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1. Hate merchants at it again with smear tactics

28 September 2014 1:00pm | Association of Salaried Medical Specialists

"It's disappointing to see the hate merchants at it again with yet another attempt to smear and silence a health professional who's doing research they disagree with," says Ian Powell, Executive Director of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists ..... More >>

2. National-United Future agreement announced

29 September 2014 11:23am | New Zealand National Party

National Party Leader John Key today announced a third consecutive confidence and supply agreement has been negotiated with the United Future Party. "I am pleased that National has again been able to achieve an agreement with United Future Leader ..... More >>

3. National-ACT Party agreement announced

29 September 2014 12:59pm | New Zealand National Party

National Party Leader John Key today announced the confidence and supply agreement negotiated with the ACT Party. "I welcome this agreement with the ACT Party," says Mr Key. "National and ACT have worked together constructively over the past ..... More >>

4. Sweet Success for Villa Maria at International Wine Show

28 September 2014 12:06pm | Villa Maria Estate

It was sweet success for Villa Maria last evening, collecting nine gold medals and the trophy for Champion Sweet Wine at the New Zealand International Wine Show, held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Auckland... More >>

5. Support for Democratic Rights in Hong Kong

29 September 2014 5:08pm | New Zealand Hong Konger

New Zealanders in Auckland will gather on Wednesday to support the rights for universal suffrage in Hong Kong. .. More >>

6. Costly Lackey's Job for a Lackey

29 September 2014 1:42pm | New Zealand First Party

Prime Minister John Key is thumbing his nose at the status and importance of public office by promoting the new, inexperienced and sole ACT MP in Parliament. .. More >>

7. Te Puni Kōkiri Hails Growing Success Of Māori Agribusiness

28 September 2014 11:08am | Te Puni Kokiri

Speaking at the official launch of the 2015 BNZ Māori in Farming Award - Sheep & Beef (Ahuwhenua Trophy) at the FoMA Conference in Whanganui this evening, Te Puni Kōkiri chief executive Michelle Hippolite said: "The Ahuwhenua Trophy Competition ..... More >>

8. Take precautionary measures against Shellshock

26 September 2014 12:04pm | NZ Internet Taskforce

The New Zealand Internet Task Force (NZITF) are today warning Internet users and website owners to be more vigilant and take some basic steps to protect themselves as criminals devise new ways to exploit this vulnerability... More >>

9. Cunliffe Triggers Party Wide Leadership Contest

27 September 2014 2:49pm | The Scoop Team

This will trigger a potentially bloody contest for the leadership. It is expected that former deputy leader Grant Robertson will seek to become Labour Leader, though others may throw their hat in the ring. If there is any contest the election will ..... More >>

10. Bag snatch hero deserves a medal - McVicar

26 September 2014 3:42pm | Conservative Party

The Justice Spokesman for the Conservative Party, Garth McVicar, is calling for the woman known as the bag-snatch hero to be awarded a medal for bravery. .. More >>

11. iPhone release: Insurers on Lookout for Fraudulent Claims

26 September 2014 4:58pm | Insurance Council of New Zealand

Insurers are expecting a surge in fraudulent phone claims on the back of the new iPhone launch in New Zealand today. .. More >>

12. Labour's Review - Terms of Reference Agreed

28 September 2014 6:05pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour's Review - Terms of Reference Agreed Following a meeting of its ruling New Zealand Council yesterday, Labour has released the terms of reference for the comprehensive review initiated following its 2014 election result. The review will comprise three ..... More >>

13. Paula Bennett 'great work' acknowledged - McVicar

29 September 2014 1:45pm | Conservative Party

"Paula Bennett, as Minister of Social Development, has contributed significantly in lowering our crime rate and preventing further victims." - McVicar .. More >>

14. Fizzy-Free at DHB Well-Received

25 September 2014 12:36pm | Northland DHB

The decision to remove sugar-sweetened beverages from Northland DHB hospital cafeterias and vending machines after October 1 has been met with enthusiastic approval from both staff and public... More >>

