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1. Study Confirms Sexual Assaults Caused By Darkness and Trees

23 April 2014 12:38pm | Anne Russell

In the wake of reports of sexual assaults near the path from Boyd Wilson Field to The Terrace in Wellington, researchers at Victoria University of Wellington have released a study which found that sexual violence in public places is primarily caused ..... More >>

2. Kaimanawa horses destined for slaughter

22 April 2014 11:06am | Kaimanawa Heritage Horses

120 lives will be lost if good home can't be found for Kaimanawa horses from this year's Department of Conservation muster. 180 Kaimanawa horses are to be removed in the muster and the Kaimanawa Heritage Horses Welfare Society is seeking suitable ..... More >>

3. New Zealand's Bubble Economy Is Vulnerable | Hugh Pavletich

21 April 2014 4:14pm | Hugh Pavletich

The recent Forbes e-edition article by Jesse Colombo assesses the New Zealand economy " 12 Reasons Why New Zealand's Economic Bubble Will End In Disaster ", seems to have created quite a stir, creating extensive media coverage in New Zealand. .. More >>

4. MKTO Announce New Zealand Concert at Pepsi Party House

16 April 2014 1:45pm | Pepsi

International pop stars MKTO have announced a free one-off New Zealand concert, at the first party at the Pepsi Party House on the 4th of May in Auckland. .. More >>

5. Green Party launches Internet Rights and Freedoms Bill

23 April 2014 12:12pm | Green Party

The Green Party has today launched the Internet Rights and Freedoms Bill, New Zealand's first ever Bill crowdsourced by a political party. Members of the public will be invited to shape the proposed law, which will protect ten basic rights and freedoms ..... More >>

6. Does ACC system provide access to justice asks UN

23 April 2014 9:00am | Acclaim Otago

The United Nations Committee responsible for the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities ("CRPD") has formally raised access to justice and other issues with the New Zealand Government. The Committee considered a report submitted ..... More >>

7. New Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security appointed

23 April 2014 11:23am | New Zealand Government

Prime Minister John Key today announced the appointment of Cheryl Gwyn as Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security. .. More >>

8. Harcourts Real Estate Sees Record Month for Website Traffic

22 April 2014 1:40pm | Harcourts

Harcourts Real Estate Sees Record Month for Website Traffic Real Estate Group Harcourts International Ltd, received a record number of visitors to both their Australian and New Zealand company websites in the month of March. Website traffic to the New ..... More >>

9. Telecom Launches Unlimited Broadband Data Plans

23 April 2014 10:15am | Telecom New Zealand

New Zealand's biggest broadband provider gives customers freedom to dive in and do more online, while having certainty about their monthly bill. .. More >>

10. Zombie Outbreak Forecast in Christchurch

12 March 2014 1:13pm | Elephant Publicity

Christchurch, be prepared for an undead invasion as the immersive theatrical experience Zombie: Red Zone, storms into the city from April 24th to May 17th - with the "expansion pack" Zombie: Red Zone Gaming taking place from April 17th to May 1st... More >>

11. 2degrees and iHeart Radio present Ed Sheeran in concert

16 April 2014 1:34pm | 2degrees Mobile

16th April 2014 2degrees and iHeart Radio present Ed Sheeran in concert...for free 2degrees and iHeartRadio have teamed up to bring top British singer songwriter Ed Sheeran to New Zealand shores for a one off show in Auckland at the ASB Theatre on ..... More >>

12. Masterchef NZ 2014 Top 15 Duos Revealed

03 February 2014 1:17pm | TV One

A rural GP, a tae kwon do champion, an air traffic controller and a former Miss New Zealand were amongst the 15 duos awarded a coveted MasterChef apron in tonight's episode of MasterChef New Zealand on TV ONE... More >>

13. Simon Cunliffe to be Labour Media Director

18 November 2013 5:31pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour Leader David Cunliffe has appointed respected journalist and columnist Simon Cunliffe as his Media Director and Chief Press Secretary. .. More >>

14. Wine awards that deliver commercial benefits

22 April 2014 1:05pm | SweeneyVesty

Entries for the 2014 New World Wine Awards open on 12 May and top winemakers are encouraging their peers to enter. In addition to the distinction of an award that recognises quality on the same international scale as all other wine competitions, ..... More >>

