Best Happy News podcasts we could find (Updated July 2019)
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Reason Podcast
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Founded in 1968, Reason is the planet’s leading source of news, politics, and culture from a libertarian perspective. Hosted by Nick Gillespie, Matt Welch, and other Reason journalists, our podcast explores “free minds and free markets.” It features provocative, in-depth interviews with authors, comedians, filmmakers, musicians, economists, scientists, business leaders, and elected officials. Keep up to date on the latest happenings in our increasingly libertarian world from a point of view ...
 
The Official Podcast of NoMeatAthlete.com
 
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The Inquiry
Weekly
 
The Inquiry gets beyond the headlines to explore the trends, forces and ideas shaping the world.
 
Listen to the award winning Second Captains free to air podcasts featuring The Second Captains Podcast and Second Captains Football. Join The Second Captains World Service and get access to our daily shows and much more. Become a Second Captains member at secondcaptains.com. - iTunes Podcast of the Year - iTunes Essentials Top 10 Podcasts of All-Time - The Guardian's 50 Podcasts You Need To Hear - Ireland's Most-Downloaded Podcast
 
This is the Drunken Peasants podcast. Bringing you the latest in news, entertainment, politics from an altered perspective.
 
Does Donald Trump make you want to drink and swear? A LOT? You’re in luck! Introducing America’s original Sexy Liberal and host of the nationally syndicated Stephanie Miller Show, now in podcast form! Yes, it’s Stephanie Miller’s Happy Hour Podcast, where you can hang out with Steph and her celebrity and comedian friends for a wild, raunchy, uncensored ride through politics and pop culture. Pour yourself a stiff one and get your podcast on HARD! Pants optional.
 
Sean Hannity is a multimedia superstar, spending four hours a day every day reaching out to millions of Americans on radio, television and the Internet.
 
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Recode Decode
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Kara Swisher, Silicon Valley’s most revered journalist, hosts candid interviews with tech execs, politicians, celebrities and more about their big ideas and how they’re changing our world. Produced by Recode and the Vox Media Podcast Network.
 
Download This Show is your weekly access to the latest in social media, consumer electronics, digital politics, hacktivism and more. Presented by Marc Fennell for ABC Radio National. Published every Friday.
 
Hosted by Ben Domenech, this is a daily podcast featuring engaging and in-depth conversations with journalists, scholars, authors, politicians, and thinkers of all stripes. Along with guest hosts Mollie Hemingway, David Harsanyi, and Mary Katharine Ham, Domenech delivers smart and compelling dialogues on politics, culture, religion, and entertainment every day of the week. Support the show by subscribing, rating, and writing a review!
 
David Gardner, co-founder of The Motley Fool, is among the most respected and trusted sources on investing. As a best-selling author, hugely successful stock picker, and financial authority, David has led The Motley Fool’s growth into a worldwide investment and financial advisory services company. Each week David shares his insights into today's most innovative and disruptive publicly traded companies -- and how to profit from them by following his signature “Rule Breaker Investing” principles.
 
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Opening Arguments
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Every episode, legal expert Andrew and comic relief Thomas will tackle a popular legal topic and give you all the tools you need to understand the issue and win every argument you have on Facebook, with your Uncle Frank, or wherever someone is wrong on the Internet. It's law. It's politics. It's fun. We don't tell you what to think, we just set up the Opening Arguments.
 
Comedian Christopher Titus along with Bombshell Rae, and the young "Fetus" take no prisoners as they try to make sense of out of the insanity behind today's headlines. Titus takes a smart, aggressive stance that is never unbiased, always unbalanced and unhinged. Check the itunes reviews.
 
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The After On Podcast
Monthly+
 
A collection of unhurried conversations with world-class thinkers, founders, and scientists.
 
