Why women are more likely to initiate divorce
Why women are more likely to initiate divorce

Heightened expectations can leave women feeling worse off in marriage than men.

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Dictionary adds new words

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Racy incontinence knickers
Racy incontinence knickers

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Pregnant mums still drinking

About 20 per cent of women continue to drink alcohol after finding out they are pregnant - with some reporting having four…

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In Canvas tomorrow: The good chef
In Canvas tomorrow: The good chef

If anyone has earned a lie-in this morning, it's Michael Meredith. For the past three months he's risen…

Kiwis become at home baristas

It's a habitual morning fix that's an essential part of the day, and now more Kiwis are fine-tuning their own barista skills…

Strike a pose and say you'll marry me

Designer Hohepa Thompson springs surprise Fashion Week wedding proposal on his partner at the end of the catwalk.

Check phone for no reason?

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Shelley Bridgeman: How much of the hype about the property market is true?
Shelley Bridgeman: How much of the hype about the property market is true?

Shelley Bridgeman recently sold her house. The sale would not enter local folklore for the price it…

Couple's 'newborn' photoshoot

An Aussie couple have shared photos of the newest member of their family on social media with one adorable difference -…

The burger mash-up that almost was

When Burger King urged McDonald's to collaborate on a beautiful piece of junk food artistry, many fast food fans got their…

Party time for brave little Skyla

Skyla was excited to start school this year. Instead she's undergoing 45 days of radiotherapy treatment at Starship Hospital…

Project Runway winner's big debut at NZFW

Sean Kelly, the Kiwi winner of Project Runway, has returned home to debut his first collection since the show at New Zealand…

Filmmakers defend same-sex doco
Filmmakers defend same-sex doco

The Australian filmmakers of Gayby Baby have defended their documentary about children from same-sex…

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