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1. Tide has turned on National after Northland nightmare

28 March 2015 8:56pm | Green Party

Tide has turned on National after Northland nightmare The National Party's loss in the Northland by-election is proof that the tide has turned on an increasingly out of touch Government, says the Green Party. "The tide has turned on National," ..... More >>

2. New TPPA Investment Leak Confirms NZ Surrender to US

26 March 2015 12:24pm | Professor Jane Kelsey

The controversial investment chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) has just been posted by Wikileaks , along with an analysis by Washington-based Public Citizen. Dated 20 January 2015, at the start of the negotiating round in New York, ..... More >>

3. Fanzone to screen live coverage of Cricket World Cup Final

26 March 2015 10:58am | Christchurch City Council

As cricket fever grips the nation, the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 New Zealand Fanzone at Victoria Square will open one last time this Sunday, screening live coverage of the Black Caps in their first-ever ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Final. Christchurch ..... More >>

4. Letter from Elsewhere: Not A Pretty Picture

11 October 2004 1:08pm | Anne Else

Letter from Elsewhere with Anne Else Not A Pretty Picture: The Strange Case Of The Disappearing Celebrity Dads.. More >>

5. Northland by-election preliminary results

29 March 2015 11:32am | Electoral Commission

The Electoral Commission has released the preliminary results for the 28 March Parliamentary by-election in the electorate of Northland. .. More >>

6. Key rules out cannabis decriminalisation

26 March 2015 3:32pm | Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party

Prime Minister John Key has ruled out relaxing cannabis laws while campaigning for the Northland by-election. .. More >>

7. Friday, busy night for Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter

01 March 2015 11:11am | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to a farm south of Morrinsville at approximately 8pm on Friday evening. A 14 year old local boy had come off his motorbike in a hilly farm paddock. He was treated for neck and back injuries at the ..... More >>

8. Winston win spurs call for housing bill rematch

29 March 2015 11:42am | NZUSA

Students are calling for the Government to reintroduce or allow for Phil Twyford's Healthy Homes Guarantee Bill to be reintroduced to Parliament off the back of Winston Peters' historic victory in Northland... More >>

9. The Return of The Empire

28 March 2015 10:32am | Empire Cinema

A highly anticipated date has been set for the reopening of one of Wellington's most iconic cinemas. .. More >>

10. PM to attend the Cricket World Cup Final

27 March 2015 12:04pm | New Zealand Government

Prime Minister John Key will attend the final of the Cricket World Cup in Melbourne this weekend. .. More >>

11. It was everyone else versus us, says Mark Osborne

29 March 2015 12:44pm | TVNZ

National's Northland candidate Mark Osborne told TV One's Q+A programme this morning that ultimately, the responsibility for the party's reversal of fortune in Northland sat with him... More >>

12. The Final Countdown - Thanks & There's Still Time To Pledge

27 March 2015 5:32pm | Scoop Operation Chrysalis

Phew! We are now counting down the hours to the end of this crowd-funding campaign at 11pm on Sunday. Thankyou to all those Scoop readers and supporters who have pledged already. You have been awesome. But this is not over yet... More >>

13. Hat-trick for Alternative Cricket Commentary Collective

13 February 2015 5:02pm | iHeartRadio NZ

The caravan-loving cricket tragics that comprise the Alternative Commentary Collective are back in bad suits for their third series of international cricket, and will be on the boundary ropes for the Black Caps' home games at the 2015 edition of Cricket ..... More >>

14. John McBeth: Aussies anxious too

27 March 2015 11:43am | John McBeth

Mike Hesson is cool and calm. Brendon McCullum is the same. These two are exuding a calmness that eludes most of the Black Caps fans as we await the final of the Cricket World Cup... More >>

15. On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Steven Joyce

29 March 2015 3:02pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Winston Peters said, 'Send them a message.' What message have you heard? Oh, well, obviously, you know, we lost the election. And so there is a number of messages. I actually thought he campaigned pretty well. He got out in front at the start and ..... More >>