15. Speech: Federation of Maori Authorities Annual Conference

28 September 2014 11:05am | The Maori Party

There has never been a better time for the theme of this conference to sound in the hearts and minds of tangata whenua. Our connections to one another; our inseparable, irreplaceable bonds to the land, to the people, to te Ao Māori can never be severed, ..... More >>

16. The final countdown for Kiwi smokers

28 September 2014 3:10pm | Stoptober

There are just two days left until many smokers stubb out their cigarettes for the last time and embark on Stoptober - New Zealand's first national quit-smoking month... More >>

17. Concerns for man missing from Mount Maunganui

29 September 2014 4:11pm | New Zealand Police

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 37-year-old man missing from Mount Maunganui. .. More >>

18. Basin appeal to seek clarity, certainty in planning

25 September 2014 9:44am | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency says its appeal of the Board of Inquiry's decision to decline its Basin Bridge application is expected to provide greater certainty to guide future transport infrastructure development at the Basin and throughout New Zealand... More >>

19. ANZ boss tops salary survey but wants bank jobs insecure

29 September 2014 2:32pm | First Union

As ANZ workers vote on industrial action to protect job security at the country's most profitable bank, ANZ's chief has topped the list of CEO's in the annual Business Herald executive pay survey, out today ... More >>

20. Anglers Advised Not To Eat Trout In 1080 Areas

26 September 2014 4:18pm | NZ Fish and Game Council

With the fishing season opening in just a few days (1 October 2014), anglers are being warned by the Department of Conservation(DOC) not to eat trout from pristine backcountry waters and their downstream catchments, where the department is conducting ..... More >>

21. DC Harding to return from his Victory in LA

28 September 2014 12:12pm | Dc Music

New Zealand Independent Music Artist will return on Monday from a whirlwind tour of Los Angeles supporting his double nomination at the LA Music Awards. .. More >>

22. Owen interviews Jim Anderton, Helen Kelly and Selwyn Pellet

27 September 2014 7:09pm | TV3

Lisa Owen interviews Jim Anderton, Helen Kelly and Selwyn Pellet ___________________________________________ The Nation on TV3, 9.30am Saturdays and 10am Sundays. Check us out online , on Facebook or on Twitter . Tell us what you think at or text 3330. ..... More >>

23. Key's Restraint in Propping up ACT Welcomed

29 September 2014 1:37pm | New Zealand Taxpayers' Union

The Taxpayers' Union is welcoming the announcement that ACT MP David Seymour will not be appointed as a Minister. .. More >>

24. NZ's biggest online sales day is back on Sept 15th

10 September 2014 3:15pm | Click Monday Limited

New Zealanders are spending more and more online, and Kiwi retailers are banding together to keep that spend here in New Zealand. .. More >>

25. New report wake-up call for dairy export sector

29 September 2014 11:08am | Green Party

An international dairy report has shown Fonterra is adding little value to its dairy exports compared to European and Chinese dairy companies, exposing the weakness of the National Government's volume-led dairy strategy, the Green Party said today. ..... More >>

26. Campbell Live Exclusive Interview with David Cunliffe

29 September 2014 5:06pm | Mediaworks

David Cunliffe resigned as leader of the Labour party on Saturday; but he still wants the top job. .. More >>

27. "Explosive" Science Festival Launches Next Month

28 September 2014 1:54pm | Cawthron Institute

A week-long extravaganza of science events and activities begins in Nelson next month with the start of the 'Celebrate Science with Cawthron' festival from 12 to 17 October... More >>

28. Owen interviews Mark Boyd, Jonathan Milne and John Minto

27 September 2014 7:05pm | TV3

Lisa Owen interviews Mark Boyd, Jonathan Milne and John Minto ___________________________________________ The Nation on TV3, 9.30am Saturdays and 10am Sundays. Check us out online , on Facebook or on Twitter . Tell us what you think at or text 3330. ..... More >>

