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Weekend Life: In case you missed Sunday

Here's a look back at Weekend Life with Trudi Nelson for Sunday, June 24th, 2018.

24/06/2018

Animal rights group SAFE walks out of Govt-led hui

Animal rights group SAFE has been criticised for walking about of a Government-led hui.

23/06/2018

Mark Sainsbury’s petition for elderly surpasses 2,000 signatures

Support for his cause keeps rolling in.

23/06/2018

Police chases must stop, says top lawyer

Should police completely cease chases of offenders over minor incidents?

22/06/2018

Government is ‘suffering from backfire’ – Mark Richardson

Mark Richardson has used an analogy for the "mechanical-minded" to describe the Government's current political strategy.

22/06/2018

Stay-at-home dad Clarke Gayford praised by Helen Clark

Former Prime Minister Helen Clark has praised current Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford after the arrival of their baby.

22/06/2018

Finance Minister says there’s no more money for nurses

Finance Minister Grant Robertson has ruled out giving district health boards more funding so they can offer nurses a better pay deal.

22/06/2018

US withdrawal from UN unlikely, though rulebook is out - Helen Clark

Former Prime Minister Helen Clark has a thing or two to say about the US pulling out of the UN Human Rights Council.

21/06/2018

Dairy design basically ‘advertising’ to criminals

An urban designer says New Zealand needs to change the design of the shops to make them less appealing to criminals.

21/06/2018

'Trump does not believe in liberal internationalism' - Paul Buchanan

Tonight on Night talk, Mitch Harris throws out some somewhat controversial topics, and we hear your views.

21/06/2018

Softened foreign buyers ban will help increase housing numbers - expert

Bernard Hickey believes the new foreign buyers ban will do good for New Zealand's housing market.

20/06/2018

Government softens foreign buyer ban

The new rules have been applauded by Property Council and investors.

20/06/2018

Has New Zealand reached ‘peak booze’?

One expert believes so.

20/06/2018

"I just thought it was tacky" - Mitch Harris

Tonight on Night talk, Mitch Harris throws out some hot new topics, and we hear your views.

20/06/2018

US border patrols denying asylum seekers

A change in policy on the US-Mexican border has seen more than 2000 children separated from their parents.

19/06/2018

Maori and Pasifika principals face racism at work – survey

Maori and Pasifika heads of primary schools often face racism at work, a survey reveals.

19/06/2018

Govt has 'put everything on the table' for nurses' pay - Health Minister

Health Minister David Clark says the Government has reached its limit for nurses' pay, despite Winston Peters saying the Government could do better.

19/06/2018

Expert predicts Trump’s trade war could hurt New Zealand

Trade expert Charles Finny has admitted he's keeping a watchful eye over a spat between China and the US in case of possible impacts on New Zealand.

19/06/2018

Govt can’t fix everything, including nurses' pay, overnight – Peters

"The new Government's come in, and perhaps the expectations that we've given them are too high."

19/06/2018

Nurses and DHBs head to mediation table after offer rejected

Nurses have voted to reject the latest pay offer from New Zealand's District Health Boards.

18/06/2018

Nurses will 'absolutely' reject pay offer

Nurses appear set to reject the Government's pay offer and go on strike next month.

18/06/2018

Pike River re-entry 'by the end of this year' - Little

Pike River Minister Andrew Little says re-entry into the mine by the end of the year is likely.

18/06/2018

Not all conservation land is worth protecting from mining - Bridges

Simon Bridges says National would have no problem approving coal mining on conservation land.

18/06/2018

National Party disappointed with Justice Minister

National’s Justice spokesperson Mark Mitchell says when an offender is caught, they should be sent straight to prison for rehabilitation.

18/06/2018

'They tend to attack the messenger' - Nicky Hager

Nicky Hager is back in the news this week after police apologised to him for a raid on his home in 2014.

17/06/2018

Weekend Life: In case you missed Saturday

In case you missed it, here's a look back at the best bits from Weekend Life with Carly Flynn for Saturday, June 16th, 2018.

16/06/2018

Farmers not complying with NAIT will be prosecuted – Damien O’Connor

Non-compliance, according to Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor, is no longer an option now.

16/06/2018

The Long Lunch: In case you missed it

In case you missed it here are some of our favourite bits from The Long Lunch with Trudi Nelson in for Wendyl Nissen on Friday June 15th, 2018.

15/06/2018

David Clark should be hauled in front of Prime Minister - Jami-Lee Ross

While he wouldn't go as far as to say Dr Clark should be sacked, Mr Ross said he needs to be hauled in front of the PM for a stern talking to.

15/06/2018

David Clark allegations ‘a mountain out of a mole hill’ – Phil Twyford

Housing Minister Phil Twyford has defended the Health Minister after a voicemail suggests he tried to gag DHB staff from talking about Middlemore.

15/06/2018

Experts considering 3 options to re-enter Pike River drift

Experts are meeting in Greymouth to decide on the best of 3 options mooted to re-enter the drift at Pike River Mine.

14/06/2018

Shane Jones 'entitled' to share his opinion of Fonterra

Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor won't be demanding an apology from Shane Jones, after the NZ First MP's Fonterra-flogging tirade.

14/06/2018

Prisoners may have to sleep on the floor – Kelvin Davis

Prisoners sleeping on mattresses on the floor wouldn't be "the best" situation, but could be a possibility.

14/06/2018

Judith Collins: It's the bad tenants who should move

Housing New Zealand is considering allowing anti-social tenants stay put and moving neighbours away to solve community problems.

13/06/2018

The Long Lunch: In case you missed it

In case you missed it, here are some of our favourite bits from The Long Lunch Wednesday June 13th.

13/06/2018

World is safer following Singapore Summit - expert

Otago University's Robert Patman told The AM Show the meeting was the first step in the process of denuclearisation.

13/06/2018

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff blindsided by letter of no confidence

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says he hasn't received a letter of no confidence, and found it "odd" to read about it in the news Wednesday morning.

13/06/2018

Judith Collins pledges to do her ‘very best’ to overturn foreign buyer ban

Judith Collins says if she becomes Housing Minister, she'll do her best to reverse the Overseas Investment Amendment Bill.

08/06/2018

No compensation for landlords affected by meth guidelines

The Prime Minister has confirmed there will be no compensation for those who spent money cleaning up their homes.

06/06/2018

New meth test levels expose system 'rorting'

A new report suggests there is no evidence that residue left behind in homes by meth smoking is a health issue.

29/05/2018