|Facebook looks to new horizons as Mark Zuckerberg plans to rebrand|
What's in a name? For Facebook, almost two decades of an eponymous social media network that has defined its entire identity, growing into a household name that dominated Big Tech.It dates back to Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard dorm...
© 2021 NZ Herald 9:02am Cannabis company Greenfern to debut on NZX
Taranaki-based Greenfern Industries will debut on the NZX under a compliance listing, meaning there would be no share sell down or capital raise, for now.
© 2021 RadioNZ 8:53am Back to school measures fall far short of 'gold standard' - modeller
A government adviser thinks allowing senior students in Auckland and Waikato back to school next week poses a significant risk of increasing case numbers.
© 2021 RadioNZ 8:53am Covid-19: Overseas vaccinations still not recognised in NZ
Health workers with overseas vaccines fear for their jobs as mandatory vaccination nears.
© 2021 Stuff.co.nz 8:52am 'Attila the Hun' approach to dog control urged in South Taranaki after rise in attacks
Councillors have called for a tougher stance from their animal control team following a rise in dog attacks and complaints.
© 2021 Stuff.co.nz 8:52am Mum who lets son eat dirt reveals why she won't toilet train him
A US mum has revealed she doesn't plan to toilet train her son and will instead wait until he "asks".Alice Bender shares her life raising 14-month-old son Fern on her TikTok account @comingupfern, where she has more than 600,000...
© 2021 NZ Herald 8:52am Rugby: Beauden Barrett pays tribute to wife Hannah's grandfather
Beauden Barrett has paid tribute to his wife Hannah's grandfather, Bob, who passed away this week.Posting to his Instagram, Barrett described him as the "ultimate gentleman and family man".The pair shared a passion for rugby,...
© 2021 NZ Herald 8:22am Former stars to coach Manu Samoa vs the Barbarians
A group of former Manu Samoa players will take charge of the team in next month's one-off clash against the Barbarians at Twickenham.
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Cricket: Black Caps unfazed by T20 World Cup warm-up loss to England
England got the better of New Zealand by 13 runs in their T20 World Cup warm-up cricket match in Abu Dhabi.They posted 163 for six. The Black Caps were dismissed for 150 with Martin Guptill making 41 off 20 deliveries and Ish Sodhi...
© 2021 NZ Herald 9:02am Lockdowns led to 'exponential demand for support' from Maori in South Island
A new tranche of funding is being released to Maori providers and agencies to address the urgent needs of whanau in the South Island.
© 2021 RadioNZ 8:53am Northland residents moving between highs and lows in alert level 2
Car parks are full, shops have queues, and social lives have been resurrected in Te Tai Tokerau, but lurching in and out of lockdown has taken its toll.
© 2021 RadioNZ 8:53am Paris Hilton: I couldn't sleep for 20 years from memories of youth care abuse
Paris Hilton alleges she was strangled, slapped and watched in the shower while in a youth care facility.
© 2021 BBCWorld 8:52am Covid-free no more: Waiheke grapples with questions as Delta reaches island
After 19 months without a Covid-19 case, and cut off from visitors, Waiheke locals are worried about what Delta means for their island community.
© 2021 Stuff.co.nz 8:52am Taranaki Maori aim for 95 per cent Covid vaccinated
Taranakiís iwi want 95 percent of the regionís Maori population jabbed under their own Covid-19 vaccination plan.
© 2021 Stuff.co.nz 8:52am Why Wales star's conscience wouldn't let him play one last test against the All Blacks
Retiring fullback Hallam Amos felt he had to tell Wayne Pivac early that he is quitting to become a doctor.
© 2021 Stuff.co.nz 8:52am Racing: Tutukaka triumphant in Geelong Classic
The Tony Pike-trained Tutukaka confirmed his staying prowess when powering home to land the Listed Geelong Classic (2200m) on Wednesday under a patient Damian Lane ride.The Tavistock gelding raced too fiercely when fifth in the...
© 2021 NZ Herald 8:22am Racing: Bary backing a bruising, brutal Cox Plate
Mega weekend ? A$5 million Cox Plate in Melbourne. ? A$2m Invitation in Sydney. ? Black type domestic racing at Matamata and Riccarton. ? Black type harness at Alexandra Park, Friday and Ashburton, Monday.Kiwi trainer John...
© 2021 NZ Herald 8:22am Prolonged Covid-19 restrictions affecting Auckland businesses financially, mentally
Auckland's economic agency says its team is hearing stories of business closures and although more people are out and about they are not spending more.
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