Additional name released following Christchurch earthquake
Additional name released following Christchurch
Police have today confirmed the
identity of a further person who died in the Christchurch
Hiroko TAMANO, 43 (female), from Japan.
This brings the total number of names released to 171.
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On The Reserve Bank And Auckland Housing
The ‘crisis – what crisis?’ response by the government to the Auckland housing price bubble is no longer acceptable.
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