Sarah Robson, Social Issues Reporter@firstname.lastname@example.org More than 100 children in Oranga Tamariki care were harmed in the three months to March – and three-quarters of them were Māori. There were 154 findings of harm involving 103 children in the latest Safety of Children in Care report. Photo: 123RF The Ministry for Children has
Laura Dooney, Reporter@email@example.com Young netball players up and down New Zealand got up well before their alarms yesterday morning to see the Silver Ferns win their first World Cup in 16 years. Upper Hutt College netball players Grace Allan, Ariana Tata, and Onslow College players Ella Taylor, Emma Brown Photo: RNZ / Laura Dooney
Experts say cigarette butts are the biggest pollutant caused by humans, as found in a new study. The study, published in the journal of Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, was led by Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) in the UK. It says about 4.5 trillion butts are littered across the globe each year.