Kiwis working longer hours has dropped significantly, according to Statistics New Zealand. The proportion of employed people working 50 hours or more per week dropped to 20 per cent last year. The number is down […]
A total of 325,439 people attended the ICC Cricket World Cup. New Zealand hosted 24 matches since the tournament began on February 14. Games were played in Auckland, Hamilton, Napier, Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch and Dunedin. The […]
Scammers have made more than a million dollars targeting smartphones and tablets in New Zealand this month. NetSafe is warning Kiwis to watch what apps they’re downloading and to not always trust them – even if […]
An 11-year-old boy has crashed his parents’ car into a truck after a police pursuit in Pukekohe, south of Auckland. Police had just started to follow the car when he sped towards the roundabout on […]
A man has drowned in a swimming pool at a James Bond-themed swingers party in Hertfordshire. The 35-year-old was in the pool with several others, before being spotted by another guest at the bottom of the […]
Newsbeat news bulletin presented by student journalist Ezra Woods.
Two engineering students from George Mason University have developed a new way to extinguish fire – with low 30-60 Hertz bass frequencies. It sounds like something from the movies, but scientists have been working on […]
New Zealand Occupational Safety and Health’s (OSH) new regulations were in force during a recent marae visit. A group of 19 students from the NZ Radio Training School (NZRTS) attended an overnight stay at Te Tahawai Marae […]
Newsbeat news bulletin presented by student journalist Keren Cook.