Nuku’alofa – February 27, 2019: 12pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Cyclone Pola is intensifying as it heads towards the Tonga group today.
Nuku’alofa – February 27, 2019: 10am (Nuku’alofa Times): Cyclone Pola is breezing through Fiji and Tongan waters as a Category 1 with all possibility that it will increase to a Cat 2 by tonight.
Nuku’alofa – February 26, 2019: 3.05pm (Nuku’alofa Times): The possibility of the current Tropical Depression 11F deveoping into a cyclone remains high at this time, the Tonga Meteorological Services said this afternoon.
Auckland, New Zealand – February 20, 2019: 10am (TS): Tongan Swimmers got off to a shining start in January with stellar performances at two competitions in New Zealand.
Geneva, Switzerland – February 14, 2019: 3.40pm (UN NEWS CENTRE): More than one billion 12 to 35-year-olds, risk irreversible hearing loss from exposure to loud sounds such as music played on their smartphone, UN health experts said on Tuesday, unveiling new guidelines to help address the problem.
Suva, Fiji – February 14, 2019: 3.10pm (FBC NEWS): Fiji’s Health Minister Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete says the public health sector is going through a revitalization with attrition rates now below 10 percent.
Auckland, New Zealand – February 14, 2019: 2.50pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Police found drugs on a driver who had crashed onto a post at Fonongahina on Tongatapu on Monday.
Auckland, New Zealand – February 11, 2019: 12.10pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Only the best athletes will represent Tonga at the upcoming Pacific Games in Samoa in July.
Majuro, Marshall Islands – February 11, 2019: 11.45am (PNA): A Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA) working group meeting of legal and technical specialists that opens Wednesday in Majuro aims to complete drafting of a new PNA fish aggregating device (FAD) Tracking and Registration Measure.