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Terror arrived at the doors of the Canadian government today, as at least two gunmen mounted what appeared to be a co-ordinated attack in the heart of the capital.



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NZ High Commission in lockdown

The New Zealand High Commission's building in Canada is in lock-down following a deadly shooting a couple of streets away in Ottawa this morning.


TVNZ to outsource most of Maori unit

Television New Zealand will be out-sourcing a major chunk of its Maori programming department amidst a planned shake-up at Maori TV and state broadcasting where iwis…



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Rugby: Highlanders add trio

The Highlanders have signed Tasman duo Alex Ainley and Marty Banks and Taranaki wing Waisake Naholo. Ainley has had a strong season at lock with the Makos after returning…


Breaking down ethnic barriers

When South Auckland league administrators examined options to grow the 13-man code within the region, the Asian and Indian communities appealed as untapped resources…

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