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Silver Ferns team named for Comm Games

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 14:13
Silver Ferns captain Gina Crampton in action for the Silver Ferns against Australia. Photo: Getty Images A 12-strong New Zealand netball team has been announced to represent their country at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
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Ennor gets call-up as Covid hits All Blacks

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 14:10
John Plumtree (left) and Ian Foster are isolating. Photo: Getty Images The All Blacks' preparations for the first test against Ireland this weekend have been compromised by a Covid-19 outbreak in camp.
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Govt announces free flu shot for kids, second Covid booster expanded

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 13:52
Covid-19 Response Minister Dr Ayesha Verrall and Health Minister Andrew Little. Photos: RNZ Children will be able to get a free flu vaccine from Friday in a move to reduce hospital admissions, and more New Zealanders will now be eligible for a second Covid-19 booster dose.
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1013 new Covid cases, 4 deaths in Canterbury

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 13:43
Photo: Getty Images There are 1013 new community cases and four Covid-19 deaths to report in Canterbury.
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Donations, overseas voting rules to change before election

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 13:40
Justice Minister Kiri Allan Photo: RNZ Political party donations and overseas voting rules will change ahead of next year's general election, Justice Minister Kiri Allan has announced.
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434 new cases of Covid in South

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 13:32
Photo: Getty Images There are 434 new community cases of Covid-19 to report in the South today and 11 deaths nationally. 
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Roasting coffee causes fire call-out

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 13:08
Fire crew attend Kūkū Coffee in Caversham. Photo: Gregor Richardson Fire crews were called to a false alarm caused by roasting coffee in Caversham.
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Ice causes crash near Oamaru

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 13:01
Ice has caused a car to roll near Oamaru.
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Hundreds of street racers descend on Dunedin

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 12:47
Up to 1000 car enthusiasts flooded Dunedin to do burnouts and engage in illegal street racing at the weekend, culminating in a serious crash in Herbert, police say.
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Hungry man 'refused to leave stranger's house'

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 11:56
A Dunedin man refused to leave after being caught eating an early-morning meal in a stranger's home, police say. 
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Appeal thrown out for murder at motel

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 11:47
Samuel Moses Samson The man convicted of murdering a woman at an Invercargill motel has had his bid for appeal tossed out.
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Sockburn stabbing: Man charged with murder

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 11:17
The scene of the attack on Cheyenne St. Photo: RNZ A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a woman in the Christchurch suburb of Sockburn.
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Sockburn stabbing: Man charged with murder

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 10:51
The scene of the attack on Cheyenne St. Photo: RNZ A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a woman in the Christchurch suburb of Sockburn.
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All Blacks hit by Covid-19 outbreak

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 10:23
John Plumtree (left) and Ian Foster are isolating. Photo: Getty Images The All Blacks' preparations for the first test against Ireland this weekend have been compromised by a Covid-19 outbreak in camp.
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At least 22 die in South African tavern

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 09:57
Forensic personnel outside the Enyobeni Tavern in Scenery Park. Photo: Reuters South African authorities are investigating the deaths of at least 22 young people found inside a popular tavern in the coastal town of East London, provincial health officials and the presidency say.
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At least 22 die in South African tavern

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 09:56
Forensic personnel outside the Enyobeni Tavern in Scenery Park. Photo: Reuters South African authorities are investigating the deaths of at least 22 young people found inside a popular tavern in the coastal town of East London, provincial health officials and the presidency say.
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Newborn dies in bed a day before sleep pod delivered

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 09:28
A newborn's death could have been prevented if a sleep pod was delivered 24 hours earlier, a Coroner has found.
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Newborn dies in bed a day before sleep pod delivered

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 09:23
A newborn's death could have been prevented if a sleep pod was delivered 24 hours earlier, a Coroner has found.
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Robertson confident of good deal for Kiwi exporters

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 08:51
Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson could not say when the deal would be finalised. Photo: RNZ Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson is confident that New Zealand can get a good deal for exporters from EU trade talks.
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Call to extend medical certificate time period

Mon, 06/27/2022 - 08:41
Dr Bryan Betty. Photo: Photo: https://rnzcgp.org.nz Requests for medical certificates are adding to the pressure on already-stretched general practices, the College of GPs warns. 
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