• Fox tries to trademark "OK, Boomer" for a new television show 19 Nov 2019 12:16 Fox has become the latest firm to attempt to trademark the phrase “OK, Boomer”, a way of mocking older generations for being out of touch. The US network filed an application for its use for a television show on 11 November, which was shared on Twitter by …
  • New Zealand ready to 'fight fire with fire' - Gary Stead 19 Nov 2019 11:35 Gary Stead, the New Zealand coach, has suggested his team may look to "fight fire with fire" during the Test series against England. While Stead acknowledged that England have, in Jofra Archer, a "point of difference" fast bowler, he …
  • Five questions for England in New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 11:35 6:02 AM ET Matt Roller CloseMatt Roller is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo. He tweets at @mroller98 England go into their Test series against New Zealand with a new head coach and hopes of building a side capable of challenging for the Ashes in 2021-22 …
  • Prince Charles and Camilla touch noses with Maori group in New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 10:30 To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Prince Charles and Camilla kicked off another day in New Zealand with a full Maori welcome on the grounds of Auckland’s Government House. The …
  • Stephen Colbert hangs out with PM Jacinda Ardern in New Zealand and it's super wholesome 19 Nov 2019 10:26 If you're a regular person arriving in a new country for a visit, you'll normally have to get a cab or wait for a bus from the airport. Not Stephen Colbert, though. When he touches down in New Zealand, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is waiting to …
  • McDonald’s could return $29 million to New Zealand workers after holiday pay error 19 Nov 2019 10:21 McDonald’s has agreed to pay what could be tens of millions of dollars to New Zealand employees after becoming embroiled in a nationwide payroll debacle. The fast food giant will pay back all past and present employees in the past 10 years for …
  • New Zealand tightens foreign investment rules 19 Nov 2019 10:17 ew rules will for the first time give the government power to reject overseas investments in sensitive areas if it decides they could be detrimental to the country, Associate Finance Minister David Parker said. — Reuters pic WELLINGTON, Nov 19 — Foreign …
  • McDonald's could return $29 million to New Zealand workers after holiday pay error 19 Nov 2019 10:12 The law is also so complex that employers often have trouble interpreting it correctly, according to the report. For instance, there are many different ways to calculate daily pay, weekly pay, holiday pay, and pay for alternative holidays — so it's …
  • New map shows how dangerous it is to visit each country in the world 19 Nov 2019 10:11 A new ranking has revealed the most dangerous countries in the world - places you won't want to visit on holiday in 2020 - based on everything from security to health risks. The latest  Travel Risk Map  allows you to see how dangerous each country is …
  • Merger between New Zealand Herald and Stuff owners back on the table 19 Nov 2019 08:58 The merger between the owners of the New Zealand Herald and the country’s most popular news website Stuff is back on the table two years after it was rejected by the high court. New Zealand Herald publisher NZME has confirmed it is in talks with Nine …
  • Future King surprises politicians with New Zealand knowledge 19 Nov 2019 08:51 Hundreds, not thousands, of people waited at Wynyard Quarter on Auckland's waterfront to greet Charles, Prince of Wales, and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. The event this afternoon was a stark contrast compared to the same time last year when …
  • New Zealand and England put cricket rivalry to the Test 19 Nov 2019 08:01 New Zealand and England will take their cricketing rivalry into the Test arena Thursday after finding themselves evenly matched in recent limited-overs thrillers. England have bragging rights after winning a rollercoaster World Cup final in July, then …
  • Cricket: New Zealand and England put cricket rivalry to the Test 19 Nov 2019 07:54 MOUNT MAUNGANUI: New Zealand and England will take their cricketing rivalry into the Test arena Thursday (Nov 21) after finding themselves evenly matched in recent limited-overs thrillers. England have bragging rights after winning a rollercoaster World …
  • New visa conditions to join partner in New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 07:37 This story was originally published on RNZ.co.nz and is republished with permission. Immigration New Zealand has released new guidance on how it will assess visa applications by partners of New Zealanders. The changes affect couples struggling to get a …
