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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: news

Fate of Middle Earth

Monday, October 25th 2010, 16:59

New Zealand's strange love of The Hobbit
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Laxman back as India recall trio

Monday, October 25th 2010, 12:28
related countries: India India

India recall VVS Laxman, Gautam Gambhir and Ishant Sharma for November's Test series against New Zealand.
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New Zealand 24-10 England

Saturday, October 23rd 2010, 8:51

England's second-half fightback falls short as they lose the opening game of the Four Nations tournament against New Zealand.
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New aftershock hits Christchurch

Tuesday, October 19th 2010, 0:50
related places: Christchurch

A strong aftershock near the New Zealand city of Christchurch cuts power and phone services, six weeks after a major earthquake.
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Bangladesh clinch NZ series sweep

Sunday, October 17th 2010, 10:59
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh
related places: Mirpur

Bangladesh beat New Zealand by three runs at Mirpur to wrap up a 4-0 win in their one-day series.
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All Blacks pick Williams for tour

Sunday, October 17th 2010, 8:29

Rugby league convert Sonny Bill Williams is named in the New Zealand squad for next month's northern hemisphere tour.
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Bangladesh secure historic NZ win

Thursday, October 14th 2010, 12:18
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Bangladesh seal their first series win against top-level opposition with victory over New Zealand to go 3-0 up in their best-of-five one-day series.
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Australia's women beat Kiwis to win hockey gold

Wednesday, October 13th 2010, 9:43
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Australia's women beat New Zealand on penalties to win a thrilling Commonwealth hockey final, while England win bronze.
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NZ apology for 'fat Indian' slur

Monday, October 11th 2010, 8:42
related countries: India India

A second New Zealand broadcaster is accused of racism - this time for calling the governor general "a fat Indian".
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TV host in India race row quits

Sunday, October 10th 2010, 13:49
related countries: India India

New Zealand television host Paul Henry resigns after provoking public outrage over his on-air comments about Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.
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Sam Neill wades into Hobbit row

Wednesday, October 6th 2010, 10:05

Jurassic Park actor Sam Neill criticises New Zealand's prime minister for getting involved in the ongoing dispute over The Hobbit film.
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Hobbit movie 'should stay in NZ'

Monday, October 4th 2010, 11:37

A union dispute should not lead to filming of The Hobbit being driven out of New Zealand, the country's prime minister says.
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Truck rescue for beached NZ whales

Friday, September 24th 2010, 15:27

A number of whales that became stranded on a beach in New Zealand have been rescued by teams that used trucks to move them to calmer waters.
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NZ adds to India's Games pressure

Thursday, September 23rd 2010, 13:41
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

New Zealand is the latest country to delay its arrival for the Commonwealth Games in India, where PM Manmohan Singh has called a crisis meeting.
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Row over NZ school dead possum-tossing contest

Thursday, September 23rd 2010, 10:51

An animal cruelty group says it plans to talk to a school in New Zealand that held a possum-tossing contest.
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New Zealand ends quake emergency

Thursday, September 16th 2010, 7:21
related places: Christchurch

New Zealand authorities lift a state of emergency in Christchurch, almost two weeks after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake devastated the city.
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NZ inquiry into spy's 'false' CV

Monday, September 13th 2010, 10:14

New Zealand prime minister orders an inquiry into how a defence official accused of lying about his background was given top security clearance.
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NZ no-go zones stay amid tremors

Friday, September 10th 2010, 15:01
related places: Christchurch

New Zealand delays plans to lift no-go zones in quake-hit Christchurch after major aftershocks rock the city.
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World Cup on track despite quake

Thursday, September 9th 2010, 11:23
related places: Christchurch

New Zealand mark a year until the start of the Rugby World Cup, less than a week after Christchurch was devastated by a 7.1-magnitude earthquake.
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Australia, NZ top 'giving' index

Wednesday, September 8th 2010, 9:02
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia and New Zealand top the table in the largest ever study into global charitable behaviour, but some poor countries also scoring high.
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Powerful tremor rattles NZ city

Wednesday, September 8th 2010, 2:06
related places: Christchurch

A powerful aftershock near the New Zealand city of Christchurch causes further damage and sends residents running into the streets, reports say.
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Christchurch hit by aftershocks

Tuesday, September 7th 2010, 3:48
related places: Christchurch

Violent aftershocks rattle the New Zealand city of Christchurch following the weekend's powerful earthquake that caused widespread damage.
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NZ quake 'damaged 100,000 homes'

Monday, September 6th 2010, 11:28
related places: Christchurch

Almost two-thirds of the 160,000 homes in and around Christchurch were damaged by Saturday's earthquake, New Zealand's prime minister says.
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New Zealand assesses damage

Sunday, September 5th 2010, 18:19
related places: Christchurch

Officials in New Zealand have been evaluating the damage caused in the city of Christchurch by an earthquake and its many aftershocks.
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New Zealand crash victims named

Sunday, September 5th 2010, 7:13

Police in New Zealand name nine people, including four foreigners, who died when a light aircraft crashed after taking off from Fox Glacier on Saturday.
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Aftershocks felt after NZ quake

Saturday, September 4th 2010, 23:54
related places: Christchurch

A series of aftershocks rattle Christchurch, New Zealand, where a powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake caused widespread damage.
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In pictures

Saturday, September 4th 2010, 6:17
related places: Christchurch

Powerful earthquake damages New Zealand city of Christchurch
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Earthquake hits south New Zealand

Friday, September 3rd 2010, 23:43
related countries: United States United States

A state of emergency is declared in Christchurch after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake strikes New Zealand's South Island.
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'Worst earthquake I have ever felt'

Friday, September 3rd 2010, 21:02

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake strikes New Zealand's South Island, causing widespread minor damage and power cuts.
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Somali imprisoned for NZ hijack

Friday, August 27th 2010, 5:11
related countries: Somalia Somalia

A Somali refugee woman resident in New Zealand is jailed for attempting to hijack a domestic plane.
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Airlines' profits signal recovery

Thursday, August 26th 2010, 14:43

Air New Zealand has reported a fourfold increase in profits, leading signs of recovery in the airline industry.
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NZ acts to limit alcohol access

Monday, August 23rd 2010, 10:11

New Zealand proposes laws that will restrict under-20s from buying alcohol in shops, in bid to tackle drinking abuse.
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Your pictures

Sunday, August 22nd 2010, 7:23

Rescuing whales that became stranded in northern New Zealand
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Tri-Nations to end just before RWC

Thursday, August 19th 2010, 11:02

The 2011 Tri-Nations will end just two weeks before the start of the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.
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New Zealand thrash India in ODI

Tuesday, August 10th 2010, 16:52
related countries: India India

India are bowled out for 88, their fifth-lowest score in one-day internationals, as New Zealand thrash them by 200 runs.
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Turk accused of beating wife 'was dancing'

Saturday, August 7th 2010, 11:37

A man accused of beating his wife tells a New Zealand court they were performing a traditional dance, not fighting.
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New Zealand keep Australia at bay

Saturday, August 7th 2010, 9:27
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Christchurch

New Zealand rack up a ninth straight victory over Australia to win the Bledisloe Cup in Christchurch.
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