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Refugees' trail of tears

As the death toll on land and sea continues to grow, the EU summoned ministers to an emergency summit to discuss solutions to the crisis.

How Donald Duck helped defeat Hitler

His distinctive quack has entertained generations of children, but there was a moment when Donald Duck took on a far more serious purpose, as the face of wartime America…



Many undecided over TPP

More than half of New Zealanders appear to have made up their minds already about whether the Trans Pacific Partnership is a good or bad thing.

Life & Style

The rise of 'selfie lice'

Gaggles of tweens and teens with smartphones are touching heads while snapping and sharing pictures of themselves, all the while spreading lice.






Kobe and Shaq bury the hatchet

Former Los Angeles Lakers team-mates and one-time bitter rivals Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant have buried the hatchet in an online podcast where both men addressed…


Cory Jane's wife's message for her husband

Cory Jane's wife Aime has sent her unlucky husband a touching Facebook message after he missed out on Rugby World Cup selection for the All Blacks on Sunday. "My husband...,"…

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