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Pike River Mine re-entry: How it will happen

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 2:21 pm | RNZ

Today the government announced it will proceed with the re-entry of the Pike River Mine which will begin in February next year. More >>

Business and sporting leader Sir John Anderson dies

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 1:54 pm | RNZ

The prominent business and sporting leader Sir John Anderson has died at the age of 73. More >>

Air NZ plane grounded in Los Angeles

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 11:24 am | RNZ

An Air New Zealand flight from Los Angeles has been stood down after the plane was clipped by another aircraft while on the tarmac. More >>

Karel Sroubek's mother Mila: 'Give him one last chance'

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 11:22 am | RNZ

Karel Sroubek returned to Czech Republic in 2009 for one night, his mother Mila has confirmed to Checkpoint. More >>

PM to challenge US tariffs rationale at summit

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 11:16 am | RNZ

The Prime Minister is set to renew New Zealand's case to be exempted from US tariffs on steel and aluminium when she meets the US Vice President later today. More >>

Ongoing court strikes could lead to miscarriage of justice

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 4:38 pm | RNZ

Ongoing strike action throughout the country's courts may result in a miscarriage of justice, says the Chief District Court Judge. More >>

Cases delayed as court staff refuse to handle sentencing papers

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 3:35 pm | RNZ

Dozens of court cases have reportedly been delayed, as court staff escalate industrial action at two Auckland courts by enforcing a ban on handling sentencing papers. More >>

Brexit vote prompts embassy opening in Ireland

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 3:25 pm | RNZ

The first New Zealand embassy in Ireland has been opened by Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters in Dublin overnight. More >>

$160k worth of seedlings mulched in project botch-up

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 3:13 pm | RNZ

About 400,000 seedlings bought by the government to plant in Northland have gone to waste after the land was too wild to plant on. More >>

Police Banned From Marching in Uniform at Auckland Pride

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 1:20 pm | RNZ

The Auckland Pride Parade which takes centre stage on Ponsonby Road is one of the most visible celebrations of inclusiveness in the country. More >>

Louise Nicholas stands by criticism after Haumaha report

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 1:17 pm | RNZ

Victims' advocate Louise Nicholas says the police should not have assumed she was okay with Wally Haumaha being promoted a second time. More >>

Abuse survivors encouraged to speak as inquiry scope widens

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 10:27 am | RNZ

A victim of abuse by a Marist Brother says the expanded Royal Commission is the chance for him and many other Catholic old boys to speak up. More >>

Prison reform group wants debate on prisoners' right to vote

Monday, 12 November 2018, 11:00 am | RNZ

A prison reform group wants to have a public debate on prisoners' right to vote, after the Supreme Court ruled it is a right of all New Zealanders. More >>

Primary school teachers on strike again today

Monday, 12 November 2018, 9:48 am | RNZ

More than 100,000 primary school students in Auckland will be home from school today as teachers and principals walk off the job for the second time this year. More >>

Investigation fails to find leaker of Whaitiri report

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 5:15 pm | RNZ

An investigation has failed to identify who was responsible for leaking to the media a report into former Minister Meka Whaitiri's alleged bullying. More >>

Decision allows development near sacred Māori site

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 5:05 pm | RNZ

Fletcher Building has won an Environment Court decision allowing it to build 480 houses beside arguably one of the country's most important archaeological sites, considered sacred by local iwi. More >>

Flooding hits West Coast closing highway as front sets in

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 4:02 pm | RNZ

Flooding has closed a highway on the West Coast as heavy rainfall lashes the region, with locals preparing for further weather disruption today. More >>

Live: US midterm elections 2018

Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 3:30 pm | RNZ

Congressional races, Senate races, gubernatorial races, it's all happening - we bring you the latest as the first polls close and the US decides its future. More >>

Students anxious as NCEA exams begin today

Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 11:41 am | RNZ

Students (from left) Ella McGovern, Willow Ashby, Brooke Giblin, Nova Waretini-Hewison and Eden Kettles study for their NCEA exams. Photo: RNZ / Katie Doyle More >>

Investigation into vehicles approved by suspended ceritifier

Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 11:38 am | RNZ

Investigators are looking urgently at whether to re-inspect vehicles signed off as if they were repaired by an Auckland certifier who's been suspended. More >>



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