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Harawira predicts death of Whanau Ora

3News NZ - ‎2 hours ago‎
A death knell has been sounded for the future of the Maori Party's flagship policy, Whanau Ora. The warning came as two old rivals, Mana Party leader Hone Harawira and Maori Party co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell, went head-to-head in their first-ever TV ...
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Gower asks: Why Cunliffe is scared of Dotcom?

National Business Review (subscription) - ‎8 hours ago‎
David Cunliffe should forget about fretting over his red scarf and start worrying about the black tracksuit. Yes, Kim Dotcom's black tracksuit is all over the political scene once again - and Cunliffe is running scared, refusing to rule Internet-Mana out even though ...

Wellington man embroiled in council landslide dispute

TVNZ - ‎1 hour ago‎
A Wellington man is vowing to fight the Council tooth and nail for compensation after a landslide left him living in a bus. Neil Bartlett is threatening to take Wellington City Council to court for the 150m slip on Priscilla Crescent that has his home teetering on the ...
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Labour comeback will be a ''surprise" - Cunliffe - ‎1 hour ago‎
LET'S GO: Labour leader and MP for New Lynn David Cunliffe speaks at the West Auckland Electoral Labour launch. Relevant offers.
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Australian economy is not in trouble, Joe Hockey tells NZ

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
Joe Hockey has told New Zealand that there is no crisis in the Australian economy, nor is it in trouble. The treasurer also made no mention of the "budget emergency" he and his government referred to when justifying their unpopular budget to Australians.
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Family recalls 'inseparable' MH17 couple - ‎5 hours ago‎
'INSEPARABLE': The family of MH17 victims Mary and Gerry Menke have spoken of their loss. Relevant offers. The family of an ex-pat New Zealander who died on flight MH17 has spoken of their loss.
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Brownlee pilot won't be stood down

Radio New Zealand - ‎5 hours ago‎
Air New Zealand says the pilot who allowed Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee to fly without a security clearance was wrong, but he will not be stood down.

Help find Donaldson's 'most valuable' asset

The Nelson Mail - ‎7 hours ago‎
Donaldson's kayak was last spotted 42.5 kilometres off Farewell Spit about a week ago and he had set out on a four-hour trip on a chartered boat to retrieve it.
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Aucklanders protest bombing of Gaza

Radio New Zealand - ‎2 hours ago‎
About 800 people marched on Saturday afternoon from Aotea Square to the United States Consulate General on the waterfront. A smaller group protested last week, and organisers say they will gather every week until the bombardment ends.
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Triple tragedy 'How can this be happening?' - ‎16 hours ago‎
DEADLY ENDING: The crash scene at Pahiatua on Wednesday that claimed the life of Cheyenne Ihaka, less than two months after his father died in another crash.
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Man who died in Tauranga crash named

Newstalk ZB - ‎Jul 24, 2014‎
The driver of a car who died in a three vehicle crash near Tauranga on Thursday has been named. Seventy-eight-year-old Peter Cunrow died as a result of the incident which happened on State Highway 2 in Apata shortly after midday.
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Man jailed for child abuse pics on phone

3News NZ - ‎12 hours ago‎
A Hastings man has been jailed for more than a year after child sexual abuse images were found on his cell phone. Investigators found 154 pictures of underage children, including girls in explicit sexual acts and poses, on the mobile phone of Michael ...
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Iwi support Maori Language Strategy

Wanganui Chronicle - ‎14 hours ago‎
Whanganui iwi are in full support of legislation that would put Maori in the driving seat of efforts to preserve their language, John Maihi says.
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NSW Waratahs will pay tribute to critically injured James Teague

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
Rugby union fanatic James Teague was supposed to be sitting in the stands watching his beloved NSW Waratahs take on the ACT Brumbies on Saturday night.
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Airport runway to extend into Lyall Bay - ‎16 hours ago‎
TAKING OFF: A computer-generated image what an extension to the south could look like. Relevant offers. Wellington Airport says the planned 300-metre extension of its runway is virtually assured of going south into Lyall Bay.
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Boil water notice for Grey district

Radio New Zealand - ‎11 hours ago‎
Grey District residents will have to continue to boil their water until at least Monday after a chlorine leak at the main water pumping station.
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Body found believed to be Northland man missing for 20 years

New Zealand Herald - ‎Jul 24, 2014‎
COMBING THE AREA: Police search and rescue members at the forestry site in the Brynderwyn Hills where a team planting pines discovered the human remains.

intimate data kept on file

New Zealand Herald - ‎Jul 24, 2014‎
Courtney Reynolds, left, tried to find out the extent of her digital footprint. She says she'll be more cautious about who gets her information.

Pahiatua Poles honoured at event

NZ City - ‎13 hours ago‎
The survivng members of a group of Polish children who arrived in New Zealand during WWII are guests of honour at an event in Christchurch.
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Non-Maori interest in events growing

Radio New Zealand - ‎Jul 24, 2014‎
Interest from non-Maori in Matariki and Te Wiki o Te Reo Maori is growing according to Auckland Libraries' Maori Advisor. There are 55 libraries in the Auckland region, and more than 250 kaupapa Maori events have been held in the past month.