By Maggie Tait of NZPA
Wellington, Nov 26 NZPA - Court cells can be used to temporarily house prisoners, under a bill passed by Parliament today.
The Government introduced the Corrections (Use of Court Cells) Amendment Bill under urgency and passed it through all its stages.
Wellington Nov 25 NZPA - Turners and Growers chairman Tony Gibbs says he rejects as "hysterical" concerns that his company has "colluded" with foreign powers in its bid to break Zespri International's control of exports outside Australasia.
By Ian Llewellyn of NZPA
Wellington, Nov 12 NZPA - The United States will be very cautious towards attempts by Pacific rim nations to liberalise trade in the region, Finance Minister Bill English said today.