Sydney air quality beyond 'hazardous' as bushfire smoke chokes CBD
The Sydney CBD is barely visible from much of the city as a thick smoke haze from the bushfires chokes large parts of NSW, with health experts warning those with medical conditions to stay inside.
© 2019 RadioNZ 5:25pm RBNZ steps up BNZ supervision after capital calculation breaches
The Reserve Bank says it has stepped up its supervisory monitoring of Bank of New Zealand after identifying weaknesses in the bank's capital calculation processes. RBNZ says it's also applying "precautionary adjustments" to BNZ's capital requirements, inc
© 2019 sharechat.co.nz 5:25pm Mum who had traumatic birth in ambulance critical of SDHB
A Southland woman is not assured that rural women are receiving adequate care.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 5:25pm Two men arrested after 'aggravated robbery' of Auckland store
A third man is still being sought by police for his part in the robbery.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 5:25pm It's not a vote, says NZTA, as SH6 petition collects 17,000 signatures
Petition power limited, as signatures delivered to MP on side of road, where drivers are still doing 100kmh. For now.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 5:25pm Role of 'Mr X' cited in failed appeal by Fleet killer
Murderer argued a juror attending an antenatal class 14 years earlier with victim's mum should void his conviction.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 5:25pm Browns defender Myles Garrett appealing indefinite NFL suspension for helmet thuggery
Myles Garrett's indefinite suspension for his part in helmet-swinging brawl to be heard this week.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 5:25pm Teen lotto winner Michael Carroll who won $31 million now works 7 days a week as a delivery man
When Michael Carroll hit the jackpot, he was a teenage rubbish collector with a baby on the way.The 19-year-old, originally from Norfolk in the UK, won an incredible £9,736,131 ($31 million NZD at the time) on the National Lottery...
© 2019 NZ Herald 5:25pm MPs scrap ban on use of Parliament TV footage
MPs have agreed to suspend a rule banning the use of official Parliament TV footage for political advertising.
© 2019 RadioNZ 4:45pm