New Zealand

New Zealand decimate West Indies to win by 240 runs

New Zealand decimated West Indies with a day to spare in the second Test on Tuesday to sweep the series 2-0.<p>The hosts registered a 240-run victory as …

West Indies

A 200-Pound Penguin Once Prowled the Seas of Ancient New Zealand

Penguins are objectively adorable animals. The flappy little buddies waddle around on stubby feet, and some even like to be tickled. Their chicks are …

Science

Study tracks movement of pre-European Maori

A young researcher has combined cutting-edge data analysis and ancient artefacts to gain fresh insights into our country's pre-European history.<p>The …

New Zealand News

Cricket: New Zealand wrap up Windies series with 240-run win

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand's bowlers steadily chipped away at the West Indies lineup to record a ruthless 240-run victory shortly before tea on the fourth day of the second test at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Tuesday to wrap up a 2-0 series sweep.<p>Mitchell Santner took wickets on successive …

West Indies

21 Amazing Experiences You Can Only Have in New Zealand

https://theculturetrip.com/pacific/new-zealand/articles/21-amazing-experiences-you-can-only-have-in-new-zealand/<p>Culture Trip<p>Here's a definitive guide …

Amazing

Nelson in the spotlight: is a storm brewing in New Zealand's boho bay?

Swelled by creative émigrés in the 20th century, the city known for its good life now has an ageing population – and a lack of homes for the young<p>Dutch explorer Abel Tasman didn’t get a warm welcome in Golden Bay in December 1642 when, 375 years ago this week, he became the first European to make …

Cities

New Zealand Father Demonstrates How to Get the Christmas Shopping Done

How to DAD creator Jordan Watson of Auckland, New Zealand decided to help us all out this holiday season by demonstrating how to get the Christmas …

Christmas

Singaporean man dies in car accident in New Zealand: Report

SINGAPORE: A Singaporean man was killed in a car accident in New Zealand on Monday afternoon (Dec 11).<p>According to a statement by the New Zealand …

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Rafting the Landsborough River - one of New Zealand's greatest adventures

I am so excited to finally share the story of what quite possibly is New Zealand’s greatest adventure – rafting the wild and remote Landsborough …

Beaches, lakes, rivers closed due to toxic algae, wastewater

Swimming spots across the country have been closed ahead of summer for a variety of reasons. NIWA's chief freshwater scientist John Quinn says people …

New Zealand News

The First 13 Things I Noticed After Moving to Wellington

1Wellington LOVES brunch (and so do I!)<p>Brunch in Wellington<p>I brunched regularly in Vancouver, but most brunch menus were only available over …

The Kiwi 12 days of Christmas list will set you back more than last year

STUFF<p>12 days of Kiwi Christmas treats are more expensive this year.<p>The annual 12 days of Kiwiana Christmas list is back but this year it will set you …

New Zealand News

New Zealand bans vaginal mesh over safety fears

The country's medical watchdog, Medsafe, said the mesh will be removed from supply by early January following safety concerns with the …

UK News

FOREX-Dollar steady with focus on Fed meeting; kiwi near 2-week highs

* Dollar little changed vs basket of major currencies<p>* Fed expected to raise rates on Wednesday<p>* NZ dollar trades near 2-week highs<p>* Kiwi bolstered …

Economy

Clamped while in the car: Auckland motorists cry foul

Motorists having wheels clamped while sitting inside their cars are the latest in a string of woeful tales about the current unregulated state of …

New Zealand News

Black Caps to rest key players for Windies ODIs

2017-12-12 08:33<p>Kane Williamson (Getty)<p>Hamilton - <b>New Zealand</b> are to rest senior players including <b>Kane Williamson and Tim Southee</b> for part of the …

Sport (South Africa)

Australian fitness guru Ashy Bines sued $150,000 for plagiarism

Gold Coast fitness instructor Ashy Bines is under attack for allegedly plagiarizing recipes.<p>A food blogger is threatening legal action against …

New Zealand News

New Zealand vs West Indies: Neil Wagner's three-wicket haul helps Kiwis win Hamilton Test, clinch series 2-0

Tags : #Colin de grandhomme #Cricket #Kraigg brathwaite #Neil wagner #New zealand #Raymon reifer #Roston chase #Shai hope #Sunil ambris #Test cricket …

West Indies

Govt confirms national standards dropped

The government has officially announced the demise of the national standards in reading, writing and maths.<p>Education Minister Chris Hipkins said …

Education

Daredevil plunges to death after stunt goes horribly wrong

A famous Chinese 'rooftopper' fell to his death from a skyscraper in a daring $21,000 challenge as he sought to use his fame to help lift his family …

New Zealand News

What Donald Trump’s Diet Coke habit may be saying about his health

In a world where people are slowly swapping buckets of KFC chicken for homemade acai bowls, there is a man sitting in the White House, drinking 12 …

New Zealand News

'I'll be wearing my yellow scarf proudly' – Raelene Castle switches allegiances after landing Aussie rugby's top job

Rugby<p>'I'll be wearing my yellow scarf proudly' – Raelene Castle switches allegiances after landing Aussie rugby's top job<p>Source:<p>New Australian Rugby …

New Zealand News

Ban on foreign buyers in New Zealand set to have little impact, say estate agents

The upcoming ban on foreign national buying homes in New Zealand it likely to have a minimal impact, according to real estate agents.<p>The recently …

Real Estate

Afghan Biscuits

These beloved New Zealand cookies have a mysterious past.<p>Every Kiwi kid knows that toasted cornflakes and rich chocolate wafting from the kitchen …

Culture

Future of Building Information Modelling Market Will Reach at CAGR of 22.3% from 2016 to 2024: Australia, New Zealand and India Industry Analysis

Albany, NY — (SBWIRE) — 12/11/2017 — Australia, New Zealand and India Building Information Modeling (BIM) Market: Report Scope<p>The Building …

Construction

Australian Hells Angels member arrested over drug smuggling plot in Thailand

Aussie Luke Cook and his Thai wife Kanyarat Wechapitak are alleged to have been involved in a drug smuggling plot.<p>Police have arrested an Australian …

Crime

Cow disease found in North Island for first time

The cow disease Mycoplasma bovis has been found in the North Island for the first time, says the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI).<p>MPI has …

New Zealand News

Afghanistan to face India in nation's first ever Test match

Cricket<p>Afghanistan to face India in nation's first ever Test match<p>Source:<p>AAP<p>Afghanistan's inaugural Test cricket match will be against India.<p>Source: …

New Zealand News

Adriana Lima says she will no longer take her clothes off for Victoria Secret

Adriana Lima walks the runway during the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show In Shanghai at Mercedes-Benz Arena on November 20, 2017 in Shanghai, …

Fashion Modeling

Four injured after 'attempted terror attack' at New York station near Times Square

Witnesses have described terrifying scenes with people "running for their lives" after a terror-related explosion inside the New York subway system …

New Zealand News