New Zealand

New Zealand's incoming leader flags TPP problems

SYDNEY (Reuters) - New Zealand’s participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has encountered an obstacle with incoming Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern insisting she will push for changes to the agreement due to be finalised next month.<p>FILE PHOTO: Jacinda Ardern, speaks during an event in …

Jacinda Ardern

Ardern firm on crackdown for Aust students

New Zealand's Prime Minister-designate Jacinda Ardern has told Sky News she is prepared to stand by comments that she would change university access …

Jacinda Ardern

New Zealand PM shocks journalist by picking up phone

When an Australian journalist wanted to find out how to correctly pronounce the name of New Zealand’s incoming prime minister, he – unknowingly – …

Jacinda Ardern

'That's news to me' - Brendon Hartley focused on F1 debut, not worried about Mexican Grand Prix

Kiwi F1 driver Brendon Hartley has impressed his team Toro Rosso in Austin so far this weekend as he prepares for his Formula 1 debut at tomorrow's …

Auto Racing

Dear Mrs Salisbury: I used an escort to help my marriage

"Neither of us make much effort in the bedroom any more but I feel very strong sexual needs."<p><b>Psychologist Robyn Salisbury helps a reader with a</b> …

New Zealand News

India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI cricket live score, live updates

On paper India start as overwhelming favourites against New Zealand in the opening ODI at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium today. Virat Kohli, who has …

Sports (India)

Reaction to Wallabies’ drought-breaking win against All Blacks

THE Wallabies have finally snapped their Bledisloe Cup losing streak, toppling the All Blacks 23-18 in a thriller at a rain-drenched Suncorp Stadium …

Rugby Union

Rugby - Loss to Wallabies puts added significance on NZ's European tour

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The All Blacks’ end-of-season tour has taken on added significance for coach Steve Hansen’s planning ahead of the 2019 World Cup in Japan after the world champions were beaten 23-18 by Australia on Saturday.<p>New Zealand All Blacks captain Kieran Read reacts as he watches …

Rugby Union

New Zealand's New Prime Minister is Promising a Zero-Carbon Nation by 2050

Going Zero-Carbon<p>New Zealand’s new Prime Minister elect, Jacina Ardern, is not wasting time to commit to fighting climate change. With the help of …

Climate

There's a large cave on the moon and it could be the perfect place for a colony

At the close of the Apollo age, just months before the final moon walk in 1971, a Nasa researcher argued that vast tunnels lie beneath the lunar …

New Zealand News

Ronald McDonald rejection 'perplexing' - charity CEO

The charity behind Ronald McDonald House is baffled by Middlemore Hospital's decision to turn down one of the houses for families of its young …

New Zealand News

India vs New Zealand: Hosts look to exorcise ghosts of South Africa defeat as ODIs return to Wankhede

Tags : #Cricket #India #India vs new zealand 2017 #Kane williamson #Kuldeep yadav #Mumbai #New zealand #Ross taylor #South africa #Sports #Tom latham …

India

Surface tension to begin India-New Zealand series with

The last time India played an ODI at the Wankhede, South Africa amassed 438 runs and crushed the hosts by 214, boasting of three centurions in …

Sports (India)

Wallabies player ratings from hard-fought win over All Blacks at Suncorp Stadium

THE 45,107 people that went through the gates at Suncorp Stadium won’t forget this in a while.<p>The Wallabies, after conceding 54 points in as many …

Rugby Union

'I want those kids to grow up as Kiwis' - Kidwell hopeful team's performance will inspire next generation of NZ stars

01:081<p>Watch: 'You got rosey-coloured glasses?' Steve Hansen brutally shuts down Aussie reporter accusing All Blacks of cheap hits<p>00:182<p>BOOM! All …

New Zealand First

Big questions ahead of the All Blacks' squad for Nov. series

9:00 PM BST<p>There's always intrigue ahead of an All Blacks squad naming for the 'End of Year Tour' -- New Zealand's last set of internationals until …

Rugby Union

All Blacks press conference (21 October 2017)

The Springboks must take the opportunity to expose Dan du Preez to Test rugby on the upcoming end-of-year tour, writes <b>CRAIG LEWIS</b>.<p>Franco Mostert has …

South African Rugby

Edmund Cotter, part of New Zealand's first Himalaya expedition, dies

Seven of the 10 graffiti artists this year are women.<p>OPINION: Damien Grant does not want local government telling him what he can do to his own …

New Zealand News

Drivers taking less care at rail crossings and New Zealand could have the answer: QUT study

“The study also found drivers did not appropriately adapt their driving behaviour to the reduced visibility of night-time driving,” Dr Larue …

Australian News

Inside Hong Kong's high-rise prostitution ring

If not for its debaucherous reputation, you might not blink an eye passing the Fuji Building.From the outside, it looks no different to the …

Hong Kong

Alley-oop! Edgar Sosa links up with Tom Abercrombie as gritty Breakers outclass Melbourne United

The New Zealand Breakers have moved into second spot on the NBL ladder after grinding out a 88-76 victory over Melbourne United today.<p>The local fans …

New Zealand News

Wish you were here? The supersize resort for the 18-30 (stone) crowd

The Resort, on the Caribbean island of Eleuthera, is custom-built for large sizes, with chairs that are a metre wide, extra-wide room doorways and …

New Zealand News

Cigarettes stolen in Dunedin dairy ram raid

Dunedin police are looking for four people and warning others to be on the look-out for cheap cigarettes, following a ram raid at a dairy early this …

New Zealand News

Immigrants unaware domestic abuse is illegal in New Zealand

Not all immigrants are aware that domestic violence is a crime in New Zealand, according to the police.

New Zealand News

Bledisloe Cup: Wallabies' win over All Blacks builds confidence ahead of 2019 Rugby World Cup

It says a lot about Australia's win over the All Blacks that Stephen Moore, with the experience and maturity gained by making 125 Test appearances, …

Rugby Union

All Blacks player ratings: Who starred, struggled in Bledisloe Cup loss

AN insignificant speed bump or an empire in decline?<p>Here’s how the All Blacks players rated in the shock 23-18 Bledisloe Cup loss to the Wallabies at …

Rugby Union

A2 milk stops some dairy intolerance symptoms - study

A special brand of milk containing the same amount of lactose as conventional cow's milk prevents some symptoms of dairy intolerance and eases …

Nutrition

US bombers threaten Kim Jong-un as military drills continue

Two US bombers have flown close to North Korea today in a show of force to intimidate despot Kim Jong-un.<p>The supersonic US B-1B strategic bombers …

North Korea

For sale: derelict unfinished house, suitable for demolition. Yours for $8m

JASON DORDAY/Stuff<p>An unfinished house on Auckland's Takapuna beach waterfront is selling for $8 million plus.<p>An unfinished home on a prized …

Real Estate

Clinic claims heat device destroys tummy fat

Getting rid of those love handles, the mummy tummy or that extra fat under your chin could now be as simple as a relaxing half hour treatment that …

New Zealand News