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2,500 junior doctors from around the country went on strike today in protest of long working hours. Checkpoint spoke to doctors on strike in Auckland and Christchurch. Video, Audio
Junior Doctors walked off wards in hospitals around the country today in a 48-hour strike over rosters. Our Health Correspondent Karen Brown reports. Video, Audio
Striking doctor says he and his colleagues are worried their current working hours are far too long and put patients' lives in danger. Audio
Minister of Health Jonathan Coleman says he is confident people needing urgent care will recieve it despite 48-hour junior doctor strike. Audio
Junior doctors have walked off the job at hospitals around the country in a strike against punishing rosters. Our health correspondent Karen Brown has the latest. Audio
District health boards say bullying of junior doctors who intend to strike is wrong and they'll take action on any cases they hear about. Audio
Junior doctors go on strike for 48 hours a fortnight from today.They are demanding safer rosters and safer hours. All 20 district health boards will be affected. Audio
A planned strike by air traffic controllers in New Caledonia has prompted the cancellation of several flights tomorrow.
A number of New Caledonian unions have distanced themselves from calls for a general strike on Thursday.
Workers at Auckland's largest bus company are threatening to strike next Friday, potentially affecting tens of thousands of commuters.
A colourful portrait of Blackball, told from the vantage point of 1975 - four years after the government closed The Paparoa Mine at Roa. With the great days of coal gone, the inhabitants of this West… Audio
Hundreds of Auckland health workers, including some emergency staff, will strike this week after negotiations on how to extend weekend services came to a halt.
Department of Conservation (DOC) staff say they feel undervalued by management and will take limited industrial action this week. More than three-quarters of the department's 2000 staff plan to…
Some health workers who provide radiation treatment to cancer patients are going on strike today. Audio