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Police searching for banned pistol after Tongatapu shooting

Police have not yet found the illegal firearm used in an attack in Haveluloto in which a man had been allegedly shot in his...

Two Tongan men arrested after drive by shooting murder in Australia

By Liz Hobday, The Canberra Times Two men have appeared in court charged with murder, over a drive-by shooting at a Melbourne pool hall in...

No bail for man accused of killing Tongan seasonal worker in NZ

The Auckland man charged with the alleged murder of 23-year-old Hiko Lynch has been denied bail. The 34-year-old accused with interim name suppression had been jointly...

Tonga’s sports and recreation laws under review, consultation announced

Tonga’s sports laws are up for reform and interested people can have their say on proposed changes to the new Act. Known as Sports and...

England giving Tonga money and coaching for November test

LONDON (AP) — England is giving Tonga money and offering coaching help for their rugby test in November at Twickenham. Tonga was due to visit...

PM Tu‘i‘onetoa’s claim China influenced his party’s manifesto described as ‘astounding’ and a cause for shame by Democrat supporters

Claims by Prime Minister Pohiva Tu‘i‘onetoa that the ruling People’s Party was inspired by the Chinese Communist Party have been condemned by Democrat supporters...

Speaker Lord Fakafanua says Akosita has finally resigned, but financial details still unclear

Jailed fraudster Akosita Lavulavu has finally resigned as Minister for Infrastructure and Tourism, Prime Minister Pōhiva Tu’i’onetoa told Parliament today. However, the Speaker, Lord Fakafanua,...

‘I am the father’ says emotional dad as he speaks during prayer vigil held in Auckland for man killed in car crash in Tonga

Family, kāinga and friends gathered in south Auckland to mourn the death of a 20-year-old man who was killed in a car crash in...