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Whyte resigns as Act leader

Whyte resigns as Act leader

Jamie Whyte has resigned as the leader of the Act Party after failing to secure a seat in last month's election.

Fire disrupts traffic in South Dunedin

Fire disrupts traffic in South Dunedin

Parts of King Edward St were blocked off after a fire in a beauty salon this morning.

Press issues delay ODT deliveries

Press issues delay ODT deliveries

Due to press issues last night, the Otago Daily Times will be delivered late this morning.

Voting closed; the wait begins

Voting closed; the wait begins

In a few hours, the votes will be counted and New Zealanders will see how the cards fall and who is likely to form the next Government.

Florida city reverses ban on saggy pants

Florida city reverses ban on saggy pants

Saggy pants are a fashion choice and not a police concern, a Florida city has decided, rescinding a two-month-old ban that threatened jail time for styles intentionally exposing underwear or buttocks.

'He was dead and they got him back'

'He was dead and they got him back'

A North Shore policeman who suffered a massive heart attack while driving a patrol car and smashed into a wall was resuscitated by colleagues who worked on him for almost 30 minutes before they got a response.

Rugby: Injured Louw to be out two months

Rugby: Injured Louw to be out two months

South Africa's Francois Louw has been ruled out of the remainder of the Rugby Championship having become their second casualty from last Saturday's test loss in New Zealand.

Flowers, pattern-mixing triumph at London Fashion Week

Flowers, pattern-mixing triumph at London Fashion Week

Designers took inspiration from nature, sportswear and eclectic pattern mixes for their London Fashion Week collections, offering an array of glamorous gowns and sleek casualwear heavy with hand-crafted details.

Poll points to tighter race

Poll points to tighter race

New Zealand First is on the rise and seems assured of returning to Parliament in bigger numbers, according to the latest Herald-DigiPoll survey.

Crash on Southern Motorway

Crash on Southern Motorway

A crash between a bus and car delayed traffic on the Southern Motorway early this afternoon