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Dominion Post

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 04:06:18 GMT
Man jailed over 'most grotesque' child sexual abuse material
A 24-year-old man had thousands of videos and photos depicting sexual abuse, exploitation and torture of children as young as 6 months old.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 04:27:13 GMT
Covid-19: Red Seal doubles down on vaccine conspiracy in products
Red Seal has doubled down on a message found in its Vita Fizz Immunity soluble tablets by arguing the anonymous Covid-19 conspiracy theory writer is posing a “good question”.

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 22:48:59 GMT
ANZ and BNZ tip official cash rate to hit 1% by year-end after record drop in unemployment
ANZ and BNZ forecast official cash rate will rise to 1% by end of the year.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 04:53:25 GMT
Wellington bus drivers win legal battle over rest breaks legislation
A decision by the Employment Relations Authority ruled in favour of Tramways Union, which represents bus drivers, against bus operator Tranzurban.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 01:27:19 GMT
Hamilton high school board of trustees faces WorkSafe charges over 17-year-old's death
17-year-old Jaden Chhayrann was swimming on a school field trip, when he was pulled into a rip and subsequently drowned.

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Wed, 04 Aug 2021 20:00:42 +1200
Covid-19 in Fiji: Health specialists warn against mutating Delta variant
Health experts in and around Fiji say a new vaccine may be needed if the Delta variant of Covid-19, which is currently in Fiji, continues to mutate.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 17:04:52 +1200
American Samoans seek appeals court's review of US citizens denial
Three American Samoans living in Utah are asking the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals to review its 16 June ruling, which held that birthright citizenship does not apply to American Samoa.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:46:40 +1200
Open borders for seasonal workers welcomed, but Solomon Islands wants in too
New rules allowing seasonal workers to enter New Zealand without going through managed isolation have been welcomed in Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu, but a politician from Solomon Islands questions why they were excluded.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:44:48 +1200
Fiji 7s fundraisers fall flat
Attempts to raise money for Fiji's champion sevens teams have fallen foul of regulations.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 06:46:11 +1200
Covid-19: 1220 new cases, seven deaths in Fiji
Covid-19 infections continue to rise in Fiji with 1220 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours to 8am yesterday.

New Zealand RadioNZ

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 19:19:27 +1200
Marsden Pt workers feel let down: 'There aren't any options in Whangārei'
Frustrated workers at Marsden Point feel abandoned by the government ahead of a vote over whether to cut hundreds of jobs.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 17:19:04 +1200
Some Kiwis stuck in Australia may lose superannuation payments
Pensioners struggling to get home from Australia are having their superannuation payments stopped and some may be forced to start paying them back.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 20:01:34 +1200
Health food firm fined $377k for falsely claiming products sourced in New Zealand
A health food company has been fined hundreds of thousand of dollars after falsely claiming its product was from New Zealand.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 18:09:22 +1200
High Court stops RNZ from using further information stolen in Waikato DHB cyber attack
RNZ has been ordered to not use any more of the information stolen in the Waikato District Health Board cyber attack and also ordered to permanently delete any copies of it from its systems.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:53:00 +1200
School board charged after death of student on trip
A Hamilton school board of trustees has pleaded not guilty to charges relating to the death of a student on a school trip early last year.

New Zealand Top Stories

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:55:44 GMT
Tokyo Olympics live: New Zealand to race Australia for team pursuit bronze medal
It's NZ v Australia for a medal as the trans-Tasman rivalry is renewed in the men's team pursuit.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:41:33 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Sweary Chinese badminton player angers South Korea
Chen Qingchen's foul-mouthed outburst during a women's double match between the two nations has led to a formal complaint and charges of unsporting behaviour.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:16:10 GMT
Teaching young people to resist the pull of perfectionism
The unforgiving scrutiny of young lives on social media is having tragic consequences.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:05:00 GMT
Free Guy, Pig, The Suicide Squad, Netflix's Vivo among August's must see movies
Ryan Reynolds returns to the spotlight, Nicolas Cage stars opposite a kunekune and a couple of international festival faves make their Kiwi debut.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 07:51:26 GMT
UN's Fiji medical evacuation flight unfair, says human rights advocate
"This virus has really shown us that it is the privileged who matter, and the poor and underprivileged don't," says Shamima Ali.

New Zealand World