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Teeth puller found guilty

The man who yanked women's teeth out with a pair of pliers has been found guilty of six assault and indecent assault charges, but cleared on four other counts.



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Equitise raises $211k in first campaign

Equity crowd-funding platform Equitise has closed its first campaign after successfully raising $211,000 for Tourism Radio NZ. The company, which provides location-specific…


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The Bachelor's best moments

As we head into tonight's final show down between Dani and Matilda, we look back on the 10 best moments that have made The Bachelor must-see TV.




What else could NZ host?

IOC president Thomas Bach created the impression that New Zealand can be worthy bidders to host the five-ringed circus. Here are five more tourneys New Zealand could…


Rugby: McCaw back on the bench

Richie McCaw has recovered from concussion and returned to the bench for the Crusaders' encounter with the Reds in Christchurch…

Rugby: Pakuranga set for celebrations

One of Auckland's newer - and certainly most well organised - rugby clubs blows out 50 birthday candles this weekend. Pakuranga United have enjoyed unprecedented success…

Rugby: Lee to take over at Hurricanes

The Hurricanes have appointed Avan Lee to take over as chief executive from James Te Puni. Lee is presently World Rugby's general manager of sevens but will finish…

Scotty Stevenson: Rugby US style

In a nation obsessed with the self-obsession of the major leagues, rugby is a renegade, an underground world of amateur players who love the game for its spirit, writes…


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