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A damning review has found that Oranga Tamariki is a "weak, disconnected and unfit" agency - and the Government says it will cease the controversial tactic of child uplifts.
All Blacks prepare for second test against South Africa. Video / allblacks.com
The National Party wants nationwide lockdowns to be "a last resort" once 70 to 75 per cent of the eligible population is fully vaccinated - and border restrictions to ease for the fully vaccinated when coverage hits 85 per cent.
Market Watch: The October curse - what's worrying investors this year. Video / NZ Herald
PM Jacinda Ardern has announced new travel rules for leaving Auckland plus more MIQ spots, meanwhile the police commissioner has warned the leader of Destiny Church about a planned protest leading to an enforcement response by police. Video / NZ Herald
Auckland Mayor Phil Goff slams 'idiot' Brian Tamaki over his lockdown protest plan, saying it risks undermining the region's big sacrifices. Video / Newstalk ZB
PM Jacinda Ardern and Dr Ashley Bloomfield respond to Destiny Church leader Brian Tamaki’s plans for an anti-lockdown protest rally. Video / Pool
Kylie Legg of Massey University shares details of the fitness programme she's created specifically for jockeys, while Racing Chaplain Andrew McKerrow shares his observations on mental fitness. Video / LOVERACING.NZ
PM Jacinda Ardern responds to reports her 1pm Covid-19 live streams are being swarmed by anti-vax misinformation. Video / Pool
The Chiefs have announced a new coaching structure, with Clayton McMillan as Head Coach, and Warren Gatland taking a broader position as Director of Rugby.
Who comes out on top in asking the PM the first question? Video / Bob McCoskrie via YouTube
All Blacks Fullback Jordie Barrett tells the story of his game winning kick.
Family relief, joy: Missing women found after a day and a half in the bush. Video / Hayden Woodward
ZM's Clint Roberts for The 90% Project. Video / NZ Herald