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World-first climate action in NZ's top court
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case against some of New Zealand's biggest polluters in what some describe as judicial activism
Chipping away at childhood obesity
Researchers are making some headway tackling a problem that New Zealand has a shameful record in - childhood obesity.
A bridge not far enough for Auckland
We're back to where we were in 1969 when it comes to easing congestion over Auckland's harbour
The music wars that muted TikTok
The ripples of a war in the music industry spread far further than just ruining Gen Alpha's TikTok time.
Kane Williamson, king of the cricket pitch
Kane Williamson is the world's number one batsman right now, but what he brings to the Black Caps is worth far more than runs on the board.
The investment fund aiming to fix the housing crisis
A $90 million housing fund promises to tackle the Bay of Plenty's housing crisis
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