15. Time to do the right thing for our veterans

23 April 2014 10:55am | New Zealand Labour Party

Time to do the right thing for our veterans A Labour government will adopt the Law Commission's recommendation to ensure all war veterans are eligible for a Veteran's Pension, Labour Leader David Cunliffe says... More >>

16. Living on Mars

22 April 2014 4:36pm | Carter Observatory

President of the Mars Society New Zealand, Hari Mogosanu joins Carter Observatory on Thursday 15 May to discuss what the human living condition might be like on Mars. Since 2011, Mogosanu has been training at the Mars Desert Research Station in Utah ..... More >>

17. Gender quotas should be a last resort

23 April 2014 9:39am | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors in New Zealand (IoD), says introducing gender quotas is not the best solution to increase the number of women directors on New Zealand boards. .. More >>

18. Historic WW1 Kiwi Military Records Now Available Online

20 April 2011 5:24pm | Ancestry.com.au

Ancestry.com.au releases over 40 million historic military collections, free to search for a limited time this ANZAC Day Weekend .. More >>

19. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise on election speculation

23 April 2014 5:46pm | BusinessDesk

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rally on election speculation, MRP, Contact, Vector rise; Xero leads gainers .. More >>

20. Death of 5 year old boy in driveway accident

23 April 2014 8:51am | New Zealand Police

A 5 year old boy has died at a property in Pokeno, south of Auckland. .. More >>

21. Third National Māori Housing Conference set to take place

22 April 2014 3:21pm | Te Matapihi

Success stories in Māori Housing developments from around Aotearoa will be shared at a National Māori Housing Conference, to be held in Whanganui from May 1-3. Conference hosts the Whanganui Iwi Housing Forum and national umbrella organization Te Matapihi ..... More >>

22. Harvey Norman Offers Free TV Recycling across New Zealand

17 May 2013 4:44pm | RCN e-Cycle

Harvey Norman has extended their free TV recycling offer to 31 national stores, effective from 13 May. One TV per customer can be dropped off, free of charge at the participating stores, for a limited period... More >>

23. Kakapo Nestcam Streams Live To The World

21 April 2014 4:09pm | Kakapo Recovery

For the first time ever, the global public will be able to watch kakapo nesting activity live, thanks to a special partnership between Telecom NZ and Kakapo Recovery. .. More >>

24. Students Call for Co-ordinated Response to Recent Assaults

23 April 2014 9:46am | VUWSA

Victoria University of Wellington Students' Association President Sonya Clark sends her support to the victims of this weekend's assaults and is calling for greater action to keep students safe on campus and around Wellington. "The recent ..... More >>

25. Iwi concerned over future of country's oldest wharenui

23 April 2014 8:54am | ORA Communications

An East Coast iwi says they are concerned the Crown has not made good on its promise to return their wharenui - the oldest meeting house in the country. "The Government promised to return our wharenui, now they are reneging," said Willie Te Aho, the ..... More >>

26. Aggravated Robbery - Mobil Mt Wellington

23 April 2014 10:27am | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police are investigating an aggravated robbery incident at the Mobil petrol station on Mt Wellington Highway. .. More >>

27. Public servant is owed an apology

22 April 2014 11:29am | New Zealand Labour Party

Nigel Fyfe is owed an apology from the State Services Commissioner Iain Rennie and Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully, says Labour's State Services spokesperson, Maryan Street... More >>

28. Lumley Centre for Sale

23 April 2014 9:24am | Jones Lang LaSalle

One of Auckland's largest premium grade office towers, the Lumley Centre, is being offered for sale via a public expression of interest campaign jointly run by JLL and Knight Frank. New Zealand's CBD located premium and A-grade office towers are ..... More >>

29. Leading businessman announced as Lincoln Hub chair

22 April 2014 11:36am | Lincoln University

Another milestone in the development of a national agricultural hub at Lincoln has been reached with the appointment of a chair. .. More >>

