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Wheelchair woman in train scare

KiwiRail did not have proper communication in place to stop a train from pulling out while a wheelchair-bound passenger was still disembarking, a report says.

The Bachelor red rose awards

The end of The Bachelor NZ has arrived, and the Michael Hill journey for love is over. To celebrate, Alex Casey presents a rose ceremony of her own.



Z Energy operating earnings rise 10pc

Z Energy posted a 10 per cent increase in full-year operating earnings, as fuel and refining margins improved and the service station chain sold more fuel.

Failed contractor owes $5m

The director of a failed Auckland building contractor that owes creditors almost $5 million has allegedly refused to co-operate with receivers.


Result will endanger UK's global role

Britain will struggle to throw off its growing reputation as a bit player in foreign affairs and defence after tonight's elections, which are likely to result in a weak…

Turning back boats 'not feasible'

Italy has renewed its appeal to the EU for help in managing a relentless wave of migrant arrivals, after about 40 died when their inflatable boat sank off the coast.

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Rugby: Vito to return this week

Hurricanes loose forward Victor Vito will return to action on Saturday night when his side hosts the Sharks at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. The All Black has been…

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