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Election donations: Māori Party referred to police over $320,000 in undeclared donations

The Māori Party has been referred to police for failing to disclose about $320,000 worth of donations within the required time frame. The Electoral Commission has announced it had referred the Māori Party to police over the failure to disclose large donations from three people or entities – including donations totaling $158,223.72 from former party […]

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Egypt train driver 'not at controls' during deadly crash: Prosecution

CAIRO (AFP) – The driver of a speeding Egyptian train and his assistant had both left the driver’s cabin when it crashed into another train last month, the prosecution service alleged on Sunday (April 11). The prosecutor also alleged that the assistant of the other train, which was stationary, and a track signalman were under […]

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Iran fury: Israel general appears to confirm nuclear attack responsibility – ‘Not hidden’

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. The Natanz reactor, Iran’s main uranium enrichment facility, […]

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Iran calls blackout at underground atomic facility 'nuclear terrorism.' Israeli outlets blame an Israeli cyberattack.

Iran blames a Sunday blackout at a nuclear facility on “nuclear terrorism.” The country hasn’t assigned blame, but Israeli media has reported an Israeli cyberattack is responsible. The attack comes as US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is in Israel to meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Ali Akbar Salehi, […]

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Power outages hit Saint Vincent island amid volcano tremors

FILE PHOTO: Ash covers palm trees and a church a day after the La Soufriere volcano erupted after decades of inactivity, about 5 miles (8 km) away in Georgetown, St Vincent and the Grenadines April 10, 2021 in a still image from video. REUTERS/Robertson S. Henry/File PhotoKINGSTOWN, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (Reuters) – The […]

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Macron shame: Hundreds queue for food parcels as France faces £12bn economic black hole

France lockdown: Paris students queue for food parcels When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. […]

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Police stumped by mystery death of toddler in Oranga Tamariki custody

Ten months ago Deajay Parkinson-Batt died in Palmerston North Hospital when life support was switched off after he was rushed to ICU in critical condition. But after an exhaustive investigation involving a team of highly trained detectives and pathology experts, police say they are stumped by the 2-year-old’s mysterious death and have no idea how […]

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BBC Weather: Arctic snow storm to grip Europe with temperatures to plunge over next week

BBC Weather: Europe forecast chilly temperatures When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. Temperatures will […]

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Iran nuclear site hit by blackout from ‘breach’ after uranium enrichment starts

Iran has claimed one of its nuclear sites has been "breached" after a blackout earlier today (April 11). The Energy Committee of the Iranian Shura Council has said it believes the defect at the Natanz nuclear site was caused by a "breach" but hasn't commented further. Officials say there are no injuries at the site, […]

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BBC Weather: ‘Deep cold air’ grips UK as nation ‘shot back to winter’ – more snow on way

BBC Weather: Snow to hit parts of UK as temperatures drop When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe […]