The Queenstown family of the toddler who drowned in Lake
Wakatipu on Tuesday say they are ''absolutely devastated'' by
the loss of their ''beautiful daughter''.
A bill banning gang insignia in places owned by the Crown or
local authorities has passed into law tonight.
Four batches of potentially contaminated infant formula have
reached Hong Kong and Australia, the Ministry for Primary
Industries confirmed this afternoon.
Fonterra chief executive Theo Spierings apologised to
consumers and to the New Zealand public over the infant
formula contamination scare this afternoon.
A Dunedin lawyer struck off over accusations of stealing
nearly $3 million from clients has had 33 criminal charges
laid against him.
New Zealand First leader Winston Peters says he has evidence
the police wanted to access his phone records during the
teapot tape investigation.
If David Tua's calf injury forces his fight against Alexander
Ustinov to be delayed then promoters Duco Events will be
scrambling to reschedule the event mindful they will have to
avoid clashes with other sports, most notably an All Blacks
A 53-year-old will appear in court tomorrow charged over a
triple stabbing in Taihape.
For All Whites striker Shane Smeltz, it wasn't quite the
lasting impression he was hoping to take from the Olympics.
Apple has launched an inquiry and is offering to exchange
third party iPhone chargers worldwide after a woman was
electrocuted answering her phone in China.
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