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Throwing Shade
Rare
 
Throwing Shade is the political comedy podcast hosted by Erin Gibson and Bryan Safi who deliver their fresh takes on pop culture, women’s rights, and LGBT rights with hilarity and vulgarity. Spend your Thursdays with the podcast called "the perfect combination of silly, intelligent, cynical and charming" by Entertainment Weekly and "Oprah's #1 pick" by an iTunes reviewer who is not Oprah.
 
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Indonesia In-depth
Monthly
 
Indonesia In-depth focuses on topics related to Indonesia such as politics, business, policy and even culture. Each episode features discussions among colleagues or interviews with special guests such as lawmakers, key government officials, top business leaders and various experts.
 
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HRN Happy Hour
Monthly+
 
It's 5 o'clock somewhere, and somewhere is Bushwick. Every Thursday afternoon, Caity, Kat, and the rest of the HRN team pile in the studio, grab a drink, and dish out the latest news from across the HRN airwaves with some special guests. You never know who will stop by for Happy Hour!
 
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The Editors
Weekly
 
What happened this week?
 
The biggest unreported stories of the week, discussed, digested and debated
 
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Even More News
Weekly
 
Some More News presents Even More News with Cody Johnston and Katy Stoll
 
Charles Adler is a 40-year radio and television broadcast veteran whose career has seen him tour Canada, working in Montreal (CJAD), Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto (CFRB), London, Hamilton, and Winnipeg (CJOB).In the U.S.A., Adler hosted a nationally syndicated radio show out of Tampa, hitting more than 120 markets, and a nightly primetime television show out of Boston, for which he won a Best TV Host for New England Emmy.Adler has hosted national radio and television programs in Canada, includ ...
 
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Vegetarian Zen
Weekly
 
Vegetarian | Vegan | Veg-Curious | Plant-Based | Recipes and Resources MINUS the Judgement
 
Each episode will go deep on a big story you’ll definitely want to hear more about. We’ll share with you our best investigations (think private prisons, electoral skullduggery, Dark Money, and Trump's Russia connections), and informative interviews with our reporters and newsmakers. We're hoping to make your week more informed with the stories that really matter, told by us, the folks you trust for smart, fearless reporting.
 
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9to5Mac Happy Hour
Weekly
 
Happy Hour is a podcast hosted by Benjamin Mayo, Zac Hall and the staff of 9to5Mac discussing the latest in tech news.
 
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RNZ: Nine To Noon
Daily+
 
From nine to noon every weekday, Kathryn Ryan talks to the people driving the news - in New Zealand and around the world. Delve beneath the headlines to find out the real story, listen to Nine to Noon's expert commentators and reviewers and catch up with the latest lifestyle trends on this award-winning programme.
 
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Pat Gray Unleashed
Weekly+
 
Listen to Pat Gray Unleashed, Live Mon - Fri, 7- 9am ET on TheBlaze Radio Network. www.theblaze.com/radio
 
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The World Today
Daily+
 
The World Today is a comprehensive current affairs program which backgrounds, analyses, interprets and encourages debate on events and issues of interest and importance to all Australians.
 
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Motley Fool Money
Weekly
 
Motley Fool Money airs every week on more than 50 radio stations across America. The show features a team of Motley Fool analysts discussing the week's top business and investing stories, interviews, and an inside look at the stocks on our radar.
 
Happy Hour is a weekly podcast hosted by Sofia Stanley, Emile Ennis Jr. and Kennelia Stradwick, that serves listeners a taste of exactly what happens when a lawyer, a host and a comedian, walk into a cyber bar. Listen as they discuss, argue, dissect, analyze anything and everything including sex, religion and politricks. They rarely agree on anything, except that, sometimes the only thing that gets you through the week is, a shot of conversation. At Happy Hour you BYOB, but the tea is on us.
 
A magazine programme hosted by Kim Hill, with long-form, in-depth feature interviews on current affairs, science, modern life, history, the arts and more.
 
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Let's Know Things
Weekly
 
Let's Know Things is a show about putting current events into context. Rather than simply discussing the news, in each episode we use a news item as a starting point for a larger discussion about a particular industry, society, ourselves, and the world.
 
