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Kiwi cop 'beaten repeatedly' before death

A Kiwi policeman who died in Tonga suffered heavy blows to the head and was allegedly beaten repeatedly by five local police officers and a prisoner.

Prosser humbled by evening with Muslim couple

Prosser humbled by evening with Muslim couple

Two weeks after his anti-Muslim column was published, NZ First MP Richard Prosser has shared a "lovely" meal and "humbling" evening with the young Muslim couple who wrote to the Herald to challenge his comments.

Football: Ricki Herbert resigns from Phoenix

Football: Ricki Herbert resigns from Phoenix

Ricki Herbert has resigned as Wellington Phoenix coach after six years in the role but is in talks with the club about being a technical advisor to the board.

Lack of rain raises drought fears

Prime Minister John Key says there is a reasonably high chance a drought will be declared soon as the country's farmers become increasingly concerned.

Govt worried about Solid Energy in 2009

The Government was worried about Solid Energy's ambitious investment plans and rosy view of coal prices as far back as 2009 but was unable to order the company to steer a safer course, Prime Minister John Key says.

HMNZS Otago 'not up to Antarctic patrols'

HMNZS Otago 'not up to Antarctic patrols'

The navy may not be able to monitor illegal fishing in the Southern Ocean because its ships are not up to the task.

Ironman seriously hurt in road rage attack

Ironman seriously hurt in road rage attack

The Ironman cyclist who suffered serious injuries in an alleged assault yesterday (Mon) is in a stable condition in Rotorua Hospital.

Woman hit by train in critical condition

A wheelchair-bound woman who was hit by a freight train in Auckland yesterday (Mon) remains in a critical condition.

Broadcaster Phillip Leishman dies

Broadcaster Phillip Leishman dies

Sports broadcaster Phillip Leishman has died. The 61-year-old, who had surgery on a brain tumour last year, became sick again last week and slipped into a coma on Sunday night.

Tennis: What next for Marina Erakovic?

Tennis: What next for Marina Erakovic?

After her dream came true in the form of a breakthrough victory, it's back to the reality of the WTA tour for Marina Erakovic.

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