29. Otago researchers seek parents for survey of school costs

26 September 2014 12:21pm | University of Otago

According to the Education Act, all New Zealand children have a right to free primary and secondary education[i]. New Zealand isn't unusual in this regard. The majority of the world's children have a right to a basic education according to the laws of ..... More >>

30. Are you odd or even? Summer watering restrictions in place

26 September 2014 11:40am | Wellington Water

Daylight savings starts this weekend and that means watering restrictions are now active in Lower Hutt, Porirua, and Wellington. The three cities join Upper Hutt, where there are year-round restrictions in place... More >>

31. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise on weaker kiwi; Fletcher gains

29 September 2014 5:33pm | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose as a weaker kiwi dollar attracted investors to stocks with currency exposure such as Fletcher Building and Fisher & Paykel Healthcare. Meridian Energy extended its fall from a record. .. More >>

32. Statement of David Cunliffe

27 September 2014 2:31pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Statement of David Cunliffe I have today decided to resign the leadership of the Labour Party, effective from the end of caucus on Tuesday. The party has suffered an historic election loss and in resigning as leader I take responsibility for that. ..... More >>

33. Shaolin Kungfu Monk Troupe Delight

26 September 2014 3:10pm | Elizabeth Beattie

Drawing gasps of awe from the crowd, the Shaolin Kungfu Monk Troupe preformed today outside the TSB Arena. Wowing crowds with their acrobatic movements and endurance feats, the Troupe have a global reputation for their impressive performance skills... More >>

34. Seymour appointment green light for failing charter schools

29 September 2014 2:53pm | Green Party

Appointing ACT's David Seymour as Parliamentary Under Secretary to the Education Minister will mean taxpayers picking up an even bigger bill for the Government's failing charter schools experiment, the Green Party said today... More >>

35. The Act Party and The National Party sign agreement

29 September 2014 3:07pm | Elizabeth Beattie

The Act Party and The National Party sign agreement By Elizabeth Beattie 29 September 2014.. More >>

36. 1080 Moratorium Urgently Needed to Restore Confidence

29 September 2014 10:07am | New Zealand First Party

The Government's steadfast refusal to put a moratorium on 1080 needs a rethink for the sake of New Zealand's world renowned reputation as a trout fishery, says New Zealand First. "The revelation that 1080 is making trout unsafe to eat will ..... More >>

37. Labour Needs to Get House in Order Before Deciding Leader

28 September 2014 1:56pm | TVNZ

Ex Labour party leader and possible repeat contender David Shearer says the Labour Party is going about the post-election period in the wrong way. .. More >>

38. Five More Inductees Join the Nz Road Transport Hall of Fame

27 September 2014 1:13pm | Road Transport Associations

Five new inductees have been honoured in front of 500 guests tonight for their contribution to the road transport industry in New Zealand at the NZ Road Transport Hall of Fame Awards at the Bill Richardson Transport World in Invercargill... More >>

39. Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge

04 September 2014 1:27pm | Digitl

Samsung has something to prove. The company sells more smartphones than anyone else. It is the only Android hardware maker that matters. But it doesn't have Apple's brand power. Samsung isn't cool... More >>

40. MANA and resistance to the next National government

29 September 2014 9:39am | Fightback

Fightback is committed to the MANA Movement, however we are still in the process of assessing the 2014 electoral defeat. Grant Brookes (Fightback/MANA Poneke) offers one perspective. .. More >>

41. Successful social enterprise teams announced

29 September 2014 2:54pm | New Zealand Government

Community and Voluntary Sector Minister Jo Goodhew has welcomed the announcement of the teams who will take part in a pilot programme to support new social enterprise start-ups... More >>

42. "In A Democracy People Win And People Lose"

28 September 2014 3:03pm | TVNZ

"In A Democracy People Win And People Lose" - Chris Hipkins Labour Senior Whip I would say to all of the caucus and all of the members let's actually hear the arguments from the people who want to be leader, says Chris Hipkins on TVNZ's ..... More >>

