Sport

NZ Netball: Silver Ferns Captain Casey Kopua injured as Diamonds wrap up series

12 Oct 2014 Netball
 The New Zealand netball captain Casey Kopua suffered a devastating injury as Australia took an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the Constellation Cup series in Sydney.A suspected dislocated left knee cap to Kopua with... more

NZRL National Premiership, Falcons to Final, Bulls Must Wait

12 Oct 2014 Rugby League
NZRL Pirtek NZRL National Premiership - Falcons to Final, Bulls Must Wait Defending champions Akarana Falcons have secured their spot in next week's Pirtek NZRL National Premiership final with a comprehensive... more

NZRL Media Release - All-Stars Boost Junior Kiwis Line-up

10 Oct 2014 Rugby League
NZRL NZRL All-Stars Boost Junior Kiwis Line-up Seven players from the NRL Holden Cup Team of the Year have been named in the Juniors Kiwis line-up to take on Junior Kangaroos later this month. Coach Brent... more

Eventing Action Heats up

9 Oct 2014 Equestrian
Eventing action will heat up this weekend as riders look to impress in the lead up to the NZ National One Day Event Championships next month. More than 130 riders from across the South Island are set to ... more

Kevin Anderson tips Heineken Open line-up into best yet

9 Oct 2014 Sport
In a fortnight of exciting announcements, the NZ Festival of Tennis is thrilled to confirm that South African, Kevin Anderson, will return to the Heineken Open for 2015. Anderson is the fifth Top 16 player to... more

Red hot Monfils returns for Heineken Open

8 Oct 2014 Sport
NZ Festival of Tennis Red hot Monfils returns for Heineken OpenEmbargoed until Wednesday 8 October, 5pm The NZ Festival of Tennis is pleased to announce that the tour’s resident entertainer, Gaël ... more

NRL Auckland Nines tickets on sale tomorrow

8 Oct 2014 Sport
DICK SMITH NRL AUCKLAND NINESSAT 31 JAN & SUN 1 FEB 2015, EDEN PARK, AUCKLAND TICKETS ON SALE TOMORROW AT 9.00AM! Get your friends, family, work-mates, flatmates and neighbours together for ‘The... more

NZ Badminton Age Group Championships Review

8 Oct 2014 Sport
Badminton NZ 8 October 2014For immediate release from Badminton New Zealand, for further information visit www.badminton.org.nzBADMINTON AGE GROUP CHAMPIONSHIPS REVIEWNew Zealand’s next generation of badminton... more

Top Basketball Talent in Hoop Nation

8 Oct 2014 Basketball
Wanganui District Council PRESS RELEASE - 8 OCTOBER 2014 Top Basketball Talent in Hoop Nation Players and spectators will have a ball at the 4th annual HoopNation basketball tournament in Whanganui’s... more

King Going From Strength to Strength

8 Oct 2014 Sport
Bikesport NZ KING GOING FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTHOtorohanga’s Aaron King (Honda), who topped the podium in the 14-16 years’ 250cc class at the weekend. Photo by Andy McGechan, BikesportNZ.... more

Top-Flight New Job for McIntosh

8 Oct 2014 Equestrian
Equestrian Sports New Zealand Top-Flight New Job for McIntosh Top New Zealand showjumper Samantha McIntosh’s shot at making the Rio Olympics just took a big step forward with news she has been appointed... more

Okataina leads in the new trout season stakes

8 Oct 2014 Sport
Fish and Game New Zealand Opening day Rotorua lakes - Okataina leads in the new trout season stakes   Okataina ‘impressive lead’ leads in the new trout season stakes Lake Okataina has been rated... more

New Zealand Secondary Schools Netball - Day One Summary

7 Oct 2014 Netball
Arena Manawatu has come alive for the New Zealand Secondary Schools Netball Championships with the opening day delivering some tightly contested matches. All sixteen teams played two matches on day one with... more

Newbies chosen among Four Nations Kiwis

7 Oct 2014 Rugby League
Four rookies have been included in the NZ Kiwis squad to contest the Four Nations tournament over the next six weeks. Teenage Penrith wing Dallin Watene-Zelezniak, Cronulla utility Sosaia Feki, North Queensland... more

