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Auckland's flu surge

An Auckland hospital has started putting off elective surgery after it was swamped with acutely unwell patients causing a shortage of beds.

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Where are the missing 80 bodies?

International monitors say body parts are still scattered at the MH17 crash site, as Dutch experts said they were given 80 fewer corpses than rebels promised.

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Adams named as NZ flag bearer

Two-time Olympic and Commonwealth shot put champion Valerie Adams will carry the NZ flag into tomorrow's opening ceremony in Glasgow.

Queen's horse fails drug test

A horse owned by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II which won one of England's most prestigious races has failed a drugs test, Buckingham Palace announced.



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