During Lorde’s last major awards show appearance at the MTV Video Music Awards last August, she made history by becoming the first woman to win the award for Best Rock Video. Since then, the New Zealand pop singer …
Two extinct giant penguins that once roamed the wilds of New Zealand and were first described by Dr. Daniel Ksepka, Curator of Science at the Bruce Museum, have been selected for the 2014 New Zealand annual coin. Dr. Ksepka was the lead...Show More Summary
New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko ended a big year on the LPGA Tour with the largest payoff in women's golf.
A New Zealand police officer is under investigation for shooting an arrow into a dog.
Lorde waves hello to the waiting cameras after arriving at LAX airport in Los Angeles on Friday night (November 21). Earlier in the week, the 18-year-old singer was honored at the New Zealand Music Awards earlier in the week. “Thankyou, new zealand. such a special night for @iamjoellittle and i. pure heroine loves you too,” [...]
Polly Vernon‘s profile of Graham Norton for the New Zealand Herald is unlikely to leave a single reader “banjaxed.” As opposed to Norton himself, to whom Vernon at one point applies that descriptive to convey the talk show host’s reaction...Show More Summary
It's not a Flight of the Conchords spoof. Map makers frequently forget to add New Zealand. At the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit, New Zealand's prime minister John Key took photos with the most powerful leaders around the globe...in front of a world map on which New Zealand didn't even exist. Read Full Story
If anybody deserves an award for Most Accurate Stage Name, it’s Lorde. After all, is there anything that the freshly 18-year-old Lorde cannot do? Case in point: her tube top at last night’s 2014 New Zealand Music Awards. More » Lorde Just Made History As The Only Person To Ever Look Good In A Tube Top is a post from Crushable - Entertainment, Hot Guys, Movies and Celebrity News.
Scoreboard after New Zealand's second innings on the fifth and final day of the second Test against Pakistan at Dubai International Cricket stadium on Friday: New Zealand 1st innings 403 (T. Latham 137, M. Craig 43; Zulfiqar Babar 4-137) Pakistan 1st innings 393 (Sarfraz Ahmed 112, Azhar Ali 75, Younis Khan 72; T. Show More Summary
Scoreboard at lunch on the fifth and final day of the second Test between Pakistan and New Zealand at Dubai International Cricket stadium on Friday: New Zealand 1st innings 403 (T. Latham 137, M. Craig 43; Zulfiqar Babar 4-137) Pakistan 1st innings 393 (Sarfraz Ahmed 112, Azhar Ali 75, Younis Khan 72; T. Show More Summary
The watery grave of more than 500 people has been found off the coast of New Zealand after more than a century—but most of those aboard were already dead when the SS Ventnor sank in 1902. The steamer was carrying the exhumed remains of 499 Chinese gold miners back...
NBC’s live broadcast of the USA vs New Zealand rugby game on Saturday, November 1 had a larger viewing audience than any MLS game on NBC. An average viewing audience of 927,000 people tuned in to watch the New Zealand All … Continue reading ? USA-All Blacks Rugby Match Gets More TV Viewers Than Any MLS Game On NBC is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Real estate information provider RP Data has been rebranded as CoreLogic in a move that reflects its changing range of services across Australia and New Zealand.
DayZ creator Dean Hall will move to the UK to work at a London technology firm called Improbable, according to a new report. MCV reports Hall will join up with former Crytek general manager Nick Button-Brown at Improbable, which uses the tagline: "Experimental Technology. Show More Summary
The wreck of SS Ventnor, a ship that went down in 1902 carrying the remains of 499 Chinese gold miners from New Zealand back to their homes in China’s Guangdong province, has been found. The ship was discovered 21 kilometers (13 miles) west of Hokianga Harbour under 150 meters (492 feet) of water. The general [...]
You’ve probably heard of New Zealand. You may have watched Xena: Warrior Princess, which is set there. But, like Xena, New Zealand is just pretend. It’s not real, which is why it commonly doesn’t appear on maps. World Maps Without New Zealand is a Tumblr blog devoted to maps that show all of the nations and large islands around the world... Show More Summary
News and notes from around the interweb: US Antarctic Program prepares to test plan for regularly scheduled winter flights to McMurdo Station, providing year-round access from Christchurch, New Zealand. A fascinating look at how impending...Show More Summary
Check out Lorde and her boyfriend James Lowe hooking arms in a brand new pic on his Instagram! The 18-year-old singer and her beau were on their way to the 2014 New Zealand Music Awards at Vector Arena on Thursday (November 20) in Auckland, New Zealand. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Lorde “It’s [...]
The closure debate has moved on quite a bit since the days when it was practically pitched warfare between the screwcap advocates (mainly Australia and New Zealand) and those who liked the traditional solution of natural cork. Now there’s a sort of truce. For commercial wines, few have a problem with screwcaps. They’re taint free, they [...]