Firefighters will this morning resume trying to extinguish a
large forest fire in the Far North.
Manu Samoa manager Tuala Mathew Vaea has been fined 100 pigs
by his village over allegations of bad behaviour at the Rugby
New Zealand's biggest bread baker will investigate new
recipes to make a loaf last for up to 10 days, allowing it to
quit daily deliveries and cut costs.
Today's High Court hearing into the legal status of the
tea-tape has postponed police raids on media outlets until
tomorrow at the earliest.
Six schoolgirls, the youngest only 13, were taken to hospital
after taking tainted Ecstasy pills at school yesterday.
New Zealanders will face a two-week wait for the results of
Saturday's referendum on whether to keep MMP.
MMP is still leading the referendum race in the polls, but
party leaders are split over whether the voting system should
stay or go.
Salvors have battled winds reaching more than 40 knots today
to remove a further 15 containers from the stern of the cargo
Tower Group's share price has been rallying sharply as
speculation mounts over what majority owner, Guinness Peat
Group, will do with its 35 per cent stake in the insurance
and financial services group.
A fraudster who stole $6000 from two children's charities
will avoid being sent to jail, a judge told him today.
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