30. Disabled Community Further Marginalised by Proposed Bill

22 April 2014 2:03pm | Muscular Dystrophy Association

Disabled Community Further Marginalised by Proposed Building Amendment Bill for Earthquake Prone Buildings to the Building Act. .. More >>

31. Fatal Crash SH 16, Kumeu - West Auckland

18 April 2014 11:28am | New Zealand Police

One person is dead and several others are seriously injured after a four-car vehicle crash at Kumeu, west of Auckland. .. More >>

32. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise on Genesis sentiment

22 April 2014 5:38pm | BusinessDesk

April 22 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand stocks rose as Genesis Energy held its gains on the second day of trading, lifting sentiment for fellow government-controlled energy companies, MightyRiverPower and Meridian Energy. Xero led gainers. .. More >>

33. Samsung users first to experience SKY's Android App SKY GO

23 April 2014 12:29pm | Samsung

Samsung has been named the exclusive Android partner for the Android launch of SKY GO, SKY's new online and mobile service. Samsung smartphone users will be the first to experience ten live streamed channels through the soon to launch Android SKY GO ..... More >>

34. Katy Perry Will Include NZ in her Prismatic World Tour 2014

27 February 2014 2:13pm | Blackout Music Management

International superstar and the hottest property in pop right now Katy Perry announced her Australian dates yesterday for The Prismatic World Tour in November 2014. Dainty Group are thrilled to confirm that New Zealand date(s) will be included and an Auckland ..... More >>

35. Country Album & Song Finalists Announced

23 April 2014 10:34am | Recorded Music NZ

Finalists for the 2014 Recorded Music NZ Best Country Music Album and APRA Best Country Music Song have been announced today (April 23) and it's female songbirds who dominate the line-up... More >>

36. PM Post-Cabinet Press Conference - April 22 2014

22 April 2014 5:41pm | The Scoop Team

The Prime Minister met with reporters today to discuss: o The recent improvement in the economy with a growing job market o Income and wealth inequality o Easter trading laws o The New Zealander killed in a drone strike in Yemen.. More >>

37. Workers can kiss goodbye to Easter Sunday off

19 April 2014 12:29pm | New Zealand Labour Party

The Government's decision to "reprioritise" scarce labour inspector resources by abandoning the enforcement of Easter Sunday Shop Trading laws means workers can kiss goodbye to a guaranteed day off, says Labour's Associate Labour Issues spokesperson ..... More >>

38. ACC's Strategy to stop compensation using ACC 167 Form

16 April 2014 12:50pm | Acclaim Otago

On Radio NZ national's morning report on 15 April 2014, ACC's spokesperson Sid Miller denied the non-compliance was just a way for ACC to refuse people. .. More >>

39. Updates on two fatal car crashes in Waitemata

22 April 2014 2:11pm | New Zealand Police

Police investigating the fatal car crash in Kumeu on Thursday night that killed 40 year-old Alofa Afaese of Helensville are calling for witnesses to the events that lead to the crash... More >>

40. TVNZ Announces New Season Line Up

13 November 2013 7:04pm | TVNZ

Television New Zealand has unveiled its exciting primetime plans for New Zealand's most watched channels in 2014. .. More >>

41. Collins' memory recovery raises further concern

21 April 2014 3:46pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Judith Collins sudden memory of briefing the New Zealand Ambassador to China about her dinner with a Chinese border official and her husband's fellow Oravida directors raises further concerns about exactly what was discussed, Labour MP Grant Robertson ..... More >>

42. Fatal Crash - Riverhead - Waitemata

21 April 2014 3:05pm | New Zealand Police

The Coatesville Riverhead Highway (SH 28) has been closed between the Riverhead turnoff on SH 16 and Old Railway Road as emergency services deal with a fatal crash near Moontide Road... More >>

43. NZ film wins mention at Sunset film festival

22 April 2014 10:36am | Craig Hutchison

Film and Stage Producer/Director Craig Hutchison, is pleased to be representing New Zealand at the Sunset Film Festival in Los Angeles, on 11 May, to pick up an HONOURABLE MENTION Award for the 18 minute short film "Letter for Hope" ( www.letterforhope.com ..... More >>