  • Air New Zealand trims Perth, Sydney schedule due to 787 engine checks 19 Nov 2019 07:04 A pair of Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9 at Auckland Airport. (Rob Finlayson) Air New Zealand has reduced flights to Perth and Sydney over the Christmas/New Year period due to required checks on its Boeing 787-9 fleet’s Rolls-Royce engines. As a result, …
  • Fiji deaths: Kiwi murder accused was 'deported from Australia' before moving to New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 07:03 A Kiwi man accused of murdering a family of five in Fiji had entered New Zealand using a different name after he was deported from Australia, a court heard. Muhammed Raheesh Isoof, who is a Fijian citizen but holds permanent residency in New Zealand, …
  • Grace Millane died 'after consensual sex act', defence alleges at trial in New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 07:02 Grace Millane died after being involved in consensual sexual activity including choking, a forensic pathologist who gave evidence on behalf of the man accused of her murder said, according to media reports in New Zealand. The young woman from Wickford, …
  • Prince Charles meets New Zealand leader, public 19 Nov 2019 06:44 Nick Perry, The Associated Press Published Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:59AM EST WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- Prince Charles met with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Tuesday and later joined wife Camilla to greet people along the Auckland …
  • Former Clinton Lumberkings player Ryan Costello found dead in New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 06:32 (CNN) — Ryan Costello, a prospect in the Minnesota Twins organization, was found dead in New Zealand at age 23. Costello arrived in Auckland last week to play his first season with the Auckland Tuatara, a team in the Australian Baseball League. In a news …
  • Northland news in brief: First council meeting, new road surfaces 19 Nov 2019 05:56 Reminder to dog owners Whangārei District Council reminds owners to keep their dogs on leash while walking around Whau Valley Dam as young kiwi have recently been released in the area. Council will be policing the leash control area to ensure owners comply …
  • Delhi: Woman from New Zealand found dead in Paharganj hotel 19 Nov 2019 05:27 Image Source : FILE Delhi: Woman from New Zealand found dead in Paharganj hotel A 49-year-old woman from New Zealand was found dead in a hotel in New Delhi’s Paharganj area on Saturday. An investigation into the matter is currently underway. According to …
  • Air New Zealand customers with travel insurance may be out of pocket from cancellations 19 Nov 2019 04:37 Travel insurance may not cover some Air New Zealand customers affected by the airline's cancellation of more than 80 international flights over the summer holiday period, an insurance service says. On Monday Air New Zealand said about 14,000 passengers …
  • Strong interest in wool auction at New Zealand Agricultural Show 19 Nov 2019 04:07 About $7.2 million was turned over in five hours of selling at a live wool auction held at the New Zealand Agricultural Show in Christchurch last week. A quality offering of mainly fine wool was very well supported. Some growers held their wool back for …
  • New Zealand to ramp up monitoring of NAB unit over capital calculation errors 19 Nov 2019 03:58 (Adds RBNZ deputy governor comment, background) WELLINGTON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - New Zealand’s central bank said on Tuesday it was stepping up monitoring of National Australia Bank Ltd (NAB) subsidiary Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) after identifying errors in …
  • New Zealand to widen powers to block foreign investment on security grounds 19 Nov 2019 03:48 New Zealand said on Tuesday it will widen government powers to block foreign investment on national security grounds and ramp up oversight of strategically important industries already subject to screening. The planned legislation would allow the …
  • Former LumberKing Ryan Costello found dead in New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 03:37 WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Minnesota Twins prospect and former Clinton LumberKing Ryan Costello has been found dead in his Auckland hotel room days after joining the Auckland Tuatara in the Australian Baseball League. The Clinton LumberKings shared the …
