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Government must not run the risk of exposing itself to criticism over Facebook response

In 2009 Tongan publisher Kalafi Moala warned that the country’s  democratic politicians were turning into the very people they had opposed.

Tribunal orders minor adjustment in pay after hearing appeal on starting salary

The Public Service Tribunal has ruled partially in favour of a salary appeal, but has ordered only a small increase.

Ombudsman calls press conference for Monday; will he make statement on petitions?

Speculation is growing that Tonga’s Ombudsman will make an announcement about the three petitions attacking the government on Monday. The Ombudsman has...

Uniting Church stance on liberal same-sex marriage causes members to leave, says church’s Tongan minister

The continuous move by the Uniting Church in Australia to allow ministers the right to decide whether to marry same-sex couples  will cause members...

Images of suspect vehicle after alleged hit-and-run in Tongatapu shared online

Photos  of a suspect vehicle believed to have been involved in an alleged hit-and-run incident early this morning were shared on social...

Tongan team in NZ to inquire after alleged “unrealistic” $50 million cable deal signed by former government

A team from Tonga has arrived in Auckland to inquire about a TP$50 million contract agreement signed by the former government with the Hawaiki...

Tongan worker in ICU after crash at Mole Creek in northern Tasmania

(news.com.au) A FOREIGN worker has been seriously injured after crashing his car at Mole Creek in northern Tasmania. Emergency...

Fijian woman alleges Tongan couple trafficked her as slave in Australia

By AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS A couple who travelled to work in Australia from Tonga 'imported' a live-in worker from Fiji because they...