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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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Thieves target big-ticket hire goods

Thieves have targeted Hirepool in Auckland and Wellington, stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of hire trucks, trailers and outdoor equipment.


NZ set to lead over drone rules

Allowing drones to operate beyond the operator's line of sight could provide economic gains of up to $190m a year to New Zealand's farming, forestry and energy sectors…

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.


Life & Style

Weirdest McDonald's menus

Malaysia has its Prosperity Burger, the Indians tuck into McCurry Pan and in Israel there's the ever-popular McKebab.






Why the Warriors look good

Ben Matulino is in career-best shape and making big gains in the gym. His propping partner Jacob Lillyman's leg strength is better than ever. In the first two months…

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