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17 min ago | The Otago Daily Times
The fellowship is New Zealand's ''premier legal research award'', and provides up to $125,000 each year to ''enable an individual of outstanding ability'' to undertake legal research that would make a significant contribution to New Zealand.
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4 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Ashley Byrnes, 34, smashes a glass over the husband's head while the man's wife suffered injuries to her neck in a row over whether the lift button had been pressed A thug who attacked a married couple with a glass after a row in a lift at a Christmas party has been jailed.
8 hrs ago | Horsetalk
A farmer used his tractor to help firefighters rescue a horse named Honey, who took a tumble into a canal in Wigan, England, on Sunday.
13 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk
Police are directly appealing to the families of two people who died following a multi-vehicle collision in Boothstown to come forward.
14 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire
Peter Griffiths, second right with New York marathon colleagues, from left, Leon Dally, Rob McDonagh, Mark Haslam and Dean Hanley Peter Griffiths, aged 44, who is a member of blue watch at Heywood fire station, is to get a 'Beyond the Call of Duty' award.
15 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle
Ilyas Ashar, who was jailed for 13 years for trafficking a deaf and mute girl into the UK to use as his servant, could have his "unduly lenient" sentence reviewed The sentence given to a pensioner for repeatedly raping a deaf and mute girl he trafficked into the UK to work as his domestic servant could be "unduly lenient", according to a Government ... (more)
15 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk
The appearance, at Bolton Magistrates Court, on Thursday, followed a large-scale operation carried out jointly by British Transport Police and Greater Manchester Police .
15 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Janghir Ahmed's Akita dog, Prince, lunged at Philip McMullen in Manchester, tearing a gaping wound in his right arm and leaving him scarred for life A dog owner whose pet attacked a passer-by, ripping his arm open and leaving him scarred for life, has been hauled before a court after his picture was published in a newspaper.
This years' 2013 Levenshulme Light's 'Switch On' had a distinctly Irish flavour, as Father Christmas joined local Irish Dancers for an Irish reel.
WestJet Airlines Ltd.'s first foray into Europe positions the Calgary-based low-fare carrier to compete head-on with Air Canada in the trans-Atlantic market by the end of the decade.
The Mail Online reported, yesterday, that Aderoju Bammeke, 22, and his girlfriend, Jessica Ogunyemi, 20, both of Manchester, were the UK 'platform' for a Nigerian 'phishing' scam that made A 41,000 in just two months.
According to Bill Gates, more than 15 billion condoms are produced each year, used by an estimated 750 million people.
Gemma Harvieu, 29, walked free from court after being given a suspended jail sentence for wiring cash to wanted fugitive Andrew Moran A 'gangster's moll' who helped one of Britain's most wanted fugitives while he was on the run in Spain has walked free from court.
Dad-of-one Young, of Gorton, Manchester, was arrested in June during a major crackdown on organised crime after Cregan's killing spree which ended in the murders of two policewomen.