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Barbara Dreaver
02:25
Superpower interests are threatening to ambush regional concerns, 1 NEWS correspondent Barbara Dreaver reports.
China's influence and climate change: Pacific Leaders Forum in Tuvalu shaping up to be fiery
04:55
1 NEWS’ Pacific correspondent Barbara Dreaver has a round-up of news from the region.
Pacific Update: Fiji's PM investigated for alleged assault, Tongan king meets the Pope, why The Rock made his mum cry
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Fiji Prime Minister investigated by police over alleged assault against an MP
04:31
1 NEWS’ Pacific correspondent Barbara Dreaver has a round-up of news from the region.
Pacific Update: Fiji’s tragic helicopter crash, PNG’s Mt Uluwan erupts again and a family's hilarious encounter with an octopus
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Nurses sentenced to five years in prison for incorrectly administering MMR vaccine that led to deaths of two infants in Samoa
05:04
1 NEWS’ Pacific correspondent Barbara Dreaver has a round-up of news from the region.
Pacific Update: Niue's daring rescue to save two Americans and Jacinda Ardern visits Tokelau
Elderly couple abandon yacht, make arduous swim to cliff shoreline after hitting rocks in Niue
03:35
Both the company involved – Global Fibre8 – and the Far North District Council are being taken to court over the issue.
Charges laid over building company's wall panel system that led to demolition of two Northland homes
05:00
1 NEWS’ Pacific correspondent Barbara Dreaver has a round-up of news from the region.
Pacific Update: Glow in the dark turtles, Tonga's meth epidemic and music legend dies
03:50
A special taskforce has also seized more than 30kgs of the drug in a wide-ranging operation.
Tonga steps up war on meth trade with multiple arrests, over 30kg of drug seized
02:53
Mystery surrounds the four cuts to the cables which caused Tonga to lose internet and mobile phone service.
Tonga keeps close eye on Turkish tanker after it allegedly plunged country into communication blackout
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Tonga's national beauty contest embroiled in more controversy amid claim PNG contestant was racially abused
02:02
Organisers tried to shut down outgoing Miss Heilala Queen during her final address.
Scenes of chaos at Tonga’s national beauty pageant as organisers try to shut down student's speech
04:16
Pacific Update: Volcanic eruption affects thousands in PNG, 20 Samoan ministers face tax crackdown
04:56
Pacific Update: Police investigate brutal death of surfing Hawaiian pig, and what happened to PNG's 40 Maseratis
04:58
1 NEWS’ Pacific correspondent Barbara Dreaver has a round-up of news from the region.
Pacific Update: Elton John movie causes a stir, PNG’s Under 19s cricket team loses World Cup opportunity
02:11
There are concerns in the region that China will set up a military base in the region
'We don't tell them what to do', Winston Peters says of Samoa as they plan multi-million dollar Chinese funded port
04:21
1 NEWS’ Pacific Correspondent Barbara Dreaver has a round-up of news from the region.
Pacific Update: Rarotongan groom lands 362kg blue marlin, allegations of Fijian prostitutes in PNG
01:55
A shared ownership scheme is on the table.
Family of 10 devastated after losing Auckland home in fire - 'worked hard for everything we had'
04:25
1 NEWS’ Pacific Correspondent Barbara Dreaver has a round-up of news from the region
Pacific Update: PNG hit by earthquakes and the MP who took marijuana to Parliament
03:58
The taxpayer-funded organisation runs three medical clinics, a preschool and social services.
Ex-employees call on Government investigation of Tongan Health Society in Auckland
04:23
1 NEWS’ Pacific Correspondent has a round-up of news from the region.
Pacific Update with Barbara Dreaver: Health alerts for region, Fiji’s air traffic controller strike
04:17
A major Pacific Island festival in Auckland was cancelled in wake of the Christchurch attacks.
Pacific Update with Barbara Dreaver: Regions react to Christchurch terror attack, Fiji mourns three victims
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New Zealand's Tongan community throwing support behind Muslim families
Kieran Read in action during the All Blacks and Manu Samoa rugby union Test match at Apia Park. Samoa. Wednesday 8 July 2015. Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz
Rugby World League 'clearly points to greed and selfishness', says Samoan Prime Minister
01:45
Low lying island nation Tuvalu faces the full impact of climate change
Small Pacific country roasts Australia over its coal mining policies
02:51
1 NEWS understands local Fijian contractors are facing ruin after taking out loans to buy equipment on the basis they would have ongoing work.
Fijian jobs at risk after Fulton Hogan loses major roading tender to Chinese outfit
Rugby coach who committed sex offences against 17 boys over nearly 30 years sentenced to 22 years in prison
04:18
In this week’s update, 1 NEWS Pacific Correspondent also looks at flooding king tides have caused in Kiribati and Samoa.
Pacific Update with Barbara Dreaver: Cyclone Oma causes significant damage, ship runs aground in Solomon Islands
04:20
Pacific Update with Barbara Dreaver: Indonesian police apologise for use of snake in terrifying interrogation