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Crash blocking major Tauranga highway

A crash on one of Tauranga's busiest highways has sparked a warning from police to steer clear of the area. Traffic is heavily backed up on State Highway 29a, between…

Olympics

Russian Paralympic team banned

Two days after Russia finished fourth in the Olympic medal table, its Paralympic team was barred from the next big games in Rio de Janeiro.

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Politics

NZ faces tough task to help Syrians

New Zealand hopes of a breakthrough in Syria during its Presidency of the Security Council next month will be a tough ask if a debate in the Security Council on Monday…

Boris, Murray and a fine wine time

Boris Johnson hosted his NZ counterpart Murray McCully in London - and it appears he gave him a warm welcome after he was spotted with a crate of wine.

Lifestyle

Taste test for KFC's original recipe

This week the Chicago Tribune has published what it claims to be the secret recipe found in an old scrapbook. Now they've gone a step further and run a taste test.

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Travel

Room check: Sofitel Wellington

The Sofitel Wellington is the capital city's first brand new hotel in a while, where the surrounds are luxuriously, romantically French.

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