Rio Tinto charged with fraud by US authorities
The mining giant also paid £27m to UK regulators for breaching rules when buying African coal assets.
© 2017 BBCWorld 9:55pm Weight-loss blogger Simone Anderson opens up about gang rape for 'me too' campaign
A Kiwi weight-loss blogger has revealed her brutal gang rape in an attempt to show other women they are not alone in their experiences of sexual abuse.Simone Anderson, who famously lost 92kg and documented her journey to her 300,000...
© 2017 NZ Herald 8:45pm Final two complainants testify in Hamilton masseur trial
Six women have given evidence against a Hamilton massage therapist who they allege indecently assaulted them.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 5:55pm Multiple arrests in Manawatu police crime crackdown
A 10-month police operation to crack down on crime in ManawatÅ« has resulted in multiple arrests, with more expected.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 5:05pm Family's sacrifice helps keep fraudster out of jail
A family's extraordinary offer to pay over $100,000 in reparation for a former kÅhanga reo worker who defrauded the funds has been the difference between jail and home detention.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 2:35pm Jury deliberations begin in Taranaki sex case
A jury has begun its deliberations in a Taranaki sex case in which it is alleged a man abused three young complainants more than 10 years ago.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 2:35pm Lundy jury 'drowning in a sea of science'
The jury at Mark Lundy's retrial were drowning in a sea of science, his lawyers have told the Court of Appeal.
© 2017 RadioNZ 2:05pm Rape-accused describes complainant as 'crazy, evil woman'
One of the two men accused of raping an intoxicated woman in a Tauranga motel room told a jury that he was the victim of a false allegation by "a crazy, evil woman".Mark Arona, 40, and his associate, Peter John Chambers, 42, are...
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