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Dominion Post

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:32:00 +1300
Timaru crash victim named as Kelly Anne Cindal Pattinson
Kelly Anne Cindal​ Pattinson has been named as the woman killed in a collision between a truck and a car south of Timaru on Wednesday.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:11:29 +1300
'Alien' cliff face revealed by quake landslide
The Kaikōura earthquake continues to throw up weird and wonderful new landscapes, including this otherworldly cliff face. 

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:36:13 +1300
Man accused of making intimate recordings at Auckland mall hands himself in
A 37-year-old man accused of secretly filming customers at a west Auckland shopping centre has handed himself in to police.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:41:41 +1300
Purple skies after rainy day in Auckland
Red sky at night is a shepherd's delight, but what does a purple sky mean?

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:24:02 +1300
Traffic backed up four kilometers in both directions after fatal crash on SH1 north of Manakau
State Highway 1 has reopened but traffic remains backed up four kilometres in both directions after a crash killed one person south of Levin.

New Zealand Headlines

New Zealand National

New Zealand Pacific

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:29:59 +1300
Cook Islands takes firm line on China aid
Cook Islands Finance Minister Mark Brown says the Cook Islands has learnt to take a firm stand over the years to ensure aid projects meet the country's needs.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:51:32 +1300
Tongan PM and MPs sworn in
Tonga's MPs and cabinet have officially been sworn in this morning.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:21:54 +1300
Another temple break-in in Fiji
Police in Fiji are investigating another temple break-in, this time at a Hindu temple in Nausori.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:20:08 +1300
Fiji warned aviation stand-off will hurt tourism
Australian unions are warning the Fiji government that failure to resolve the lock-out of aviation workers will hurt Fiji's tourism industry.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:51:33 +1300
New Caledonia OPT calls strike in protest at budget
A strike has been called by unionised staff at New Caledonia's publicly owned OPT telecommunications company for next Tuesday.

New Zealand RadioNZ

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:00:44 +1300
Media lagging public on women's sport
Outspoken - People will find their own ways of following women's sport if the media doesn't change, New Zealand's Olympic Committee chief executive says.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:50:52 +1300
Discarded ashes caused Wanaka fire
A fire that ripped through Wanaka earlier this month was caused by a local discarding ashes from an outdoor fire.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:55:30 +1300
Screening delay will cost lives, specialist says
A cancer specialist says the delay in the rollout of the national bowel screening programme is frustrating and will cost lives.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:07:44 +1300
Visitors treating Queenstown like an 'outdoor toilet' - mayor
Campers and visitors pooing in the bush are sparking complaints almost daily in Queenstown, the resort town's mayor says.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:59:19 +1300
'Fly-in' squads proposed for disaster response
A national agency featuring 'fly-in squads' should be set up to respond to emergencies and natural disasters, a ministerial review has recommended.

New Zealand Top Stories

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:49:25 +1300
A young couple's new home turned out to be a 'termite hell'
Luke Concannon woke up on his first morning in his new home and went to scratch an insect crawling over over him.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:46:33 +1300
Leo Stirling travels the world living on the generosity of others
Three years ago, Leo Stirling saw a sign.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:14:44 +1300
Watch: $547 million drug 'handover' leads to dramatic arrest of Aussie businessman
A prominent Australian businessman is among three men arrested in Serbia suspected of ties to an international drug ring that tried to smuggle more than a tonne of cocaine into Sydney.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:24:02 +1300
Traffic backed up four kilometers in both directions after fatal crash on SH1 north of Manakau
State Highway 1 has reopened but traffic remains backed up four kilometres in both directions after a crash killed one person south of Levin.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:29:32 +1300
14 people rescued in a day at beach as hot summer weather continues in Christchurch
Fourteen people had to be rescued from one Christchurch beach in one day as people tried to escape scorching summer heat. 

New Zealand World

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