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NZCity
Kiwis unhappy with Aussie lifeof people necessarily plan that well so they arrive and then later they find ou
Kiwis unhappy with Aussie life
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
of people necessarily plan that well so they arrive and then later they find out (don't get access to services)," he told NZ Newswire. "If an Australian goes to New Zealand they get full rights but they come here and they don't get full... Read more
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NZCity
Ocean upbringing has Olympic pay-offto success at the maiden Olympic appearance for both. "I wouldn't say it was o
Ocean upbringing has Olympic pay-off
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
to success at the maiden Olympic appearance for both. "I wouldn't say it was our destiny to come to an Olympics," he told NZ Newswire. "But the way we grew up has definitely influenced what we do now. "It's made us love the ocean and sailing.... Read more
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NZCity
Burling buzzing about America's Cup switchDean Barker. "Now that we've got this one, we're pretty fired up to try to bri
Burling buzzing about America's Cup switch
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
Dean Barker. "Now that we've got this one, we're pretty fired up to try to bring the Cup home as well," Burling told NZ Newswire. "There will be a lot of scrutiny next year but we've had that here as well. We enjoy that, we enjoy the... Read more
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NZCity
Accused Nelson killer faces courtby the nickname Muzza. Price will next appear in the High Court at Nelson on S
Accused Nelson killer faces court
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
by the nickname Muzza. Price will next appear in the High Court at Nelson on September 6, his lawyer Tony Bamford told NZ Newswire. He was unable to comment on whether Price would enter a plea on that date. According to detectives, Mr... Read more
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NZCity
Man missing after boat capsizeoff Back Beach, near Paritutu Rock. One person was rescued, only suffering scr
Man missing after boat capsize
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
off Back Beach, near Paritutu Rock. One person was rescued, only suffering scrapes and bruises, a police spokeswoman told NZ Newswire. "One person is still missing. Helicopter, coast guard and search and rescue are actively searching," sh... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Man charged with violent Nelson murder faces courtby the nickname Muzza. Price will next appear in the High Court at Nelson on S
Man charged with violent Nelson murder faces court
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
by the nickname Muzza. Price will next appear in the High Court at Nelson on September 6, his lawyer Tony Bamford told NZ Newswire. He was unable to comment on whether Price would enter a plea on that date. According to detectives, Mr... Read more
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NZCity
Ski lift gets stuck on Mt Hutta skier posted and got 75 likes. ''We'll be with you shortly," the ski area rep
Ski lift gets stuck on Mt Hutt
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
a skier posted and got 75 likes. ''We'll be with you shortly," the ski area replied. Ski area manager James McKenzie told NZ Newswire it was a cold day and there was a strong wind at the top of the mountain. "We have a T-seat people sit on and we... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi triathlete on Laurent Vidal's death - 'It wasn't part of the plan'pulling out of her third Olympics, Hewitt's voice faltered. "I didn't know at
Kiwi triathlete on Laurent Vidal's death - 'It wasn't part of the plan'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
pulling out of her third Olympics, Hewitt's voice faltered. "I didn't know at all, I had to change everything," she told NZ Newswire. "I've had so much support but the preparation for this was four years and this last year ... it wasn't part of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi triathlete on Laurent Vidal's death - 'It wasn't part of the plan'pulling out of her third Olympics, Hewitt's voice faltered. "I didn't know at
Kiwi triathlete on Laurent Vidal's death - 'It wasn't part of the plan'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
pulling out of her third Olympics, Hewitt's voice faltered. "I didn't know at all, I had to change everything," she told NZ Newswire. "I've had so much support but the preparation for this was four years and this last year ... it wasn't part of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Women's kayaking quarter send warning ahead of finaltheir lung-busting year is starting to pay dividends. "People discount it, but
Women's kayaking quarter send warning ahead of final
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
their lung-busting year is starting to pay dividends. "People discount it, but we've got that endurance now," she told NZ Newswire. "You've either got endurance or you don't and we can't be counted out at the end of the race either. All of us... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Twelve hours of glory for New Zealandthere to win but if anyone else was going to, it was so nice to see the Brazili
Twelve hours of glory for New Zealand
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
there to win but if anyone else was going to, it was so nice to see the Brazilians do it in their home town," Powrie told NZ Newswire. "It's a special moment for them and it's given the place a real vibe." It was a historic moment for Meech and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Black Sticks going for 16th Kiwi medalcheering on little sister in Rio "It's going to be hard, but there's two teams
Black Sticks going for 16th Kiwi medal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
cheering on little sister in Rio "It's going to be hard, but there's two teams that have got to get up for it," she told NZ Newswire. "If we work hard, and run really hard, and chase, and do all the things we had been doing, then we can really... Read more
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NZCity
Gastro outbreak, death in nursing homean elderly person, is thought to be from the campylobacter bacterium. Hastings
Gastro outbreak, death in nursing home
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
an elderly person, is thought to be from the campylobacter bacterium. Hastings District Council Mayor Lawrence Yule told NZ Newswire it won't be confirmed until next week so the boil-water notice will remain in place until Wednesday. Most ill... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Twelve hours of glory for New Zealandthere to win but if anyone else was going to, it was so nice to see the Brazili
Twelve hours of glory for New Zealand
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
there to win but if anyone else was going to, it was so nice to see the Brazilians do it in their home town," Powrie told NZ Newswire. "It's a special moment for them and it's given the place a real vibe." It was a historic moment for Meech and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lisa Carrington has strengthened desire to continue in Tokyohad wanted. "Danuta, she's got two golds here. Man, what an amazing feeling sh