44. New East Coast study lays out economic opportunities

23 April 2014 10:50am | New Zealand Government

Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee and Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce today released a study of the East Coast region's economic potential over the next 30 years... More >>

45. Heavy rain causes some flooding issue in Levin

23 April 2014 10:11am | Horowhenua District Council

Heavy rain causes some flooding issue in Levin Heavy rain caused some flooding issues in parts of Levin on Tuesday afternoon and evening. A car was stranded after driving into a flooded part of Argyle Avenue. A house in Lynch Grove was flooded, along with ..... More >>

46. Orion Health Scholarships Awarded to Three UC Students

23 August 2013 5:28pm | Orion Health

Three computer science students from the University of Canterbury (UC) have been awarded inaugural Orion Health Computer Science Scholarships which will see them gain valuable workplace experience while completing their degrees. .. More >>

47. Māori Funds Welcomed; But Caution Needed

17 April 2014 1:26pm | Nga Pae o te Maramatanga

The government's announcement to invest up to $2.5 million a year over the next two years in Māori-led science and innovation has been cautiously welcomed by Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM), the country's only Māori Centre of Research Excellence... More >>

48. NZ Samsung Galaxy S5 plans compared

14 April 2014 8:52pm | Digitl

Want to get your hands on a Samsung Galaxy S5  without paying the full $1050 asking price upfront? New Zealand's mobile phone carriers have a range of plans that could get the Android smartphone into your paws if you commit to a monthly plan... More >>

49. Sanil Kumar has to leave New Zealand tomorrow

23 April 2014 11:24am | New Zealand Labour Party

The Associate Minister of Immigration Nikki Kaye's decision not to intervene means kidney transplant patient Sanil Kumar must leave New Zealand by tomorrow, says Labour's Immigration spokesperson Rajen Prasad. .. More >>

50. Lessons From My Right Wing Father | Jodie Bruning

21 April 2014 5:54pm | Guest Opinion

It's an election year and I am pondering my past and my present. You see, I vote Green, I have for years, yet all my beliefs, I learnt from my right wing farmer father. It's a bit confusing. However with my value set, I feel compelled to vote like ..... More >>

51. Police seek person of interest in kidnapping case

23 April 2014 2:04pm | New Zealand Police

Police investigating the violent kidnapping of a 29 year old woman are releasing a photo of Brett Makiri in an effort to locate him as soon as possible. .. More >>

52. Postal arrangements over Easter and Anzac Day

23 March 2007 1:40pm | New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post advises the following service and delivery arrangements will apply over Easter weekend. Mail will not be processed on Good Friday, giving New Zealand Post the opportunity to give delivery staff a day off on Saturday 7 April to spend ..... More >>

53. Blue Warehou - Quite Simply, a Fantastic All-Round Fish

18 September 2013 3:35pm | Fish of the Month

The humble blue warehou does not attract the rockstar status attributed to some seafood. It has a medium texture, its flavour is neither mild nor rich, it is moderately priced and available all year-round. .. More >>

54. Industry Starting To Address Gender Imbalance Says Hi-Tech L

22 April 2014 12:00pm | Qual It

Industry Starting To Address Gender Imbalance Says Hi-Tech Leader New hi-tech leader says the breadth of opportunities in the sector is better understood by young woman planning their careers.. More >>

55. Authentic Japanese tourism venture set to say 'sayonara'

23 April 2014 10:38am | Bayleys

New Zealand's most authentic Japanese tourism operation, Maruia SpringsThermal Resort, is on the market for sale. .. More >>

56. NZ migration rises to 11-year high in March

23 April 2014 12:32pm | BusinessDesk

NZ migration rises to 11-year high in March as fewer kiwis leave for Australia .. More >>

57. Manpower Australia Heads to NZ For National Tour

16 December 2013 11:46am | Manpower

For the rst time in more than ve years, the rumble of thunder will be heard Down Under when the Manpower Australia storm heads our way next April. Direct from Vegas and a sellout tour in Australia, the No. 1 Male Revue Show in the World will ..... More >>

58. World Skinny Dip Record at Rhythm & Vines (CONTAINS NUDITY)

02 January 2014 4:42pm | The Scoop Team

On the last day of 2013 a world record has been reached in Gisborne, New Zealand for the biggest amount of people in the in the water at one time with no clothes on. The music video was performed by local musician F n' C... More >>

