News - Tonga
21 Feb 2017
Tonga's Queen Mother Halaevalu Mata'aho, has passed away in an Auckland Hospital at the age of 90 years. In Tonga's parliament this morning, Monday February 20, the Deputy Prime Minister...
6 Feb 2017
A total of six Tongan fishermen are on their way to Auckland after a dramatic rescue at sea yesterday by the crew of the German cruise ship Albatros. Rescue Coordination Centre New Zealand were...
26 Jan 2017
Houses with no street names, numbers are left out of global networks NUKU‘ALOFA, Tonga (Matangi Tonga, Jan. 24, 2017) – Pacific islands people who live on unnamed roads without street...
24 Jan 2017
Two Australian-Tongan teenagers, Tevita Mahina (17) and Issac Tupou (17), are being commended by the Australian public for their attempts to stop a crazed man Dimitrious Gargasoulas who killed...
19 Jan 2017
Horrific road crashes that claimed the lives of Tongans visiting New Zealand have many relatives close to financial ruin. Many are calling 2016 a "widow-maker" year, in the wake of accidents in...
3 Jan 2017
'Our Val' is now Dame Val. Valerie Adams, double Olympic shot put champion and one of the country's most adored sporting heroes, has joined another select club with her appointment as a Dame...