Brokers’ Picks: The hot stocks to watch in 2021

It’s been a rollercoaster of a year for investors on the local sharemarket but – despite the big Covid-19 plunge in March and April – it looks set to end with the NZX-50 well in the black. For those picking

Watch live: WorkSafe reveals charges in Whakaari/White Island tragedy

WorkSafe New Zealand will reveal details relating to its investigation into the Whakaari/White Island eruption disaster. The charges relate to the tragedy that claimed 22 lives in last December’s eruption. WorkSafe chief executive Phil Parkes confirmed charges have been laid

Watch: Beekeeper puts hand into middle of bee swarm

A beekeeper has put his hand into a swarm of hundreds of bees to urge people to think twice about killing the flying insects. Auckland beekeeper Dave Grant is on a mission to save bees from extermination. He has posted

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Want to get The Morning by email? Here’s the sign-up. Good morning. It’s Election Day, and we have advice about how to watch the results come in. After a presidential campaign like no other, Election Day is finally here. If

Five things to watch as Democrats kick-off national convention

Michelle Obama, Bernie Sanders headline opening night of four-day event defining Democrats’ election message. The Democratic Party convenes on Monday night amid the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual, made-for-television event designed to appeal to the broad centre of American politics.