|Street closed in Taupo after gas leak|
A street in Taupo is cordoned off following a suspected gas leak.
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© 2018 NZ Herald Wed 4:44am Oil price surge will ground struggling airlines, warns Ryanair boss
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© 2018 NZ Herald Tue 4:44pm Liam Dann: Petrol prices only going one way - for now
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© 2018 NZ Herald Tue 12:24am Air NZ to feel brunt of rising fuel prices on international routes, analysts say
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Gas leak closes Taupo street
A gas leak has closed a Taupo street and people are being advised to avoid the area.Richmond Ave, near Ingle Ave, is closed as the fire service and contractors deal with the leak.Police are helping at cordons. More to come.
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© 2018 NZ Herald Wed 1:24am Air New Zealand to feel brunt of rising fuel prices on international routes, analysts say
Air New Zealand's international routes will bear the brunt of oil prices near a 3 and a half year high as stiffer competition and the cost of flying vast distances set a higher bar for the national carrier than the domestic market,...
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