Defiant Cunliffe turns on Key – TVNZ

Stuff.co.nz Defiant Cunliffe turns on KeyTVNZA defiant David Cunliffe appears to have survived the most testing 24 hours of his leadership so far. Senior MPs today stood behind the embattled Labour Party leader in a show of unity. And Mr Cunliffe is challenging Prime Minister John Key to put up any …Cunliffe rallies support from his colleagues3News NZNational denies dirty tricks campaign against CunliffeNew Zealand HeraldCunliffe...

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Police apprehend fugitive after months – Newstalk ZB

Police apprehend fugitive after monthsNewstalk ZBA man who’s been on the run from police in Auckland for several months has been captured. Michael Hindman was wanted for breaching his release conditions. The 55 year old was arrested in Glen Eden this afternoon after members of the Armed Offenders …Paroled killer gassed outStuff.co.nzMurderer on run found in AucklandRadio New ZealandWanted man arrested after months on the...

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Pilot prepares for risky mission to help Kiwi kayaker – TVNZ

MSN NZ News Pilot prepares for risky mission to help Kiwi kayakerTVNZA Taupo pilot is preparing to make a dangerous attempt to drop desperately needed supplies to a New Zealand tran-Tasman kayaker. Scott Donaldson left Australia in April attempting to become the first person to kayak solo across the Tasman. But about 15 …Rescue pilot to drop supplies to kayakerRadio New ZealandMission to rescue stranded kayakerNewstalk...

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Relations with US 'won't hinder' UN bid – Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand Relations with US ‘won’t hinder’ UN bidRadio New ZealandPrime Minister John Key says New Zealand’s closer relations with the United States are unlikely to hinder the country’s bid for a non-permanent seat on the United Nations’ Security Council. Mr Key was in New York lobbying for New Zealand’s bid for a seat in …Key in Washington as US edges closer to Iraq action3News...

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Child abuse bill passes into law – New Zealand Herald

Newstalk ZB Child abuse bill passes into lawNew Zealand HeraldA law change aimed at improving the protection of children at risk of abuse or neglect, including stronger vetting of adults who work with children, has passed into law with broad support in Parliament. The Vulnerable Children Bill passed its final stage by 105 …Vulnerable children’s bill passedRadio New ZealandLegislation passed to protect childrenNewstalk...

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