Lisa Carrington has strengthened desire to continue in Tokyo
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
had wanted. "Danuta, she's got two golds here. Man, what an amazing feeling she must have to do that," Carrington told NZ Newswire. "I know how hard it is to do what I've done. I just have to get a whole lot faster." The challenge of winning... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Molly Meech and Alex Maloney philosophical about silverout there to win but if anyone else was going to, it was so nice to see the Bra
Molly Meech and Alex Maloney philosophical about silver
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
out there to win but if anyone else was going to, it was so nice to see the Brazilians do it in their home town," she told NZ Newswire. "It's a special moment for them and it's given the place a real vibe." It was also a historic moment for Meech... Read more
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NZCity
Wilson hunts Silver Ferns-Tall Ferns comboto regret her decision. "I had my bags all packed and ready, thinking I'd be s
Wilson hunts Silver Ferns-Tall Ferns combo
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
to regret her decision. "I had my bags all packed and ready, thinking I'd be stoked if I made New Zealand A," Wilson told NZ Newswire. "Then I opened the letter, read it once, read it twice, and said, `Shannon, am I reading this right?' And then... Read more
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NZCity
Truck crashes into homes, driver diesa critical condition and emergency services were working to free him but he die
Truck crashes into homes, driver dies
NZCity / Posted 12 days ago
a critical condition and emergency services were working to free him but he died at the scene," a police spokeswoman told NZ Newswire. Raghubir Ruhan and his family were asleep upstairs above the clinic and thought the shaking and noise that woke... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pain then elation for Mahe Drysdale at Rio OlympicsRodrigo de Freitas lagoon. "We were looking at each other, looking at the boar
Pain then elation for Mahe Drysdale at Rio Olympics
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon. "We were looking at each other, looking at the board, just waiting, waiting, waiting," he told NZ Newswire. "I'd come here to win and my whole four years were resting on this one final bit. "It's not the way you want to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Eliza McCartney grounded ahead of Olympics debutworries about how she'll adjust in Rio. "It's hard - you have learn, and work
Eliza McCartney grounded ahead of Olympics debut
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
worries about how she'll adjust in Rio. "It's hard - you have learn, and work out how you deal with it yourself," she told NZ Newswire. "It's just about controlling the nerves, because when you have so much adrenaline you push further and you run... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Emma Twigg set to retiremy worst nightmare but that's sport and there's other things in life. I'm looki
Emma Twigg set to retire
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
my worst nightmare but that's sport and there's other things in life. I'm looking forward to the next chapter," she told NZ Newswire. "It's something I'll have to live with for the rest of my life that I won't be an Olympic champion, which is a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Emma Twigg set to retiremy worst nightmare but that's sport and there's other things in life. I'm looki
Emma Twigg set to retire
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
my worst nightmare but that's sport and there's other things in life. I'm looking forward to the next chapter," she told NZ Newswire. "It's something I'll have to live with for the rest of my life that I won't be an Olympic champion, which is a... Read more
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NZCity
Veteran suicides a time bomb: MPconflicts. "From what I'm hearing we're sitting on a time bomb inside our Defe
Veteran suicides a time bomb: MP
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
conflicts. "From what I'm hearing we're sitting on a time bomb inside our Defence Force, in particular the army," he told NZ Newswire on Sunday. He's also concerned the Defence Force is classifying suicide attempts as self-harm, and washing its... Read more
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NZCity
More test positive for campylobacter in HB10 days but would usually get better without antibiotics. On Saturday Hastings
More test positive for campylobacter in HB
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
10 days but would usually get better without antibiotics. On Saturday Hastings District Council Mayor Lawrence Yule told NZ Newswire chlorination of water "fixes" campylobacter. "The boil-water notice will remain until we are confident there is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Gold for Mahe DrysdaleRodrigo de Freitas lagoon. "We were looking at each other, looking at the boar
Gold for Mahe Drysdale
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon. "We were looking at each other, looking at the board, just waiting, waiting, waiting," he told NZ Newswire. "I'd come here to win and my whole four years were resting on this one final bit. "It's not the way you want to... Read more
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NZCity
Truck crashes into homes, driver diesa critical condition and emergency services were working to free him but he die
Truck crashes into homes, driver dies
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
a critical condition and emergency services were working to free him but he died at the scene," a police spokeswoman told NZ Newswire. It's not known how many people were inside the two homes, but nobody else was injured. Emergency services... Read more
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NZCity
Shot from the heart causes Adams painstages that gold was nearly in their grasp. "If there was another 200m, who kn
Shot from the heart causes Adams pain
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
stages that gold was nearly in their grasp. "If there was another 200m, who knows what might have happened?" Behrent told NZ Newswire. They get a chance to go one better than their silver medal in Saturday's women's eight final. World champion... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi cyclist Sam Webster studying his competitionNZ high performance director Mark Elliott said Webster is a canny tactician. "
Kiwi cyclist Sam Webster studying his competition
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
NZ high performance director Mark Elliott said Webster is a canny tactician. "He's called Wiki for a reason," Elliott told NZ Newswire. "He understands who he competes against and that's what it's about. You've got to understand who you're... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hamblin heartbroken after failing to make 1500m semis13th place finish in her heat after being handily placed for most of the race.
