A seal has taken to wandering a New Zealand suburb, then crashing just wherever. Today it was found sleeping at a local car wash by employees turning up for the morning shift—and it wasn't the creature's first unusual stop-off point. Read the rest
Two new releases from New Zealand’s Nobilo, including the budget Regional Collection bottling and the flagship Icon expression. Thoughts on these 2014 vintage releases follow. 2014 Nobilo Sauvignon Blanc Regional Collection Marlborough...Show More Summary
Nela Zisser is adding some serious stuff to her resume. Not only is she the former Miss Earth New Zealand and a fashion model, she is also a competitive eater. Ummmm, the rate at which I ate food and drank beer over Memorial Day Weekend might classify me as a competitive eater. Show More Summary
New Zealand have fitness worries over two key middle-order players ahead of the second Test at Headingley with allrounder Corey Anderson and wicketkeeper BJ Watling both struggling with injuries sustained at Lord's
Your biennial chance to see the next generation of top footballing talent kicks off later this week. Later this month, the attention of football scouts and hipsters alike will be drawn to New Zealand, where the latest edition of the FIFA U-20 World Cup is set to take place. Show More Summary
The world's smallest dolphin, found only off the coast of New Zealand, could disappear within 15 years unless efforts are taken to bring the critically endangered animal back from the brink of extinction. In what they deem a "loud wake-up call," researchers at German conservation group NABU say 43 to...
Beach House are back with a new album, Depression Cherry, out August 28 via Sub Pop in North America, Bella Union in Europe, and Mistletone in Australia/New Zealand. The follow-up to 2012's Bloom was recorded and produced by Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally with Chris Coady at Bogalusa, Louisiana's Studio in the Country. Show More Summary
On the heels of Jeff's announcement of international labor conferences, Bernard Banks (Keily Thompson, New Zealand) writes to tell us of the LawAsia Employment Conference that will be held in Hanoi on 14 -15 August 2015. Here are the details:...
New Research Suggests Colourful Dinosaur Eggs Birds today lay many different sized eggs, the New Zealand Kiwi (genus Apteryx), for example, lays an egg that is up to 25% of its entire bodyweight. The Kiwi lays the biggest egg in proportion to its body size of any living bird. The Bee Hummingbird (Mellisuga helenae), which […]
Rohingyas who fled Myanmar 20 years ago share their thoughts about friends and family facing persecution back home.
New Zealand Finance Minister Bill English has announced that state-owned rail operator KiwiRail is set to receive $249m in additional transport funding over the next four years.
Submitted by Andrew Levine via Counterpunch.org, American diplomacy favors (majority) white, English-speaking countries (the UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand) and non-Hispanic European settler states (Canada, Australia and New Zealand again, but also Apartheid South Africa and, of course, Israel). Show More Summary
A major programme of new exhibitions drawn from the world?s largest collection of New Zealand art is now on view at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o T?maki. Presenting works by the country?s art luminaries such as Michael Parekowhai, Colin...Show More Summary
It was announced today that Luke Williams and Butch Miller, collectively known as the Bushwhackers will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. The duo from New Zealand actually began teaming in 1964 as the Sheepherders in NWA New Zealand and a year later would make the American debut for NWA Hawaii. Show More Summary
All-rounder's two wickets in two balls inspires hosts to a 124-run win against New Zealand at Lord's.
Netflix is having some billing issues in Australia and New Zealand it seems, and subscribers there had a bit of a shock today with pending Netflix transactions for hundreds of dollars appearing on […]
The unmanned aerial vehicles are already in use by the Christchurch coastguard.
James Anderson and Stuart Broad reduced New Zealand to 21 for 3 at lunch on the final day at Lord's after they had been set 345
Parsonson Architects completed the redesign of Matai House, a welcoming family home in Wellington, New Zealand. The early 1900’s villa had a simple layout, with rooms situated on each side of a central hallway and a bathroom area in the back. Show More Summary