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  • Monday 21 November 2022 7:14pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : Australian heavyweight boxing champion, Justis Huni (23) who is of Tongan descent, is visiting Tonga for the first time to support and raise awareness of the sport among youths.
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  • Monday 21 November 2022 7:07pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : Two men were jailed for possession of methamphetamine and drug utensil, after they were arrested under a tree in Nukunuku. A third co-accused received suspended sentence.
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  • Monday 21 November 2022 7:03pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : Siaosi Brown (22) was sentenced to 18-months imprisonment for possession of 222.69 grams of cannabis seized at a home in Fanga.
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  • Monday 21 November 2022 6:57pm


    Sharm El-Sheikh, Eqypt
    : The Pacific Climate Change Centre (PCCC) highlighted efforts to support the Pacific to access climate innovative solutions. The exhibition saw 400 registrants and 640 virtual exhibition booth visits at the Moana Blue Pacific Pavilion, in Egypt, held as a side event at the COP27 meetings of the parties on climate change.
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  • Monday 21 November 2022 6:48pm


    Bucharest, Romania
    : The ‘Ikale Tahi have completed the 2022 Northern Hemisphere tour undefeated, with their win (43-19) against Uruguay in their third and last match of the tour, at the Arcul de Triumf Stadium in Bucharest, Romania, on 19 November.
  • Friday 18 November 2022 10:05pm


    Bucharest, Romania
    : The 'Ikale Tahi squad to play Uruguay in their third and last match of the 2022 Northern Hemisphere tour, was announced on 17 November by the Tonga Rugby Union.
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  • Friday 18 November 2022 10:04pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : A total of 167 graduates from the University of the South Pacific Tonga Campus celebrated their graduation at Falemasiva Hall on 18 of November. Samoa’s Head of State, Afioga Uimalealiifano Vaaletoa Eti Sualauvi II, as Chancellor of the University, conferred the degrees.
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  • Friday 18 November 2022 9:58pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : The time for critical action on Climate Change is now, Tonga's Speaker Lord Fakafanua said during an Inter-Parliamentary Union meeting in Egypt, during the 27th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention on Climate Change (COP 27).
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  • Friday 18 November 2022 9:50pm


    Abu Dhabi, UAE
    : King Tupou VI in Abu Dhabi this week, visited the Imperial College London Diabetics Centre, to ascertain the potential of a partnership in addressing Non-Communicable Diseases in particular diabetes and related illnesses. The King shared his hope that his people could one day access such services in Tonga.
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  • Friday 18 November 2022 9:43pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : Tonga Police are carrying out a further investigation into the death of Tu’imala Uinisē Moala (46) in the house fire in Neiafu, on 8 November. Police Commissioner Shane McLennan has asked for the public to refrain from social media comments on the matter.
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  • Thursday 17 November 2022 11:50pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : Samoa’s Head of State, Afioga Tuimalealiifano Vaaletoa Eti Sualauvi II visited the University of the South Pacific Tonga campus in Veitongo, on 17 November.
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  • Thursday 17 November 2022 11:47pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : The National Emergency Management Office (NEMO) held an Initial Damage Assessment, in ‘Eua from 15-18 November, to further improve the strategic disaster response and short-term assistance, following natural disasters.
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  • Thursday 17 November 2022 11:41pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : Twenty Tongan women joined a gender equality, disability and social inclusion (GEDSI) Harvesting and Post-Harvesting training session, to improve the watermelon export pathway to support women in the agriculture sector in Nuku'alofa, on 17 November.
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  • Thursday 17 November 2022 11:40pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : A 26-year-old man from Matahau is in critical conditiona at Vaiola Hospital. A 19-year-old has been arrested and charged with grievous bodily harm.
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  • Wednesday 16 November 2022 10:20pm


    Fonoi, Ha'apai
    : A shipment of building materials has been delivered to Fonoi, Ha’apai, on 14 November, for the reconstruction of 18 houses after all homes, except for one, on the island were destroyed by the tsunami on 15 January.
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  • Wednesday 16 November 2022 10:15pm


    Brisbane, Australia
    : Pacific delegates, including Tongans, attended the Pacific Telecommunications Security Expert Forum in Brisbane, Australia from 10-11 November. “We need more awareness of this enormous threat that comes with technology, and Tonga is in a very vulnerable position with our limited capacity, understanding and preparedness,” said Curtis Tu’ihalangingie, a delgate from Tonga's High Commission in Canberra,
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  • Wednesday 16 November 2022 10:08pm


    Sydney, Australia
    : Tonga will host the 2022 Oceania Rugby U20 Trophy from 29 November to 3 December, where reigning champions Samoa will be in Nuku’alofa for the first time in the tournament’s history.
  • Wednesday 16 November 2022 10:07pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : In Tonga, the price for petroleum will change, starting from Friday, 18 November, 2022.
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  • Wednesday 16 November 2022 10:05pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : Viliami Halalilo and Tukumo’ui Havea have been jailed for common assault when they punched and kicked a defenceless 21-year-old man in Neiafu, Vava’u.
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  • Wednesday 16 November 2022 10:00pm


    Nuku'alofa, Tonga
    : Tonga’s champion National Netball Team, the Tala, are expected to visit Tonga on 3-13 December to connect with Tongans, celebrate their win, and hold a 'Tala Fou ki 'Api Camp and Tour'.

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