Tue, 15 Oct 2019

Trump's China handshake fails to lift economic gloom

The pledges China and the US made to keep prospects alive for a comprehensive trade deal did little to alter ...

Scurvy: is it really making a comeback in the UK?

Scurvy is on the rise in the UK and picky eating might be the cause, a recent report in Metro ...

SA duo Van Heerden, McCann triumph at Otter Trail race

Nature's Valley Rest Camp - The 11th running of the Otter African Trail Run took place on South Africa's pristine ...

Theunis, Temba in need of Proteas backing

Cape Town - The Proteas in India are drowning.They are nowhere near taking 20 wickets in a match (they have ...

New Zealand creates unit to target, 'disrupt' online extremism

New Zealand will establish a team of investigators dedicated solely to tackling online extremism, as it moves to address failures ...

Sultan of Johar Cup: India trounce New Zealand 8-2

Johor Bahru [Malaysia], Oct 13 (ANI): The Indian junior team trounced New Zealand 8-2 in their second match of 9th ...

After this year's Climate Action Summit, what happens next

He leads up the Ambition Team, which analyses the climate commitments made by countries, regions and cities across the world, ...

Silverwood won't rush Morgan, Anderson into retirement

London - England's new head coach Chris Silverwood says Eoin Morgan and James Anderson have earned the right to decide ...

Doubts remain over Bangladesh women's tour to Pakistan

2:11 PM ETConcerns are growing that the Bangladesh women's team, due to tour Pakistan for 11 days starting October 23, ...

Man accused of Queenstown stabbings wants to review CCTV footage

Jack Harrington, 20, wants to see security camera footage of a man being stabbed in Queenstown before he enters a ...

NRL bungle- Kiwi league prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves almost handed grand final medal

An embarrassing bungle meant Kiwi Jared Waerea-Hargreaves was almost handed the NRL grand final man-of-the-match award in error.Waerea-Hargreaves would have ...

Cruise ship impact on Akaroa needs more research report finds

More research is needed on the environmental impact of cruise ships in Akaroa Harbour, Canterbury harbourmaster Jim Dilley says. ...

One person injured, schools no longer in lockdown in Foxton

Police cordons are still in place after a man was shot earlier today in the Manawat town of Foxton. ...

Engineers call on govt intervention after shoddy construction revealed

A structural engineer is warning the government's latest review of building rules cannot hope to address severe problems in the ...

Inquest begins for man shot by police near Thames

An inquest will be held today for a man who was shot during an armed offenders callout at Thames in ...

More women to get free access to IUD contraceptives

Pharmac says it will widen access to the intrauterine device Mirena and another similar long-acting IUD system known as Jaydess. ...

New Zealander with measles flew in from Australia

Auckland Regional Public Health Service says a person infected with the measles flew from Australia's Sunshine Coast to Auckland last ...

Overseas Investment Office aware of rape allegation against Matt Lauer

The Overseas Investment Office is aware of the allegations of rape made against former NBC Today show host Matt Lauer ...

New mandatory code for pastoral care at universities following death

Universities and polytechs will face a $100,000 fine if they are found to be responsible for the serious harm or ...

New councillor admits complaint lodged against him over letter

The newly-elected council member for Christchurch central has admitted to having a code of conduct complaint lodged against him while ...

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Skepticism on first phase of U.S.-China trade deal hits Wall St

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell across the board on Monday, ending a run of 3 days of ...

U.S. central bank to spend billions on treasury bills

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Reserve will begin buying $60 billion of Treasury bills a month."These actions are purely ...

Chinese stocks make gains after Friday's partial trade deal

SYDNEY, Australia - It was a quiet day on Monday in Asia with Japanese markets closed.There was some headway on ...

Boeing and Porsche eye premium aerial vehicles

STUTTGART, Germany - Porsche and Boeing have teamed up to explore the premium urban air mobility market and the extension ...

Dubai developer slashes returns to hotel investors

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai's largest property developer Emaar is slashing returns to investors who have bought apartments in their hotel ...

ADB issues $3 billion 5-year global benchmark bond issue

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has raised $3 billion through a 5-year global benchmark bond issue.It is ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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