Rashneel Kumar

Rashneel Kumar

Warnings that stench from a proposed sewage treatment plant will blow back over Rarotonga. 

Sports and community groups have this week learned about a masterplans to redevelop Nikao Social Centre with improved public facilities, infrastructure and coastal protection.

Protection against smugglers

Friday June 28, 2019

Northern Group islands are aware of how vulnerable they are to drug traffickers on the seas surrounding them.

The Empire Cinema is bringing back the Elton John movie for one special screening tonight.

The Cook Islands Censor had controversially announced he would be banning it from public exhibition because of gay sex scenes.

MPs to face off in public

Thursday June 27, 2019

The new $300,000 Parliament will be opened up to an engaged audience.

Parliament has been gutted for a rebuild replicating the adversarial face-off of overseas legislatures.

The Cook Islands Sevens side managed some quality game time ahead of the Pacific Games in Apia, Samoa next month.

League eyes better ranking

Thursday June 27, 2019

Cook Islands Rugby League believes the inclusion of the national team in the revamped Oceania Cup next year will help improve the nation’s international rankings.

‘Police just stood by’

Wednesday June 26, 2019

Mother’s complaint about brutal bar brawl forces investigation.

The police have been accused of failing to intervene to help a man being beaten up outside a popular night spot.

Last chance to get involved in the Vaka Pride awards.

Rarotonga Security does much of its work in the dark of night.

But despite that, the role the company plays in keeping Avarua township safe from criminal activities has not gone unnoticed.

Its past five years’ work has earned the company a nomination in the prestigious Tupuranga Tangata champion award of the Vaka Pride competition.

The Cook Islands Tourism award recognises the efforts of those who keep the community clean and safe.

Fears are growing around drug cartels transporting cocaine and methamphetamine using Cook Islands waters.

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