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Govt strains to get tea break law through - Little

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 October, 2014 - 08:35

The Government has been left with egg on its face - failing to get its much-vaunted, but hugely unpopular, meal break law passed in the first week of its new term, Labour spokesperson on Labour Issues Andrew Little says.

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SKY, NZ Rugby and Sanzar ink deal

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 October, 2014 - 08:35

This morning SKY announced the signing of a conditional five year deal with NZ Rugby and SANZAR. A long form agreement will follow.

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Have your say on direction for rural Whangarei

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 October, 2014 - 08:35

Whangarei District Council is asking for the community’s help to make changes to the District Plan that will control rural development in future.

PC85 A-D: Rural Plan change

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Demise of moa inevitable from time humans arrived - study

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 October, 2014 - 08:35

Moa were hunted to extinction less than 200 years after human arrival, according to a major new study that has produced a new and more refined date for their disappearance than ever before: a five-year window between 1440-1445 AD.

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Mighty River Power electricity generation up 10%

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 October, 2014 - 07:20

Mighty River Power‘s operating statistics for the quarter to 30 September 2014 demonstrate a lift in total generation by 10% (170GWh) on the prior comparable period (pcp).

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Get ready for a spectacular summer at the Bowl

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 October, 2014 - 06:05

Music legends, New Zealand bands, international music and short films are all combing for a memorable Summer at the Bowl!

The TSB Bowl of Booklands is hosting seven events from late November to mid-March, with something for everyone from children to adults.

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Connor gains OIO approval for takeover

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 16:35

Connor Healthcare Limited (Connor) today advised that it had now obtained Overseas Investment Office (OIO) consent for its $7.25 per share cash takeover offer for Acurity Health Group Limited.

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Milne joins NZ Football team

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 13:05

New Zealand Football announced on Friday the appointment of Jamie Milne to the position of Community Development Manager.

Milne joins New Zealand Football after almost seven years at Sport Wellington working in the Community Sport team and playing a leading role in club development.

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NZ Rugby and SANZAR sign agreement with SKY

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 11:50

New Zealand Rugby and its SANZAR partners have signed a conditional five year agreement with SKY for media rights in New Zealand from 2016.

"We are thrilled to have achieved what is a great result for rugby in this country," said Steve Tew, Chief Executive of New Zealand Rugby.

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Maternity units Morrinsville and Te Awamutu to close

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 11:50

Primary birthing facilities run by Waikato District Health Board (DHB) in Morrinsville and Te Awamutu will close in February next year, the board confirmed at its monthly meeting on Wednesday.

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Te Atatu man returns from hunting pirates

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 10:35

Te Atatu man and Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) Sergeant (SGT) Jack Xiong has returned home from hunting pirates in the Middle East.

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Chch mum heads to AU for cancer drug trial

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 10:35

A determined fundraising campaign is underway for a 42-year-old Christchurch woman with terminal breast cancer who has made the gut-wrenching decision to be apart from her husband and three young daughters to take part in a ground-breaking world wide drug trial.

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Festival goers invited to design and build dream campsite

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 09:20

Splore is an eclectic summer music festival that celebrates both music and art, and for New Zealand festival goers - there is no place like it.

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Kuala Lumpur: A great foodie stop

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 09:20

KL is a terrific city for foodies, earning a reputation for its mix of international, fusion and local Malay, Chinese and Indian cuisine and especially its street (or "hawker" food), which can be found just about anywhere.

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Stay on top of spring weeds

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 09:20

Landowners are being encouraged to take a second look at spring growth and get ahead of pasture and garden weeds by taking action now.

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Opportunity to reward NZ's most caring Kiwis

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 09:20

Regardless of the age and stage in life, one element universally enjoyed by all generations is friendship. With summer on its way and warmer climes to enjoy, Visique thinks now is the perfect time to shine light on some of New Zealand’s greatest and most caring friends.

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TSS Earnslaw turns 102

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 09:20

The TSS Earnslaw turns 102 tomorrow,(Saturday, 18th October), the occasion will be quietly marked this year with cake for all who travel on her.

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AA Traveller launches fresh 101 Must Do's for summer

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 09:20

Summer is coming and AA Traveller’s 101 Must-Do’s list is back with a new special compilation to help more of us find a few new holiday gems to enjoy.

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Safer Boating Week boosted by short, snappy safety tips clip

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 09:20

Coastguard Boating Education has produced a short, snappy two-minute motion-graphic as a great reminder of all the key boating safety tips.

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Allegations against Judith Collins are serious - English

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 24 October, 2014 - 09:20

Deputy Prime Minister Bill English told TV1’s Q+A programme that the allegations against Judith Collins are serious and that’s why an inquiry is needed.

He said investors should have confidence in the Serious Fraud Office and Financial Markets Authority:

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