Conspiracy Theorists park car in middle of road to spread misinformation

Conspiracy Theorists park car in middle of road to spread misinformation

A group of Conspiracy Theorists stopped in the middle of the road outside Whangārei Inland Revenue (IRD) to spread misinformation about COVID-19. Captured from a live stream on Conspiracy Theorist Billy Te Kahikas' Facebook page shows a blue Ute park up in the middle of the road on Bank Street....

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Auditor-General asked to investigate Ihumātao funding

Auditor-General asked to investigate Ihumātao funding

The Auditor-General John Ryan has faced comments from political groups ACT and National, who requested that he investigate the funding of Ihumātao. Following the Treasury's concerns, who told the Government to go against using Land for Housing funds, it puts the spotlight onto a failure of promises not kept with...

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Microsoft cloud-based services go offline

Microsoft cloud-based services go offline

On Tuesday morning, a range of Microsoft cloud-based services went offline for a brief period of time. Around 30,000 people reported the downing on DownDetector. Most issues people mentioned were related to logging in. It affected many users worldwide. Microsoft confirmed at around 8:40 am, and there was awareness after...

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2 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

2 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

There are 2 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation, none in the community. The first new case arrived on March 14 from India via the United Arab Emirates. This person tested positive on day 0 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland. The second...

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Car Haulaways Limited fined $270,000 after worker dies from fall

Car Haulaways Limited fined $270,000 after worker dies from fall

In January of 2019, a worker was transporting cars using a trailer that was leased from Car Haulaways Limited. The worker loaded a car onto the trailer's top deck, and while strapping it down, the wired edge protection snapped, and the worker fell three metres to the ground. He later...

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Faeces contaminate Water at Auckland’s Hobson Bay

Faeces contaminate Water at Auckland’s Hobson Bay

Sewage pipes that are a century old and illegal were seeping faeces that contaminated the water at Hobson Bay in Auckland. Around 200,000 units of E.coli was reported in a stream connecting to Hobson Bay during April of 2020. The amount of contamination is far past its water quality standards...

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