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Rescued New Zealand pilot whales die

Thursday, November 6th 2014, 4:28

A group of 22 pilot whales rescued by conservationists in New Zealand on Wednesday die after stranding themselves for a second time.
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Springboks unchanged for Irish game

Wednesday, November 5th 2014, 13:18
related countries: Ireland Ireland, South Africa South Africa

South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer sticks with the team who beat New Zealand for Saturday's game against Ireland.
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Stranded pilot whales dead in NZ

Wednesday, November 5th 2014, 7:26

About 36 pilot whales died after stranding in the Eastern Bay of Plenty in New Zealand, but dozens more are saved by conservationists.
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New Zealand survive Samoa scare

Saturday, November 1st 2014, 7:59
related countries: Samoa Samoa

A Shaun Kenny-Dowall try five minutes from full-time seals a 14-12 New Zealand win over Samoa in the Four Nations.
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NZ to hold flag referendum in 2016

Wednesday, October 29th 2014, 3:20

New Zealand is to hold a binding referendum in 2016 on whether to change the design of the national flag, PM John Key says.
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England's Burrell likely to miss NZ

Tuesday, October 28th 2014, 14:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England centre Luther Burrell is unlikely to play against New Zealand on 8 November, says coach Stuart Lancaster.
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Kiwis stun Australia in Four Nations

Saturday, October 25th 2014, 11:11
related countries: Australia Australia

New Zealand shock Australia in the Four Nations with a resounding victory that ended the hosts' 16-match winning run.
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Malaysia envoy appears in NZ court

Saturday, October 25th 2014, 3:47
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia
related places: Wellington

A Malaysian diplomat appears briefly in court on charges of attempted rape in the New Zealand city of Wellington after being extradited.
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Australia coach McKenzie resigns

Saturday, October 18th 2014, 14:52
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Brisbane

Australia coach Ewen McKenzie quits after the 29-28 defeat by New Zealand in Brisbane, 11 months before the World Cup.
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Australia 28-29 New Zealand

Saturday, October 18th 2014, 11:41
related countries: Australia Australia

A last-minute converted try from Malakai Fekitoa gives New Zealand a thrilling victory over Australia.
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No Security Council seat for Turkey

Friday, October 17th 2014, 1:41
related countries: Spain Spain, Turkey Turkey

Turkey fails to gain a seat on the United Nations Security Council, with members voting in favour of Spain and New Zealand instead.
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NZ wins seat on UN Security Council

Friday, October 17th 2014, 1:39

PM John Key says New Zealand will be a "small country with a loud voice" after winning a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council.
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Cairns given perjury trial date

Thursday, October 16th 2014, 16:31

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns is told he will stand trial on perjury charges next October.
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South Africa 27-25 New Zealand

Saturday, October 4th 2014, 18:50

South Africa end New Zealand's 22-match unbeaten run as Patrick Lambie's late penalty earns a thrilling victory.
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New Zealand win Rugby Championship

Sunday, September 28th 2014, 12:09
related countries: Argentina Argentina

World champions New Zealand secure the Rugby Championship for a third successive year as they win 34-13 in Argentina.
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Former NZ skipper Cairns charged

Thursday, September 25th 2014, 17:54

Former New Zealand skipper Chris Cairns has been charged with perjury and will appear in court on 2 October.
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NZ leader wants 2015 flag vote

Monday, September 22nd 2014, 7:46

Re-elected Prime Minister John Key says a referendum on whether to change the national flag of New Zealand could be held next year.
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VIDEO: National party wins NZ election

Saturday, September 20th 2014, 21:41

New Zealand's governing party has won the country's general election by an emphatic margin.
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VIDEO: NZ's John Key celebrates poll win

Saturday, September 20th 2014, 13:39

New Zealand's governing National Party has won an emphatic victory in general elections, near-complete results show.
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NZ governing party wins elections

Saturday, September 20th 2014, 11:56

New Zealand's governing National Party, led by Prime Minister John Key, wins an emphatic election victory, near-complete results show.
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Australia want Lions 2017 tour game

