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Elderly tourist turns tables on attackers

An elderly Dutch tourist who was attacked while he slept in a campervan in Northland scared off his assailants when he wrestled a baseball bat from them and hit one on the head.

North Island declared drought zone

North Island declared drought zone

The entire North Island has officially been declared a drought zone.

Satellite map shows browning of North Island

Satellite map shows browning of North Island

Dramatic satellite images of the country taken a year apart highlight much of the North Island's desperate need for rain as the drought continues.

Hockey: Black Sticks set up showdown with Australia

The Black Sticks have set up a crucial match against Australia after beating India 2-0 at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia last night.

Polyfest marred by armed brawl

An Auckland school has pulled its students out of this week's Polyfest due to a brawl believed to have involved weapons.

Mondayising bill pleases Kiwi workers

Most New Zealanders have embraced the proposal to guarantee a holiday for Waitangi and Anzac Days, though some have argued it is a costly, ineffectual policy which would penalise anyone who did not work Monday to Friday.

Kiwis take more than a fair share

Kiwis take more than a fair share

We're known for being clean and green, but Kiwis are still eating up at least twice their fair share of the planet when it comes to sustainability.

Top Gear stars sad to leave NZ

Top Gear stars Jeremy Clarkson and James May toasted the end of their time in New Zealand over lunch at Auckland's Viaduct - and plan to give the country a ringing endorsement.

Rugby: Mauger task helped by Guildford's return:

Rugby: Mauger task helped by Guildford's return:

No one will be happier to see Zac Guildford back in a Crusaders jersey than the team's attack coach Aaron Mauger.

Rugby: Guildford in frame for next week

Rugby: Guildford in frame for next week

Zac Guildford may be back in the Crusaders team as early as the home match against the Southern Kings tomorrow week.

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