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Faulty indicator delays Air NZ flight - New
HaaretzFaulty indicator delays Air NZ flightNew Zealand HeraldA faulty indication system prompted Air New Zealand pilots to abort take-off during departure from Hawaii last night. Flight NZ9 from Honolulu to Auckland was aborted during take-off at low speed with 227 passengers on board, the airline said ...New Zealand-born IDF soldier, killed razing tunnels, laid to restHaaretzNZ Herald apologises to fallen soldier's family over Jackass photo blunderTVNZNew Zealand-Born IDF Soldier Killed in Gaza Attack Amid Ceasefire PromisesInternational Business Times AURadio New Zealandall 35 news articles »
Posted on 28 July 2014 | 12:58 am
For New Zealand Town, Oil Brings Debate Over
Wall Street JournalFor New Zealand Town, Oil Brings Debate Over Economy, EnvironmentWall Street JournalDUNEDIN, New Zealand—A government push to lure oil companies to New Zealand offers the promise of diversifying the country's economy, long dependent on wool and, more recently, Hobbit-inspired tourism. But in this university town, the oil push has ...and more »
Posted on 28 July 2014 | 12:14 am
Web Tycoon Dotcom Says He'll Reach 5% in New
Web Tycoon Dotcom Says He'll Reach 5% in New Zealand ElectionBloombergKim Dotcom, the Internet tycoon facing extradition to the U.S. on piracy charges, said his political party is on course to win more than 5 percent of the vote in New Zealand's general election by appealing to young and first-time voters. The party's ...and more »
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 9:41 pm
5 Things to Know About Oil Drilling in New
5 Things to Know About Oil Drilling in New ZealandWall Street Journal (blog)Few places illustrate the shift better than New Zealand, which oil companies largely avoided before. Its government is welcoming prospectors, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and others are spending hundreds of millions of dollars on ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 7:59 pm
Kiwi killed in Gaza gunfight - New Zealand
Kiwi killed in Gaza gunfightNew Zealand HeraldStaff Sergeant Guy Boyland, a combat engineer for the Israeli 7th Armoured Brigade, was born in New Zealand and lived in Taupo as a baby. When he was 5, he moved to Israel with his older sister Kim, his Israeli mother, Adva, and his Kiwi father Glenn.
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 5:55 pm
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New Zealand’s New NH90 & A109ENH90 deliveries finally complete, with upgrade of the first 4 helicopters. July 30/14: NH90 Final delivery. Airbus Helicopters has finished retrofitting 4 NH90-TTH helicopters, bringing all 8 of New Zealand’s machines up to final configuration standard.
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 10:47 am
New Zealand’s Black Ferns will not rest onPARIS // New Zealand will begin their bid for a fifth consecutive women’s rugby union World Cup title on Friday and insist they will not be dwelling on past achievements as the 12-team tournament kicks off in France. “We’re all here for the same ...
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 7:56 am
New Zealand Green Party Hopes to SaveWELLINGTON, New Zealand, July 30, 2014 (ENS) – Ahead of the 2014 New Zealand general election set for September 20, the Green Party today launched its plan to protect the world’s smallest and most endangered dolphin, the Maui’s dolphin. Just 55 of ...
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 4:26 am
New Zealand newspaper used wrong photo ofThe New Zealand Herald mixed up New Zealand-born soldier Guy Boyland with Ryan Dunn, the former star of MTV's "Jackass." Boyland was killed in Gaza and a report on his death were published on the front page of the newspaper. But, the Herald grabbed a photo ...
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 3:30 am
Air New Zealand: Fliers stranded in HawaiiWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A group of Air New Zealand passengers were stranded for a third night Monday after being repeatedly told their plane was delayed due to mechanical problems. The upside? They were in Hawaii. And every passenger is getting ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 11:20 pm