KC and the Sevens brand

Event to cater for families, partygoers

There is 'every expectation' a liquor licence for the Wellington Sevens will be granted.
Stadium disco ball

Even contest revealed in debate

Leaders change their performances from first debate, and spark up over childhood poverty, housing and tax.

Too scared for school

Charles Harter Teacher with a 40-year career admits groping girls, and police are worried there will be more victims.

Knife in Hastings Winz threat

The man who threatened the Hastings Work and Income office was carrying a knife.

Serious crash blocks SH1

Three people have been injured in a serious car crash on the Kapiti Coast.

A talking or a beating?

Guard fired over claims he beat prisoner says he only gave "a talking to" after being called a "coconut".

Man in court after police chase

Police A man arrested after a car chase and armed police callout in central Wellington has been charged with stealing three cars and reckless use of a car on State Highway Two.

Tree prosecutions 'inappropriate'

Prosecution of two elderly Otaki couples for trimming native trees was "inappropriate".

Ferry fleet down to one ... again

Former cinema owner bankrupted

Alison Paterson

Listed villa for sale

A heritage-listed Victorian villa in Greytown is for sale with a rateable value of more than $1m.

Mighty River fraud prosecuted

mighty river power launch A former electrical engineer at the firm's Southdown power station has been charged with a $2 million fraud.

Kiwi house prices really bite

NZ's house prices among the most overvalued in the world and keep getting worse, report says.

Rates on hold in Australia

Former cop still out of a job

Lee Tamahori

Crowdfunding for 'Maori western'

The team behind Once Were Warriors targets the public to fund a new movie to be shot in Gisborne.

Key v Cunliffe face off

debate new It was blow for blow as John Key and David Cunliffe argued, made digs and even agreed at their second leaders' debate.

Collins inquiry 'weeks away'

PM says probe into former justice minister won't be completed until after the election, as Labour calls for wider scope.

Beyer not sanctioned over criticism

Greens demand $4 pay hike

Audience at the second leaders' debate in Christchurch

Key v Cunliffe: Your verdict

After the first debate the money was on David Cunliffe, but how about now? We ask you.

A glimpse of the future capital

Google Glass Steve Maharey comments on Wellington's future on the creative edge.

Editorial: missed opportunity to slow down

It is only by taming the car that we have made the progress we have in Wellington.

Cycleway could start network

Editorial: Delay in sacking raises doubts

Editorial | Debate sparks up campaign

Three weeks to go till voting day and weird things have begun to happen.

Debut a natural progression

Ebony Lamb The joy of a debut album in a potentially long music career can be tempered by the public's response.

Vintage reads: The Name of the Rose

Kylie Thomson of Hamilton City Libraries finds a great novel from not that long ago.

Finding a lost continent

Man in the frame

Catherine Roberts

Colourful escape from life

Colour, beauty and simplicity - that's the mantra of the top award winner at this year's Art Show.

Shooting for the Moon

moon There's a new Moon in Newtown in the form of a live music venue and pizzeria - Moon bar.

Salon offers slice of politics

People wanting a Peter Dunne-inspired coif or a Pita Sharples mane could finally get their wish.

Have a bloody good time

Super Geyser that dealt death

World Press Photo

Award-winning images on display

War, natural disaster and hope for humanity key themes at World Press Photo exhibition.

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Boyle the luminary at Kilbirnie

Lauren Boyle Lauren Boyle headlines the national short-course swimming championships starting in Wellington today.

Snyders breaks own record

Glenn Snyders has broken his own national 100m breaststroke record at the NZ short course swimming champs.

Golden goodbye from Twigg

Pride coach laments 'poor' effort

Conrad Smith

Smith relishing reunion

Conrad Smith is looking forward to a reunion with Ma'a Nonu in midfield against Argentina on Saturday.

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