59. Workshop to grow teaching skills for language schools

22 April 2014 9:57am | CLANZ

Two of Wellington's leading experts on community languages will be providing free training to community language teachers at a workshop this coming weekend organised by the Community Languages Association of New Zealand (CLANZ)... More >>

60. A Champion for Internet Rights and Freedoms

23 April 2014 12:54pm | Green Party

Championing Internet rights and freedoms, the Green Party has today launched New Zealand's first ever crowdsourced Internet Rights and Freedoms Bill. With her unique background and experience in human rights law and ICT, Green Party Candidate for ..... More >>

61. School pay continues improvement

23 April 2014 3:28pm | New Zealand Government

The latest Novopay complaints reports confirm the system is settling back into a more consistent and steady state after the busy start-of-year period. Minister Responsible for Novopay Steven Joyce today released the reports on complaints and notifications ..... More >>

62. Taika Waititi lends support to #BeefWithBullies campaign

23 April 2014 9:16am | Pead PR

Even if Chardonnay doesn't like your Michael Jackson dance moves, that's no reason for you to be made fun of. Renowned Kiwi director, Taika Waititi has pledged his support to the Mad Butcher's anti-bullying campaign #BeefWithBullies. With ..... More >>

63. Oil and Gas Regulatory Information Session

23 April 2014 12:17pm | Dunedin City Council

Six government agencies, together with regional and district councils, share the responsibility for managing petroleum and mineral activities in New Zealand. .. More >>

64. Shake up for Home Shopping as Yesshop Launches

04 November 2013 4:58pm | Yesshop

Kiwi shoppers are set to experience home shopping in a new and creative way unmatched in New Zealand, with the launch of Yesshop, a brand new home shopping channel and e-commerce outlet modelled on the world's biggest* and most vibrant home shopping ..... More >>

65. KPMG: Financial Reporting Overhaul

29 January 2014 11:17am | KPMG

The new Financial Reporting Act overhauls the statutory reporting obligations of entities in New Zealand and was part of the Government's Business Growth Agenda to improve capital markets and reduce compliance costs for small and medium sized ..... More >>

66. Fonterra's Waitoa UHT Site Produces First Commercial Product

23 April 2014 11:02am | Fonterra

Process Operators Neeta Sharma and Greg Smith with some of the first product produced at Fonterra's Waitoa UHT Site . Fonterra's $120 million UHT milk processing site at Waitoa has produced its first 25,000 Anchor UHT cream packs ready for sale. UHT ..... More >>

67. Germany jumps to NZ's fifth largest market

23 April 2014 12:21pm | Tourism New Zealand

With 9,424 extra arrivals for the 12 months to the end of March, Germany has overtaken Japan to become New Zealand's fifth largest visitor market. Total arrivals from Germany were up 14.5 per cent for the year to 74,224 - the highest ever recorded ..... More >>

68. New Appointment to Whitireia and WelTec Council

23 April 2014 12:05pm | WelTech and Whitireia

Roger Sowry, Chair of the Council of WelTec and Whitireia today announced the appointment of Antony Royal to the institutions' governing body. "I am very pleased to announce Antony's appointment and delighted he has accepted this new role," says Mr Sowry... More >>

69. Committee response on inquiry into improving child health

17 April 2014 5:25pm | Office of the Clerk

Dr Paul Hutchison, Chairperson of the Health Committee, would like to inform you that the Select Committee has taken the unusual step of responding to the Government's response to the Health Select Committee's report above because it considers the ..... More >>

70. Power prices soar on the eve of winter

21 April 2014 3:12pm | New Zealand Labour Party

On the eve of winter as New Zealanders are turning on their heaters, power prices have soared sky high, Labour's Energy spokesperson David Shearer says. .. More >>

71. NZ Ranked World's Most Socially Advanced Country

03 April 2014 2:41pm | The Social Progress Imperative

New Zealand is the most socially advanced nation in the world according to a major new global index published today by US-based nonprofit, the Social Progress Imperative, and released at the 2014 Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship. New Zealand ..... More >>

