A P user who raped and murdered a Christchurch woman before
attacking two hitch-hikers on the West Coast has today been
sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole
period of 21 years.
A 24-year-old woman was choked unconscious when her hair and
scarf were caught in a vegetable conveyor belt in Canterbury.
A hospital struggling with an upsurge of influenza and
similar illnesses is appealing to patients to see their GP
early rather than waiting and going to the emergency
Three out of four of the New Zealand crews raced themselves
into semifinals on the fourth day of competition at the World
Rowing Championships in Amsterdam.
Today is D-Day for David Cunliffe. It is Debate Day.
The man who murdered Christchurch community support worker
Amy Farrall, before going to the West Coast to attack two
female hitch-hikers, could face spending the rest of his life
A moderate earthquake rattled East Coast residents last
The author who took out New Zealand's top book award says she
is "flabbergasted" to have won over acclaimed novelist
Glenn Moore's coaching tentacles have stretched throughout
the nation's south and are now heading north as he becomes
the Blues' assistant coach for the next two campaigns.
Warriors coach Andrew McFadden is not panicking leading into
their must-win clash against the struggling Gold Coast Titans
at Mt Smart Stadium on Sunday.
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