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Senior RNZ staff member leaves after sexual harassment claims

10 hours 24 min ago
Radio NZ House in Wellington. Photo: Google A senior staff member has left Radio New Zealand after allegations of sexual harassment.
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New book covers past 50 years at Christchurch United

10 hours 31 min ago
gettyimages-622998444.jpg Photo: File / Getty Images A book documenting the golden era of Christchurch United will be released to coincide with the football club’s 50th anniversary festivities next month.
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Global coronavirus cases pass 30 million

10 hours 34 min ago
Photo: Getty Global coronavirus cases have exceeded 30 million, according to a Reuters tally, and the pandemic is showing no signs of slowing.
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Black Ferns to open World Cup at Eden Park

10 hours 43 min ago
Fiao'o Faamausili holds the World Cup after the Black Ferns' last World Cup win. Photo: Getty Images The Black Ferns are set to open their World Cup defence at Eden Park.
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Invercargill explosion: Charges laid over cannabis oil

10 hours 47 min ago
Emergency services at the scene last week following the blast. Photo: Abbey Palmer Police have laid charges following an explosion at a house in Invercargill last week which left two people seriously injured.
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Scores oppose plans for new liquor store

10 hours 48 min ago
Scores of Amberley locals are opposing the opening of a new liquor store in the town. Photo: Getty Images Residents of a small North Canterbury town have turned out in droves to oppose the opening of a new liquor store.
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Latest property values ranked suburb by suburb

10 hours 51 min ago
This house on Taylor Ave, Fendalton, is valued at between $1,225,000 and $1,295,000. Photo: realestate.co.nz Median property values in all but four Christchurch and Banks Peninsula suburbs have increased in the last year.
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Covid conspiracy theories 'keeping kids out of school'

10 hours 55 min ago
Principals are blaming conspiracy theories about the pandemic and economic turmoil for persistently low school attendance in Northland.
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South Africa domestic season scheduled

10 hours 59 min ago
South Africa has unveiled plans to begin a domestic rugby season next month. Photo: Getty Images South Africa’s domestic season will finally kick into full gear when a seven-team competition starts on October 10, ending a seven-month hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Car catches fire inside Lyttelton Tunnel

11 hours 1 min ago
The tunnel was closed from 7.40pm to 9.15pm yesterday. Photo: NZTA A car burst into flames in the Lyttelton Tunnel last night.
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Thiago signs with Liverpool: Bayern CEO

11 hours 7 min ago
Thiago Alcantara in action for Bayern Munich. Photo: Getty Images Liverpool have reached an agreement to sign Spanish midfielder Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich, the German club's CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said.
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Labour candidate claims smear campaign

11 hours 10 min ago
At last night’s meet-the-candidates event for the Taieri electorate (formerly Dunedin South)at the Musselburgh Baptist Church are (from left) Robert Andrews (Act New Zealand ), Mark Patterson (New Zealand First), Ingrid Leary (Labour), Scott Willis (Greens), Liam Kernaghan (National) and Stan Smith (One Party). PHOTO: LINDA ROBERTSON Allegations of dirty politics and smear campaigns have seeped into the Taieri electorate race.
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Plan to open liquor store in Amberley opposed by scores of locals

11 hours 16 min ago
Scores of Amberley locals are opposing the opening of a new liquor store in the town. Photo: Getty Images A small North Canterbury town has turned out in droves to oppose the opening of a new liquor store.
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Silver Ferns targeting November home tests

11 hours 25 min ago
Jennie Wyllie The Silver Ferns are targeting a home test series against top netball nations in November.
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Reports All Whites game against Belgium cancelled

11 hours 33 min ago
The All Whites game against world football No1 Belgium looks set to be called off.
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Cyclist dies after Brougham St crash

11 hours 48 min ago
A cyclist is dead after being involved in a crash with a car in Christchurch last night.
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Cyclist dies after crash in Christchurch

11 hours 49 min ago
A cyclist is dead after being involved in a crash with a car in Christchurch last night.
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Economy’s known unknowns

14 hours 53 min ago
We knew it was coming from the first weeks of the Covid-19 lockdown but that does not mean the sting was removed from the all-but-inevitable news.
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Cigarette firms must deal with their own mess

14 hours 53 min ago
Our Seas Our Future volunteer Emily Colquhoun picks up cigarette butts and rubbish in Dunedin last month. PHOTOS: PETER MCINTOSH/ODT FILES It is time to hold tobacco companies to account for environmental harms, write Janet Hoek, Richard Edwards and Andrew Waa.
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Freedom expressed in acting for the good

14 hours 53 min ago
Photo: Getty Images Don Moffat explores the right to freedom in a pandemic.
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