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Rugby: Dunedin Premier results

Rugby: Dunedin Premier results

Southern beat Zingari-Richmond 40-13 in their clash at Bathgate Park this afternoon.

Man charged after fatal Southland shooting

Man charged after fatal Southland shooting

A Tuatapere man has been charged over the fatal shooting of Adam Hill in Southland's Longwood Forest earlier this month.

League: Warriors hit back at Glenn

League: Warriors hit back at Glenn

Warriors chairman Bill Wavish has rejected suggestions from co-owner Sir Owen Glenn that he was not consulted over the departure of coach Matt Elliott.

Man killed in Southland farm accident named

Police have named the man killed on a northern Southland property yesterday after the fertiliser spreader truck he was operating overturned.

Basketball: Connecticut tame Wildcats to clinch NCAA title

Connecticut's experience trumped Kentucky's youth as the Huskies prevailed with a 60-54 NCAA national championship victory that completed a turnaround for the recently penalized programme.

Rugby: Chiefs draw with Cheetahs

Rugby: Chiefs draw with Cheetahs

A try after the hooter from Tim Nanai-Williams earned the Waikato Chiefs a remarkable 43-43 draw at South Africa's Cheetahs in a free-scoring Super Rugby clash in Bloemfontein.

Rugby: Highlander cited for lifting tackle

Rugby: Highlander cited for lifting tackle

Highlanders winger Kurt Baker has been cited for a lifting tackle during his side's 33-30 win over the Rebels in Dunedin on Friday night.

One killed in Northland crash

One killed in Northland crash

One person is dead and two were seriously injured when a truck and another vehicle collided near Ruakaka, south of Whangarei, this morning.

Portugal fights tax evasion with weekly car giveaways

Portugal fights tax evasion with weekly car giveaways

Asked by an attendant if she wants a personal invoice on a €15 purchase in a Lisbon pet shop, Lucia Miranda excitedly addresses her tiny pooch: "Do we want to win an Audi, au-au? Yes we do. Sure we want the invoice."

Floods hit Solomon Islands

New Zealand has given an initial contribution of $300,000 to help the Solomon Islands cope with flash floods that have killed at least three people and left thousands homeless.