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Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017
MasterChef: The Professionals judges Marcus Wareing and Monica Galetti

Samoan Master Chef Monica Galetti

6 November, 2017. THE knives are sharpened, the ingredients are primed, and there's plenty of reason to celebrate as Bafta-winning hit MasterChef: The Professionals...
Actor Robbie Magasiva. Photo / Fiona Goodall / Getty Images.

12 Questions with Samoan actor Robbie Magasiva

7 November, 2017. Actor Robbie Magasiva was intrigued to learn about his genetic heritage on the new series of DNA Detectives. As his two...

Pacific Island filmmakers at international film festival

3 November, 2017. Four short films from Papua New Guinea and Tonga have been selected for the 37th Hawai’i International Film Festival (HIFF) to...
Esera Tuaolo on “The Voice.” NBC Paul Drinkwater/NBC

Esera Tuaolo still in The Voice, USA!

30 October, 2017. BY BROOKE CAIN. The first Knockout Rounds on Monday night’s “The Voice” had just one of our North Carolina connections fighting...
Children listen attentively during a group exercise at the Samoan Community Development Center on Oct. 17. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Strengthening Pasifika families in San Francisco

29 October, 2017. By Laura Waxmann. Fried chicken and Hawaiian sweet rolls were on the menu at a family gathering on a recent Tuesday evening...
The Moana Schwalger Scholarship for law students has been awarded to Litia Tuiburelevu. Credit: Doug Sherring

Moana Schwalger law scholarship awarded to Litia Tuiburelevu

A scholarship honouring a successful Samoan-Kiwi lawyer remembered for her generosity is helping Pasifika law students five years after her tragic death at 35. Moana...

First ever NZ Minister to swear allegiance in Gagana Samoa

26 October, 2017. New Zealand - In an emotional landmark moment today, New Zealand Member of Parliament Aupito Su'a William Sio became the first...

Historic day for New Zealand as 13 Maori and Pacific Ministers sworn in

26 October, 2017. New Zealand -  It's a historic day for New Zealand as 13 Maori and Pacific Members of Parliament are sworn in...

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros appoints Cook Islands’ Elizabeth Iro as WHO’s Chief Nursing Officer

12 October, 2017. Brisbane - Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus today appointed Ms Elizabeth Iro as the Chief Nursing Officer at WHO. Ms Iro is a registered...
Ms Lindah Lepou with The Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy and Sir David Gascoigen

Shock and awe for Samoan designer Lindah Lepou

16 October, 2017. An audience at Government House in Wellington were left stunned when Pasifika multimedia artist and fashion designer Lindah Lepou presented a...