13:08 Auckland's Bastion Point is branching out as the venue for a new international flower show in late November next year.
13:06 The suspicious package that forced the closure of Lambton Quay in central Wellington yesterday did not contain any explosive material.
12:48 Fire crews are bracing themselves for a tough slog as the wind begins to pick up in Marlborough's Waikakaho Valley.
12:45 Controversial reforms to the Resource Management Act will be introduced to Parliament next week, but in a substantially watered-down form.
12:31 The Government can introduce proposed legislation to overhaul the Resource Management Act after a deal was struck with the Maori Party.
Fri, 13 Apr 2012
April 13 is celebrate Hitchday, Christopher Hitchens' birthday.
Christopher Hitchens last appearance was to accept the Richard Dawkins award. He's pretty crook but gives it heaps and a lovely and loving intro from Dawkins.