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Beware the 'stray-at-home' dad

Growing numbers of men are looking after their children to let their spouses pursue careers but this can come at a terrible cost, writes Lucy Cavendish.


Labour risks 'political oblivion'

The review led by former British Labour MP Bryan Gould contained a round-up of the reasons for Labour's dire election result of 25 per cent.


After Blatter: where to now?

Sepp Blatter may be vacating the president's chair but the embattled organisation has a lot of work to do to clean up its…

Few rescued as hope fades

A total of 14 people have been rescued, but the vast majority of the 456 people on board, many of them elderly tourists, were unaccounted for.

Cameras taken in lion park probe

The camera of an American woman mauled to death by a lion in South Africa has been taken by police investigating what prompted the big cat to pounce.



Ex-ministers to Key: Prove Saudi claim

Phil Goff and Jim Anderton challenge John Key to release any documents he has suggesting the Labour-Progressive Government considered settling a grievance with a Saudi…

Life & Style







Barrett to return on Friday

Hurricanes first-five Beauden Barrett will return to Super Rugby against the Highlanders on Friday night but is unlikely to kick goals. Barrett has recovered from a…

Black Ferns squad named for Canada

The selection of two New Zealand sevens players marks the naming of the Black Ferns squad to tour Canada later this month. Honey Hireme and Selica Winiata, fresh from…

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