After the recent Christchurch massacre, Cook Islanders Dr Roro Daniel and Dr Jenny Te Paa Daniel visited the Al Noor mosque this month, one of two mosques that were attacked.
Finance minister Mark Brown says no decisions have been made on the national sanitation project for Rarotonga – Mei Te Vai Kite Vai.
The major drop in visitor arrivals to the Cook Islands in February could have been a blessing in disguise for the local industry.
As James Talbot continues his 3200-kilometre walk on the Te Araroa Trail in New Zealand, he slowly updates his journal when given the opportunity.
“We are safe and free to practice our religious beliefs,” says an Islamic believer residing in the Cook Islands.