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The first bodies of the victims of the Malayasia Arlines flight been unloaded from two planes at an air force base in the Netherlands. A national day of mourning was observed.
A TransAsia Airways plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm on an island off Taiwan, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire.
An internal review of two Whanau Ora funds has found problems an auditor says could bring the whole programme into disrepute. It took Te Puni Kokiri two years to release the details.
Political opponents of the Mana Movement, and its allies, are calling on leader Hone Harawira to denounce the burning of an Israeli flag during a protest over Gaza at the weekend.
The Crown is seeking to overturn a decision to grant the son of the Maori King a discharge without conviction. Korotangi Paki had pleaded guilty to burglary and drink driving.
The Independent Police Conduct Authority will on Thursday tell the public what it thinks about how the police handled their investigation into the serial rapist Malcolm Rewa.
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights says Israel may have committed war crimes by killing civilians, and shelling houses and hospitals during its ongoing offensive in the Gaza Strip.
Fonterra has acknowledged that last year's botulism scare is among the reasons production has dropped at its packaging plant in Waikato. Up to 110 jobs could go. (AUDIO)
France's highest court has upheld a major corruption sentence given to the French Polynesian president Gaston Flosse last year.
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