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Clerical abuse: Film gets go-ahead after legal challenge
François Ozon's film documents claims of a cover-up of priest Bernard Preynat's alleged child abuse. 
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'Annihilation': Council halts drainage work after pile of dead eels found
The Hawke's Bay Regional Council has been forced to halt drainage work near Puketapu after the death of dozens of native eels. A video circulating on social media showing a pile of dead eels on a grassy bank sparked outrage online... 
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'She's dead ... She's gone': Witness tells of emotional Reporoa crash site scene
A witness has described the heartbreaking scenes in Reporoa of seeing a distraught man rush to a woman's car that had crashed in a ditch.The witness, who did not want to be named but was one of the first on the scene south of Rotorua,... 
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Sean Fitzpatrick: England and Ireland have got All Blacks number for World Cup
NZ great tips "hugely competitive" World Cup and explains why northern heavyweights are biggest threat to AB hat-trick. 
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'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for Facebook
British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that calls for tougher rules to keep Facebook and other tech firms from acting like "digital gangsters" and intentionally violating data privacy and competition laws.The report on... 
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Netflix axes Marvel shows Jessica Jones and The Punisher
The news follows the cancellations of Daredevil, Iron Fist and Luke Cage. 
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Pulwama attack: Nine killed in Kashmir gun battle
Nine people, including four Indian soldiers and a policeman, have been killed in Indian-administered Kashmir during a gun battle, police say. 
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New York City aims to stop hairstyle discrimination
The Big Apple doesn't want people to have their hairstyles held against them, and it has unveiled novel anti-discrimination guidelines. 
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Tropical Cyclone Oma's path still unclear as forecasters wait for latest models
It is still unclear if Tropical Cyclone Oma will crash into New Zealand as weather forecasters wait to crunch numbers on the latest predictions. The question remains will it hit New Zealand or will it swoop past and play havoc on... 
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Kate Hawkesby: Bad poll for Simon Bridges, National must be thinking about pulling the pin
COMMENT: Another poll, another bad day for Simon Bridges.I said exactly these words about a week ago, but got poo pooed for speaking too soon, for citing just one poll, for jumping the gun.Well now we have poll number two, and... 
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Auckland car boot kidnapper avoids jail due to 'positive steps' in youth residence
Teen who snatched women from Auckland street will make better progress out of prison, judge rules. 
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League - NRL in ‘muddy waters’ if Jack de Belin stood down, says James Maloney
NSW Origin team-mate James Maloney backs troubled Dragons star to continue playing while presumed innocent. 
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Jerome Kaino among stars vouching for Julian Savea after Toulon owner's attack
Toulon players past and present join Jerome Kaino in supporting ex-All Black after club owner's scathing attack. 
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Rugby: Blues winger Melani Nanai signs with Worcester Warriors
Blues and Auckland winger Melani Nanai has signed a deal with English rugby side Worcester Warriors, the club has announced.Nanai started in the 14 jersey in his side's opening game of the Super Rugby season on Saturday, a 24-22... 
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Rugby: Julian Savea just one of many 'under-performing' Kiwi players in Europe
Former All Black Julian Savea is just one of many Kiwi rugby stars under-delivering while playing in Europe, according to Talksport UK correspondent Russell Hargreaves.Savea was told he was "not welcome" at French club Toulon... 
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Mangere Bridge locals demand action on late night antics
Auckland Council and police have come under intense pressure to finally do something about drunken parties and street racing at a notorious Mangere Bridge hang-out. 
© 2019 RadioNZ 7:05am 

Early childhood centre numbers in Tauranga soar, as teacher shortage bites
A perfect storm is brewing in Tauranga's early childhood sector as new childcare centre growth surges and a teacher shortage bites.More than 20 early childhood centres have opened in the Tauranga in the last three years, according... 
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