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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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Driver licenses invalidated by test bribes

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 20:51
Hundreds of drivers have had their licenses cancelled after a fraudulent licensing scam was uncovered; revealing staff had accepted bribes of up to $600 in exchange for a licence.
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Thousands descend on stadium for toga party

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 20:13
Hoards of University of Otago students are gathering outside Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin ahead of the annual O Week toga party.
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TPP could benefit NZ by up to $4billion

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 19:24
david_parker_53fe8edd1d.jpg David Parker A report just released estimates the new Trans-Pacific Partnership will add between $1.2 billion and $4 billion to New Zealand's economy once it is fully implemented.
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NZ company makes $1.7 billion in one day

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 19:02
A2 Milk shares jumped 25%, making the milk marketing firm New Zealand's biggest listed company on a deal that will give it backing from Fonterra Cooperative Group.
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Garcia Knight top qualifier in men's big air

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 17:09
Carlos Garcia Knight. Photo: Getty Images Snowboarder Carlos Garcia Knight has produced a stunning performance to qualify top for the Big Air final at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang today.
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Man in Queenstown charged after indecent acts

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 16:47
Police today have arrested and charged a man after he performed indecent acts in Queenstown.
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Impact of Gita on West Coast less than predicted

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:31
port_cycloine_fehi.lm_.jpg The port of Greymouth was all stirred up. The tuna fleet was taking shelter. Photo: Greymouth Star The tail end of ex-tropical Cyclone Gita blew in and blew out of the West Coast overnight, but its impact was far less than expected from the foreboding warnings in the media.
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Immigration keeping quiet over Dotcom

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:59
Kim Dotcom with wife Elizabeth Donnelly, Photo: Getty Images Immigration NZ has completed an investigation into whether Kim Dotcom can be deported from New Zealand for failing to declare a dangerous driving conviction - but is refusing to say what the outcome is.
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Revised trade deal could benefit NZ by up to $4b

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:41
The full details of the revised Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement have been released and New Zealand's trade department says the economy will grow by as much as $4 billion thanks to the deal.
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Woman wins battle over barber shop haircut

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:07
A woman who was refused a haircut at a Brisbane barber shop has forced landlords to change the lease conditions that saw her turned away.
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Reforms for schools announced

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:54
Education Minister Chris Hipkins. Photo: Getty Images Schools are being told that the era of competing for students may soon end, as the new Labour Government plans wide-ranging changes to the education system.
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Stars pledge cash for US gun control

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:46
George Clooney and his wife, Amal. Photo: Getty Oprah Winfrey, George Clooney and Steven Spielberg say they will each donate $500,000 ($NZ680,000) to the "March for Our Lives" rally in Washington in support of gun control following last week's shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 dead.
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Walden only change in Highlanders line-up

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:45
Tei Walden carries the ball for the Highlanders against the Crusaders in last week's final Super Rugby preseason match. Photo: Getty Images The Highlanders have made just one change in their line-up from their last pre-season match for Friday night's season opener.
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New photo of missing Alexandra man

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:42
a-chrisbatesnew.jpg Police said Christopher Bates' trousers appear purple in this photo, but they were not, and were just a dark colour. Photo: NZ Police Central Otago police have released a new image of missing Alexandra man Christopher Bates and reminded people to remain vigilant as the search for him continues.
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Highlanders to face injury-hit Blues team

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:17
jerome_kaino_blues.jpg Jerome Kaino is missing from the Blues side to play the Highlanders this Friday. Photo: Getty Images Jerome Kaino has been ruled out of the Blues' opening Super Rugby match in Dunedin on Friday night.
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Storm lashes northern South Island

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:00
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Drought over according to Otago academic

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:00
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Bike breakfast in the rain

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:00
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February snow blankets southern mountains

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:00
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