43. Sunday Assembly 'Atheist Church' lunches in Christchurch

25 September 2014 9:22am | Sunday Assembly

The Sunday Assembly, dubbed by the media as the 'atheist church' (as in 'without god' rather than 'anti god'), is formally launching in Christchurch on September 28th. Sunday Assembly was founded in London in January 2013, and since then it has ..... More >>

44. Nats sign confidence and supply deals with ACT and Dunne

29 September 2014 1:32pm | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - The National party has signed two confidence and supply agreements with the United Future party's Peter Dunne, and the ACT party's David Seymour, in the first steps towards establishing its third term as government of ..... More >>

45. The Kiwifruit Claim: Q&A

29 September 2014 3:24pm | Exceltium

1. Who is running The Kiwifruit Claim? The Kiwifruit Claim was founded by kiwifruit growers representing well in excess of 10% of the industry. 2. Why are you running this claim? The introduction of Psa into New Zealand had devastating effects on kiwifruit ..... More >>

46. The Pa Boys Official Soundtrack Debuts #1

07 February 2014 2:29pm | Frequency Media

Following the Waitangi Day release of NZ film The Pa Boys , the official soundtrack 'Music From The Pa Boys' has made it's debut at #1 on the iTunes Soundtrack chart, and #8 in the iTunes Top 40 Album chart... More >>

47. Disruptive Technology or Sensible Solution?

26 September 2014 5:30pm | Dee and Steve West

The West family have been driving electric vehicles for over two years now. In that time they have driven their full EV cars (a 2012 Nissan Leaf and a 2012 Tesla Roadster) a combined 60,000km. They have avoided using 6,000 litres of petrol ($12,500 worth)... More >>

48. World-first for World Rivers Day

26 September 2014 3:19pm | Local Government NZ

To mark World Rivers Day this Sunday regional councils are releasing their latest river data on the Land, Air, Water, Aotearoa (LAWA) website, a world first in reporting nation-wide water quality results in one place. Fran Wilde, chair of Local Government ..... More >>

49. NZ dollar seen little changed in 4th quarter, survey says

29 September 2014 12:33pm | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar is likely to be little changed from its current level by the end of this year, providing little respite for the nation's 1,600 avocado growers who are heading into their peak export season from September ..... More >>

50. Kiwifruit Claim to Hold Officials Accountable for Psa

29 September 2014 3:06pm | Exceltium

Kiwifruit growers have today joined forces to hold Biosecurity NZ accountable in the courts for its negligence in allowing 2010's Psa outbreak that devastated New Zealand's kiwifruit industry and exports. Foundation claimants representing well ..... More >>

51. 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 >>

52. Kiwi below 78 US cents as RBNZ figures show intervention

29 September 2014 3:24pm | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell below 78 US cents for the first time in more than a year after the Reserve Bank published figures showing it intervened in foreign exchange markets in August... More >>

53. Fire Service says Northcote College fire not suspicious

29 September 2014 5:14pm | New Zealand Fire Service

Fire investigators have been unable to determine the cause of the fire at Northcote College in Birkenhead on Friday evening however they do not believe it was suspicious. .. More >>

54. First Ticket Allocation Sold Out for Westfest 2015

19 September 2014 4:44pm | WestFest

In less than 36 hours since it's announcement, Westfest '15 has sold out of its initial ticket allotment! Second release of tickets will be available from 8am on Monday 22nd September... More >>

55. Grant Robertson Labour leader hopeful on TVNZ Q+A

28 September 2014 2:15pm | TVNZ

"Look I think what we need to be is relevant, clear and consistent with New Zealanders about the Labour Party's values," said Labour leader hopeful Grant Robertson on TVNZ's Q+A programme... More >>

56. Waterview Tunnels Constructions Reaches Halfway

29 September 2014 2:28pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

o One tunnel built, one to go o 12010 concrete tunnel lining segments in place o 394,000m3 of spoil removed .. More >>

