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Mon, 17 May 2021 07:20:11 GMT
Tribunal told former Russell McVeagh lawyer sexually abused four students at Christmas party
A young law student with a summer job at leading firm Russell McVeagh said she felt like a field mouse being hunted when she was cornered at a Christmas party.

Mon, 17 May 2021 06:44:00 GMT
Kiwis get behind lockdowns: Research gives insight into Covid-19 attitudes and behaviours
Most of us support lockdowns and have adopted protective behaviours in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, research shows.

Mon, 17 May 2021 04:53:41 GMT
Stabbing in Dunedin: Countdown knife attack victims say thanks
Victims of the supermarket stabbing in Dunedin express "thanks and gratitude" for the support they have been shown since the attack a week ago.

Mon, 17 May 2021 07:10:05 GMT
Alastair Don guilty of Ōtaki flatmate's murder after coronavirus lockdown arguments
Alastair Don told police he put his flatmate "to sleep" after the pair were heard arguing during last year's coronavirus lockdown.

Mon, 17 May 2021 05:29:24 GMT
Flu jab rolls out to New Zealanders under 65 after month-long delay in schedule
New Zealanders aged from 6 months to 64 years can access the flu jab from today after international manufacturing issues delayed the rollout.

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Mon, 17 May 2021 17:23:21 +1200
Samoa court dismisses call for second election
Samoa's Supreme Court has thrown out the Head of State's decision to call a second election, clearing the path for the newcomer FAST party to form a government.

Mon, 17 May 2021 15:42:58 +1200
Second victim of WW2 shell explosion dies in Solomon Islands
Another person who was injured in an explosion of a World War II shell in Solomon Islands last week has died.

Mon, 17 May 2021 15:40:34 +1200
Ōtara vaccination centre overrun with workload
An Auckland vaccination centre, run by Pacific health care providers and catering for a mainly Pasifika community, may have to cut the number of days it operates unless it gets more vaccinators.

Mon, 17 May 2021 14:30:51 +1200
In brief: News from around the Pacific
Northern Marianas issues first license to sell cannabis; Kiribati seafarers losing jobs due to lack of Covid-19 testing; and more.

Mon, 17 May 2021 14:03:48 +1200
Extra seat thrown out, FAST wins Samoa election
The Supreme Court in Samoa has thrown out the electoral office's decision to appoint an extra woman member of parliament.

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Mon, 17 May 2021 19:46:48 +1200
Harditex cladding: plaintiffs seek $200m as lawsuit finally begins
A major building product manufacturer never tested its product before selling it, a class action lawsuit is alleging.

Mon, 17 May 2021 19:53:01 +1200
Capital presses paws on plastic for dog tags
Wellington's wagging goodbye to plastic registration tags for dogs in a bid to cut down on waste.

Mon, 17 May 2021 19:58:44 +1200
Te Puea Marae whānau push for benefits boost in Budget 2021
Whānau in transitional housing at Auckland's Te Puea Marae say the government needs to build more affordable homes faster.

Mon, 17 May 2021 20:17:48 +1200
Throat cancer patient waited nearly a year for diagnosis
A man had a huge delay in being diagnosed with throat cancer in Auckland, having to wait months before being seen properly.

Mon, 17 May 2021 18:17:06 +1200
CoreLogic report shows first home buyer levels dropping
First-home buyers' share of the property market has fallen to its lowest level in three years, but there is a suggestion moves to cool the market should lift their involvement.

New Zealand Top Stories

Mon, 17 May 2021 08:52:17 GMT
Jennifer Lopez gives a nod to Ben Affleck while celebrating her 'favourite' album
#TBT indeed! Check out the nostalgic post Jennifer Lopez shared that has a connection to Ben Affleck, with whom she recently reunited, more than 17 years after their breakup.

Mon, 17 May 2021 08:37:25 GMT
Axe-throwers' liquor licence application accident waiting to happen, opponents say
Sweet Axe Throwing Co has applied for a license to serve drinks on the side, but police, health officials and the upstairs neighbours aren't so keen.

Mon, 17 May 2021 08:32:56 GMT
Weather: Snow expected to blanket the far south, strong 130kmh gales forecast
Much of the South Island will be covered in snow on Tuesday, with blustery 130kmh gales also forecast.

Mon, 17 May 2021 08:18:25 GMT
How Olivia Munn is supporting John Mulaney's recovery during surprise new romance
A source exclusively told E! News about Olivia Munn and John Mulaney's new connection, revealing how the actress has been a shoulder to lean on amid the comedian's divorce and private battles.

Mon, 17 May 2021 08:14:00 GMT
Covid-19: Fiji hospital lockdown prevents woman from receiving chemotherapy
A cluster in one of Fiji's main hospitals means it is closed off to the general public, delaying a woman's chemotherapy by three months.

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