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47 min ago | International Business Times
In a testimony to the European Parliament, Edward Snowden revealed that the NSA had helped create and find "loopholes" in New Zealand law to allow widespread eavesdropping.
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3 hrs ago | Scoop
The Director of Civil Defence Emergency Management, John Hamilton, said the Ministry and the MetService are working together, monitoring Tropical Cyclone Lusi as it moves from Vanuatu, past Fiji to New Zealand.
7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
The Bali drugs case involving a Sydney woman is seemingly at a standstill, one month after her arrest at the scene of a police raid.
11 hrs ago | Southland Times
Police released the name this afternoon and say they want to speak to people who saw a hitchhiker in the area of the crash between 9.30pm and 10.10pm.
15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Gary Wilkinson, CJ Bruton, Duane Bailey, Jarrod Kenny, Alonzo Burton, assistant coach Paul Henare and chief executive Richard Clarke parted with their locks to raise money for the six kiwis diagnosed with a blood cancer or related condition every day.
Some stories making headlines across our regions include a sleeping Wanganui family saved by a dog, a Northland family finds a giant worm and a Viking war ship will head to Europe from Tauranga in an unusual way.
In this Friday, April 25, 2008, file photo, a New Zealander visitor waves a New Zealand silver fern flag at the Conk Bayiri New Zealander Monument during a ceremony to mark Anzac Day in Gallipoli, northwestern Turkey.
New Zealanders spent more on their credit and debit cards in February, fuelled by spending on hospitality, while durables and apparel rebounded from declines in January.
New Zealand's oldest tea company, Bell Tea, is set to shut its Dunedin factory next month, ending more than 100 years of tea production in the city.
MEALTIMES ASSURED: Marty the chimp tucks into a banana at Wellington Zoo watched by Malika.
The majority of New Zealanders do not fully understand KiwiSaver especially when it comes to switching jobs, tax rates and the Government's annual contribution, research from Mercer shows.
Commonwealth Day will be celebrated on 10 March 2014 and two young New Zealanders, Tehnuka Ilanko, a PhD student at Cambridge University, and Tredegar Hall, a Master's degree graduate from Waikato University, will be representing New Zealand at this year's celebration in London.
New Zealand will hold its general election on September 20, Prime Minister John Key said on Monday, in a vote that is likely to focus on his center-right National Party's economic record.
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key on Monday called a general election for September 20 this year, when his centre-right government will seek a third term in office.
One of the passengers aboard the missing plane is a father to two young children, Engineer Paul Weeks.
Hes the nurse we all love to watch on Shortland Street, but hes not just a pretty face hes also fitand very, very tough.
Geoff Blackwell is chief executive of Auckland publishers PQ Blackwell and MILK Books, which have a total of 16 staff.