Auckland Woman fined $31,500 for possession of selling edible Bird’s Nests

Auckland Woman fined $31,500 for possession of selling edible Bird’s Nests

An Auckland salesperson has been fined $31,500 for possession of selling unauthorised dry edible bird’s nests. After a Ministry of Primary Industries (MP) investigation, they found the person sold nests through social media channel WeChat. The name of the person selling the nests is 30-year-old Linying Ouyang. Ouyang was sentenced...

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Powerful magnitude 6.8 Earthquake shakes Russia-Mongolia Border

Powerful magnitude 6.8 Earthquake shakes Russia-Mongolia Border

According to EMSC, a magnitude 6.8 earthquake shook Russia's Mongolia Border on Tuesday morning (NZT) — (at 9:32 pm UTC on 11 January 2021). The earthquake was 10km deep and struck about 55 kilometres (34 miles) from the border with Russia, or 288 km (179 mi) southwest of Irkutsk. The...

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Multiple vehicles involved in serious crash, Warkworth

Multiple vehicles involved in serious crash, Warkworth

Emergency services responded to a crash involving multiple vehicles in Warkworth on Tuesday morning. The crash happened on Matakana Road at around 9 am. Initial reports indicate that there was one person in critical condition from the crash. Part of Matakana Road, between Sandspit Road and Sharp Road was closed...

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