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EPMU endorses Andrew Little for Labour leadership

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 21 October, 2014 - 08:20

The National Executive of the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union unanimously endorsed Andrew Little for the role of Labour leader, at a meeting held yesterday.

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Humanitarian aid from NZ 'needed in Iraq and Syria'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 21 October, 2014 - 08:20

Global Peace and Justice Auckland is calling on the government to provide humanitarian funding for non-aligned NGOs (non-governmental organisations) in the Middle East rather than give any support whatever for the US-led military campaign in the area.

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Next steps for Rules Reduction Taskforce

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 21 October, 2014 - 04:35

Local Government Minister Paula Bennett has today launched the Rules Reduction initiative, opening the way for people to submit examples of property regulations and local rules that don’t make sense.

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Regional Council adopts Maori title

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 19:50

Bay of Plenty Regional Council has adopted the Maori title Toi Moana as its official name to co-exist with its English language name.

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Geothermal 'has big potential for NZ'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 12:20

New Zealand is a world leader in geothermal energy technology which has significant potential for the country’s energy supply, says Professor Rosalind Archer who will lead tonight’s third lecture in the University of Auckland’s Vice-Chancellor’s Lecture Series for 2014.

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NZ research supports global shift in workforce

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 11:05

Research undertaken on behalf of WooHoo NZ Tax Refunds supports the global trend of more people working multiple jobs and adjusting to this ‘insecurity.’

"We’ve been watching this trend with interest and wanted to know more," says Cilla Hegarty, CEO WooHoo NZ Tax Refunds.

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Eelderly couple missing in Gore

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 11:05

Gore Police are looking for a local elderly couple who have failed to return from a Sunday drive.

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Young guns shears charge

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 09:50

Inclusion in the North Canterbury Development Circuit helped boost entries in the lower grades at the Ellesmere A and P Show Shears at Leeston on Saturday.

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Mount track closed for search

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 09:50

Users of the Mauao area advised that the track around the base of the Mount has been closed temporarily today (Monday 20 October) as part of ongoing efforts by Police to locate two people recently missing in the area, including local boy Jack Dixon.

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Kiwis actively avoiding digital advertising - survey

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 09:50

Kiwi consumers are becoming skilled at avoiding advertising in new forms of media and are utilising technology to assist them according to a recent survey.

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National Spelling Bee Champion crowned

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 08:35

George Sabonadiere, a Year Nine student from Dunedin, became the country’s tenth New Zealand Spelling Bee Champion today when he won the national battle of the words by correctly spelling the word ‘eugenics’.

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Heavy rain for the eastern BoP

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 08:35

A front over northern New Zealand is expected to move slowly eastwards across the North Island overnight Saturday and during Sunday morning and become slow moving over East Cape Sunday afternoon.

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Martin Sheen helps christen Sea Shepherd's newest vessel

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 08:35

At a press conference held today in Marina del Rey, Calif., Sea Shepherd Conservation Society USA and long-time celebrity supporter Martin Sheen unveiled the newest vessel in Sea Shepherd’s fleet, the R/V Martin Sheen, named for the Golden Globe, Emmy and Screen Actors’ Guild awardee, and ann

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Police locate driver thought to be involved in fatal altercation

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 08:35

Counties/Manukau Police have located and are speaking with the driver of a vehicle believed to have been involved in the fatal altercation in Gooch Place, Sommerville, at about 2.15 this morning.

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Burst of heavy rain for Fiordland Monday morning

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 08:35

A fast moving front is forecast to cross the lower South Island Monday morning, bringing a brief burst of heavy rain to Fiordland.

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Cold front expected to sweep north on Monday

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 08:35

On Monday, a cold front is expected to sweep north over the South Island to reach the lower North Island later in the day. This front is expected to bring a period of rain to most of the South Island and lower North Island on Monday, and some snow to the hills and ranges of the South Island.

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Fatal crash on Memorial Ave in Christchurch

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 October, 2014 - 08:35

Christchurch Police can confirm there is one fatality resulting from a serious crash that occurred on Memorial Ave at approximately 10.20pm last night (17 October 2014).

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Security seat will 'highlight NZ's independent foreign policy'

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

New Zealand's United Nations Ambassador Jim McLay told Q+A he rejects claims New Zealand’s place on the Security Council will impact on the independence of our foreign policy.

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New valuations: 'Mayor could help by simply lifting UAGC'

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

"As we know people’s rates won’t go up to the same extent.

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A new generation for Labour to win - Robertson

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

The Labour Party must reconnect with New Zealanders through a new generation of leadership that looks forwards and outwards, Labour Leadership contender Grant Robertson said today.

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