  • Spy agencies sought govt's foreign new investment 'call-in' powers 19 Nov 2019 03:30 New Zealand's spies advised the government to give itself new powers to 'call in' applications by foreign investors for military and other national security assets, and privately-owned news media, Associate Finance Minister David Parker says. …
  • Basketball - Breaking bad: New Zealand team under fire for off-court incidents 19 Nov 2019 03:27 WELLINGTON: A pro New Zealand basketball team are under heavy scrutiny due to off-court incidents that saw their top import sacked over an assault charge and a second player issue an apology following a report of disorderly behaviour on a flight home. The …
  • Britain’s Prince Charles meets New Zealand leader, public 19 Nov 2019 03:21 Updated 9:13 pm CST, Monday, November 18, 2019 Britain's Prince Charles shakes hands with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at Government House in Auckland, New Zealand, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019. Prince Charles and his wife Camilla are on a …
  • New Zealand’s Key Assets Are Not for Sale 19 Nov 2019 02:44 Mark Patterson Spokesperson for Primary Industries 19 November 2019 New Zealand’s Key Assets Are Not for Sale: National Interest Test Delivered Today the Government announced the delivery of the promise to protect New Zealand interests by applying a new …
  • Engineering New Zealand upholds complaint about house design 19 Nov 2019 02:43 Press Release – Engineering New Zealand Engineering New Zealand has upheld a complaint that an engineers design for an architecturally designed house did not meet the standard reasonably expected from a Chartered Professional Engineer and a Chartered …
  • New Zealand's NZME confirms talks to buy media firm Stuff from Nine 19 Nov 2019 02:38 (Reuters) - NZME Ltd (NZM.NZ), the owner of New Zealand’s top-selling newspaper, said on Tuesday it was in talks with Nine Entertainment Co Holdings (NEC.AX) to buy rival news firm Stuff and has made a proposal to New Zealand’s government about a possible …
  • New Zealand broadens powers to block foreign investment on security grounds 19 Nov 2019 02:35 WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand said on Tuesday it will widen government powers to block foreign investment on national security grounds and ramp up oversight of strategically important industries already subject to screening. FILE PHOTO: Minister for …
  • NZ regulator proposes new regulatory regime for broadband networks 19 Nov 2019 02:16 New Zealand’s competition regulator The Commerce Commission has released a draft decision on a new regulatory regime for the country’s fibre broadband networks, requiring the companies to publish performance measures, such as profits, quality of service, …
  • New fibre regime to cast 'sunlight' on Chorus, fibre companies 19 Nov 2019 01:59 Dr Stephen Gale (Telecommunications Commissioner) Credit: Supplied The Commerce Commission has released its draft decisions on the design of the new regulatory regime for fibre broadband networks. For Chorus, the regulation comes in the shape of a revenue …
  • New Zealand's NZME confirms talks with Nine on Stuff acquisition 19 Nov 2019 01:31 (Reuters) - NZME Ltd (NZM.NZ), the owner of New Zealand’s top-selling newspaper, said on Tuesday it was in talks with Nine Entertainment Co Holdings (NEC.AX) to buy media firm Stuff and has put a proposal to the government on a possible transaction. …
  • PSA welcomes new era for New Zealand’s public service 19 Nov 2019 01:24 Press Release – Public Service Association The Public Service Association supports a Bill introduced by the government yesterday that aims to replace the State Sector Act 1988 with a new Public Service Act.The Public Service Association supports a Bill …
  • Rolls-Royce tells Air New Zealand Dreamliner engines unlikely to be fixed before mid-2021 19 Nov 2019 01:12 New and improved turbine blades for Air New Zealand's Dreamliner engines are unlikely to be ready before mid-2021, the airline has been told by manufacturer Rolls-Royce. On Monday Air New Zealand said about 14,000 passengers would be affected by more …
  • Disney+ launches in New Zealand: The one thing the streaming service is missing 19 Nov 2019 01:00 Disney+ has finally arrived in New Zealand, but there's one crucial feature the new streaming service is missing.  Unlike its biggest rival Netflix, Disney+ doesn't have a "continue watching" section to keep track of all the shows and …
  • New Zealand quiz: How well do you know your country? 19 Nov 2019 00:59 Survey results published on Monday suggest some Kiwis could benefit from brushing up their general knowledge. For example, only slightly more than half of those who answered the New Zealand Institute questions knew how long it took the Earth to go round …
