A police campaign to reduce the number of people killed in
truck accidents was only a few hours old yesterday when a
"shocking" head-on collision killed one log-truck driver and
left another seriously injured.
Wellington train services have resumed after yesterday's
derailment during peak hour.
Aucklanders are looking as far away as Hamilton to buy homes
as more people find themselves squeezed out of their local
real estate market.
More care should be taken around trucks and other heavy
vehicles to prevent further road deaths, police say.
Two men accused of setting Auckland man Shalvin Prasad on
fire allegedly filled two containers of petrol on the night
of the murder, according to police.
A former hillside mansion which once commanded one of the
most priceless views in Christchurch has been demolished in
an emergency operation today after fears it could topple down
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