Otago Daily Times: National News

Siege house fire 'suspicious'

Siege house fire 'suspicious'

Emergency services have returned to the scene of a fatal Porirua siege, where a house at its centre was badly damaged in a fire last night.

Kiwi seriously hurt after fall in UK

Kiwi seriously hurt after fall in UK

An Auckland man is in an English hospital with multiple injuries following a night out and a game of rugby.

Why did Hilary Barry really leave?

Why did Hilary Barry really leave?

The shock departure of TV3 star Hilary Barry is down to "the Axe-Factor" rather than lucrative offers of work elsewhere, a trusted associate says.

Wet, windy weather warning

Wet, windy weather warning

It's going to be a wet and windy start to the week for many parts of the south and lower North Islands, with thunderstorms and gale force winds expected in parts.

Baby general anaesthesia 'safe'

Baby general anaesthesia 'safe'

Babies who receive a general anaesthetic suffer no ill effects by the age of 2, but the 700 children will be followed up at the age of 5, the lead researcher of a world-first multicountry study says.

111 fault stops calls connecting

Police are investigating a technical fault with the 111 system which prevented people from reaching emergency services in the early hours of this morning.

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