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Van bursts into flames

A cyclist caught a glimpse of spectacular fire show in rural Auckland, early this morning, when a van overheated and burst into flames before his eyes.

Rugby World Cup

A potted history of NZ v France

The All Blacks have met France six times at the rugby World Cup with New Zealand winning four and France two. We take a close look at how each match played out. 1)…




1080 threat: Man in court

An Auckland businessman accused of threatening to contaminate infant formula with the poison 1080 was financially motivated…

1080 threat: Arrest made

Police arrest 60-year-old businessman over a threat to contaminate infant formula with the poison 1080.


Life & Style




Peru: Rites of passage

Pamela Wade finds Peru a country of wonders - from the natural to the man-made, the ancient to the everyday.




Henry: Beware of France

France will be a different beast in the quarter-final clash against the All Blacks compared to the team which has limped through the tournament so far. So says a man…

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