Millions of people flock to the Louvre Museum, often to see one thing: the Mona Lisa. But many leave the Leonardo da Vinci painting feeling underwhelmed - why? Well mainly because of those huge crowds.
A new Deepfake video has been made appearing to show British Prime Minister Boris Johnson endorsing his rival Jeremy Corbyn - the video showcasing how dangerous Deepfakes can be for political messaging.
What's the most embarrassing thing one of your parents has done? You may remember earlier this year there was a story about a mother who was shocked to be told she couldn't breastfeed her son in the shallow end of a pool in Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre in Kilbirnie. Now Wellington City Council has confirmed that it will indeed ban mothers from breastfeeding babies in the pools. Moving the Port out of Auckland to near Whangarei and creating Northport would be a huge $10 billion plus...
Today the fight against the devastating bushfires in Australia has shifted from New South Wales to Queensland. But in Canberra the heat between politicians continues to rise. Prime Minister Scott Morrison is urging calm, as the blame game over the disastrous blazes escalates. The Tomorrow's Schools changes announced yesterday are said to be the biggest in 30 years. The key point for many is around zones. A new Education Support Agency wil take over zoning and enrolment schemes from the...
Some people are huggers, others not so much. But is hugging at work appropriate or not? A BBC piece says not. Alison Green, creator of a workplace advice column, asks whatever happened to a simple handshake?
An opinion piece on Stuff argues that the government's plan to reduce the number of Maori in prison won't make them safer. The writer says you have to take into account the crime they've been charged with.
The NZ Herald reports that a cyclist caused an uproar after he laid down on four priority seats to take a nap. When approached the cyclist became aggressive and refused to move, hurling abuse at the manager.