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3 hrs ago | SciDev.Net

Conspicuous absences at global science advice meeting

Last week I flew to Auckland, New Zealand, to cover the Science Advice to Governments conference, a gathering of scientists and science advisors from nearly 50 countries.

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10 hrs ago | Scoop

All on for young and old in BNT NZ SuperTourers

Andre Heimgartner and Paul Morris make a contrasting pair as they team up for the BNT NZ SuperTourers endurance series, the first section of the 2014-15 championship.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

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Compac Sorting Equipment win prestigious international award

Tuesday 2 September 2014, Auckland Compac Sorting Equipment's success as a world leader in horticulture postharvest technology has recently been recognised by the International Society for Horticultural Science .

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The New Zealand Herald

Winston Aldworth: Key's regional winner over Air NZ prices

Amid the scandals, resignations and email hackings of the past couple of weeks, John Key played one move that ought to have - in a normal, non-Whale Oiled news cycle - won the campaigning Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism some good press.

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World News Report

New Zealand university first to provide international students with...

AUCKLAND, AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND, September 1, 2014 / EINPresswire.com / -- This week Auckland University of Technology http://www.aut.ac.nz/ launches a world first nationwide 24/7 monitored personal safety service for their international students .

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MTV Australia And New Zealand Launches MTV Likes

International Superstar, Taylor Swift, next featured artist with latest smash hit, " Shake It Off" AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND; Monday 1st September 2014: MTV Australia and New Zealand have announced the launch of MTV Likes , a local music initiative profiling and supporting the hottest new clips from local and international artists.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

High profile shootings in New Zealand

Police, armed offenders and NZ army bunker down for the long haul as shooter Jan Molenaar digs himself in on Napier Hill in 2009.

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Auckland Disability Community Unite on First Feedback to UN

A group of 25 Disabled People's Organisations, interest groups and service providers, along with countless disabled people and family members have released their first assessment on New Zealand's disability rights record to the United Nations.

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Study on causes of rheumatic fever gets underway in Auckland

A study to identify and better understand risk factors for rheumatic fever - one of New Zealand's most mysterious and serious illnesses - starts recruiting participants in Auckland this week.

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University of Otago News

Study on causes of rheumatic fever gets underway in Auckland

A study to identify and better understand risk factors for rheumatic fever one of New Zealand's most mysterious and serious illnesses starts recruiting participants in Auckland this week.

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The New Zealand Herald

Nail polish detects date rape drugs

A Facebook page has been set up to garner support and raise funds to refine the prototype and get the nail polish on to the market quicker.

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The New Zealand Herald

On the campaign trail: Leaders get out to press the flesh

As the fallout from Dirty Politics swirled furiously around the political landscape, party leaders continued on the campaign trail around Auckland.

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The New Zealand Herald

Rugby: Tasman draw with Auckland at Eden Park

James Lowe of the Tasman Makos is tackled during the round three ITM Cup match between Auckland and Tasman at Eden Park.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Food Technology

Australian milk market share could increase 'north of 10%': a2 Milk Company

The a2 Milk Company believes its share of the Australian fresh milk market could increase "north of 10%" in the next 12 months.

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Get Up Stand Up

GET UP STAND UP by Tutahi Release Date: Tuesday 26 August 2014 Free download from GUSU.CO.NZ #GetUpStandUp & be the change! Visit http://gusu.co.nz for a free download.

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GlobeNewswire

Huhtam ki Oyj acquires a folded carton packaging manufacturer in New Zealand

HUHTAMAKI OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 29.8.2014 AT 8:30 Huhtamaki Oyj acquires a folded carton packaging manufacturer in New Zealand Huhtamaki has acquired Interpac Packaging Limited based in Auckland, New Zealand.

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Paddock Talk

Mazda Gets Behind The World Time Attack Challenge

Mazda Australia has thrown its support behind the World Time Attack Challenge following the announcement that the famed Le Mans-developed 767B will feature at the annual event.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Watch hilarious moment woman unknowingly licks Bird Poo off ice cream

Julie Bresnan took her eyes off her icy treat for a second, which was just enough time for a bird to deposit its mess on her ice cream before it gave her a second splattering They say it's a sign of good luck if a bird drops a bomb of poo on your head.

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Auckland Demand for Cruises on the Rise

The popularity of international cruise holidays is soaring for Aucklanders, with a 20 per cent increase in forward bookings for House of Travel.

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The New Zealand Herald

Bernard Orsman: Good news in draft budget disguises the bad

The mayor is committed to low rates increases and putting the brakes on debt. But what was missing from yesterday's politically managed event was detail of where the knife will fall to balance the books.

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