Experienced Wanaka mountain guide Mike Roberts has spoken out
about the ''emotionally distraught'' experience of trying,
unsuccessfully, to rescue a Taiwanese climber who collapsed
on Lhotse, the world's fourth-highest mountain.
New Zealanders had ''stood tall'' over nuclear shipping
issues and should strongly resist threats to their privacy
arising from proposed changes to New Zealand security laws,
Associate Prof Hank Wolfe says.
University of Otago vice-chancellor Prof Harlene Hayne has
joined an Auckland-based collaborative grouping of scientists
and clinicians focused on discovering the healthiest start to
life for New Zealand's children.