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Bailey Jay Show
Monthly
 
Bailey Jay (@baileyjaytweets) and Matt Terhune (@oldyorkmatt), talk about Bailey's week and their weird lives in Florida. They also get into strange and unusual things like cryptozoology, demonic possessions, UFO's and more. They read stories from viewers and play cool music too. Send all questions for the air to baileyjayshow@gmail.com Call the show live at 682-2FELTCH or via skype - BaileyJayRadio
 
Every week, Nick Bilton interviews the leading minds in tech, politics, and culture to find out what motivates them, how they make decisions, what keeps them up at night, where their ideas come from, who they look to for advice, and where they think their industry is going. Bilton brings you into the room where the world's most interesting and important decisions are made.
 
Discussion of weekly news, dynasty strategy, NFL and NFL Draft
 
What you need to know about money each week and what the news means for you, from the UK's best financial website.
 
The Good News Podcast is your daily reminder that not all news is bad, produced by Colleen and Neil. 👁
 
The ABC's overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.
 
Weekly podcast, available on iTunes, where we explore and freely discuss a provocative topic relating to gay sex. Host, Steve V. Rodriguez is joined by one of his two sidekicks, Jeremy or Steve plus special guests who have something to contribute to the evolving world of gay sex. Follow us @talkaboutgaysex
 
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Bravo Happy Hour
Weekly+
 
Welcome to Bravo Happy Hour! I'm your host Megan O'Donnell - grab yourself a drink and join me while I break down the week in Bravo TV news. Tune in every Monday & Thursday to find out what your favorite Bravolebrities are up to off screen! Follow your host @meo.nyc on insta and follow @Bravohappyhour on all forms of social! XOX
 
We strive to inform, entertain and engage the global community who seek understanding of the universe through the lenses of science and reason. Follow the science.
 
Troy Johnson, Erin Chambers Smith, and Lauren Winget talk dining out, drinking up and what’s making news on the restaurant scene.
 
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Ringer Dish
Weekly+
 
Ringer Dish is the place for all things celebrity. From major celebrity moments like the Met Gala and the Oscars, to the weird habits of the stars you love, to refreshers on the biggest tabloid stories from the last twenty years, Ringer Dish has all the vital details. On Mondays, join a rotating cast of Ringer staffers for deep dives on famous families like the Richies or to learn more about your favorite internet boyfriend (looking at you, Zac Efron). On Wednesdays, catch ‘Jam Session’ with ...
 
Mobilizing students on 1,400 college and high school campuses across the country, Charlie has your inside scoop on the biggest news of the week and what's really going on behind the headlines. The founder of Turning Point USA and Twitter's 5th most engaged personality sits down with some of the biggest newsmakers of our time to talk politics, pop-culture, sports, and a little bit of everything else - all from his signature no holds barred, right-of-center, freedom-loving point of view.
 
This is the progressive program that will take the mystery out of politics. This is the program that will encourage you to make sure government becomes we the people. Whether you are Liberal, Conservative or otherwise you get to air your point of view.
 
Politics, philosophy, music, current events and more from a Punk Rock Libertarian perspective.
 
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WDW Happy Place
Monthly+
 
Welcome to the WDW Happy Place Podcast, your unofficial fix for all things Disney. From news, fun facts, listener questions, collectibles and Disney Travel, if it’s Disney… we’re going to talk about it.
 
A Decolonized Podcast for lovers on the margins, join your resident sexuality educator Ericka Hart and Deep East Oakland's very own Ebony Donnley, as we game give, dismantle white supremacy and kiki in the cosmos somewhere between radical hood epistemological black queer love ethics, pop culture, house plants and a sea of books.Light an incense to this. #nigchampa #hrhw #theblackpoweredpodcast
 
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Radio Dispatch
Daily
 
Radio Dispatch is a daily podcast covering progressive politics, hosted by siblings John and Molly Knefel. The show features journalists, authors, organizers, and artists, as well as John and Molly's own original reporting and analysis. From civil liberties and privacy to civil rights and intersectional feminism, Radio Dispatch covers the news from a point of view that values recognizing and discussing power and privilege. John and Molly's journalism can be found at Rolling Stone, Buzzfeed, ...
 
