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3 News Commemorates Wwi with Great War Stories

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:06:06 +1200 | 3 News

A unique collaboration between Government, a television production company and TV3 will see a different type of story go to air on 3 News next week. Great War Stories, a series of mini-documentaries that focus on WWI, will begin screening on Monday ...More >>

New app touted as the ‘video- Instagram’ to be piloted in NZ

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:21:41 +1200 | Veeemotion

The social media video app Veeemotion was launched in New Zealand over the weekend. Users of the UK developers app compare the technology to the likes of Facebook or Instagram, with a powerful social networking and video capturing/editing function.More >>

iHeartRadio Launch Exclusive Music Station for Children

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:55:44 +1200 | The Radio Network

The Radio Network (TRN) has launched a brand new iHeartRadio station called Kiwi Kids. The station features songs from the finalists of the last two years' Children’s Music Awards, alongside songs and rhymes written for Kiwi kids performed by Kiwi ...More >>

Campbell Live Viewers Raise $127,000 for Unicef Gaza Appeal

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:37:16 +1200 | Mediaworks

Campbell Live viewers, in conjunction with UNICEF, have raised more than $127,000 to assist children affected by the conflict in Gaza. The total was announced tonight on the show with a message of thanks to New Zealanders from UNICEF for their support.More >>

Syllogism of Death - Dan Lieberman on Gaza

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:55:33 +1200 | Dan Lieberman

The media emphasizes the emotional aspect of tragedy, and the public responds with tears and regrets, rarely giving attention to the illogic that caused the tragedy. When illogic is a governing factor in the violence against people, it elevates the ...More >>

BURMA/MYANMAR: Situation of Human Rights

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:58:34 +1200 | Asian Human Rights Commission

BURMA / MYANMAR: Statement of the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar Yangon International Airport, Myanmar, 26 July 2014 More >>

Drinkable Sunscreen Hard to Swallow

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:55:57 +1200 | Society for Science Based Healthcare

A complaint to the Advertising Standards Authority against Osmosis Skincare has been upheld , regarding advertisements on their website for their "UV Protection" product, made of " Harmonized Water ".More >>

Human Rights in Myanmar Yangon International Airport

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:01:42 +1200 | Asian Human Rights Commission

Statement of the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar Yangon International Airport, Myanmar, 26 July 2014 More >>

Al Jazeera releases footage: Palestinians fleeing Shujayea

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:11:27 +1200 | Al Jazeera

27 July, 2014 Documentary shows back story to what triggered Al Jazeera Correspondent Wael Al-Dahdouh to break down in tears during live report. More >>

Myanmar: UN rights expert warns against backtracking

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:30:08 +1200 | UN News

On the heels of a ten-day visit to Myanmar, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the country has urged authorities to avoid any backtracking that could threaten the achievements of the past few years.More >>

The ITM Fishing Show goes to full hours

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:38:04 +1200 | ITM Fishing Show

The ITM Fishing Show goes to full hours. 28/07/14 2:09 PM Press Release Issued 28th July 2014 More >>

Nikki Phillips joins Jockey for their Sexiest Campaign Ever

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:07:50 +1200 | Jockey

New Zealand born, Sydney-based model and fashion blogger Nikki Phillips strips down to become the new face and body of Jockey Underwear. More >>

Top 5 Scoop Press Releases Week To 26 July | Scoop Insights

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:35:22 +1200 | Scoop Insights

1. Stan Walker Sings Te Reo for Maori Language Week 2. Kiwi icons team-up to create limited edition special treat 3. Slips/Flooding/Road closure, SH 1 Brynderwyn Hill, Northland 4. Vodafone launches Fantastic Fridays 5. Fatal Motorcycle Crash - Waimauku ...More >>

A stellar local chefs for My Kitchen Rules NZ panel

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:10:13 +1200 | Television New Zealand

MKR NZ Tasting Panel Judges announced FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A stellar line-up of local chefs has been confirmed for the My Kitchen Rules NZ Tasting Panel. More >>

Changes to the Sound Breakfast Show

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:54:42 +1200 | Mediaworks

Radio hosts Mark Kennedy and Mark Staufer are leaving The Sound. The Kennedy & Staufer Breakfast Show finished on Friday. More >>

Cliff Curtis’ Startling Confession in Mana Magazine

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:51:05 +1200 | Mana Magazine

The new-look Mana magazine includes a story on Hollywood star and Rotorua local, Cliff Curtis. The famously versatile actor talks about his transformation for new film The Dark Horse, and reveals secrets from his past—he never wanted the role ...More >>

The Nation 26,27 July: Flavell & Harawira, Joe Hockey

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:13:30 +1200 | The Nation

On The Nation this weekend…. With the Maori seats primed to play a pivotal role this election, Torben Akel reports from the key battlegrounds and meets the top contenders. Then the Maori Party co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell and Mana Party leader Hone Harawira ...More >>

SMC Heads-Up: freshwater science, battling defaunation

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:29:01 +1200 | Science Media Centre

Economist and philanthropist Dr Gareth Morgan drew together a panel of 16 scientists to run the ruler over the Government's plan to better management our rivers and streams. More >>

Joint agency operation receives second guilty plea

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:35:03 +1200 | Serious Fraud Office

James Stephen Burns (41) has pleaded guilty to Crimes Act charges following a major joint enforcement agency operation (Operation Edit) led by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO).More >>

SKY to showcase rising stars

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:19:24 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

NZ Rugby League and SKY Television have confirmed a blockbuster doubleheader that will highlight the game’s best domestic talent, as well as the next wave of future Kiwis.More >>


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