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NZCity
Teina Pora will take govt to courtconsider inflation over the time he was incarcerated. Private investigator Tim
Teina Pora will take govt to court
NZCity / Posted an hour ago
consider inflation over the time he was incarcerated. Private investigator Tim McKinnel, Mr Pora's advocate, confirmed to NZ Newswire Mr Pora had made the decision to fight a court battle several days ago, after discussing the matter with his... Read more
5d
NZCity
Steel resolve faces stern testlast Sunday's loss - the Steel's first of the season. "We were very disjointed
Steel resolve faces stern test
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
last Sunday's loss - the Steel's first of the season. "We were very disjointed, particularly in our defence end," she told NZ Newswire. "It created disconnection, even in our attacking end, and a bit of panic at times." The Steel's midcourt was... Read more
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6d
NZCity
Steel dumping issue isn't over yetlot tidier in the way it handled the report about a complaint that China was du
Steel dumping issue isn't over yet
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
lot tidier in the way it handled the report about a complaint that China was dumping steel in the New Zealand market, says NZ Newswire political writer Peter Wilson. Does the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade really have a "cringing... Read more
6d
NZCity
Warriors seek to curb Raiders' giant packtrick to stopping the big boys dead in their tracks. "They've got some big who
Warriors seek to curb Raiders' giant pack
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
trick to stopping the big boys dead in their tracks. "They've got some big whoppers, especially in the front row," he told NZ Newswire. "It's just about getting some line speed and good first-up contact. "You can't go in half-hearted otherwise... Read more
6d
NZCity
SFO probes senior ministry manageramid claims by the opposition that hundreds of thousands of dollars have gone m
SFO probes senior ministry manager
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
amid claims by the opposition that hundreds of thousands of dollars have gone missing. An SFO spokeswoman has confirmed to NZ Newswire an investigation into a senior manager at the ministry was ongoing, but declined to give further details. The... Read more
7d
The Courier Mail
Parker card loses star attractionwho, when he comes forward, puts on pressure and when he throws his punches, he
Parker card loses star attraction
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
who, when he comes forward, puts on pressure and when he throws his punches, he throws them with intention,” Parker told NZ Newswire. “He’s the type of fighter that, if you let your guard down, if you ever shy away from focusing 100 per cent,... Read more
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7d
NZCity
Hurricanes weaker on paper but pack punchthat if the team's on the same page, it's far more effective than having one or
Hurricanes weaker on paper but pack punch
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
that if the team's on the same page, it's far more effective than having one or two players that you rely on," he told NZ Newswire. "We're coming into the finals with similar momentum, even though we started off a lot slower than last... Read more
7d
SportsFan
Haumono has weight edge on Parkerto take him lightly. "There's a lot of talk about Anthony Joshua, but my 100 p
Haumono has weight edge on Parker
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
to take him lightly. "There's a lot of talk about Anthony Joshua, but my 100 per cent focus is on Haumono," Parker told NZ Newswire. "You can't really look ahead until you beat what's in front of you." Parker says Haumono's approach to the... Read more
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7d
SportsFan
Haumono has weight advantage on Parkerto take him lightly. "There's a lot of talk about Anthony Joshua, but my 100 p
Haumono has weight advantage on Parker
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
to take him lightly. "There's a lot of talk about Anthony Joshua, but my 100 per cent focus is on Haumono," Parker told NZ Newswire. "You can't really look ahead until you beat what's in front of you." Parker says Haumono's approach to the... Read more
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8d
NZCity
Resolute Parker ready for Haumono40-year-old lightly. "There's a lot of talk about Anthony Joshua, but my 100 p
Resolute Parker ready for Haumono
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
40-year-old lightly. "There's a lot of talk about Anthony Joshua, but my 100 per cent focus is on Haumono," Parker told NZ Newswire. "You can't really look ahead until you beat what's in front of you." Parker says Haumono's approach to the... Read more
