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Hit-and-run driver killed

A driver who hit a cyclist and fled the scene this morning is dead after leading police on a chase through Whanganui that ended in a fiery crash.

Bachelor's Maltida denies break-up

Rumours are rampant that The Bachelor 's Art Green and Matilda Rice have already broken up but the winner says they're not true: 'We're still together and really happy'…

Wheelchair woman in train scare

KiwiRail did not have proper communication in place to stop a train from pulling out while a wheelchair-bound passenger was still disembarking, a report says.




Result will endanger UK's global role

Britain will struggle to throw off its growing reputation as a bit player in foreign affairs and defence after tonight's elections, which are likely to result in a weak…

Turning back boats 'not feasible'

Italy has renewed its appeal to the EU for help in managing a relentless wave of migrant arrivals, after about 40 died when their inflatable boat sank off the coast.

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Rugby: Vito to return this week

Hurricanes loose forward Victor Vito will return to action on Saturday night when his side hosts the Sharks at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. The All Black has been…

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