Iain Henderson's "magical feet" will allow him to unlock as well as bulldoze international defences, according to Jamie Heaslip. Ulster back-five forward Henderson slots in for hamstring injury victim ...
A Bay of Plenty sailor thought he'd gone back in time when his catamaran almost struck what appeared to be a World War II-era sea mine off the Auckland coast."I thought I was seeing things ... I thought they ... FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald
A High Court judge has ruled that local authorities have the legal right to fluoridate drinking water.Anti-fluoride group New Health New Zealand had sought a judicial review of the South Taranaki District Council's decision to add... FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald
Kiwi boxer Brice Ritani-Coe will return to New Zealand next week to face charges of cultivating cannabis and failing to appear in court.The US-born heavyweight left New Zealand in January, 2008, to dodge sentencing, after he pleaded... FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald
An Afghan who claimed he had been kidnapped and tortured by members of the Taliban after working as an interpreter for Kiwi troops has been denied asylum in New Zealand.The 27-year-old, known only as Hamid, was reported to be ... FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald
Anxious Great Barrier Island conservationists have lobbied Auckland Council to secure the pest-free future of an historic island sanctuary which has been listed for sale. The property, Glenfern Sanctuary FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald
Scientists hoping to boost marine life and water quality in the Hauraki Gulf are buoyed by the instant success of a trial to re-establish mussel beds on the seafloor.Seven tonnes of live greenlipped mussels dumped in separate plots... FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald