Mines expert from America calls Mitch Harris to talk Pike River

A fascinating call to Mitch Harris from Jim, an American who has been around the world working in mines. He shares his thoughts on Pike River.

5 hours ago

'Did National do the best for the Pike River families?' - Mitch Harris

Night Talk - opening comments, Thursday 19th April. Tonight: Andrew Little takes the lead and shows John Key how to respect the Pike River families.

6 hours ago

'Range of emotions' for families re-entering Pike River mine

A significant step has been taken for Pike River re-entry as families got as close to their loved ones as they have been since the 2010 disaster.

9 hours ago

NZ Falcons take Israel Folau scandal in stride

The New Zealand Falcons, the country’s national gay and inclusive rugby team, have received a wave of support following Folau's anti-gay comments.


Diplomatic immunity goes back thousands of years - expert

An EU diplomat has skipped the country after owing a landlord thousands of dollars. An international relations expert weighs in.


Bouncing back after a major financial setback

A financial setback like losing a job can take a toll on the best of us, but there are ways to make it less stressful.


New Zealand’s trade ties with Asia to appeal to the EU – expert

New Zealand will be talking up its growing trade links with Asia in its talks for a free trade agreement with Europe, one expert says.