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New Zealand's worship of Rugby

Before emigrating to New Zealand I used to love rugby. Now I’m sick of it.

Though New Zealand sport teams generally punch way above their weight I feel they just don’t get the media coverage they deserve, and it’s all thanks to our worship of rugby.  92 more words

Labour to get rid of 'Hobbit' laws

The New Zealand Herald reported Labour wants to repeal the law changes that made film workers independent contractors by default, with no ability to collectively bargain unless they were hired as employees. 130 more words

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What A Balloon Ride Was Like In 1887

Some people are lucky enough to fly airplanes for living, and others get to do the same in blimps or hot-air balloons.

Me? I just get to write about it, and know that I vicariously live through those of you who do get to fly. 1,147 more words


Taika Waititi and Rexona help to inspire All Blacks

The New Zealand Herald reported that Taika Waititi has teamed up with Rexona’s Do More project to inspire the All Blacks.

The project is designed to inspire the… 156 more words

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Online search key to publishing blockbusters - Entertainment - NZ Herald News

Kiwi author Sarah-Kate Lynch says she has given up worrying too much what other people think.

Her 12th book, Heavenly Hirani’s School of Laughing Yoga, will be published in November.

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Reliving the Rugby World Cup with 'The Kick'

The Kick is a newly released telemovie based around the run of injuries for the All Blacks  during the 2011 Rugby World Cup.

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Remakes and reboots - are they a good idea?

Thunderbirds is being remade into a children’s television show reported the New Zealand HeraldITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures with assistance Weta Workshop are recreating the show, which is due to be released in 2015. 224 more words

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