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Writers at war over Charlie Hebdo award
Writers at war over Charlie Hebdo award

A bitter row has erupted among top writers over the decision to award a top prize for freedom to Charlie Hebdo.

Brian Rudman: Security cure as bad as disease

The security Jeremiahs will be most put out. Not one sword-wielding ninja, or explosive-belted suicide bomber, shattered…

German cops foil Boston-style terror attack

German authorities have cancelled a traditional cycle race after foiling a suspected Islamist attack, and arresting a German-Turkish…

Kiwi jihadist calls for Anzac Day terror

A Kiwi jihadist who claims to be fighting in Syria with the Islamic State has called for terror attacks in New Zealand.

War

New video shows devastated Germany

On 70th anniversary of the end of the Nazi regime, new colour footage shows what Germany looked like in the aftermath of…

WWI: Journo fought war with words

Rifleman Clifford Nightingale was more familiar with the pen than the sword when he sailed with hundreds of reinforcements…

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Kiwi mum who lost son to Isis calls for stronger support network
Kiwi mum who lost son to Isis calls for stronger support network

A New Zealand mother is calling for a stronger support network in light of her son's death after joining Islamic State (ISIS). Karolina…

Kiwi mum curses Isis
Kiwi mum curses Isis

A former New Zealander now living in Denmark says her son was killed when he travelled to Syria to fight with Isis after…

'Sitting duck' warning: No extra security
'Sitting duck' warning: No extra security

There are no immediate plans to tighten security measures across NZ shopping centres and cinemas following a warning the…

Isis blamed for Afghan suicide bombing
Isis blamed for Afghan suicide bombing

A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a line of people waiting outside a bank Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing…

Terrorism

Kiwi malls a target for terror?
Kiwi malls a target for terror?

New Zealand is a "sitting duck" for a terror attack and should consider bag checks of shoppers and moviegoers…

Herald on Sunday editorial: Terror threats are our new reality

Terrorists must, because of their inherent weakness, select soft targets. Few may be softer than a country that likes to…

Bridgette Sullivan-Taylor: Terror at the mall: Are we safe?

Bag checks may become a reality for shoppers in response to growing terror threats.

Terrorists' cyber-threat to the world

They sign as Cybercaliphate. Last January, this name appeared on the YouTube and Twitter accounts of the United States military's…

Five arrested over Anzac Day terror plot
Five arrested over Anzac Day terror plot

Five teenagers arrested in counter terrorism raids were allegedly planning IS-inspired attacks on police…

Terrorist attack threat increases

More New Zealanders were being monitored because of their links to Islamic State the head of the New Zealand Security Intelligence…

US to take Cuba off terror list

The US will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism - a key step in its bid to normalise relations between…

Boston bomber: Guilty on all 30 counts

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old…

Bloody video closes Boston bomber case

Jurors were shown video of the moment a pressure cooker bomb ripped through the crowds at the marathon finish line.

Commemorations 'safe from terrorism'
Commemorations 'safe from terrorism'

New Zealanders travelling to Gallipoli have been assured they will be safe from terrorism at the centenary…

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