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News: New Zealand

We have started to collect the most important news related to New Zealand in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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New Zealand to ban prison smoking

Monday, June 28th 2010, 13:16

New Zealand is to ban smoking in prisons from 1 July 2011, but critics say that the ban will make jails more dangerous.
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A pub and 18 houses on offer in New Zealand mountain village sale

Monday, June 28th 2010, 7:00
related places: Otira

Owners of a southern New Zealand village, Otira, say bids to buy it are coming in from far and wide.
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Rugby U: New Zealand 42-9 Wales

Saturday, June 19th 2010, 9:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Fly-half Dan Carter scores two tries in a fine performance as he masterminds a heavy New Zealand win over Wales.
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Live - international rugby

Saturday, June 19th 2010, 7:12
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Dunedin, Sydney

Martin Johnson's under pressure England side face Australia in Sydney after the All Blacks hammer Wales 42-9.
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Smash and grab raid fails when burglar is hit by his own rock

Saturday, June 12th 2010, 3:23
related places: Wellington

A robbery attempt at a shop in Wellington, New Zealand fails when the burglar gets hit by his own rock.
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NZ MP in porn expenses scandal

Friday, June 11th 2010, 9:26

MPs in New Zealand are revealed to have used official credit cards to buy flowers, champagne and pornographic films.
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Japan trial for whaling activist

Thursday, May 27th 2010, 8:24
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Tokyo

An activist from New Zealand who boarded a Japanese whaling ship goes on trial in Tokyo, and denies assault charges.
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Sri Lanka thrash Black Caps in US

Sunday, May 23rd 2010, 20:21
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

Sri Lanka hit back from defeat in Florida on Saturday to beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the second Twenty20 match.
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Made in heaven

Saturday, May 15th 2010, 11:01

What makes New Zealand a lifestyle superpower?
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Paraguay top group after NZ draw

Thursday, May 13th 2010, 15:39
related countries: Paraguay Paraguay

Paraguay cruise into the last 16 of the World Cup after a dismal goalless draw with New Zealand, who are eliminated.
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New Zealand secure historic Italy draw

Thursday, May 13th 2010, 14:29

New Zealand achieve the greatest result in their history by holding defending World Cup champions Italy to a 1-1 draw.
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New Zealand snatch last-gasp draw

Thursday, May 13th 2010, 14:06
related countries: Brazil Brazil, North Korea North Korea, Portugal Portugal, Slovakia Slovakia

Winston Reid's injury-time header earns New Zealand a 1-1 draw against Slovakia.
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England defeat Kiwis to top group

Monday, May 10th 2010, 20:44
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Eoin Morgan produces an innings of impressive calm as England win their World Twenty20 Super Eights group with a three-wicket victory over New Zealand.
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Live - England v New Zealand

Monday, May 10th 2010, 18:24
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England beat New Zealand to finish top of their Super Eights group, meaning Pakistan also qualify for the semis and the Black Caps crash out.
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Live - England v South Africa

Saturday, May 8th 2010, 12:59
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England thrash South Africa by 39 runs in the World Twenty20 after New Zealand pull off a last-ball victory over holders Pakistan.
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Hung or balanced?

Friday, May 7th 2010, 14:50

Lessons in coalition government from New Zealand
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Live - South Africa v New Zealand

Thursday, May 6th 2010, 13:00
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

South Africa beat New Zealand by 13 runs in Barbados at the ICC World Twenty20.
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Sri Lanka upbeat on Murali injury

Thursday, May 6th 2010, 6:20
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Muttiah Muralitharan is recovering from his groin injury and will remain in Sri Lanka's World Twenty20 squad.
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France to return 15 Maori heads

Wednesday, May 5th 2010, 0:21
related countries: France France

The French parliament votes to return the heads of at least 15 tattooed Maori warriors to New Zealand.
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Live - England v Ireland

Tuesday, May 4th 2010, 13:00
related countries: Ireland Ireland, United Kingdom United Kingdom, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

England go through to the World Twenty20 Super Eight stage after their clash against Ireland in Guyana is abandoned because of rain.
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NZ beat Sri Lanka in T20 thriller

Friday, April 30th 2010, 20:24
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Nathan McCullum is New Zealand's unlikely hero with the bat as Sri Lanka are beaten from the penultimate delivery of the ICC World Twenty20.
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Live - West Indies v Ireland

Friday, April 30th 2010, 16:33
related countries: Ireland Ireland

West Indies beat Ireland by 70 runs after New Zealand edge out Sri Lanka in a thrilling World Twenty20 opener.
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ICC World Twenty20 set to begin

Friday, April 30th 2010, 9:26
related countries: Guyana Guyana, Ireland Ireland, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

The third ICC World Twenty20 begins in Guyana on Friday with Sri Lanka taking on New Zealand, before West Indies face Ireland.
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New Zealand racist killer jailed

Thursday, April 29th 2010, 8:00
related countries: North Korea North Korea

A white supremacist is jailed for a minimum of 16 years in New Zealand for the 2003 murder of a South Korean hitchhiker.
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Fatal Anzac Day helicopter crash

Sunday, April 25th 2010, 8:55

Three air force staff die as a military helicopter heading to an Anzac Day memorial service crashes in New Zealand.
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Rescuing Everest body 'too risky'

Thursday, April 22nd 2010, 14:46

The widow of New Zealand climber Rob Hall, who died on Mount Everest in 1996, says it is too risky to retrieve his remains.
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Tokelau declares whale sanctuary

Wednesday, April 14th 2010, 8:45
related countries: Tokelau Tokelau

The New Zealand territory of Tokelau declares a whale sanctuary in its waters, in a move conservationists say will strengthen a whaling moratorium.
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New-Stralia

Friday, April 9th 2010, 16:54
related countries: Australia Australia

What's at stake if Australia and New Zealand merged?
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NZ denies US controls intel base

Thursday, April 8th 2010, 14:50
related countries: United States United States

A New Zealand intelligence bureau is not under US control or assisting its military operations, the country's spy chiefs say.
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Japan charges NZ whaling activist

Friday, April 2nd 2010, 11:28
related countries: Japan Japan, Southern Ocean Southern Ocean

Japan charges a New Zealand anti-whaling activist on five counts, after he boarded a harpoon ship in Antarctica.
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Nepalese mountaineer to take Edmund Hillary's ashes up Everest

Thursday, April 1st 2010, 15:17
related countries: Nepal Nepal

A Nepalese mountaineer announces he will take the ashes of New Zealand explorer Sir Edmund Hillary to the summit of Everest.
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NZ calls for whaling compromise

Thursday, April 1st 2010, 9:59

Allowing whaling nations to kill a limited number of the animals is the only way to control hunting, New Zealand says.
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Australia move closer to Test win

Tuesday, March 30th 2010, 6:09
related countries: Australia Australia

Mitchell Johnson takes three wickets as Australia move closer to a series victory on day four of the second Test against New Zealand.
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Katich inspires Australia revival

Monday, March 29th 2010, 6:19
related countries: Australia Australia

Simon Katich hits his 10th Test century as Australia dominate day three of the second Test against New Zealand.
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Hughes takes Aussies to victory

Tuesday, March 23rd 2010, 4:11
related countries: Australia Australia

Phillip Hughes thrashes 86 not out in an Australia total of 106-0 as the tourists wrap up victory in the first Test against New Zealand.
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Aid flown to cyclone-struck Fiji

Wednesday, March 17th 2010, 11:35
related countries: Fiji Fiji

Australia and New Zealand begin airlifting aid to Fiji, as it starts to pick up the pieces after a category four cyclone.
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