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Moment of Truth lifted Key

Final Herald Digipoll before the election shows Kim Dotcom's high-profile attack on the Prime Minister ended up giving the National Party boost.

Waiheke ferry commuters stranded

About 40 Waiheke commuters were left to wait on the island yesterday after being unable to cram on a stand-in vessel for large ferries knocked out by storm damage and…

Sister's cancer fight inspires

Seeing his little sister lose her hair and tubes being plugged into her tiny body ultimately pushed one Auckland student to go on to help other youngsters fighting the…

It's 3D Hill thanks to Google

Los Angeles, London, Paris, Rome, now Auckland. Google yesterday has added the city to the list of locations with 3D maps allowing users 'virtual travel'.



Datacom ventures into health field

Business technology company Datacom has ventured into a new field, setting up Datacom Healthcare Solutions as well as buying a 20 per cent stake in health informatics…

Wall Street hits new record high

Wall Street rose, pushing the Dow and S&P 500 to record highs, after a larger-than-expected drop in US jobless claims and the Federal Reserve's fresh…

Election 2014

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Life & Style

Cancer warning for bald men

Men who are bald at age 45 are more likely to develop aggressive prostate cancer compared with those who keep their hair. US researchers found those who lose hair at…

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England pose biggest threat - Henry

In front of a packed and partisan crowd, World Cup-winning coach Sir Graham Henry believes England pose the biggest roadblock to the All Blacks winning back-to-back…


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