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Posted on 10 February 2018 | 10:08 pm
TC Gita forecast: Cat 4 threat for Tonga -
Radio New ZealandTC Gita forecast: Cat 4 threat for TongaMatangi TongaSevere Tropical Cyclone Gita is forecast to hit Tonga with up to Category 4 force winds from tomorrow morning, Monday February 12 according to the latest forecast from the Nadi Torpical Cyclone Centre in Fiji. A Category Cyclone 4 has mean winds 86-107 ...Tonga prepares for Gita, as Fiji issues Gita alert for Ono-I-LauRadio New ZealandSevere Cyclone Gita to track over southern Tonga, later Norfolk Island & NZ area (+8 Maps)WeatherWatch.co.nzNiue, Tonga brace for impactFiji TimesReliefweb -Indian NewsLink -Fiji Broadcasting Corporationall 77 news articles »
Posted on 10 February 2018 | 8:36 pm
Twitter users mistake 49ers player for
Twitter users mistake 49ers player for Tongan flagbearerUSA TODAYThe shirtless Tongan flagbearer Pita Taufatofua captured the world's hearts all over again during NBC's broadcast of the opening ceremony. So much so, that in their excitement fans began tweeting at him. Except, they found another athlete: 49ers ...
Posted on 10 February 2018 | 4:31 am
Tonga's Pita Taufatofua steals the show,
ESPNTonga's Pita Taufatofua steals the show, againESPNThe 28-degree weather didn't stop Tongan flagbearer Pita Taufatofua from reprising his shirtless, oiled-up entrance from the Rio Olympics. After his viral appearance in 2016, Taufatofua switched from taekwondo to cross-country skiing and started a ...Freezing Cold Couldn't Stop the Tongan Flag Bearer From Going Shirtless Again at the Winter OlympicsTIMEShirtless Tongan flagbearer grabs Olympic attention againChicago TribuneWinter Olympics: Shirtless Tongan Flag Bearer Goes Viral (Again)Hollywood Reporterall 239 news articles »
Posted on 9 February 2018 | 7:54 pm
Shirtless Tongan, Part Ua - New York Times
New York TimesShirtless Tongan, Part UaNew York TimesPYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Pita Taufatofua, the taekwondo athlete from Tonga who achieved Olympic immortality as his country's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Rio Games by slathering his sculpted upper body with oil and not covering it ...
Posted on 9 February 2018 | 5:00 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