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Greens up, National falls

National has taken a hit in the first poll since Nicky Hager's Dirty Politics was released but the Greens, not Labour, are the big winners so far.

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Eden Park: 1986 vs 2014 (+graphic)

Lukewarm pie, cold chips and a beer shower - that was the Eden Park experience for many when Australia knocked off the All Blacks at Eden Park in September 1986.

Look forward to seven days of sun

Auckland and the top of the North Island are in for a week of fine weather in the first prolonged sunny period since the start of June, according to MetService. Meteorologist…

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Labour's free GP scheme a flop

Labour's support among the elderly has slumped despite making free GP visits for pensioners the centrepiece of its election campaign launch recentl

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NZ wine pops its export cork

New Zealand wine has established itself as a major commodity after exports increased by 10 per cent in volume and value to a record $1.33 billion in the year to June

Assignee drops Peters bankruptcy bid

Authorities are giving up the fight to put former property developer Jamie Peters back into bankruptcy and will withdraw their case against him from the Court of Appeal…



Memories of German WWI atrocities

Bloody German atrocities against Belgian civilians at the outset of World War I still haunt gentle towns such as Dinant and Louvain whose sacrifice sparked global outrage…

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NRL: Bukuya off Sharks doping probe list

Warriors and former Cronulla back-rower Jayson Bukuya is "pleasantly relieved" at not being included on Asada's list of 17 past and present Sharks players issued with…

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