A Financial Intelligence Unit investigation into the activities of deputy prime minister Teariki Heather as a minister of the Crown is to shortly get underway now that a formal complaint has been lodged with the agency.
A traditional chief in Titikaveka says aronga mana have been waiting too long for the raui to be given greater mana and be legislated by Parliament – almost 20 years – and they’d like the ministry of Marine Resources to now move quickly on this.
After sitting idle in Avatiu Harbour since November last year, Tiare Taporo has been issued a domestic shipping licence to begin carrying cargo and passengers in the Cook Islands.
As kids in Avatea Primary school they would get into trouble for making paper planes and ‘flying’ these in the classroom.
Not everyone gets to see tennis stars like Roger Federer in person.