London hopeful Cara Baker is hoping to put some good lessons
into practice in tomorrow's crucial Olympic qualifying 10km
open water swim in Taupo.
The 54-year-old man charged with the murder of Christchurch
woman Bronwyn Mary Sadler, 47, continues to be assessed at a
The New Zealand men's and women's pursuit teams will ride off
for bronze medals at the UCI World Cup event in Beijing.
A man who drowned in front of his anguished partner and
children had been up all night drinking and continued during
the day before making the fatal decision to take his family
to the beach.
Fletcher Building said it had raised US$300 million ($378m)
in long-term debt through a private placement (USPP) with US
Rough seas and gusts up to 25 knots are hammering the broken
ship Rena as oil continues to leak from the wreck.
Two weeks after he was sentenced for drunkenly streaking
across a pitch at a Rugby World Cup match, Maurice Bryant
found himself stuck on a roof after a few beers, needing
Diplomatic support for New Zealanders in jail or hospital
overseas may end, with private sector companies hired to
provide those services under plans to reduce costs at the
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
In the war against drugged drivers an advertising campaign
reveals the reactions of secretly filmed New Zealanders when
they are told the driver of the car they are in is high on
The future for earthquake-damaged Christchurch Cathedral "is
not looking good'', says the outgoing dean.
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