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#WeThePeople LIVE
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In an era of thought bubbles, of talking points, of fake news and phony debate, #WeThePeople LIVE is a refreshing bar-room conversation about the biggest issues of our time. A place to reach across the conversational chasm. Pull up a stool, grab a cocktail, and help make debate healthy again. It's the discussion show for planet earth.Join the conversation: @WTP_Live.
 
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Happy Half Hour
Monthly+
 
Brett Erlich helps take the edge off by bringing the best news of the week every Friday.
 
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Ryan Jespersen filling in for Charles. Coming up, Waleed Aslam explains why he and the Owen Sound Muslim Association are moved by their community's support. A little later, social media expert Jesse Miller discusses an Edmonton couple's backlash over a photo from a hunting trip in South Africa. Finally, criminal lawyer Kyla Lee joins us to talk ...…
 
Today's episode features a grab-bag of stories that have been making the rounds, including the recent ruling out of the Second Circuit regarding Donald Trump's use of Twitter, a setback for our buddy Brian Frosh's efforts to enforce the Emoluments Clauses of the Constitution, and an update on the real-word consequences of the Janus v. AFSCME de ...…
 
On this episode of the WDW Happy Place podcast, we talk Disney news including possible Tesla partnership for Tomorrowland Speedway, Skyliner's go live at the end of September, and Avengers: Endgame may still beat Avatar. We finish with a Tiki Talk.By Gray Flannel Media.
 
Scientists crack the DNA code that causes anorexia, giving hope for a cure; And one year on since the establishment of the National Redress Scheme, many survivors of sexual abuse are yet to receive a cent.
 
Builders say rising insurance premiums could force hundreds of companies out of business. Poor quality structures built during the construction boom and the costs of replacing dangerous cladding are driving professional indemnity insurance premiums to unsustainable levels.
 
The Reserve Bank has highlighted the plight of Indigenous Australians and their sustained living standards that are well below the rest of society. Peter Ryan speaks with Shaun Roache, chief Asia-Pacific economist at S&P Global Ratings.
 
Many survivors of child sexual abuse are yet to receive redress payments. Eighty-four-year-old Adelaide man Ian Stewart has applied for compensation from the redress scheme, but the institution where he says he was abused is yet to sign up.
 
It was thought anorexia nervosa was solely a mental illness, but there's hope for sufferers after the discovery of a genetic link has many scientists confident of finding a cure.
 
A clinical trial run by Sydney University and New South Wales Health using oral spray medication has found have found cannabis addicts could use the medical version of the drug to help break their addiction.
 
Alan Turing, the British wartime code breaker who was chemically castrated for being gay, will appear on Britain's next 50 pound note. The Bank of England says the notes will acknowledge the mathematician's legacy.
 
Media commentator Gavin Ellis asks when is enough, enough? Was 40 pages of Cricket World Cup previewing at the weekend really necessary?
 
The stories of a prominent Ngai Tahu storyteller and leader from the 19th century, Teone Taare Tikao are being brought to life on stage by one of his descendants.
 
Business commentator Rod Oram reports on the significant victory Bill and Sharon Coomey achieved against ANZ in the Court of Appeal after a five year fight over an interest rate swap, AMP has called off its plans to sell its life insurance business and Napier Port is to join the stock market.
 
Jessie Bray Sharpin reviews A Constant Hum by Alice Bishop, which is published by Text Publishing.
 
