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All Whites: Prelevic looking to make mark

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 16:20

He has a silver fern tattooed on his foot and Luka Prelevic will now also be wearing one on his chest when the All Whites’ OFC Nations Cup campaign kicks off on Saturday.

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Ancient DNA study finds Phoenician from Carthage had European ancestry

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 15:05

A research team co-led by a University of Otago scientist has sequenced the first complete mitochondrial genome of a 2500-year-old Phoenician dubbed the "Young Man of Byrsa" or "Ariche", whose tomb was discovered within a hill in Carthage, Tunisia in 1994.

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Students take the NZ Justice System to the stage

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 13:50

Just weeks before Cabinet makes a decision about whether or not to raise the age of youth justice, students from Massey University in Wellington are collaborating with JustSpeak to take the New Zealand criminal justice system to the stage on June 1, 3 and 9.

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Will National's eighth budget finally show some vision today? - Greens

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 13:50

The Green Party is hoping National’s eighth budget today will address the great challenges of our time, and not just be another exercise in papering over the cracks in New Zealand society, economy and the environment.

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NZ avocados break record for NZ sales at $41 million

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 13:50

New Zealand’s love affair with avocados has produced record-breaking domestic sales of $41 million during the 2015-16 season.

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Local discovers bone washed up at a Timaru beach - update

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 12:35

Police can now confirm that the bone has been handed in to the Timaru Police Station yesterday is a human bone.

Police will now be looking to try and identify who the bone belongs to.

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Film helps to break down stigma around gambling and sport players

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 12:35

‘Gambling harm can happen to anyone’ is just one of the messages the Problem Gambling Foundation (PGF) hopes people will take away from the New Zealand premiere of Broke the movie.

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More double deckers on Auckland roads

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 12:35

More double decker buses are about to hit the roads and that means more seats on busy routes.

This Sunday 29 May, the new larger buses will start operating along Mount Eden Road on the 277 route Waikowhai to the city return and the 274 route Three Kings to the city return.

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School bus involved in incident in north Auckland

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 12:35

Emergency services attended a school bus incident near Ahuroa School in Makarau, north Auckland around 9am this morning.

School children were boarding the bus when it started to roll across the road before coming to a stop.

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Auckland North commits to innovation strategy

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

The Auckland North community gathered at Massey University’s Albany campus last night to commit to becoming a world-class innovation hub.

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KiwiSaver members may fall short at retirement - research

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

Half of all KiwiSaver members think they know how much money they will need to get by in retirement, but three-quarters have no idea how much they will actually have, new research from Kiwi Wealth shows.

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Arvida reports unaudited profit of $24 million

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

Arvida Group Limited (NZX:ARV) today announced a strong result for the year ending 31 March 2016, that was ahead of profit forecasts set out in the IPO prospectus dated 17 November 2014.

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Leapfrogging: has business become too lazy to innovate?

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

This glimpse of the future was crafted by: Abbas Jamie

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PrintNZ Forum speakers enlighten delegates

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

New Zealand captains of industry Mike Hutcheson, Mike Pero and Kim Campbell shared significant business insight and interesting personal life experience during the PrintNZ Forum at SkyCity on May 13.

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Budget 2016: Value public services, value New Zealanders - PSA

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

The Public Service Association is calling on Finance Minister Bill English to deliver a Budget which will properly fund public services - and properly value the people that deliver them.

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Art student wins photography award using iphone

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

Give an art student a phone and they will create a series of winning photographs, which is exactly what Jodie Salmond did.

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Comvita and Putake Group announce Joint Venture

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

Global natural health products company Comvita (NZX:CVT) and Putake Group Limited (Putake), a Blenheim-based apiary management business, today announced their agreement to form a 50:50 joint venture (JV), Putake Group Holdings Limited.

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Facing digital challenges head on

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 May, 2016 - 11:20

According to the 2016 Digital Readiness Study, leading New Zealand organisations are taking digital seriously and integrating the different aspects into their organisations.

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More smokefree areas in Lower Hutt

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 May, 2016 - 15:35

Hutt City Council has extended its Smokefree Policy to include more outdoor public areas in Lower Hutt.

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Te Radar to host Bay of Plenty Young Fruit Grower Gala Dinner

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 May, 2016 - 14:20

New Zealand award-winning comedian and TV personality, Te Radar, has been confirmed as MC for the Bay of Plenty Young Fruit Grower gala dinner at Mills Reef Winery on Wednesday 22 June.

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