16. Six60 Announce NZ Tour

05 March 2015 10:19am | Trigger Marketing

Six60 are back! After over a year away from New Zealand stages, the band returns for what will be their biggest and most exciting tour to date! Five of New Zealand's premiere venues will play host to Six60 as they celebrate the release of their sophomore ..... More >>

17. Cricketers team up to support efforts to end AIDS epidemic

05 March 2015 4:46pm | UNAIDS

At the Cricket World Cup 2015, cricketing champions show their commitment to raise awareness around HIV and break down stigma and discrimination .. More >>

18. Labour Leader goes to the big game

27 March 2015 2:56pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour Leader goes to the big game Labour Leader Andrew Little will attend the World Cup Cricket final in Melbourne on Sunday... More >>

19. Winston Peters vows to garner more investment in regions

29 March 2015 12:38pm | TVNZ

The new MP elect for Northland, Winston Peters, says he will force the Government to look beyond Auckland to address the needs of people in the regions by "investing in what works"... More >>

20. Auckland to open ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Fanzone

11 February 2015 4:17pm | ATEED

Auckland's non-stop summer is set to continue at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Fanzone in the Britomart Precinct, where almost every tournament match will be screened live and free to the public... More >>

21. Food Bill changes better balance legislation

12 June 2013 10:14am | New Zealand Government

Food Safety Minister Nikki Kaye has today announced changes to the Food Bill that ensure communities will be able to continue fundraising that involves the sale of food... More >>

22. National selects Mark Osborne as Northland candidate

28 February 2015 1:39pm | New Zealand National Party

National selects Mark Osborne as Northland candidate The National Party has announced Mark Osborne as its candidate for the Northland by-election. Mr Osborne was selected at a large meeting of party members in Kerikeri today, pledging to work to maintain ..... More >>

23. Egg farm owners get violent during peaceful protest

29 March 2015 9:39pm | Stop Craddock Farms

This morning around 30 animal activists from 'STOP Craddock Farms' confronted egg farmers at Craddock Farms, a cage egg producer in Pukekohe... More >>

24. Injunction: Kennedy, Bell v Boyle, St Bede's College

23 March 2015 5:33pm | New Zealand High Court


25. 2degrees lights up Auckland Harbour Bridge in World First

13 March 2015 11:49am | 2Degrees

Fusing light, music, mobile and one of Auckland's most recognisable landmarks together - 2degrees launched another Kiwi world first in celebration of the city's 175th anniversary on Thursday evening. .. More >>

26. Gordon Campbell on a funeral in Asia and Northland

27 March 2015 10:58am | Gordon Campbell

Supposedly, New Zealand's destiny lies in Asia, and that was one of Foreign Minister Murray McCully's rationales for his bungled reforms at MFAT. OK. So, if that's the case why didn't Prime Minister John Key - who was already in South Korea - ..... More >>

27. Failed Feltex case costs litigation funders $3.1M in costs

27 March 2015 4:59pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - Former directors of Feltex Carpets and promoters of its 2004 initial public offering have been awarded a scaled-up $3.1 million in costs after being found not liable for alleged disclosure failings in its prospectus... More >>

28. Kidicorp's rejection of corporate profit-making good news

27 March 2015 12:43pm | NZEI Te Riu Roa

NZEI Te Riu Roa believes that Kidicorp's decision to convert their early childhood education business into a non-profit charity is a positive development... More >>

29. On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Auckland mayor Len Brown

29 March 2015 2:59pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Len Brown wants Ports of Auckland to delay the start of its wharf extensions so there's some "breathing space" after public protests against their construction. "I've indicated to our councillors and to the port that I want over the next few ..... More >>

30. NZ dollar gains vs. Australian dollar on iron ore weakness

27 March 2015 5:30pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar gained against its Australian counterpart on sliding prices for iron ore exported to China, that nation's biggest market, while traders await a speech by US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen on Friday in the ..... More >>

