Child dies as a result of crash on SH30 At about 7.50pm on Sunday the 26th of October 2014, a crash occurred on State Highway 30 near Lake Rotoma, when a 10 year old female was struck by a motorcycle.
The child was flown with critical injuries to Rotorua Hospital, where she later died.
Newly-acclaimed Master Shearer Tony Coster won the Northern A and P Show Shears open final for a fourth year in a row at Rangiora on Saturday.
Ning, the network of social networks that boasted 20 million visitors a month, has announced massive staff cutbacks and a complete end to free services for its users. So the bell tolls once again for the end of free Web 2.0 services.
Anyone who has picked up a set of financial statements will know how complex they are, and this is not helped by the sheer volume of disclosures they contain. Some of the mandatory disclosures in financial statements cloud the really useful information.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) and the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (NZICA) have launched a project with the aim of reducing the volume of disclosure requirements in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
New Zealand needs to review the high levels of Deet in its insect repellents, with many products containing up to 50% more of the neuro-toxic substance than recommended by international health regulations, according to a Kiwi pharmacist.
Event Polynesia, Vaitele Soi’s management, this morning confirmed that the Samoa cruiserweight champion will be fighting in the SKY ARENA Super 8 promotion.
Former World champions Cam Ferguson and Joel Henare have retained the Great Raihania Shears open shearing and woolhandling titles respectively at the Hawke’s Bay Show in Hastings.
The Government wants more foreign students and more NZ universities to expand overseas.
Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce told TV One’s Q+A programme that he wants more NZ universities to expand overseas to boost their income.
North Shore Police are looking for an 11 year-old girl who ran away from her Beachhaven home late last night and has not yet returned.
Emillierose Ah Kuoi was last seen in Lysander Avenue in Beachhaven at around 11pm last night.
Traffic will be heavy on highways heading back into Auckland tomorrow (27 October - Labour Day) and the NZ Transport Agency advises drivers to plan their journeys home after the weekend break to avoid delays.
Police are tonight investigating an armed robbery at a Saint Heliers Bay Bar. At about 11pm, an hour after the bar closed for the night, a staff member opened the door to put out the rubbish when two men forced their way into the building.
Football Ferns coach Tony Readings saluted the contribution of his international captain on Saturday, underlining Abby Erceg’s impact on the team after the centre back played her 100th senior international against Tonga in Papua New Guinea.
A 75 year old Tokoroa woman died this afternoon in a car crash on State Highway One near Tokoroa. The crash happened at about 1:50pm when the woman's car, which was travelling South on State Highway One at Lichfield, crossed the centre line and collided head on with an oncoming truck.
After two brutal days, racing 153km over some of most gruelling terrain Wanaka has to offer, it was the local pairing of Braden Currie and Dougal Allan that took the open elite honours and $10,000 at Red Bull Defiance today.
Hayden Paddon and John Kennard delivered a consistent performance to move up the leader-board and hold a solid ninth place overall in their Hyundai i20 WRC car at RallyRACC-Rally de Espana following their successful completion of Saturday’s six tarmac stages.
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Defending champions Auckland City FC started the 2014-15 ASB Premiership with a victory on Saturday, claiming a 3-0 away win over Southern United FC at Forsyth Barr Stadium.
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