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Sports Bodies Urged To Consider Needs Of Migrants

Sports Bodies Urged To Consider Needs Of Migrants

Sports codes should consider the needs of migrants if they want to attract players and supporters, says a new report by sociologist Professor Paul Spoonley.

District Health Board Continually Looking At Improvements

Hawke's Bay District Health Board is continually looking at improving systems and processes to reduce the risk of adverse events.

Sowing The Seeds For A Better Future Brings Award

Waitakere City Council's efforts in developing a new threatened species policy designed to protect endangered plants on public land is one initiative that helped win it a prestigious award from the New Zealand Plant Conservation Network.

New Ethical Guidelines For Clinical Trials

New ethical guidelines for clinical trials and related types of health research have been developed to help ensure these studies are ethically sound and protect the interests of participants.

Student Admits Forging Driver Licences

Student Admits Forging Driver Licences

Auckland, Nov 30 NZPA - A Cambodian student pleaded guilty in North Shore District Court to forging scores of drivers' licences.

Marcus Lim, 17, admitted one charge of forging a drivers' licence, and a new charge of forging 150 drivers' licences.

Second Attempt To Visit Erebus Crash Site Aborted

Second Attempt To Visit Erebus Crash Site Aborted

Wellington, Nov 30 NZPA - Family of the victims of the Erebus Air New Zealand DC10 crash 30 years ago in Antarctica return home later today without being able to visit the crash site.

Justice Ministry Staff Return To Striking

Justice Ministry Staff Return To Striking

Wellington, Nov 30 NZPA - Ministry of Justice staff from courts and tribunals resumed strike action today after pay talks last week failed.

Height Of Hamilton's Claudelands Arena To Be Visible In New Year

Height Of Hamilton's Claudelands Arena To Be Visible In New Year

Things are starting to take shape at Claudelands, with the concrete framework for the facility's new indoor arena currently going up and the large roof steel due to be installed early in the new year.

Missing Tramper Found

A 78-year-old tramper who was reported missing yesterday in northern Hawke's Bay has been found safe and well.

Kiwi Aids Worker Encourages New Zealanders To Do Something About The Epidemic On World Aids Day

Kiwi Aids Worker Encourages New Zealanders To Do Something About The Epidemic On World Aids Day

Everybody can do something on World AIDS Day (Tuesday, December 1) to help victims of the AIDS epidemic affecting nations such as Uganda. That's the message from Nicola Manners; a former Tauranga resident, now a caregiver at Watoto Babies' Bulrushes home in Kampala.