Car Fire In Hutt Road
Emergency services are currently
at the scene of a car on fire in the southbound lane of the
Petone to Wellington Motorway.
Traffic southbound has been
reduced to one lane and this will cause major delays to city
A slight wind is pushing smoke towards the
harbour so visibility has not been an issue but northbound
traffic is slowing considerably due to people watching what
is happening. Caution is advised in both directions.
have been no injuries as a result of this
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Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security: Inquiry Into GCSB Pacific Allegations
The complaints follow recent public allegations about GCSB activities. The complaints, and these public allegations, raise wider questions regarding the collection, retention and sharing of communications data.
“I will be addressing the specific complaints that I have received, in accordance with the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Act 1996. But there is also a clear need to provide as much factual information to the complainants, and to the wider public, as is possible.”
“For that reason, I have decided not only to investigate the complaints but also to bring forward and expand the relevant parts of my ongoing programme of review and audit of GCSB procedures and compliance systems...” More>>