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Mānuka honey battle: New Zealand, Britain, Australia in trademark fight
Britain has become embroiled in a bitter international legal battle over who is entitled to produce mānuka honey, The Telegraph can reveal.The British honey manufacturer Rowse has instructed lawyers to fight an application... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 12:05am 

Covid-19: $250,000 raised as India's death toll passes a quarter of a million
Donations are coming in from organisations and individuals across New Zealand as India's coronavirus situation worsens. 
© 2021 11:45am 

Missing Christchurch 21-year-old found after police appeal
A 21-year-old Christchurch man who was reportedly missing for a week has now been found. 
© 2021 11:45am 

The engineer's son who became an artist and built a path through the bush
An engineer would build a pathway through the bush from A to B. An artist makes it "a thing of beauty", but it takes 15 years ... and counting. 
© 2021 11:45am 

Young Timaru basketball referee wins NZ award
One day Reagan Ashley might be able to fly himself around the country to referee basketball matches. 
© 2021 11:45am 

-As the Palestinian minority takes to the streets, Israel is having its own Black Lives Matter moment

'I'm finally here': Greece opens to tourists
Greece has formally opened to visitors, kicking off a summer season it hopes will resurrect its vital tourism industry battered by the Covid-19 pandemic. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 11:15am 

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Walmart to allow vaccinated shoppers, workers to go maskless
Walmart, the world's largest retailer, said Friday that it won't require vaccinated shoppers or workers to wear a mask in its US stores unless state or local laws say otherwise.Vaccinated shoppers can go maskless immediately, the... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 10:55am 

Onehunga mall fire: South Auckland blaze extinguished after eight hours
Investigation launched into what started the apartment building blaze in South Auckland. 
© 2021 10:55am 

New Zealand men's rowing eight close in on Olympic qualification in Lucerne
Psychological blow landed with win in preliminary race at 'last chance' regatta in Switzerland. 
© 2021 10:55am 

Dr Zac Turner on why germs help boost the immune system
Welcome to Ask Doctor Zac, a weekly column from This week, Dr Zac Turner reveals why germs are actually good for you. Question: Hi Dr Zac, my wife and I have different ideas when it comes to the safety of germs. She... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 10:55am 

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Eurovision 2021: How this year's acts are aiming for a Covid-safe contest
The acts of this year's Eurovision have been navigating a global pandemic to take part in Rotterdam. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 11:45am 

Family flees house fire in Ashburton
The cause of the early morning fire in Mid-Canterbury has yet to be determined. 
© 2021 11:45am 

Covid-19 impact: struggling souvenir retailer urges government help
A souvenir shop owner wants the government to learn from Australia and offer rental support to businesses struggling because of the pandemic. 
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League - NRL: 'I got emotional': Eels coach shares teary embrace with debutant son
Jakob Arthur - son of Eels coach Brad - will make his NRL bow against the Warriors in Magic Round. 
© 2021 11:45am 

-Northern Ireland Protocol 'dead in the water', senior ally of Boris Johnson says
-'Sins of our past': Apologies for 1970 Jackson St. shootings
-Africa's lost languages: How English can fuel an identity crisis

Elon Musk's SpaceX Starlink satellites spotted in sky above Auckland
A "mysterious string of lights" spotted in the sky above Auckland early this morning has been confirmed as Elon Musk's SpaceX Starlink satellites. Simon Russell was half-awake and letting in his cats around 5am when he noticed... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 11:05am 

Budget 2021: Public sector carbon cuts - $67m for low-emissions cars, coal burner replacements
The Government wants more low-emissions cars in its fleet and clean alternatives to replace coal burners in schools and hospitals in a move to cut carbon emissions by 76,000 tonnes over 10 years.Climate Change Minister James Shaw... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 11:05am 

Good Samaritans sought after alleged Christmas Eve assault in Christchurch
Police are urgently seeking two good Samaritans who helped a woman after she was allegedly assaulted last Christmas Eve. 
© 2021 10:55am 

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Kiwi kayaker Corbin Hart qualifies for Paralympics at his first international regatta
'Nothing quite like the music to my ears of being told that you have qualified for Tokyo,' says an ecstatic Corbin Hart. 
© 2021 10:55am 

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