Puna, Brown in Fiji for Forum meetings

Puna, Brown in Fiji for Forum meetings

The implementation of the Boe Declaration on regional security will be one of the agenda items at the Pacific Islands Forum Meetings to be held in Suva, Fiji this week.

Asbestos disposal ‘case by case’

There is no approved disposal site for asbestos in the country, says the National Environment Service.

High bacteria levels in water

Government says independent tests confirm the island’s water supply has high levels of potentially harmful bacteria that can be removed through disinfection.

Bin collection days to be reduced

Rubbish collection days will be cut down to once a week for many households around Rarotonga.

Family issues play out in court over assault matter

Local organisation Punanga Tauturu Inc says help must be given where it’s needed in the case of a man who allegedly assaulted his partner.


Ketch of the day


Money for nothing: Absentee MP paid $10,000


Cook Islands  plans to step up sea patrol


Raising the profile of nurses

Outer Islands

Penrhyn in ‘Immediate threat’


Kids page: Children weave a traditional spell


Under the sea, over the sea


Te Ipukarea Society: Drinking water for the remote Tokelau atolls


In the  name  of art


Indonesians ‘the best workers’ – Puna