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Former Miss World speaks on her rape

Linor Abargil was crowned Miss World in 1998. She was 18 years old and was representing her country, Israel. When her name was announced, she stood on stage, sobbing. But…

Tip-off led to grisly find

An innocuous tip-off from a member of the public has led to a bloody crime scene, a body found stuffed in a chilly bin and a man charged with murder.

Celebrity chef runs marathon

Used to the pressure of running highly acclaimed restaurants, celebrity chef Josh Emett today felt a different kind of pressure as he pounded the pavement with thousands…



Big landlords face squeeze

The Reserve Bank is working on new regulations for loans to big property investors which are likely to see them pay higher…

'Wacky' winemaker tastes success

Yealands Family Wines won the supreme award at the NZI National Sustainable Business Network Awards this week, as well as winning the restorative impact award earlier…


'This is not pizza'

Pizza Hut has just started a major rebranding effort. Headlined the "Flavor of Now," the campaign aims to give a much-needed boost to Pizza Hut's US business by wooing…


Xi jaunt 'my kind of visit': Key

When they closed the door on President Xi Jinping's Boeing 747 at Auckland Airport yesterday, John Key turned to his wife, Bronagh, and said: 'That's my kind of visit.'…

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Barrett ready to light fuse in Cardiff

Wales, consider yourselves warned. The All Blacks are in the mood to run the ball against you tomorrow and in Beauden Barrett they feel they have the ideal man at No…

Testing time for England's coach

With England in turmoil on the field and Samoa in a crisis off it, there will be an unexpected edge to tomorrow's test at Twickenham when they meet for the first time…


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