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All Blacks move back to No 1 with dominant win

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 10:18
Hoskins Sotutu runs the ball during The Rugby Championship match between the Argentina Pumas and the New Zealand All Blacks. Photo: Getty Images Top of the world again, and making light work of it.
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Wallabies stun Springboks for back-to-back wins

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 10:05
Quade Cooper of the Wallabies kicks the ball through during The Rugby Championship match between the Australian Wallabies and the South Africa Springboks. Photo: Getty Images A resurgent Australia upset South Africa for the second time in a week, storming to an impressive bonus-point 30-17 victory in Brisbane on Saturday to help strip the world champions of their number one ranking.
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Wallabies stun Springboks for back-to-back wins

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 10:04
Quade Cooper of the Wallabies kicks the ball through during The Rugby Championship match between the Australian Wallabies and the South Africa Springboks. Photo: Getty Images A resurgent Australia upset South Africa for the second time in a week, storming to an impressive bonus-point 30-17 victory in Brisbane on Saturday to help strip the world champions of their number one ranking.
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From Oamaru to the stars

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 09:24
Auckland artist Bridget Harding has developed a career in hair and make-up artistry and painting. Her painting of a Highland cow (top left) is for sale at Art on Tyne in Oamaru. PHOTOS: SUPPLIED Oamaru will always have a special place in Bridget Harding’s heart. The Auckland artist talks to Rebecca Ryan about forging a career that fulfills her creative side.
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Deliberate damage to Doc huts ‘frustrating’

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 09:04
The Lake Manapouri Department of Conservation Shallow Bay Hut which had its floors and rungs on bunk ladders damaged by vandals last month. Photo: Supplied The Department of Conservation (Doc) is seeking information after two huts on the edge of Lake Manapouri in Fiordland National Park were damaged last month.
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Driver killed, car wrecked in Auckland crash

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 08:52
The BMW crashed in Auckland's Mt Roskill at about 1.30am. Photo / Hayden Woodward One person has died after a crash which left a late-model car wrecked and at least one nearby property damaged in Auckland city early this morning.
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Driver killed, car wrecked in Auckland crash

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 08:45
The BMW crashed in Auckland's Mt Roskill at about 1.30am. Photo / Hayden Woodward One person has died after a crash which left a late-model car wrecked and at least one nearby property damaged in Auckland city early this morning.
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NZ Broadcasting School launches review after alleged incident

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 20:26
A "discovery process" is underway. Photo: Getty Images The school that trains New Zealand's top broadcasters has launched an external review after an "incident" at the tertiary provider.
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NZ Broadcasting School launches review after alleged incident

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 20:26
A "discovery process" is underway. Photo: Getty Images The school that trains New Zealand's top broadcasters has launched an external review after an "incident" at the tertiary provider.
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Wānaka holidaymaker facing other charges

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 20:13
William Willis, seen here at Horse of the Year in 2018, is reportedly facing further enforcement action, in addition to the consequences of his lockdown breach this month. Photo: NZ Herald William Willis, the man who broke lockdown restrictions by travelling to Wānaka this month, is reportedly facing drink-driving and traffic infringements.
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Two injured, car impounded after burnouts in South Dunedin

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 18:52
Two people have been injured in an incident related to a car doing burnouts in South Dunedin this evening. 
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Hospitals brace for 'endemic Covid'

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 18:25
Auckland's Middlemore Hospital. Photo: NZ Herald Hospitals are planning how to cope when Covid becomes endemic in New Zealand and the unvaccinated turn up seriously sick.
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Global intelligence caused Black Caps tour cancellation

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 17:56
Pakistan security officials outside the Pindi Stadium in Rawalpindi. Photo: Getty Images The New Zealand government remains steadfast in its support of New Zealand Cricket's last-minute decision to abandon the Black Caps' tour of Pakistan, despite stinging criticism from Pakistan authorities and the wider cricket community.
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Turner 'astonished' Black Caps were allowed to tour Pakistan

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 17:18
Pakistan security officials at a road block near the stadium in Rawalpindi. Photo: Getty Images New Zealand cricket great Glenn Turner is "astonished" the Black Caps embarked on their Pakistan tour given concerns about player safety and Covid-19.
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Australia reports 1,882 Covid-19 cases as police quell protests

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 16:58
Anti-lockdown protesters gathered despite current Covid-19 restrictions prohibiting large outdoor gatherings. Metropolitan Melbourne is currently subject to lockdown restrictions as health authorities work to contain the spread of the highly contagious Delta Covid-19 variant, with people only permitted to leave their homes for essential reasons. Photo: Getty Images Australia recorded 1,882 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, as thousands of police officers in Sydney and Melbourne were deployed to quell planned anti-lockdown protests, setting up checkpoints and barricades.
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Covid: Two Aucklanders arrested after fleeing to Taupō

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 16:41
Two people have been arrested after escaping Auckland's lockdown allegedly using false documents before travelling to Taupō.
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Family, friends in South Africa 'in shock' over deaths

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 16:31
dickason_family.png The couple with their three children on the twins' birthday in November last year. Photo: Facebook Family and friends of the Dickason family are at a loss to comprehend what went wrong in the lead-up to the death of the couple's three children in Timaru this week.
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Family, friends in South Africa 'in shock' over deaths

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 16:28
The couple with their three children on the twins' birthday in November last year. Photo: Facebook Family and friends of the Dickason family are at a loss to comprehend what went wrong in the lead-up to the death of the couple's three children in Timaru this week.
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Timaru killings: Extended family in South Africa trying to get to NZ

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 15:38
timaruqueenstreetmurders.jpg The public have begun leaving flowers and teddies outside a Queen St, Timaru house where the bodies of three young sisters were found on Thursday. Photo: George Heard The wider family of three young South African girls who died weeks after arriving in New Zealand with their parents will be considered for emergency MIQ spaces, a Government official says.
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Timaru killings: Extended family in South Africa trying to get to NZ

Sat, 09/18/2021 - 15:28
The public have begun leaving flowers and teddies outside a Queen St, Timaru house where the bodies of three young sisters were found on Thursday. Photo: George Heard The wider family of three young South African girls who died weeks after arriving in New Zealand with their parents will be considered for emergency MIQ spaces, a Government official says.
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