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New resting place for Tongan heroes’ ashes

New resting place for Tongan heroes’ ashes

A two-day formal exhumation service in Ha’apai last week honoured two Tongan heroes who helped establish Christianity and formal education in Tonga. The ashes of the Rev Tevita…

World leaders call to unite and fight against ebola

World leaders call to unite and fight against ebola

The G20 leaders had made a clear signal to the global community that we must now unite, and in partnership muster all available resources to fight Ebola at…

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Government launches online registration of companies

Government launches online registration of companies

The Tongan government has announced it would launch its new online registry system for the…

Tonga Police open new garage and workshop

Tonga Police open new garage and workshop

The Tongan Police have opened a new garage and workshop on Wednesday at Longlongo Police…

India sends more assistance to Tonga and the Pacific

India sends more assistance to Tonga and the Pacific

India will continue to share expertise and experience in areas of IT, healthcare and agriculture,…

A case of typhoid confirmed in Tongatapu

A case of typhoid confirmed in Tongatapu

Tonga’s Ministry of Health has yesterday announced  a number of restrictions after a case of…

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Three Tongans for All Blacks Scotland test

Three Tongans for All Blacks Scotland test

Three Tongans join the playing team for the All Black’s test against Scotland at Murrayfield, Edinburgh on Saturday. Charles Piutau will play number 11 while Malakai Fekitoa returns…

Tonga Health ministry vows to improve service after patients complain for waiting long hours

Tonga Health ministry vows to improve service after patients complain for waiting long hours

Tongan Health Director Siale ‘Akauʻola says he will not make any excuses about an incident in which patients were kept waiting for three hours before seeing a doctor…

Nishi Trading’s SCHS approved pack house opened

Nishi Trading’s SCHS approved pack house opened

The first SCHS Certified facility to process and distribute quarantine export approved products in the Kingdom was officially opened yesterday by HRH Prince Tupoutoʻa ‘Ulukalala. The Nishi Trading…

Hon Lupepau’u Taione takes care of the abandoned baby

Hon Lupepau’u Taione takes care of the abandoned baby

The newborn baby found abandoned on a roadside in Fasimoeafi Sunday 9  has been given a name and  is now being taken care of by Hon. Lupepau’u and…

Princess Halaevalu Mata’aho christened at centenary chapel

Princess Halaevalu Mata’aho christened at centenary chapel

The christening of Princess Halaevalu Mata’aho has taken place in the Free Wesleyan Church’s (FWC)  Centenary chapel in Kolomotu’a today November 9. Princess Mataʻaho, third in line to…

Queen Elizabeth murder plot foiled

Queen Elizabeth murder plot foiled

An alleged plot by four Islamic terrorists to kill Queen Elizabeth has been uncovered days before the Remembrance Day on November 11. British Metropolitan Police have arrested four…

Tonga wins over Georgia 23 – 9

Tonga wins over Georgia 23 – 9

The ‘Ikale-Tahi began its End of Year tour to Europe with a victory at the Mikheil Meshki Stadium, Tbilisi, Georgia this morning. ‘Ikale-Tahi scored 23 against Georgia which…

Tongan News

School fight: Police hunt father and son following machete attack

School fight: Police hunt father and son following machete attack

Tongan Police have launched a manhunt after an incident they described as – a machete attack that occurred as part of…

Police name Halaleva murder accused

Police name Halaleva murder accused

Police have identified the man who has been arrested and  charged in connection with the murder of the Chinese shopkeeper at…

Machete attack at Hu‘atolitoli leaves warden’s son injured

Machete attack at Hu‘atolitoli leaves warden’s son injured

A violent attack on Tonga’s largest prison by two armed robbers on November 9 left a son of a prison warden…

Tonga wins over US 40-12 in rugby

Tonga wins over US 40-12 in rugby

(Source AP) — A three-try burst in six minutes raced Tonga away from the United States in a 40-12 rugby win…

Tonga’s election office appeals on candidate nomination to be urgently heard

Tonga’s election office appeals on candidate nomination to be urgently heard

The Tongan Appeal Court will urgently hear an appeal by the Supervisor and Chairman of Tonga’s Electoral Commission against a judgment…