Smiles beat luxury

Smiles beat luxury

Friendly Vasco Da Gama cruise passengers Peter and Irena Macielinski were delighted to pose for a photo with Kia Orana Ambassador Aunty Nane on dry land yesterday.

Water supply cuts anger families

To Tatou Vai authority warns upset residents of new supply cuts.

Three Demo MPs on select committee renounce the same-sex criminal ban

Same-sex law reform hangs by a thread, as half the MPs from select committee deliberations say their decision was not final. 

Volunteer cops left powerless to stop drivers

Supporters say a life could have been saved this weekend, if Police restored warrants to voluntary constables to resume their checkpoints.

$750k salvage job on remote Nassau

A 353-tonne landing craft has begun stabilising the ‘eyesore’ Moana Nui on Nassau reef, before she can be removed and sunk. 

National

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Nikao community gets taken for a ride … on mowers!

Sport

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Former Cooks international takes  poisoned chalice with Wallabies

Opinion

Opinion: Why our nurses need better pay

Opinion: Why our nurses need better pay

Opinion: Why our nurses need better pay

Opinion: Why our nurses need better pay

Features

Star-struck! Discovering Cook Islands’ unique New Year

Star-struck! Discovering Cook Islands’ unique New Year

Star-struck! Discovering Cook Islands’ unique New Year