New Zealand's last group of soldiers to serve in Afghanistan
will leave today.
A run of factory closures and redundancies hitting
manufacturing firms is the legacy of successive governments'
neglect of the sector, says the head of an industry group.
New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has defended the
decision to play solitaire with the batting order in their
opening two games of the World T20.
Police are hunting for a robber who walked into a
Christchurch bank and demanded money this afternoon.
A mechanical problem on an Auckland ferry carrying 60 people
sparked fears of a fire onboard.
A set of new rules governing jury service is set to become
law this week.
Two major oil companies have dropped fuel prices by 3 cents a
litre for petrol and 2 cents for diesel.
Attendances in the ITM Cup might be dwindling but Wellington
Lions coach Chris Boyd says his players haven't voiced any
concerns about the issue to him.
Australasian resins maker Nuplex Industries says it will
close factories and cut its payroll by just under 10 per cent
to align the business with what it expects to be a deep
decline in the manufacturing, building and construction
Two games to go and the inaugural Rugby Championship is
almost in the bag for the All Blacks, but they will know they
were in the same position last year and lost the Tri Nations.
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