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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.

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.



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Prisoner in court over attack on inmate

A prisoner at a Christchurch jail has appeared in court today accused of assaulting a fellow inmate, just days after fatal gang bashing and amidst fears of spiralling…

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."


Forestry industry to trial drones

Forestry crown research institute Scion will next month trial the use of drones for use in forestry management and hopes to be an early adopter of imminent rule changes…


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