Over 100 protestors gathered outside the University of Waikato to oppose proposed changes that would see the University's Faculty of Māori and Indigenous studies lose its status and be placed under the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. Students say it's a breach of the Treaty of Waitangi.
Every day Dave Letele is helping Māori and Pacific Island families live a healthy life by teaching them to eat the right foods and providing fitness programmes. His efforts over the years haven't gone unnoticed with the former boxer been nominated for the title of 2019 New Zealander of the Year award.
Taranaki iwi are calling for a full audit of where firefighting foam has been used in their region. The call comes after 'elevated levels' of contamination from a chemical used in the foam was found in eels in two south Taranaki streams.
Round 23 of the NRL Telstra Premiership is getting under way with the Warriors sitting at seventh place. Coach Stephen Kearney has been working hard on strategies to keep his team in the top eight of the competition.
Cliff Curtis won’t be putting his name forward to play the next James Bond henchman after a search was launched last month for a Māori actor to star in the new 007 film.