Dunedin's Baldwin Street has lost its title as steepest street in the world.The Guinness Book of World Records has just announced that Ffordd Pen Llech in the small town of Harlech in Wales holds the title. Kathryn speaks with Gwen Headley - who initiated the challenge. Also Ashkon Ashraf, Manager of the Baldwin Street BnB, who runs Baldwinstre ...…
 
Developmental molecular biologist John Medina has the low down on how our brains work and why we should redesign our schools and workplaces to match. He also has tips for ageing well.
 
There are two major events that have happened to the Democrats this past week that really shows there are cracks in their ranks. Is Speaker Pelosi having trouble with her new radical left-wing socialist members? Next, look at the 2020 candidates clamoring to be the voice to raise taxes! The Sean Hannity Show is on weekdays from 3 pm to 6 pm ET ...…
 
US correspondent Susan Milligan reports on President Donald Trump's direction to four minority, female members of Congress that they should "go back to where they came from" - places he described as "crime infested" and the "most corrupt" places on Earth.
 
As a result of growing demand and because of climate change, a shift is taking place in aquaculture from farming in sheltered waterways, to out in the open seas.
 
The UK neurologist who will advise NZ doctors on prescribing medicinal cannabis, professor Mike Barnes is calling on the profession here to get itself ready to prescribe the drug.
 
President Donald Trump's awful, unapologetic "you can't leave fast enough" remarks about the four progressive Democratic congresswomen known as "the Squad" came after an also-ugly spat between said Squad and the allies of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D–Calif.), featuring such collectivist expressions as this: Rep Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) "We don't ...…
 
It was a stunning weekend of sport, which had all the hallmarks of summer - Wimbledon finals in baking heat, GAA in front of massive crowds, with an added soupçon of Cricket World Cup final madness. At the end of it all we have Novak Djokovic as Wimbledon men's champion - but why is he so unpopular? Caitlin Thompson of Racquet magazine answers ...…
 
The Border Patrol Chief was in the bad Facebook group, Trump’s goofball social media conference, and the building tension between progress and reaction. Carla Provost acting Chief of the United States Border Patrol photo courtesy of Dept. of Homeland Security via Wikimedia Commons00:00 - Welcome to Radio Dispatch00:30 - On today’s show we step ...…
 
It was a sunny Sunday when for once football was pushed into the shadows - but nobody keeps this baby in the corner for long. La Liga clubs have been the most active in the summer transfer market so far. Has there been an outbreak of caution in the Premier League or is everyone just waiting until the last minute to lose their minds? We discuss ...…
 
Hour 1: President Trump calls out radicals in the Democrat Party. Nancy Pelosi taking hits from her own party. Former ICE director takes members of Congress apart. Hour 2: Mexican flag raised in Colorado. Beto and AOC are needed back in the bar. Rep. Mo Brooks lays out the truth. Title: Great Take Downs in Congress | 7/15/19 Season: 2019 Episod ...…
 
Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Ind., talks with Recode's Kara Swisher about his campaign for president of the United States. In this episode: Systemic racism and Buttigieg's "Douglass Plan"; mobilizing black women voters; how to appeal to Trump supporters who wanted to "burn the house down"; reforming the Supreme Court; the “mystical ...…
 
Colleen and Neil are excited to celebrate the first day of The Good News Podcast Inaugural Bee Week 2019!By The Good News Podcast.
 
We rank our favorite up-and-coming celebrities in Hollywood (1:00) and break down what it means to have staying power in the industry (11:40). Plus, how important is social media presence for overall star power (24:06)? Host: Amanda Dobbins Guests: Kate Halliwell and Amelia Wedemeyer
 
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Quantum mechanics – and its eerie "Many Worlds" interpretation – are explored in terms that both poets & physicists can appreciate.
 
This week’s episode of Bravo Happy Hour breaks down everything about Gretchen Rossi’s (RHOC) new baby Skylar Gray Smiley, Tom Schwartz & Katie Maloney Schwartz’s questionable marriage & Kathryn Dennis’ most recent failed drug test. Today’s guest is Brian Moylan, who is the president and founder of Vulture's Real Housewives Institute where he re ...…
 
Increased chances of conflict and an influx of refugees - Australia's military planners predict a bleak future as climate change takes hold; Do migrants steal Australian jobs? Researchers say no; And Tasmania is the latest state to grapple with whether or not to legalise euthanasia.
 