31. Introducing Christchurch's newest bastion of BBQ and booze

15 March 2015 9:55am | Bootleg BBQ Company

MEDIA RELEASE There's a new mob in town - introducing Christchurch's newest bastion of BBQ and booze An American revolution is coming to Christchurch in the form of Southern-style barbecued ribs, chicken wings and craft beer. The Bootleg ..... More >>

32. A simple question for Winston Peters: Where do you live?

27 February 2015 4:17pm | ACT New Zealand

"Winston Peters has set a new record, being economical with the truth only hours into his campaign," claims Northland ACT candidate Robin Grieve. .. More >>

33. Red Ribbon for Blue in World Cup Opener

25 October 2014 1:04pm | The Black Balloon

Bridget Hansen and her lovely home-bred grey showjumper Turn it Blue NZPH cruised to a stunning victory in the opening round of New Zealand's Ultramox FEI World Cup Series at Hawke's Bay on Show today... More >>

34. Samsung Galaxy S6: It all hinges on price

02 March 2015 8:39pm | Digitl

Recent Samsung Galaxy phone launches have been a mixed bag. There were smartphones that are too plastic and phones with cheesy-looking exteriors. .. More >>

35. Lisa Owen interviews incoming Northland MP Winston Peters

29 March 2015 1:31pm | The Nation

Tell me, is it any different waking up this morning with a new job as an electorate MP? .. More >>

36. Innovation needed to halt grim future for Hastings retailers

27 March 2015 4:33pm | Logan Store

Stores going out of business and others relocating to new premises outside of the central business district, along with a general lack of interest in main street retailing has seen Hastings city retail occupancy continue to drop over the past year... More >>

37. The Buddy Holly Story. Touring NZ in March & April 2015

17 October 2014 10:27am | Sandra Roberts

Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story is today announced to tour New Zealand in March and April 2015, taking in 21 venues around the country. .. More >>

38. On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Andrew Charlton

28 March 2015 1:08pm | The Nation

That's a really complicated question. We built the two-person rule to address situations other than this situation. We also built the incredibly secure cockpit rule to address a completely different situation as well. The incredibly secure cockpit that we've ..... More >>

39. How to form a company in NZ yourself for only $163.55

23 July 2012 10:36am | NZ Accounting

Starting out in business? Rather than spend money with your lawyer or accountant on forming a company, do it yourself online for only $163.55. .. More >>

40. Position on Auckland Ports planned reclamation works

27 March 2015 5:31pm | New Zealand Shippers Council

The Council has over the last few weeks observed with some dismay the public debate that has been taking place regarding the Port of Auckland's proposed extension to it's Bledisloe Wharf facility... More >>

41. Triathlon World Has Eyes for Auckland

26 March 2015 1:33pm | ITU Triathlon World Cup

The eyes of the triathlon world will be firmly focused on Auckland this weekend with the hosting of the second round of the World Triathlon Series with the Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Triathlon... More >>

42. Disney on Ice Presents Dare to Dream

17 March 2015 9:58am | Noise PR

The magical show that is Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream opens in New Zealand in July 2015 and will take audiences on a spectacular journey featuring all your favourite Disney characters. Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream will travel to ..... More >>

43. TPPA leak: Jacobi misleads about protections for NZ

27 March 2015 11:43am | Jane Kelsey

On Radio NZ's Morning Report Stephen Jacobi said New Zealand would have protections from obligations in the investment chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) that were not part of the text posted by Wikileaks yesterday... More >>

44. 'Ultimate' southern cheese roll announced

06 July 2010 2:46pm | Strategy First

The winner of the New Zealand International Science Festival 'ultimate' southern cheese roll competition was announced today, Tuesday 6 July at 12.30 midday at Wall Street, in Dunedin.  Joy Jones from South Dunedin was crowned the maker of the finest ..... More >>

45. Pioneering digital education lab for Wellington region

26 March 2015 5:03pm | Unitec

Award winning digital and creative education lab, The Mind Lab by Unitec, was officially opened in Wellington by Hon Steven Joyce this morning, Thursday 26 March and was announced as a finalist in the New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards last night as one of the ..... More >>

