Former police Detective
Sergeant Michael Blowers -- on trial over allegations of
stealing, selling and dealing methamphetamine and cannabis --
has pleaded guilty to two charges this morning.
[iamge]Tuesday's fatal helicopter crash near Wanganui seems
to have been caused by a wire strike, investigators say.
The Prime Minister John Key
says he won't reveal the name given to him as the identity of
the hacker known as Rawshark, and won't pass it on to
The Medical Council has issued
an edict reminding doctors of their obligation to treat any
North Shore rapper Randa has
been awarded this year's Critics' Choice Prize.
Kim Dotcom did not declare a
conviction for dangerous driving on his application for New
Zealand residency even though he had pleaded guilty to the
charge eight months earlier.
With less kilojoules, less
sugar and less trademark red packaging, Coca-Cola's new Life
drink, sweetened with plant extract stevia, will arrive in
New Zealand next year.
A travel-mad Scot has picked
New Zealand as the starting spot for his 18,000km
A former The Block NZ
contestant has swapped a career with the Waikato Rugby Union
for one in real estate.
The Government is facing calls to lead by example and select
more modest and frugal alternatives to its fleet of luxury
ministerial limousines when it replaces them over the next
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