People wait at a school after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck, in Kathmandu, Nepal.

NZ Nepalis reassured

Wellington's Nepali community has no reports of relatives hurt or killed in the quake.

Our 'most casual' PM video

PM John Key admits he needs to conduct himself more carefully in public following last week's revelations he repeatedly tugged a waitress's ponytail in an Auckland cafe.

Prime Minister John Key says he's a friendly guy and has learnt from his recent mistake.

Live rugby: Reds vs Hurricanes

6:05 PM  Join us for Super Rugby action as the Reds host the Hurricanes in Brisbane. 

Live: Phoenix vs Sydney FC

4:45 PM  Follow our live coverage as the Wellington Phoenix take on fellow A-League finalists Sydney FC at Westpac Stadium.

Man crashes into tree

Rescue chopper called out to Upper Hutt crash after man drives into tree.

Swindale Shield: Anzac Day 

Tawa fullback James So'oialo sliced through Johnsonville's defence.

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Wet finish to long weekend

Heavy rain is expected to hit the country throughout Monday, as people head home from the long weekend.

3 min ago  Gusts of up to 130kmh will batter Wellington and could close highways.

Right-to-die lawyer accepts groups to have say

6:12 PM  Terminally ill lawyer Lecretia Seales has accepted judges decision to allow lobby groups to have a say in her fight to change assisted dying laws.

About 1.3 million plants being planted along Kapiti expressway route

Nepal quake: NZ to give aid


Sounds Air soars

Sounds Air's latest addition, the nine-seater PC12, will be making flights from Wellington to Taupo

Marlborough flyer expands again by snapping up Taupo to Wellington route Air NZ abandoned.

This is a diminishing moment for PM

OPINION: Everyone agrees it is plain weird for a customer to tug on a waitress' hair.

Royal Caribbean's 90,090 tonne Radiance of the Seas was the last ship to dock in Wellington this season.

Cruise ships valuable to tourism and business

The cruise ship industry remains a valuable part of Wellington's tourism scene and more should be done to help with growth, tourism and business leaders say.


Why Anzac Day is our national day

Sarah Henderson is tasked with playing The Last Post at Wellington's Anzac Day dawn service.

OPINION: This is a special Anzac Day.

This is a diminishing moment for PM

OPINION: Everyone agrees it is plain weird for a customer to tug on a waitress' hair.

20042015 News. Cameron Burnell/Fairfax NZ. New Zealand Prime Minister John Key and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott hold a joint press conference at Te Papa.

The PM, ponytails and pratfalls

OPINION: He can be a fun guy, but this week Prime Minister John Key looked like a prize jerk.


Crossword solutions: Saturday, April 25

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Solutions to The Dominion Post's daily back-page crossword are available here.

Crossword solutions: Friday, April 24

Solutions to The Dominion Post's daily back-page crossword are available here.

One of the paintings, by Corporal Ernest Casey, that is showing in St Paul's as part of a WWI exhibition.

WWI exhibition at St Paul's

A Titahi Bay woman is the brains behind a World War I exhibition at St Paul's Cathedral.

Capital Life

Aussie Rules and toads in blenders

Andy Lee is in Wellington to support the Carlton Blues, as they take on the St Kilda Saints in an Anzac Day AFL match at Westpac Stadium today.

Comedian Andy Lee talks about AFL, meeting Hamish Blake, and Gap Year moments.

Anzac beers in short supply

OPINION: The lack of New Zealand beers to commemorate the Gallipoli anniversary is disappointing.

Turkish hero remembered

It was a bleak, chilly day when a memorial Kamal Ataturk was unveiled in Wellington 25 years ago.


Rep player helps Randwick

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Carlton overcome St Kilda in Wellington

Carlton extended St Kilda's winless run in Wellington to three years after a 121-81 triumph at Westpac Stadium.

Wellington Phoenix goalkeeper Glen Moss has lost his fitness race.

Phoenix keeper Moss ruled out of Sydney FC clash

Goalkeeper Lewis Italiano will make his A-League debut, for the Phoenix on Sunday.

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