57. Spark Makes Mobile Payment Easy for Business

13 August 2014 11:38am | Spark NZ

Spark Business has partnered with local Kiwi company Optimizer to solve one of the most common 'pain points' for small business owners - keeping cash flow steady without spending precious hours chasing up payment from customers... More >>

58. Fonterra, Farmers And Farm Source - Together as One

29 September 2014 2:08pm | Fonterra

Fonterra has signalled a significant step-up in its relationship with farmers, rolling out Farm Source which will support farmers and their farming businesses and bolster the Co-operative's connection with rural communities in New Zealand... More >>

59. Westfest 2015

18 September 2014 1:16pm | WestFest

ODR Productions & The Rock proudly presents 'Westfest '15, an annual music festival that every rock fan will be sure not to miss! If the success of the inaugural West- Fest is anything to go by, 2015's event is going to be bigger and better, ..... More >>

60. Partnership will strengthen Māori innovation and capability

26 September 2014 12:19pm | Joint Media Statement

A memorandum of understanding was signed in Whanganui on Thursday September 24 2014, between The MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology and Ngā Hononga Marae (Charitable) Trust... More >>

61. Fatal crash - update

29 September 2014 3:37pm | New Zealand Police

Police confirm that the fatal crash shortly before 12.30pm today involved an articulated truck and trailer and a cyclist. The cyclist, in his 30's, was found deceased at the scene... More >>

62. Fonterra considers equity fund as part of Farms Source launch

29 September 2014 1:39pm | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - Fonterra Cooperative Group may establish an Equity Partners' Fund that would source capital from investors for farmers in New Zealand and Australia... More >>

63. The Dire Straits Experience -- 3 NZ Dates Announced

07 July 2014 12:28pm | Skip Ink

One of the most dramatic songbooks in history will explode into life in the hands of some of the greatest rock musicians alive when THE DIRE STRAITS EXPERIENCE comes together for an exclusive NZ tour. .. More >>

64. Outing Gout 5 Hui

26 September 2014 2:54pm | Arthritis New Zealand

The latest research in causes and management. 26th September 2014 Treating gout seriously New Zealand leads the world in a condition that is debilitating and incredibly painful - gout! There are nearly 120,000 New Zealanders living with a current diagnosis ..... More >>

65. A Tent for Any Tenant

29 September 2014 11:01am | Salvation Army

AUT students and Salvation Army Manukau Community Ministries team up to raise awareness, as South Auckland's housing situation moves from crisis to collapse .. More >>

66. University of Canterbury comments on Roundie 500

24 September 2014 9:32am | University of Canterbury

The University of Canterbury strongly disapproves of the actions of a number of individuals involved in the recent ENSOC Roundie 500 event. .. More >>

67. IAG mulls closing all but one of its State branches in NZ

26 September 2014 11:48am | BusinessDesk

IAG mulls closing all but one of its State branches in NZ, affecting 91 jobs .. More >>

68. Fulton Hogan lifts annual earnings 43%

29 September 2014 12:04pm | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - Fulton Hogan, the privately held construction firm, lifted annual earnings 43 percent as it cut its costs in the face of falling Australian revenue, and is looking to grow its water, rail and airport units... More >>

69. Kiwi sinks on RBNZ intervention, PM's 'Goldilocks' comment

29 September 2014 5:07pm | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar dropped to a 13-month low after figures confirmed the Reserve Bank intervened in foreign exchange markets last month in a bid to reinforce its downward trajectory, and after Prime Minister John Key ..... More >>

70. Only Concession is from the Taxpayer

29 September 2014 1:35pm | New Zealand Taxpayers' Union

Responding to the confidence and supply agreement reached between John Key and Peter Dunne's United Future Party, Taxpayers' Union Executive Director Jordan Williams says: .. More >>

71. Turners board backs takeover bid

29 September 2014 11:40am | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - The independent directors of Turners Group NZ, formerly Turners Auctions, are backing an offer to take over the car auction firm, which is at the bottom of an independent adviser's valuation range... More >>

