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12 September 2017 10:49 PM Rollie Heke denies attempted murder of police officers

A man facing three charges of attempted murder after allegedly shooting at police officers in Morrinsville has pleaded not guilty to all charges. Rollie James Heke, 37, appeared via audio visual link in the High Court at Rotorua this morning. Heke was arrested on August 25 at a home in the Kaingaroa Forest township, near Rotorua, ending a 12-day police 23

2 September 2017 8:00 AM Four fresh new looks for Bill English

TVNZ’s Mike Hosking was pilloried this week for asking Labour leader Jacinda Ardern what outfit she planned to wear at the big leaders’ debate. Today we set out to even the gender scales by shining a light on Prime Minister Bill English’s fashion sense, and how he could improve it. To that end, here are four outfits Bill could discuss when he is asked 11

13 August 2017 10:46 AM Japanese firm launches 'crotch charms' for women to be worn with bikinis

Fashion accessories coming with new trends are common but there are some weird fads which can leave people puzzled. Bikinis and swimsuits are available in several variations as top designers and brands are known for their beachwear collections. Now a Japanese firm has come up with a bizarre addition to bikinis, as it has launched something described 13

31 July 2017 2:52 AM Pressure on Govt to tighten firearms rules

The Police Association is calling for the Government to crack down on online firearms sales following the two fatal shootings in Northland last week by a man without a gun licence. Police Association president Chris Cahill urged politicians to re-look at the recommendations from the Law and Order Select Committee Inquiry into the illegal possession of firearms 7

9 June 2017 4:48 AM Customs arrests Canadian for $4.8m meth candles

Customs investigators have arrested a 36-year-old Canadian man this afternoon for 4.8 kilograms of methamphetamine found hidden inside a consignment of candles. On Tuesday (6 June 2017), Customs officers at the International Mail Centre intercepted a package of “home accessories” sent from Canada. Examination located approximately 4.8 kilograms of meth, worth 8

30 May 2017 9:28 PM Andy Rubin announces his new Essential smartphone to compete with the iPhone

The man who created the Android operating system was back in the spotlight Tuesday with a new phone that is designed to compete with the Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy. After months of sneak peeks on Twitter, Andy Rubin and his new company, Essential, announced the Essential phone, which has been highly anticipated by his fans and smartphone aficionados 18

30 May 2017 9:28 PM Creator of Android unveils his vision of the ultimate smartphone

What do you really need out of a smartphone? Developer Andy Rubin — creator of the Android mobile operating system now owned by Google — has tried to answer that question with a new phone aimed at delivering the basics of a high-end smartphone in a simple package. The phone, called the Essential, made its debut Tuesday and was created by Rubin's company 12

24 May 2017 11:18 PM David Leavitt’s Tweets About Manchester Leave a Bad Taste

Before the end of the night, he deleted the initial tweet. But this brought on a new wave of derision, with many people sharing screenshots of his remarks. (The internet never forgets.) Mr. Leavitt seemed unfazed. “I made a mistake. #AndThenIStartedToLaugh,” he posted. Mr. Leavitt by then had joined a special class of people who have become public enemies 13

17 April 2017 12:05 AM Man in court over Pakuranga shooting

A 22-year-old man is set to appear in Manukau District Court over the shooting death of Auckland woman Chozyn Koroheke. A 22-year-old is set to face court over the shooting death of Auckland woman Chozyn Koroheke. Koroheke, 22, died after being shot at a Pakuranga home on April 4, police said at the time. A man has been charged with her murder and is scheduled 1

3 April 2017 10:39 PM Murder charge after shot Whangarei man left to die

Three people have been arrested over the murder of a man left to die outside a Whangarei St John station. John Henry Harris, 37, also known as John Boy, died in October last year after suffering a gunshot wound to the chest. At the time of his death, police said the death was gang-related an "may have ignited as a result of simmering disputes involving 6