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Friday 21 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
The ‘Ikale Tahi will play Scotland tomorrow, Saturday November 22, in the small Scottish town of Kilmarnock.
Friday 21 November 2014

Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Sione Keuate Tupouniua has been disqualified as a candidate for Tongatapu No.1 constituency, by a special session of the Tonga Appeal Court this afternoon.
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Friday 21 November 2014
Tonga’s government has asked Tonga Power Ltd staff to call off a strike, planned from 9:00am on Monday 24 November.
Friday 21 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Two new photocopy machines were donated to Hilliard Memorial School and the Seventh Day Adventist Church head office on Thursday, 20 November in Pahu.
Thursday 20 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
The Pacific is tied with the Sub- Saharan Africa region as having the lowest level of improved sanitation coverage in the world, it was noted yesterday, 19 November, on the United Nation’s second “World Toilet Day”.
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Thursday 20 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
The health-related quality of life of school-aged children in Tonga is at “worrisome low levels” states a report published in a Swedish-based medical journal, Global Health Action, published in August.
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Thursday 20 November 2014

Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Hundreds of young students from 11 Primary and Middle Schools of the Free Wesleyan Church today performed colourful traditional dances, at the Maamaloa grounds in Nuku’alofa.
Thursday 20 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Tonga’s Court of Appeal will make a judgement on Friday, 21 November regarding an appeal by the Supervisor of Elections and Chairman of Tonga’s Electoral Commission against a judgment to register Sione Tupouniua, as a candidate for Tongatapu No.1 constituency for the General Election.
Thursday 20 November 2014

Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Alexandria Marie Mailangi (21) was the Dux of St Joseph’s Business College 2014 during its graduation ceremony held on Wednesday, 19 November at Ma’ufanga.
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Thursday 20 November 2014
H. E. Xi Jinping

Suva, Fiji
“Pacific island countries are important members of the Asia-Pacific community and the developing world. …An important agenda of my visit is to invite leaders of all Pacific island countries that have diplomatic ties with China to Fiji for discussions on ways to further grow China’s relations with these countries and jointly draw a blueprint for the bright future of our friendly exchanges and mutually beneficial cooperation,” stated H.E. Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China today ahead of a visit to Fiji. (Translation of a speech “A Lasting True Friend of the People of Pacific Island Countries”).
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
With only a week to go before Tongans head to the polls on Thursday 27 November, 51,448 voters have registered, which is a 21 percent jump from the 42,000 who registered in the last 2010 General Election.
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Wednesday 19 November 2014

Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Nuku’alofa’s first Food Mart was officially opened by the Prime Minister, Lord Tu’ivakano at the Tonga Post Building in central Nuku’alofa on Friday evening, 14 November.
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Wednesday 19 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Kefu Kalavi (19) the man charged with the murder of a Chinese shopkeeper at Halaleva in February this year remains in custody, after appearing at the Nuku’alofa Magistrate’s Court on Monday, 17 November.
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Tuesday 18 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Employees at the National Reserve Bank of Tonga (NRBT) can take mortgages starting on November 14, 2014, following the Gazetting of a new order.
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Tuesday 18 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Tonga’s current Cabinet Ministers will be in a caretaker Government after this month’s General Election on Thursday 27 November.
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Tuesday 18 November 2014
Suva, Fiji
Pacific leaders are gathering in Fiji this week to meet two visiting world leaders. The Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi is expected to arrive in Fiji tomorrow, November 19 and the Chinese President Xi Jinping on November 20.
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Tuesday 18 November 2014
Cyclone Ian

Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Tonga’s Meteorology Department is warning that current weather conditions indicate that Tonga could suffer a tropical cyclone this summer.
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Monday 17 November 2014

Canberra, Australia
The youth of the Toe Talatalanoa Uniting Church of Canberra, Australia, have taken part in two days of cultural discussions with Tonga’s High Commissioner to Australia, HRH Princess Angelika Lātūfuipeka Tuku‘aho. Photos by Lui Tonga.
Monday 17 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
New Zealand’s aid programme to the Pacific region will be reviewed by member countries of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat.
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Monday 17 November 2014
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Two men were arrested after a prison warden’s son was attacked with a machete during a robbery inside a warden’s home at the Hu‘atolitoli Prison compound in Vaini on Sunday November 9.
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