Outrage over 10-year-old model

Shortly after turning 10, Kristina Pimenova has signed her first modelling contract.

3:50 PM  Child known as "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World" has just signed a lucrative contract... but is she too young?

Will Smith's 'fearless' son

Will Smith had the perfect response when questioned about Jaden wearing women's clothes.

4:00 PM  When the actor was quizzed about Jaden's trend for wearing women's clothes, he had the perfect response.

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The current generation is foregoing alcohol more than young people before them - so what's changed?

Taste testing at Noodle Markets

A selection of dishes from the Night Noodle Markets.

The night was warm, the beer was flowing, and the queues were long - but what was the food actually like?

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Cowboy pops the question video

Steve McDonald popped the question to his girlfriend Kim Kenning in Masterton today.

4:46 PM  Steve McDonald rode his trusty steed through town to give his sweetheart a ring.

Pups try paws at speed dating video

Auckland's Victoria Park played host to a furry episode of The Bachelor in the lead-up to Valentine's.

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Taste testing at Noodle Markets

A selection of dishes from the Night Noodle Markets.

The night was warm, the beer was flowing, and the queues were long - but what was the food actually like?

Toasted coconut ice cream

The taste of summer... roasted nectarines with a home-made coconut ice cream.

Seared salmon with scallops and minted pea paste

Seared salmon with scallops

Served with a minted pea paste, this makes easy and impressive main course for a summer dinner party.

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Makeup artist's Gigi transformation video

Is that Gigi Hadid? Not quite, no.

Want to sneak into a Zayn Malik concert? All you need is this video.

The girls making beauty inclusive video

"There aren't many beauty gurus who look like us," say this Australian trio - but they're changing that.

Lady Gaga went patriotic with star-spangled eye makeup for her national anthem debut.

Gaga's star-spangled eye makeup

Not only did she belt out an amazing version of the US national anthem, but she also nailed her look with not a bit of glitter out of place.

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Outrage over 10-year-old model

Shortly after turning 10, Kristina Pimenova has signed her first modelling contract.

3:50 PM  Child known as "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World" has just signed a lucrative contract... but is she too young?

Photobomber turns professional model

She stumbled on to a fashion shoot set while selling bread in her native Nigeria... now she's a cover star.

Will Smith had the perfect response when questioned about Jaden wearing women's clothes.

'He's fearless': Will Smith on son

4:00 PM  When the actor was quizzed about Jaden's trend for wearing women's clothes, he had the perfect response.

well & good

Why are all the teens abstaining?

Are young people raising their glasses less often than their forebears?

The current generation is foregoing alcohol more than young people before them - so what's changed?

3 ab workouts that really work

There is actual scientific evidence on the best way to sculpt your stomach - without a crunch in sight.

When venting becomes harmful

Anger is never the solution video

life

Mermaid life 'a dream' video

Candice Smith hopes to one day swim in an aquarium with sea animals.

Candice Smith wanted to be a mermaid from age 2. She has made that dream a reality, swimming with her tail at a Christchurch beach.

Scam victim lost $260K

Jan Marshall fell in love with a scammer posing as a British engineer in Dubai, and lost her life savings.

Anger is never the solution video

Cookware keeps Grandma close

home & property

Character bungalow transformed gallery

Darren Jessop Herne Bay home renovation 4.3.16

3:30 PM  This stunning Herne Bay renovation ticks all the boxes for modern living.

Modular apartments stack up

You won't believe how fast this four-storey building went up in Australia.

The multi-million dollar home in the Waitakere ranges comes with a pool, jetty and tennis courts.

Own your own luxury resort gallery

3:32 PM  If you have a spare $10 million you could consider buying your own private resort just outside of Auckland.

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$1.4m hypercar hits Kiwi tarmac

It's a head-turner for sure, but 918 is primarily a functional high-speed, highly aerodynamic machine.

Forget supercars, this is a new breed of performance machine that can only be called a ''hypercar''.

Is this huge car price a record? video

Exchange rates and auction locations mean the title of the most expensive car ever sold at auction is up for debate.

Fast cars, five-star overseas holidays, furs, diamonds and glitzy parties are off the list as top status signifiers.

The new status symbols

Forget bling, fizz and fast cars, these are the new ways to show off your wealth.

weddings

Cowboy pops the question video

Steve McDonald popped the question to his girlfriend Kim Kenning in Masterton today.

4:46 PM  Steve McDonald rode his trusty steed through town to give his sweetheart a ring.

A Kiwi KFC wedding

It's a special relationship. Groom chooses KFC over naked pics for wedding photo.

Newly-wed Syrian couple Nada Merhi,18, and Hassan Youssef, 27, pose for a wedding picture in Homs.

Wedding in a warzone gallery

The photographer wanted to show that life and love is stronger than death in Syria.

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Cowboy pops the question

Steve McDonald rode his trusty steed through town to give his sweetheart a ring.

Parenting

Anxious about giving birth?

It's very common to feel a little stressed in the lead-up to your baby's birth.

It's very common to feel a little stressed in the lead-up to the big day - but here's how you can manage it.

'No to boys dressing as girls'

US teen has a bit of fun with an Elsa costume for his school's spirit day but his principal wasn't amused.

Why do the symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) seem to go away in some kids but not in others?

Parenting link with ADHD

Study asks why do symptoms of ADHD seem to go away in some kids but not in others?

Who is the winner of the Silver Fern Farms Premier Selection Awards?

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Life hasn't been easy for these cats, but that hasn't stopped them from battling on.

When pets are 'naughty'

Oscar is a freedom fighter. He liberated the spaghetti from its bonds. Now Oscar's work is done, and yours begins.

Stuffed toys, paper towel, spaghetti - they're all fair game for curious cats and dogs.

Why dogs make us smile gallery

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Whether it's their knack with selfies or a love of cushions, they're guaranteed to do something cute every day.

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