Hamblin heartbroken after failing to make 1500m semis
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
13th place finish in her heat after being handily placed for most of the race. "My whole heart was in that race," she told NZ Newswire. "I feel that performance doesn't come close to showing what I've put in and what other people have put in for... Read more
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NZCity
Injured woman might have been in car crashvehicle involved in this investigation has been located and examined and inquir
Injured woman might have been in car crash
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
vehicle involved in this investigation has been located and examined and inquiries are continuing in relation to this," a police spokeswoman told NZ Newswire on Saturday. The woman is stable in intensive care at Nelson Hospital on Saturday mor... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi cyclist Sam Webster studying his competitionNZ high performance director Mark Elliott said Webster is a canny tactician. "
Kiwi cyclist Sam Webster studying his competition
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
NZ high performance director Mark Elliott said Webster is a canny tactician. "He's called Wiki for a reason," Elliott told NZ Newswire. "He understands who he competes against and that's what it's about. You've got to understand who you're... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bright future for canoe slalom in NZ, says Luuka Joneshow world-class that facility is. It it is Olympic standard - you could run thi
Bright future for canoe slalom in NZ, says Luuka Jones
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
how world-class that facility is. It it is Olympic standard - you could run this race there - it's incredible," he told NZ Newswire before placing 10th in the men's event. "With the course you're going to see a lot more young kids getting... Read more
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NZCity
NZ avocado season 'best ever' for growersbound for Australia and Asia. "Definitely, this will be the biggest year that
NZ avocado season 'best ever' for growers
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
bound for Australia and Asia. "Definitely, this will be the biggest year that we've had - full stop," Mr Carroll told NZ Newswire from an orchard in the Bay of Plenty. His prediction for a bumper season takes into account export volumes and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
day five31-year-old finished a disappointing sixth on the hilly 29.9km course. "It was
day five
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
31-year-old finished a disappointing sixth on the hilly 29.9km course. "It was pretty rough conditions," Villumsen told NZ Newswire. "There were gusty winds, and rain, especially on the descents." The weather cleared by the time the men's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dawkins relishing target on his backcycling disciplines, one of only three countries to do so "We get that questio
Dawkins relishing target on his back
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
cycling disciplines, one of only three countries to do so "We get that question of the medal target all the time," he told NZ Newswire. "I know our teams are in PB form, but we can't control what everyone else does. "I think we're in the hunt for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dawkins relishing target on his backone of only three countries to do so More Olympics "We get that question of t
Dawkins relishing target on his back
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
one of only three countries to do so More Olympics "We get that question of the medal target all the time," he told NZ Newswire. "I know our teams are in PB form, but we can't control what everyone else does. "I think we're in the hunt for... Read more
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SportsFan
Contentious try key in sevens finalbut they got an important leg-up after his team had dominated the early exchang
Contentious try key in sevens final
SportsFan / Posted 18 days ago
but they got an important leg-up after his team had dominated the early exchanges. "It was influential," he told NZ Newswire. "It's sport and you've got humans in the middle who make mistakes. But it's a big stage and the reality is that... Read more
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NZCity
Union blacklists second fire trucktrucks, prompting the blacklisting for the first time in two decades. Auckland
Union blacklists second fire truck
NZCity / Posted 18 days ago
trucks, prompting the blacklisting for the first time in two decades. Auckland region fire manager Kerry Gregory told NZ Newswire after the last blacklisting that the Fire Service was working with the union to resolve a number of "teething"... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
day threeRussian team withdrew due to a doping test failure. "It's never good to have t
day three
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Russian team withdrew due to a doping test failure. "It's never good to have those things come out in your sport," he told NZ Newswire. Continued below. Related ContentRio Olympics 2016: Football Ferns holding their breathRio Olympics 2016: Men's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Men's quad blame Russian dopers for Olympic failurethey were victims of sport's doping problem. "It's never good to have those th
