|Kiwi Pollen MD Jill Hamlyn says she was blamed for Psa outbreak by industry|
A kiwifruit pollen importer says she can't recall testing done on pollen as the Psa virus outbreak was discovered, and her business has come under pressure as she has been blamed for the damage caused
© 2017 sharechat.co.nz 5:35pm Manager refuses bank slip written in te reo
A school principal who filled out a bank withdrawal slip in te reo Maori was refused service at a bank in Whakatane.
© 2017 RadioNZ 5:35pm Brightstar announces new distribution partnership with Samsung Knox platform in Australia
Samsung Australia and Brightstar are partnering together to provide a wide suite of Mobile Device Management (MDM) solutions using the Samsung Knox platform, including Knox Customisation and Knox Workspace, that offers a simple, secure, purpose-built and productivity mobile tool.Â
© 2017 GeekZone 5:25pm Four hurt, motorist trapped after car and bus crash on SH1 near Tokoroa
A car and bus have crashed near Tokoroa, injuring four people and trapping the car's driver.The crash happened around 4.20pm on State Highway 1, just north of Atiamuri.Northern fire communications shift manager Scott Osmond said...
© 2017 NZ Herald 5:25pm Free gig-enabled WiFi network extends across Dunedin
A free gig-enabled wi-fi hotspot at Dunedin's Exchange is the latest in New Zealand's fastest free city wi-fi network.Â
© 2017 GeekZone 5:15pm Changing tastes brew bitter times for Japan's beer makers
TOKYO (AP) " From beer gardens on the rooftops of department stores to fireworks extravaganzas to quiet, wood-paneled craft breweries, Japanese seem to quaff an awful lot of beer in the summer.But beer consumption has been tanking...
© 2017 NZ Herald 5:15pm Tigers' Kinsler says ump Hernandez should get out of game
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) " Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler had harsh words Tuesday for Angel Hernandez, saying the veteran umpire should get a different job.A day after being ejected from a game for questioning Hernandez's...
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MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares edge up to new record; Fletcher extends gain
New Zealand shares edged up to a new record as stocks across Asia rose in a relatively quiet earnings day domestically, with Fletcher Building extending its gain after yesterday's result while Skellerup climbed on its increased profit
© 2017 sharechat.co.nz 5:35pm NZ dollar gains against broadly weaker greenback after Fed minutes
The New Zealand dollar gained against a broadly weaker greenback after minutes from the US Federal Reserve's policy meeting potentially signaled policy makers could delay a rate hike
© 2017 sharechat.co.nz 5:25pm Police need help identifying man viciously beaten in Takanini
Police still do not know the name of the man who was bashed with a baseball bat in Takanini on Tuesday.Detective Senior Sergeant Karen Bright of Counties Manukau Police sought the public's help to identify the man, who is Indian.The...
© 2017 NZ Herald 5:25pm Bodies found in Mamaku Forest, believed to be Fleets
Police searching for Raymond and James Fleet have today found two bodies in the Mamaku Forest.The uncle and nephew were reported missing on Wednesday August 9.Detective Senior Sergeant Mark van Kempen said while the bodies were...
© 2017 NZ Herald 5:25pm Woman charged after Lower Hutt hostage standoff
A woman has been charged with kidnapping and threatening to kill following a stand off with police in Lower Hutt this morning.
© 2017 RadioNZ 5:15pm Asian shares mixed after US indexes take small losses
BEIJING (AP) " Asian stock markets were mixed Wednesday after U.S. indexes took small losses as Washington and North Korea indicated their willingness to reduce nuclear tensions.KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.2...
© 2017 NZ Herald 5:15pm Aaron Smith sex scandal 'done and dusted', says Hansen
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says as far as he's concerned the Aaron Smith sex scandal has been dealt with and there was no discussion of dropping him for this weekend's test against Australia.
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