Thursday, September 18th 2014, 10:25
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia, Ireland Ireland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Australian Rugby Union wants the British and Irish Lions to start their 2017 tour of New Zealand in Australia.
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VIDEO: Rare colossal squid defrosted

Tuesday, September 16th 2014, 16:06

Scientists in New Zealand have thawed and started to examine a rare colossal squid caught in a fisherman's net.
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New Zealand denies major spying plan

Monday, September 15th 2014, 12:07

New Zealand's government was planning mass domestic surveillance despite publicly denying it, according to Edward Snowden leaks.
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New Zealand edge out South Africa

Saturday, September 13th 2014, 14:48
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Wellington

Richie McCaw scores his 25th Test try to help New Zealand to a 14-10 win against South Africa in Wellington.
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Cairns to be charged with perjury

Friday, September 12th 2014, 9:17

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns says he will fight to clear his name as he faces a charge of perjury.
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NZ abuse case: More possible victims

Thursday, September 11th 2014, 7:08

New Zealand police say possible victims from several nations have contacted them after a hostel owner was charged with drugging and assaulting tourists.
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All Blacks sweep past Argentina

Saturday, September 6th 2014, 9:52
related countries: Argentina Argentina
related places: Napier

Julian Savea scores two tries as New Zealand beat Argentina 28-9 in their Rugby Championship clash in Napier.
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Man held over New Zealand killings

Monday, September 1st 2014, 6:29

Police in New Zealand detain a man suspected of shooting two people dead and injuring a third at an unemployment office.
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Fonterra in big China dairy tie-up

Wednesday, August 27th 2014, 11:51
related countries: China China

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra announces its intention to take a 20% stake in one of China's biggest milk processors, Beingmate.
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Air New Zealand in 30% earnings jump

Wednesday, August 27th 2014, 2:01

Air New Zealand posts 30% jump in pre-tax earnings for the year ending in June to NZ$332m ($277.4m; £167.7m).
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VIDEO: Colourful collapse as US hotel demolished

Sunday, August 24th 2014, 7:46
related countries: United States United States
related places: Albany

Crowds came out to see the demolition of the 100-year-old Wellington Annex building in Albany, New York on Saturday.
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England 13-13 Canada

Saturday, August 9th 2014, 17:13
related countries: Canada Canada

England qualify for the semi-finals after a dramatic draw with Canada, a result which eliminates defending champions New Zealand.
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Ireland stun champions New Zealand

Tuesday, August 5th 2014, 17:56

Ireland beat champions New Zealand 17-14 in the Women's World Cup and are on course to qualify for the semi-finals.
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NZ's Carter out of Australia games

Tuesday, August 5th 2014, 11:05
related countries: Australia Australia

Fly-half Dan Carter is ruled out of New Zealand's first two Rugby Championship matches against Australia through injury.
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Broods: New Zealand's next pop export

Thursday, July 31st 2014, 22:16

Meet New Zealand's next big musical exports
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Pooley denied time trial gold medal

Thursday, July 31st 2014, 11:19
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England's Emma Pooley wins silver in the women's cycling time trial at Glasgow 2014 as New Zealand's Linda Villumsen takes gold.
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NZ lawmakers back match-fixing bill

Thursday, July 31st 2014, 4:35

New Zealand lawmakers back a bill making match-fixing a crime punishable by up to seven years in prison, as it prepares to host major sporting events.
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South Africa shock NZ to win gold

Sunday, July 27th 2014, 23:01
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South Africa shock New Zealand in the final of the rugby sevens to end the All Blacks' unbeaten Commonwealth Games record.
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Tributes paid to British MH17 victim

Saturday, July 19th 2014, 12:44
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Robert Ayley, a father-of-two reportedly from Surrey and living in New Zealand, was among those on board the downed Malaysia Airlines plane, his family says.
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New Zealand agree first Test in Samoa

Friday, July 18th 2014, 9:56
related countries: Samoa Samoa

New Zealand are set to play a historic Test match in Samoa in 2015, their first official visit to the Pacific Islands.
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Airline pulls 'sexist' flight video

Wednesday, July 9th 2014, 13:40

An Air New Zealand safety video, which featured top models in bikinis demonstrating emergency procedures, is replaced after petition.
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