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Evicted by The Block

Father-of-three Brad Williams is on the hunt for a new rental property after his home was bought by The Block NZ producers.

Lundy retrial: The end.

The end. The end of any doubt in the eyes of the law that he was the killer, the end of any hope that he was going to be proven innocent.

Meet the baby born with no nose

Eli Thompson, a 6-pound, 8-ounce baby was born on March 4 with complete congenital arhinia, a 1 in 197 million condition in which a person is born without a nose.



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The Forgotten Millions

This image sums it up

It is an image that challenges me emotionally every time I look at it, and the more I look, the more it challenges me.

Films give refugees a voice

Ralph Baydoun is a 23-year-old Lebanese videographer based in World Vision's Beirut office and last month we travelled together to some of the more challenging areas…

The pain of a life left behind

"As I write to you, I feel so much sadness because you stayed behind in Syria on your own. You are far away and the war in Syria has grown distance between us."



Pinterest celebrates fifth birthday

In its five short years of life, Pinterest has become 'the' place where brides-to-be create wish boards of wedding china photos and do-it-yourself home renovators bookmark…

Pilot warned of cockpit risk

A Dutch pilot issued a chilling warning of the risks of being locked out of the cockpit weeks before the Germanwings crash.

Life & Style

Why we're disgusted with ourselves

Self-disgust is a relatively new area for psychological research and is being seen as increasingly relevant in helping us better understand a whole range of health behaviours…



Neil Finn revives Anzac anthem

Neil Finn has re-recorded the 1940s Kiwi classic Blue Smoke - a song written and first played on a WWII troopship with lyrics about a soldier's hopes to return home…




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