Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, dies at 99

04/09/2021

LONDON — Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that both defined and constricted his life, has died, Buckingham Palace said Friday. He was 99. His life spanned nearly […]

Video shows row over fishing at Gulf Harbour Marina

04/08/2021

The actions of men who took a “domesticated” fish from a popular Auckland marina have been described as “callous” – but marina bosses say they are powerless to act. Video appeared online of a confrontation between fishermen and outraged marina users at Gulf Harbour Marina […]

Twitter slaps ban on reposting ex-US President Donald Trump’s old tweets

04/08/2021

Twitter has banned everyone from reposting former US president Donald Trump's old tweets. The social media site permanently suspended the Republican's account for allegedly glorifying violence after his supporters raided the Capitol in January. The US's National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) tried to make […]