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Child dies following crash near Lake Rotoma

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 28 October, 2014 - 08:20

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.

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Tony Coster accorded Master Shearer status

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 28 October, 2014 - 08:20

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.

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Ning the Bell - Free is Dying

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 28 October, 2014 - 08:20

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.

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Auditor-General supports Working Group's report

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 28 October, 2014 - 08:20

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.

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ICAS And NZICA Launch Project To Recommend Reductions In Financial Statement Disclosures

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 28 October, 2014 - 08:20

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).

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NZ Deet too high by international standards - pharmacist

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 28 October, 2014 - 01:20

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.

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Samoa boxer Vaitele Soi to fight in Super 8 tournament

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 14:05

Event Polynesia, Vaitele Soi’s management, this morning confirmed that the Samoa cruiserweight champion will be fighting in the SKY ARENA Super 8 promotion.

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Big guns take red ribbons at Hawke’s Bay show

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 09:05

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.

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Govt wants NZ universities to expand overseas - Joyce

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 09:05

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.

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Police looking for runaway 11-year-old Beachhaven girl

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 09:05

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.

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Highways expected to be busy tomorrow

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 09:05

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.

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St Heliers bar robbed at gunpoint

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 09:05

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.

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Football: Erceg a true leader - Readings

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 09:05

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.

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Elderly woman dead after head-on crash near Tokoroa

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 09:05

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.

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New breed of adventure race is born

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 09:05

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.

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Motorsport: Paddon sure and steady at WRC Spain

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 October, 2014 - 07:50

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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Paula Bennett Interviewed By Paul Holmes

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 October, 2014 - 19:35

PAUL The Social Development Minister is with me. Thank you very much for joining us on the Q+A.

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New subscription video on demand service launching in Dec

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 October, 2014 - 12:05

Carry the seven kingdoms of Westeros in your pocket, spend your day off hunting for a serial killer on the Mexican border or veg for a couple of hours on the couch with Matthew McConaughey - it’s all possible with NEON.

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Auckland City take opening day premiership win

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 October, 2014 - 10:50

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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The Worst Pick-Up Lines Ever! (And why they are awesome)

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 October, 2014 - 09:35

A man approaches me in a dark underground bar.

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