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Councillors unaware of IT blowout

Auckland Council officers were aware of big problems with an IT project for months before they informed Mayor Len Brown and councillors, official documents show.



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ASB signs up to sponsor ABs

ASB's re-branding of some branches to announce its sponsorship of the All Blacks had some customers scratching their heads.

Heat on investment homes

The Reserve Bank has taken a step closer to treating residential investment properties differently from owner-occupied ones.


On a budget: The cost of executions

Indonesia is tightening its 'execution budget' to kill Australian Bali Nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran as part of a larger cost-cutting exercise.

Life & Style



Miley's pregnancy scan a joke

Having uploaded snapshots of herself wearing a pizza-themed onesie, as well as showing off her pizza-inspired bedroom set, it's no secret that Miley Cyrus is a big fan…




Cricket World Cup

Bangladesh beat Scotland

Tamim Iqbal scored 95 to steer Bangladesh's largest successful run chase in one-day international cricket as it beat Scotland by six wickets to keep alive its quarterfinal…

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