  • Kiwishare model mooted to protect journalism in new NZME-Stuff takeover bid 19 Nov 2019 00:59 High-level talks are underway over Government backing for a new bid from NZME to buy Stuff, it is understood. Sources have confirmed the Government has been lobbied by NZME - one of the country's biggest media organisations, owner of the New Zealand …
  • Winston Peters says his party has always obeyed electoral law after new revelations about foundation 19 Nov 2019 00:59 The Electoral Commission is probing NZ First after receiving a complaint about the party's use of its foundation as an apparent slush fund. But party leader Winston Peters maintains NZ First has always obeyed the law. Stuff reported on Tuesday morning  …
  • The dying New Zealand towns that are still great for a summer break 19 Nov 2019 00:59 New Zealand's dying rural towns can be pretty rough places to live, with low-paying jobs - if you're lucky enough to find one - and a lack of amenities, prompting many to move elsewhere.  Some of our poorest towns, however, are also some of our …
  • New Zealand MPs head to Commonwealth events 19 Nov 2019 00:50 19 November 2019 New Zealand MPs head to Commonwealth events aimed at strengthening parliaments Over this week and next, New Zealand MPs will be heading to conferences on opposite sides of the world under the umbrella of the Commonwealth Parliamentary …
  • Twins prospect Ryan Costello found dead at age 23 in New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 00:41 Twins prospect Ryan Costello was found dead in his New Zealand hotel room Monday, days after joining his team in the Australian Baseball League. The 23-year-old third baseman died in his sleep, said his team, the Auckland Tuatara. No cause was given. …
  • Former Wethersfield Baseball Star Found Dead in New Zealand 19 Nov 2019 00:16 Former Wethersfield High School standout baseball star Ryan Costello was found dead in his hotel room in New Zealand on Monday, days after joining the Auckland Tuatara in the Australian Baseball League. The 23-year-old third baseman died in his sleep, …
  • New Zealand Producer Price Outputs +1.0% On Quarter 19 Nov 2019 00:04 Producer price outputs in New Zealand were up 1.0 percent on quarter and 1.8 percent on year in the third quarter of 2019, Statistics New Zealand said on Tuesday. Input prices rose 0.9 percent on quarter and 2.1 percent on year, while capital goods prices …
  • Former Mariners draft pick Ryan Costello found dead in New Zealand hotel room 19 Nov 2019 00:01 Minnesota Twins prospect Ryan Costello, whom the Mariners drafted after he played his collegiate baseball at Central Connecticut State University, was found dead in his Auckland, New Zealand, hotel room days after joining the Auckland Tuatara in the …
  • Former Fort Myers Miracle player found dead in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 23:33 News Former Fort Myers Miracle player Ryan Costello was found dead in his hotel room in Auckland, New Zealand Monday morning.  Monday, November 18th 2019, 9:57 AM EST by Taylor Crehan Updated: Monday, November 18th 2019, 11:29 AM EST
  • Nokia steals a march on Huawei for 5G in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 23:17 Spark New Zealand is to partner with Nokia for its forthcoming 5G launch but has also left the door open for Chinese vendor Huawei to be involved further down the line… Spark New Zealand is to partner with Nokia for its forthcoming 5G launch but has also …
  • VMware Carbon Black to expand its presence in ANZ with a new data centre 18 Nov 2019 23:16 VMWare Carbon Black has announced it will open a data centre in Australia as part of its commitment to the strengthen its position in the Australian and New Zealand markets. The company also announced that Australia Post has signed on as the one of the …
  • New Zealand workers need to use the toilet 18 Nov 2019 22:59 Press Release – Rail And Maritime Transport Union Women are taking medication to dehydrate themselves because they cannot access a toilet at work.19 November 2019 Women are taking medication to dehydrate themselves because they cannot access a toilet at …
  • Moana New Zealand supports WWF and Māui63 initiative 18 Nov 2019 22:33 Press Release – Moana New Zealand Moana New Zealand, Aotearoas largest Mori-owned seafood company, is throwing its support behind the initiative announced yesterday by WWF-New Zealand and MUI63, to utilise cutting edge drone technology to protect the last …
