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  1. Fran O'Sullivan: Australia, NZ need to find more ways to work togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    When the Black Caps played Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground last night it was a perfect example of the aggressive transtasman competitiveness which can spur on extraordinary sporting triumphs for either New Zealand or Australia. But the successful hosting of the ICC Cricket World Cup is also a triumph of the collaborative spirit which persuades the two countries to pursue their joint interests - although obviously not in the final - and symbolises the value that can be created when the two countries choose to work together in their engagement with the rest of the world.

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  2. Disney on Ice Presents Dare to DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Scoop

    The magical show that is Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream opens in New Zealand in July 2015 and will take audiences on a spectacular journey featuring all your favourite Disney characters. Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream will travel to New Zealand from Australia, opening at Vector Arena in Auckland, and then travelling to Wellington and Christchurch.

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  3. Celebrating 50 years of astronomyRead the original story

    5 min ago | Scoop

    The First 50 Years: A celebration of half a century of optical astronomy at the University of Canterbury looks at the history of one of the most beautiful astronomical observatories in the world, Mt John University Observatory at Tekapo. In this richly illustrated book authors Professor John Hearnshaw and Alan Gilmore explore the turbulent history of the observatory which was founded at Lake Tekapo in the Mackenzie Basin and opened in 1965.

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  4. ACT man who risked life to save boys from car wreck honoured for braveryRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | ABC News

    A Canberra man who crawled inside a ute leaking petrol, to save the life of a boy whose arm was severed in a horrific crash, has been honoured for his bravery. When Terrence O'Brien from Red Hill came across the wrecked utility truck near Moss Vale in the Southern Highlands in 2009, he knew something was terribly wrong.

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  5. Aussie tourist mauled by lionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Mr Smith posted pictures of his wounds on Facebook with a recount of the horrifying attack. Photo / Facebook An Australian tourist was lucky to escape with his life after he was mauled by a lion during an African safari tour.

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  6. Travel: Conservatorium Hotel, AmsterdamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Formerly the Conservatory of Music, its architecture is Neo-Gothic, so it has an exterior of pointed gables and turrets, and interior halls and corridors with arches, columns, tiles and much marble.

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  7. How I went from whisky-phobe to whisky-file in one wee week in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    One wee week in Scotland , during its current Year of Food and Drink , swirled me from whisk y-phobe to Scotch whisky-file. 'Nosing' Scotch at Edinburgh's Scotch Whisky Experience, with the world's largest collection of Scotch Photo by Ken Hanley, Blue Badge Driver Guide in Scotland.

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  8. Peters, promises, paybackRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand First leader Winston Peters started his first day as Northland MP in a grump. His inner circle's aftermatch was at the Eagles' Nest and featured the Nairobi Trio and his mates Shane Jones and Dover Samuels.

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  9. Musical hobby earns a trip to Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    For 18-year-old Vietnamese student Thu Nguyen, who lives in Auckland, it was not anything to do with her studies, but her hobby. The emotional response from her Ho Chi Minh-based father, Minh Nguyen, came after telling him she had taken first place in the American Protege International Music Talent Competition Spring 2015 after composing a piece of music with the dan tranh, a traditional Vietnamese 17-string zither.

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  10. Deadly danger on Hobbit highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Some Rangitanuku Rd residents want more arrows drawn on the road to help foreign drivers stay on the right side. Residents of a rural Waikato road fear dodgy GPS directions to Hobbiton are endangering the lives of tourists and locals.

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  11. Is the Lucky Country losing its lustre?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Australia seems a bargain. Their dollar is worth about the same as ours - making it a great spot for a holiday.

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  12. New Market Research Report: Fornetti Slovakia spol sro in Packaged FoodRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company is also very likely to continue introducing and promoting new products every year featuring either new flavours of existing types of bakery products like croissants or new types of bakery goods. Fornetti Slovakia will also take advantage of the on-going snacking trend while dipping more into the health and wellness trend, with focus on naturally... Euromonitor International Local Company Profiles are a concise set of briefings detailing the strategic direction taken by a company.

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  13. Food and Wine: Another part of Australia's Cultural sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Whenever someone dreams about traveling to Australia many visualize a country made up of breathtaking scenery, beautiful beaches, and amazing wildlife. What most people don't know is that Australia is also known for its delicious blend of gourmet dishes and world-class wines.

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  14. New market study, "Home Depot Inc, The in Consumer Appliances (USA)", has been publishedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The retailer met its goal of having an average of 60% of labour hours dedicated to interaction with the customer in 2013. The company also expanded the ability of associates to complete online transactions for items picked up in the store from anywhere on site.

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  15. Luxury Electronic Gadgets in France - New Market ReportRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Sales of electronic luxury gadgets declined again in 2014. Luxury mobile phones, the only product in this category, is suffering from reduced purchases among wealthy tourists, who as a general trend are lowering their expenditure on luxury goods in France, largely because more luxury brands are available in their home countries and often there is little financial benefit from purchasing such products in France.

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  16. Tunnel works are set to cause delays on main Edinburgh lineRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Linlithgow Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. As a result of the Edinburgh-Glasgow line summer electrification works the Winchburgh Tunnel is due to close for 44 days causing huge disruption to all rail traffic using the line.

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  17. Australia bowl out New Zealand for 183Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Australian bowlers put up an impressive performance to give themselves a strong chance of winning the fifth cricket World Cup as New Zealand were bowled out for a paltry score of 183 in 45 overs in the final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground here on Sunday. After New Zealand were reduced to 39/3 in the 13th over, Grant Elliot and Ross Taylor defied the odds with a 111-run stand for the fourth wicket.

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  18. Korean Air's new plane boasts luxury suitesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Korean Air Lines' newest aircraft will offer passengers a luxury in-flight experience on medium-to-long distance flights beginning April 2, according to the flagship carrier. The new plane is an Airbus A330-300, which seats 272 passengers.

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  19. Auckland City Shaken By Thousands Of Protest DrummersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Scoop

    Auckland, 29 March, 2015: Thousands of people from around the country brought drums along to a protest march in order to bang home a message to visiting oil executives that deep sea oil drilling is not acceptable in New Zealand. The Auckland protest, which coincided with the launch of the Advantage New Zealand Petroleum Summit taking place in Skycity Convention Centre, also attracted the support of an international celebrity.

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  20. Lowndes Misses Golden Opportunity For Century Of WinsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Craig Lowndes fell on his own sword in his bid to become the first centurion of Australian motorsport. Instead his Red Bull Racing team-mate Jamie Whincup moved into outright second place in all-time wins with 91, passing Holden great Mark Skaife, with an emphatic victory - the second straight year the team has won all three races in Tasmania.

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