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NRL Round 9 redux - New Zealand Herald

NRL Round 9 reduxNew Zealand HeraldShaun Johnson makes a break during the round nine NRL match against the Roosters. Photo / Getty Images. The Melbourne Storm surged clear at the top of the standings, there were more upsets and the Warriors got a break-through win at Mt Smart Stadium ...and more »

Body found after fire rips through home in Waikato - Stuff.co.nz;

Body found after fire rips through home in Waikato - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzBody found after fire rips through home in WaikatoStuff.co.nzInvestigators are looking into the cause of the fire that started in the early hours of the morning. Residents of a quiet Waikato street are in disbelief after a body was found in a neighbour's burnt-out house. Police are investigating the early ...Woman dies in Tirau, Waikato house fireNew Zealand HeraldPolice investigating fatal Waikato house fireTVNZall 8 news articles »

Court to decide if Nats take the rap for using Eminem-style audio on advertisement - Stuff.co.nz;

Court to decide if Nats take the rap for using Eminem-style audio on advertisement - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzCourt to decide if Nats take the rap for using Eminem-style audio on advertisementStuff.co.nzThere's nothing quite like a rap battle. But National's new ad too close to Eminem's Lose Yourself? It's election year again but the National Party is still in a fight from the 2014 campaign, for which it might yet take the rap. A High Court judge and ...Court battle between Eminem and National Party beginsNew Zealand HeraldCase begins against National Party over campaign ad's Eminem similarityTVNZall 3 news articles »

Pike River footage reinforces call for re-entry to mine, lawyer says - New Zealand Herald;

Pike River footage reinforces call for re-entry to mine, lawyer says - New Zealand Herald

Stuff.co.nzPike River footage reinforces call for re-entry to mine, lawyer saysNew Zealand HeraldNigel Hampton QC Nigel says newly released footage of the Pike River mine shows re-entry is possible. Photo/Pool. The lawyer for the families of the Pike River Mine victims says new footage reinforces the call for re-entry to the mine. Footage has ...Pike River: Thousands of unreleased photosRadio New ZealandVideo from Pike River shows workers and a robot inside the mine, months after the explosionStuff.co.nzPM says robot footage from inside Pike River mine 'doesn't change anything' about re-entry riskTVNZNZCity -Newstalk ZBall 27 news articles »

Why are global currency markets betting heavily against the New Zealand dollar? - Stuff.co.nz;

Why are global currency markets betting heavily against the New Zealand dollar? - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzWhy are global currency markets betting heavily against the New Zealand dollar?Stuff.co.nzGlobal foreign exchange traders have placed huge bets that the New Zealand dollar will fall, pushing it to an 11-month low on Friday below US68.5c. What is happening to the New Zealand dollar? Currency traders and market analysts say a trader's report, ...and more »

'Confrontational' parking warden doesn't get job back before ERA hearing - Stuff.co.nz;

'Confrontational' parking warden doesn't get job back before ERA hearing - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz'Confrontational' parking warden doesn't get job back before ERA hearingStuff.co.nzAn Auckland Transport parking warden says he was unfairly dismissed, following alleged complaints about his interactions with the public. An Auckland Transport (AT) parking warden who claims he was unjustifiably dismissed has failed to temporarily get ...and more »

Steph Lewis calls on Govt to build more homes - New Zealand Herald

Steph Lewis calls on Govt to build more homesNew Zealand HeraldWhanganui Labour candidate Steph Lewis has called on the Government to build new affordable housing in Whanganui. She made the call on social media while commenting on a Wanganui Chronicle article which shone a spotlight on rental housing and a ...and more »

Man awaits verdict in assault of stepdaughter's rapist - New Zealand Herald;

Man awaits verdict in assault of stepdaughter's rapist - New Zealand Herald

The Dominion PostMan awaits verdict in assault of stepdaughter's rapistNew Zealand HeraldA man on trial in Wellington District Court for allegedly assaulting his step-daughter's rapist. Photo/File. A jury is deciding the fate of a man on trial for allegedly assaulting his 15-year-old stepdaughter's rapist. Members of the jury have gone ...Judge warns jury no one could take revenge for a wrong doneThe Dominion Postall 2 news articles »

Bruno Mars' New Zealand tour has been confirmed - New Zealand Herald;

Bruno Mars' New Zealand tour has been confirmed - New Zealand Herald

New Zealand HeraldBruno Mars' New Zealand tour has been confirmedNew Zealand HeraldRumours have been rife in the past few days after tour promoters Live Nation hinted about the upcoming tour in a social media post, uploading a video promoting Mars' world tour with the message "stay tuned".Bruno Mars to bring 24k Magic World Tour to New ZealandScoop.co.nz (press release)Bruno Mars to perform two Auckland shows, promoters finally confirmStuff.co.nzall 11 news articles »

Steph Rowe: Punches thrown on The Bachelor NZ - New Zealand Herald;

Steph Rowe: Punches thrown on The Bachelor NZ - New Zealand Herald

Stuff.co.nzSteph Rowe: Punches thrown on The Bachelor NZNew Zealand HeraldIf you were ever going to watch an episode of this terrible show, make it this one. Get the popcorn ready, this is going to be one hell of a rundown. The girls tried Muay Thai. Muay Thai, for anyone who isn't aware, is the Gloriavale of fighting. You ...The Bachelor Recap: should she stay or should she go now?Stuff.co.nzall 3 news articles »

Southland reinsman suffers serious fall - Stuff.co.nz;