  • New Zealand: over a third of cyber attacks come from state-sponsored hackers 18 Nov 2019 22:21 New Zealand’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) reports that 38% of 339 incidents it responded to in the year since 30 June 2018 were likely from state-sponsored hackers.  NZ’s NCSC revealed the detail in its annual Cyber Threat Report released last …
  • Billy Idol announces one New Zealand date for January 2020 18 Nov 2019 22:09 Rebel Yell and White Wedding singer Billy Idol is to return to New Zealand. The rocker will perform at the Outer Fields in Western Springs in Auckland in January next year. Idol will be joined by Stellar* and Elemeno P on stage on Sunday January 19. …
  • Th' Dudes adds second Auckland show on Anzac Day for 2020 New Zealand tour 18 Nov 2019 22:09 Th' Dudes have announced a second show in Auckland on Anzac Day 2020 after their first show sold out in a few hours yesterday. The Kiwi rockers will tour New Zealand in April 2020, performing in five centres. Originally formed as a high school band  …
  • New Mikvah in New Zealand, 75 Years After the Rebbe’s Urging 18 Nov 2019 22:07 Tucked in the far southeastern corner of the globe, the Jewish community of Wellington, New Zealand, is in the process of rebuilding its aging community mikvah. For many, the endeavor is especially meaningful in the light of the special significance that …
  • CompTIA IT Industry Outlook 2020: 'Tricky Balancing Act' Ahead as Industry Enters a New Decade 18 Nov 2019 22:01 Newswise — Downers Grove, Ill., November 19, 2019 – The global information technology (IT) industry heads into 2020 balancing its drive to produce new products and services while addressing issues that are often byproducts of innovation, according to the “ …
  • Is New Zealand exploiting migrants or giving them a chance? 18 Nov 2019 21:48 OPINION: New Zealand has been accused of becoming the Dubai of the South Pacific where we treat migrants as second-class or non-citizens, allow them to be exploited, and then throw them away when we're done with them. Business commentator Bernard …
  • Twins Minor League Prospect Found Dead In New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 21:14 Twins Minor League prospect Ryan Costello was found dead over the weekend in New Zealand, where he had just arrived a week before. Costello was going to be playing for the Auckland Tuatara which is a team in the Australian Baseball League. The Tuatara …
  • New survey finds serious gaps in general knowledge 18 Nov 2019 21:02 MONDAY, 18 NOVEMBER 2019 New survey finds serious gaps in New Zealanders' general knowledge Wellington (18 November 2019): New research released by The New Zealand Initiative reveals significant gaps in adult New Zealanders’ general knowledge. …
  • New Zealand's best walks - all 100 of them 18 Nov 2019 20:50 As the days get warmer and longer the idea of getting into the bush becomes more appealing. For many busy families that's often as far as it gets. The best walks seem far away, and too hard to get to. Except they're not, as Shaun Barnett reminds us …
  • New regulatory regime for fibre broadband networks 18 Nov 2019 20:44 19 November 2019 Release no. 49 New regulatory regime for fibre broadband networks taking shape The Commerce Commission has today released its draft decisions on the design of the new regulatory regime for fibre broadband networks. “It’s our job to make …
  • Twins prospect Ryan Costello found dead at 23 in New Zealand hotel room 18 Nov 2019 20:38
  • Twins prospect, 23, dies in his sleep at a hotel in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 20:36 Minnesota Twins prospect, 23, dies in his sleep at a hotel in New Zealand days after signing with an Australian baseball team Twins prospect Ryan Costello was found dead in his hotel room in New Zealand on Monday, days after joining Australian team …
  • 'We respect his decision' - New Zealand Rugby congratulate Jamie Joseph after Japan commitment 18 Nov 2019 20:35 New Zealand Rugby have wished Jamie Joseph all the best as he continues his coaching career with Japan, seemingly taking himself out of contention to replace Steve Hansen in charge of the All Blacks. Boasting a stellar coaching record at both domestic and …
  • NZ's biggest mall to get new 15-level hotel, 5000 carparks, more shops, apartments 18 Nov 2019 20:27 New Zealand's largest shopping centre is to be expanded with a new 15-level hotel/office block, new Galleria shops on a second floor opening next year, high-rise apartments and nearly 1000 new carparks. Clive Mackenzie, chief executive of owner …
  • Costello found dead in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 19:49 Pensacola Blue Wahoos infielder Ryan Costello has been found dead in his hotel room in New Zealand. The 23-year-old Minnesota Twins prospect split time between Pensacola and Fort Myers in 2019. Tuatara, a team in the Australian Baseball League, confirmed …