Men's quad blame Russian dopers for Olympic failure
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
they were victims of sport's doping problem. "It's never good to have those things come out in your sport," he told NZ Newswire. "Bitterness is there. We did the best with the situation we were given. Related ContentRio Olympics 2016: Kiwi... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Men's quad blame Russian dopers for Olympic failurethey were victims of sport's doping problem. "It's never good to have those th
Men's quad blame Russian dopers for Olympic failure
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
they were victims of sport's doping problem. "It's never good to have those things come out in your sport," he told NZ Newswire. "Bitterness is there. We did the best with the situation we were given. Related ContentRio Olympics 2016: Kiwi... Read more
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NZCity
Elephant Nandi still in Sri Lankacontinue and further our support to elephant conservation," Auckland Zoo direct
Elephant Nandi still in Sri Lanka
NZCity / Posted 19 days ago
continue and further our support to elephant conservation," Auckland Zoo director Johnathan Wilcken said in a statement to NZ Newswire. Last year Asian elephant Anjalee arrived at the zoo, also from Sri Lanka's Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Curry's return set to boost All Blacks Sevensget a proper game under my belt and get some real contact on my shoulder gave m
Curry's return set to boost All Blacks Sevens
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
get a proper game under my belt and get some real contact on my shoulder gave me a shot of confidence," Curry told NZ Newswire. "It was only then that I knew I was ready for the Olympics." Related ContentRio Olympics 2016: French gymnast... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Curry's return set to boost All Blacks Sevensget a proper game under my belt and get some real contact on my shoulder gave m
Curry's return set to boost All Blacks Sevens
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
get a proper game under my belt and get some real contact on my shoulder gave me a shot of confidence," Curry told NZ Newswire. "It was only then that I knew I was ready for the Olympics." Related ContentRio Olympics 2016: French gymnast... Read more
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NZCity
Firefighters blacklist Auckland trucknot start firefighting and searching, and the second truck to that call was Cit
Firefighters blacklist Auckland truck
NZCity / Posted 20 days ago
not start firefighting and searching, and the second truck to that call was City 207 which failed to start, again," he told NZ Newswire. The concerns have caused firefighters to lose confidence in the MAN appliance, with some firefighters holding... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Emma Twigg protests rowing conditions following winlearned from the Olympic Games is that things will roll on and you have to deal
Emma Twigg protests rowing conditions following win
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
learned from the Olympic Games is that things will roll on and you have to deal with it and do the best you can," she told NZ Newswire. "Everyone is aware there's scheduling and TV broadcasts and those sorts of things. They have demands on the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rio Olympics 2016: Inside the Kiwi accomodationto home - this is a bit of a unique New Zealand space, and in some small way th
Rio Olympics 2016: Inside the Kiwi accomodation
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
to home - this is a bit of a unique New Zealand space, and in some small way that might help our performance," he told NZ Newswire. Trainer Martin Dowson, overseeing a small but perfectly formed outdoor gym, echoes Waddell's sentiments. The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rio Olympics 2016: Inside the Kiwi accomodationto home - this is a bit of a unique New Zealand space, and in some small way th
Rio Olympics 2016: Inside the Kiwi accomodation
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
to home - this is a bit of a unique New Zealand space, and in some small way that might help our performance," he told NZ Newswire. Trainer Martin Dowson, overseeing a small but perfectly formed outdoor gym, echoes Waddell's sentiments. The... Read more
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NZCity
Labour puts teeth into its housing policyLabour's housing policy is starting to look like the real thing, says NZ Newswi
Labour puts teeth into its housing policy
NZCity / Posted 22 days ago
Labour's housing policy is starting to look like the real thing, says NZ Newswire political writer Peter Wilson. The party has signalled it will remove the tax breaks that make property investment so attractive. That's a big step, and when it's... Read more
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NZCity
Warning after meningococcal diagnosisdisease, but the prognosis was good. "The latest I've heard is they're keeping
Warning after meningococcal diagnosis
NZCity / Posted 23 days ago
disease, but the prognosis was good. "The latest I've heard is they're keeping him in hospital for observation," he told NZ Newswire. "I've heard he's ok. It was caught early." Mr Taylor-Smith said the student's case was not believed to be... Read more
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