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Updates as club rugby continues

28 min 24 sec ago
Dunedin Premier Rugby continues today, with teams vying to make the playoffs. 
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Ardern launches Labour campaign, $300m jobs fund

33 min 35 sec ago
The Labour Party has launched its re-election campaign today with a promise to invest $311 million to help unemployed New Zealanders into jobs.
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Ardern launches Labour campaign, $300m jobs fund

40 min 50 sec ago
The Labour Party has launched its re-election campaign today with a promise to invest $311 million to help unemployed New Zealanders into jobs.
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No new Covid cases today

1 hour 18 min ago
Photo: Getty Images There are no new cases of Covid-19 to report in New Zealand today.
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No new Covid cases today

1 hour 23 min ago
Photo: Getty Images There are no new cases of Covid-19 to report in New Zealand today.
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Tandem helicopter skydiving launches

1 hour 30 min ago
gettyimages-1043831888.jpg Photo: Getty Images (file) Skydiving Kiwis is launching the country's only heli-tandem skydiving today with inaugural jumps onto a Christchurch beach.
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Lightning strike: resort flight diverted to Christchurch

1 hour 58 min ago
The plane was forced to land at Christchurch airport. Photo: Getty Images A thunderstorm caused an Air New Zealand plane to be diverted this morning after lightning struck flight NZ615 en route from Auckland to Queenstown.
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Lightning strike: resort flight diverted to Christchurch

2 hours 2 min ago
The plane was forced to land at Christchurch airport. Photo: Getty Images A thunderstorm caused an Air New Zealand plane to be diverted this morning after lightning struck flight NZ615 en route from Auckland to Queenstown.
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Powerball $38m: Queues out the door at luckiest store

3 hours 1 min ago
The luckiest store in Lotto NZ history has sold more than $39 million in winning tickets. Photo: NZ Herald (file) Queues of people aching to get their hands on tonight's winning Lotto ticket are stretching out the door at New Zealand's luckiest store.
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Powerball $38m: Queues out the door at luckiest store

3 hours 7 min ago
The luckiest store in Lotto NZ history has sold more than $39 million in winning tickets. Photo: NZ Herald (file) Queues of people aching to get their hands on tonight's winning Lotto ticket are stretching out the door at New Zealand's luckiest store.
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Two-car crash in central Dunedin

3 hours 18 min ago
Emergency services have been called to a two-car crash in central Dunedin.
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Lessons from Covid-hit league

3 hours 41 min ago
Finals most valuable player Jordan Hunt holds the National Basketball League trophy after the team returned to Dunedin. PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH At the outset it seemed a makeshift tournament. There was controversy. Top teams and players chose not to play, citing player welfare concerns among other things.
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New fish factory for Port Chalmers

4 hours 2 min ago
Another venture is being launched to provide cheap fish on payable lines. It is being made by the Deep Sea Fresh Fish Company (Ltd), of Dunedin.
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17 killed in Air India crash-landing

4 hours 8 min ago
Rescue workers look for survivors at the Calicut International Airport in Karipur. Photo: Reuters At least 17 people have been killed and more than 100 injured when an Air India Express passenger plane repatriating Indians stranded by the Covid-19 pandemic overshot the runway in heavy rain near the southern city of Kozhikode on Friday, officials say.
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17 killed in Air India crash-landing

4 hours 9 min ago
Rescue workers look for survivors at the Calicut International Airport in Karipur. Photo: Reuters At least 17 people have been killed and more than 100 injured when an Air India Express passenger plane repatriating Indians stranded by the Covid-19 pandemic overshot the runway in heavy rain near the southern city of Kozhikode on Friday, officials say.
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Highlanders have a plan

4 hours 20 min ago
Better start, strong finish and work hard in the middle.
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Possible 'external interference' in Beirut blast

4 hours 22 min ago
Lebanese Red Cross members walk amongst the rubble in Beirut. Photo: Reuters Lebanon's president says an investigation into the biggest blast in Beirut's history will examine whether it was caused by a bomb or other external interference, as residents try to rebuild shattered homes and lives.
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Possible 'external interference' in Beirut blast

4 hours 22 min ago
Lebanese Red Cross members walk amongst the rubble in Beirut. Photo: Reuters Lebanon's president says an investigation into the biggest blast in Beirut's history will examine whether it was caused by a bomb or other external interference, as residents try to rebuild shattered homes and lives.
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Symptom-free Cantabrians encouraged to get tested

4 hours 25 min ago
Like those who attended the recent Covid-19 testing clinic in Queenstown, this temporary facility in Christchurch will have the capacity for drive-through testing. Photo: RNZ Testing for Covid-19 in Christchurch today is to rule out any likelihood of community transmission, the manager of Canterbury's primary emergency operations centre says.
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Symptom-free Cantabrians encouraged to get tested

4 hours 25 min ago
Like those who attended the recent Covid-19 testing clinic in Queenstown, this temporary facility in Christchurch will have the capacity for drive-through testing. Photo: RNZ Testing for Covid-19 in Christchurch today is to rule out any likelihood of community transmission, the manager of Canterbury's primary emergency operations centre says.
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