Australia set to host 2020 Rugby Championship

A statement posted on the Pumas website said: “The results of the swabs showed the appearance of positive cases of Covid-19 in some members of the staff. Among them, the coaches Mario Ledesma, Nicolas Fernandez Miranda and Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe.

Proposed plan to restrict Christchurch’s Airbnb-style accommodation ‘anti-tourism’

These restrictions would only apply to homes where the owners do not live. But the council is also proposing restrictions on hosted accommodation, where the owners do live in the home. It plans to limit late-night arrivals and departures and stop large functions or events being held.

The Boys star claims gruesome whale murder scene in season 2 ‘went too far’ and brands Homelander a ‘homicidal maniac’

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‘I remember what Sourav Ganguly told me’: KKR head coach Brendon McCullum recalls his 158* in IPL 2008

“There were times when I was with KKR, and then I got released, but we always finished on really good terms. I was always very grateful, and thankful for the opportunity that the franchise had provided for me. So when an opportunity arose again (for the role of head coach), I thought: ‘Well, Shah Rukh […]

Data center giant Equinix discloses ransomware incident

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Kate Sylvester on mindful fashion, designing for Kiwi women and the true power of Jacinda’s power suit

We’re a team of women creating the clothes we want to wear – and we literally cover every shape in the spectrum, and as a team we spend a lot of time trying things on! I think that’s exactly what you’re talking about – we’re constantly talking about what we want in our wardrobes, and […]

Porn site users targeted with malicious ads redirecting to exploit kits, malware

According to cyber-security firm Malwarebytes, which has been tracking Malsmoke’s attacks, for most of the time, the group has managed to place malicious ads (malverts) on mid-tier adult portals, but they recently “hit the jackpot” when they managed to sneak malverts on xHamster, one of the biggest adult video portals today, and one of the biggest […]

Domain name registrar consolidation continues as CentralNIC acquires Codewise

“We are delighted that Codewise, Zeropark and Voluum, their platforms and technology, expert staff and business relationships are becoming part of CentralNic. Added to our existing capabilities, the Acquisition makes us a clear global leader, combining two of the most technically advanced monetisation platforms in the domain name industry, and the formidable teams that built […]

Coronavirus: Fiordland tourism operators fear they missed out on funding

The application form for the Strategic Tourism Assets Protection Programme – a mixture of grants (up to $500,000) and loans – asked tourism businesses to prove that they are a tourism asset, that the business is of strategic significance, and that they had exhausted all other avenues of financial support.

Travellers out of pocket after Airbnb refuses full refund

They also ignored our specific questions about their policy, including whether the company would be making any adjustment for those in New Zealand affected by the latest lockdown; how many New Zealand-based customers contacted them regarding the lockdown affecting their plans; how many asked for refunds; and how many were declined.