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Air New Zealand will lay off 1460 cabin crew due to coronavirus border lockdowns 

Air New Zealand will lay off 1460 cabin crew due to coronavirus border lockdowns 

53 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

Almost 1,500 Air New Zealand cabin crew could be made redundant as the nation tightens its coronavirus lockdown. It's in addition to 387 pilots who also could be laid off.
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Sikh volunteers continue to hand deliver eggs and bread during the COVID-19 lockdown in New Zealand

Sikh volunteers continue to hand deliver eggs and bread during the COVID-19 lockdown in New Zealand

1 hour ago   |   Daily Mail

Kindhearted community members have been sourcing eggs and bread for residents struggling to put food on the table during the four-week lockdown in New Zealand.
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New Zealand election: Ardern resists calls for delay amid Covid-19 outbreak

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Just 29 new cases recorded as deputy prime minister calls on Ardern to move election from September to November Jacinda Ardern has refused to postpone New Zealand's September...
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Jacinda Ardern declares victory over coronavirus and could lift strict lockdown measures

Jacinda Ardern declares victory over coronavirus and could lift strict lockdown measures

5 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has declared her country's lockdown a success after a stunning drop in daily cases to just 29 on Thursday.
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Nearly 60% of the passengers on an Antarctic cruise ship have tested positive for the coronavirus

Nearly 60% of the passengers on an Antarctic cruise ship have tested positive for the coronavirus

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

More than half of those on board an Antarctic cruise ship have already tested positive for the coronavirus. The ship is stranded off the coast of Uruguay and not allowed to...
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Calls for New Zealand's election to be delayed because of the coronavirus crisis

Calls for New Zealand's election to be delayed because of the coronavirus crisis

7 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

The opposition and deputy prime minister in New Zealand believe COVID-19 has cast doubt on the country's election timing.
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4.3-magnitude earthquake rattles Christchurch in New Zealand

4.3-magnitude earthquake rattles Christchurch in New Zealand

7 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The moderate tremble, which took place at 7.49am on Thursday, was reported by 9000 people to earthquake monitors GeoNet in New Zealand.
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Rugby Union Today: Rugby's MasterChef and Greatest games

Rugby Union Today: Rugby's MasterChef and Greatest games

14 hours ago   |   Planet Rugby

Another busy day in the rugby union game as we have an exclusive interview with MasterChef UK star Christian Day plus a Greatest games feature on a memorable New Zealand versus...
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Joseph Parker rejected 'stratospheric' demands to fight Junior Fa

Joseph Parker rejected 'stratospheric' demands to fight Junior Fa

15 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Joseph Parker rejected a 'stratospheric' demand to fight Junior Fa, according to the New Zealand heavyweight's manager David Higgins. The fight would have renewed the pair's...
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British seaside town loses title of having world's steepest street after kiwi town reclaims title

British seaside town loses title of having world's steepest street after kiwi town reclaims title

15 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Baldwin Street, Dunedin, New Zealand, pictured, has reclaimed the title of being the world's steepest street from Ffordd Pen Llech in Harlech, North Wales, after an appeal was...
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Premier League clubs told pay cuts should allow players 'to leave for nothing'

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Stijn Francis, agent of Toby Alderweireld, insists that the unique makeup of player contracts means if pay cuts are enforced then footballers should be allowed to leave clubs... Read more ...

Ministers FINALLY set to review UK lockdown extension in emergency meeting

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Sofia Vergara shares emotional throwback photo of Modern Family cast in wake...

Sofia Vergara shares emotional throwback photo of Modern Family cast in wake of series finale

The series finale for ABC's hit sitcom Modern Family premiered on Wednesday night. And before the show's final bow, Sofia Vergara took to Instagram to share a snapshot from the... Read more ...