Christchurch has been rattled by a magnitude 4.1 earthquake.
Firefighters called about a smell of gas at 10.50pm on Monday
found a fire in a Dunedin refrigeration business.
Investigations into the circumstances in which a passenger
tour boat caught fire in Whakatane begin today.
Police are investigating allegations of attacks on other
women the same day Jo Pert was killed in the upmarket
Auckland suburb of Remuera on her morning run.
Sri Lanka won the toss and will bat in the opening ODI
against New Zealand at Christchurch's Hagley Oval today.
Dan Carter's new club Racing 92 will face Super Rugby
champions the Highlanders in Hong Kong in February.
Time magazine named German Chancellor Angela Merkel its 2015
"Person of the Year", noting her resilience and leadership
when faced with the refugee crisis and turmoil in the
European Union over its currency this year.
Police are praising the preparedness of two Mosgiel fishermen
who flipped their 4.3m Stabicraft boat at the Taieri Mouth
bar just before midday.
A stolen handbag containing names of hundreds of patients who
had undergone a sensitive medical procedure was one of a
record number of data breaches reported in the past year.
Searchers are combing the waves off Raglan beach as they look
for a missing Hamilton teen.
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