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Britons recall New Zealand quake

Tuesday, February 22nd 2011, 10:53
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Christchurch

British nationals caught up in the Christchurch earthquake speak of the chaos and devastation in New Zealand's second city.
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VIDEO: Quake survivor: 'It was so fast, so powerful'

Tuesday, February 22nd 2011, 7:34
related places: Christchurch

New Zealand's prime minister says at least 65 people are known to have died after an earthquake struck Christchurch on the country's South Island.
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VIDEO: 'Words can't describe awful quake scene'

Tuesday, February 22nd 2011, 6:45
related places: Christchurch

People who witnessed the earthquake that struck Christchurch on New Zealand's South Island relate their experiences.
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VIDEO: Christchurch mayor injured by earthquake

Tuesday, February 22nd 2011, 5:07

The Mayor of Christchurch Bob Parker describes how he was injured during a powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake on New Zealand's South Island.
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VIDEO: NZ earthquake 'desperate situation'

Tuesday, February 22nd 2011, 1:42

Multiple fatalities have been reported after a powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck New Zealand.
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NZ urges Pacific fishery action

Monday, February 21st 2011, 5:08
related countries: Australia Australia, United States United States
related places: Pacific

New Zealand calls for help from Australia and the US to save the last sustainable fisheries of the Pacific before it is too late.
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Bennett helps NZ demolish Kenya

Sunday, February 20th 2011, 8:09
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Paceman Hamish Bennett takes 4-16 as New Zealand thrash Kenya by 10 wickets in their opening World Cup group game.
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Hobbit director to begin filming

Tuesday, February 8th 2011, 11:52

Filming of the two Hobbit movies will finally begin in New Zealand next month after a series of delays, director Peter Jackson says.
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Afridi named as World Cup captain

Friday, February 4th 2011, 10:47
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Shahid Afridi will lead Pakistan in the cricket World Cup after captaining his country to a one-day series victory in New Zealand.
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Shehzad seals Pakistan series win

Thursday, February 3rd 2011, 10:57
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Ahmed Shehzad's first one-day international century helps Pakistan to clinch their six-match ODI series with New Zealand.
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NZ poll set after Rugby World Cup

Wednesday, February 2nd 2011, 9:27

New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key announces the 2011 election date early so as not to interfere with the country's hosting of the Rugby World Cup.
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Hafeez hits ton in Pakistan win

Saturday, January 29th 2011, 10:26
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Christchurch

Mohammad Hafeez hits his maiden century to set up a 43-run victory over New Zealand in the third one-day international in Christchurch.
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NZ rues failings over 'fantasist'

Friday, January 28th 2011, 5:52

New Zealand PM John Key says the intelligence service did not follow "basic procedures" in vetting a defence scientist who turned out to be a fantasist.
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NZ inquest: Miners 'died quickly'

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 3:54

The 29 workers killed in New Zealand's Pike River mine disaster in November died in the first blast or shortly after, an inquest finds.
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Pakistan earn draw to win series

Wednesday, January 19th 2011, 8:37
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Wellington

Pakistan draw the second Test with New Zealand to win the series 1-0 - their first Test series win since 2006 - while Daniel Vettori quits as the Kiwis' Test skipper.
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Pakistan poised for NZ series win

Tuesday, January 18th 2011, 8:28
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan need 274 runs on the final day of the second test against New Zealand to wrap up a 2-0 series win
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Kiwis recover to rein in Pakistan

Monday, January 17th 2011, 9:04
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Wellington

Pakistan captain Misbah ul-Haq falls one short of his century as his side's second Test against New Zealand in Wellington is left delicately poised.
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New Zealand v Pakistan scorecard

Friday, January 14th 2011, 21:49
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Wellington

Scorecard from the second Test between New Zealand and Pakistan in Wellington
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New Zealand pair hold up Pakistan

Friday, January 7th 2011, 10:03
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda, Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Hamilton

Tim Southee and Kane Williamson lead a New Zealand fightback as they reach 260-7 on day one of the first Test against Pakistan in Hamilton.
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Pakistan seal consolation T20 win

