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Three pedestrians killed

Three pedestrians have died after five separate fatal crashes this Anzac weekend, prompting police to lament drivers failing to heed basic safety messages.

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Nepal quake: 'How can we feel safe?'

Aid is flooding in as Nepal reels from a powerful earthquake that killed more than 1900 people and destroyed infrastructure, homes and historical buildings.

Quake's 'massive long roar'

Kiwi hikers trekking down from Mount Everest base camp have described their panic when the devastating quake - which has killed at least 1800 people - hit.



Can US shale oil swing it?

With OPEC ceding control for the first time since the 1980s, U.S. shale oil has been anointed the world's new "swing producer"…


Nepal earthquake: NZ pledges to help

The Government is promising at least $1 million in aid to help Nepal following the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that rocked the country yesterday. At least…

Gallipoli 100: Birth of the Anzacs

Your best Anzac Day photos

New Zealanders from around the world have shared their Anzac Day memories with us. Here are the 10 best pictures that capture the spirit of the day.

Life & Style

Review: Deco Eatery, Titirangi

Getting invited out to dinner by a restaurant reviewer is not as good as it sounds. Frank Bruni, the erstwhile restaurant critic at the New York Times, made all the…




Share the night with 70s rock star

For years, Dennis Locorriere shied away from singing Dr Hook songs as they had originally been intended, believing he shouldn't try to recreate the sound of a band that…


Fragrant Melbourne

Danielle Wright finds refuge from Melbourne's city street smells at a perfumista workshop.




Tackling concussions

Rugby union is making progress when it comes to concussion and player welfare but, as Gregor Paul writes, there's still more that can be done.

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