As the Blues prepare for a rare late-afternoon match against
the Rebels at Eden Park on Saturday, one thing in particular
should be occupying their minds - rediscovering their
Nasa has again postponed the launch of its high pressure
balloon from Wanaka Airport.
A 39-year-old man has been charged with arson following a
fire that destroyed an Invercargill home this week.
Police have seized a house in Milton they described as a
'drug-dealing den' and two people face drug charges following
operations yesterday and today.
Scientists have for the first time scanned the brains of
people using LSD and found the psychedelic drug frees the
brain to become less compartmentalised and more like the mind
of a baby.
Two people have been injured, one seriously, after a
three-car crash north of Auckland this morning.
Mohamed Abrini, wanted for November's Islamic State attacks
in Paris, was among five people arrested in Brussels, Belgian
prosecutors says, adding that he was also involved tied to
last month's Brussels bombings.
Triple Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton smashed the
Bahrain circuit lap record to take pole position ahead of
Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg for Sunday's grand prix.
Kiwis living in Vanuatu have described feeling a "strong but
not severe" earthquake - but say there is no immediate
reports of injury or damage.
Feathers flew in dozens of cities around the world as tens of
thousands donned their PJs and grabbed their favourite pillow
to celebrate International Pillow Fight Day.
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