46. ACC report confirms volatility in accounts

27 March 2015 3:18pm | New Zealand Government

ACC's latest quarterly report highlights the impact of short-term volatilities on the ACC scheme's financial position, says ACC Minister Nikki Kaye. "The overall financial position of the scheme has improved over the past few years and it is now ..... More >>

47. Public submissions refused on Government Procurement deal

26 March 2015 9:12am | Council of Trade Unions

"Parliament has refused to hear public submissions on an international agreement the Government has signed that locks in future rules for government purchasing," says CTU Secretary, Sam Huggard. "This should have been the one and only opportunity ..... More >>

48. We Will Fight Harder in 2017 - Steven Joyce

29 March 2015 1:34pm | TVNZ

We Will Fight Harder in 2017 - Steven Joyce The National Party's campaign manager Steven Joyce told TV One's Q+A programme he has not experienced a loss in 10 years after a disastrous result last night in the Northland by-election. "You learn a ..... More >>

49. 1080 poison: science and facts

24 May 2011 4:25pm | Happypet NZ

Any true scientist would be intensely annoyed to see wishful thinking and casual observations (rather than properly replicated experiments with appropriate controls) masquerading as science, especially when lots of people actually believed in it. ..... More >>

50. Auckland Harbour Bridge flags fly at half mast

12 September 2006 10:20am | Transit New Zealand

As a mark of mourning and respect to the King of Tonga Taufa'ahau Tupou IV, the flags on Auckland Harbour Bridge will fly at half mast until 10am tomorrow, Wednesday 13 September, when the King's coffin leaves New Zealand... More >>

51. On The Nation: Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy

21 March 2015 5:42pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Criticises Prime Minister John Key for failing to meet with President of the Islamic Associations, Anwar Ghani, about Islamist extremism - it's not good enough" and "he owes the Muslim community an explanation"... More >>

52. Inquiry into allegations of GCSB interception in Pacific

26 March 2015 3:09pm | Inspector General of Intelligence and Security

Inquiry into allegations of GCSB interception of communications in the South Pacific - 25 March 2015, 3.00pm .. More >>

53. Kiwis chance to break silence on ISDS

28 March 2015 10:55am | It's Our Future

The Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade committee is now accepting public submissions on the NZ-Korea Free Trade Agreement, providing Kiwis with a rare chance to break the silence on the controversial investor-state dispute settlement provisions in ..... More >>

54. Health Pioneer shares 50 year legacy with new eczema book

04 February 2015 5:17pm | Oceania Media

More than 40,000 patients have travelled from New Zealand and across the globe to receive an eczema treatment package from Pacific health pioneer Dr Joe Williams. In his first book Eczema - The Neglected Disease of Children , Dr Williams, who turned ..... More >>

55. Sensing Murder Strikes Out Again

25 June 2012 1:03pm | Skeptics

The discovery of the body of missing prostitute Jayne Furlong on the beach at Port Waikato directly contradicts the claims by the Sensing Murder exploitainment show that self-proclaimed psychics Deb Webber and Kelvin Cruickhank were able to "tune ..... More >>

56. Auckland City event cancellations this weekend

27 February 2004 6:38pm | Auckland City Council

Due to extremely poor weather conditions forecast for this weekend Auckland City has cancelled the Auckland International Cultural Festival, Kantuta Salsa Festival and both Music in Parks events at the Domain Band Rotunda. There are no rain dates ..... More >>

57. Canterbury of NZ Shows ANZAC Pride with Commemorative Jersey

25 March 2015 10:58am | Canterbury Of NZ

Canterbury of New Zealand and the Vodafone Warriors are proud to announce the release of a commemorative jersey to be worn at the highly anticipated ANZAC Day match against the Gold Coast Titans at Mt Smart Stadium on Saturday April 25th, 2015... More >>