Kawasaki Rider Scott Proves He’s One Tough Cookie

6 Oct 2014 Sport
Bikesport NZ Kawasaki Rider Scott Proves He’s One Tough CookieOCTOBER 6, 2014: The phrase “when the going gets tough; the tough get going” could have been created especially with Oparau youngster James Scott... more

< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | >

News

Government Inquiry report released

25 Nov 2014 Politics
Prime Minister John Key has today released the findings of the Government Inquiry into allegations regarding Judith Collins and a ... more

PM welcomes Inspector-General’s report

25 Nov 2014 News
Prime Minister John Key today welcomed the report of Cheryl Gwyn, Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, into issues ... more

Business

Extreme commute: From New Zealand to rural Iceland

18 Nov 2014 Business News
Every year, several dozen butchers make an epic commute - from provincial New Zealand to rural Iceland - for just two months' work.... more

A2 Milk to seek ASX listing, push into US market

18 Nov 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   A2 Milk to seek ASX listing, push into US market, renew sales into China By Fiona Rotherham Nov. 18 ... more

Living

Hawaiian Voyagers Return to Reaffirm their Link with Maori

17 Nov 2014 Lifestyle
WAITANGI, New Zealand – When intrepid Hokulea crewmembers first sailed to Aotearoa (New Zealand) 29 years ago using the ... more

Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship team in Round the Bridges

14 Nov 2014 Lifestyle
A University of Waikato Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship team is set to compete in this Sunday’s Round the Bridges. The team of... more

Property

More homes coming on board for Christchurch tenants

18 Nov 2014 Property
Social Housing Minister Paula Bennett is impressed with Housing New Zealand’s progress in building, redeveloping and repairing... more

New initiatives to improve tenancy services

17 Nov 2014 Property
Changes to the delivery of key tenancy services are set to streamline and speed up processes for landlords and tenants, Building and... more

Migration

NZ net migration rises to record in Oct as more kiwis return

24 Nov 2014 Migration By Suze Metherell
NZ net migration rises to fresh record in Oct as more kiwis return, Indian students arrive Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's... more

Australians & New Zealanders should be free to live & work in UK

3 Nov 2014 Migration
Australians and New Zealanders should be granted special status to live and work in the United Kingdom without restriction, a new... more

Travel

NZ guest nights jump to a record in September on rise in international travelers

12 Nov 2014 Travel & Tourism By Tina Morrison
Nov. 12 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand guest nights rose 1.1 percent to a record for a September month, driven by a rebound in ... more

Travel to NZ made easier for Indian business visitors

7 Nov 2014 Travel & Tourism
Associate Tourism Minister Paula Bennett and Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse say Indian nationals travelling to New Zealand... more

Sport

Lydia Ko gets record LPGA haul - and a US$1.5m payday!

24 Nov 2014 Golf
NAPLES, Fla. -- New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko was an instant millionaire even before she went into a three-way playoff Sunday in the... more

Young Netball Central Zone Shooters to Learn from the Best

24 Nov 2014 Netball
The most promising young shooters from across the Netball Central Zone are being given the opportunity to learn from the very best... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on Rick Ellis as Te Papa’s new CEO

24 Nov 2014 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
The recent appointment of former TVNZ boss Rick Ellis to head Te Papa has copped a fair bit of criticism... more

Gordon Campbell on the SAS role against Islamic State, and Podemos

20 Nov 2014 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
  Could this news report serve to explain – in a nutshell – why Prime Minister John Key has not ruled out the SAS... more

Kiwi Success

Dame Anne Salmond appointed Patron of Sail Training Trust

25 Nov 2014 Appointments
R.Tucker Thompson Sail Training Trust Dame Anne Salmond appointed Patron of Northland-based Sail Training Trust   Former New... more

Industry expert takes the helm at VMob UK/Europe

25 Nov 2014 Appointments
VMob Group Limited Global expansion continues for internationally-awarded New Zealand mobile marketing company VMob (NZAX: VML) as... more

Recruitment

Smiths City starts CEO search after Hellings signals exit

12 Nov 2014 Recruitment
Article - BusinessDesk   Smiths City starts search for new CEO after Hellings signals exit By Paul McBeth Nov. 12 (BusinessDesk)... more

More than 600 take up 3K to Christchurch jobs

28 Oct 2014 Recruitment
Social Development Minister Anne Tolley says the Government’s 3K to Christchurch scheme is a winner with 633 unemployed people... more