Rashneel Kumar

Rashneel Kumar

PM Ardern here for holiday

Monday July 08, 2019

Kiwi prime minister Jacinda Ardern arrived in Rarotonga yesterday for a holiday with fiancé Clarke Gayford and their daughter Neve. 

Twenty working days for government to justify 45 per cent pay rise – or face formal complaint.

The tender to buy chemicals to disinfect drinking water has been put on hold.

The decision to chlorinate the water supply is a done deal, critics say, despite a public consultation process. 

The newly passed Infrastructure Act states that any contractor found to be damaging roads or cutting and digging holes on the road will be liable to pay for these damages. 

Veteran netball player Luciana Nicholas has been named the flagbearer of Team Cook Islands to the Pacific Games which gets underway this weekend in Apia, Samoa.

Ministers’ new electric cars

Tuesday July 02, 2019

The Prime Minister and three senior ministers are driving new electric cars at a cost of $240,000 to the public.

Team Cook Islands is suited and ready for the Pacific Games which will be held in Apia, Samoa from July 8-20.

“When people are drinking they think they’re 10-foot tall and bulletproof.”

That’s the reaction of Diane Fletcher, one of the first motorists on the scene after another horror smash on the Cook Islands’ most unforgiving stretch of road, by the Nikao seawall.

League after new name

Saturday June 29, 2019

The Cook Islands rugby league is looking for a new name.

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