The Northern Mystics have paid a special tribute to the late Kingi Taurua who passed away two days ago. Ahead of the Auckland franchise match against the Tactix in the ANZ Premiership Netball competition, the team reflected on Mr. Taurua’s daughter Noeline who assisted the club in previous years.
This year marks the 65th year of the Tamararo kapa haka competition in Te Tairāwhiti. One of the 17 teams who took the stage today was Te Hau Kaenga o Ngāti Konohi, one of the oldest teams in the entire competition.
A young Māori woman who suffers from cerebral palsy has had her wheelchair stolen. Jasmine Fraser woke up to find her wheelchair had been taken from outside her home in Kamo on Sunday morning.
Her plight has been felt by local businesses who have come to her aid.
Mana whenua and local supporters of SOUL will take a stand at Ihumātao tomorrow, reinforcing their opposition to Fletcher’s plans to build on their land.
Ngāpuhi tribal leader, and veteran broadcaster Kīngi Eruera Taurua has returned to Te Tii Waitangi Marae from Auckland, where it is widely expected thousands will attend his funeral proceedings.
Tim Shadbolt is one of the country's longest-serving mayors. The Invercargill mayor was arrested twice during the evictions at Bastion Point and today took a trip down memory lane with many other protestors who gathered to commemorate the occasion.
40 years ago today, hundreds of people took a stand against the Crown's plans to create a housing subdivision at Bastion Point. Today many of the protesters who were involved marked a day of reflection.
Former Black Ferns captain is encouraged by the recent announcement that 28 women players will receive semi-professional contracts from the NZRU.
Kurt Baker of Ngāpuhi has been named co-captain with Sione Molia in the All Blacks NZ Sevens men's team as they prepare to head off to the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in London.