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Opinion: Labour shake-up badly needed

Opinion: Labour shake-up badly needed

David Shearer's reshuffle of his Labour team will be on the radical side. It has to be.

Snow warning on Desert Road

Drivers are being urged to take care through the Desert Road after 2 centimetres of snow fell overnight.

Hockey: Black Sticks men's wider squad announced

Hockey New Zealand has named a wider men's Black Sticks squad of 34 players and will call on newly appointed head coach Colin Batch to select the 25 players for the 2013 national squad when he arrives in early November.

Cricket: Black Caps helped by draw

Regardless of the New Zealand cricket team's finish to the Super Eights at the World T20 overnight they can be grateful for the easier draw.

Kiwi climber fell to death in Croatia

A New Zealand man fell 50 metres to his death in a climbing accident in Croatia as his girlfriend watched.

Tiger attacked another man before killing handler

Tiger attacked another man before killing handler

A tiger that killed a big cat handler at Whangarei's Zion Wildlife Park had attacked another man a month or so before it fatally mauled Dalu MnCube, a coroner's inquest has heard.

Auckland Airport evacuated

Auckland Airport has been evacuated after a smoke flare was set off.

Football: Smith keeps low-key

Football: Smith keeps low-key

For all the off-season action that has taken place at the Wellington Phoenix during the past few months, one player's progress appears to have gone largely unnoticed.

'Switched on Gardener' trial begins

'Switched on Gardener' trial begins

Undercover police officers wore wires and posed as customers wanting to buy cannabis growing equipment, as part of their investigation into the Switched on Gardener chain.

Rugby: Hansen keeps things grounded

Rugby: Hansen keeps things grounded

The first thing Steve Hansen did before starting his press conference the day after the All Blacks' big win over Argentina was to remove the Rugby Championship and another match trophy from the top table.

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