NZ Herald News
25th September, 19:26
WorkSafe inspectors to enter notorious Christian community Gloriavale
WorkSafe inspectors will enter notorious Christian community Gloriavale early next week after reports of 23-hour work shifts for members and threats by church leaders. This will be the second week in a row WorkSafe inspectors have...
25th September, 19:00
Covid 19 coronavirus: New Zealanders reflect on six months since lockdown
By Harry Lock, of RNZ Six months ago today the country was placed into full lockdown in response to the Covid-19 pandemic sweeping the world.At 11.59pm on March 25, the country moved into alert level 4, introducing some of the...
25th September, 18:25
Abuse in Care Royal Commission of Inquiry: Woman endured abuse to protect younger sisters
By Andrew McRae, of RNZ Two women have told the Abuse in Care inquiry that their older sister, who later died, tried to protect them from being abused while in foster care.The three were placed in care from an early age.Georgina...
25th September, 17:39
One dead in incident near Ngatai Rd, Tauranga
A person has died in an incident near Ngatai Rd, Tauranga.Police say the death is not being treated as suspicious and will be referred to the Coroner.A reporter at the scene said there was a huge police presence near a walkway...
25th September, 16:00
Racism row: Waikato University Māori staff allegations of institutional racism 'incorrect, inaccurate' review finds
Allegations of institutional racism at the University of Waikato by Māori staff were sparked after it was discovered two senior academics had "not met standards" over the use of hundreds of thousands of dollars on a key project,...
25th September, 15:48
Can you spot the potential disaster? Hastings District Council rubbish truck driver's eagle eye stops 'explosion'
Hastings District Council is urging people not to put hazardous waste in wheelie bins or general rubbish after three incidents since the start of the month. This week one of the rubbish collectors saw an LPG bottle while emptying...
25th September, 15:00
Herald afternoon quiz: September 25
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25th September, 14:55
Joseph McGirr denies charges after US polo star's death in Christchurch
A man charged after the sudden death of a US polo star in the spa pool of a hillside Christchurch house will stand trial later this year. Lauren Mikaila Biddle, 22, died at a hillside house in the Christchurch suburb of Clifton...