• Tue, 04 Dec 2018 18:59
    Thai suspect in New Zealander’s alleged rape offers to turn himself in
    A 34-year-old Thai construction worker has contacted police to offer to surrender within two days to face the accusation that he had lured a 29-year-old New Zealand woman and raped her at an under-renovation building opposite Wat Rajabophit in Bangkok’s Phra Nakhon district early on Saturday.
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 14:59
    New Zealander accused of masterminding murder of Korean mom in Chiang Mai
    Chiang Mai police on Saturday arrested a New Zealander for allegedly masterminding the murder of his Korean mother by setting it up as quarrel between his wife and the old woman.
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  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:02
    Crew of HMAS Anzac in Phuket for dawn Anzac Day ceremony
    Australians, New Zealanders and many Thais gathered at the Phuket Yacht Club in Chalong, Phuket, at dawn on Wednesday for a ceremony marking the 102nd Anzac Day.
  • Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:45
    Thousands of Australians kick off anti-Trump Women's March day
    SYDNEY, Jan 21, 2017 - Thousands of Australians and New Zealanders on Saturday took to the streets in reaction to Donald Trump's inauguration, kicking off the Women's March day of global protest against the new US president.
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  • Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:30
    'Racist' robot rejects Asian-face passport photo
    WELLINGTON - A New Zealander of Asian descent had his passport photo rejected because it was wrongly believed his eyes were closed, but government officials Thursday said it was a computer error and not discrimination.
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  • Sun, 13 Mar 2016 15:18
    MH370 family sue Malaysia Airlines in Australia: report
    SYDNEY - The family of MH370 passenger New Zealander Paul Weeks is suing Malaysia Airlines in an Australian court for the "sudden shock" and "mental harm" they suffered after the plane vanished, a report said Sunday.
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  • Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:19
    New Zealander among 34 political prisoners pardoned in Myanmar
    YANGON - Myanmar pardoned more than 100 prisoners Friday, including a New Zealander and 34 others jailed on political charges, officials said, days before a historic political transition that will see Aung San Suu Kyi's pro-democracy party take power.
  • Sat, 25 Apr 2015 23:22
    Thousands remember Anzac heroism
    GALLIPOLI PENINSULA, Turkey (AFP) - Thousands of Australians and New Zealanders on Saturday thronged the beaches of Turkey's Gallipoli peninsula to remember the heroism and sacrifice of their forefathers in the World War I campaign against the Ottoman Em
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  • Fri, 24 Apr 2015 01:00
    Hundred years of Anzacs - in the pursuit of peace
    A tribute to the courage, compassion and comradeship of New Zealanders and Australians who have served in military conflicts and peace-keeping roles
  • Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:32
    Myanmar jails New Zealander for 2.5 years over Buddha insult ad
    YANGON (AFP) - A New Zealand bar manager and his two Myanmar colleagues were sentenced on Tuesday to two and a half years in jail by a Yangon court over using a Buddha image to promote a cheap drinks night.
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  • Tue, 17 Mar 2015 13:11
    New Zealander faces Myanmar court verdict over Buddha ad
    YANGON (AFP) - A New Zealand bar manager accused of insulting religion in Myanmar by using an image of the Buddha to promote a cheap drinks night was set to face the court's verdict on Tuesday.
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  • Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:55
    New Zealander faces Myanmar court over Buddha booze insult
    YANGON (AFP) - A bar manager from New Zealand appeared before a Myanmar court Thursday accused of insulting religion by using an image of the Buddha to trail a cheap drinks night.
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  • Wed, 15 Oct 2014 01:00
    New Zealander wanted over broken statue in Angkor
    Cambodian authorities say they are hunting a New Zealand tourist who allegedly destroyed a statue while illegally staying overnight at the country's famed Angkor Wat temple complex.
  • Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:01
    New Zealander charged with sex assaults on drugged backpackers
    WELLINGTON - A New Zealand hotelier allegedly videotaped himself indecently assaulting at least 16 foreign male tourists after drugging them while they stayed at his backpacker lodge, police said Wednesday.
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  • Sun, 07 Sep 2014 11:54
    Fake links to nude celebrities crash New Zealand Internet
    WELLINGTON - New Zealanders keen to view hacked photos of naked celebrities are being blamed for a nationwide Internet meltdown involving the country's main provider.
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