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Wild winds hit Auckland

Strong winds have brought down signs and blown out glass in Auckland as wild weather batters some parts of the country.

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Overdue Kate could be induced

The Duchess of Cambridge is already up to four days overdue with her second child - and her labour could now be induced this week, it was claimed today.


Nepal earthquake: Kiwi help on its way

A 37-strong urban search and rescue team will leave New Zealand tonight for Nepal to join the humanitarian efforts. They will be part of a United Nations-co-ordinated…



Trial of 'Dark Knight' killer opens

Though James Holmes' victims' families want to see justice done, many also fear the spotlight of a lengthy, painful trial will serve only to sensationalise the killer…

Runaway girl tweets Syrian takeaway

One of the schoolgirls who disappeared from her east London home in February to travel to Syria has tweeted a picture that appears to confirm she has joined Isis.

Gallipoli 100: Birth of the Anzacs

Huge crowds at dawn honour Anzacs

The huge Anzac Day crowds which turned out to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings clearly underlined the last words of the Ode of Remembrance…

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Royal baby will be announced on Twitter

There'll be no need to queue up at the gates of Buckingham Palace and crane your neck to discover the sex of the new royal baby. In fact, all you'll need is access to…






JK could stay: Get used to it

Only six matches remain in their team's season but the Blues board has yet to decide who will coach the team next year, according to CEO Michael Redman.


Rugby: Medical tests for McCaw

All Black captain Richie McCaw will undergo medical tests this week to determine his availability this weekend after being momentarily knocked out.

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