Llewelyn Griffiths, 21, has just bought a house in the Wellington suburb of Northland.

He owns a house at 21 video

A lifetime of saving, and a diet of lettuce and mayo sandwiches, pays off.

Younger and sassier video

Luxury name brands dot the footwear floor, with offerings from Jimmy Choo and Christian Louboutin not seen before in ...

Customers give their verdicts on Wellington's new David Jones department store.

The blind cat's feline guide

Murdock and Mabel: the kittens who look out for each other.

Rain foils Greens' river stunt video

Plans to launch Swimmable Rivers campaign by wading in Ruamahanga called off.

Man behind the Gloriavale music

Capital-based Stephen Gallagher reveals his inspiration for TV2 score.

Body found in car near capital

A man's body was found in a car beside the Wellington motorway on Thursday morning.

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HV softball history documented

Mark Sorenson is held high by his Cardinals team mates after playing his last game for the team, before “retiring”  in ...

Documentary maker looking at Hutt Valley softball history.

'Daddy, come home safe'

Family focus is the catch cry of a new forestry safety campaign in Wairarapa.

Nikau scrap off to court

Heavenly shots capture night's glory

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He owns a house at 21 video

Llewelyn Griffiths, 21, has just bought a house in the Wellington suburb of Northland.

Lifetime of saving, and a diet of lettuce and mayo sandwiches, pays off for Llewelyn Griffiths.

Rich, but not rich enough

Lorde

Lorde, Taika Waititi, Sam Neill, Steven Adams. They've done alright. But how well?

Martinborough wine pioneer dies

Palliser Estate founding managing director Richard Riddiford has died. He handed over the reigns to Pip Goodwin last year.

Richard Riddiford - the man who helped put the NZ wine region on the world map - has died following a short illness.

Andrea Moore turns to crowdfunding video

An Andrea Moore show at New Zealand Fashion Week, where the new I Am range will be launched.

The Kiwi fashion designer has big plans to grow her label though Farmers.

Why Indonesia should be on the business radar

John Key talks to media in Surabaya, Indonesia.

OPINION: Indonesia is rapidly evolving into mega economy and of increasing importance to New Zealand.

Comment

Editorial: High-stakes bet on Wellington

The first David Jones store outside Australia has opened in Wellington.

OPINION: David Jones could give the city a blast of retail energy.

Greed is good prevails

We're checking out on our last student party, that's what, all cheap plonk and cannabis.

OPINION: Business language has replaced the language of ethics, with its boring focus on fairness, and the world has never seemed more dangerous - in our lifetime - than it does now.

People persuasion the key

Whio families thrive when effective pest control is in place - these birds have established a habitat in the Ruahine ...

OPINION: The Government has announced plans to form a joint-venture company to spearhead pest eradication efforts and exterminate all rats, stoats and possums in New Zealand by 2050.

Fixing our murder law stuff nation

The 17-year prison sentences for the manslaughter of Moko Rangitoheriri drew a public outcry as some thought the two ...

OPINION: This is why we need "degrees" of murder and corporate manslaughter charges.

Editorial: Odds against Mallard

Trevor Mallard has been MP for Hutt South since 1993.

OPINION: Trevor Mallard has had a chequered record in the House, but that could be a help to him.

Culture

A great evening of musical entertainment

Ali Harper's many years of experience in musical theatre and cabaret shines through in Legendary Divas.

REVIEW: Divas showcases the depth and versatility of Ali Harper as a performer.

The man behind the music on Gloriavale

Stephen Gallagher is an award-winning composer, music editor and sound editor.

Stephen Gallagher reveals his inspiration for the score accompanying TV2's Gloriavale special.

Conchords' cast back together

Jemaine Clement, Rhys Darby, Kristen Schaal and Bret McKenzie have reunited for the stage.

Bret McKenzie and Jermaine Clement were joined on stage recently by some surprise guests.

Four festival films to see this week

Cristian Mungiu's Graduation is a nuanced and endlessly debatable piece of work.

Ex-Wellingtonian's documentary 'challenging' and 'completely unforgettable'

Album Review: The Gurdjeiff Ensemble, Komita

The Gurdjieff Ensemble's  Komita is out now.

REVIEW: The Gurdjieff Ensemble's latest offers slow, methodical, gentle music.

Capital Life

Beauty treats & freebies at David Jones

David Jones shoppers can get facial treatments in store.

If you need your brows done, your skin sorted, or your wardrobe personally styled, here's your spot.

9 common lies you tell the doctor

Sometimes we lie because we don't think the doctor needs to know, and sometimes we lie purely out of habit.

"I only drink occasionally." Sound familiar?

Te Papa? Piece of cake

Anna Schouten, of Go Cake Yourself, shows Chocolate Festival co-founder Iva Sajdl her chocolate Te Papa cake.

Go Cake Yourself owner Anna Schouten spent four days creating a Te Papa cake to be displayed at next month's NZ Chocolate Festival.

Teen's composition on song

Stokes Valley 18-year-old Liam Furey has won a nationwide prize for an original chamber music composition.

Liam Furey prefers not to talk about his earliest pieces of musical composition.

Al Brown shows his green thumb

Al Brown is now the official ambassador for Garden to Table.

Restaurateur Al Brown is now the official ambassador of Garden to Table, a charity helping schools teach Kiwi kids about good nutrition.

Sport

HV softball history documented

Mark Sorenson is held high by his Cardinals team mates after playing his last game for the team, before “retiring”  in ...

Documentary maker looking at Hutt Valley softball history.

'Crumbs' to decide Canes-Chiefs

Coach Dave Rennie (L) of the Chiefs and coach Chris Boyd of the Hurricanes.

Canes coach Chris Boyd says result will come down to the few chances made available.

Coles trains, Barrett doesn't video

Ill-health saw Beauden Barrett, right, excused from Hurricanes training on Thursday.

Dane Coles trains but don't hold your breath that he'll play on Saturday.

Olympic face crucial Miramar clash

Wellington Olympic lost 4-3 to Miramar Rangers in their last Central League outing on May 21.

Five points clear with three games to go, is it Wellington Olympic's year to win the Central League again?

Dirk Nowitzki tries Zaza penalty

Michaela Meijer of Sweden competes in the Women's Pole Vault during day two of the Muller Anniversary Games at The Stadium.

SIDELINES: Burger flippers go alright at football while Dirk goes Zaza and Pokemon invade golf courses.

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