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Malia Unalotokipea Li denies leaving disabled husband to die, sitting in his own waste

A Tongan woman has denied in the Auckland High court claims she failed to take reasonable steps to prevent her husband before he died...

‘Well done is better than well said.’ PM should have led action to immediately meet King’s concerns instead of telling him to wait until...

COMMENTARY: Parliamentarians' written response to the King’s angry complaints about what he claims is their inaction will only add to His Majesty’s fury. The report,...

After eviction, court disputes he finally allowed to return to Ha’amea to his late father’s land share

A Supreme Court judge has signed an affidavit allowing a son to return to his late father’s share in a family block of land...

Sika renews call for Akosita Lavulavu to resign; accuses her of using ‘diversionary tactics’

The trial of the Minister of Infrastructure, Tourism and Transport Akosita Lavulavu and her husband ‘Etuate Lavulavu will take about two months, it has...

Celebrated sailor Peter Warner who rescued six Tongan castaway boys 50 years ago killed in yacht capsize

The Australian experienced seafarer whose name was well-known in Tonga for decades has died after his boat capsized on the Mid-North Coast. Emergency services were...

Locals butcher whale stranded in Ha’apai

Locals of Foa, Ha’apai have butchered what appears to be a sperm whale found stranded on the island’s beach. Reports said a member of the...

Sēmisi Sika: Infrastructure Minister ‘Akosita Lavulavu should ‘volunteer to resign’ ahead of her two separate fraud trials

The Minister of Infrastructure ‘Akosita Lavulavu should step down ahead of her two separate fraud cases due next week and next month, said PTOA...

Leader Sika asks Viola Ulakai ‘chance to respond’ to her PM road repair work accusations interview saying he ‘deeply feels the hatred and bad...

UPDATED: Democratic Leader Semisi Sika has asked CEO Viola Ulakai of the Tonga Broadcasting Commission and Television Tonga for a chance to give his...