A second teenager has been charged with the murder of
Whangarei man Michael Griffin.
The Court of Appeal has quashed the murder conviction of a Te
Puke man found guilty of killing Tauranga businessman Gary
Kimura and substituted it with manslaughter.
A young man suffered serious head injuries when a tractor
bucket fell on his head in the Hauraki Plains yesterday.
Labour's former leader David Cunliffe says he will never run
to be leader again and has not decided whether he will stand
for Parliament in 2017.
Lorde is one of the leading contenders for this year's
Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards.
Labour MP Trevor Mallard is better known for arguing with
Parliament's Speaker than refereeing but he will soon get his
chance to sit in the debating chamber's main chair himself as
Thousands of New Zealanders travelling to Australia could
have "biometric data" such as facial recognition data, iris
scans and fingerprints collected, stored and shared among
security agencies across the Tasman.
The perjury trial of former New Zealand cricket captain Chris
Cairns may not be heard until October next year to allow
international cricketers to give evidence, a British court
heard late last night.
Aaron Cruden is out of the dog box but he's also out of the
driving seat with Beauden Barrett endorsed now as the All
Blacks' leading No 10.
There wouldn't have been a lot of cheer in the room when
Silver Ferns coach Waimarama Taumaunu and her management team
met yesterday to review their Constellation Cup series.
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