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Culture Weekly Reading: Best longreads
Our weekly recap highlighting the best feature stories from around the internet.
News Goofing on Elvis
Popped collar, greased black hair, and the moves to match - Danny Cooper could be mistaken for one the super-stars of the 20th century.
News Doctors say raise drinking age
Young men aged 18 to 24 have the worse drinking rate with 43 per cent showing hazardous drinking patterns, report says.
News R&V tries to curb boozing
Message from the organisers: If you're planning on heading to the next R&V, don't go overkill on the alcohol.
News Slipping into the poverty trap
More young adults are asking for food parcels and emergency accommodation, social workers say.
Culture What's up this weekend?
Our guide of where to go, what to see and what to do this weekend.
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The Peer Review: Sophia Frentz
In our new series, Jackson James Wood speaks to young scientists. First up, Sophia Frentz.
Culture My Top 5: Great North
For NZ Music Month, Great North's Matthew Hutching tells us about the local songs he love the most.
Culture New music reviews
Fresh tracks from Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar, Mas Ysa, PCP Eagles, Sun Kil Moon and Georgia Anne Muldrow.
Culture My Top 5: Heavy
For NZ Music Month we hear from young musicians about the local songs they love the most.
News Islamic State has NZ's SIS worried
Greater digital security is needed to counter the threat posed by Islamic State, the head of the SIS says.
Culture The X Factor NZ: Top 10 moments
A new X Factor star has been born. Let's celebrate the long, painful labour that led us here.
Culture My Top 5: MeloDownz
MeloDownz talks about songs from Nothing To Nobody, Lost Tribe and Che-Fu, as well as his favourite albums from Homebrew and P-Money.