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23 September 2017 4:47 AM Bali volcano: Thousands evacuated, travel advisory issued as Mt Agung threatens to erupt

Australia has issued a new travel advisory for Bali as experts warn the island's enormous volcano, Mt Agung, could erupt soon. Hundreds of tremors each day are shaking the volcano, and the region's leading vulcanologist has said the probability of an eruption is increasing by the day. Indonesian authorities raised the alert level for the volcano to the highest 1

22 September 2017 9:29 AM Manawatu Turbos surge late to win 39-25 over Northland in Palmerston North

Northland started Friday’s game the brighter of the two Championship sides, almost scoring through winger Jordan Hyland, before the TMO ruled Josh Goodhue had knocked the ball on. The home side then had a try of their own disallowed, the TMO once again in the thick of things; ruling out Michael Alaatoa’s try after Tom Parsons had lost the ball forward

22 September 2017 7:14 AM Antony Green's Election Blog

When Prime Minister Bill English announced in February New Zealand would go to the polls on September 23, it was with the expectation his Government should be re-elected. Mr English became Prime Minister in December last year following the retirement of his popular predecessor, John Key, a three-time election winner and prime minister since 2008. Despite 2

21 September 2017 10:44 AM Candidate on own over takataapui comment

Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox is defending the right of one of her party's candidates to attack homosexual law reform - even though she has been part of that reform. Manukau East canddiate Tuilagi Saipele Esera says Pacific Island voters should not vote for the Labour Party because its decriminalisation or legalisation of same sex marriages, prostitution 2

20 September 2017 9:51 AM Rescuers in desperate search for girl as Mexico quake toll hits 225

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Rescuers frantically worked to dig a young girl out from under the rubble of a partially collapsed school on Wednesday, a small glimmer of hope amid devastation from a major earthquake that killed at least 225 people across central Mexico. Television network Televisa broadcast the dramatic rescue attempt live after crews at the school 3

20 September 2017 9:51 AM Strong quake near Mexico City kills at least 226, rescuers dig through collapsed buildings

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Rescue crews and ordinary citizens searched through rubble for survivors as night fell on Tuesday on battered cities in central Mexico, including the capital, where the death toll from a major earthquake grew to at least 226. The magnitude 7.1 quake toppled dozens of buildings, broke gas mains and sparked fires less than two weeks 2

16 September 2017 10:47 AM All Blacks humiliate South Africa 57-0

The Springboks succumbed to their worst defeat in their history, with the eight-try, 57-point losing margin surpassing the 57-15 loss in Durban last year.(SABC) The Springboks were blown away by the All Blacks in a forgettable first half as they went down to a record 57-0 defeat in the Rugby Championship at the North Harbour Stadium in Albany. The Boks, unbeaten 1

16 September 2017 10:47 AM Coetzee: I won't say it was a horror movie, but ..

Auckland - The All Blacks produced their best display of the year to trounce South Africa by a record 57-0 and take a firm grip on the Rugby Championship in Albany on Saturday. The eight-try victory surpassed the All Blacks previous best 57-15 win in Durban last year and it was South Africa's heaviest defeat, eclipsing their 53-3 loss to England at Twickenham 1

16 September 2017 10:13 AM All Blacks pulverise Springboks

The All Blacks have smashed South Africa 57-0 in Albany, scoring an unanswered eight tries and running amok. The All Blacks have pummelled South Africa 57-0 in Saturday's Rugby Championship Test. The world champions cleaned the floor with the Springboks in Albany, running in eight unanswered tries and playing with the attacking brilliance they were known 1

16 September 2017 4:42 AM Ertz scores twice, US tops New Zealand

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — Julie Ertz scored twice in an eight-minute span in the first half, Alex Morgan added a goal in the 79th minute and the United States women beat New Zealand 3-1 on Friday night at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. Morgan tied Cindy Parlow for seventh on the U.S. national team goals list with 75. In the 16th minute, Denver-area native 4