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Battersea Place, London's first New Zealand-style luxury retirement village developed by LifeCare Residences, founded by Kiwi Cliff Cook.

"The fighting forces are currently pushing forward towards the city faster than we planned, and more quickly than we had anticipated in our schedule for the campaign.
Our code share services connect customers from 11 Indian cities on Singapore airlines and Silk Air services to Singapore. From there customers can access three non-stop flights a day between Singapore and New Zealand (Auckland and Christchurch) and ...
Across the country, old buildings dressed with chandeliers, neoclassical portraits and lavish carpets, are providing a home away from home for the well-off.
I think I'm reacting, as most people are, to what that person is giving out. That truly makes them beautiful." The star also shared her advice for those looking for love on Tinder, quoting one of her favourite lines from her Sex and the City character ...

Revenue from its two Australian casinos fell more than 8 percent to $75.8m, with difficult trading conditions knocking revenue down more than 7 percent at Sky City Darwin. The company's cash-cow Auckland casino, which accounts for about half of Sky ...
By the early 1860s, New Zealand's five main towns - Auckland, Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch and Dunedin - were moving past their provisional and make-shift origins and cementing a more durable and distinguished image that underscored their ...
A man charged in the death of a New Zealand tourist who plummeted from his apartment balcony after the two began arguing during a date was found not guilty of murder on Thursday.
The Basement is back with their 8th Annual Christmas Show, and after exhausting every Christmas topic - from remakes of Jesus Christ Superstar and Charles Dickens, to Christmas murder mysteries, and pantomimes featuring internet mega-mind Santa's ...
A deep tunnel, booby trapped with an improvised explosive device, burrows under houses at the entrance to the village. Nearby, an anti-personnel mine lies half buried in a dirt road.
... title for the 15th time on Saturday at the Keep New Zealand Beautiful awards night, in which resident Alan Muntz also won the Tidy Kiwi award.
The New Zealand Company (the English company which established settlements around New Zealand in the 19th century) also recognised not everyone was drawn to the wop-wops and only towns and cities could provide the "trappings of civilisation". ... He ...
THE streets of a New Zealand town have been left deserted after one of the country's most notorious gang told drug dealers to get out or face the consequences.

He said Kaitangata's newest residents would include a South African family who were already living in New Zealand, an Auckland woman and her two sons, an Australian family and a man who had lived in Kaitangata more than 20 years ago and was moving ...
A Manawatu gang member is criticising Housing New Zealand for not acting fast enough to address the housing shortage which is now spilling over into the ...
Invercargill labeled the most democratic city in New Zealand as voter turnout tops the charts.
Shops close past 10pm here, unlike smaller towns in the South that close by 6pm. Only then did ... Granted, Queenstown is probably the most expensive town in the whole of South New Zealand, because it is where most of the tourist attractions can be found.
Penang-born K. Gurunathan has been elected mayor of Kapiti Coast in Wellington, New Zealand, comfortably defeating five other candidates, including the incumbent.
It could be turned into residential apartments with shared working space. There are a lot of empty commercial spaces in the city - maybe there's an opportunity there for the council." Another new councillor, Sara Templeton caused one of the biggest ...
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Sightings of creepy clowns that have spooked the United States appear to have sparked 'copy-cat' acts in Australia and New Zealand, with police issuing stern warnings for would-be clowns. Numerous sightings of clowns appeared ...
New Zealand sprinter Liam Malone has been gifted the key to the city of Nelson having returned to the place where he grew up on the back of winning two Paralympic gold medals at Rio 2016 last month.
New Zealand's 2016 local body election results have been revealed today. See how it all went down with RNZ's live blog of all the day's action.
Deafening thunder and brilliant lightning woke many in west and north Auckland early today as a brief but fierce storm battered the city. ... Air New Zealand warned of possible flight disruptions as predicted storms hit the upper North Island and ...
The European-owned companies are said to be looking for large, flagship premises fronting onto Cashel St at the eastern end of the city's new retail precinct. Zara's Auckland ... "We definitely want to be present in various cities in New Zealand but we ...
Residents of Otorohanga are 'devastated' by a horrific knife attack in the small town and are trying to come to terms with what happened.
The New Zealand police have released a follow-up to their viral running man video, which sparked a global dance-off between officers from New York to Edinburgh.
Christchurch Airport hopes the hotel will help solve the problem of passengers bunking down in its terminal.
An epidemic of clown sightings is spreading across America - and no one is laughing any more.
Residents of Otorohanga are 'devastated' by a horrific knife attack in the small town and are trying to come to terms with what happened.
Truro City have boosted their squad with the signing of New Zealander Erik Panzer, who will be available for Saturday's home National League South game against Dartford.
New Zealand. Helen Clark out of running for UN secretary general · firefighters battle blaze at trucking company site · More small town bank closures on the way · Mayoral candidates take on wheelchair challenge · Double knife attack: Search for couple ...
Fallon, 34, is on duty with New Zealand in friendlies against Mexico in Nashville on Saturday and then the USA in Washington DC on Tuesday, while Rooney is with Northern Ireland Under-21s, who play Ukraine in Kiev on Thursday and then France Under-21s ...
Cape Town - As the global village looks to improve access with e-visas and admin-free travel, it seems South African visitors to New Zealand will require a visitor visas from the 21 November this year. Immigration New Zealand issued a statement saying ...
The contest was cooked up in the 1980s as a fun way to help offset the area's economic decline, and even if the contest isn't on when you're in town (it's held the Tuesday after Easter), you are still more than welcome to try your hand at gumboot ...
A new report written by the General manager of City Transformation for Tauranga City Council, Jaine Lovell-Gadd, offers the council two new possibilities.
The mayors of New Zealand's four biggest cities have thrown their weight behind a campaign pushing for mandatory labelling of products containing controversial palm oil.
If you flip a sheep onto its backside, balancing it upright with your legs, the usually skittish animal will become surprisingly placid.
While not known as a thriving metropolis or cultural hub, Richmond's climate is putting the Tasman District town on the map.
He estimates 60 percent of the country's growth will happen in Auckland over the next 20 years and the super city will thrive along with Hamilton and Tauranga.
Visitors from Punjab, especially Amritsar and Ludhiana, can feel quite at home travelling in New Zealand as they will spy many familiar landmarks and names there.
"In the past, tennis stars have enjoyed trips to Waiheke and dining at some of the city's best spots like Masu and The Grill.
The residents of a New Zealand seaside town called Mangere Bridge are quite literally trying to come up with a response to the age-old saying "when life gives you lemons.
Awaroa, also known as Godley Head, is set to be the closest Department of conservation (DOC) campsite to the Christchurch City centre - only half an hour's drive out of town. Godley Head. Awaroa, also known as Godley Head. Photo: WikiCommons.
Senior Chinese film executives have met with some of Hollywood's leading movers and New Zealand leaders in discussions about stepping up collaborations, ...
Town youngster Monty Patterson has been named in the New Zealand squad for their USA tour next month.






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