  • 23-year-old Connecticut baseball player found dead in New Zealand hotel room 18 Nov 2019 19:32 (WTNH) — Ryan Costello, the Minnesota Twins prospect and a Wethersfield High School graduate, was found dead in his hotel room in Auckland, New Zealand. Costello recently joined the Auckland Tuatara, an Australian baseball team. According to The Hartford …
  • The Chase's 'Dark Destroyer's' punishing time in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 18:43 He had only been in the city for about 20 minutes, but Shaun Wallace already had a piece of Dunedin trivia up his sleeve. "The only thing I could say about Dunedin is it's Gaelic for Edinburgh, I do know that,'' he said yesterday. READ …
  • Rising fast: Bay of Plenty house prices hit new highs 18 Nov 2019 18:43 House prices in the Bay of Plenty are among the fastest-rising in the country, hitting record highs. Median prices in the region hit $620,000 in October, according to Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) data. It was a record for the region and a …
  • Speech to the New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing Annual Conference 18 Nov 2019 18:39 Good morning everyone. It is a pleasure to be with you this morning to open this year's New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing Conference and AGM. Firstly, thank you Dr Alan Jackson, NZTR Chair for your introduction. And let us acknowledge also: The NZTR …
  • Twins prospect Costello, 23, dies in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 17:04 AUCKLAND, New Zealand -- Minnesota Twins prospect Ryan Costello was found dead Sunday in his hotel room in Auckland, New Zealand. He was 23. The Connecticut native was there to play for the Auckland Tuatara of the Australian Baseball League. Preliminary …
  • Twins minor leaguer Ryan Costello dies in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 16:56 Twins minor league infielder Ryan Costello was found dead in his New Zealand hotel room Monday, two days before he was scheduled to start his season in the Australian Baseball League, according to reports. Costello, 23, had been in New Zealand for less …
  • Twins prospect Ryan Costello found dead in New Zealand hotel 18 Nov 2019 16:24 WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Minnesota Twins prospect Ryan Costello was found dead in his New Zealand hotel room Monday, days after joining a team in the Australian Baseball League The 23-year-old third baseman died in his sleep, the Auckland Tuatara …
  • Minnesota Twins prospect Ryan Costello found dead in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 15:39 Costello had arrived in Auckland last week to play his first season with the Auckland Tuatara, a team in the Australian Baseball League. In a news release, the Tuatara said "preliminary indications suggest he died of natural causes." "The …
  • Twins Prospect Ryan Costello Found Dead In New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 14:37 WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Minnesota Twins prospect Ryan Costello was found dead in his hotel room in New Zealand on Monday, days after joining the Auckland Tuatara in the Australian Baseball League. The 23-year-old third baseman died in his sleep, …
  • Scotland to face New Zealand & Argentina in 2020 autumn Tests 18 Nov 2019 14:12 Scotland gave New Zealand a fright at Murrayfield in November 2017New Zealand and Argentina have joined Japan as Scotland's opponents for next year's autumn Test series. Scotland open against the South Americans on the weekend of 6 November, …
  • Travel chaos as Air New Zealand cancels flights 18 Nov 2019 14:06 Christmas chaos looms for about 14,000 Air New Zealand customers who will be affected by ongoing Rolls-Royce engine checks on its 787-9 planes. The national carrier confirmed today it had 10 Trent 1000 engines on its 787-9 fleet but that schedule changes …
  • Air New Zealand cancels 100 Christmas flights because of Rolls-Royce engine problems 18 Nov 2019 11:49 Air New Zealand has grounded almost 100 flights over Christmas and New Year, the height of the southern hemisphere season, because of continuing problems with some Rolls-Royce engines fitted to its Boeing 787-9 aircraft. Ten of the engines are due to be …
  • Prince Charles and Camilla welcomed with a traditional haka in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 11:16 Prince Charles, 71, and the Duchess of Cornwall, 72, rounded off their first day of the eight day tour of New Zealand by watching a performance of the haka. The royals appeared impressed by the dance.
