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New Wof plan splits MTA, AA

New Wof plan splits MTA, AA

A reduction in the frequency of warrant of fitness (Wof) inspections for cars first registered after 2000 drew both criticism and praise yesterday.

NZ Oscar winner dies suddenly

NZ Oscar winner dies suddenly

New Zealand's first Oscar winner has died suddenly of a heart attack in the United States.

Golf: Ko comes up just short in Sydney

Golf: Ko comes up just short in Sydney

Lydia Ko came agonisingly close to beginning the year the same way she started 2012 before suffering a heart-breaking two-stroke defeat at the NSW Open today.

Football: Phoenix draw with Jets

When the Wellington Phoenix can't beat the Newcastle Jets at home then there's something desperately wrong.

Kids keep rescue choppers busy

Three children have been flown to hospital after separate accidents in the Nelson-Marlborough region today.

Cricket: CD go top of Plunket Shield

Central Districts have stormed to the top of the Plunket Shield standings after completing an 81-run win over Canterbury in Napier today.

Rugby: Thorn leaves door open for return to Europe

Rugby: Thorn leaves door open for return to Europe

He is turning - wait for it - 38 next Sunday but while Brad Thorn is finally showing signs of slowing down, he hasn't closed the door on seeing out his remarkable career in Europe after his stint with the Highlanders.

Body found in ruins after house fire

An elderly man is thought to have died in a house fire near Gisborne.

Shearer gives State of Nation address

Shearer gives State of Nation address

Labour leader David Shearer has outlined his party's plans to work on policies such as ensuring school children can move seamlessly from school to a job or further education, and to develop an alternative White Paper on child poverty to challenge the Government's.

Recovery of Antarctic crash bodies planned

Plans are under way to recover the bodies of three Canadian men believed killed in a plane crash in Antarctica after the wreckage of the aircraft was found yesterday.

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