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Ross investor fights for secrecy

The Court of Appeal has reserved its decision in the case of an investor in the Ross Asset Ponzi scheme, who wants to keep his name a secret.



MH17 downed by Russian-made missile

The Russian maker of the Buk air defence missile system said that it has concluded that Malaysian Airlines flight 17 was downed by an older version of the missile.

Roller coaster crash horror

One roller coaster car slammed into another on one of Britain's biggest amusement park rides, leaving four teenagers seriously injured.



Key warning on boat people

A boat of asylum seekers had a credible chance of reaching NZ - but the Government will not say what options were being considered if that had happened.

Life & Style

Caitlyn Jenner honoured with ice cream

An edible portrait printed on white chocolate adorning a waffle cone filled and topped with any flavour - the ice cream crafted as a salute to the transitioning former…



Defuse a bomb on gameshow

Boom!, which is airing on the Fox network, is described as "family entertainment with the thrill and intensity of a blockbuster action movie".





Rugby: NZ U-20s thrash Scotland

New Zealand have opened their World Rugby Under 20 Championship campaign in style with a 68-10 thrashing of Scotland in Parma. Once they had worked out the often mysterious…

Barrett set for Super Rugby return

The Hurricanes should have the services of first-five Beauden Barrett for their pivotal Super Rugby clash with the Highlanders in Napier on Friday.

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