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Dominion Post

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:32:22 +1200
Scarfie flatties accept bong-taking proctor's apology
Dunedin students who had drug-taking equipment taken from inside their flat without permission do not want the offending university official sacked.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:33:19 +1200
Community fights to save Kiwi tradition of wharf jumping
A community is fighting a council ban on wharf jumping, saying it is a Kiwi summer tradition and a rite of passage. 

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:34:29 +1200
Back to Earth with a bump for Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
OPINION: Jacinda Ardern has discovered that you can travel half way around the world, be feted by media in the United States and the international community, but the cold hand of domestic politics still has a way reaching out.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:14:27 +1200
'Bruising' allegations levelled at Labour's Meka Whaitiri
Further allegations of assault have been flung at Labour's Meka Whaitiri during a parliamentary debate.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:52:42 +1200
Much-maligned Law Society president leading taskforce into law culture change
 

New Zealand Headlines

New Zealand National

New Zealand Pacific

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:57:20 +1200
Marshall Islands aspires to be carbon-neutral by 2050
The Marshall Islands have released a comprehensive climate strategy to go carbon-neutral by 2050, becoming the first island nation to do so.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:26:51 +1200
American Samoa passes drug testing for govt workers and elected officials
Government employees - including elected officials - in American Samoa will soon have to undergo drug and alcohol testing.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:23:00 +1200
Solomons electoral office stops issuing voter ID cards over corruption concerns
Concerns of corruption have prompted the electoral office in Solomon Islands to stop issuing voter identification cards to people wanting to switch constituencies.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:44:24 +1200
Vanuatu launches new Dept of Climate Change
The Vanuatu goverment is working towards setting up its first Department of Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:37:03 +1200
Australians in Fiji court over drugs and guns
Two Australians appeared in Fiji's Lautoka High Court today charged with unlawfully importing drugs and ammunition on their yacht in Denarau.

New Zealand RadioNZ

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:57:33 +1200
Student told she couldn't stay in uni hall after suicide attempt
A first-year Victoria University student was evicted from her hostel the day after she tried to commit suicide.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:10:41 +1200
Fears tripling visitor levy could damage island's tourism
A proposed tripling of Stewart Island's visitor levy is expected to provoke heated debate when it goes to public consultation next month.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:05:21 +1200
Colin Craig: 'There was a very, very deep and close friendship between us'
Colin Craig has given more details of how he saw the relationship develop between himself and former press secretary Rachel MacGregor while they worked together.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:35:50 +1200
Wellington Council on notice over troubled bus network
The Auditor General has put the Wellington Regional Council on notice over the capital's beleaguered bus network.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:44:15 +1200
Smooth sailing for America's Cup resource consents
Plans for Auckland to host the America's Cup have sailed through the Environment Court with resource consents being granted four weeks earlier than expected.

New Zealand Top Stories

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:35:01 +1200
Quake swarms just struck near Lake Taupō'. Here's what you need to know
A swarm of 28 earthquakes has struck the country - and they all occurred in an area relating to volcanoes, faultlines and geothermal activity.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:21:22 +1200
How radical are the All Blacks set to go with selections against Argentina?
OPINION: The genie is out of the bottle.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:46:37 +1200
Asbestos remediation cost spells the end for Christchurch housing units
Peter Curtis is angry at being told he must leave his Christchurch City Council-owned social housing unit by early next year.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:53:49 +1200
Westport man crashed three times in fortnight before fatal crash
A West Coast man killed in a crash in rural Canterbury had crashed three other times in the two weeks before his death.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:23:40 +1200
Rising fuel prices are not the only thing making life in New Zealand more expensive
The cost of living is rising before our eyes.

New Zealand World

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