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New Zealand needs to listen to Pacific Island leaders when it comes to climate change action, said the Green Party today.
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Statistics Minister Nicky Wagner says the latest Use and Trust in Official Statistics Survey shows an increasing number of New Zealanders are taking part in surveys and accessing government statistics online.
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Two separate funeral services are to be held on different sides of the world for a tragic Ulsterwoman who died whilst serving as Dean of Christchurch Cathedral, New Zealand.
Police have charged two men for "car surfing", after a video of the "stupid" and "dangerous" act appeared on YouTube.
The Fire Service has warned against the fire risks of using candles and alternative heating, following three deaths in the last year involving people sleeping in caravans and sleepouts.
MEMORIAL RIDE: Jocelyn Lee Goodwin, 51, was killed in a crash in April. This picture, was taken in August 2012 at a Bike Manawatu Dinner.
The Fire Service Commission's appeal against a Palmerston North City Council planning decision that could silence the Ashhurst fire siren could be resolved out of court.
New Zealand made it double silver at Hampden Park this morning, with shot putter Tom Walsh and hammer thrower Julia Ratcliffe each finishing second.
Christchurch is becoming one of the most expensive places in New Zealand to be a tenant, with the average rent only $20 a week cheaper than in Auckland.
The takeover bids launched for two NZX-listed firms yesterday could signal a new phase of heightened acquisition activity on the local sharemarket as companies take advantage of relatively low interest rates to fund business purchases and increase revenue, say analysts.
Former Auckland commissioner of Crown Lands Darcy O'Brien, who has died aged 96, made at least 40 separate property purchases.
The only child of a New Zealander living in California has died in a motorcycle crash, about a kilometre away from the mechanics who were to have fixed the bike.
For decades the South Taranaki District Council has believed a dog was buried in a human grave in the Hawera Cemetery.
A woman's indignation at police checking she was sticking to her bail conditions was based on a forged medical certificate, police say.
The 23-year-old alleged attacker is in a critical condition after driving himself to City Medical on Wellesley Rd. The father, a 33-year-old forestry worker who asked not to be named, said he was asleep upstairs in his Mcvay St home in Napier South when his wife answered the front door.
Constable Chris Muir writes up a ticket for a youth caught in possession of alcohol in an alcohol-free zone in Wellington.
But the town aims to become New Zealand's number one boutique destination, according to my enthusiastic host Jillian O'Neill.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 09:27 am
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