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Are intelligence agencies watching the right people?

Published: Mon 17 Jun 2019 03:55 PM
Insight - New Zealanders who feel they've done nothing wrong have found themselves under surveillance by the state and say they've been left nervous. Meanwhile, some voicing far-right views seem to have been ignored. Are our agencies watching the ... Read more...

Slow visa processing 'hurting employers'

Published: Mon 17 Jun 2019 03:42 PM
As employers grapple with visa delays, Immigration New Zealand is blaming its slow processing times on unforeseen demand. Read more...

Steven Adams won't play for Tall Blacks

Published: Mon 17 Jun 2019 03:32 PM
NBA basketball star Steven Adams won't be playing for the Tall Blacks at this year's World Cup in China. Read more...

Op Burnham Inquiry: GCSB failed to hand emails to IGIS

Published: Mon 17 Jun 2019 03:28 PM
The country's spy agencies failed to provide more than 100,000 internal emails to an inquiry into controversial New Zealand operations in Afghanistan. Read more...

ANZ boss departs under cloud

Published: Mon 17 Jun 2019 12:54 PM
The head of ANZ bank's local operation has left after an investigation into his expenses. Read more...

Freshwater fisheries bill faces further delay

Published: Sun 16 Jun 2019 02:50 PM
A proposed new regulatory regime for freshwater fish management has again been pushed back again. Read more...

DoC lifts predator control as National questions future plan

Published: Sun 16 Jun 2019 02:48 PM
National have questioned whether the Government is committed to the Predator Free 2050 project after it received no new funding in the Budget. Despite this, the Budget does show the Department of Conservation is significantly lifting its targets for ... Read more...

Dept CEOs warned ministers to be cautious over methane

Published: Sun 16 Jun 2019 02:46 PM
Ministers went against the advice of their Climate Change Chief Executives Board and inserted a higher target for biological methane reductions than they recommended. They also rejected advice that in order to build consensus the Climate Change Commission ... Read more...

Julian Assange and the Scales of Justice

Published: Fri 14 Jun 2019 12:56 PM
The Home Secretary of the United Kingdom did his thing, which was little in the way of disagreement. The superpower has issued a request; the retainer would comply. This week, the US Department Justice Department formally sought the extradition of ... Read more...

NZDF's Hercules planes all grounded for maintenance, faults

Published: Thu 13 Jun 2019 05:26 PM
All New Zealand's Hercules C-130s have been grounded because of the need for maintenance or other faults. Read more...
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