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Drink Drive Policeman Fined And Disqualified

Wellington, Sept 11 NZPA - A top cop who drove drunk after leaving a police bar was fined a total $1800 and disqualified from driving for nine months on each of two charges when he appeared in Porirua District Court today.

Tisha Lowry Murder Accused Named

Christchurch, Sept 11 NZPA - Jason Paul Somerville is the man charged with the murder of two women whose bodies were found buried beneath his Wainoni Road home.

Name Suppression Lifted On Double Murder Accused

Wellington, Sept 11 NZPA - The Christchurch District Court has lifted suppression orders on the name of a man charged with the murder of his wife and a neighbour who's bodies were found buried beneath his house.

New Cancer Guidelines Help With Early Detection

New Cancer Guidelines Help With Early Detection

GPs now have new national guidelines to help them spot the early signs of cancer.

The Ministry of Health has today launched Suspected Cancer in Primary Care, produced in association with the New Zealand Guidelines Group.

Going Full Throttle For Boy Racers

Going Full Throttle For Boy Racers

A free event running this Labour Weekend is aiming to turn boy racers into the next Scott Dixon.

Full Throttle, an event started by Manukau City Council last year, has millions of dollars worth of cars on show and in action over the three days of Labour Weekend.

Victoria Students Turn Waste Into Resources

Victoria University Architecture students will showcase innovative ideas for transforming waste materials at an exhibition next week.

Police Investigate 11 Month Old Baby's Death

Wellington Police are conducting a thorough investigation into the death of an 11 month old baby, Teegan Tairoa-Wichman.

Inquiries for the investigation will be conducted by Police on behalf of the coroner. These investigations are normal practice for incidents of this nature.

Warehouse Profits At Expense Of Workers During Recession

Warehouse Profits At Expense Of Workers During Recession

The $8 million profit announced by the Warehouse is in stark contrast to the company's attempts to give its workers New Zealand's worst retail employment agreement says the National Distribution Union.

AA Praises NZTA Waterview Connection Decision

AA Praises NZTA Waterview Connection Decision

The AA has praised the NZ Transport Agency Board announcement that it will construct the Waterview Connection as a combined surface and tunnel motorway.

Maori And Pacifika Fashion Show Aims To Help Reduce Breast And Cervical Cancer Rates

Highlighting the importance of breast and cervical cancer screening and celebrating cancer survivors is the theme of Oranga Wahine (the wellbeing of women), a Maori and Pacific Island fashion event being held at the Waitakere City Rugby & Athletic Club rooms at the 'Trusts Stadium' Waitakere