Sport

Mixed Fortunes as NZ Badminton team start individual competition in Glasgow

30 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games
The New Zealand badminton team commenced their individual competitions at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games last night NZT and continue with a busy involvement at the Emirates Arena tonight. Joe Wu was first up for... more

Leota shines in NZ Netballers big win over St Lucia

30 Jul 2014 Sport
Netball NZ Leota shines in NZ Netballers big win over St LuciaMedia Advisory29 July 2014Playing out of position, the shortest member of the New Zealand side Liana Leota was the star turn as the NZ Netball team... more

2014 GLASGOW: GOLD FOR BOYLE AND PASCOE

30 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games
Auckland swimmer Lauren Boyle bounced back from last night’s disappointment to win the women’s 400m freestyle gold medal tonight.And, making the last evening of the swimming even more special,... more

2014 GLASGOW: GREAT DAY FOR MOUNTAIN BIKERS

30 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games
Anton Cooper and Sam Gaze brought cheers from their New Zealand supporters when they won gold and silver in the men’s mountain bike cross-country race today.Cooper beat Gaze by three seconds in a great... more

Swimming boss unhappy despite Glasgow success

30 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games By Robert Lowe
Lauren Boyle may have claimed New Zealand's first Commonwealth gold by a woman in the pool for 24 years, but swim boss Luis Villanueva is not a happy man.The 16-strong team landed four medals at Glasgow - a gold... more

2014 Commonweath Games: Two gold medals highlight big day

29 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games
TUESDAY 29 JULY 2014 New Zealand had another memorable day at the Commonwealth Games, with gold medals to weightlifter Richie Patterson and shooter Sally Johnston, silvers to swimmer Lauren Boyle, shot putter Tom... more

The Super 15 rugby final – more than just a game, sports exp

29 Jul 2014 Sport
University of Canterbury The Super 15 rugby final – more than just a game, sports expert saysJuly 29, 2014The outcome of this weekend’s Super 15 rugby final is pivotally important, a University of Canterbury... more

2014 Glasgow Day 4: A deluge of medals

28 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games
New Zealand really got among the medals at the Commonwealth Games today, picking up three gold medals, two silvers and two bronzes. CYCLING It was Shane A... more

Hamilton’s Natzke on GP Podium at First Attempt

28 Jul 2014 Sport
Bikesport NZ Hamilton’s Natzke on GP Podium at First AttemptJULY 28, 2014: He’s 15, he’s fast and he’s a multi-time Kiwi champion ... now Waikato’s Josiah Natzke can write ‘Grand Prix podium’ on his list of... more

2014 Commonwealth Games: Medal-laden weekend but NZ pipped on population medal table

28 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games
Statistics New Zealand New Zealand's athletes scooped 18 medals across the weekend competition in Glasgow, but one solitary silver from the Isle of Man means it's top of Statistics New Zealand’s... more

WRC Finland special event for Paddon and Kennard

28 Jul 2014 Sport
Hayden Paddon Rallysport Global Ltd Hayden Paddon RallySport Global LtdMedia statement28 July 2014WRC Finland special event for Paddon and KennardNew Zealand’s leading rally drivers Hayden Paddon and John... more

NZ Netballers secure decisive win over Games hosts

28 Jul 2014 Netball
Netball New Zealand 26 July 2014 The New Zealand Netball team made it two-from-two after sealing a dominant 71-14 win over Scotland at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Saturday. The defending champions... more

Football: Thanks for the win memories

27 Jul 2014 Football
But another EPL visit looks unlikely, writes Michael BurgessSam Allardyce is open to another trip Down Under but don't expect another EPL visit anytime soon. Photo / APThe Football United tour is over — and... more

2014 Commonwealth Games: Silver Ferns win, Aus sneak past England

27 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games
New Zealand were about a minute away today from the prospect of facing fierce rivals Australia one game earlier than they're anticipating in the Commonwealth Games.And there was nothing the Silver Ferns could have... more

2014 Commonwealth Games: Day 3 CYCLISTS LEAD THE WAY AGAIN

27 Jul 2014 Commonwealth Games
SUNDAY 27 JULY 2014For the third consecutive day the cyclists stole centre stage and the judokas again got among the medals at the Commonwealth Games.The highlight of the day was the brilliant gold medal... more

