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Cricket: NZ bowlers knock over Sri Lanka's top order

Cricket: NZ bowlers knock over Sri Lanka's top order

New ball pair Tim Southee and Trent Boult dramatically sliced through Sri Lanka's top order in the second test at Colombo late last night.

Concertgoers abuse German worker as Nazi

Concertgoers abuse German worker as Nazi

A German-born Auckland woman was called a Nazi and asked if she liked to stamp people "just like at Auschwitz" after she denied four men entry to a concert she was working at.

Rugby: Nonu gets spray-tan after losing bet

Rugby: Nonu gets spray-tan after losing bet

All Black Ma'a Nonu may now think twice before committing to a bet with his teammates.

Fall in asthma rates in weight-loss schools

Researchers studying a school-based programme credited with reducing the rates of obese and overweight 7-year-olds have now found a reduction in asthma symptoms.

Crown Law denies it knew of Dotcom spying

Planning for the illegal spying mission on Kim Dotcom happened out of earshot of the Government's legal advisers, the Crown Law Office says.

Jetstar scrambles together Christmas flight

Jetstar scrambles together Christmas flight

Jetstar has scrambled together an "ad-hoc" flight to get New Zealanders home for the festive season, amidst a flood of negative publicity after the budget airline cancelled pre-Christmas flights without explanation.

South Island women NZ's most stressed people - study

If you're a woman and you live in the South Island, you are more likely to suffer from stress, new research has shown.

Shearer talks housing with Auckland mayor

Labour leader David Shearer met with Auckland Mayor Len Brown for an hour today to talk about land availability as part of a plan to tackle the country's housing affordability problem.

Rugby: Cooper puts rugby on hold for boxing

Rugby: Cooper puts rugby on hold for boxing

Controversial Wallabies' playmaker Quade Cooper is putting his rugby union career on hold to make his boxing debut.

Cow died 'agonising death

A complaint regarding a cow that died after becoming bogged in mud along an unfenced stream near Whangarei has been followed up by Northland Regional Council after a call to its hotline.

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