News Content

Probe staff picked; no work slowdown

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 04:30
David Parker. The Otago Regional Council has assigned several staff to assisting a government investigation, but insists crucial water work will not slow down.
Categories: News Content

Prof says military spending comes with independent policy

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 04:30
Robert Patman Spending more than $1billion to buy five new Super Hercules aircraft reflects the price of New Zealand having an independent foreign policy, Prof Robert Patman says.
Categories: News Content

One hospitalised in St Kilda fire

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 19:06
oxford_st_fire_1.jpg FENZ staff attended an incident in Oxford St this evening. Photo: Gregor Richardson One person in a St Kilda house was taken to Dunedin Hospital with minor injuries this afternoon, after fire broke out in the building.
Categories: News Content

'Severe erosion' on Lewis Pass could lead to delays

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 17:32
Photo: Supplied via NZTA Drivers on the South Island's Lewis Pass are being warned to be prepared for delays, as part of the road has been reduced to one lane due to severe erosion.
Categories: News Content

Ben Smith thought his first game for Otago would be his last

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 17:22
In the first of a four part interview with departing Green Is, King's, Otago, Highlanders and All Black legend Ben Smith talks to Paul Dwyer about his early days playing rugby, and the importance of family. 
Categories: News Content

'Most advanced' Dental Clinical Services building opens in Dunedin

The South Today - News Update - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 16:35
June 12, 2019

The University of Otago opened its new Dental Clinical Services building in Dunedin on Tuesday.

The new facility is one of the world's largest and most technologically advanced dental school.

News: Dunedin
Categories: News Content

'Shocking behaviour': Arrest after laser pointed at helicopter

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 16:26
Due to a potential blinding of pilots laser attacks pose a serious threat to aviation safety and pilot health. Photo: Getty Images A man has been arrested after a laser was pointed at an Otago Rescue Helicopter last month.
Categories: News Content

Power out in St Kilda

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 16:20
Parts of St Kilda around Young St are this afternoon without power after an 'unplanned outage'. 
Categories: News Content

Melbourne picked as test site for Uber's flying taxis

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:57
Uber Technologies said it will use Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, as the first international test site for the group's planned flying taxi service.
Categories: News Content

Location of Wanaka maternal hub revealed

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:29
Details of the location of the much anticipated Wanaka maternal and child hub have been revealed by an underfire Southern District Health Board.
Categories: News Content

Farm house destroyed in blaze near Balclutha

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:28
A farm house near Balclutha has been burnt to the ground this afternoon as firefighters in the South continue to be inundated with work.
Categories: News Content

Chch mum told no food unless breastfeeding

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:02
A Christchurch woman is complaining she wasn't offered food while her infant was hospitalised - because she doesn't breastfeed.
Categories: News Content

Bride-to-be reunited with stolen wedding rings

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:02
The bride-to-be was reunited with her rings after police posted on social media. Photo: Police A Southland bride-to-be has been reunited with her thought to be long lost wedding ring set after it was stolen last year.
Categories: News Content

Ben Smith ruled out of Invercargill game

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 14:42
Ben Smith may have played his last game for the Highlanders.
Categories: News Content

Wanaka farm at heart of $39m UK court case

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:52
hurley.jpg Kiwi Hamish Hurley was in a relationship with American millionaire Mandy Gray for six years. They are now battling in court over the ownership of a £20 million ($39m) fortune. Photo: Supplied via NZME A New Zealand physiotherapist accused of being a "gold-digger" is at the centre of a London court battle with his former lover over a £20 million ($39m) fortune.
Categories: News Content

Danish hunter found dead on West Coast named

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:40
south_westland.jpg Police have released the name of the Danish hunter whose body was found in the Karangarua Valley yesterday.
Categories: News Content

Aus insurers chastised over mental health discrimination

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:34
Australian travel insurance companies sold more than 365,000 policies discriminating against people with mental health problems last year, a human rights watchdog probe reveals.
Categories: News Content

Retallick re-signs with the All Blacks - with a catch

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:19
retallick_winning_try_sydney_august_2018_getty.jpg Brodie Retallick has re-signed with NZ Rugby. Photo: Getty Images Brodie Retallick has confirmed he will remain in New Zealand until the end of the 2023 season, extending his contract with the Chiefs and New Zealand Rugby.
Categories: News Content

Protesters storm key road near govt offices

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:15
2019-06-12t010340z_922666523_rc1c1b195630_rtrmadp_3_hongkong-extradition.jpg Britain handed Hong Kong back to China 22 years ago under a "one-country, two-systems" formula, with guarantees that its autonomy and freedoms, including an independent justice system, would be protected. But many accuse China of extensive meddling since then. Photo: Reuters Chaotic scenes have erupted in Hong Kong as thousands of demonstrators stormed a key road next to government offices to protest against a proposed extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial.
Categories: News Content

Blues' bold plan to poach Beauden Barrett

Otago Daily Times News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:13
barrett_and_nonu_getty.jpg All Blacks first-five Beauden Barrett is understood to be close to leaving the Hurricanes for the Blues. Photo: Getty Images All Blacks first-five Beauden Barrett could be about to make a shock move from the Hurricanes to the Blues, a transfer a long time in the making and which would have a huge impact on the fortunes of both franchises.
Categories: News Content

Pages

Subscribe to ALLIED PRESS LIMITED aggregator - News Content