Covid-19 robbed her of her international food tourism business, so she’s leading food tours in Auckland suburbs

When Mary Taylor started her food tour business 20 years ago, she thought it would be something she’d live happily ever after with. But Covid-19 struck last year, stopping overseas travel and putting the brakes on Taylor’s Food Matters Tours

Meet the minister: Kiritapu Allan – from rural life to conservation

Kiritapu Allan Minister of Conservation, Emergency Management MP for East Coast, Labour Aged 36, Former lawyer, first elected 2017 Referendums: For End of Life Choice Act, For legalising recreational cannabis Fascinating fact: Left school at 16 to work at KFC

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Every day, the DealBook newsletter helps subscribers makes sense of the latest business and policy news. Here are some of the stories in today’s edition: News Corp bids for Simon & Schuster. Rupert Murdoch’s media company, which owns HarperCollins, is

Prince Andrew accuser was a ‘fantasist’ who spun ’tissue of lies’, Ghislaine Maxwell told lawyers

Ghislaine Maxwell told lawyers that Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Roberts Giuffre had spun a “tissue of lies” and was an “awful fantasist”, according to newly-released documents. The comments by the ex-girlfriend of paedophile Jeffrey Epstein appear in a 2016 interview