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  1. Mangere expect bumper crowd for Chatham Cup semiRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Over one thousand Fijian-Indian football fans are expected to travel to Madills Farm on Saturday to support underdogs Mangere United in their Chatham Cup semi-final against Eastern Suburbs. Mangere, who are a mid-table side in Auckland's second tier league, have been the fairytale story of this year's competition after defying the odds to reach the club's first Chatham Cup semi-final.

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  2. Book extract: Diane Foreman on selling: Brand, market, engageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBR Newsroom

    Free audio stream, including stories that are padlocked on our site. Listen on any device, anywhere.

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  3. Minister Bridges the way for double-deckers in WellingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Transport Minister Simon Bridges was this week at the opening of a Kaiwharawhara bus depot where he talked of double-decker buses getting closer to reality for Wellington commuters. The announcement will be made in coming weeks, and would be similar to a transport rule change in 2010 that allowed heavier trucks to drive on specified New Zealand roads, he said.

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  4. Helping raise the profile of NZ's gay and inclusive teamRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    New Zealand's only gay and inclusive men's rugby team, the NZ Falcons RFC, are preparing for a sumptuous Gala Dinner being held Saturday 29 August 2015 at the Ellerslie Events Centre. The Gala Dinner is one of the events the team are holding to raise funds needed to travel to America next year for the Bingham Cup, otherwise known as the World Cup of Gay Rugby.

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  5. The Story Cabaret hails to Wellington from ChristchurchRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    New Zealand Improvisation Festival features a night of solo stories woven with truth and heartbreak, then sprinkled with whimsy in The Story Cabaret on Tuesday 6 October at 8.30pm at BATS Theatre . Presented by Meegwai Productions , this enchanting act featuring The Unicorn, Derek Flores, and guests will leave audience members lost in a most luxurious desire for story.

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  6. Cold Chisel Announce New Album & Two NZ ShowsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    The iconic Australian rock band have revealed the title and release date of a brand new studio album and unveiled a handful of extra shows on their highly-anticipated One Night Stand tour, including shows in Auckland and Christchurch this December. The last time Cold Chisel were in NZ was 2011 when they played sold out shows at Vector Arena in Auckland and TSB Bank Arena in Wellington.

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  7. Asians and the New MulticulturalismRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    This is an important and timely book, because the Asian segment of the New Zealand population is increasing exponentially faster than any other ethnic grouping, given - of course - that the term Asian is rather general and sweeping and includes Chinese, Indian, Korean, Filipino, Cambodian et al. Now, I am duty bound to point out that the edited set of chapters that make up Asians and the New Multiculutralism in Aotearoa New Zealand is the result of a 2011 symposium held in early February at Otago University. Because of this, the figures quoted throughout are largely taken from the 2006 nationwide census, which lends a somewhat dated feel to many of the chapters.

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  8. Hamilton motel's 24-hour approach wins national awardRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    Hamilton motel Astra Motor Lodge never sleeps. Located near Waikato Hospital the team receives calls at all hours from the Intensive Care Unit or emergency departments asking for rooms for family members.

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  9. China Southern Airlines to fly between the SI and ChinaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    The South Island tourism industry has formed a partnership with Asia's largest airline which will see a new year-round air service begin in December 2015. China Southern Airlines, in partnership with Christchurch Airport and the South Island tourism industry, has announced today it will begin flying directly between Guangzhou, Mainland China and the South Island.

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  10. China air services game-changer for South Island tourismRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    Christchurch and Canterbury Tourism says new direct air services between China and Christchurch are a significant game-changer for tourism in the South Island. CCT chief executive Tim Hunter says direct flights are likely to boost Chinese visitor arrivals by 20,000 per year.

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  11. New air service a win for South Island and tourismRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    Today's announcement of a new air service linking Christchurch and southern China will help deliver on the tourism industry's goal of growing total annual tourism revenue to $41 billion in by 2025, the Tourism Industry Association New Zealand says. TIA is welcoming the news that China Southern Airlines will operate three services a week to Christchurch Airport from December.

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  12. Lord Smith collapses with suspected heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Lord Smith of Kelvin is recovering in hospital after collapsing at an event hosted by the First Minister.

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  13. How the collectables craze is turning children into brand-savvy shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Dominion Post

    A supermarket collectables craze has stormed the country, making for heavier shopping baskets, lighter wallets and more frenetic children. But it has also raised questions about the ethics behind the addictive little marketing campaigns.

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  14. Dunedin website team wins in nationwide competitionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    A Dunedin IT innovation team has won the ''Spirit of GovHack'' prize at the New Zealand GovHack awards held in Wellington recently. The $2000 award was presented to Chris Burgess , Vincent Rijlaarsdam and Beau Murrah for their social discussion platform aiming to make access to public government legislation data easier to access and understand.

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  15. Live: the stories you need this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Today's Morning Rush is brought to you by Sophie Ryan. Good morning and welcome to today's edition of Morning Rush.

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  16. Climate change - does it all add up?Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Media Newswire

    The mathematical models are very useful in this respect as they have no inbuilt bias and show, unambiguously, that the large recent man made increases in carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, must inevitably lead to an increase in the global temperature and a reduction in the ice. He demonstrated this through a simple mathematical formula for energy balance, that he disucssed in detail with the audience.

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  17. Power shopping can yield big savings for your electricity billRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Fancy a month's free power? A $150 credit on your bill? Or would you rather know the price you pay for electricity will not change over the next year or two? Power companies are competing fiercely for their share of the market. The big firms have lost market share over the first half of this year as new entrants battled for position.

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  18. Wellington's Vaea Fifita signs three-year Super Rugby deal with HurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Sacrifice and hard work have paid off for Wellington loose forward Vaea Fifita in the form of a three-year deal to play Super Rugby for the Hurricanes. The 23-year-old's reputation has steadily grown since he burst onto the Wellington club rugby scene in 2012, but until now his raw athletic talent has not translated into a permanent job.

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  19. Man hanging from Scott Monument brought to safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The man who was hanging from the edge of the Scott Monument in Edinburgh city centre has been brought down safely.

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  20. Australia to tour New Zealand in FebruaryRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Australia will have a chance to win back the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy in February as their cricket team will travel across the Tasman Sea to play three One-Day Internationals and two Tests against New Zealand. New Zealand Cricket and Cricket Australia on Thursday announced that the two teams, which reached the final of the World Cup in March, will take part in a 21-day tour., reports cricket.com.au.

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