News - Tonga
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...
3 Jan 2017
Leotisia Malakai lay in her hospital bed injured and bloodied, connected to tubes and drips - but she sang, she spoke and her family thought she was going to be OK. Hours later she slipped into...
6 Dec 2016
Vinnie Wylie - email@example.com Tongan athlete Pita Taufatofua has announced he is taking up cross-country skiing in a bid to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. The...