Thursday, December 30th 2010, 10:17
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan secure a 103-run victory in the third and final Twenty20 against New Zealand, but lose the series 2-1.
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Boy in NZ thermal pool fall dies

Thursday, December 30th 2010, 9:23

An eight-year old boy dies after falling into a pool at the famous Rotorua geothermal region in northern New Zealand.
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Strong aftershocks hit NZ city

Sunday, December 26th 2010, 13:33
related places: Christchurch

A series of strong earth tremors have struck the southern New Zealand city of Christchurch.
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Aftershocks hit NZ's Christchurch

Sunday, December 26th 2010, 10:31
related places: Christchurch

Aftershocks rattle the New Zealand city of Christchurch, damaging buildings and cutting power, months after a major earthquake.
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NZ city hit by strong aftershocks

Sunday, December 26th 2010, 10:06
related places: Christchurch

Aftershocks rattle the New Zealand city of Christchurch, damaging buildings and cutting power, months after a major earthquake.
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Southee hat-trick in NZ victory

Sunday, December 26th 2010, 4:50
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Tim Southee took a hat-trick as New Zealand beat Pakistan by five wickets in the first Twenty20 international.
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The joy of trains

Saturday, December 25th 2010, 0:19
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Infinite variety of a rail journey from New Zealand to London
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New Zealand releases UFO government files

Wednesday, December 22nd 2010, 7:24

New Zealand's military releases hundreds of documents detailing claims of sightings of unidentified flying objects (UFOs).
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Virgin's New Zealand deal backed

Thursday, December 16th 2010, 8:15
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

An alliance between Australian budget airline Virgin Blue and Air New Zealand is approved by Australia's competition watchdog.
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New Zealand mine lays off workers

Tuesday, December 14th 2010, 9:20

Most of the remaining staff at a New Zealand mine where 29 workers died in an explosion last month are laid off, amid the fallout from the disaster.
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Search ends for S Korea fishermen

Tuesday, December 14th 2010, 1:06
related countries: North Korea North Korea, Southern Ocean Southern Ocean

Search crews from New Zealand call off the hunt for 17 missing fishermen from a South Korean trawler that sank in the Southern Ocean.
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NZ mine disaster firm insolvent

Monday, December 13th 2010, 7:06

The New Zealand coal mine where 29 miners died in an explosion in November has gone into receivership, unable to repay its loans
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NZ seals killed in 'callous' act

Monday, December 6th 2010, 5:18

Investigators are trying to find out who clubbed 23 protected seals to death in New Zealand over a period of several days.
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Memorial held for New Zealand miners

Thursday, December 2nd 2010, 22:17

A memorial service has been held in New Zealand for the 29 men killed in the Pike River coal mine.
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New Zealand wins pavlova battle

Thursday, December 2nd 2010, 11:42
related countries: Australia Australia

A long-running dispute between New Zealand and Australia over who invented the pavlova dessert may be over after the Oxford English Dictionary lists its origins.
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NZ silence to mourn mining tragedy

Thursday, December 2nd 2010, 3:40

A memorial service has taken place in New Zealand for the 29 miners who were killed in the Pike River coal mine.
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NZ to hold mine disaster inquiry

Monday, November 29th 2010, 4:40

New Zealand announces an inquiry into the mining disaster in which 29 men died, as the prime minister says the future of the industry is at stake.
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NZ beat Wales to seal Grand Slam

Saturday, November 27th 2010, 19:07
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Dan Carter becomes world rugby's record points scorer as New Zealand continue an unbeaten run against Wales that stretches back to 1957.
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NZ beat Wales to seal Grand Slam

Saturday, November 27th 2010, 19:07
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Dan Carter becomes world rugby's record points scorer as New Zealand continue an unbeaten run against Wales that stretches back to 1957.
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Live - autumn internationals

Saturday, November 27th 2010, 14:06
related countries: Samoa Samoa, South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

New Zealand beat Wales to seal another Grand Slam after South Africa overpower England and Scotland beat Samoa with the last kick of the game.
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