Scores of pilot whales dead in New Zealand stranding

The Chatham Islands was the site of New Zealand’s largest recorded mass stranding, when 1,000 beached themselves in 1918. Pilot whales grow up to six metres (20 feet) long and are the most common species of whale in New Zealand waters.

Santner open to more captaincy stints for New Zealand

“So, it’s somewhat a trial to find out how that goes and it’s part of our planning towards further down the track when we look at the future as well. He’s still a young man, and has plenty of time left in the game, so it’s an opportunity to see how he performs in that […]

Nearly 100 whales die after mass stranding in New Zealand

“Only 26 of the whales were still alive at this point, the majority of them appearing very weak, and were euthanised due to the rough sea conditions and almost certainty of there being great white sharks in the water which are brought in by a stranding like this,” said DOC Biodiversity Ranger Jemma Welch.

What Australia, India, New Zealand and England need to do to qualify for World Test Championship final

If New Zealand get the maximum 240 points from their home series, they will get to 70% (420 points out of a maximum of 600). However, if they drop points in any Test, their percentage will fall steeply as both their series consist of two Tests, with 60 points riding on a win. If they […]

New Zealand Charges Serviceman With Espionage in Historic Case, Defenсe Force Says

The NZDF listed 17 charges, including four counts of espionage, two counts of attempted espionage and three counts of “accessing a computer system for a dishonest purpose.” “No date has yet been set for the hearing of those charges at Court Martial. Media will be advised of the date of the trial in due course,” […]

New Zealand finalises schedule for Pakistan Shaheens

Pakistan will play the first T20 game against New Zealand XI on 23rd December at Whangarei before playing against Northern Knights at Hamilton on 27th December, Wellington Firebirds on 29th December in Wellington and Canterbury Kings on 1st January at Lincoln.

Man appears in court charged with murder of New Zealand police officer

A man has been charged with the murder of a police officer in New Zealand – the first police officer killed in the line of duty in at least a decade.

Bucking the trend: New Zealand’s growing SaaS sector thriving during Covid-19 era

Centrapay is a Kiwi-founded alternative payment platform, born out of New Zealand’s first lockdown, that has doubled its New Zealand team in the last three weeks. After starting in April, it is on track for $1 million in revenue in its first year and has this month released a disruptive payment technology platform with zero […]

The Wiggles add new shows to New Zealand tour

The Wiggles last visited New Zealand in 2019, when tickets to their seven-day tour sold out so fast parents were outraged they had missed out. More shows were stacked on to the schedule, 14 performances over a week, each selling so fast some did not believe the tickets were even released.

EastEnders fans hopeful Jac Jossa will return as Lauren Branning’s house burns down in New Zealand

“It doesn’t feel like it was a goodbye forever, definitely not, well not from my end anyway. I would love to go back someday,” she told the MailOnline.