Dancing cops on show

Acting sergeant Mandeep Kaur practices her dance moves in the lead-up to the Auckland Diwali Festival.

The lights of Diwali are set to glow red and blue.

1080 milk scare: Man in court


Financial gain, rather than environmentalism, appears to have been motivation behind alleged blackmail attempt.

Kiwis Google-snapped in Italy

The Kiwis thought fast when they spotted the Google car in the Italian town of Cortina

A group of holidaying New Zealanders have been captured in the Italian mountains by Google's map-making car

'Pets welcome' guide online

Michelle Costello thanks her miniature schnauzer Dillon for inspiring her "pet project" Pets Allowed.

Dog lovers no longer need to stuff their pooches into handbags thanks to a new site that lists pet friendly businesses.

Building disasters on video video

Auckland Council is concerned about some of the standards of building work it is finding around the city.

Auckland Council training videos for new building inspectors show shocking construction standards.

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Woodcock heading home to the farm

Tony Woodcock celebrates his 100th All Blacks game with wife Tracey, children Ella and Jacob, after the All Black Bledisloe Cup win over Australia in 2013.

4:14 PM  All Black and Makarau farmer Tony Woodcock has played his last test.

Springboard dance and dinner fundraiser

4:13 PM  Lou Lou is singing for her supper.

Where to watch the Rugby World Cup

High chlorine levels close pool


Aces first-timer plays with cricket heroes

Shawn Hicks and Glenn Phillips have hit off their first season with the Auckland Aces.

A Sacred Heart cricketer with the potential for a big future has cracked the Auckland Aces squad, less than a year after leaving school.

From newcomers to national champions

The Northland aerobics team which competed at the 2015 NZ National Gymsports Championships.

Northland's aerobic team have returned from the NZ National Gymsports Championships with five medals.

Wellington, Auckland for women's final

Jackie Patea, left, and Ayesha Leti-l'iga rush to congratulate Georgia Daals (back to camera) on her match-winning try for the Wellington Pride on Saturday.

For 79 minutes of their national provincial women's rugby semifinal, Wellington weren't very good.

Bulls to face Counties in final

Bulls winger Danny Latu on the charge.

Canterbury Bulls book spot in final against Counties-Manukau after both sides were big winners.

Smith on social media perils

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All Black Aaron Smith in a selfie image. Image is taken from Rachel Glucina's twitter feed (@RachelGlucinaNZ).

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All Blacks allowed to tweet this Rugby World Cup, but it's no easy task, halfback reveals.

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