8:55 AM.The Girl Guiding Association of the United Kingdom is calling for the compulsory labelling of all airbrushed images of models and celebrities, so young woman are not given unrealistic goals of beauty.
8:16 AM.They're giving it all away: thirty-eight US billionaires have agreed to give at least 50 percent of their wealth to charity in a campaign started by the investor Warren Buffet and the Microsoft… Read moreAudio
7:19 AM.A massive irrigation canal system stretching from the very north of Canterbury to its Otago border is one of the options being considered as a long-term solution to the region's water problems. Audio
6:40 AM.A massive irrigation canal system stretching from the very north of Canterbury to its Otago border is one just one of the options being considered as a long-term solution to the region's water issues.
6:36 AM.The first death of a New Zealand's solider in Afghanistan is raising fears about security in the north of the country, which until now has been widely regarded as one of Afghanistan's safer areas of… Read moreAudio
6:00 AM.Security fears after death of soldier in Afghanistan, Pakistan's army rejects criticisms of flood aid efforts, Huge canal system may solve Canterbury water woes, Ruptured oil well in gulf of Mexico… Read moreAudio