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Pregnant pause: Wagner in doubt for India test

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 15:28
The Black Caps could be without bowling powerhouse Neil Wagner for their first test against India on Friday.
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National Party donations case: Jami-Lee Ross named

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:57
Independent MP Jami-Lee Ross. Photo: RNZ Former National MP, and now independent, Jami-Lee Ross, has been named today as one of the four people facing Serious Fraud Office charges in relation to two $100,000 donations made to the National Party.
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Concerns walking and cycle trail would harm birdlife

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:48
Kit Doudney. Photo: Geoff Sloan Birdlife will be harmed if a walking and cycle trail is built along the edge of a Christchurch estuary, conservation groups say.
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National Party donations case: Jami-Lee Ross named

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:45
Independent MP Jami-Lee Ross. Photo: RNZ Former National MP, and now independent, Jami-Lee Ross, has been named today as one of the four people facing Serious Fraud Office charges in relation to two $100,000 donations made to the National Party.
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Three children, man killed in Brisbane car fire

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:42
Three children and a man have died in a car fire on a street in Brisbane's east.
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Woman killed in van crash near Winton

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:31
Thalia Newport died when a van rolled near Winton early on Sunday. Photo: Givealittle Police have released the name of the young woman who died when a van crashed near Winton at the weekend.
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Canterbury club rugby player making his mark in Aussie rules

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:26
Lincoln rugby player Kris Wilder is playing in the New Zealand AFL competition for the Western Crows. Photo: Supplied A senior rugby player in Canterbury has had a whirlwind code-hop to Australian rules football.
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Sequins the microbeads of fashion

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:25
Burberry at London Fashion Week. Photo: Reuters Sequins add glamour to any outfit but eco-campaigners have urged London Fashion Week to ditch the sparkling plastic discs as they pollute oceans for centuries.
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Arrest after laser pointed at police Eagle helicopter

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:20
A laser was pointed at the police eagle helicopter in Christchurch. Photo: Supplied: NZ Police A man has been arrested for shining a laser at the police Eagle helicopter in Christchurch on Monday night.
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Invercargill woman killed in van crash near Winton

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:19
Thalia Newport died when a van rolled near Winton early on Sunday. Photo: Givealittle Police have released the name of the young woman who died when a van crashed near Winton at the weekend.
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Trump set to open world's largest cricket stadium

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:12
US President Donald Trump. US President Donald Trump will inaugurate the world's largest cricket stadium when he arrives in Ahmedabad, the home base of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday at the start of a two-day visit aimed at smoothing ties strained by trade disputes.
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Ban may help to lower power prices - electricity boss

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:07
Retailers should offer their customers their best possible price for electricity at all times rather than wait till they want to change to a new supplier, the Electricity Authority says. Photo: Getty Images The Electricity Authority says the ban on power companies offering better deals to customers who want to switch should bring down power prices.
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Arrest after laser pointed at police Eagle helicopter

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:56
A laser was pointed at the police eagle helicopter in Christchurch. Photo: Supplied: NZ Police A man has been arrested for shining a laser at the police Eagle helicopter in Christchurch on Monday night.
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Faulty machine sparks small fire in Cromwell

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:46
Volunteer firefighters from Cromwell and Alexandra helped clear a smoke-logged commercial premises in Cromwell today.
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Wild rabbit seller says Christchurch business may go under

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:44
gettyimages-931616900.jpg Photo: Getty Images A Christchurch businessman trying to make a living from selling wild rabbits to restaurants and for pet food says he is being driven out of business by high compliance costs.
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Capaldi wins big at BRITs, rapper calls PM racist

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:29
Lewis Capaldi scooped two awards. Photo: Reuters Scottish singer Lewis Capaldi and rapper Dave were the big winners at the BRIT Awards, in a ceremony packed with performances, including Dave's lyrical attack on Britain's Prime Minister who he accused of being racist.
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Trump set to open world's largest cricket stadium

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:28
US President Donald Trump. US President Donald Trump will inaugurate the world's largest cricket stadium when he arrives in Ahmedabad, the home base of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday at the start of a two-day visit aimed at smoothing ties strained by trade disputes.
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Coronavirus: Evacuees released from NZ quarantine

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:05
Police clear the way for Wuhan evacuees to leave the Whangaparaoa facility today. Photo: NZ Herald It's a hug father and husband Greg Kim says he's been "waiting forever" for.
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Epic ride in memory of sister

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:03
Daniel Batchelor will set off from Cape Reinga on Sunday. Photo: Mountain Scene A Kingston man is gearing up to hop on his bike and ride the length of New Zealand in memory of his sister.
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Opponents of plan to expand toxic waste plant seek support

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 12:37
The Waste Management Ltd plant on Marshs Rd. Photo: Geoff Sloan Residents fighting to stop a toxic waste treatment plant from opening in their backyard are calling on local politicians to support them.
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