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Andrew Little stands by comments on Australia's deportations after Aussie minister sledges him
Andrew Little stands by comments on Australia's deportations after Aussie minister sledges him

Andrew Little stands by comments on Australia's deportations after Aussie minister sledges him

Justice Minister Andrew Little is standing by comments he made on Australian TV that prompted Australia's immigration minister to attack him....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 19:19:54
Body found in Dunedin house
Body found in Dunedin house

Body found in Dunedin house

Police are investigating after a body was found in a Dunedin home....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:23:32
Dog stung by stingray saved by vet on holiday
Dog stung by stingray saved by vet on holiday

Dog stung by stingray saved by vet on holiday

A golden retriever with a penchant for ocean swims has survived a close shave with death. ...
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:58:41
Handwriting expert says Tūākau note might have been written by a quick-tempered neighbour
Handwriting expert says Tūākau note might have been written by a quick-tempered neighbour

Handwriting expert says Tūākau note might have been written by a quick-tempered neighbour

A discriminatory note left in the letterboxes of a north Waikato neighbourhood could have been written by someone with a quick temper and a tendency to exaggerate, a handwriting expert say...
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:50:05
Arrests after aggravated robberies in Dunedin
Arrests after aggravated robberies in Dunedin

Arrests after aggravated robberies in Dunedin

Three people have been arrested after a spate of aggravated robberies in Dunedin....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 19:37:32
Pacific Rim countries join forces as tensions rise
Pacific Rim countries join forces as tensions rise

Pacific Rim countries join forces as tensions rise

As security tensions rise in the Asia-Pacific region, and New Zealand reaffirms its commitment to old friends and allies, more than 300 of the country's defence personnel, along with a war...
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 19:20:35
Invercargill water treatment pilots new study on drinking water safety
Invercargill water treatment pilots new study on drinking water safety

Invercargill water treatment pilots new study on drinking water safety

A pilot study conducted in Invercargill may soon help water suppliers throughout the country provide safer community drinking water....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 19:08:03
Tramways Union lodges formal complaint over bus drivers' hours of work
Tramways Union lodges formal complaint over bus drivers' hours of work

Tramways Union lodges formal complaint over bus drivers' hours of work

The Tramways Union has gone to the police over Wellington bus drivers' work hours, which it says are in breach of employment regulations....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:50:10
'Destructive' fishing practices blamed for decline of tarakihi fishery
'Destructive' fishing practices blamed for decline of tarakihi fishery

'Destructive' fishing practices blamed for decline of tarakihi fishery

The decline of one of New Zealanders' favourite fish has been blamed on "destructive" commercial fishing practices....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:38:05
Police find 79-year-old in Wellington woman who was missing
Police find 79-year-old in Wellington woman who was missing

Police find 79-year-old in Wellington woman who was missing

Police have found 79-year-old Wellington woman Marion Twitchet, who was reported missing on Thursday afternoon....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:36:08
Second person appears in court over death of Auckland teen Dimetrius Pairama
Second person appears in court over death of Auckland teen Dimetrius Pairama

Second person appears in court over death of Auckland teen Dimetrius Pairama

The second person charged over the murder of Auckland teenager Demetrius Pairama has appeared in court....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:34:01
Pike River mine: Andrew Little signs off on plan outlining three re-entry options
Pike River mine: Andrew Little signs off on plan outlining three re-entry options

Pike River mine: Andrew Little signs off on plan outlining three re-entry options

Minister Andrew Little has signed off the Pike River Recovery Agency's Concept Plan outlining three re-entry options....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:33:05
Football referee Matt Conger overcomes character test before 'amazing' World Cup
Football referee Matt Conger overcomes character test before 'amazing' World Cup

Football referee Matt Conger overcomes character test before 'amazing' World Cup

Kiwi referee Matt Conger overcame what he believes was a great character test to get to the football World Cup – a broken foot....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:19:52
'I'll hunt you down and kill you' threatens meth-addict wielding a machete
'I'll hunt you down and kill you' threatens meth-addict wielding a machete

'I'll hunt you down and kill you' threatens meth-addict wielding a machete

A Taranaki judge has jailed a man in the grip of a meth addiction saying his consumption of the drug was a "one way trip to hell"....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:12:51
Couple blew $500k of disability charity's money on overseas holidays, concerts, diamond earrings
Couple blew $500k of disability charity's money on overseas holidays, concerts, diamond earrings

Couple blew $500k of disability charity's money on overseas holidays, concerts, diamond earrings

A Canterbury couple ripped off a disability support charity to the tune of more than half a million dollars, blowing it on overseas trips, concerts, earrings and food. ...
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:54:44
Western Union changes ways, but still popular with 'romance scammers'
Western Union changes ways, but still popular with 'romance scammers'

Western Union changes ways, but still popular with 'romance scammers'

Most of the 19 Kiwis who between them lost a staggering $7.9 million to "romance scams" in the first three months of this year appear to have used money transfer services, rather than bank...
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:26:56
YMCA apologies for 'incorrectly' telling girl she could not attend camp because she was in state care
YMCA apologies for 'incorrectly' telling girl she could not attend camp because she was in state care

YMCA apologies for 'incorrectly' telling girl she could not attend camp because she was in state care

YMCA has said sorry for "incorrectly" telling a 13-year-old girl she could not attend a camp because she was under the care of Oranga Tamariki, the Ministry for Children....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:17:50
Mother leads protest against lack of funding for kids trauma camps
Mother leads protest against lack of funding for kids trauma camps

Mother leads protest against lack of funding for kids trauma camps

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Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:03:01
Auckland girl's 'once in a lifetime' experience at US Space Camp
Auckland girl's 'once in a lifetime' experience at US Space Camp

Auckland girl's 'once in a lifetime' experience at US Space Camp

An Auckland schoolgirl is closer to achieving her dream, after six days in the birthplace of the United States' space programme. ...
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:51:19
Fans queue for hours to buy Kendrick Lamar's merchandise in Auckland
Fans queue for hours to buy Kendrick Lamar's merchandise in Auckland

Fans queue for hours to buy Kendrick Lamar's merchandise in Auckland

Fans of rapper Kendrick Lamar have flocked to his pop-up shop ahead of Thursday night's Auckland concert....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:46:09
 
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