There’s been a changing of the guard at the University of the South Pacific in the Cook Islands.
Internal Affairs has done a u-turn on its proposed Rocketman ban, instead rating it R18. The Cook Islands News welcomes the decision and acknowledges officials' willingness to listen to public opinion.
James Talbot has walked the length of New Zealand to raise funds for the Creative Centre. Only now has his family revealed the personal impetus that put an extra spring in his step.
Government infrastructure project managers will be allowed to walk onto private land without prior notice.
The new Infrastructure Act authorises access to privately-owned land, as long as it does not disturb the occupier.
Overseas workers say they are struggling to make ends meet here, living below the minimum wage.