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"So we went there and thought, let's just see what happens, and then she erupted all over New Zealand. "You might see the odd air glow, or the glow of an aurora, but to see the full-on beams, the redness, and the way it erupted... and to photograph it ...
Here's some reassuring news: New Zealand might just be the safest place on Earth when it comes to surviving a possible nuclear war.
Welcome to Oamaru, where steampunk is smoking hot.
He's travelling to Vietnam for talks with President Tran Dai Quang and senior colleagues. A new foreign minister is expected to be appointed in a Cabinet reshuffle to be announced tomorrow.
FBI Director James Comey, center top, walks to a vehicle on the tarmac upon his arrival in Queenstown, New Zealand, Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Sydney (AFP) - Thousands of people rallied in Australia and New Zealand Saturday in support of science, the first of more than 500 marches globally triggered by concern over the rise of "alternative facts".
22-year-old William Arthur Ham became the first New Zealand casualty of World War I when a bullet ricocheted off his rifle, hitting him in the neck and breaking his spine and, ultimately, killing him.
The United States has confirmed it will be going through with a migrant resettlement plan made with Australia. Mike Pence (left) and Malcolm Turnbull after a joint media conference at the Kirribilli House Sydney on 22 April 2017.
KFC, Pizza Hut, Carls Jr and Starbucks workers wenton strike across New Zealand on April 22 after negotiations broke down over a new collective agreement.
A court in China has handed down a suspended sentence to a graft suspect who gave himself up after fleeing to New Zealand, saying his cooperation ...
WELLINGTON (AFP) - A Canadian man sent out invitations to a fake swingers' sex party in a desperate attempt to get himself removed from the mailing list of a ...
Danyl Mclauchlan agrees with most of the ideas in an acclaimed and bestselling new book by Max Harris about New Zealand politics, yet the What Must Be Done tome leaves him feeling even gloomier about the immediate prospects for the progressive left.
When Tracey Maris and her family decided to spend Easter Sunday at the Gordon Spratt Reserve in Papamoa, on New Zealand's east coast, they couldn't ...
Thousands of people have joined rallies in Australia and New Zealand in support of science, the first of more than 500 marches globally triggered by concern over the rise of "alternative facts".
"A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a 50-year-old New Zealand woman in relation to a fraud investigation." "Victoria police is aware that the woman they would like to speak to is currently imprisoned in New Zealand," said the statement. The ...
New Zealand scientists and supporters have taken part in the Global March for science on Saturday. Marches were also held in Auckland, Wellington, Palmerston North, Christchurch, Dunedin and Queenstown.
Weather forecasters are holding their breath that another storm brewing off the coast doesn't get any closer. A cluster of thunderstorms is strengthening as it comes down from Vanuatu.
"Brain fingerprinting", could add a revolutionary new dimension to criminal investigations in New Zealand, a NZ Law Foundation-backed research project led by Professor Robin Palmer (pictured) and Associate Professor Debra Wilson of the University of ...
Deep in the archive's bowels are pictures of Christchurch from 1876, the Queen Mother when she visited New Zealand 90 years ago, and a whole section devoted to Sir Edmund Hillary.
Japan-based FujiFilm Holdings said overnight it had set up an independent investigation committee to review the appropriateness of accounting practices at Fuji Xerox New Zealand (FXNZ). These related to certain sales leasing transactions occurring in ...
New Zealand's powerful meat promotional body has begun discussions with UK producer groups about the possibility of collaborating on post-Brexit lamb deals to third countries.
Niwa says the large storm is expected to develop and swirl to the northeast of New Zealand this weekend and into next week.
Ariana Grande can tick Australia (and New Zealand) off her touring bucket list. The U.S. pop star on Friday confirmed she'll swing Down Under later this year for a mini-trek, her first in these parts.
But while Tesla's Supercharger is the step in the right direction for e-vehicles, New Zealand's only just making the acceleration towards oil reduction.
President Trump will nominate former US Senator Scott Brown to serve as ambassador to New Zealand, the White House said Thursday, a pick that won plaudits from both Democrats and Republicans.
We moved to Australia in 1986 in order to improve our situation, and while we did that, we will always head home to New Zealand to clear the mind, replenish the spirit and feed the body. The latter usually generating a 5-10kg increase in weight every ...
It all gets underway tonight at Eden Park, the opening ceremony for the World Masters games kicks off ten days of competition for 28 thousand Athletes in 28 different sports.
As police investigate a new ISIS attack in Paris, security officials from the US, Canada, Australia, the UK and Wellington are believed to be meeting in Queenstown for a Five Eyes summit.
It is understood about 15 agencies which carry out intelligence for Five Eyes - the spying partnership of the United States, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom and New Zealand - are attending the conference. In a statement released yesterday, ...
President Donald Trump intends to nominate former Sen. Scott Brown to be the U.S. ambassador to New Zealand, the White House announced Thursday.
In the past two days, Australia, the US and New Zealand - three of the most popular destinations for Irish emigrants - have all announced plans to restrict their skilled visa programmes for foreign workers.
It's difficult to find positives from a major natural disaster, but an earthquake in New Zealand last year appears to have saved one local authority millions of dollars in coastal defences.
police cordons are still in place on Auckland's Dominion Rd after a security van robbery in Mt Roskill, police say. Cordons are in place on Auckland's Dominion Rd after a security van robbery in Mt Roskill.
The islands of New Zealand hold so many more possibilities for even the most seasoned traveller. And with a total population of about 4.4 million (yup, that's less than Singapore) residing on a land mass that's significantly larger than ours, it would ...
Nick Holmes is felling trees, milling wood and building bee hives - with a difference.
Opinion: New Zealand's tech sector is diversifying, but we need to get more of it.
Apple are launching Search Ads in New Zealand today, allowing developers to pay for featured spots on App Store searches - and clutter up your results.
I love the fact that I can work in the city and be surrounded by so much opportunity, but when I need a change of scenery or a break from the hustle and bustle I can travel only four hours up the road to my parents' farm.
New Zealand was lagging behind other developed countries in cutting greenhouse gas emissions from buildings and construction, and the report's findings showed the government needed to step in, the group said.
New Zealand is small. But that doesn't mean it has small things to offer, it packs a lot of awesome into a small place.
Mr Mullen said the office had been providing the government with advice on a relatively simple set of law changes around classification of shows for New Zealand audiences for about 18 months now. "I think that's long enough and now what we're seeing is ...
The consumer lobby group claims resellers such as Ticketmaster Resale and Viagogo were charging as much as 20 times the original price, as well as exorbitant fees.





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