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The Super City has been costly for residents of the former Auckland City Council who have been hammered by a new single rating system designed to put everyone on the same footing.
"Foreign-owned building and land development companies will profit from National throwing money at home buyers," New Zealand First leader Rt Hon Winston Peters told an audience in Katikati today.
A few short weeks ago, on Sunday, February 17, some 40,000 citizen activists gathered on the National Mall in Washington D.C. It was not the first time people have gathered to raise awareness of the ecologic plight of our planet, nor will it be the last.
Auckland's quarter-acre dream is far from over - huge sections of more than half an acre are being sold from $350,000 within the city boundaries.
Auckland 26 August, 2014- Despite an increasingly positive economic outlook, almost half of respondents in a Canstar Blue survey examining car servicing, have admitted to getting their car serviced less regularly in order to save money.
Diverse Projects in Auckland, New Zealand, has completed a 12-month refit of the 183-foot explorer yacht Alucia.
Hundreds of people are expected at a march this weekend in Auckland's Queen St, calling for solidarity with persecuted minorities in Iraq.
A survey of national car servicing chains by customer ratings firm Canstar Blue found that 45 per cent of the 337 respondents from around the country admitted to getting their car serviced less regularly to save money.
I like the political advertisement showing the teams rowing their boats down the river.
The National Party's proposed housing policy has been criticised by some in the real estate sector who say it will not go far enough to deal with the housing crisis, and could even push house prices higher.
The legacy of the late Sir Howard Morrison will be celebrated next month on the fifth anniversary of his death in a two-hour show - A Knight to Remember - featuring guest artists closely linked to his long career.
Crows may understand cause and effect better than human six-year-olds, according to a study conducted by researchers from the University of California-Santa Barbara and the University of Auckland, New Zealand, and published in the journal PLOS ONE on July 21. "We showed that crows can discriminate between different volumes of water and that they ... (more)
At yesterday's National election campaign launch, Key announced new KiwiSaver HomeStart grants for first-home buyers on modest incomes would be doubled - up to $20,000 for a couple buying a newly built home.
The liquor industry and health authorities will have a say on a controversial draft alcohol policy in Auckland from today.
Holly Springs is a photographer in Auckland, New Zealand. Her daughter was born without a left hand and has struggled with Hirschsprung's Disease .
More than 9,000 species, from single-cell organisms to penguins and whales, are chronicled in the first Antarctic atlas since 1969.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:02 am
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