9 Nov 2012

Week In Review for 9 November 2012

From The Week In Review, 6:00 pm on 9 November 2012

A review of the week's news, including... a rise in unemployment rate to a 13-year high, the Government's response to the Pike River Mine disaster report's findings will determine how well the victim's families can move on according to Greymouth's Anglican minister, a moment's silence in court in memory of the high profile defence lawyer, Greg King, The Government appears to be facing an uphill struggle to achieve cross party consensus on proposed changes to MMP, an unseasonal frost has hit Central Otago vineyards which could affect Pinot Noir prices, a poisons expert considers the recent mysterious deaths of young western women in South East Asia and scientists have been able to glean a unique insight into a rare species of whale, after two washed up on a New Zealand beach.