Vibrating shoes give directions
Vibrating shoes give directions

Now, an Indian high-tech start-up is promising to do the same in real life with a new, GPS-enabled smart sports shoe that…

Fashionistas finally ditch the heels
Fashionistas finally ditch the heels

It appears that there is more to the flat shoe trend than a mere flash in the pan. Several of the online designer fashion…

'Subversive' Roald Dahl chapter released
'Subversive' Roald Dahl chapter released

An unseen chapter of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory deemed too subversive for young British children has finally been…

Bite magazine: Spring has sprung
Bite magazine: Spring has sprung

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Nail polish detects date rape drugs
Nail polish detects date rape drugs

A simple coat of nail polish could soon prevent Kiwi women from falling victim to date rape.

Carter endures icy drenching

All Black Dan Carter has nominated three former and current teammates to douse themselves in freezing water for charity…

Hopes pinned to $150k drug

Young Aucklander Sally Xu will die soon unless she can raise $150,000 for a new cancer medicine.

Readers pick: Auckland's top 5 activities

Books, bites and bars in Downtown Auckland. Five more favourite things about the Heart of the City.

How overconfidence fools you
How overconfidence fools you

As the old saying goes - it seems nice guys really do finish last. A new study has shown that overconfident…

Design & build: The age of consent

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Spring into action (+recipes)

We love it when spring comes around. The days get longer, the air is still crisp and fresh but you can feel it starting…

WIN! iPad and a year's supply of Bell Tea

Over the next six weeks the Herald on Sunday and Bell Tea are looking for some special, ordinary people. We want you to…

Wedding an epic in the making

The countdown has begun for the much-awaited wedding of George Clooney and his high-flying fiancee, Amal Alamuddin.

More adults in NZ get braces
More adults in NZ get braces

Black Sticks golden girl Mandy Barker is on a mission to score a golden smile.

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