26 Jul 2013

The Week in Review - week ending 26 July 2013

From The Week In Review, 6:00 pm on 26 July 2013

A review of the week's news including : Defence Force pleads guilty to ensuring safety of soldier who died on training exercise,plans to restrict some types of home loans could undermine financial stability,some insurers refuse to issue new policies in wake of earthquake in Wellington and Marlborough,concern over safety of some buildings in Wellington CBD,veterans from protest at Muroroa Atoll seek answers from government on continuing health problems,price of rental properties in Auckland rising less than in the rest of the country, 18 carved poles unveiled as part of redevelopment of Civic Square in Hawkes Bay, workers at tobacco factory lose their free cigarettes,general public not permitted to see gory movie starring Elijah Wood,increase in number of breeding pairs of endangered Kokako,mince and cheese wins in the annual pie awards,tickets snapped up for All Blacks training games and annual rich list revealed.