Publication: Dominion Post

First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

KiwiYo boss: 'I'm not racist'

“My family and I come from South Africa and if we were to greet a fellow South African we may well choose to do so in Afrikaans – and that is equally as appropriate in our view."The most important thing is to make a customer feel welcome and feel important. ... [Published Dominion Post - 4 hours ago]
Entities: Racism, South Africa
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

PPTA reaches interim agreement

But he said the government was "generally reluctant" to legislate to force schools to take part."It's not an option that the government would prefer to deploy."Labour leader David Cunliffe said Key was acting in a heavy-handed manner towards the teachers ... [Published Dominion Post - 5 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Taxi driver found guilty of rape

"It would not be enough if applied analysis that he's probably guilty or very likely guilty or deeply suspicious about what happened ... none of these prove reasonable doubt."Reasonable doubt was a "reasonable uncertainty that might be left in your mind ... [Published Dominion Post - 9 hours ago]
Entities: Rape, Burglary, Sex
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Drug sentence increased

A man convicted of supplying nearly $8 million worth of the illicit drug pseudoephedrine has had his sentence substantially increased by the Court of Appeal.Jiquing Wang was initially sentenced to four years and six months jail after conviction in the ... [Published Dominion Post - 7 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Son to attend Black Power dad's funeral

There were legitimate concerns about gang presence at the funeral, but it was a special occasion where animosities would take a back seat.For this event, a senior member of the family would be prepared to escort him while on bail.Justice Whata said he ... [Published Dominion Post - 10 hours ago]
Entities: Black Power, Violence, Risk
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Man escapes through toilet window

A Porirua man has given the concept of a loo break a new meaning.The man used a pause in questioning as a window of opportunity to escape the Porirua Police Station via a first floor toilet window.He escaped around midday today after being escorted to ... [Published Dominion Post - 10 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Waverider's top 10 Friday picks

- Liam Martin, better known as Waverider, is a Fairfax Media intern. - Stuff ... [Published Dominion Post - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Fairfax Media Ltd
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Fate of journalist Steven Sotloff now on world stage

"He struck me as thoughtful and mature, no war junkie," said Anne Marlowe, a visiting fellow at the Hudson Institute who met Sotloff when she was working as a reporter in Benghazi, Libya. He was "committed to the Arab Spring and very respectful of Islamic ... [Published Dominion Post - 13 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Pike River mine re-entry risk 'minimal'

Solid Energy bought the assets of Pike River Coal in 2012 but had no connection with the mine when 29 miners were killed in an explosion on November 19, 2010. Two men survived the blast.- The Press ... [Published Dominion Post - 13 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Digger, tools, gun seized in raid

A stolen digger worth about $30,000 was part of a haul of property recovered by police during a raid at an Auckland property.Other stolen items that were found when officers from the Waitemata tactical and organised crime teams carried out a search warrant ... [Published Dominion Post - 13 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Pohlen Hospital takes palliative care under its wing

"We have to pat ourselves on the back because this facility has been entirely provided by you and I, by putting our hands in our pockets and supporting this."Mrs Tisch said the new wing would be located at the northern end of the property."You will see ... [Published Dominion Post - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Editorial: Safe cycleways an achievable goal

OPINION: National is promising an additional $25 million a year for urban cycleways, a doubling of current spending.This is a welcome announcement, which acknowledges that cyclist numbers have surged on our city streets - and the traffic system is st ... [Published Dominion Post - Aug 20 2014]

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"The most important thing is to make a customer feel welcome and feel important. It doesn’t matter what language that it is done in.”"
"It's not an option that the government would prefer to deploy."
Reasonable doubt was a "reasonable uncertainty that might be left in your mind afterwards" , he said
"I accept there is a risk Mr Beazley may take the opportunity to abscond but I think this is mitigated by the circumstances - his purpose it to attend a funeral" said the judge

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KiwiYo boss: 'I'm not racist' [Published Dominion Post - 4 hours ago]
PPTA reaches interim agreement [Published Dominion Post - 5 hours ago]
Drug sentence increased [Published Dominion Post - 7 hours ago]
Taxi driver found guilty of rape [Published Dominion Post - 9 hours ago]
Son to attend Black Power dad's funeral [Published Dominion Post - 10 hours ago]
Man escapes through toilet window [Published Dominion Post - 10 hours ago]
Waverider's top 10 Friday picks [Published Dominion Post - 11 hours ago]
Fate of journalist Steven Sotloff now on world ... [Published Dominion Post - 13 hours ago]
Pike River mine re-entry risk 'minimal' [Published Dominion Post - 13 hours ago]
Digger, tools, gun seized in raid [Published Dominion Post - 13 hours ago]
Pohlen Hospital takes palliative care under its... [Published Dominion Post - 14 hours ago]
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