“We want our money back”

A young couple are distraught that they cannot get back $37,777.50 they paid to the wrong bank account. Shirley Li thought she had transferred the...

Laumape the toughest

Surely the toughest back in world rugby to tackle is juggernaut Ngani Laumape who scored four stunning tries in the Hurricanes 42-24 triumph against...

Sonny Bill lifts his game

Having been promoted to captain, Sonny Bill Williams lifted his game to help inspire the Blues’ first Super Rugby victory of the season with...

Remembering the fallen

Local historian Alan La Roche continues his series marking the Howick district's 170th anniversary. He focuses on some of those who served in World...

Brown: Petrol tax continues to drive up the cost of living

As I meet with people across the Pakuranga Electorate, I am constantly told about the impact the Government is having on the back pockets...

Blomfield Cartoon

  The inspiration behind the cartoon: http://www.times.co.nz/news/local-schools-risk-overcrowding/

COMMENT: England flex muscles as World Cup looms

It’s a funny old world when Six Nations champions Wales have broken New Zealand’s 509-week status as the world’s top rugby nation and England,...

Powerhooping: So much more than a hula hoop

I'll be honest with you. I've never been an overly athletic person. Or even moderately athletic. When they were handing out co-ordination skills up there,...

Languages for the future

As the new school term starts, thousands of students up and down the country will have packed their bags and headed off to start...

Jami-Lee Ross: Budgets are about priorities

Every year the Government announces how it plans on spending the money given to it by taxpayers. Collectively, we spend billions on our healthcare, education,...


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