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Best-selling American crime writer to speak at the library next month

New Zealand Book Council International bestselling crime writer Karin Slaughter and Crime Watch blogger Craig Sisterson will meet for the first time in Wellington, thanks to the New Zealand Book Council, Wellington City Library and Random House NZ.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Scoop

New international arts residency has contemporary focus

South Australian artist Christian Thompson is the first recipient of one of the most ambitious international artist-in-residence programmes to be staged in New Zealand.

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Stuff.co.nz

Presentation looks at Auckland's diversity

Auckland's diversity, which outranks many of the world's biggest cities, hasn't come without drawbacks and barriers but researchers say this is all part of the growing pains of a young booming global city.

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BellaOnline

Mary King's Close in Edinburgh

Mary King's Close in Edinburgh Mary King's Close is an alleyway that is located under buildings in old Edinburgh, Scotland.

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The New Zealand Herald

Winner hits the high notes

Auckland soprano Isabella Moore has followed in the footsteps of some famous Kiwis to win New Zealand's most prestigious singing contest - including her partner's.

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The Press On-Line

Flight bill soars for Canty quake bureaucrats

Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority staff have flown between Christchurch and Wellington more than 7200 times since 2011, spending more than $1.8 million on flights.

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Stuff.co.nz

The French connection

It could have all turned out so differently. Had Captain Jean-Francois Langlois and 63 pioneering French nationals arrived in the Land of the Long White Cloud a few weeks earlier, New Zealand would now be Nouvelle-Zelande.

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The London Free Press

Tasty secrets of New Zealand's Middle-earth

Elephant Hill is one of Hawkei 1 2s Bayi 1 2s newest wineries, where you can enjoy gourmet cuisine such as this scallop and cucumber dish paired with the 2010 Elephant Hill Chardonnay.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Teen tourist dies after Queenstown balcony fall

The young man, named by Australian media as James Teague, died in Dunedin Hospital about midnight, a hospital spokeswoman said.

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Sunday Herald

The First World War began 100 years ago tomorrow ... how Scotland will remember its fallen

EVERY single public ticket for Scotland's national commemoration service to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War has been snapped up within hours.

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The Otago Daily Times

Peace declared in Castle St

An initiative to establish a Zone of Peace in Castle St, North Dunedin, has given people food for thought.

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The Otago Daily Times

Baby odyssey: familiar face to call their own

A Dunedin couple battling fertility issues have considered adoption, foster care and embryo adoption, but rejected all these options because they really want a baby who looks like their own.

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Chronicle Live

Thousands descend on Sunderland for annual airshow

Read Lee Ryder' final whistle match report, with pictures, from Newcastle United's 1-0 win over Wellington Phoenix at the Westpac Stadium in New Zealand Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London Thousands of families bathed in glorious sunshine as ... (more)

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NEWS.com.au

Hockey hints at helping Kiwis in Australia

AUSTRALIAN Treasurer Joe Hockey is going to "have a look" at some of the welfare issues facings Kiwis living in Australia.

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Falkirk Herald

Games at fault for Polmont phone delays

Director Carole Brown was stunned to be told the delay in providing a phone line to her new premises was due to the Commonwealth Games.

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The Daily Record

A 1.5m Strathyre cycle track opens

An off-road cycling and walking path - measuring 3.5 kilometres and costing A 1.5m - was officially opened on Friday.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Sunday Herald

On the make a in a van called Rhubarb

Vana Coleman and Fi Scott toured Scotland in a VW Campervan visiting manufacturers including weavers Peter Greig & Co in Kirkcaldy.

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The New Zealand Herald

High-yield Parnell investment up for grabs

A six-level office and retail building with 22 tenants extending over two streets on a high-profile Parnell leasehold site is for sale for $4.6 million offering about twice the average yield for the area - and with opportunity to expand.

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Southland Times

Dean a brilliant preacher

Lynda Patterson clung to the hope that a start would be made on a new cathedral for Christchurch within her second 10 years in the city.

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Scoop

Standing ovation from Embassy audience for NZ premiere at film festival

Wellington.Scoop The 43rd Wellington Film Festival began tonight with the premiere of a strongly moving new New Zealand film - The Dark Horse - with a standing ovation from the full house for producer Tom Hern, director James Napier Robertson and star Cliff Curtis.

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