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A special Board of Inquiry has approved a plan building a highway connecting Auckland to Northland, with some conditions. The Puhoi to Warkworth extension will cost over $750 million.
The Public Service Association is calling for a wider review into Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee's breach of security at Christchurch Airport where he bypassed a security check.
The Government may give residents in flood-affected areas of Christchurch financial help, after earlier saying it was an issue for the Christchurch City Council to resolve.
The pressure was on Glasgow to deliver an opening Games ceremony to surprise and delight. Organisers well and truly delivered, with a wall-to-wall tartan spectacular.
New Zealand has picked up its first medals at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow with the men's sprint cycling team taking gold, and bronzes for the pursuit team and in judo.
New Zealander Greg Foran who began his career stacking shelves at Woolworths has been appointed the head of Walmart's US operations. The 53-year-old joined the giant retail firm in 2011.
The wreck of a plane which disappeared with 116 people on board on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has been found in Mali, officials say. Many on board were French.
The Grey District Council has found and fixed the cause of a chlorine gas leak at its main water pumping station but residents are still being told to boil drinking water.
French Polynesia's opposition leader, Oscar Temaru, says he will remind the French High Commissioner to terminate the tenure of President Gaston Flosse.
The scribblings in the margins of a child's book led to an intriguing quest for author Nathan Penlington.
Musicologist Samantha Owens introduces us to some of the working German musicians who visited to our shores from the 1850s up until the outbreak of World War I.
Valerie Adams, the Silver Ferns and the rugby sevens promise success for New Zealand at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Photosport.
Young New Zealanders from across the country take us on their typical route home – and share the risks they assess along the way.
Scientists explore the connections between memory and brain plasticity, Alzheimer’s disease and the hippocampus.
Cliff Curtis tells the story behind the inspirational local film about chess, community and mental health.
American filmmaker Alex Gibney discusses his new documentary about disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
The real-life murder mystery surrounding a group who tried to make an uninhabited Galapagos island their own utopia in the 1930s.
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