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Air New Zealand weighing passengers before flying

Wed, 31 May 2023 11:35:07 GMT

The airline says it is required to know the average weight of everything on board to improve fuel efficiency.

People urged to cash in unused energy bill support vouchers

Tue, 30 May 2023 23:01:20 GMT

Households with prepayment meters need to claim full support for bills before the 30 June deadline.

Sackler family wins immunity from opioid lawsuits

Wed, 31 May 2023 16:07:58 GMT

The wealthy owners of Purdue Pharma will be protected in exchange for a multi-billion dollar settlement.

ArrDee: Alcohol adverts featuring rapper banned by watchdog

Tue, 30 May 2023 23:01:38 GMT

The regulator said the advert for Litty Liqour was "likely to encourage excessive consumption of alcohol".

Elon Musk: Tesla boss on first China trip in over three years

Wed, 31 May 2023 05:17:12 GMT

The multi-billionaire has not yet publicly commented on the visit, which comes amid US-China tensions.