  • Atwood takes book tour to Australia and New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 11:03 Published November 18, 2019 by Katherine Cowdrey Margaret Atwood is taking her book tour to Australia and New Zealand next year in celebration of the global publication of The Testaments (Vintage).... Margaret Atwood is taking her book tour to Australia …
  • Twins prospect Ryan Costello reportedly found dead at age 23 in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 09:55 Twins prospect Ryan Costello was reportedly found dead in his Auckland, New Zealand, hotel room days after joining the Auckland Tuatara. MILB.com, the official website of Minor League Baseball, reported that the Tuatara — a member of the Australian …
  • Basic knowledge gaps exposed in New Zealand Initiative survey of Kiwis' general knowledge 18 Nov 2019 09:46 Do you know how long it takes for the Earth to orbit the sun? If you do, you're doing better than almost half the people who answered a New Zealand Initiative survey testing Kiwis' general knowledge. The representative survey, which quizzed 1000 …
  • Jadestone Energy acquires 69% stake in OMV New Zealand's Maari project 18 Nov 2019 09:33 StockMarketWire.com - Jadestone Energy said it had executed a sale and purchase agreement with OMV New Zealand to acquire an operated 69% stake in the Maari project, located offshore New Zealand, for a total of $50m. The Maari project included the Maari …
  • Turmoil for New Zealand Breakers with drinking incident on flight and star import axed 18 Nov 2019 09:19 The New Zealand Breakers are in turmoil after effectively sacking their star import who faces an assault charge and and another player being met by police at Auckland airport on Monday morning after drinking on a flight. Newshub reported that three …
  • Jadestone Energy Inc Announces Acquisition - Maari Project, Offshore New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 08:56 Jadestone Energy Inc. to Acquire an Operated 69% Interest in the Maari Project, Offshore New Zealand SINGAPORE / ACCESSWIRE / November 18, 2019 / Jadestone Energy Inc. (AIM:JSE, TSXV:JSE) ("Jadestone" or the "Company"), an …
  • Janet Jackson sparks ANOTHER audience walk-out in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 08:47 Janet Jackson sparks ANOTHER audience walk-out in New Zealand as fans complain of 'audio issues' during her set Fans walked out of Janet Jackson's set at a concert in New Zealand on Sunday One concert-goer shouted out 'Janet Jackson is s …
  • Air New Zealand cancels international flights 18 Nov 2019 08:34
  • Prince of Wales lays wreath to honour those who served for New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 07:51 The Prince of Wales laid a wreath “in solemn remembrance” to those who served for New Zealand at his first engagement during a tour to the country. Charles and Camilla arrived at the Mount Roskill War Memorial under overcast skies to recognise the efforts …
  • Charles and Camilla deftly mix the sombre with the fun on New Zealand trip 18 Nov 2019 07:50 The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall sampled some of New Zealand’s produce during the first day of their visit to the country – creating and sampling their own wine blend. Charles and Camilla, under the watch of winemaker Pete Turner, sampled …
  • Rolls-Royce engine issue forces Air New Zealand to cancel Perth flights 18 Nov 2019 07:16 Air New Zealand has cancelled dozens of flights in and out of Australia because of essential checks to Rolls-Royce engines on its Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner fleet. The carrier says 14,000 passengers will be affected by the suspension of its twice-weekly …
  • New Zealand animal hunter cops death threats over trophy snaps posted online 18 Nov 2019 07:16 Warning: The following story contains images some may find distressing. A Kiwi mum who takes her kids animal hunting and posts pictures of her kills online says she has received death threats over the divisive hobby from strangers online. Otago locals Lucy …
  • Air New Zealand cancels some flights due to Rolls-Royce engine issues 18 Nov 2019 07:13 Air New Zealand Ltd. is canceling some international flights to carry out unscheduled maintenance on Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC engines, affecting about 14,000 travelers during the holidays. Engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce RR, +0.49%  is requiring airlines …
  • Air New Zealand scraps holiday flights 18 Nov 2019 06:48 Thousands of Australian customers will be affected by changes to Air New Zealand’s schedule over the holiday period, as the airline announced plans to axe a number of international flights. The airline said the changes are necessary due to ongoing global …
  • Tearful Prince Charles lays wreath at memorial to Pacific Islanders in New Zealand  18 Nov 2019 06:46
  • Prince Charles and Camilla pay tribute to war dead at start of tour of New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 06:16 The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall paid tribute to the fallen on their first day of the royal tour of New Zealand. The royal couple laid a wreath at the cairn, in the Auckland suburb of Mount Roskill, which was renovated in 2015 for the Centenary …
  • Root's England put new philosophy to test in New Zealand 18 Nov 2019 06:04 WELLINGTON: England's two-match series in New Zealand is not part of the World Test Championship but will be no less significant for the tourists as they prepare to showcase a more patient brand of cricket under their new coach in Mount Maunganui on …
  • New Zealand Breakers suspend star import Glen Rice Jnr indefinitely 18 Nov 2019 05:42 GETTY IMAGES Glen Rice Junior has been suspended indefinitely by the Breakers following the alleged assault with intent to injure.Less than two weeks after the New Zealand Breakers touted Glen Rice Jnr as their new star import, the club has suspended him  …
  • Grounded: Air New Zealand's two years of turmoil dealing with Rolls Royce engines issues 18 Nov 2019 03:51 It started in 2017 with a diverted flight and some leaked photos of a damaged engine. Two years later and Air New Zealand is still grappling with an engineering crisis which just won't go away. On Monday Air New Zealand's Dreamliner engine issue …