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Ryan Injures Knee In League Match

Ryan Injures Knee In League Match

Wellington, Feb 22 NZPA - All Whites skipper Ryan Nelsen has gone down with what looks like a serious knee injury less than four months before the World Cup finals in South Africa.

New Dedicated Elective Theatres For Auckland Confirmed

New Dedicated Elective Theatres For Auckland Confirmed

Four new operating theatres dedicated to elective operations in Auckland, have been given the go-ahead by the Government.

Health Minister Tony Ryall has confirmed the plans for the Auckland DHB's Greenlane campus.

Williams Hobbles Off With Serious Injury

Williams Hobbles Off With Serious Injury

Wellington, Jan 29 NZPA - All Blacks lock Ali Williams' rugby season may have lasted just four minutes after hobbling out of tonight's Super 14 pre-season match between the Blues and Chiefs at Albany.

Williams Hobbles Off With Serious Injury

Wellington, Jan 29 NZPA - All Blacks lock Ali Williams' rugby season may have lasted just four minutes after hobbling out of tonight's Super 14 pre-season match between the Blues and Chiefs at Albany.

Dogs Destroyed After Attack On Five-Year-Old Girl

Wellington, Jan 25 NZPA - Two dogs which attacked a five-year-old girl in eastern Bay of Plenty yesterday have been destroyed.

The girl suffered "potentially life threatening injuries" in the attack and was today recovering after undergoing 10 hours of surgery.

Brockie Says Broken Leg Won't Rule Him Out Of Cup

Brockie Says Broken Leg Won't Rule Him Out Of Cup

Wellington, Jan 24 NZPA - North Queensland midfielder Jeremy Brockie says the broken leg suffered last night won't dent his New Zealand World Cup soccer ambitions.

Haiti Earthquake: Situation Is Now Catastrophic

Haiti Earthquake: Situation Is Now Catastrophic

The people of Port-au-Prince are now struggling even to survive. Nerves are fraying as hungry and thirsty survivors face up to the reality of how much they've lost. The ICRC has stepped up its efforts and is now reaching thousands with food, water and medicine.

NZ Lung Cancer Drug Promising

Wellington, Jan 14 NZPA - A New Zealand lung cancer drug that disrupts blood vessels within the tumour and inhibits blood flows to it looks promising, say researchers expected to reported their findings at a cancer meeting in California tomorrow.

Injury Forces Nalbandian Out Of Heineken Open

Injury Forces Nalbandian Out Of Heineken Open

Auckland, Jan 11 NZPA - Auckland's Heineken Open tennis has lost its biggest drawcard with the withdrawal of Argentinian ace David Nalbandian.

$3.8 Million Funding Awarded To Promising Nz Scientists

$3.8 Million Funding Awarded To Promising Nz Scientists

Wellington, Jan 11 NZPA - Studies into the production of morphine and codeine from yeast, how the East African jumping spider selects its prey and a non-invasive way to check joint replacements are some of the projects which will receive a share of $3.88 million from the Foundation for Research,