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Gillard lifts lid on time as PM

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Ed Sheeran's NZ tour sells out

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Mila Kunis joins the mum club

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Actress was 'getting better'

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Winslet 'needed DiCaprio'

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Actor can't believe he's blamed

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Trailer shows star power

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Kiwi doco to make big debut

Pirates film heads to Aussie

Most of the right moves

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The brilliance of Rattle

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Hannah's a future country queen

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Aretha auto-tuned? Surely not!

Laneway 2015 lineup revealed

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Quiz: You think you know TV?

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Gotham TV most pirated

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Kitchen dramas fail to stir

Kiwi cop drama that's not clueless

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My favourite book

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Author withering over book ban

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Robot brings family closer

Big Brother is watching

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Art show at Alcatraz

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Child porn charges dropped

Melbourne artist was charged after his large-scale installation was shown at council-owned property.

Time on his side

Taxi leads to art award

Grappling on the canvas

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