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News

Maori Battalion’s legacy to be preserved

2 Sep 2014 News
New Zealand Government Hekia Parata 2 SEPTEMBER, 2014 Maori Battalion’s legacy to be preserved The history of the legendary... more

Funding for Northland, Auckland, Waikato freshwater project

2 Sep 2014 News
New Zealand Government Amy Adams 2 SEPTEMBER, 2014 Govt funding for Northland, Auckland, Waikato freshwater project Environment ... more

Business

SFO charges MightyRiverPower engineer with $2 mln fraud

2 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   SFO charges MightyRiverPower engineer with $2 mln fraud By Paul McBeth Sept. 2 (BusinessDesk) - The ... more

NZ terms of trade sets new 40-year high in 2nd quarter

1 Sep 2014 Business News By Suze Metherell
Article - BusinessDesk   NZ terms of trade sets new 40-year high as cheaper imports offset falling exports Sept. 1... more

Living

Crowdfunding sought for Lee Tamahori to make second NZ film

2 Sep 2014 Lifestyle
The Patriarch PRESS RELEASE: Crowdfunding sought for Lee Tamahori to return home and make second New Zealand film 2 SEPTEMBER... more

‘Best trumpet player in the galaxy’ returns

1 Sep 2014 Lifestyle
NZ Symphony Orchestra 1 September 2014 - NZSO Media Release for immediate release The ‘best trumpet player in the ... more

Property

House sales down as winter cools market - REINZ

14 Aug 2014 Property
New Zealand house sales fell in July as winter cooled the appetite of house hunters while a drop in properties selling for $400,000... more

NZ property values rise at slowest annual pace in 13 months

7 Aug 2014 Property By Paul McBeth
Aug. 7 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand property values rose at the slowest annual pace in 13 months in July as rising interest rates,... more

Migration

Who's living next door to you?

20 Aug 2014 Migration
Statistics NZ puts out detailed data on different ethnic groups, down to the 108 people from the Isle of Man. Did you know there are... more

NZ population growth speeds up

14 Aug 2014 Migration
New Zealand's climb to 4.5 million people has been faster in the past year than it has in any other year in the past decade,... more

Travel

Jetstar loses ground in NZ as Qantas plunges to A$2.84B loss

28 Aug 2014 Travel & Tourism By Paul McBeth
Aug. 28 (BusinessDesk) - Jetstar, the discount unit of Australian airline Qantas Airways, lost ground in New Zealand, while claiming... more

Auckland 10th most liveable city - again

19 Aug 2014 Travel & Tourism
Auckland has again been ranked the tenth most liveable city in the world. The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has released its... more

Sport

Vaulting and Showjumping take Centre Stage at WEG

2 Sep 2014 Sport
Equestrian Sports New Zealand Vaulting and Showjumping take Centre Stage at WEG New Zealand representatives in vaulting and... more

Haier Pulse to Begin 2015 With Toughest Trip of All

2 Sep 2014 Netball
The Haier Pulse will once again face the reigning champions in the first round of the ANZ Championship, with a trip to Melbourne to... more

Columns

Martin Doyle cartoon: Wrong arm of the law

2 Sep 2014 Opinion
Opinion - Martin Doyle   Martin Doyle cartoon: Wrong arm of the law   more

Gordon Campbell on John Key’s ‘blame it on Judith’ strategy

1 Sep 2014 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
  Gordon Campbell on John Key’s ‘blame it on Judith’ strategy Right now, Prime Minister John Key seems intent... more

Kiwi Success

The duo behind NZ's hottest new label

20 Aug 2014 People
We're expecting big things from Harman Grubisa, the new label from Auckland-based friends Madeleine Harman (right) and Jessica... more

Victoria announces new strategic appointments

11 Aug 2014 Appointments
Victoria University of Wellington has announced the appointment of New Zealand’s first Provost, Professor Neil... more

Recruitment

High dollar, hands-off Govt sends workers to dole queue

22 Aug 2014 Recruitment
The loss of up to 100 jobs at Croxley stationery in Auckland is devastating news for their families and the local Avondale... more

On track to surplus, more jobs, higher incomes

19 Aug 2014 Recruitment
New Zealand is on track to Budget surplus this year, backed by good growth, more jobs and higher incomes under the ... more