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Have we underestimated ISIS?

We see ISIS as thuggish martyrdom-seeking zealots, but brutal and disgusting though they be, its actions as a fighting force belie any belief they are oafish bandits…


Into the unknown

Greece has given Europe a mighty political shock but also placed its own future on the line after voters rejected terms for bailing out its crippled economy.



'Champagne stunt an utter disaster'

Judith Collins described a champagne stunt by SFO boss Adam Feeley as an "utter disaster" that threatened to overshadow the Government at a crucial time.

PM kicks Labour over balls

Labour's plans for a feel-good announcement in the lead up to the All Blacks Samoa rugby game were gazumped by Prime Minister, who revealed it for them.

Life & Style






Schoolkids put heat on All Blacks

The All Blacks are here and straight into their work in Apia - supervising hundreds of primary school children in a skills session in the blazing heat of the late morning…


Otere Black re-signs with Hurricanes

The Hurricanes have re-signed first five-eighth Otere Black for a further two years. The 20-year-old Manawatu Turbo was part of the side's wider training group this…

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