Lisa Carrington’s latest big race: Saving the kiwi

New Zealand’s most successful Olympian is using her star-power to save another national icon: the kiwi. Fresh from a triple-gold medal haul at Tokyo, champion kayaker Lisa Carrington has signed up to become a Save the Kiwi ambassador – a role that’ll see her highlighting the plight of our cherished, flightless namesake, to bring it […]

Covid 19 coronavirus: Fiji cases surge by 1220 in a day

By RNZ Fiji has recorded 1220 new cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours. It is the largest number of cases in a single day since the latest outbreak began in April. Even before the latest figures were announced, Fiji had the highest number of cases per capita in the world. There were another five deaths […]

Opinion | The Weight-Loss Industry Is Coming for Our Post-Lockdown Bodies

Perhaps you’ve heard someone bemoan the “quarantine 15” that they’ve gained during lockdown, or their struggles to “flatten the curve” of a body that looks different after a year inside. It was inevitable. The pandemic has made us more sedentary, and many of us have sought comfort in eating. We are languishing, as Adam Grant […]