Otago Daily Times: National News

DHBs given less opt-out control

District health boards have less ability to withdraw from unpopular savings programmes, such as the hospital food outsourcing not yet adopted by many boards, under the new organisation set up to cut costs, a Cabinet paper released under the Official Information Act shows.

Hepatitis C elimination possible with new drugs

Eliminating hepatitis C from New Zealand could be possible if access can be secured to emerging drugs, Associate Prof Catherine Stedman says.

Businessman loses tax bill appeal

Businessman loses tax bill appeal

An 80-year-old Auckland businessman's fight against a $470 million tax bill has failed in the Court of Appeal.

Entertainment giant tells tyre shop to rebrand

Entertainment giant tells tyre shop to rebrand

A locally owned tyre shop in Paeroa has been told by entertainment giant DC Comics to change its branding or risk being taken to court.

Police name possible murder victim

Police name possible murder victim

Police have identified the 87-year-old man whose death is the subject of a murder investigation.

Missing teen's pleas for help revealed

Missing teen's pleas for help revealed

Alarming messages pleading for help are the last thing the family of missing Auckland teenager LA Tukerangi heard from her.

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