Jumbo a piece of cake

Top prize for Petone baker

It was the elephant in the room that everyone wanted to talk about.
Pauline Nunns

Concerns for mum and son

Jonathan Joshua Antipas 7:01pm Hutt Valley police are seeking a man who may be holding a woman and their young son at gunpoint.

Still no sign of man

Police are continuing to search for a 70-year-old Petone man who has been missing for more than two weeks.

Ex-air force chief dies

The man regarded as the “father of the air force” has died in Lower Hutt, at the age of 91.

'No conflict' over balloon deaths

Co-owner of a balloon which crashed, killing 11 people, was also responsible for safety checks.

Temperatures rising

Parts of the country could be as warm as 20 degrees Celsius after last week's cold snap.

Man injured by bull

Fossil Creek Hero Hawkes Bay farmer taken to hospital after being hit by a bull in cattle yards this afternoon.

Forged medical certificate

Woman's indignation at police checking she was sticking to her bail conditions was based on fraud, police say.

Woman charged over EC fire

Name suppression continues


Jumbo a piece of cake

It was the elephant in the room that everyone wanted to talk about.

Stockton confirms job losses

stockton  mine Final job losses at Solid Energy's Stockton mine have been confirmed, with 184 being made redundant.

SLI growth close on forecast

Shares in NZX-listed e-commerce company SLI have jumped after it reported a 16 per cent rise in revenues to $22 million in the year to June.

Foreign charter rule changes

Acurity takeover underway

Big Mac

Kiwi dollar gets super-sized

The "Big Mac" index shows New Zealand's dollar is massively over-valued.

PM reveals deals

john key John Key confirms electorate deals with ACT in Epsom and United Future in Ohariu. | Speculation squashed

Key squashes speculation

So, the "dirty deals" have been done, relatively dirt cheap, and it looks like it may be bye-bye to Colin Craig's chances of being an MP this year.

Cliff Curtis supports Mana

Conservative Party logo rejected

Nick Smith

Note to MPs: Stay clothed

MP Nick Smith, threatening a selfie in his togs, defends his comment about voters shunning fat politicians, but he may be right.

Wellington nous is far from dying

Wellington generic Far from dying, Wellington companies are adapting rapidly to changing economic demands.

Sky to fall in over flyover

Howzat! The umpires have rejected the dodgy pitch of the NZ Transport Agency for a Basin Reserve flyover.

Big push needed to unlock our potential

Championing a cultural treasure

Wellington Phoenix

Editorial | Football feast a win for swellington

Full credit to everyone involved in the weekend's flurry of football - the Phoenix owners, players and fans most of all.

Your NZ film fest reviews

Cinema It's hard to know what to pick at the film festival so share your reviews to make everybody's lives easier.

Jackson goes undercover

Peter Jackson walked through crowds at Comic-Con without a single person recognising him.

Kiwi musician ripped off

Kiwi actress lands GOT role

Hinemoana Baker

Digging deep for a yarn

Hinemoana Baker is dredging up painful, deeply personal stories as the Victoria University writer in residence.

Maori art auction

artstrap Surrounded by whanau, Massey's Maori student association, Kokiri Ngatahi, ended te reo week in flair with an art auction to raise funds for Maori student services.

Can't always bake what you want

We rise to the challenge and join the Wellington on a Plate bake club.

Cooking in the 'real Italy'

Zest for life

Heidi Klum

Why do we wear bras?

Is it time for women to rethink their relationship with their bras?

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Phoenix recruit ready for adventure

Ernie Merrick New Wellington Phoenix signing Roly Bonevacia can't wait to start his A-League adventure.

Island Bay back to earth

After beating Miramar to reach Chatham Cup quarterfinals, little Capital Premier club couldn't get past another Goliath.

Utanga's late show salvages Te Aroha

Easy for Indians, tough for Hutt

Ernie Merrick

Phoenix show promise

Wellington fans can dare to dream again after their sides impressive performances against EPL teams West Ham and Newcastle.

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