Business

Mood of the Boardroom: Labour’s stars take a tumble

Finance Grant Robertson is again the top Cabinet performer in the eyes of CEOs, but his 3.65/5 rating is down on last year’s 4.18/5 result. Chief executives — and key directors — who responded to the 2021 Mood of the Boardroom survey rated the Ministers’ performances on a scale of 1-5 where 1 equals not […]

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US polo star’s spa pool death: Joseph McGirr buried Lauren Biddle’s clothes in act of ‘spiritual reconciliation’

A Christchurch engineer charged with supplying ecstasy to US polo player Lauren Biddle “freaked out” after her sudden death and buried her clothes to “commemorate her life”, a court heard today. And Joseph Douglas McGirr today claimed it was him – and not his good mate Guy Higginson – who tried to save the life […]