72. Study suggests advice on saturated fats could be wrong

23 April 2014 9:10am | Federated Farmers

Federated Farmers is welcoming a new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, which found no link between saturated fats and heart disease. While this in no way endorses an unbalanced diet, it is perhaps a start on centring the pendulum. "It ..... More >>

73. Fatal shooting in Gisborne

20 April 2014 10:19am | New Zealand Police

Early this morning Police and ambulance officers attended an incident following a shooting at a local residence in Te Hapara, Gisborne. .. More >>

74. Competition for Unique Investec Super Rugby Jerseys Red Hot

23 April 2014 8:58am | Colenso BBDO

New Zealand rugby fans are signing up by the thousands for a chance to see the name of a Kiwi kid they know on the front of their favourite Investec Super Rugby player. In just five days, BNZ Future Stars has received over 2,000 entries for the online ..... More >>

75. Gordon Campbell on the Shane Jones departure

23 April 2014 3:01pm | Gordon Campbell

Shane Jones has left Parliament in the manner to which we have become accustomed, with self interest coming in first and second, and with the interests of the Labour Party (under whose banner he served) way, way back down the track... More >>

76. Chief Coroner releases NZ annual suicide figures 2013

27 August 2013 1:24pm | Chief Coroner

Chief Coroner Judge Neil MacLean today released the provisional annual suicide figures for the year ending 30 June 2013. .. More >>

77. Family Court Consumers Group appalled at legal rort

20 April 2014 10:50am | 24-7

Family Court Consumers Group appalled at Lawyer for Child's "1 meeting in 10 years" taxpayer funded legal rort .. More >>

78. Derek Leask: Media Advisory Re: Nigel Fyfe MOJ Appointment

21 April 2014 3:56pm | Derek Leask

Derek Leask yesterday 20 April 2014 made the following observations in response to a media enquiry about the recently announced appointment of Mr Nigel Fyfe, currently Deputy Secretary at the Ministry of Justice (Legal and Operational Services and Legal ..... More >>

79. Sky Tower wears giant poppy to mark partnership with RSA

17 April 2014 2:38pm | SKYCITY

The Sky Tower will wear a 13-metre poppy projected onto its side for the first time in its 17-year history, to commemorate SKYCITY's second annual Poppy Partnership with the Auckland Returned & Services Association... More >>

80. Marathon Entries On The Up

20 April 2014 12:24am | Christchurch Airport Marathon

Organisers of the Christchurch Airport Marathon say their event is poised to return to pre-earthquake participation levels. .. More >>

81. Tertiary education leader takes senior position at Waiariki

17 April 2014 1:23pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Waiariki Institute of Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Jefferies as Director of Partnerships and Planning. Richard is an accomplished senior tertiary education leader, having been Provost (Deputy Chief Executive) at Te Whare ..... More >>

82. Martin Doyle cartoon: Sleeping with the fishes

23 April 2014 1:11pm | Martin Doyle

Although it's all no doubt above board, to the outsider it appears as if a significant member of the Opposition has been taken out of play by means of a [tax-payer funded] lucrative job offer just prior to the election. Some view it as a killer blow to ..... More >>

83. Genesis to list with third-largest share register

16 April 2014 2:50pm | New Zealand Government

Genesis Energy will have the third-largest New Zealand share register on the NZX when it lists tomorrow, Finance Minister Bill English and State Owned Enterprises Minister Tony Ryall say... More >>

84. Changes to alcohol laws have immediate effect

23 April 2014 12:48pm | New Zealand Government

Police Minister Anne Tolley says that Police reported significantly fewer serious assaults and public disorder offences after changes to alcohol laws came into full effect at the end of last year. Maximum trading hours, new infringement offences ..... More >>

85. New Defence trucks delivered to units

23 April 2014 2:00pm | New Zealand Government

Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman says the first batch of new Medium-Heavy Operational Vehicles have been delivered to NZDF units. .. More >>

86. New digital passport photo service launches nationwide

01 November 2012 3:34pm | Pharmacybrands

Auckland - 1 November, 2012 - Your local Amcal, Unichem, Life, Radius and Care Chemist pharmacies are the first to announce a state-of-the-art digital photo service that guarantees passport photos will meet the new online requirements for renewals... More >>