72. Healthier Homes Project Expands to Other Parts of the House

26 September 2014 11:25am | PRINZ

A Warm our Whare initiative, which saw 1000 Waikato homes insulated within a 30km radius of Hamilton and in the South Waikato district, has now expanded into the Thames and Hauraki regions and the provider is now looking to launch a new service model ..... More >>

73. 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 >>

74. Kiwis Intrepid As Ever When It Comes To Wanderlust

18 February 2014 9:44am | Mastercard

More New Zealanders are travelling abroad on holidays, and are spending more on them, according to the latest survey on Consumer Purchasing Priorities .. More >>

75. Kanoa Lloyd Joins 3News

25 September 2014 12:28pm | Mediaworks

MediaWorks TV is delighted to confirm that Kanoa Lloyd will join Ingrid Hipkiss and Emma Brannam in the 3News weather presenting team. .. More >>

76. NZ dollar declines on upbeat US growth, RBNZ FX stats loom

29 September 2014 8:40am | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell to a fresh one-year low as the greenback advanced after a report showed US economic growth accelerated at the fastest rate since late 2011, amid speculation the Reserve Bank may have intervened ..... More >>

77. ASB launches public API technology

29 September 2014 12:10pm | ASB Bank

App developers will welcome a move by ASB to share access to real-time bank data for integration with their new digital applications. In a first for New Zealand banking, ASB is providing a publicly-facing Application Programming Interface (API) framework ..... More >>

78. New Zealand takes Supreme Award at the 2014 WOW Awards Show

27 September 2014 1:22pm | WOW Awards

For the second year in a row a New Zealand Designer has taken out the top prize at the World of WearableArt Awards Show. Hawkes Bay-based Kate MacKenzie walked away the 2014 Brancott Estate Supreme WOW® Award at tonight's 26th show, taking home ..... More >>

79. Will John Key stop delaying Auckland City Rail?

29 September 2014 10:57am | Green Party

Another steep rise in Auckland public transport patronage in August demonstrates the need for the Government to start investing in rail and busway infrastructure now, not in the 2020s, the Green Party said today. "The rail network is close to ..... More >>

80. Campaign to make Murder of Unborn "Safe and Legal"

28 September 2014 2:17pm | Right To Life

The IPPF have launched an international campaign through its 161 affiliates including the New Zealand Family Planning Association [NZFPA] to make the murder of the unborn safe and legal and accepted as a human right. This is an acceleration of its war ..... More >>

81. Hikoi From North Reaches Oil Conference Tomorrow

29 September 2014 2:52pm | Statoil Out

Today: The Hikoi opposing Statoil plans for seismic testing and deep sea oil drilling has marched through Dargaville and later be welcomed to Piringatahi Marae, West Harbour,Tamaki Makaurau/Auckland... More >>

82. Generation Zero launches Bike to the Future

25 September 2014 11:50am | Generation Zero

Youth group, Generation Zero, are ecstatic at Auckland Council's decision to trial separated cycle lanes on Karangahape road and will be celebrating the announcement with a ride through the protected areas on Sunday the 28th of September... More >>

83. Studies in laser physics helps understand freak waves

29 September 2014 1:51pm | University of Auckland

University of Auckland physicist Dr Miro Erkintalo is part of an international team investigating how lasers and optical fibres can be used to understand freakishly large waves on the ocean. .. More >>

84. Pianist researches cure for 'musician's cramp'

29 September 2014 3:32pm | University of Auckland

Focal dystonia of the hand, also known as 'musician's cramp', has been the subject of almost a decade of study for pianist Rae de Lisle from the University of Auckland. The Senior Lecturer and Head of Piano at the School of Music, who graduates ..... More >>

85. Mass Climate Protest Disrupts Wall St Financial District

23 September 2014 11:41am | Flood Wall Street

Photo link See also - photo: Jordan Mammo on Twitter: "Police have arrested the polar bear #FloodWallStreet" .. More >>