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11d
NZCity
PM aiming to boost Indonesia trade linksis and how important Indonesia is to Australia, it's been hard for New Zealand
PM aiming to boost Indonesia trade links
NZCity / Posted 11 days ago
is and how important Indonesia is to Australia, it's been hard for New Zealand to make it a top-tier relationship," he told NZ Newswire. Some of that could be down to the fact a lot of New Zealand's foreign policy has been based around trade and... Read more
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12d
NZCity
Frew calm ahead of Magic clashthey've got a lot of experienced players so they know how to perform on the big
Frew calm ahead of Magic clash
NZCity / Posted 12 days ago
they've got a lot of experienced players so they know how to perform on the big stage and when it really counts," she told NZ Newswire. "I think they're getting better and better each week - throughout the whole court, they've improved in a lot of... Read more
13d
NZCity
Shallow housing slogans irks MPpromote their solutions to the housing shortage, one MP is questioning the "ina
Shallow housing slogans irks MP
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
promote their solutions to the housing shortage, one MP is questioning the "inane, empty slogans" he's hearing, says NZ Newswire political writer Peter Wilson. On November 18, 2012, Labour announced a flagship policy. The party's then... Read more
14d
NZCity
Former Pitcairn mayor loses appealhis sentence when prison guards arrive from New Zealand but is currently on bai
Former Pitcairn mayor loses appeal
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
his sentence when prison guards arrive from New Zealand but is currently on bail, his lawyer Tony Ellis confirmed to NZ Newswire. He is not the first Pitcairn mayor to be found guilty of child sex charges. The island was tarnished by a child... Read more
15d
NZCity
Why the Reserve Bank worries about housingThe Reserve Bank is worried about the housing market and its deputy governor, G
Why the Reserve Bank worries about housing
NZCity / Posted 15 days ago
The Reserve Bank is worried about the housing market and its deputy governor, Grant Spencer, has explained why, writes NZ Newswire political writer Peter Wilson. The government calls the housing shortage a challenge, opposition parties call it a... Read more
16d
NZCity
Court win won't budge rates avoiderto all ratepayers, Ms Bright should pay her rates," group chief financial offic
Court win won't budge rates avoider
NZCity / Posted 16 days ago
to all ratepayers, Ms Bright should pay her rates," group chief financial officer Sue Tindal said. But Ms Bright told NZ Newswire the High Court's decision wouldn't be the end of the argument. "There's hundreds of millions of dollars going... Read more
16d
NZCity
Snell donating golds to Te PapaKate Camp. The singlet affair had probably made him realise how much emphasis
Snell donating golds to Te Papa
NZCity / Posted 16 days ago
Kate Camp. The singlet affair had probably made him realise how much emphasis New Zealanders placed on his story, she told NZ Newswire. However, it's not yet clear exactly what memorabilia Snell will donate to Te Papa. One of his Tokyo medals is... Read more
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16d
NZCity
Child murder accused found dead in Chchlast year. The boy was admitted to hospital with serious head injuries and die
Child murder accused found dead in Chch
NZCity / Posted 16 days ago
last year. The boy was admitted to hospital with serious head injuries and died two days later. A police spokeswoman told NZ Newswire a 35-year-old man was found dead in Riccarton on Monday. They wouldn't confirm how he died, however it has been... Read more
17d
NZCity
Government scoffs at Labour's housing plansome more houses, but we'd do it with roughly the same amount of money that the
Government scoffs at Labour's housing plan
NZCity / Posted 17 days ago
some more houses, but we'd do it with roughly the same amount of money that the government's already putting in," he told NZ Newswire. "They've talked a very big game for months on end about how apparently the government's doing nothing and... Read more
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19d
NZCity
Magic rediscover trans-Tasman formform and confidence. "I must confess, about a month or two ago, I thought this
Magic rediscover trans-Tasman form
NZCity / Posted 19 days ago
form and confidence. "I must confess, about a month or two ago, I thought this would be the worst season ever," she told NZ Newswire. Given that the Magic are the only team to reach the play-offs every season since 2008, that was a worry. But... Read more
19d
NZCity
Mystics look for Magic inspirationthe fourth quarter, they're good at closing games out - they're good at passing
Mystics look for Magic inspiration
