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Tonga pays outstanding UN dues after stripped of vote

Tonga's Chief Secretary said "Tonga has paid off its debts to the United Nations, a day after it was stripped of...

Tongan parents in California expect the unexpected as daughter joining US mission in Iraq amid US-Iran conflict

Editor's note: This story has been significantly edited at the request of the soldier's mother saying the content appeared to have provided...

Video: Foul-mouthed female brawlers in brutal bush allotment brawl caught on video

A violent fight has been caught on video and is being shared on social media.

Four Tongatapu men convicted over assaulting soldier

Four Tongatapu men who charged with assaulting a soldier in September last year have been convicted on charges the Supreme Court found...

Complaint on RNZ’s story about late PM ‘Akilisi Pōhiva partly upheld by NZ Media Council

The New Zealand Media Council has partly upheld a complaint against Radio New Zealand about a story it published, Tonga’s PM accused...

Disciplined, defiant Democrat demonstrators gather outside meeting; PM reveals nobles’ $6m ‘down payment’ in negotiations over road project

Editor's note: This story is edited to correct what we have earlier on said Lord Tu'ilakepa owned a quarry and that he...

Supreme Court rules against application for joint trial of Lord Tu‘ivakanō and two others

The Supreme Court has turned down a request from the public prosecutor to hear charges against Lord Tu’ivakano and two other accused...

Trees cleared on Vava‘u International Airport runway

Trees that blocked the Lupepau’u airport runway this afternoon have now been cleared. The airport services are returning to normal...