New Zealand

Firefighters dose fire in TeAtatu South suburb of Auckland

Firefighters dose fire in TeAtatu South suburb of Auckland

The fire service in Auckland said that firemen dosed a fire on McLeod Road in the suburb of TeAtatu South in Auckland.

Experts call for review of manslaughter law in New Zealand

Experts call for review of manslaughter law in New Zealand

Legal experts in New Zealand have urged the authorities to review the country's manslaughter law after widespread outrage over recent cases involving killers pleading guilty to manslaughter andnot murder. They said that the country's criminal prosecution system require reforms urgently.

Three Yacht crew members saved 500km off New Zealand

Three Yacht crew members saved 500km off New Zealand

A container ship sailing around 500km north of New Zealand were able to save two men and a womanfrom the battered yacht Platino.

Poultry Industry Considers Adopting Ways to Avoid Culling Male Chicks

Poultry Industry Considers Adopting Ways to Avoid Culling Male Chicks

Male chicks are no good for the layer hen industry and that's the reason why a huge number of male chicks are brutally killed every year when they are just one day old.

Thousands gather for the opening day of Coronet Peak

Thousands gather for the opening day of Coronet Peak

Around 2500 people from several places gathered for the opening day of Queenstown's Coronet Peak.

Man shot by police after domestic dispute in Paeroa

Man shot by police after domestic dispute in Paeroa

A 57 year old man was shot by the police after they were called to attend a domestic dispute at a housein the Karangahake Gorge near Paeroa.

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