Kingdom of Tonga DXpedition - Southgate
Kingdom of Tonga DXpeditionSouthgate Amateur Radio ClubAn international group of amateurs will travel to the Kingdom of Tonga for the last two weeks of February 2016 (February 18-24th). This trip encompasses the ARRL DX CW Contest (February 20-21st, 2016) and fits nicely between the announced Palmyra ...
Posted on 16 November 2015 | 1:11 am
Taniela Faletau laid to rest - Matangi Tonga
Matangi TongaTaniela Faletau laid to restMatangi TongaFormer Deputy Police Commissioner (Community Policing) Taniela Faletau (58) was laid to rest today Monday, 16 November at Takaunove Cemetery in Nuku'alofa. The retired police officer from Kolofo'ou, who served Tonga Police for more than 30-years, ...
Posted on 15 November 2015 | 9:36 pm
Petroleum prices drop - Matangi Tonga
Petroleum prices dropMatangi TongaTonga Competent Authority said the petroleum prices for this month are mainly determined by the movement of FOB prices in the Singapore market based on October 2015 average prices of the daily published Means of Platt's Singapore (MOPS) benchmark ...and more »
Posted on 15 November 2015 | 8:23 pm
Tonga's foreign exchange levy to begin -
Tonga's foreign exchange levy to beginRadio New ZealandA controversial levy on foreign exchange transactions in Tonga that has been deferred twice is finally due to come into effect on Friday. The one seniti levy is to help pay for the 2019 Pacific Games which Tonga will host. Questions have been raised ...
Posted on 15 November 2015 | 7:15 pm
Australia qualify for Rio 2016 after Tonga
The RoarAustralia qualify for Rio 2016 after Tonga shock SamoaThe RoarBoth Tonga and Samoa had dominated their respective pools on Saturday before the finals began on Sunday. Australia thumped American Samoa in their quarter-final 52-0 before earning a place in the final with a semi-final win over Papua New Guinea who ...'Atunaisa Faka'osi tackles Australian player. Auckland, New Zealand. 15 ...Matangi TongaAustralia to meet Tonga in sevens final for 2016 Rio Olympics spotStuff.co.nzAussies thrash Tonga 50-0, confirm rugby sevens Olympic berthGulf TodayFiji Timesall 173 news articles »
Posted on 14 November 2015 | 11:56 pm
Priority groups for disaster and climate
Thursday 2 April 2015 (Tonga) – Women, people with disabilities, the elderly, children, and other vulnerable groups will be priority considerations in Tonga’s future climate and disaster risk actions.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 6:45 am
Tonga helps Dragons rout Widnes
Willie Tonga has helped spearhead the Catalans Dragons to a vital Super League victory over Widnes.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 12:41 pm
Rugby League - Tonga helps Dragons rout
- Willie Tonga helped inspire Catalans Dragons to a 32-16 victory over Widnes Vikings on Monday to complete a fine Easter for the Super League outfit. The Dragons stormed to three tries inside 12 minutes and former Australian Test centre Tonga scored two of them. Pala and Eloi Pelissier also crossed in a breakneck opening period as the home side, who notched their first win in five games by ...
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 11:48 am
Quakes reported off Tonga and Samoa
Earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa today, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. There was no tsu...
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 3:36 am
Strong quakes hit off South Pacific nations
SYDNEY (AP) — A pair of strong earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa on Monday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage and no tsunami warning was issued.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 3:24 am
2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Stage 1 coverage
Four teams are participating in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Qualifiers – OFC Stage 1, hosts Tonga, American Samoa, Cook Islands and Samoa. The winner will progress to Stage 2 of the qualifiers, the OFC Nations Cup.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:16 pm
VIDEO: Rugby World Cup hopefuls Tonga train
The Tongan international rugby team have been warming up for the World Rugby Cup with a two-week training camp at Cranleigh School. They have been living and training at the grounds of the school on the Surrey boarder as they step up their preparation for ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:46 pm
Transgendered Tongan 'leitis' finding their
She's hard to find among the hundreds of nobles gathered on a grassed oval to celebrate the coronation, on a steamy day of singing, dancing and double desserts in the Kingdom of Tonga. A local takes me to her table, past a handful of male waiters wearing ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:04 pm
Viliami Hakalo says Nottingham against Tonga
Nottingham Rugby centre Viliami Hakalo says Friday's game against his home nation of Tonga is a "massive test". The two sides go head-to-head as part of Tonga's preparation for the World Cup, which gets under way next month. Hakalo told BBC Radio ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:32 pm
Palopalema ‘alu toli fo‘i ‘akau ki
Na‘a ne pehe ko e konga ia ‘a e talanoa mo e pule‘anga ‘Aositeleliaˊ ke sio pe ‘e lava ke fakasi‘isi‘i hifo ‘a e kau contractors pe ko kinautolu ‘oku nau to e tu‘u vaha‘a he ngaahi faamaˊ ki hono ‘oatu ‘o e kau ngaue mei Tonga niˊ.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:35 pm
Search ends for 2 men whose yacht wrecked in
Rescuers have abandoned a search for two Australians whose yacht was found wrecked off the coast of Tonga last week.
Posted on 15 June 2012 | 12:34 am
Thousands line streets to mourn late king of
Homes swathed in purple and black formed a bright bow running from the countryside to cities of Tonga as the mourning nation honored and buried their late King George Tupou V on Tuesday.
Posted on 27 March 2012 | 4:19 am
Tonga king funeral March 28; 3 months of
Tonga will hold a state funeral for its king on March 28.
Posted on 19 March 2012 | 5:36 pm
Tonga's King Tupou V dies; introduced
Tonga's King George Tupou V, who gave up most of his powers to bring a more democratic government to his Pacific island nation, died Sunday at a Hong Kong hospital. He was 63.
Posted on 18 March 2012 | 2:04 pm
Magnitude-6.2 quake shakes Tonga
A magnitude-6.2 earthquake rattled the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Posted on 22 September 2011 | 4:38 pm