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Mortgage rates on the rise as OCR lifted again

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A major bank has signalled higher home loan rates following the Reserve Bank's announcement of another rise in the Official Cash Rate.

Updated 36 minutes ago

New food safety council set up

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The Government has established a new food safety council to give it independent advice on food safety and risks. The Green Party said the new council is not in fact independent.

Updated 36 minutes ago

Young soldiers experience Gallipoli

Trenches reconstructed at Canakkale on the site of the Battle of Chunuk Bair.

The leader of New Zealand's contingent at Gallipoli for Anzac Day services says the 34 young military people attending them will gain a sense of empathy for what their forebears went through.

Updated 5 minutes ago

Google adds 'time travel' feature

The Crowne Plaza Hotel in 2008.

Google has launched a new feature that allows users of its Google Maps website to travel back in time.

Updated 36 minutes ago