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Tue, 24 Nov 2020 22:51:46 GMT
Te Araroa deaths of a woman and her two children being treated as a suspected murder-suicide
Tiny Tibble died on November 16 along with her 14-year-old son and 10-year-old daughter.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 08:48:10 GMT
A fatal crash has closed part of State Highway three in Ōtorohanga
Police have confirmed a 31-year-old man has died after a two-vehicle crash on State Highway 3 in Ōtorohanga

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 04:31:08 GMT
Linton soldier is the first New Zealander to be charged with espionage
A soldier who led a white nationalist group is the first to face a charge of espionage, allegedly threatening New Zealand's security or defence.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 07:48:49 GMT
Weather: Heavy rain, thunderstorms lingering for an 'unsettled' end to spring
The low weather system that brought heavy rain, downpours, and thunderstorms to much of the North Island on Wednesday is slowly moving offshore, but the weather isn’t clearing up yet.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 08:14:16 GMT
Lotto: Blenheim player wins first division Powerball and Lotto, taking home $9 million prize
The winning ticket was sold at Redwood Lotto in the South Island town.

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Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:52:28 +1300
Three PNG govt MPs covid-positive amid political crisis
Three members of Papua New Guinea's parliament have tested positive for covid-19.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:14:00 +1300
16 days of activism underway in Fiji
The 16 Days of Activism Campaign against violence against women and girls begins in Fiji today.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:43:21 +1300
Fiji and Australia working on defence agreement
Fiji and Australia have commenced negotiations for a reciprocal Status of Forces Agreement.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 16:02:58 +1300
Three Covid-19 cases found in Fiji border
Fiji has recorded three new Covid-19 cases, all in border quarantine.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 15:06:37 +1300
Kalsakau tells Vanuatu Court former PM's statement was wrong
The Vanuatu Supreme Court trial of a former prime minister today heard testimony from the current deputy prime minister.

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Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:04:16 +1300
How Covid-19 genome sequencing maps spread of the virus
Urgent genome sequencing in the case of an Air New Zealand crew member with Covid-19 could provide more clues to where they got infected.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:01:35 +1300
Oranga Tamariki's Grainne Moss admits ministry failings, refuses to resign
In her submission to the Waitangi Tribunal's urgent inquiry, Grainne Moss conceded Oranga Tamariki is yet to eliminate structural racism and has failed to fully adopt the recommendations of a 1998 report.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:15:17 +1300
New Zealand-based soldier charged with spying
A soldier based at Linton in Palmerston North has been charged with spying, the Defence Force has confirmed.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:36:06 +1300
CovidCard a win for elderly, those without smartphones - kaumātua
A Covid-19 contact tracing card trialled by iwi volunteers has earned the thumbs-up for being convenient and to easy use, especially for those who are not tech savvy, a Te Arawa kaumātua says.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:48:22 +1300
Gisborne Endeavour saga continues as 'propositions' for model roll in
Gisborne's Endeavour saga continues as "propositions" roll in to the community group which has been gifted back one of the controversial 200kg models.

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Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:49:31 GMT
The Weeknd calls The Recording Academy 'corrupt' over Grammys snub
The Weeknd made it clear on Twitter that Grammy voters "owe" him after he was shockingly shut out of the 2021 nominations.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:44:50 GMT
Noah Cyrus says she's in 'utter shock' as she breaks down in tears over Grammy nomination
Noah Cyrus posted a tearful video to Instagram as she reacted to her 2021 Grammy nomination for Best New Artist.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:35:58 GMT
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, reveals she suffered a miscarriage
The Duchess of Sussex says the loss led to "almost unbearable grief" for her and her husband.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:33:15 GMT
Love Island's Megan Barton-Hanson throws shade at Scott Disick's 'ludicrous' Instagram DM
Love Island contestant Megan Barton-Hanson reacted to Scott Disick's alleged DM, calling it "ludicrous" and "weird."

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:11:51 GMT
Christina Perri announces loss of baby girl 2 weeks after hospitalization
Singer-songwriter Christina Perri has announced that she lost her baby girl following pregnancy complications. Read her heartbreaking statement below.

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