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Young filmmaker wants to break the mental health cycle in Māori and give them back mana

Kahu 26 Jun, 2022 11:00 PM3 minutes to read Filmmaker Kararaina Keeti Ngatai Melbourne and the Ngā Riwha a...

Jun 27 · 1 min read >

A day too late: Newborn dies in mother’s bed hours before pēpi-pod was due to arrive

Only 15 per cent of newborns are funded for a pēpi-pod. Photo / File A newborn’s death could have...

Jun 27 · 3 min read >

Man who escaped custody while being transported to prison found and arrested

Police car. File photo / Bevan Conley A man who escaped custody while being transported to prison in Levin...

Jun 26 · 25 sec read >

Couple fighting home build firm score important win

Suzanne and Mark Chamberlain have been awarded legal costs after a Court of Appeal decision regarding their home in...

Jun 26 · 2 min read >

Police shoot man in chest, stomach and limbs after 20-minute standoff in Kaiapoi

The police car which was allegedly struck by a man with a metal bar in Kaiapoi. The man was...

Jun 26 · 1 min read >

Most New Zealanders support drug law changes, new poll shows

A poll suggests New Zealanders would like to see drug abuse treated with health-based approaches. Photo / 123RF By...

Jun 26 · 1 min read >

The rise of white-collar magic mushroom users in Aotearoa New Zealand

One former CEO puts magic mushrooms in his coffee. Illustration / Andrew Louis Magic mushrooms have long been associated...

Jun 26 · 7 min read >

Man taken to hospital after being shot by police in Kaiapoi

A man has been shot by police. Photo / File A man has been shot by police in Kaiapoi...

Jun 26 · 1 min read >

Pair on motorcycle have serious injuries after crash in Tuakau

Emergency services were called to the scene just before 2pm. Photo / Darren Masters Two people who were on...

Jun 25 · 26 sec read >

Two stabbings in central Auckland: Police seek witnesses after people injured in city attacks

Police are appealing for anyone who saw the incidents – on Darby St and Quay St – to contact...

Jun 25 · 42 sec read >