05:25 Dozens of firefighters were needed to battle a large scrub fire on Christchurch's Port Hills early this morning.
05:23 Labour leader Andrew Little's Healthy Homes bill takes a major step to becoming law passing its first reading in Parliament, 61 votes to 60
23:43 A fire has been raging across a 1000sm area of the Port Hills in Christchurch tonight.
20:57 The death of Ian Walter White, 58, whose body was found yesterday at his Rotorua home, is being treated as suspicious by police.
16:11 The number of people looking for work is up despite thousands more jobs being created. Official figures put the unemployment rate at 5.7%.
Mon, 12 Mar 2012
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