58. Northland Byelection - Dave Wolland Cartoons March 5th-26th

27 March 2015 3:41pm | Dave Wolland

Nationals's candidate seems to be struggling to find his own voice as he attends a very public crash course in media training with media master Steven Joyce in Northland's By Election. Steven Joyce played a very influential role in National's astonishing ..... More >>

59. Launch of Essential Transport Budget - Generation Zero

03 March 2015 3:56pm | Generation Zero

Youth organisation, Generation Zero, is today launching a report - Fix Our City: An analysis of the Transport Budget in the 2015 - 2025 Long Term Plan - that proposes that Auckland Council focuses on a transport budget that prioritises the essential ..... More >>

60. TV3 & Radiolive Announce 'Northland Decides' Coverage

26 March 2015 11:00am | Mediaworks

Patrick Gower, Duncan Garner and Lisa Owen will lead 3News' comprehensive coverage of the 2015 Northland By-Election on TV3, RadioLIVE and online. .. More >>

61. Peters Triumphant; Key Weakens; Shaw Emerges

27 March 2015 1:34pm | iPredict

NZ First leader Winston Peters is expected to win the Northland by-election tomorrow with a majority of 1394 , according to the combined wisdom of the 8000+ registered traders on New Zealand's predictions market, iPredict. Prime Minister John Key's ..... More >>

62. Get 1080 off our Farms

27 March 2015 2:13pm | Farmers Against Ten Eighty

I would ask all farmers to be vigilant when 1080 is used around their properties, and to ensure they do not further compromise our exports like the current sick criminal is doing... More >>

63. Direct Action Looms in Auckland Battle

29 March 2015 9:26pm | YachtSail Waka Aotearoa

Dear Port Company and Auckland City -This is a struggle it appears that the Council and Port Company cannot win. Sadly both organisations appear appear to have gone too far this time with secret non-notifiable decisions on the Bledisloe Wharf extensions ..... More >>

64. SIX60 Announce Sophomore Album Released February 2015

19 December 2014 11:49am | The Maple

We are excited to announce the return of SIX60, with the release of their sophomore album set for February 27th via Massive Entertainment/Universal Music NZ. .. More >>

65. Lorraine Downes says host a brekkie for cancer research

26 March 2015 7:02pm | Pink Ribbon

Lorraine Downes says host a brekkie for breast cancer research - May is Pink Ribbon Breakfast month .. More >>

66. National to allow oil drilling in Maui's Dolphin sanctuary

09 December 2014 2:07pm | Green Party

The Government is pushing the Maui's Dolphin to the brink of extinction with its announcement today giving the green light to oil drilling in their Marine Mammal Sanctuary, the Green Party said today. National has announced 15 new drilling permits ..... More >>

67. Flags to be lowered to half-mast - Monday 26 January 2015

26 January 2015 1:32pm | Ministry For Culture And Heritage

At the request of the Prime Minister, the Right Honourable John Key, the New Zealand Flag is to be half-masted on all Government and public buildings on Monday 26 January 2015 , to mark the death of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, King of Saudi Arabia... More >>

68. Government closes door on local businesses

26 March 2015 9:27am | Rail And Maritime Transport Union

New Zealanders will not get a say on the government's decision to ratify an international agreement which removes the right to protect local jobs, says Rail and Maritime Transport Union General Secretary Wayne Butson... More >>

69. Cockles and Pipis, alive, alive-oh

04 January 2011 11:09am | NIWA

Over the long hot summer many kiwis will be digging deep in the sand for pipi. These yummy shellfish live buried in the sand and are free at the beach! .. More >>

70. Historic WW1 Kiwi Military Records Now Available Online

20 April 2011 5:24pm | releases over 40 million historic military collections, free to search for a limited time this ANZAC Day Weekend .. More >>

71. 40th Anniversary of ASB Polyfest starts today

18 March 2015 11:55am | ASB Polyfest

The 40th Anniversary the ASB Polyfest starts today with a special flag raising ceremony and powhiri at the Manukau Sports Bowl. .. More >>

