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Tue 10 Dec 2019

‘Class act’: Jacinda’s response praised

‘Class act’: Jacinda’s response praised

People are praising New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern for her classy response to the White Island volcano disaster.

Newlywed’s harrowing volcano voicemail

Newlywed’s harrowing volcano voicemail

Matthew and Lauren were celebrating the happiest time of their lives. Then relatives received a harrowing voicemail, as the pair desperately tried to escape.

Earthquake rattles New Zealand's coast

Earthquake rattles New Zealand's coast

New Zealand has been shaken by a magnitude 5.3 earthquake, as it reels from the deadly eruption of a volcano on White Island.

Volcano terror: ‘People ran into the sea’

Volcano terror: ‘People ran into the sea’

A man who gave first aid to those critically injured in the White Island eruption has spoken of the scene he saw as one of the first to arrive.

Horror as recipe confuses minced meat for Christmas 'mincemeat'

Horror as recipe confuses minced meat for Christmas...

A Christmas tart recipe has gone viral after the baker made the mistake of confusing the seasonal tart stuffing "mincemeat" for minced meat.

Red Cross lists ‘missing’ Australians

Red Cross lists ‘missing’ Australians

A website operated by New Zealand Red Cross has listed the names of Australians reported missing by family and friends following the White Island volcano eruption.

Mon 9 Dec 2019

New Prince Andrew claims rock Palace

New Prince Andrew claims rock Palace

A new witness says she saw Prince Andrew dancing with Jeffrey Epstein’s sex slave as a second victim alleges the Duke had sex with her.

One dead in volcanic eruption off NZ coast

One dead in volcanic eruption off NZ coast

At least one person has died and a massive emergency operation is underway after a volcano erupted on New Zealand’s White Island.

Princess Beatrice cancels engagement party

Princess Beatrice cancels engagement party

The daughter of Prince Andrew has called off her swanky engagement party, due to be held this month, as he faces growing backlash.

Queen gives Andrew Christmas reprieve

Queen gives Andrew Christmas reprieve

The Queen will show her support for under-fire son, Prince Andrew, by allowing him to join her at church on Christmas Day.

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