Lake Horrorwhenua (Official Trailer 1) – thisquality ORIGINALS

Lake Horrorwhenua (Official Trailer 1) – thisquality ORIGINALS

Watch a preview of an exclusive upcoming thisquality ORIGINALS episode, revealing the truth behind the most toxic lake in New Zealand which has been run-down by dirty politics.

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Kāpiti Beach Bylaw: Council listens to submission suggestions

Kāpiti Beach Bylaw: Council listens to submission suggestions

The Kāpiti Coast District Council hosted a submission for the nearing Kāpiti Beach Bylaw changes that renews every decade. It needs new ideas to better look after and improve the beach, which secures protection for the next ten years. Around nine people attended with submission ideas and suggestions on fixes...

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Human Rights Commission welcomes calls for change of Organa Tamariki

Human Rights Commission welcomes calls for change of Organa Tamariki

The Human Rights Commission has welcomed calls for a change of Oranga Tamariki’s child uplift system and other aspects of different systems. The Commission says they support the ‘by Māori for Māori’ approach recommended in the second Kuku o te Manawa report, which was released by the Children’s Commissioner Judge...

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Police looking for person after they escaped custody, Hamilton

Police looking for person after they escaped custody, Hamilton

Police are looking for a person after they escaped custody at Hamilton Central Police Station on Anzac Parade on Monday. There will be an increased police presence while a search goes underway to find the person. There is no description of the suspect at this early stage Anyone who sees...

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PM Jacinda Ardern Post-Cabinet press conference

PM Jacinda Ardern Post-Cabinet press conference

PM Jacinda Ardern speaks to press – Post-Cabinet conference.   Image: Jacinda Ardern /Facebook

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PM Jacinda Ardern chats to US President-elect Joe Biden by phone

PM Jacinda Ardern chats to US President-elect Joe Biden by phone

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern has spoken with US President-elect Joe Biden by phone, congratulating him on his elect status win — the US elections are still on-going and the winner has not been declared yet, but, projected. Ardern said in a post on Instagram on Monday that she and...

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2 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

2 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

There are 2 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases in the community. Of today’s new cases, both arrived in New Zealand on 19 November and tested positive at around day 3 of their stay in managed isolation. The first person arrived...

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Man dies after tree falls on him near Paeroa

Man dies after tree falls on him near Paeroa

A man has died after a tree fell on him at a rural property near Paeroa. Police were called to the incident on Rahu Rd at around 11:10 am on Monday. Police remain in attendance and WorkSafe will be advised. Image: Google Maps

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Antarctica NZ continues important Sea Ice project despite COVID-19 complications

Antarctica NZ continues important Sea Ice project despite COVID-19 complications

Antarctica New Zealand has, despite COVID-19 complications, continued and successfully completed an important sea ice project. The Sea Ice Mass Balance Station, which is a special probe measuring the thickness, temperature and ice formation in the sea has been retrieved for the summer period. The probe is usually installed in...

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Inquiry into Christchurch terrorist attack needs solid transparency

Inquiry into Christchurch terrorist attack needs solid transparency

A full inquiry of the Royal Commission into the Christchurch terrorist attack, in a transparent manner, is being asked for public release by the Foundation Against Islamophobia. “We demand that the government act in a transparent manner to publicly release the full Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Terrorist Attack...

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