72. Samsung adds to its smart TV content leadership

23 March 2015 2:21pm | Samsung

Samsung's new app line-up includes Netflix, PGA Tour and all new TVNZ OnDemand .. More >>

73. Tui Catch a Million is Back!

13 February 2015 12:57pm | Tui Brewery

Tui Puts $1,000,000 on the Blackcaps Winning the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 - Catch a Million is Back! Tui Brewery Ltd, official beer of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 and New Zealand Cricket (NZC), is proud to announce the return of Catch a Million ..... More >>

74. Two From Two as Tui Catch a Million Heats Up

16 February 2015 8:58am | Tui Brewery

The catch capital Seddon Park was once again a lucky bankable stadium for the Tui Catch A Million at yesterday's ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 match. .. More >>

75. The dangers of deep sea oil drilling

01 October 2013 4:44pm | Byron Clark

Last month the government announced that nearly 434,000 square kilometres of land and ocean floor in New Zealand's exclusive economic zone would be opened up for oil and gas exploration. The areas in include onshore areas in Taranaki, the East ..... More >>

76. NZ Flag to Fly at Half-Mast

06 August 2012 9:52am | Ministry of Culture and Heritage

The Ministry for Culture and Heritage advises that the New Zealand Flag is to be flown at half-mast on all Government and public buildings for the remainder of today, August 6, to mark the death of two soldiers of the New Zealand Defence Force, killed ..... More >>

77. Auckland Harbour Bridge will glow green tonight

17 March 2015 4:48pm | 2Degrees

2degrees is getting in the spirit of things and celebrating St Patrick's Day this evening by lighting up the Auckland Harbour Bridge green as part of its 'Play the Bridge' light show... More >>

78. Tāmaki Housing Group Occupy New Houses

28 March 2015 11:40am | Glen Innes Defence Committee

Early this morning state housing tenants and their supporters occupied the new houses being built under the Northern Glen Innes Redevelopment on Apirana Avenue to disrupt the 2pm open home that was set for this afternoon... More >>

79. How Renovating with Solar can Save You Money

27 March 2015 4:37pm | SolarCity

As property prices continue to increase, more homeowners are choosing to renovate and experts say if they include solar in their plans, they should be able to save thousands... More >>

80. New Range of WWI Anzac Biscuit Tins Launched

18 February 2015 2:19pm | Returned Services Association

The RSA and New Zealand company AFM Group, have joined forces to produce a range of limited edition WWI commemorative Anzac biscuit tins. Every tin sold will result in a donation to the RSA's support services; helping veterans, ex-service and service ..... More >>

81. Barbarians throw open Opera for Cuba Dupa Grand Opening

20 February 2015 1:35pm | Barbarian Productions


82. Queenstown secures its place on the global Monopoly Board!

19 March 2015 5:00pm | Destination Queenstown

Queenstown, New Zealand (19 March 2015) - Queenstown has successfully competed against some of the world's top destinations to secure its position on the global Monopoly Here and Now: World Edition board game. .. More >>

83. Which are the Best Schools in Auckland?

29 July 2006 5:15pm | Metromedia

Auckland Grammar failed the cut, but Mt Roskill Grammar outshone wealthier rivals in Metro magazine's investigation to find the top 25 high schools in Auckland... More >>

84. Northland by election: is Winston the Messiah?

09 March 2015 12:00pm | Don Franks

On March 28th, year 193 AD, Roman Emperor Pertinax was assassinated by Praetorian Guards. Who then put the throne up for sale, won by the highest bidder, one Didius Julianus. Northland's March 28 by-election is shaping up to a similar level of ..... More >>

85. Passing of Sir John Turei a great loss

20 January 2003 10:13am | New Zealand National Party

The passing of Tuhoe rangatira and elder statesman Sir John Turei is a loss for New Zealand, says National Maori Affairs Spokesperson Georgina te Heuheu... More >>

