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Cook Strait ferries cancelled after ferry damages wharf

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 4:57 pm | RNZ

Several Cook Strait ferries had to be cancelled after a Bluebridge Ferry damaged a Picton wharf during docking this morning. More >>

Vegan 'anti-meat' stickers found in supermarkets

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 4:31 pm | RNZ

The meat industry says vegans, who are putting stickers on meat in supermarkets to deter people from buying them, are acting in a disturbing and illegal way. More >>

Black Caps welcome home ceremony not possible - NZ Cricket

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 4:29 pm | RNZ

New Zealand Cricket has said thanks, but no thanks to a welcome home ceremony for the Black Caps for now. More >>

DOC alert after penguins ignore police, return to sushi shop

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 10:26 am | RNZ

Department of Conservation rangers are on high alert for 'penguin call-outs' after they've been spotted waddling around Wellington. More >>

PM "utterly disagrees" with Trump attack on US congresswomen

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 10:18 am | RNZ

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has condemned comments made by the US President attacking four Democratic congresswomen and says she utterly disagrees with him. More >>

Mobil must pay over employee wage deduction for drive-offs

Monday, 15 July 2019, 5:21 pm | RNZ

A South Auckland petrol station will have to pay more than $20,000 for making its employees pay for fuel stolen in drive-offs. More >>

Youth climate strikers seek trade union support

Monday, 15 July 2019, 5:17 pm | RNZ

Organisers of the School Strike for Climate have begun contacting unions to get their support for a general strike at the end of September. More >>

Cook statue graffiti raises necessary kōrero - councillor

Monday, 15 July 2019, 3:48 pm | RNZ

A statue of Captain James Cook has been vandalised in Gisborne, causing a stir online. More >>

MBIE suspends Aust-based building products certifier

Monday, 15 July 2019, 3:14 pm | RNZ

Queensland-based CertMark International had failed to meet the requirements of New Zealand's leading Codemark certification scheme, the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment said. More >>

Peters insists focus remains on Australia deportation policy

Monday, 15 July 2019, 1:01 pm | RNZ

The Foreign Minister insists New Zealand has not given up on trying to get Australia to relax its deportation policy, despite not raising the matter today. More >>

$1m Compensation To Christchurch Gun Owners In First Event

Monday, 15 July 2019, 9:24 am | RNZ

The Police Minister says the first ever firearms collection event in Christchurch over the weekend was a huge success. More >>

England Wins Cricket World Cup after Super Over

Monday, 15 July 2019, 9:11 am | RNZ

New Zealand have cruelly lost the Cricket World Cup final after a Super Over - a decider more usually associated with the shorter Twenty20 format of the game. The Super Over consists of one over (six balls) for each team. If it is used, the winning ... More >>

Wales v NZ: Battle for steepest street title

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 4:46 pm | RNZ

The leader of a Welsh bid to snatch the title of world's steepest street from Dunedin's Baldwin Street is worried the lack of documents on the construction of the 1000-year-old road will thwart them. More >>

New council boss leaving behind a struggling council in UK

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 1:33 pm | RNZ

The new chief executive of the Christchurch City Council has resigned from a council in England that has been criticised in a government-ordered report. More >>

Auditor-General clears Shane Jones over conflict of interest

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 11:27 am | RNZ

Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones has been cleared over his handling of a conflict of interest but he did confuse the situation, the Auditor-General says. More >>

Heavy fog disrupts flights at Auckland airport

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 10:43 am | RNZ

Almost 50 flights have been cancelled from Auckland Airport because of fog, and others are delayed. More >>

Black Caps shock semi-final win over India 'stunning'

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 9:33 am | RNZ

Sports media around the world have praised New Zealand's shock victory over India to read the Cricket World Cup final, saying the Black Caps have produced the bowling performance of the tournament. More >>

Officer used police database to find driver blocking his car

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 5:20 pm | RNZ

A police officer has been disciplined for using the national database to track down the owner of a vehicle blocking his parked car. More >>

IRD botches tax assessment for some BNZ customers

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 3:45 pm | RNZ

Human error at Inland Revenue has resulted in as many as 45,000 Bank of New Zealand customers being issued incomplete tax statements and possibly incorrect tax demands. More >>

NGOs struggle to retain social workers after Govt pay rise

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 1:08 pm | RNZ

A growing pay gap between community social workers and their government-agency counterparts is putting programmes for vulnerable families at risk. More >>



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