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Warning on Christchurch seller's building reports

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 01:08 PM
A warning has gone out to house hunters in Christchurch not to rely on building reports supplied by those selling homes. Read more...

Students walk out of school over truancy comments

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 12:37 PM
More than 100 students walked out of a Hamilton high school this morning in protest after the principal said truants are more likely to wind up being a rape victim. Read more...

Hot compost cause of mystery vapour, police say

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 12:33 PM
The sulpur smell at a Carterton school where 10 pupils fell ill on Friday was from compost at a neighbouring property, police say. Read more...

Jacinda Ardern rejects Trump's call for war on drugs

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 11:25 AM
New Zealand will not be signing the United States' document calling for global action on the war on drugs, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says. Read more...

Classics and not-so-classics Stravinsky and Rachmaninov

Published: Mon 24 Sep 2018 11:12 AM
This last few weeks have brought two contrasting concerts from the NZSO. The first, Stravinsky and Rachmaninov, was at the more demanding end of the standard repertoire, featuring two relatively little-played works by Stravinsky: the Symphonies of Wind ... Read more...

Parasitic and Irrelevant: The University Vice Chancellor

Published: Sun 23 Sep 2018 12:22 PM
They are some of the most remunerated officials of one of Australia’s most importantly lucrative sectors, drawing huge “packages”, as they are termed, for little more than ribbon cutting, attending meetings and overseeing policies that, if implemented, ... Read more...

Logitech Slim Combo iPad Pro keyboard review

Published: Sun 23 Sep 2018 11:31 AM
Logitech's Slim Combo for iPad Pro keyboard is a mixed bag. Its good points are excellent. Its less good features are, well, disappointing. Read more...

Ultra Hub Plus: Vodafone 4G wireless while you wait for fibr

Published: Sun 23 Sep 2018 11:24 AM
New customers signing for Vodafone's home fibre plans can get an Ultra Hub Plus modem as part of the deal . This means they get a connection on the carrier's mobile network straight away. Lucky customers will connect via 4G. Less fortunate ones may have ... Read more...

D-Link Covr review: fails to fix Wi-Fi woes

Published: Sun 23 Sep 2018 11:13 AM
D-Link's NZ$600 Covr attempts to help home users fill Wi-Fi blackspots. I say attempts because the results are hit and miss. Most of the time it misses. Read more...

EliteBook x360 review: secure, tiny business convertible

Published: Sun 23 Sep 2018 11:08 AM
HP's EliteBook x360 1030 G3 is a premium business convertible laptop. It's the kind of upmarket laptop a big company employer might hand you if they think you need portability and flexibility. Read more...
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