News - Tonga
24 Jan 2018
Tonga's Sports Minister says an increase in sporting tournaments in the country will give more opportunities for talented athletes to be identified. 'Akosita Lavulavu wants to introduce regular...
22 Jan 2018
Pita Taufatofua has become just the second Tongan athlete ever to qualify for the Winter Olympics.The 34-year-old admitted to a big feeling of relief after he booked his ticket to Pyeongchang in...
14 Dec 2017
Source:NASA/Goddard Space Flight CenterSummary:In late December 2014, a submarine volcano in the South Pacific Kingdom of Tonga erupted, sending a violent stream of steam, ash and rock into the...
14 Nov 2017
After a devastating second-half surge cheered on by a sea of red in Hamilton, Tonga have beaten New Zealand 28-22 at the Rugby League World Cup.It is the first time Tonga have ever beaten the...
9 Nov 2017
Tonga observed Constitution Day with a holiday on Monday 6 November, this year marking the 142nd anniversary of Tonga's Constitution, which was was first enacted by HM King Tupou I on November 4,...
11 Oct 2017
The upcoming Rugby League World Cup received a huge hit of publicity when Jason Taumalolo and Andrew Fifita turned their backs on the Kiwis and Kangaroos respectively to play for Tonga. Public...
4 Oct 2017
The Tongan Health Society has extended its reach into west Auckland with the opening of a new medical centre at Kelston Shopping Centre. Kelston Mall Medical Centre was officially opened by HRH...