87. ACT Speech: Three Strikes For Burglary, Three Years Jail

21 April 2014 4:01pm | ACT New Zealand

Last year there were more than 52,000 reported burglaries. According to the Treasury, for every 10 reported burglaries, there are another 12 that go unreported. This means there were more than 120,000 burglaries last year - or over 2000 a week. .. More >>

88. Update Gisborne Shooting - Operation Kowhai

20 April 2014 5:31pm | New Zealand Police

The Gisborne CIB is continuing their investigation into the shooting of a 39 year old local man at a residential address in the suburb of Elgin overnight. Detective Senior Sergeant Craig Scott said 'at approximately 2.40am this morning a male entered ..... More >>

89. New Modern Asian Cuisine Restaurant in Queenstown

21 November 2013 2:59pm | Madam Woo

Kiwi Michelin star chef Josh Emett and buisness partner Fleur Caulton, the duo who own and operate Queenstown's stylish Rata restaurant, have taken their award winning skills and added a new flavour to the town's dining scene, opening the doors to ..... More >>

90. Hutson, Reeves seek SGM to vote on Janes ousting from Abano

23 April 2014 5:55pm | BusinessDesk

April 23 (BusinessDesk) - Abano Healthcare shareholders Peter Hutson and James Reeves invoked their rights under the Companies Act to call for an extraordinary general meeting next Monday to consider a resolution to dump Trevor Janes as chairman and ..... More >>

91. World' best prizefighters signed to compete in Super 8

03 March 2014 3:34pm | Sky Arena

European specialists join the world's biggest heavyweight boxing tournament - the last-man-standing SUPER 8 - in Auckland .. More >>

92. New Zealand's wait for scarce shingles vaccine is over

17 February 2014 9:50am | Trio Communications

ZOSTAVAX[TM] (Zoster Vaccine Live) has arrived in NZ Auckland. February 17, 2014 - After a prolonged wait, New Zealand has secured a continuous supply of the world's first and only vaccine against the painful and debilitating shingles infection, which ..... More >>

93. NZ support for largest solar array in the Pacific

23 April 2014 3:10pm | New Zealand Government

Foreign Minister Murray McCully today announced that New Zealand is supporting the construction of the Pacific's largest solar energy array in Samoa. "New Zealand is working in partnership with the Government of Samoa, the European Union, and the ..... More >>

94. ANZAC closures of Wellesley Street East for cycleway project

22 April 2014 12:04pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

As the Grafton Gully cycleway project enters the final months of construction, the NZ Transport Agency reminds drivers of project-related closures of Wellesley Street East in central Auckland... More >>

95. Cooks' growth through acquisition

23 April 2014 11:58am | Cooks Global Foods

To paraphrase a 1980s advertisement, "they liked it so much they bought the company". No, not an American shaver company, but a Canadian coffee business that was "their" previous owner... More >>

96. Equity crowd funding carries risks, high failure rate

23 April 2014 2:10pm | BusinessDesk

Equity crowd funding, latest step in much-hyped social capital, carries risks, high failure rate .. More >>

97. NZ dollar climbs to 2-week high vs. A$ on Aust CPI

23 April 2014 5:36pm | BusinessDesk

NZ dollar climbs to 2-week high vs. A$ as Australian inflation misses forecast, RBNZ looms .. More >>

98. New book on critical journalism in the South Pacific

23 April 2014 12:09pm | AUT University

New book on critical journalism in the South Pacific gives sweeping overview of region's recent history and challenges.. More >>

99. Select Committees - for 14 April to 17 April 2014

17 April 2014 5:29pm | Office of the Clerk

There were 15 committee meetings, all in the parliamentary complex. .. More >>

100. New Zealand's Most Stolen Cars

07 March 2013 10:18am | AA Insurance

Honda Torneo tops the list for the second consecutive year Auckland, 7 March 2013 - AA Insurance today announced the 10 most frequently stolen cars, based on its own claims data. The Honda Torneo has topped the list for the second consecutive ..... More >>

 

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