Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 12 September

By Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne, Online News - Rereātea, Wikitōria Day

Rereātea brings you the latest news live from the Māori Television newsroom.

Today Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne and Wikitōria Day take you through the top stories of the day:

  • The American government has given the tribe of Standing Rock Sioux a temporary victory after they announced that it would not authorize any further construction of the $3.8 billion pipeline, a short while after a federal judge ruled to keep it going. 
  • A wide range of books have been named as finalists in Massey University's Ngā Kupu Ora Awards: Celebrating Māori Books and Journalism.
  • We continue our coverage of our Olympians at this year's Paraolympics in Rio.