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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

King has still not named Minister of Foreign Affairs as ‘Akilisi’s...

The king has appointed all ministers proposed by the Prime Minister in his cabinet line-up last month except for the Minister of...

PM Tu‘i‘onetoa apologises and vows to put an end to govt’s...

Prime Minister Pōhiva Tu’i’onetoa said a decision by his cabinet to hold a public consultation on a proposal to plant hemp in...

PM congratulates Tongan Invitational XIII ahead of match with Australia on Saturday

Tongan Prime Minister Dr. Pōhiva Tu’i’onetoa has congratulated the Tongan rugby league team...

TRNL withdraws Supreme Court proceedings against government over league management

Supreme Court action between Tonga’s National Rugby League and the government has been withdrawn.

Secretary’s sacking mystified ‘Akau‘ola’s sister who alleged it was because of “powers above” wanting embassy when there was no money

Tonga’s first ambassador to the United Arab Emirate had no formal diplomatic training,...

Gov’t rejects Democrats’ request to hold meeting at Popua park as Royal Commissioner Justice Cato investigates funding of the project

The government has cited concerns that the democrats’ PTOA party  is not registered...

One bribery charge dropped, but Lord Tu‘ivakanō must face trial on all other counts

The Supreme Court had ordered that Lord Tu’ivikanō must face trial on all but...

Queen Sālote, Prince Tungī Tonga II and Tupou I: The story of Tonga’s Spitfires

Travelling 50 metres above the water, railway passengers crossing the Firth of Forth in Scotland...

SkyCity fire still burning, PM to visit today

By Radio New Zealand Orange flames and billows of...

Pōhiva Tu‘i‘onetoa sworn in as new Prime Minister

Pōhiva Tu‘i‘onetoa  is officially the prime minister of Tonga. King...

Supreme Court turns down application to have repayment order for unpaid loan set aside

The Supreme Court has dismissed an application by a couple to have an order...
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Pride erupts during wedding celebration as Tonga defeats the Kangaroos

Guests in rapture as Mate Ma'a Tonga defeats the Kangaroos 16-12. Video / Leima Tu'atonga Guests...

Fly Niu boss says he expects airline to be running services in Tonga by...

Fly Niu CEO ‘Atu Fīnau says he expects the airline to be flying in Tonga by December. He told Kaniva...

Tupouniua’s move from Foreign Affairs to Palace Office before alleged dismissal arouses speculation as...

The Public Service Commission’s silence over the shift of the Secretary of the Ministry of  Foreign Affairs to the Palace office before he was allegedly...

Prime Minister-elect says Dr Tu‘i Uata and ‘Etuate Lavulavu not his advisors

The parliament’s elected Prime Minister Pōhiva Tu’i’onetoa has denied claims he has recruited cabinet minister Dr Tu’i Uata and ousted MP ‘Etuate...

Tonga opens new embassy in United Arab Emirates

King Tupou VI has visited the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi the largest in the country as part of an...