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  1. Reserve Bank leaves rates unchangedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in in its September monetary policy statement. Rapid increases in house prices in Auckland and Christchurch, New Zealand's two biggest cities, were a headache for governor Graeme Wheeler last year, who was trying to cool a heated property market ...

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  2. Significant financial distress for one in six students a " NZUSA researchRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Scoop

    NZUSA Research conducted by the New Zealand Union of Students' Associations shows that one in six students currently receiving a student allowance would be better off turning it down and applying as a low-income New Zealander for an accommodation supplement instead. "If you live in Wellington and pay the average student rent of $178 per week, then you are entitled to $89 per week in accommodation supplement.

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  3. 1 in 6 Students Would be Better off with no AllowanceRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Scoop

    Research conducted by the New Zealand Union of Students' Associations shows that one in six students currently receiving a student allowance would be better off turning it down and applying as a low-income New Zealander for an accommodation supplement instead. Student leader Daniel Haines describes this situation as "perverse", and says it is outrageous that students are worse off than many other low-income New Zealanders.

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  4. Endogenous Ouabain Is Not Ouabain [Brief Review]Read the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Christchurch Heart Institute and Department of Medicine , University of Otago-Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand; Department of Medicine, St Thomas' Hospital, London, United Kingdom ; and Division of Toxicology, Canterbury Health Laboratories, Christchurch, New Zealand . Correspondence to M. Gary Nicholls, Department of Medicine, University of Otago-Christchurch, Christchurch Hospital, Riccarton Ave, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand.

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  5. Telogis Announces Strategic Investment from Fontinalis PartnersRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... offices in Europe and Latin America as well as development centers in Austin, Texas; Toronto; and Christchurch, New Zealand. Telogis' products and services are used and distributed in more than 100 countries worldwide. To learn more about Telogis, ...

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  6. NY Times Names Point Arena-Stornetta In Mendocino County Among Top World Places To Visit In 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | CBS Local

    The Point Arena-Stornetta unit of the California Coastal National Monument on the Mendocino County coast. Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands in Mendocino County is number three on the list, behind Cape Town, South Africa and Christchurch, New Zealand.

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  7. Leading Our PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Southland Times

    CLIMATE OF CONCERN: Scientists Mike Rudge, left, and Lionel Carter are concerned about the fate of Te Papa's natural history collection. Te Papa's recent choice of a foreign chief executive could hardly be described as a conspicuous success.

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  8. John Brittten Tribute Scheduled For Feb. 21-22, 2015, In New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Roadracing World

    The Christchurch BEARS Motorcycle Club, in conjunction with the Britten Motorcycle Company, announced today that their annual Sound of Thunder motorcycle race meeting to be held in February 2015, will be called the "John Britten Tribute Sound of Thunder". "As 2015 marks the twentieth anniversary of John's passing, the upcoming meeting will be named in John's honour " said BEARS President Murray Sutherland.

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  9. International Spinal Cord Injury Upper Extremity Basic Data SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Spinal Cord

    ... Hospital, and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand Correspondence: Professor F Biering-Sørensen, Department for Spinal Cord Injuries, Glostrup Hospital, Havnevej 25, ...

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  10. Man shot swans with rifleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Press On-Line

    Christchurch District Court Judge Brian Callaghan remanded Jie He Zhou for sentence on December 4 after he pleaded guilty to the Wildlife Act charge. The prosecution was brought by the North Canterbury Fish and Game Council, whose general manager, Rod Cullinane, told of a police officer hearing a "barrage" of .22 rifle fire near the end of Drain Road on June 7. He was taken out onto Lake Ellesmere in a boat where he saw Zhou in a mai-mai with a .22 Ruger rifle and several spent shells were on the floor.

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  11. Erin Eldridge Pens Gentle Love Story that Mirrors Life's RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... the mysterious and spiritual side of existence. About the Author Erin Eldridge lives in Christchurch, New Zealand, along with most of her family. She teaches deaf students and loves her job. She has been an English teacher for a number of years and ...

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  12. Election 2014: Second leaders' debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    Prime Minister John Key and Leader of the Opposition David Cunliffe are facing off in round two of the pre-election debates in Christchurch this evening.

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  13. Great-Grandma With Dementia Writes Moving Letter Before Taking LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | International Business Times

    An elderly woman, Gillian Bennett, born in Christchurch, New Zealand, and suffering from dementia decided to take her own life on Aug 25, reported Daily Mail .

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  14. City Sales InvestmentRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Scoop

    Martin Dunn of City Sales wants more New Zealander's to invest now for their future, launches City Sales Investment to act on an investor's behalf A new investment vehicle is being launched today by Auckland property figure Martin Dunn, which hopes to entice more New Zealanders to invest now for their future in what he calls a "sensible, ... (more)

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  15. Dark night brings out the best in the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Press On-Line

    BRILLIANT: Kaituna Valley resident Matt Searles put together this image of the Aurora Australis and the Milky Way over Lake Ellesmere on Wednesday night.

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  16. Scott Eastwood stars in the inspirational Christian film The Perfect WaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Alcatraz. Eastwood delivers a breakthrough performance as McCormack, who leads a mundane life in Christchurch, New Zealand. At 24, he sets off in search of the perfect wave. He drags his closest surfing buddy, tempting fate and the call for a wild ...

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  17. Plumpton College appoints new winemakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Drinks Business

    ... University before taking a graduate diploma in oenology and viticulture at Lincoln University in Christchurch, New Zealand. In addition to her winemaking teaching duties at Plumpton, Midgley will also take responsibility for the commercial side of ...

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  18. Great grandmother suffering from Dementia penned moving letter before taking her own lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... decision to take her own life before the crippling disease did. Gillian Bennett, born in Christchurch, New Zealand, but who lived in Bowen Island, in British Columbia in Canada with her husband Jonathan Bennett, penned a heartbreaking letter ...

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  19. BRAINIAC Lessons from a portable earthquake machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... strategy. The engineers, Kenneth Stokoe and Brady Cox, studied a series of earthquakes that struck Christchurch, New Zealand, in 2010-2011. Those quakes were especially destructive because they caused the "liquefaction" of the soil beneath the city. ...

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  20. Bob Dylan Announces Dates for Fall North American TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... of Australian concerts. The overseas outing will wind down with a September 10 performance in Christchurch, New Zealand. News of the tour follows Tuesday's announcement that Dylan will release a deluxe six-disc set on November 4 featuring recordings ...

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