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Former foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah is leading the race to become Afghanistan's next president.
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The World Bank says family and friends are a popular source of finance for youngsters starting out.
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There have been no further fruit fly discoveries in the Whangarei area.
A diplomat criticised for fostering an environment of 'leaking' has a new role in the Ministry of Justice.
Lydia Ko apparently feels uncomfortable about the debate swirling around her.
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When death and resurrection mix with magical bunnies and chocolate eggs, you get Easter â perhaps the most misunderstood holy day.
Bosses are legally required to look for stress, and workplace legislation is changing to underline this.
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Kiwi couple Jo Crabb and Stephen Allwood live in rural France, and in Martinborough.
They say beer should be drunk within the shadow of the brewery.
True love took Wellingtonian Scotty Donaldson to Ecuador.
After having a blast there on a family holiday, I went back with a friend and it was even better.
A daring fireman in China has taken his job to a new level, perhaps unnecessarily.
Customers stunned when they find missing 3-year-old "having a heyday" in a Bear Claw game.
Kim Jong Un's "bad hair day" riles North Korean officials.
Pro-Russian separatists are using any means necessary to fight Ukrainian forces - including a yellow Lada.