86. ANZ Stop Funding Deep Sea Drilling

24 March 2015 10:20am | Oil Free Otago

Today Oil Free Otago and will be at the ANZ bank, 71 George St, to present a letter to the manager asking ANZ to stop sponsoring deep sea drilling. .. More >>

87. Crown delivers historic apology to Ngāruahine

27 March 2015 12:12pm | Ngaruahine Iwi

Crown delivers historic apology to Ngāruahine Ngāti Waewae hosts Taranaki iwi Treaty Settlement Apology .. More >>

88. Self-setting traps controlling island rats

25 March 2015 3:29pm | Department of Conservation

The Department of Conservation (DOC) has learned a lot about using self-setting traps to rid islands of rats from a trial just completed on Native Island, off Stewart Island/ Rakiura. The trial began in December 2013 when Goodnature A24 traps for rats ..... More >>

89. SH1 closed south of Orari following serious crash

29 March 2015 9:53pm | New Zealand Police

State Highway 1 is currently closed (at 3.35pm) south of Orari due to a serious crash involving a truck and car. The driver of the car had been taken to Timaru hospital with serious injuries... More >>

90. Chariot carpooling and ride sharing app equity crowdfunding

26 March 2015 12:20pm | PledgeMe

Chariot, New Zealand's first carpooling and ride sharing app, is launching an equity crowdfunding campaign today . .. More >>

91. Kiwifruit industry set for strong growth in 2015 season

29 March 2015 9:31pm | Zespri

The first kiwifruit charter ship for 2015 is set to sail from the Port of Tauranga tomorrow (Sunday 28 March), marking the start of a season promising strong growth with volumes back to pre-Psa levels this season, Zespri's Chief Executive Lain ..... More >>

92. All Kiwis Can Now Watch Lydia Ko for Free

18 February 2015 2:52pm | Lightbox

Lightbox Sport is proud to announce that it will give ALL Kiwis FREE access to watch NZ's own - Lydia Ko - live or on-demand at the LPGA - ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open 2015. .. More >>

93. Know your limit and drive safe - Online calculator launched

22 December 2014 10:21am | Ora Safety

A free calculator to help people figure out whether they are under the new lower legal limit for drink driving was released yesterday by Ora Safety . .. More >>

94. Depression, Motivation and the Language of Terrorism

29 March 2015 1:49pm | Binoy Kampmark

The language of supposedly rational classification and categorisation has done terrible things. In the desperate need to find links, corollaries, causation, or simply correlations, we package, box and categorise like addicts in search of fixes. And when it comes ..... More >>

95. Fish, eels, punts return to cleaner Avon River

28 March 2015 12:41pm | New Zealand Government

Associate Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Nicky Wagner today welcomed the completion of more than a year's worth of cleaning and rehabilitation of the Ōtākaro/Avon River... More >>

96. Deluge of drummers set to challenge oil industry big wigs

13 March 2015 11:48am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Auckland, 13 March 2015 - Thousands of people from around the country are expected to bang home a message to global oil executives during a march against deep sea oil drilling in Auckland this month... More >>

97. Mayoral Forum backs runway extension plan

28 March 2015 1:06pm | Wellington City Council

The Wellington region Mayoral Forum has given a significant boost to planning for a 350-metre extension to Wellington Airport's runway. .. More >>

98. Maori Party Demands More Help for the Homeless

29 March 2015 2:42pm | TVNZ

The Maori Party says homelessness in the regions is an issue now, unlike before, and is vowing to use its new power in the House to tackle it. .. More >>

99. The benefits of 1080 and why DOC uses it.

22 July 2008 12:23am | Department of Conservation

The Department of Conservation (DOC) uses aerial application of sodium monofluoroacetate (1080) as a valuable biodiversity protection tool to control mammalian pests that threaten conservation values... More >>

100. NASA, NZ aviation leaders launch scientific balloon

27 March 2015 12:28pm | Airways New Zealand

As NASA successfully launched its super-pressure scientific balloon into near space from Wanaka aerodrome today, a New Zealand aviation leader made the operation possible through precision airspace control and coordination. .. More >>


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