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New Zealand nose ahead despite Samuels’ century


August 4th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 4 (IANS/CMC) Narsingh Deonarine gave the West Indies a boost with two late wickets after Marlon Samuels emphasised his batting rebirth with a fourth Test century in the ... Read more...

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Roach leads Windies demolition of Black Caps


August 3rd, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 3 (IANS/CMC) Kemar Roach underlined his role of strike bowler for the West Indies with another telling bowling performance, helping demolish New Zealand's fragile batting in the ... Read more...

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Narine revives Windies with late wickets


July 26th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
North Sound (Antigua), July 26 (IANS/CMC) Sunil Narine fought back for the West Indies in the final hour with two wickets - including Martin Guptill - in the first ... Read more...

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Gibson says West Indies should cherish series win


July 18th, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Basseterre (St Kitts), July 18 (IANS/CMC) Head coach Ottis Gibson says West Indies' win over New Zealand in the recent One-day series is one to "cherish", adding that his side ... Read more...

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New Zealand banks register rise in profits


April 24th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, April 24 (IANS) New Zealand's registered banks reported combined profits of 3.3 billion NZ dollars ($2.68 billion) last year, despite the fact that borrowing continued to be slow, ... Read more...

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New Zealand falls silent in tribute to quake dead one year on


February 22nd, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Feb 22 (IANS) New Zealand came to a standstill for two minutes Wednesday as the nation united to mark the first anniversary of a 6.3-magnitude earthquake that killed ... Read more...

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8 Indians, 32 Australians, 30 South Africans for IPL-5 auction


January 30th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 30 (IANS) Eight Indians, including veteran Test batsman V.V.S. Laxman, 32 Australians and 30 South Africans will be among the 144 players up for sale in the Indian ... Read more...

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Australians, New Zealanders world’s biggest cannabis users


January 6th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 6 (IANS) Australians and New Zealanders are the biggest cannabis users in the world, said a report published in the medial journal The Lancet.According to the report, the ... Read more...

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Kohli, Ashwin shine for India in warm-up game


December 20th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 20 (IANS) India's young middle-order batsman Virat Kohli and off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin were impressive while opening batsman Ed Cowan strengthened his case for a call-up to Australia's Test ... Read more...

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Over 9,000 foreigners got Indian visa on arrival


November 11th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) As many as 9,739 foreigners from 11 countries opted for visas on arrival till October, with New Zealanders topping the list.In October, 1,234 Visas on ... Read more...

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India beat Kiwis in U-21 women’s hockey


November 8th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Captain Poonam Rani struck a winner two minutes before the hooter as India edged past New Zealand 3-2 in their opening match of the four ... Read more...

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New Zealand sees record attendance for Rugby World Cup


October 3rd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Oct 3 (IANS) The 40 pool matches of the Rugby World Cup which wrapped up Sunday drew almost 1.1 million spectators to stadiums across New Zealand, the tournament organisers ... Read more...

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New Zealand launches online sign language dictionary


June 26th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, June 26 (IANS) Deaf people in New Zealand can now learn sign language on the internet. The country has just launched a multimedia sign language dictionary.The online database contains ... Read more...

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KFC’s ‘Double Down’ burger to be sold in New Zealand


May 10th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wellington, May 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New Zealanders are bracing themselves up for the introduction of KFC’s “Double Down” in the country. In a press release which was posted on the website of ... Read more...

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Over 4,000 foreigners got Indian visa on arrival


May 10th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Over 4,000 foreigners from 11 countries used the tourist visa on arrival facility in the first four months of this year, with the maximum numbers ... Read more...

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Three in ten New Zealanders think Asian newcomers are taking away Kiwi jobs


April 13th, 2011 - 7:56 am ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Apr. 13 (ANI): A majority of New Zealanders believe Asian immigrants are taking their jobs, a study has found.According to the annual Asia New Zealand Foundation study, by ... Read more...

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Super Kings better placed than other teams: Fleming


April 7th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 7 (IANS) Title holders Chennai Super Kings are far better placed than the other nine teams in the Indian Premier League 2011 as they have retained their core ... Read more...

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New Zealanders facing ‘food stress’


April 6th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, April 6 (IANS) A growing number of people in New Zealand are turning distressed on failing to provide good quality food to their families.At least 16 percent of the ... Read more...

