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Live by the sword, die by the sword - Colin Craig's life lesson

Sunday Star Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
Rachel MacGregor and Colin Craig; the relationship between the politician and his former aide was laid bare in excruciating detail.
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The Latest: Obama says Peres showed justice and hope

New Zealand Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
President Barack Obama says Shimon Peres showed that justice and hope are at the heart of the Zionist ideal. Obama is speaking at the Friday funeral of Shimon Peres, the longtime political leader and a founding father of Israel.
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Thunderstorms hit Otago, reports highway underwater - ‎2 hours ago‎
Police on Friday night warned motorists to take care near Roxburgh, while they responded to flooding in the area. A police spokeswoman said there had there had been calls from the public about the storm.
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New Zealand toddler becomes youngest Bonus Bonds millionaire

BBC News - ‎3 hours ago‎
A New Zealand toddler has won NZ$1m ($726,600; £560,700) in Bonus Bonds prize money - the youngest ever winner of the investment lottery scheme.
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Pujara, Rahane make New Zealand bowlers toil

Cricbuzz - ‎58 minutes ago‎
In the sapping Kolkata heat, India finally found their comfort zone as Cheteshwar Pujara (64) and Ajinkya Rahane (47) stitched together an unbeaten 90-run stand to give India a semblance of control.
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Philippines president 'happy to slaughter' 3 million drug addicts

TVNZ - ‎2 hours ago‎
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raised the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level today, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts.
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Russia fighting in Syria for a year, still at odds with US

New Zealand Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON (AP) " A year after Russia waded into the war in Syria, aiming to flex its national security muscles and prop up beleaguered Syrian President Bashar Assad, Moscow appears no closer to one of its military goals: getting the U.S.
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'Gandhi Peace Exam' to be held on Oct 2 for Maha jail inmates

India Today - ‎2 hours ago‎
In total 450 jail inmates jails, including 90 surrendered Naxalites of Maharashtra jails to appear for 'Gandhi Peace Exam' on October 2. 'Gandhi Peace Exam' to be held on Oct 2 for Maha jail inmates.
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'Please stop killing us': Girl, 7, shares heartbreaking reports on the war in Aleppo - ‎53 minutes ago‎
Bana Al Abed has not been to school since it was destroyed in a bombing. "Good afternoon from Aleppo," writes seven-year-old Bana Al Abed on Twitter.

Cat suffers horrific injuries in school holiday slug gun attack - ‎7 hours ago‎
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$80000 trust fund boost for children of slain zookeeper - ‎9 hours ago‎
'You can't be more than appreciative of people standing up and... making a little difference,' Richard Kudeweh said. An extra $80,000 will make a difference for the children of a keeper who died at Hamilton Zoo, her husband says.
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Three young men arrested for aggravated robbery of North Shore jewellery shop

New Zealand Herald - ‎5 hours ago‎
Three young men have been arrested following the aggravated robbery of a jewellery shop on Auckland's North Shore. Photo / File.
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Plastics factory fire caused by electrical fault

Radio New Zealand - ‎3 hours ago‎
A fire that caused extensive damage to a plastics factory in Auckland was caused by an electrical fault, police say. At its height, 24 fire trucks, four helicopters and about 100 firefighters battled the blaze at the Total Plastics building in ...

Big read: NZ's vanishing bank branches

New Zealand Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
As more people do online transactions, small towns must adapt to closures. Photo / David Haxton. Voice activated identification, paying for your coffee using an Apple watch or iPhone and reminders to let you know if you are on track saving for that ...

Tax audits of large companies plummet

New Zealand Herald - ‎5 hours ago‎
Between 2010 and 2015 the number of audits of large companies decline from 133 to only 25 - a drop of 80 percent. The Government is letting big corporates off their tax obligations lightly after figures revealed a precipitous decline in the number of ...
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Former National MP Tony Ryall appointed Transpower chair

New Zealand Herald - ‎6 hours ago‎
Former Health Minister Tony Ryall is the new chair of Transpower. NZ Herald photo by Mark Mitchell. Former Health Minister Tony Ryall has been appointed as the next chair of grid operator Transpower.
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Auckland food court ordered to pay $164000 for employment breach

New Zealand Herald - ‎8 hours ago‎
An investigation into Food City Limited was launched by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment's Labour Inspectorate.
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Jaguar F-Pace SVR Prototype – What lurks under the hood?

