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3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Cars banned in NZ, but okay in France

Barry Surtees says the modified car was legally certified and he should be able to use it.

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7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Crew too drunk for flight

Air New Zealand passengers stranded for days in Hawaii are "gobsmacked" at revelations crew were out drinking, making them unfit for duty if the plane had been made airworthy.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Air New Zealand, Oceania, World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 767

8 hrs ago | Southland Times

Fire close call for family

A family-of-four woke and dialled 111 just in time to save their house after the attached double garage went up in flames.

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13 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Powerful US spy tools were set for NZ installation

The most instrusive and powerful tools in the United States' electronic spying armoury were being lined up for installation in New Zealand last year, according to a document obtained by the Herald .

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Related Topix: Oceania, World News, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

17 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

New Zealand Honey Rules Aim to Keep Producers Sweet

WELLINGTON, New Zealand-New Zealand is introducing new labels on honey jars, moving to prevent cheap honey shipped from the South Pacific nation being passed off as the premium mA nuka.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Crafar farms buyers in new $70 million land deal

Chinese company Shanghai Pengxin has confirmed that it is aiming to buy a $70 million farm in the central North Island, which would be the second-largest foreign purchase of New Zealand land.

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Southland Times

Niwa: Sweet spring expected

Springing ahead: Taranaki's Hudson Simons, 22 months, checks out the daffodils already growing at the bottom of Marsland Hill in New Plymouth.

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BBC News

Broods: New Zealand's next pop export

Broods only started writing music together last year, but the brother-sister duo are being tipped as New Zealand's next big musical exports.

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Related Topix: World News, KT Tunstall, Pop/Rock, Lorde

The New Zealand Herald

WW1: Tunnellers first on Western Front

Christchurch tunnel in Arras, France was built by the NZ Engineers Tunnelling Company.

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The New Zealand Herald

Telecom TV fuels channel battle

New Zealanders now have more television viewing options at lower prices, as internet TV services start and existing platforms react to protect their territory.

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Manawatu Standard

Fatal crash in Palmerston North

Police were notified of the fatal crash on State Highway 3, near the Newbury Line and Rangitikei Line, at 5.55am today.

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Stuff.co.nz

Hotel chain's profit drops,revenue improving

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels New Zealand has reported a sharply reduced profit after tax of $6.22 million for the half year to June 30, down from $9m a year earlier.

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Stuff.co.nz

Manslaughter verdict shocks

The parents of a teenager killed in Oamaru four years ago are dumbfounded and outraged over a High Court verdict that found their son's killer guilty of manslaughter, not murder.

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The New Zealand Herald

Man charged in relation to Napier home invasion

A 23-year-old man has been charged with two offences in relation to an alleged home invasion which occurred at a Napier address at the weekend.

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

Sad wartime tale of true heroism

WILLIAM Rhodes-Moorhouse, of Parnham House in Beaminster, was the first airman to be awarded the VC and few stories that lie behind Britain's most prestigious gallantry medal could be more moving.

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Copenhagen Post

This is amazing ,so if i go to new Zealand i can finally find a girl who...

And then there was one ... Swapping New Zealand for Zealand for her second tour of duty, Emily McLean isnA't, as far as we know, getting hitched anytime soon.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Judges probe as Chorus appeals Comcom pricing

Chorus is in the Court of Appeal challenging a High Court decision that upheld a Commerce Commission price regulation for broadband delivered over the copper wire network.

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International Business Times

Instagram's Newest App Bolt Now Available Exclusively in New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa

New Zealand is one of the first countries in the world to experience photo and video messaging app, Bolt, created by Instagram.

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Related Topix: Instagram, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Oceania, World News, Ipad, Science / Technology

Southland Times

Call for obesity to be disability

Obesity in New Zealand is a ticking timebomb and it should be classed as a disability, says Marlborough's new disability spokesman.

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The New Zealand Herald

Novopay move slated as diversion

Australian company Talent2 has been dumped from its own ill-starred Novopay teachers' payroll system in what Labour says is a bid by the Government to draw a line under the debacle before the election.

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