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16-Feb-2018 Auckland

Guptill's ton in vain as Aussies hammer world record chase

New Zealand's Martin Guptill's 49-ball century went up in smoke as Australia pulled off a world record run chase against the hosts at the Eden Park here on Friday.D'Arcy Short (76) and David Warner (59) hammered aggressive fifties to set the tone for the...

02-Dec-2017 Auckland

I'm a below average singer : Anupam Kher

Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who is currently in Auckland for his "Mera Woh Matlab Nahi Tha" stage show, feels he is a below average singer.During his visit to the city, Anupam took some time off and visited a park where he found himself alone and started singing...

13-Oct-2017 Auckland

ICC announces Test league, ODI league

With an aim to bring context and meaning to bilateral cricket, a nine-team Test cricket league and a 13-team One-Day International league will start in 2019 and 2020, respectively, it was announced on Friday.The Test series league will see nine teams play...

28-Apr-2017 Auckland

101-year-old Mann Kaur's world record breaking Auckland sky walk

The 101-year-old athlete Mann Kaur has become the oldest person to Sky Walk around Aucklands famous landmark Sky Tower.The athlete from India had the world at her feet after a record breaking day at the World Masters Games in Auckland, New Zealand on Thursday....

24-Apr-2017 Auckland

101-year-old Man Kaur bags gold in 100m event

Indian Man Kaur, 101, won the 100 metres sprint at the World Masters Games here on Monday. Hailing from Chandigarh, Man Kaur was the lone contender in the 100-years-and-over event which she completed in a minute and 14 seconds.She...

05-Dec-2016 Auckland

Visit Auckland for that missing thrill in life

From jumping off Sky Tower, flying fox ziplines, taking a free fall with a bungee or wine-tasting on Waiheke Island, Auckland provides a mesmerising mixture of serenity and adventure to those seeking to add some thrill to their lives.The city's vast harbour,...

20-Nov-2016 Auckland

We Indians have lost respect for environment: Sidharth Malhotra

Actor Sidharth Malhotra says that Indians have lost respect for environment and should learn how New Zealanders keep their's clean."I think in terms of learning from them (New Zealanders) and their society, which we actually had but somewhat lost, is the respect...

19-Nov-2016 Auckland

Sidharth Malhotra on power-packed adventurous trail in New Zealand

Adventure junkie Sidharth Malhotra is making the most of his trip to New Zealand and this time the Bollywood actor tried another new thing in the form of kayaking in the Waitemata Harbour.Kayaking within sight of the country's youngest volcanic cone was a wonderful...

19-Nov-2016 Auckland

Relish pani puri, samosa ice creams in New Zealand

What if you could get a punch of spicy Indian flavours of pani puri and samosa in your sweet, creamy and frozen ice cream? Giapo, located at the Queen Street here, is serving all this and more inspired by India."Some of our specialties are jacket potato ice...

20-Sep-2016 Auckland

Lok Sabha Speaker discusses terrorism with New Zealand PM

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, on an official visit to New Zealand, raised the issue of state-sponsored terrorism with acting Prime Minister of New Zealand Bill English, an official statement said.Mahajan, who is leading an Indian parliamentary delegation...

19-Sep-2016 Auckland

India, a strong votary of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' : Sumitra Mahajan

India is a strong votary of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' -- the world is one family -- and would always stand firm against terrorism, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said here on Monday.Mahajan is leading an Indian parliamentary delegation to New Zealand.Speaking...

08-Sep-2016 Auckland

Google helps track down New Zealand child porn offenders

Internet search giant Google has helped convict two men on charges of possessing child pornography, New Zealand's Department of Internal Affairs said on Thursday.Google detected the two men separately uploading objectionable images and reported them to New Zealand...

19-Jul-2015 Christchurch

India win, advance to World Group Play-offs

Yuki Bhambri and Somdev Devvarman guided the Indian tennis team to come from behind and beat New Zealand 3-2 to sail into the Davis Cup World Group Play-offs here on Sunday.With Rohan Bopanna and Saketh Myneni unexpectedly losing the doubles rubber on Saturday,...

12-Jun-2015 Christchurch

Sandhu enters semis in Christchurch squash meet

India's Harinder Pal Sandhu survived a tough fight to beat Chinese Taipei's James Huang 14-12, 7-11, 11-6, 9-11, 11-9 to earn a semi-final berth in the $10,000 Christchurch International squash tournament, a PSA World tour event, here on Friday.The third seeded...

21-May-2015 Wellington

New Zealand launches scheme to save Kiwi national bird

The New Zealand government has launched a programme to save the country's national bird, the Kiwi, from becoming extinct, Conservation Minister Maggie Barry said on Thursday.Finance Minister Bill English revealed in the annual dudget that the government...

17-May-2015 Auckland

Sikh who removed turban to help wounded boy lauded worldwide

A young Sikh from India who did not hesitate to break religious protocol by removing his turban to help an injured child bleeding profusely after an accident in New Zealand's largest city of Auckland has earned worldwide praise.Harman Singh woke up on...

11-May-2015 Wellington

New Zealand engineers to assess quake damage in Nepal

An engineering team from New Zealand is travelling to Nepal to assess damage caused by the April 25 earthquake, Foreign Minister Murray McCully said on Monday."The Nepalese government has requested assistance from New Zealand experts with damage assessments...

16-Apr-2015 Hastings (New Zealand)

India eves lose 1-4 to New Zealand

The New Zealand women's hockey team thrashed India 4-1 in the Hawke's Bay Cup quarter-final at the Hastings Sports Park here on Thursday.It was India who drew first blood as they successfully converted a penalty corner but the 'Black Sticks' struck back...

15-Apr-2015 Hastings (New Zealand)

India hockey eves confident against New Zealand

Following a strong performance against World No.2 Australia, the Indian women's hockey team is all geared up for their quarter-final clash against hosts New Zealand in the Hawke’s Bay Cup here on Thursday.India started a on poor note, losing to China and the US....

02-Apr-2015 Auckland

Vettori named coach of Big Bash League team Brisbane Heat

Retired New Zealand spin great Daniel Vettori on Thursday replaced Australia's Stuart Law as coach of Twenty20 Big Bash League franchise Brisbane Heat for the next three seasons.The Kiwi retired following New Zealand's loss to Australia in the World Cup final...

01-Apr-2015 Auckland

McCullum named New Zealand's 'Cricketer of the Year'

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum was named "Cricketer of the Year" at the New Zealand Cricket Awards here on Wednesday.McCullum, who led New Zealand to their first World Cup final, was the supreme award winner at the ceremony, winning the "Sir Richard...

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