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Updated 42 min ago

Winz charged over deaths

WorkSafe has filed a charge against the Ministry of Social Development following the Ashburton Work and Income shootings last September.

UK's most hated woman fires up NZ

AUDIO: There's no excuse for being overweight, you can judge kids by their names and it's okay to miss their birthday - that's the opinion of loudmouth mum, Katie Hopkins…

Officer attacked by dog

A police officer has suffered injuries to his entire body after a man assaulted the officer then set his dog on him outside a Winz office.

Updated 49 min ago

Burning death: Killers went to brothel

One of the men accused of burning a 21-year-old to death told police in an interview that his co-accused was the killer and the pair went to a brothel after the incident…

X Factor: Ratings plummet

They say there's no such thing as bad publicity but X Factor NZ suffered its lowest ratings to date last night, following a week of controversy.



No plastic for new Galaxy S6

Samsung has unveiled a stylish new flagship phone that ditches its signature plastic design for more stylish metal and glass. The South Korean phone manufacturer also…

PayPal pulls services from Mega

PayPal has ceased processing payments for the Kim Dotcom founded Mega - the file storage and encryption firm looking to join the New Zealand stock market via a reverse…


Life & Style



Visit by father of surfing marked

Dozens of surfers took to St Clair Beach yesterday to mark the centenary of Duke Kahanamoku's visit to Dunedin. Organiser Shay Dewey said the event was a celebration…





McCullum shakes arm blow for golf

Black Caps captain Brendon McCullum arrived in Hawke's Bay yesterday bandaged but full of smiles after his heroic innings in the thrilling Cricket World Cup victory…

Cricket World Cup

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