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  1. Tonga : Digicel Tonga opens new 3G+ mobile internetRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    CEO, 3G+ is a fast internet network for their mobile network in Tongatapu, Vava u, Ha apai and Eua.

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  2. Tonga Secondary Schools Brass Band Festival ends with peace marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    A brass band marching contest was held in Nuku'alofa on Friday 18 July, ending a three-days Tonga Secondary Schools Brass Band Festival.

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  3. Digicel Tonga launches 3G+ mobile internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... downloads and uploads faster than ever before so we are pleased to bring this latest technology to the people of Tonga," he said. From left, Ministry of Information and Communications CEO Paula Ma'u and Digicel Tonga CTO Justin Kaitapu. Nuku'alofa, ...

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  4. MV - Otuanga'ofa ferry in Fiji for repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... after the cracks were found. The inter-island ferry departed on Monday, 14 July for Fiji and is expected to return to Tonga within two weeks. 'Otuanga'ofa, which can carry up to 400 passengers was gifted to Tonga by the Government of Japan financed ...

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  5. 2014 Winner of the Denver Good Feet ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | OnlinePRNews

    ... inspirational young woman. Her parents moved the Sanft family to the United States six years ago from the Kingdom of Tonga. Taiana has proven to be a true leader and team-player through her involvement in leadership groups such as Goodwill's Student ...

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  6. Kiwi killed in HawaiiRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... of the Tongan King -- was initially kept secret from the country's royal family. When news of the nuptials emerged, Tonga's Parliament passed a law to annul the marriage to Liava'a -- a commoner. The princess, a 21-year-old Auckland University ...

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  7. Ex-Kiwi cop killed in Hawaii shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of the Tongan King - was initially kept secret from the country's royal family. When news of the nuptials emerged, Tonga's Parliament passed a law to annul the marriage to Liava'a - a commoner. The princess, a 21-year-old Auckland University ...

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  8. 'Tongan Thor' eyes AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... here for four years and they said I can't play for the New Zealand A team. It's not fair." The teenager grew up in Tonga, but has been in New Zealand since late 2010, attending school and playing rugby. Although he would take the chance to play for ...

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  9. Australian Study reveals pre-historic Tongan StateRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    A new study by Australian researchers has stated that Tonga was the only prehistoric state in Oceania to encompass an entire archipelago and extend its influence to other island groups. 1 comment

  10. Float Parade concludes 2014 Heilala FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... other 2014 Miss Heilala contestants. 'Otuanga'ofa, Sakae Tamoua. The second prize of $700 was won by Miss Super Cheap Tonga, Irene Hurrell and the third prize with a cash prize of $500 was won by Miss Lady Maria Australia, Nicole Naufahu. Other ... 2 comments

  11. Tonga Waste Management faces challengesRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    In addition, medical waste disposal remains a concern and waste management needs further awareness raising and promotion on Tongatapu. 1 comment

  12. Five men charged with Sopu robberyRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... summarizing further evidence that would lead to further charges against them. On Tuesday, 8 July detectives from the Tonga Police Criminal Investigation Unit arrested the five suspects after seizing some of the goods stolen from the house at Sopu. ...

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  13. Tough tau'olunga competition for Miss Heilala contestantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    Tonga's traditional dancing and costumes was on show at the Miss Heilala Tau'olunga competition last night 9 July, at the Queen Salote Memorial Hall.

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  14. Orem marathoner to represent Tonga in 2016 Olympic GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | KSL-TV

    In the early 1980s, a 6-year-old boy by the name of Tongia "Toni" Vakaafi got up each morning to make the 2-3 mile trek to school on his small South Pacific island of Tonga.

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  15. Tonga policemen jailed for manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... this kind of behaviour by police officers as they carry out their important duty of maintaining law and order in Tonga. The judge accepted that Hala'aufia had struck Kali with a heavy blow to the top of his head using a black torch when he was in ... 3 comments

  16. Family confront dad's killers in courtRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Otago Daily Times

    Widow Cally Ruahe and family travelled to Tonga to see two local police officers sentenced for manslaughter. 1 comment

  17. President Obama Announces More Key Administration PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The White House

    Judith Beth Cefkin - Ambassador to the Republic of the Fiji Islands, the Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu, Department of State Ambassador Michele Jeanne Sison Deputy Representative of the United States to the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador, and Deputy Representative of the United States in ... (more)

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  18. First night of Miss Heilala 2014 pageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... they have won places in the sarong, talent and interview categories. 'Otuanga'ofa, Sakae Tamo'ua; Miss 'Unuaki 'o Tonga, Mamana Fine; Miss Universal Pharmacy Seini Fakatava and Miss Bou's Fashion, Cassandra Ngaluafe. The pageant continues on ...

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  19. In exchange for LauRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | Fiji Times

    THE proposal that is expected to be made by Tonga to give Fiji the Minerva Reef in exchange for the Lau Group is a dream that will never come true, says a lawyer. 6 comments

  20. Seven contestants for Miss Heilala 2014-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... Miss Heilala crown 2014-15 met today for the Pageant orientation at Joe's Kahana Lagoon in Nuku'alofa. Miss Unuaki 'o Tonga - Ma'ama Fine (18) of Vava'u has joined the six contestants who registered earlier this week. 'Otuanga'ofa, Sakae Tamo'ua ... 6 comments