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  1. Tongan women told to ask for gender equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Matangi Tonga

    Celebrating International Women's Day in Tonga, guests at a prayer breakfast at the Australian High Commissioner's residence. 8 March 2006.

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  2. Councillor Sue Shaw and Stone Mayor Cathy Collier with the flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... on the Antarctic Peninsula; and Tristan Da Cunha, the remotest inhabited Island in the world - to name but a few. In Tonga, where time begins, the Girl Guides Association of the Kingdom of Tonga will be the first in the world to raise their ...

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  3. Double cruise ship visit delights tour operatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Matangi Tonga

    Passengers of the Queen Elizabeth are greeted by the 'Unuaki 'o Tonga cultural dance group. Vuna Wharf.

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  4. Porn, booze and touching: 'My flight nightmare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | NEWS.com.au

    ... a fall from the World's End, a 1200 metre cliff that's a huge - and deadly - tourist attraction. THE Kingdom of Tonga is home to some breathtaking natural sights. Underwater photographer Erez Beatus takes us where most people haven't gone before. A ...

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  5. This Week in St. Johns CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Historic City News

    ... of nature's most awe-inspiring marine mammals, Humpback Whales takes audiences to Alaska, Hawaii, and the Kingdom of Tonga for an immersive look at how whales communicate, sing, feed, play and take care of their young. This IMAX theater features the ...

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  6. No fee to pee for TigerairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | NEWS.com.au

    ... a fall from the World's End, a 1200 metre cliff that's a huge - and deadly - tourist attraction. THE Kingdom of Tonga is home to some breathtaking natural sights. Underwater photographer Erez Beatus takes us where most people haven't gone before. A ...

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  7. Police car window smashed at bus stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Matangi Tonga

    The window of a Tonga Police car was smashed allegedly by students who threw rocks when police arrived to break up two large groups of students who were about to fight at the bus station on Saturday, February 21. The Acting Assistant Police Commander Tevita Fifita said today they received a report at 12:00pm that a fight was about to take place between two groups of a bout 40 students from Liahona and Tonga College at the bus station in Nuku'alofa. He said the police sent three vehicles and officers to the scene and immediately separated the groups of students before they confronted each other.

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  8. Tongan handicrafts showcased in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Matangi Tonga

    ... who walk by and see a booth with authentic Tongan products. It really instils pride and is good promotion for Tonga as a country and not just handicrafts," The Las Vegas Sevens is an annual international competition that attracts about 70,000 ...

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  9. McCully releases 2013 development funds for TongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Matangi Tonga

    Murray McCully announced in Nuku'alofa yesterday, 16 February, after the government had grounded its controversial The aid grant was withheld after Tonga ignored opposition by the New Zealand Government to the Tonga government's decision to certify a Chinese made The New Zealand government responded by issuing an travel advisory notice, warning New Zealand nationals of the risk of flying on the 60 when they visited Tonga, and this has had a devastating impact on the flow of tourists to Tonga from New Zealand. During the joint press conference between the Prime Minister, Hon.

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  10. North Korea's bizarre new propaganda slogansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NEWS.com.au

    ... despite being totally fascinating. From wild jungles to remote islands, you'll want to go here now. THE Kingdom of Tonga is home to some breathtaking natural sights. Underwater photographer Erez Beatus takes us where most people haven't gone before. ...

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  11. Seven secret countries you never knew existedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NEWS.com.au

    ... despite being totally fascinating. From wild jungles to remote islands, you'll want to go here now. THE Kingdom of Tonga is home to some breathtaking natural sights. Underwater photographer Erez Beatus takes us where most people haven't gone before. ...

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  12. Australia's 'best beaches' namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NEWS.com.au

    ... 'Best job in the world' campaign - and he's glad he didn't get the gig. Get ready for job envy! THE Kingdom of Tonga is home to some breathtaking natural sights. Underwater photographer Erez Beatus takes us where most people haven't gone before. AN ...

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  13. 'We will find MH370 by May'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NEWS.com.au

    ... 'Best job in the world' campaign - and he's glad he didn't get the gig. Get ready for job envy! THE Kingdom of Tonga is home to some breathtaking natural sights. Underwater photographer Erez Beatus takes us where most people haven't gone before. AN ...

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  14. NZ Foreign Minister visits Ha'apaiRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Matangi Tonga

    During his final day in Tonga today, Hon Murray McCully travelled to Ha'apai to visit affected schools and infrastructure destroyed by Tropical Cyclone Ian last year. Accompanied by Tonga's Deputy Prime Minister Hon Siaosi Sovaleni, he left Nuku'alofa this morning together with the New Zealand High Commissioner He met the new Governor of Ha'apai Mo'ale Finau before visiting the affected Government Primary Schools of Pangai and Fotua and Ha'apai High School, the projects which New Zealand and the Asian Development Bank are co-financing.

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  15. Charity Ball raises over $8000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Matangi Tonga

    The Rotary Club of Nuku'alofa will be funding various projects with over $8,000 pa'anga raised during a Valentine Charity Ball on February 14, at Kahana Lagoon Resort. The projects include the maintenance of the Fa'onelua Children's Park Playground in Nuku'alofa, Keep Tonga Clean and Green campaign, Pacific Australia Cultural Exchange Program, renovation projects in Government Primary schools and other community projects.

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  16. McCully releases 2013 development funds for TongaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Matangi Tonga

    Murray McCully announced in Nuku'alofa yesterday, 16 February, after the government had grounded its controversial The aid grant was withheld after Tonga ignored opposition by the New Zealand Government to the Tonga government's decision to certify a Chinese made The New Zealand government responded by issuing an travel advisory notice, warning New Zealand nationals of the risk of flying on the 60 when they visited Tonga, and this has had a devastating impact on the flow of tourists to Tonga from New Zealand. During the joint press conference between the Prime Minister, Hon.

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  17. Tongans celebrate first CardinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Matangi Tonga

    His Eminence Cardinal Mafi has become Tonga's first cardinal following his appointment by Pope Francis during a consistory, on February 14 at St Peter's Basilica in Vatican City. was present at the ceremony which saw 19 of the 20 new cardinals presented with scarlet red birettas and gold rings, apart from Colombian Cardinal Jose de Jesus Pimiento Rodriguez who was not able to make the trip.

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  18. NZ Foreign Minister visits Tonga todayRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Matangi Tonga

    New Zealand Foreign Minister, Hon Murray McCully is expected to arrive in Tonga today to visit Tonga's newly elected government. The visit was announced in a media statement by the New Zealand government yesterday February 15, but it wasn't stated how long Hon McCully would be in Tonga.

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  19. Tonga's air and sea transport in limboRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Matangi Tonga

    The capacity of Tonga's inter-islands sea and air transport system has been reduced dramatically during the past weeks because government has tightened up on public transportation safety requirements. 'Otuanga'ofa had to reschedule its weekly service to Ha'apai and Vava'u.

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  20. Pacific Games Council urges Tonga to move swiftlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Matangi Tonga

    Tonga is 18 months late in its preparations for the 2019 Pacific Games the visiting Pacific Games Council President Vidhya Lakhan noted today in endorsing the 2019 Pacific Games Master Plan in Nuku'alofa. Executive Board has urged the Tongan Government to endorse the Master Plan and move swiftly towards its implementation so that venues can be built or refurbished well in advance of the 2019 Pacific Games."

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