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WC 2011: Black Caps keen to avenge humiliating loss to Lanka


March 29th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar. 29 (ANI): Black Caps skipper Daniel Vettori has admitted that his team-mates and he have a score to settle with Sri Lanka in tonight's World Cup semi-final.Less than two weeks ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe backs Christchurch earthquake aid appeal


March 26th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): Russell Crowe has filmed a video message for the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal to urge fans to donate cash in order to help aid efforts in the stricken ... Read more...

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Coach Wright sees Styris playing key role against Proteas


March 24th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar. 24 (ANI): Coach John Wright has signalled that he wants Styris to be more involved in tomorrow's quarterfinal match against South Africa here.He thinks Styris should shift into the top ... Read more...

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Black Caps hoping for history to repeat itself against Proteas


March 24th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Black Caps are happy to be underdogs heading into tomorrow night's quarterfinal against South Africa in Dhaka, but are quietly hoping for history to repeat itself when ... Read more...

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New Zealand need to overcome inconsistency and injury


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 21 (IANS) New Zealand need to improve on consistency as they prepare to take on the might of South Africa in the cricket World Cup quarterfinal here ... Read more...

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Black Caps briefed over terror fears in India


March 15th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar. 15 (ANI): Black Caps team manager Dave Currie has had briefings from the New Zealand High Commission over reports of a terrorist threat targeting the Cricket World Cup, but is ... Read more...

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Japan quake search team leaves New Zealand for disaster in own country


March 12th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar.12 (ANI): A Japanese search team working in the earthquake-devastated Christchurch city of New Zealand is returning to Japan to deal with the crisis there.New Zealand Prime Minister John Key ... Read more...

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Umar Akmal must not keep wickets, says Akram


March 9th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram feels the team management will make a big mistake if they replace wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal with his younger brother ... Read more...

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Young Kiwis feel ‘pay day is better than sex’


March 8th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 8 (ANI): A new survey has found that young New Zealanders prefer money to sex.Kiwis in their 20s put getting paid ahead of sex, winning a sports event, or meeting ... Read more...

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Rescuers pray for prosperity of Christchurch earthquake site


March 2nd, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, March 2 (ANI): Construction and rescue workers at the Christchurch earthquake site gathered to pray for the prosperity of the land, which suffered massive destruction after being hit by a 6.3 ... Read more...

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New Zealand quake toll reaches 160


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, March 2 (IANS) The toll from New Zealand's Christchurch earthquake has risen to 160, a media report said Wednesday.According to the New Zealand Herald, the police have confirmed the ... Read more...

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Black Caps need to treat WC match against Zimbabwe with caution: Doull


February 27th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb.27 (ANI): New Zealand would need to approach their next World Cup match against Zimbabwe in Ahmedabad with caution, following their loss to Australia in Nagpur, says former Black Cap player ... Read more...

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Christchurch quake toll rises to 65


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Christchurch, Feb.22 (ANI): New Zealand Prime Minister John Key on Tuesday said that so far, 65 people have died as a result of the 6.3 Richter Scale earthquake in Christchurch.Speaking from ... Read more...

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Doull backs New Zealand to reach World Cup quarterfinals


February 14th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Feb 14(ANI): Former New Zealand fast bowler Simon Doull has said that the Black Caps should at least make the quarterfinals at the upcoming World Cup, but anything better than that ... Read more...

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Black Caps going to 2011 World Cup with poor form, loss of confidence


February 7th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb.7 (ANI): New Zealand travel to the Indian subcontinent on Tuesday for the 2011 cricket World Cup in very different circumstances to what they were as a side in 2007.Then, they ... Read more...

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New Zealanders prefer sex to booze


February 6th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 6 (ANI): Most Kiwi would rather give up alcohol than forgo sex, according to a new poll.The Research New Zealand survey asked people what they would be prepared to give ... Read more...

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Anna Faris thinks Kiwi men are vulgar


January 16th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 16 (ANI): 'Scary Movie' star Anna Faris thinks that men in New Zealand are vulgar.She complained of being sexually harassed by Kiwi men while in Auckland during the filming of ... Read more...

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