Rashneel Kumar

Rashneel Kumar

Tribunal to examine MPs’ pay

Saturday April 20, 2019

Deputy prime minister Mark Brown says increase in the remuneration of Members of Parliament has not been passed yet contrary to claims that it has been approved.

Prime minister Henry Puna has warned the Opposition against carrying and promoting their own agenda while representing the country at international meetings.

Brown rejects more cash for Ag

Thursday April 18, 2019

Suggestions for millions more dollars to be put into the agriculture appropriation in the Budget is a wrong call, says finance minister Mark Brown.

Biggest PacGames team ever

Thursday April 18, 2019

Team Cook Islands is sending its biggest team to the Pacific Games which will be held in July this year in Samoa.

Big night for sports awards

Wednesday April 17, 2019

Cook Islands Sports and National Olympic Committee (CISNOC) has received an overwhelming number of nominations for the 2019 National Sports Awards that will be held on April 28 at the Edgewater Resort and Spa.

Committee MPs chosen

Wednesday April 17, 2019

Parliament last week endorsed new members for various committees looking into the Bills, Standing Orders and the public accounts.

Brown clears air on sanitation

Tuesday April 16, 2019

Finance minister Mark Brown says no decisions have been made on the national sanitation project for Rarotonga – Mei Te Vai Kite Vai.

Ngatangiia Matavera Sea Eagles are two wins away from creating major history in the domestic rugby league competition.

Cook Islands Rugby Union (CIRU) has named a 20 member national Sevens squad for the upcoming Pacific Games and the Oceania (Olympic) Qualifiers.

Nicholas free to carry on as MP

Monday April 15, 2019

Clerk of Parliament Tangata Vainerere says Albert Nicholas is free to carry on as an MP as he has not been convicted of any crime.

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