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Toll rises to 20 from New Zealand volcano eruption as two declared dead

Added: 23.01.2020 4:17 | 8 views | 0 comments

The death toll rose to 20 on Thursday from a volcanic eruption on New Zealand's White Island last month, as two people still missing were officially confirmed dead.


New Zealand PM commits to 'positive' election campaign, warns of fake news

Added: 23.01.2020 4:16 | 14 views | 0 comments

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday she would wage a "positive" 2020 election campaign, announcing her party had signed up to Facebook's advertising transparency tool to fight misinformation.


Climate-friendly food choices protect the planet, promote health, reduce health costs

Added: 23.01.2020 2:19 | 28 views | 0 comments

Increased uptake of plant-based diets in New Zealand could substantially reduce greenhouse gas emissions while greatly improving population health and saving the healthcare system billions of dollars in the coming decades, according to a new study.

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Australia's scandal-hit Westpac names veteran banker John McFarlane as chairman

Added: 22.01.2020 20:56 | 21 views | 0 comments

Westpac Banking Corp on Thursday named banking veteran John McFarlane as chairman-elect, entrusting the former Australia and New Zealand Banking Group boss to help steer it through the fallout of a massive money-laundering scandal.


Thousands back petition to introduce koalas to New Zealand to stop them from going extinct

Added: 22.01.2020 18:17 | 16 views | 0 comments

A petition calling on New Zealand's Prime Minister to introduce koala bears to New Zealand is gaining momentum - but wildlife experts say it is a bad idea.

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Netball Nations Cup: England lose 64-48 to world champions New Zealand

Added: 19.01.2020 22:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

England fall to a 64-48 defeat to world champions New Zealand in their opening game of the Nations Cup in Nottingham.


Netball Nations Cup: Ameliaranne Ekenasio 'proud to fly flag' for mums in sport

Added: 18.01.2020 23:16 | 19 views | 0 comments

New Zealand captain Ameliaranne Ekenasio says she is "proud to fly the flag" for mothers in sport.


Pakistan lined up to pose first Irish Test

Added: 18.01.2020 18:19 | 5 views | 0 comments

Ireland's first Test match opponents are almost certain to be Pakistan, with the historic fixture set for Malahide next May. Cricket Ireland officials fly to New Zealand this week for an ICC board meeting where they will lobby for international fixtures for the next two years.

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The Coffin Club: People meeting to make their own coffins

Added: 18.01.2020 3:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

The Coffin Club of Rotorua in New Zealand organises weekly coffin making sessions.

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New Zealand Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management issues tsunami warning for New Zealand in wake of magnitude earthquake in Papua New Guinea - @NZcivildefence

Added: 17.01.2020 17:32 | 49 views | 0 comments

New Zealand Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management issues tsunami warning for New Zealand in wake of magnitude earthquake in Papua New Guinea - @NZcivildefence

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