Hurricanes lose to Highlanders

The Highlanders' heroes have heaped heartbreak on the Hurricanes with a 21-14 win in Wellington.

How they rated

Elliot Dixon of the Highlanders dives over to score a try. He was star for his team.

Hamish Bidwell takes a look at how individual Highlanders and Hurricanes performed.

Highlanders comeback kings gallery video

OPINION: Highlanders deserving winners in a Super Rugby game worthy of the occasion.

Flashback: Crash like a closing door

Flight 441 slammed into a rock face in 1963 and for 15 years was our worst air disaster.

A big noise around town gallery

Karori wildlife sanctuary marks 20-year milestone with a weekend of celebrations.

Live: Hurricanes vs Highlanders video

Excitement is building in Wellington for the all-Kiwi Super Rugby final between the Hurricanes and the Highlanders.

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Pair arrested in assault

Police investigating a serious assault

 A man is critically injured in hospital after an overnight assault in Nelson.

Excitement for Super final builds gallery

Rugby fans leave home now if you don't want to miss kick-off.

Tuatara to brew overseas

'Canes will do it for Jerry'


Tuatara to brew overseas

Tuatara Breweries chief executive Richard Shirtcliffe says the company will start brewing overseas before the end of 2015.

Wellington craft brewer will be making beer overseas by end of the year.

Govt teams up with Australia to woo big investors

Housing may be rolled up with other infrastructure projects to offer scale to offshore investors

Burger King's premises in Paraparaumu are on the market.

Paraparaumu's Burger King for sale

Burger King's Paraparaumu site is up for sale.


Garner: Can the Canes finally do it after 20 years?

Will Conrad Smith and Ma'a Nonu have a fairytale ending to their time in the Hurricanes jersey?

OPINION: I've waited nearly 20 long and painful years to write this.

Magna Carta still a powerful piece of law

OPINION: Last month marked 800 years since King John was forced by a group of barons at Runnymede to accept some constraints on his authority and affix his seal to the document that became known as Magna Carta.

ACT leader David Seymour and four Green MPs were on the same side when they opposed the Harmful Digital Communications Bill in Parliament.

Editorial: Parliament took its eye off the bullies

Despite a wave of online opposition, Parliament has passed a new law against cyber bullying.


Crossword solutions: Saturday, July 4

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

Crossword solutions: Friday, July 3

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

Jose Luis Gomez proved he is a conductor of real quality during his concert with the National Youth Orchestra in Wellington.

A sensational National Youth Orchestra

REVIEW: The National Youth Orchestra continue to improve by leaps and bounds.

Capital Life

Rugby fans camp for test

Fans who queued all night witnessed a a particularly bloody match and an All Blacks loss against the 1956 Springboks in Wellington.

Rugby fans camped overnight outside Wellington's Athletic Park ahead of an All Blacks-Springboks test match clash in 1956.

Winter show lit up cold months gallery

Winter became a wonderland each year at an annual Wellington fairground expo.

New Zealand Post Kaumatua Kapa Haka, Soundings Theatre, Te Papa.

What's On these school holidays

There's plenty to get the kids entertained these school holidays.


Saints reach NBL final

Saints guard Lindsay Tait was at his charismatic best against the Nelson Giants.

The Wellington Saints have beaten the Nelson Giants 97-85 to progress to the NBL final.

Highlanders beat Hurricanes video

The Highlanders have beaten the Hurricanes 21-14 in an intense Super Rugby final.

Ardie Savea has failed to recover from injury in time for the Super Rugby final.

Ardie Savea ruled out of final

Hurricanes openside Ardie Savea is out of the Super Rugby final.

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