Opptrends Magazine - ‎12 hours ago‎
The rumor spread out earlier this year that the new supercharged 5.0-liter V8 engine from the F-Type R would be intro the F-Pace SVR.

'Game changing' Gigabit UFB now available

Voxy - ‎10 hours ago‎
New Zealand has reached a significant digital technology milestone with Gigabit broadband in reach of tens of thousands of Kiwis. North Island Local Fibre Companies - Ultrafast Fibre Limited and Northpower Fibre - have confirmed their one Gigabit ...
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Land Rover breaks record for world's largest Lego sculpture

The Copenhagen Post - Danish news in english - ‎30 minutes ago‎
The 13-metre high Lego replica of London's Tower Bridge built by Land Rover to launch their New Discovery car has set a new world record.
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What We Do in the Shadows TV spinoff in the works - ‎9 hours ago‎
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Wellington musician claims top song gong

Radio New Zealand - ‎7 hours ago‎
Wellington musician Thomas Oliver has won New Zealand's most prestigious songwriting award, in a night in which Māori stories and music featured strongly.
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Christchurch public art - it's a Sign O' the Times

The Press - ‎11 hours ago‎
Janna van Hasselt's piece Buzz Carpet 2016 is on display at Re:Start Mall as part of Scape's Re:ACTIVATE exhibition featuring work by emerging artists.
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Justin Bieber Is One Hundo Percent Coming To Australia To Tour Next Year

Pedestrian TV - ‎7 hours ago‎
Brace yaself Beliebers, it looks like the piss is out of the proverbial bucket, because numerous Aussie outlets are teasing a BIG BLOODY Justin Bieber announcement which is 100%, defo, no-doubt the dates and deets for an upcoming Australia and New ...
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Aaron Cruden heading to France?

New Zealand Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
New Zealand's largely successful player retention strategy is facing a tense few months as it tries to keep Aaron Cruden and Owen Franks who are both understood to be fielding significant offshore interest.
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Wellington Lions thrash Southland Stags 60-21 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Wellington's Malo Tuitama scores a try during his side's big win over Southland on Friday night. The Wellington Lions have hammered the Southland Stags to move within one point of the Mitre 10 Cup championship lead.

Mangere Bridge Beach mystery: the perplexing, perfectly-cut lemons - ‎7 hours ago‎
A bunch of perfectly halved lemons has washed ashore on Mangere Bridge Beach, their origins a mystery. A collection of perfectly-cut lemons has washed ashore on Mangere Bridge Beach, souring a day out and leaving one mother perplexed - and annoyed.

Steam visible above Mt Ruapehu

New Zealand Herald - ‎10 hours ago‎
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Humans reached the tip of South America 14000 years ago

Economic Times - ‎58 minutes ago‎
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) Humans reached the southern cone of South America some 14,000 years ago, earlier than previously thought, says a study based on ancient artifacts found at an archaeological site in Argentina.
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Inside Australia's UFO society: Alien abductions, telepathy, encounters and sightings

New Zealand Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
Set in an eerily quiet suburb of Sydney, under the glow of a full moon, the scene resembles an ominous opening of a Hollywood sci-fi film.

CT scanner by 2018 at Queenstown's Lakes District Hospital - ‎6 hours ago‎
Diagnostic services at Lakes District Hospital will be improved with a CT scanner due by 2018. Southern District Health Board deputy commissioner Richard Thompson said diagnostic services were a priority at the Lakes Hospital development.

Spotlight on child's first 1000 days in new Plunket campaign

Voxy - ‎14 hours ago‎
Plunket has today launched an ambitious 1000-day campaign to raise awareness of the vital role that the charity plays in the first 1000 days of a child's life.
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Low protein, high carbs key to long life - scientists

New Zealand Herald - ‎17 hours ago‎
Herald health and fitness commentator Lee-Anne Wann says new research on a low-protein, high-carbohydrate diet is important but it's too soon to say we should eat more carbs.