Hayden Paddon and John Kennard, New Zealand’s only competitors in the FIA World Rally Championship, have moved up the leader-board to hold seventh place overall after day two of Neste Oil Rally Finland.
An active front should move slowly onto southern South Island areas from Sunday afternoon, to lie across northern Fiordland and Otago at midnight on Sunday and then cross the rest of the South Island on Monday.
They only had three days of ‘hard out’ practicing, but it was enough for Jah-Mon Fever from Aotea College to win this year’s Wellington Smokefree Pacifica Beats regional final at Sacred Heart College in Lower Hutt on Saturday.
On Tuesday and early Wednesday, a front moves northwards over southern and central New Zealand, bringing brief rain. A more significant front approaches New Zealand later Wednesday, moving across much of the country on Thursday.
Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 11:51 p.m. on Saturday evening, on Waihi Road, Normanby Township, South Taranaki.
A 57 year old female pedestrian has died as a result of being struck by a car.
Lotto, Powerball and Strike have jackpotted tonight, meaning there is a combined prize pool of $14.9 million up for grabs next weekend.
It’s been a slow month for DVD releases and this was another of The History Channel shows I picked as I scrapped the barrel, and as with last week’s review, I just hoped this wasn’t going to be overdramatized as that one was.
John Key must come clean after revelations that a US National Security Agency (NSA) engineer was in New Zealand in 2013 discussing with the GCSB the setting up of an interception site on New Zealand’s only fibre optic cable, the Green Party said today.
Women all over New Zealand will join forces in celebration of breastfeeding, taking part in The Big Latch On, the 1st and 2nd of August.
MidCentral District Health Board will be celebrating World Breastfeeding Week, from 1-7 August 2014.
EQC has settled 85 per cent of Canterbury building claims and paid out $6.8 billion (including GST) in settlements, EQC Chief Executive Ian Simpson says.
Plunket, New Zealand’s largest provider of services to support the well being of children under five, is proud to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week (Friday 1 August-7 August) in communities across the country, and on social media.
The Maintain and Sustain Runway presented at New Zealand Eco Fashion Exposed was a more relaxed casual affair with the results of the #kilasthriftshopchallenge presented by Nora Swann and the #ecovintagechallenge presented by Denise Anglesey Director of Exposed and Designer of Denise H.
A public meeting run by the West Coast District Health Board at the NBS Theatre in Westport today kicked off a conversation with the Buller community about older persons' health services.
Emirates and Sport Lisboa e Benfica (Benfica), Portugal’s most successful football club, have signed a three-year agreement. Emirates is now the Official Airline Partner of the club until 2016.
Auckland, July 3 NZPA - The move by tobacco companies to drop cigarette prices is both good and bad news, an organisation helping smokers to quit said today.
As the death toll surpasses 1000 in Gaza, TEAR Fund has launched an appeal to help civilians caught up in the conflict between Israel and Palestine.
AME Electrical has a new owner - it's staying local and it's still business as usual.
Simon Brown, a Wanganui-based professional electrician, is pleased to announce the acquisition of local business AME Electrical.
Before Saturday's Christchurch earthquake, it was the financial world that was shaken by shock waves eminating from its near neighbour, Timaru. South Canterbury Finance (SCF) collapsed, literally in the same way as many homes did around Canterbury yesterday.
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