Researchers studying a school-based programme credited with
reducing the rates of obese and overweight 7-year-olds have
now found a reduction in asthma symptoms.
Planning for the illegal spying mission on Kim Dotcom
happened out of earshot of the Government's legal advisers,
the Crown Law Office says.
Jetstar has scrambled together an "ad-hoc" flight to get New
Zealanders home for the festive season, amidst a flood of
negative publicity after the budget airline cancelled
pre-Christmas flights without explanation.
If you're a woman and you live in the South Island, you are
more likely to suffer from stress, new research has shown.
Labour leader David Shearer met with Auckland Mayor Len Brown
for an hour today to talk about land availability as part of
a plan to tackle the country's housing affordability problem.
Controversial Wallabies' playmaker Quade Cooper is putting
his rugby union career on hold to make his boxing debut.
A complaint regarding a cow that died after becoming bogged
in mud along an unfenced stream near Whangarei has been
followed up by Northland Regional Council after a call to its
Carter Holt Harvey has informed staff it plans to cut around
70 jobs in Rotorua and Tokoroa before Christmas.
Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne has ordered a temporary
ban on a synthetic cannabis ingredient in the legal high K2
in reponse to reports of bad side-effects among users in
Otago and Southland.
Receivers for Ross Asset Management have signalled they will
start selling off some of its assets because its founder does
not have the means to cover the costs.
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