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Helping your child through exams

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:00
As years of work come together, the exam period can be a stressful time for your child. You can help them through this by:
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Wreck of Cook's Endeavour found?

1 hour 55 min ago
US and Australian archaeologists hunting for Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour may have finally discovered its location on the east coast of America.
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Pair unhurt in 100kmh motorway swipe

3 hours 43 min ago
Dunedin's Southern Motorway slowed to a crawl this afternoon after a ute travelling at 100kmh swiped a stopped four-wheel drive.
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Curran emails fail to surface at Question Time

4 hours 50 min ago
curran_01_07092018.jpg Clare Curran. Photo: ODT Emails from former minister Clare Curran's personal Gmail account have failed to materialise at Parliament's Question Time, but Labour says they will still be made public.
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LA moves to ban fur products

5 hours 39 min ago
The city of Los Angeles, a leading center of the world's fashion industry, moved on Tuesday toward becoming the largest US metropolis to outlaw the sale and manufacture of most fur products within its limits.
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Vodafone investigated over 'unlimited' mobile plan

5 hours 44 min ago
1vdfon.jpg Vodafone NZ chief executive Russell Stanners. Photo: NZ Herald The Commerce Commission has opened an investigation into Vodafone's "unlimited" mobile plan, a spokeswoman confirms.
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Man injured in Ahuriri Valley

6 hours 4 min ago
A helicopter is en route to the Ahuriri Valley after a man suffered moderate injuries in Birchwood Rd this afternoon.
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Deep fried cheese rolls a hit in Deep South

6 hours 17 min ago
star375qcr.jpg Gold Star Takeaways co-owner Minnie Yan presents a deep-fried cheese roll in her shop in Bradford today. Photo: Shawn McAvinue Deep-fried cheese rolls are a hot seller in a Dunedin takeaway shop.
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Pay equity legislation to mark Suffrage Day

6 hours 22 min ago
eugenie_sage.jpg Eugenie Sage The government is marking Suffrage Day with the introduction of legislation making it easier for employees to make a pay equity claim.
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Toxic gas leak gives guests breathing problems at Sydney hotel

6 hours 26 min ago
At least eight people at a publicly listed hotel in the Australian city of Sydney were hospitalised on Wednesday after breathing toxic gases flowing through the building's air conditioning system, an ambulance official said.
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Berry needle copycats slammed

6 hours 45 min ago
Copycats who have devastated Queensland's strawberry industry by hiding needles inside fruit are worse than those behind the initial crime, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says.
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Diversity shines at London fashion shows

6 hours 51 min ago
Flowing lines and vibrant colours dominated the catwalk at the Roksanda fashion show on Monday, with the designer looking to art and architecture as inspiration, while the models' diversity at Stev
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Part of Milford Road to reopen

7 hours 2 min ago
milford_convoy_0.png A convoy leaving Milford this afternoon. Photo: Milford Road Alliance Part of the MIford Road is reopening today after a heavy snow dump to parts of the South earlier this week.
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Scotland sets sights on modern slavery

7 hours 33 min ago
After decades spent battling an influx of heroin, some of Scotland's top cops are now striving to get to grips with another troubling import - modern-day slaves from Vietnam.
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Govt to lift annual refugee quota to 1500 a year

7 hours 49 min ago
ardernmon1_0.png Jacinda Ardern The Government will lift the annual refugee quota to 1500.
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200 Fonterra staff flown to California beach resort

8 hours 21 min ago
Huntington Beach in Southern California is a tourist and surfing mecca. Photo: Getty Images Europe-based Fonterra staff would have travelled at least 9000km to attend a sales and marketing meeting at a California beach resort town - a venue the dairy giant says was chosen due to its proximity to Los Angeles airport (LAX).
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Suffrage day celebrated in Ashburton

9 hours 11 min ago
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Workers protest at Dunedin court

9 hours 11 min ago
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Some still without power following snow

9 hours 11 min ago
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