The Cook Islands barge once named Layar Mas left our shores for the Bahamas.
There is fast- growing concern about Cook Islands moves to ban the movie Rocketman on moral grounds.
A fault at Bluesky Cook Islands’ Aroa station caused the total blackout of internet, mobile and other telecommunication services through to early yesterday.
Speaker Niki Rattle says Parliamentary rule changes will allow for more sitting days. And that's backed by the prime minister.
Well-heeled stargazers and astronomers from around the world will converge on the Cook Islands and the south Pacific this month, ahead of a rare total solar eclipse.