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One dead, one injured in Hanmer crash
11 May 2013
A 54-year-old man has died and a 23-year-old man is seriously injured after a crash during the Hanmer Rally in Canterbury.
Hundreds protest "legal highs" store
About 200 people attended a protest in Manurewa outside High Zone, a store selling legal highs, calling on it to close....
Tongan princess gives birth
The first son of Crown Prince Tupouto'a, the heir to the Tongan throne, and Princess Sinaitakala was born in Auckland Hospital on Friday....
Starfish fashion label collapses
Wellington-based fashion label Starfish has collapsed, raising questions about the future of the New Zealand fashion industry....
Speed, alcohol factors in pursuit crash
Three young men are dead and another remains critically injured after a car crashed in south Auckland shortly after fleeing police at high speed....
Opposition scorns Auckland housing plan
The deal the government has made to fast-track new home building in Auckland won't fix the affordability problem, Labour and the Greens say....
Christchurch man imports machine gun parts
A 55-year-old Christchurch man has been fined $1000 for illegally importing parts for a military-style submachine gun....
Ferry turns back after wind gust
Ferry sailings have been cancelled between Wellington and Picton due to strong winds with one boat having to turn back with passengers on board....
Gay rights protests at McDonald's
Protesters are rallying at McDonald's stores after a worker was allegedly told he would be disciplined for acting gay....
Mum pleads guilty to baby's manslaughter
A woman has pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of her newborn baby boy, whose body was found buried at a house in Auckland....
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