A high-profile, pro-fat nutrition advisor says the key to reducing type-two diabetes lies in a special eight-point plan, centred around reducing sugar consumption. Teuila Fuatai speaks to Professor Grant Schofield about his latest research.
A Chinese company trying to get visas for nearly 200 workers from China for a waterfront hotel build in Auckland is under attack from unions over its tactics.
In an effort to chip away at New Zealand’s “40,000” homeless, the Labour-led Government has announced a raft of new state house building projects - with about 240 new homes due to be completed over the next two years.
The 2017 Child Poverty Monitor shows a slight reduction in the number of children living in New Zealand’s poorest households, but Children’s Commissioner Judge Andrew Becroft says much more needs to be done, Teuila Fuatai reports.