86. Shock as company gets go-ahead in the Karangahake Gorge

09 September 2014 2:23pm | Coromandel Watchdog

Extensive mining activity is due to start in the beautiful bush clad hills behind the iconic Karangahake Rail Trail... More >>

87. It's all happening at Christchurch Hospital - from next week

26 September 2014 12:17pm | Canterbury District Health Board

With the appointment of Schick Contracting and Cartage to carry out site preparation work within the Christchurch hospital grounds, the public can expect to see some changes around Christchurch Hospital over the coming weeks... More >>

88. Pumpkin Patch turns to a loss in 2014, turnaround to come

26 September 2014 4:59pm | BusinessDesk

Pumpkin Patch turns to a loss in 2014, says benefits of changes will come in 2016 .. More >>

89. Free accidental death benefit for KiwiSaver members

29 September 2014 10:51am | AMP

Leading life insurer and retirement savings provider, AMP Financial Services, has today announced that it will be offering a free accidental death benefit up to a maximum of $100,000 to existing AMP KiwiSaver Scheme members and new members who ..... More >>

90. Cancelled strike leaves oil companies holding emergency fuel

29 September 2014 6:00pm | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - The cancellation of a two day strike at the Marsden Point oil refinery next week has left the country's four main oil companies with an unwanted 50 million litre emergency shipment of aviation fuel that set sail from South Korea ..... More >>

91. New Zealand book scores major international design award

29 September 2014 2:25pm | Awa Press

A book passed over by the judges of the New Zealand book design awards has won a major international design award. .. More >>

92. Netball Central Zone Launches Innovative New Fun Days

29 September 2014 4:53pm | Netball Central

Netball Central Zone will be holding the first of a new series of Netball Fun Days on 1st October at Arena Manawatu in Palmerston North. The Fun Day is designed to give young players a taste of Netball New Zealand's new Junior Netball Programme ..... More >>

93. UCOL Carpentry Students Know No Boundaries

27 September 2014 12:45pm | UCOL

Certificate in Carpentry students have gained plenty of hands-on fence building experience recently - a whole 200 metres of it. .. More >>

94. When John Key was concerned about dirty politics

15 August 2014 1:17pm | Branko Marcetic

If Nicky Hager needs some support in the midst of a whirlwind of government criticism for his allegations of "dirty tricks" by the National Party, he may find one unlikely ally - John Key, six years ago... More >>

95. Double celebration for 2014/15 Antarctic season

26 September 2014 1:58pm | Christchurch City Council

Double celebration for 2014/15 Antarctic season Antarctica's special relationship with Christchurch will be celebrated tomorrow with the start of the 2014-15 Antarctic season. The season opening sees the city welcome international scientists and researchers ..... More >>

96. New World Howick Development Underway

18 November 2013 2:43pm | Foodstuffs Limited

Foodstuffs North Island Limited is pleased to announce commencement of the development of a New World supermarket in Howick on the corner of Union Rd and Wellington Street. .. More >>

97. Domino's Pizza out-do their own World First delivery!

26 September 2014 3:00pm | Domino's Pizza

How do you do one better than your previous world first of delivering a pizza by bungy jump?.. More >>

98. Auckland Landlords Foresee Modest Rent Increases

29 September 2014 10:21am | Network Communication

Although the majority of Auckland landlords intend to increase rents in the coming 12 months, the increases will not be sufficient to compensate them for the higher outgoings they will be facing. "While two thirds of landlords are intending to ..... More >>

99. New Zealand ahead in self-managing common conditions

25 September 2014 5:43pm | University of Auckland

New Zealand and the United Kingdom are the most progressive countries for empowering consumers to self-manage common conditions, according to recent research. .. More >>

100. Rhythm of the heart

29 September 2014 4:22pm | Dr Bobby John

A little fluttering in the chest or pounding of the heart is all too familiar and a common phenomenon that we often ignore; rightly so, when it is before a public speech or while we run to catch a bus or train that is leaving the platform. These ..... More >>


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