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Lots of us own them, but few New Zealanders understand bonds - Top Stories - 3 hours 32 min ago
Many New Zealanders have lent a lot more of their money out than they might realise.

Baltimore removes four Confederate monuments in overnight move - Top Stories - 3 hours 50 min ago
Work crews in Baltimore took down four monuments to the pro-slavery Civil War Confederacy before dawn on Wednesday (Thursday NZ Time) without drawing protests of a sort that greeted the planned removal of a statue in the neighbouring state of Virginia.

Damian McKenzie surprise selection at fullback for All Blacks test against Wallabies - Top Stories - 4 hours 32 min ago
Damian McKenzie is a shock selection at fullback as the All Blacks try to add a darker shade of grey to the gloomy clouds hanging over Australian rugby.

Venezuela, the country airlines hate flying to - Top Stories - 4 hours 32 min ago
Airlines are continuing to pull out of Venezuela, and this time it's not just about trapped cash but a whole series of grievances including staff held up at gun point, luggage theft, poor runway maintenance and low quality jet fuel.

Wellington to be first authority to establish a voluntary warrant of fitness for rental properties - Top Stories - 4 hours 32 min ago
Wellington City Council will today become the first local authority to introduce a voluntary warrant of fitness for rental properties.

Loan to value ratios are homeless political orphans as concerns switch from housing boom to bust - Top Stories - 4 hours 32 min ago
OPINION: They say the only things worse than rising house prices are falling house prices.

Pattrick Smellie: Labour's risk as old policies get seen with fresh eyes - Top Stories - 4 hours 32 min ago
OPINION: The downside of a previously floundering political party getting a new lease on life is that, suddenly, everything that party says gets taken seriously again.

Editorial: The Gordon Wilson flats do not deserve heritage protection - tear them down - Top Stories - 4 hours 32 min ago
OPINION: When rattling off a list of buildings worthy of heritage protection in Wellington there are many that spring to mind.

Worthy winners of Matariki Dish Challenge, plus recipe - Top Stories - 4 hours 32 min ago
"It is food you can go to the beach and get. You can go to Raglan and get mussels, dig for cockles, and catch a fish. It's dead simple. When you've got good produce you don't want to over-complicate it."

Restaurant review: Churchill draws a crowd - Top Stories - 4 hours 32 min ago
Has the sustained, highly vociferous defence of English cooking from the likes of Rick Stein, Marco Pierre White and Jamie Oliver been enough to silence the critics? Are Kiwi pub diners now prepared to pay for the grub we always used to regard as a joke?

Tears and tributes at Charlottesville memorial for rally violence victim - Top Stories - 5 hours 6 min ago
With tears and tributes, hundreds of purple-clad residents packed an historic Charlottesville theatre to remember the 32-year-old woman killed when a suspected white nationalist crashed his car into anti-racist demonstrators.

Britain seeks Brexit without borders between Ireland and Northern Ireland - Top Stories - 6 hours 36 min ago
Britain has said there should be no border posts or immigration checks between Ireland and the British province of Northern Ireland after Brexit, in a paper that attempts to resolve one of the most complex aspects of its departure from the European Union.

In rare rebuke of Trump, UK's May says leaders must condemn far-right views - Top Stories - 6 hours 51 min ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May said there was no equivalence between fascists and those who opposed them, a rare rebuke of US President Donald Trump by one of his closest foreign allies.

Donald Trump after Charlottesville is the 'alt-right' US President - Top Stories - 7 hours 12 min ago
ANALYSIS: In a rage-filled press conference, US President Donald Trump has confirmed two bleak facts about his character and presidency.

Serena Williams eyes 'outrageous' Australian Open return in January - Top Stories - 7 hours 44 min ago
Serena Williams aims to defend her Australian Open title next year, the American saying the rapid return to action would only give her around three months to prepare after giving birth to her first child.

Injury rules Jarryd Hayne out of Eels clash as Titans face big decision on his future - Top Stories - 8 hours 8 min ago
Gold Coast boss Graham Annesley has told members of the embattled NRL club that the fate of Neil Henry and Jarryd Hayne has yet to be decided. 

Blues-bound hooker Leni Apisai reflects on having to leave the Hurricanes - Top Stories - 8 hours 43 min ago
It's easy to forget that Leni Apisai started the first three games of the Hurricanes' 2016 season.

Game of Thrones season 7 beset by another episode leak - Top Stories - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 00:23
Next week's episode of Game of Thrones has surfaced online five days ahead of its scheduled broadcast.

Teens attacked onboard Auckland train by group of 'Mr Four Square' men - Top Stories - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 23:40
Two teenagers were attacked by a group of masked and drunk men while on a train in Auckland.

Loved wife and mother dies in Cook Islands - Top Stories - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 23:30
A much loved Waikato wife and mother has died in the Cook Islands.
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