Southland reinsman suffers serious fall - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzSouthland reinsman suffers serious fallStuff.co.nzHunter hit the ground hard when catapulted from his sulky in the early stages of race 10. Stewards quickly abandoned the race and contacted the starter, crash crew and clerk of the course to flag down and call out to drivers to pull up. "He [Peter] was ...and more »

Quake rescuer wins landmark court case - Radio New Zealand;

Quake rescuer wins landmark court case - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandQuake rescuer wins landmark court caseRadio New ZealandA volunteer left traumatised after helping rescue people from a collapsed building following the 2011 Christchurch earthquake has won a landmark case. Bill Toomey said the scene that confronted him at the PGC building was horrific. Rescuers. The PGC ...and more »

Trump says 'I have no idea' whether Kim Jong-Un is sane but he's 'a smart cookie' - New Zealand Herald;

Trump says 'I have no idea' whether Kim Jong-Un is sane but he's 'a smart cookie' - New Zealand Herald

Financial ExpressTrump says 'I have no idea' whether Kim Jong-Un is sane but he's 'a smart cookie'New Zealand HeraldPresident Donald Trump says he doesn't know if North Korea's despotic leader Kim Jong-Un is in his right mind, but he is clearly "a smart cookie" and a force to be reckoned with. Asked on CBS's 'Face the Nation' program to evaluate the communist ...USS Carl Vinson stocks up on ammunition during drills off the Korean Peninsulafox5sandiego.comDonald Trump leaves door open for military action against 'smart cookie' KimThe Sydney Morning HeraldDonald Trump on whether he could start war with North Korea: 'I don't know. I mean, we'll see'The Independentall 5,157 news articles »

The Bachelor NZ,recap: It's getting cold in here, so take off all your clothes - Stuff.co.nz;

The Bachelor NZ,recap: It's getting cold in here, so take off all your clothes - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzThe Bachelor NZ,recap: It's getting cold in here, so take off all your clothesStuff.co.nzIs that the aroma of desperation I scent in the air? Or just another episode of the show New Zealand love to hate to love? Ad Feedback. The Thailand hangover continues. Matt Klitscher. The Thailand hangover continues. - Stuff. Saved|Saved Stories ...and more »

Joseph Parker needs to lift his profile for a heavyweight shot - top British boxing promoter - New Zealand Herald;

Joseph Parker needs to lift his profile for a heavyweight shot - top British boxing promoter - New Zealand Herald

New Zealand HeraldJoseph Parker needs to lift his profile for a heavyweight shot - top British boxing promoterNew Zealand HeraldThat's the verdict from a leading British boxing analyst and promoter, Spencer Fearon, following Anthony Joshua's win over Wladimir Klitschko in one of the great heavyweight contests at Wembley. The Kiwi boxer is part of a resurgent heavyweight boxing ...Street fighting and drugs: Anthony Joshua's not so smooth road to stardomTVNZKlitschko dropped by JoshuaNEWS.com.auAnthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury, Wladimir Klitschko, possible fights for heavyweight world championFox Sportsall 196 news articles »

Jindarat Prutsiriporn kidnapping trial to start in the Auckland High Court - Stuff.co.nz;

Jindarat Prutsiriporn kidnapping trial to start in the Auckland High Court - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzJindarat Prutsiriporn kidnapping trial to start in the Auckland High CourtStuff.co.nzJindarat Prutsiriporn, 50, died of head injuries after falling, bound and gagged, from the boot of a car. The trial of six men accused of kidnapping a Thai woman will kick off in the High Court at Auckland on Monday morning. Jindarat Prutsiriporn, 50 ...and more »

Historic South Island homestead - The Southland Times;

Historic South Island homestead - The Southland Times

The Southland TimesHistoric South Island homesteadThe Southland TimesSarah Ayton is an accomplished cook, consummate hostess and keen gardener. So it is little surprise that alongside the ornamental beds in her sprawling country garden at Teddington on the shores of Lyttelton Harbour are substantial vegetable beds and ...and more »

Wintry blast follows night of damage from strong winds across lower North Island - Stuff.co.nz;

Wintry blast follows night of damage from strong winds across lower North Island - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzWintry blast follows night of damage from strong winds across lower North IslandStuff.co.nzA freezing southerly sweeping over the country is set to send temperatures plunging after a night which saw strong winds down powerlines and waves close roads. Gales cut power, sent trampolines flying and damaged property across the lower North Island, ...Wellington passenger train strikes tree as wild weather wreaks havoc across lower North IslandNew Zealand HeraldStorm hits Hutt Valley trainsNZCityWaves and wind close road to Eastbourne; trains replaced by busesScoop.co.nz (press release)all 12 news articles »

Zimbabwean self-confessed murderer leaves NZ - Radio New Zealand;

Zimbabwean self-confessed murderer leaves NZ - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandZimbabwean self-confessed murderer leaves NZRadio New ZealandA former member of Robert Mugabe's secret police who admitted to rape, murder and torture in his homeland has left New Zealand, after the Immigration Minister refused him a work visa. no caption. The Immigration Minister refused to grant the man who ...and more »

Police pursuit ends in arrest - New Zealand Herald

Police pursuit ends in arrestNew Zealand HeraldOne lane bridges were lined with road roads in an attempt to slow the vehicle. FILE. After more than two hours involving a police pursuit of a stolen vehicle, spiking and bush search a 27-year-old Northland man was arrested. The drama began after a ...and more »