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  • Accountant shocked at death

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A man killed in his Auckland pawn shop was a hard-working businessman who worked seven days a week, his accountant says. Paul Robert Fanning, 69, was killed on Saturday at his Ezy Cash Credit ...

  • Studios seek proof of Dotcom extravagance

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Movie and music studios suing Kim Dotcom are seeking full disclosure of his assets, citing extravagant holidays, parties and his offer of a $5 million bounty to show he is still living ...

  • Police seek missing teens

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A teenager, thought to be hanging out with an alleged criminal, is being sought by police who are concerned for her safety. Auckland City CIB are worried about the wellbeing of Jocelyn Rainham, ...

  • Jewellery thiefs sentence upheld

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A man who tied up the owners of a jewellery store while he robbed them of their "life's work" has lost his appeal to have his sentence cut. West Auckland man Cavell Robert ...

  • New Auckland trains cant speed up

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Auckland's new $400 million electric trains will run as slow as their diesel counterparts for at least another year, Auckland Transport says. Auckland Transport spokesman Mark Hannan said ...

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  • Auckland grandmother bashed in home

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A grandmother is in hospital after being viciously beaten in her South Auckland home by an intruder. Counties Manukau police are investigating the aggravated burglary which happened in Clover ...

  • Taking a dip with dolphins

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    When Zac Madden rocked up to work this morning he had no idea his day would involve a dip in the sea with dolphins. But he didn't want to miss the opportunity when a pod of dolphins ...

  • Glass shard injures workers hand

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Auckland Council is warning it will prosecute people who put sharp objects in rubbish bags unwrapped. Three incidents of rubbish collectors needing stitches after being cut by the objects have ...

  • Events policy quashes unique Auckland rodeo ban

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Revelations a unique ban of rodeos on public land has been "wiped overnight'' is causing a stir. And one councillor is pushing for the political debate to go public claiming the ...

  • Arrests over sculpture theft

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A de-finned Tuna has been returned to the Auckland Botanic Gardens. The $30,000 bronze sculpture by Canterbury artist Bing Dawe was stolen from the South Auckland park on Sunday night. ...

  • 4WD crashes into house

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A 4-wheel drive has taken out water mains, phone lines, a fence and crashed into a house after the driver lost control in wet conditions. A woman had supervised her 18-year-old son, who is on a ...

  • Flyover rejection a victory for sustainable transport

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    New Zealand Labour Party Flyover rejection a victory for sustainable transportThe rejection of the proposed Basin Reserve flyover by a Board of Inquiry is a victory for sustainable transport in ...

  • National out of touch with the regions

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    New Zealand Labour Party National out of touch with the regionsJohn Key is out of touch with regional New Zealand if he believes tinkering with council regulations will restore opportunities ...

  • Oral Questions July 22 - 1 Transcript

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

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  • Basin Flyover decision victory for common sense

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Green Party welcomed the Environmental Protection Authority's draft decision announced today not to allow the $90 million Basin Reserve flyover in Wellington to proceed."Both ...

  • Meeting between Jonathan Coleman and General Fan Changlong

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    New Zealand Government Joint statement on the meeting between Minister of Defence, Jonathan Coleman and Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of China, ...

  • Migrant Workers - In response to Press article

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

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  • Mentor programme removes barriers for young drivers

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Mentor programme removes barriers for young drivers A new driver mentor programme was launched in Christchurch today (22 July 2014) aimed at helping young learner drivers to get their restricted ...

  • LGNZ says a stronger response is needed on regulatory issues

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) acknowledges the Government's response to the March 2013 Productivity Commission's report "Towards Better Local Regulation" released today, ...

  • Loss Leading could destroy Kiwi lamb’s reputation

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Meat companies that supply supermarkets and sell New Zealand lamb as a loss leader in the United Kingdom should lose their access to this valuable quota market, said Labour's Primary ...

  • Basin Bridge draft decision disappointing setback

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Greater Wellington Regional Council Media statement22 July 2014Basin Bridge draft decision disappointing setback but solution needs to be foundThe draft decision declining resource consent for ...

  • Flyover Decision Devastating - Mayor Nick Leggett

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

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  • Police urge Sarah to call home

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Sarah Pepa was reported missing from her Mount Wellington address on July 15 and her family has not seen or heard from her since. Sarah is a 15-year-old Polynesian of medium build [see photo]. ...

  • Dozens of arrests in Hamilton robbery investigation

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    New Zealand Police Whole of policing approach leads to dozens of arrests in Hamilton robbery investigationReflecting on a large number of arrests following an investigation into a series of ...

  • Wellington City Council responds to Basin flyover decision

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Wellington City Council Wellington City Council responds to Basin flyover decision The Wellington City Council is analysing today's decision of Environmental Protection Agency's ...

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