Pensioners say the Government's proposed changes to the way the pension is calculated are insufficient, because pensioners who own their own home are excluded. The National Seniors Association says only a minority of pensioners will benefit from the changes.
 
It's sometimes claimed that bringing temporary migrant workers into Australia lowers wages and opportunities for locals, but a new report has found that's not the case.
 
Evidence of forced labour and widespread worker exploitation in north-western China has once again raised Australia's links with companies which make their money out of modern slavery.
 
Hundreds of thousands RSVP to storm Area 51, Ross Perot dead, Women’s soccer pay, Trump’s tweet and more!By Punk Rock Libertarians Podcast.
 
Internal notes have revealed the extent of the military's concerns about the dangers of climate change, especially the increased likelihood of conflict or a potential influx of "climate refugees".
 
Tasmania is again reconsidering euthanasia laws which failed to pass into law in 2017. It follows laws being introduced in Victoria last month, and the push well and truly on in Queensland and Western Australia.
 
New research has found almost one million Australians over the age of 70 are taking five or more prescription drugs each day, which could be damaging their health. There are concerns that the risks of multiple prescription drugs may outweigh the benefits.
 
The drought in eastern Australia has started to put financial pressure on some country schools and kindergartens. Volunteers say they're struggling to support students and families, because usually generous fundraising drives aren't raising much money.
 
Kennedy Warne has been following Colin McCahon to the Far North - it's 100 years since the legendary New Zealand artist was born. What drew him to the landscapes of Northland?
 
Cornelia Holten operates family business KoruKai at Pigeon Bay on the Banks Peninsula. From here she runs workshops in organic gardening, edible weeds and fermented foods, and grows 80 different herbs and weeds for tinctures, infusions and syrups for herbal health remedies, natural skin care products and teas, to mention but a few. Cornelia joi ...…
 
Political commentators Stephen Mills and Trish Sherson join Kathryn to talk about the government's plans to get more people into EVs - how important is climate change going to be in next year's election? Should New Zealand move to a four-year parliamentary term? Andrew Little is cold on the idea. Stephen Mills is the executive director of UMR R ...…
 
Jonathan West reviews Marilyn Waring: The Political Years, the autobiographical account of Waring's unprecedented parliamentary career. This book is published by Bridget Williams Books.
 
Dr Elizabeth Economy is an author and academic specialising in China's domestic and foreign policy, named by Politico Magazine as one of the '10 Names That Matter on China Policy'. The director for Asia studies at the US Council on Foreign Relations, and a distinguished visiting fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution, Dr Economy's m ...…
 
Middle East correspondent, Sebastian Usher looks at the escalating crisis with Iran - is it edging closer to conflict? Dubai's Princess Haya is in hiding in London, reportedly in 'fear for her life', while Saudi Arabia hints at relaxing its guardianship laws.
 
Investors in New Zealand's biggest ponzi scheme expect more to join their ranks in taking legal action against ANZ bank. 700 clients were defrauded of more than $115m they had invested in Ross Asset Management - only $10m has been recovered. Now 200 investors have signed up for action against ANZ, claiming it failed in its duties as a banker to ...…
 
Parents may end up footing a higher bill for childcare as a shortage of teachers in the sector stretches on. Some centres are forking out nearly double the average hourly wage on relief teachers, according to the Early Childhood Council, which represents providers from across the sectors. One of the major issues affecting staff recruitment and ...…
 
What are vegan eggs? The term “vegan eggs” essentially refer to anything that replaces eggs either as a main dish or in a recipe. Vegan egg replacements can be either store-bought or homemade. Read on to learn about a few popular store-bought options, plus a few options for making vegan egg replacers at home. How are vegan eggs made? (aka…what ...…
 
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