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Tongan Law does not allow extradition in Mara case

The Tonga Minister of Public Enterprise and former New Zealand lawyer, Clive Edwards (OBE), says Fiji's request for the extradition of a former military ...

Tongan tribute at a Samoan funeral

Tongan son in law Sione Pomee (Three Houses Down) pays respects to his Samoan Father In Law Fa'alogo Tuia Masei Tuiatua who passed away 12th April ...

Health Care Law and You (Tongan)

Cowra Festival Carnival 2016 - ACT Tongan Language & Cultural School Item #12

ACT Tongan Language and Cultural School at Cowra Festival Carnival 2016 with guest nation - Kingdom of Tonga at the Cowra Festival of International ...

Tonga may refuse to hand over Mara

Tonga may refuse to hand over Mara after Fiji issues extradition for his arrest. Reporters have said there is more chance of Tonga snowing, than Tonga ...

Ita Vaea Farewell Tribute | Tongan Bulldozer

Ita Vaea has retired from rugby union due to an ongoing health issue with blood clots on his heart. He previously returned to the game after two seasons on the ...


This clip is from the South Pacific in the Island of Tonga, the District of Sopu, where a police raid went wrong, but instead the criminals turned around and ...

Vava'u, Tonga Overview and Culture

From the http://www.VideoSource.com Global Village Travel Guide and DVD, "Islands of the South Pacific". Stock footage available from ...

Irish/Tongan Wedding Chain- Throw Back Thursday YTO

I don't think I ever mention that my Brother-in-law is Tongan. I made this video back in July.

Tongan Language Week Continues with Siosaia Mataele

University of Auckland staff and students celebrate Tongan language week. Day 3 features Siosaia Mataele, MA student in Pacific Studies/Law.

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57 news items

Matangi Tonga

Matangi Tonga
Mon, 22 Feb 2016 21:15:00 -0800

Did you know that Tongan law allows a child, as young as eight years old, to go to jail—in the same prison as adults—and face the same prison sentence, do the same prison work, and face the possibility of psychological, physical and sexual abuse by ...

Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Scoop.co.nz (press release)
Wed, 03 Aug 2011 19:45:42 -0700

Tonga's Minister of Police, Dr Viliami Latu, says he will become become Tonga's Acting Police Commissioner when Commissioner Chris Kelley vacates his post tomorrow. The new government has the right to appoint him as the interim Police Commissioner ...

Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand
Tue, 10 Mar 2015 19:15:00 -0700

However, Tonga emphasised that its ratification was subject to Tongan law, which may restrict some of the more controversial aspects of the convention, such as succession to the throne and nobility, abortion and same sex marriage. The Officer in Charge ...

Deseret News

Deseret News
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:02:57 -0700

Until the 1930s, when public schools were established in Tonga, Iki charged the church $1 per year for the school property on his estate where missionaries taught in order to satisfy a Tongan law, making it affordable for the church. Generations of ...

Matangi Tonga

Matangi Tonga
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 23:49:22 -0700

Tongan law students from Vanuatu are appealing for assistance from the Government of Tonga since their living condition at the campus has worsened with no clean drinking water. The students said they have been trying to cope with the current situation ...
East Asia Forum
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:14:22 -0800

There is a provision in Tongan law that allows the prime minister to select up to two members of the 12 member Cabinet from outside parliament. This provision could have been used to ensure there was at least one woman in the government. But Pohiva has ...


Tue, 02 Nov 2010 19:20:26 -0700

Three Auckland lawyers have issued a warning to the media over how they report the way in which a Tongan law lord has been discharged from criminal charges linked to the sinking of the ferry Princess Ashika. Seventy two people died in August last year ...


Sun, 22 Feb 2015 07:11:15 -0800

There is a provision in Tongan law that allows the prime minister to select up to two members of the 12 member Cabinet from outside parliament. This provision was to ensure there was at least one woman in the government. But Pohiva has long opposed the ...

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