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  • Ship sinksSouth Korean and Japanese coast guards were searching for 17 crew members of a cargo ship that sank yesterday while transporting lumber in waters between South Korea and Japan. The coast guard of the southern South Korean island of Jeju said five crew members were rescued by nearby vessels after the 6551-tonne Jin Tian sank about 150km south of the island and inside Japan’s exclusive economic zone. South Korean and Japanese officials said 14 crew members on the Hong Kong-registered ship are Chinese and eight are from Myanmar. No-one was found in the three life rafts and two lifeboats searched by South Korean coast guard crews who later arrived on a speedboat. Strong wind warnings have been issued at the site of the sinking, about 160km southwest of Nagasaki.

  • Judge slams gang ‘code’: Mobster jailed over attack outside KFC

    A judge has criticised the “pathetic and juvenile” attitude that gang members can dictate to others what colours they can wear, and where.

  • Aus inflation up 7.8%Australia’s annual rate of inflation has risen to 7.8 per cent, marking the highest yearly increase since 1990. New data from the ABS showed that the Consumer Price Index, rose 1.9 per cent in the December quarter. It’s the fourth consecutive quarter to show a rise in the cost of living.

  • Thousands of kids to score NRL tickets

    Thousands of Rotorua tamariki will be given the opportunity to attend the upcoming NRL All Stars: Māori vs Indigenous games next month — an opportunity they may not have otherwise had.

  • Concern over changes to school service Vans for children in emergency housing ‘more than transport’ – principal

    Changes to a service transporting children living in emergency housing to and from school could have a negative impact on attendance and deepen social divides, principals fear.

  • Chris Hipkins needs to call a snap election

    I have decided to give the new Prime Minister a break. I will give Chris Hipkins the advice I gave Geoffrey Palmer when he became Prime Minister: “Ask for a mandate to go in a new direction. If you wait until Election Day Labour will be swept away”. Palmer waited and Labour was swept away.

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  • Concern over changes to school service Vans for children in emergency housing ‘more than transport’ – principal

    Changes to a service transporting children living in emergency housing to and from school could have a negative impact on attendance and deepen social divides, principals fear.

  • Harris earns his stripes as captain

    New Warriors coach Andrew Webster was convinced Tohu Harris would be his captain in 2023 before he even arrived at the club late last year, but at the insistence of the veteran forward waited until this month to officially make the decision.

  • Perham catches coach’s eye

    Bulldogs coach Cameron Ciraldo is set to drop selection bombshell, reportedly snubbing Jake Averillo at fullback for a new recruit.

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