa – Tu‘apulelulu 14 Sanuali 2016 2.23pm, (FM87.5): ‘Oku fai ‘a e tokanga ki hono muimui‘i ‘a e talatalanoa pe ko e aleelea eni ki he hokohoko atu ‘a hono tuku atu ki tu‘apule‘anga tautautefito pe ki ‘Aositelelia ha kau…
    - 32 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 7:25pm -
  • 1.3 miliona ‘inasi foaki TAL ki he pule‘angaˊ
    Nuku‘alofa – Tu‘apulelulu 14 Sanuali 2016 3.14pm, (FM87.5): Kuo foaki ‘e he kautaha ‘a mala‘evakapunaˊ pe Tonga Airports Limited (TAL) ‘a ‘enau ‘inasi fakafoki ki he pule‘angaˊ pe dividend ko e $1.3 miliona. Ko e ‘inasi foki e…
    - 32 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 7:19pm -
  • Kamata ta‘u ni fokotu‘u ‘uhila ongo Niuaˊ
    Nuku‘alofa -Pulelulu 13 Sanuali 2016 4.14pm, (FM87.5): ‘E kamata ‘i he ta‘u ni ‘a e ngaue ki hono fokotu‘u ‘a e maama ‘uhila ‘i he ongo Niuaˊ ‘a ia ko e maama sola eni ‘i he tokoni mei he Pangike Fakalakalaka ‘o ‘Esiaˊ pe…
    - 33 days ago, 12 Jan 16, 8:16pm -