Police looking for man in Coromandel after shots fired at a house bus

Police looking for man in Coromandel after shots fired at a house bus

The police officials in the city of Coromandel have said that they are looking for a manafter fires were shot at a house bus on the property.

US Private Equity Firm Blackstone Invests $200 Million in Partners Life

US Private Equity Firm Blackstone Invests $200 Million in Partners Life

Partners Life, the life insurer based in Auckland announced that US private equity firm Blackstone is investing $200 million in the company and will hold lesser than fifty percent with "a significant minority shareholding". However the specific level of holding was not disclosed.

Greenpeace Criticizes Contracting Onboard Monitoring Cameras and Analysis to Trident

Greenpeace Criticizes Contracting Onboard Monitoring Cameras and Analysis to Trident

Should a commercial fishing company be made responsible for monitoring what goes on board the commercial fishing vessels? Greenpeace leader Russel Norman says, it is like "the fox guarding the henhouses".

Watch Out for Dehumidifiers which Were Recalled in 2014 Over Overheating and Fire Concerns

Watch Out for Dehumidifiers which Were Recalled in 2014 Over Overheating and Fire Concerns

Fires caused by dehumidifiers are not that common but air conditioners and dehumidifiers have been the cause behind eighty four fires since 2000 with twenty incidents in the past two years.

Lake Station Farm Near St Arnaud Open for Bull Walk ahead of Auction; Rain Keeps Attendance Low

Lake Station Farm Near St Arnaud Open for Bull Walk ahead of Auction; Rain Keeps Attendance Low

A bull walk at the Lake Station farm close to St Arnaud, managed by Malcolm and Ingrid McConachie gives a great chance to the potential buyers to find a perfect stud for their farm.

Kathmandu Draws Criticism on Social Media after Staff was Seen Destroying Goods

Kathmandu Draws Criticism on Social Media after Staff was Seen Destroying Goods

On Saturday, Christchurch, New Zealand based outdoor and travel apparel, gear and accessories retailer Kathmandu, drew criticism on the social media for destroying clothing and sleeping bags which could have been donated to the homeless people.

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Trucker driver on trial for accident that killed cyclist, had blind spots

A truck driver, who is on trial for an accident that killed Taiwanese cycle tourist Ming-Chih Hsieh in Hornby on 29 September, 2014, had significant blind spots as he truned his vehicle on an inter

Three Yacht crew members saved 500km off New Zealand

A container ship sailing around 500km north of New Zealand were able to save two men and a womanfrom the battered yacht Platino.

BBB Releases Tips for Donors to Make Sure Donations are Used Appropriately

When tragedies like Orlando shooting incident happens, the world rushes to render support to the victims and their families.

Baidu Trims Sales Outlook for the Second Quarter, Shares Slip

Shares of Baidu dropped five percent during the after-hours trading to $154.99 following the cuts in the company's second-quarter revenue estimates.

Crude Oil Futures Drop with Growing Concerns Regarding Global Growth and Brexit

On Tuesday, Crude oil futures dropped during early Asian trading hours with investor ignoring signs of tension in the market focusing more on concerns and sudden declines in stocks on worries of ap

Firefighters dose fire in TeAtatu South suburb of Auckland

The fire service in Auckland said that firemen dosed a fire on McLeod Road in the suburb of TeAtatu South in Auckland.

Experts call for review of manslaughter law in New Zealand

Legal experts in New Zealand have urged the authorities to review the country's manslaughter law after widespread outrage over recent cases involving killers pleading guilty to

Twitter Invests in Global Online Audio Distribution Platform SoundCloud

Reportedly Twitter has invested in Germany based SoundCloud, which is a global online audio distribution platform and allows the users to record, share, upload, and promote orig

Vantage Airport Group Ltd could Attract more Deals for Overhauling U.S Airports

Vancouver based, Canadian developer, Vantage Airport Group Ltd., which has given a makeover to airports starting from Chile to New Zealand is also working towards overhauling th

In the highly competitive markets and changing preferences of customers, once highflying companies often find it difficult to hold on to their high valuations.  One Kings Lane Inc. is a good example of such a case. The on online furnishing retailer which was once valued almost $1 billion a couple of years back was bought by Bed Bath & Beyond Inc for a small part of that price.  On Tuesday, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. said it acquired the website without disclosing the amount and the terms of the transaction. The

In the highly competitive markets and changing preferences of customers, once highflying companies often find it difficult to hold on to their high valuations.

The Meal Kit Craze is on; Martha & Marley Spoon Joins the Crowd to make Cooking Less Painful

Life is becoming busier than ever and the food companies are making food preparation easier by the day.

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Electric Vehicles could lead to massive job losses: UAW

The Union of Auto Workers (UAW) has warned that the increasing adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in the US could have a devastating effect on the jobs in the country.

Tesla Received over 7,000 orders last week: Elon Musk

According to a recent disclosure by Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, the automaker received new orders for more than 7,000 electric vehicles last week.

Products with Artificial Fragrances should be Avoided: Study

Many personal care products available in the market these days include artificial fragrances and a new research has claimed that overexposure to such products is leading to sickness.

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Poultry Industry Considers Adopting Ways to Avoid Culling Male Chicks

Male chicks are no good for the layer hen indus

Thousands gather for the opening day of Coronet Peak

Around 2500 people from several places gathered