NZCity / Posted 19 days ago
the fourth quarter, they're good at closing games out - they're good at passing the ball and keeping possession," she told NZ Newswire. "If we're going to go down to the wire with them, we have to make sure we're really clinical in those last... Read more
19d
NZCity
Homosexual law reform 30 years onwere surrounded by insults and taunts and violence. Gay bashing was a real thin
Homosexual law reform 30 years on
NZCity / Posted 19 days ago
were surrounded by insults and taunts and violence. Gay bashing was a real thing that happened pretty often," he told NZ Newswire. "That was always around us, so you lived your life with a constant sense of anxiety and of course very many... Read more
19d
NZCity
Man facing gunman, continues servingrobber (was) struggling because he (didn't) expect my reaction - it was (an) un
Man facing gunman, continues serving
NZCity / Posted 19 days ago
robber (was) struggling because he (didn't) expect my reaction - it was (an) unexpected reaction for him," Mr Said told NZ Newswire on Friday. "He expected something like that he (would) scare me and I (would) give him money because he carried... Read more
20d
NZCity
Housing policy critical for Labourhit with its new housing policy or it will have missed its best chance to gain
Housing policy critical for Labour
NZCity / Posted 20 days ago
hit with its new housing policy or it will have missed its best chance to gain attention and shift the opinion polls says NZ Newswire political writer Peter Wilson. Labour has a lot riding on the housing policy leader Andrew Little will announce... Read more
22d
NZCity
Kiwi couple's gruesome holidayare being carried out on the decapitated head to determine whether it belonged
Kiwi couple's gruesome holiday
NZCity / Posted 22 days ago
are being carried out on the decapitated head to determine whether it belonged to Mr Shipulin or his wife. Mr Bickley told NZ Newswire the story had been a common talking point since he and his wife arrived in Fiji for a holiday, and he had it in... Read more
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27d
NZCity
Tiny town overwhelmed by overseas interestof a sudden in a blink of an eye it's gone right around the world and keeps rev
Tiny town overwhelmed by overseas interest
NZCity / Posted 27 days ago
of a sudden in a blink of an eye it's gone right around the world and keeps reverberating around and around," he told NZ Newswire on Friday. "My Facebook page has got over 5000 inquiries - it's just about impossible to answer each and every... Read more
27d
NZCity
Shewan sheds light on murky truststhe government nor the Labour Party did themselves any favours with the way the
Shewan sheds light on murky trusts
NZCity / Posted 27 days ago
the government nor the Labour Party did themselves any favours with the way they handled the foreign trust issue, says NZ Newswire political writer Peter Wilson. Neither of the main parties has come out of the Panama Papers controversy with... Read more
27d
NZCity
Slow start to NZ ski seasonpretty excited when it did arrive and we opened so well so it's added to the di
Slow start to NZ ski season
NZCity / Posted 27 days ago
pretty excited when it did arrive and we opened so well so it's added to the disappointment seeing it disappear," he told NZ Newswire. He said the disappointment from skiers was probably compounded by the fact that a high number had bought season... Read more
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27d
NZCity
Time running out for Roulstonhim out of the world champs. "I wasn't quite firing, wasn't quite where I need
Time running out for Roulston
NZCity / Posted 27 days ago
him out of the world champs. "I wasn't quite firing, wasn't quite where I needed to be or where I wanted to be," he told NZ Newswire. It had been hard for him to work out what wasn't clicking for him as he felt good on other bikes. "But on the... Read more
27d
NZCity
Snell's singlet not genuine: Te Papathe auction house came into it with good faith ... believing it was the genuine
Snell's singlet not genuine: Te Papa
NZCity / Posted 27 days ago
the auction house came into it with good faith ... believing it was the genuine article," museum spokeswoman Kate Camp told NZ Newswire. The singlet has been returned to the vendor and Te Papa will not need to fork out $141,000 after a buyer's... Read more
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28d
NZCity
Tests reveal Snell's singlet not genuinefaith the auction house came into it with good faith ... believing it was the g
Tests reveal Snell's singlet not genuine
NZCity / Posted 28 days ago
faith the auction house came into it with good faith ... believing it was the genuine article," a museum spokeswoman told NZ Newswire. The singlet will be returned to the vendor and Te Papa won't pay any money. The museum was disappointed and Mr... Read more

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