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Jetstar says sorry to female doctor

Jetstar says a system error meant a doctor's gender was automatically selected as male.

Doctor furious after Jetstar flight booking system assumes all doctors are men.

Student vs climate change minister

University of Waikato law student Sarah Thomson will appear early to her court case in Wellington to give a speech on ...

Student will soon have her day in court as she challenges Paula Bennett on climate change.

Trespassed from rest home

A Hastings woman has been trespassed from her mother's rest home. (file photo)

Woman says she has been deprived of time with her mother, which she can never get back.

Virtual power plant on trial

Craig Burt is taking part in a “virtual power plant” trial, designed to support Wellingtonians in the event of a natural ...

Wellington residents could end up sharing electricity with neighbours after a disaster.

Serious injuries for Wairarapa man

The man was understood to be working on a vehicle when it rolled on him. He was flown to Wellington Hospital.

A man's car is believed to have rolled on top of him, causing serious injuries.

Bars to share info on patrons

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Party goers queue to get into the nightspots in Courtenay Place after the All Blacks vs Irish and ...

Go Pro footage and bouncer intel will be used to get Wellington's bar-goers to behave.

Widow brings accused to tears

In 2010, Calavrias became an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the New Year honours, for services to ...

Young man weeps at sentencing for mowing down cycling Wellington businessman while doing 100kmh.

Factory death still being probed

The entrance to the Homegrown Juice Company's office and factory on Williams Street, Hastings.

It's suspected that 23-year-old woman Manpreet Kaur died after being entangled in machinery in Hastings.

Wellington

Student vs climate change minister

University of Waikato law student Sarah Thomson will appear early to her court case in Wellington to give a speech on ...

Student will soon have her day in court as she challenges Paula Bennett on climate change.

Virtual power plant on trial

Craig Burt is taking part in a “virtual power plant” trial, designed to support Wellingtonians in the event of a natural ...

Wellington residents could end up sharing electricity with neighbours after a disaster.

Wairarapa

Serious injuries for Wairarapa man

The man was understood to be working on a vehicle when it rolled on him. He was flown to Wellington Hospital.

A man's car is believed to have rolled on top of him, causing serious injuries.

Commuters take Metlink to task

Commuters waiting for the train at Renall St Station in Masterton.

Train managers join Wairarapa commuters to hear their views on the service.

Porirua

Former cop's final day

Aporo Joyce, 79, was hit and killed by a car in Tawa on Wednesday night.

In the morning Aporo Joyce worked in his garden. That night he was killed by a car.

'Worried sick' for grandchildren

Titahi Bay Residents Association chairman Graeme Ebbett wants more done to stop the risk of people falling off the ...

"You turn your back for 10 seconds, they'll be straight over."

Kapiti

Council to tackle plunging plants risk

A hanging plant, of the kind that nearly crushed Gus Evans, suspended in the canopy of trees at Wi Parata Reserve, Waikanae.

Council announces start of work to reduce risk of plants falling on walkers.

When justice and democracy collide

Kapiti Coast district councillor David Scott at Porirua District Court. He has been bailed on an indecent assault charge.

Bailed councillor can't attend meetings, and mayor is a witness in case against him.

Hutt Valley

Delays ease on SH2

Traffic is heavy northbound on SH2 out of Wellington.

Traffic flow has returned to normal around Upper Hutt after two earlier crashes.

Wesleyhaven to close its doors

Wesleyhaven Village's Strand rest home and Wesley Hospital will close by August 18.

Board confirms Strand rest home and hospital in Naenae will shut by August 18.

Hawke's Bay

Trespassed from rest home

A Hastings woman has been trespassed from her mother's rest home. (file photo)

Woman says she has been deprived of time with her mother, which she can never get back.

Widow brings accused to tears

In 2010, Calavrias became an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the New Year honours, for services to ...

Young man weeps at sentencing for mowing down cycling Wellington businessman while doing 100kmh.

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