Anzac Day ceremony at the New Zealand Memorial, Messines, Belgium 2017.

Anzac Day at Messines video

A peaceful ceremony took place at the scene of horror and bloodshed 100 years ago.

More mystery lights video

The dashcam captured the bright light on Wellington's Featherston St.

People report seeing a meteor-like bright light shoot across the sky.

Woman hit, no conviction

2:58 PM  Constable discharged without conviction after hitting a pedestrian while driving a police car.

Tackling pre-loading in Wellington

The boozing is so bad in central Wellington, two streets may need closing at weekends.

Missing hunter found

A search team airlifted the 62-year-old man unharmed from the Kaweka Ranges.

Crook denied paroleĀ 

Kelly Leigh Crook lured a man to a deadly ambush then attempted to cover up murder by faking a car crash scene.

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News

Bartholomew scoops big prize

Fraser Bartholomew and new-ball bowling partner Liam Pinfold. Bartholomew is the reigning Horowhenua-Kapiti player of ...

3:28 PM  Bartholomew took the H-K player of the season crown.

Ballers bouncing off to Vegas

3:27 PM  Two teenagers picked for NZ Basketball Academy teams.

Top teams stay unbeaten

Dialysis opens in Levin

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Too much drink, close the streets

Police on Wellington's Blair St. Authorities are planning to close Blair and Allen streets on weekend nights to traffic ...

The boozing is so bad in central Wellington, two streets may need closing at weekends.

Reserve Bank promotes insider

Geoff Bascand, tipped as a possible future Reserve Bank governor, has been announced as the bank's next head of ...

Former government statistician, tipped as possible governor, is promoted to bank's deputy chief executive.

Social housing in rural idyll

Marae Trust chairman Ra Smith with the subdivision in the background.

A subdivision next to vineyards and prime Wairarapa farmland isn't your average social housing initiative.

Ruling threatens jet services

Queenstown Airport has refused to comment on the impact a Court of Appeal decision could have on its safety ...

Transport Minister warned court ruling could end jet services to key airports.

'Discount' price for Shelly Bay?

An artist's impression of a joint venture development at Shelly Bay by the Port Nicholson Block Development Trust and ...

Wellington developers claim council land at Shelly Bay could be sold for fraction of its $10m value.

Comment

Steady as she goes for govt video

The new Minister of Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee.

OPINION: Bill English's Cabinet reshuffle is deeply unexciting, but that's become his hallmark. If slow and steady wins the race, English's Government is a shoo-in for the elections.

A gnawing problem

Everyone draws a line somewhere, and Joe Bennett draws his at rats in the roof.

OPINION: AS a rule when it comes to the animal kingdom, Joe Bennett's Mr Soft. But everyone draws the line somewhere.

Turkey and the Anzacs

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan

OPINION: New Zealand and Turkey have a special Anzac bond. The conflict that divided them at Gallipoli now brings them together each year on Anzac Day.

Fire-fighting fit on all fronts

Damage to the Christchurch Adventure Park from last month's widespread Port Hills fire.

OPINION: The unified Fire and Emergency Management service will be flexible enough to cope with the risks and needs of different communities.

A wider outlook on war

Collective displays of memory and patriotism mark Anzac Day in the 21st century.

OPINION: Anzac Day serves as a day to acknowledge our fallen, but perhaps we should also acknowledge some other imperatives.

Culture

Crossword solutions: Wednesday, April 26

Crosswords

Find the solutions to The Dominion Post's backpage puzzle here.

Wellington debut for Africa film fest

Opening night film 'The Wedding Ring' offers a female perspective on love, marriage and customs as seen by the Niger’s ...

Wellingtonians are being invited on "a cultural safari" when the Africa Film Festival hits the capital in May.

Crossword solutions: Tuesday, April 25

Crosswords

Find the solutions to The Dominion Post's backpage puzzle here.

Rapping about real estate video

David Dallas came home to write his latest album, Hood Country Club.

David Dallas' new album is about finance companies and real estate prices. Why?

Review: Hand to God

Expert direction: Lyndee-Jane Rutherford.

Darkly comic US stage hit arrives in Wellington.

Capital Life

Too much drink, close the streets

Police on Wellington's Blair St. Authorities are planning to close Blair and Allen streets on weekend nights to traffic ...

The boozing is so bad in central Wellington, two streets may need closing at weekends.

Wellington gets its first Winetopia

Hundreds of tastings can be had at Winetopia 2017.

Lashings of gin, rivers of wine and heaps of cheese are all the rage this season.

Review: Kazu reopens in Wellington

Kazu's karaage chicken is well worth trying.

You'll find a friendly vibe and top-notch teriyaki sauce at this popular Japanese spot.

Mead has gone mainstream

Mac's Love Buzz mead is available until mid-August.

One of the world's oldest styles of alcohol is offering a taste of something new.

Wellington debut for Africa film fest

Opening night film 'The Wedding Ring' offers a female perspective on love, marriage and customs as seen by the Niger’s ...

Wellingtonians are being invited on "a cultural safari" when the Africa Film Festival hits the capital in May.

Sport

Bartholomew scoops big prize

Fraser Bartholomew and new-ball bowling partner Liam Pinfold. Bartholomew is the reigning Horowhenua-Kapiti player of ...

Bartholomew took the H-K player of the season crown.

Ballers bouncing off to Vegas

Victor Allen and Fraser Beggs with coach Angelo Robinson.

Two teenagers picked for NZ Basketball Academy teams.

Top teams stay unbeaten

Willie Paia'aua, here pictured playing for the Manawatu Turbos, is the equal-leading tryscorer in the Horowhenua-Kapiti ...

Both overcame serious challenges to win on Saturday.

Prewster enjoying new challenge

Dion Prewster, in action here against Canterbury, has been stacking up the numbers for the Nelson Giants this season.

Dion Prewster looking for better returns ahead for Nelson Giants.

Nix not signing Pearce

England's manager Stuart Pearce shouts to his team during their international friendly soccer match against Holland at ...

Ex-England star Stuart Pearce won't be coaching the Wellington Phoenix.

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