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UTC Fire & Security Completes Divestment Of New Zealand Guarding Business

UTC Fire & Security Completes Divestment Of New Zealand Guarding Business

AUCKLAND, Dec. 1/Medianet International-AsiaNet/ --

Adventure Tourism Company Charged Over Drowning

Wellington, Dec 2 NZPA - An adventure tourism company and its director are facing six charges over the drowning of a 21-year-old British tourist.

Emily Louise Jordan drowned while river-boarding on the Kawarau river in Queenstown on April 29.

ODHB Employee Spent $8m On Cars And Boats, Court Told

Wellington, Dec 2 NZPA - A senior Serious Fraud Office investigator said yesterday he believed an IT boss whose company charged Otago District Health Board millions of dollars over six years was acting as a "buffer" for a board employee who received 90 percent of the cash taken.

12 Year Internet Friends To Meet In NZ For First Time

12 Year Internet Friends To Meet In NZ For First Time
An Auckland woman is going to meet her long term friend she met on the internet 12 years ago for the very first time after winning 'The Kiwi Story' Show Off NZ Competition.

Super Hacker Wants To Be The Next Bill Gates

Wellington, Dec 1 NZPA - A Whitianga teenager who hacked into a United States university computer says he would ultimately like to start his own company and become the next Bill Gates. Owen Thor Walker told TV3's 60 Minutes programme he would never again hack illegally.

South Auckland Facing Up To P

1 December 2008 - The Mayoral summit held in Manakau City today facilitated by Len Brown along with his deputy, Gary Troop and Councillor Dick Quax could well be a launch pad to deal with the P and other drug problems which are a scourge on the greater South Auckland communities, according to Met

Hijack Passenger Believed Plane Would Crash

Christchurch, Dec 1 NZPA - A woman passenger on an Air New Zealand flight during an alleged hijacking told a court today she believed the plane was going to crash.

International Volunteer Day, 5 December 2008 -- IHC Seeks Young Volunteers

International Volunteer Day, 5 December 2008 -- IHC Seeks Young Volunteers

1 December 2008 - IHC is raising its profile on social networking websites to find young people who want to get to know someone with an intellectual disability.

New Inorganic Rubbish Collection Service For Waitakere

New Inorganic Rubbish Collection Service For Waitakere

1 December 2008 - Waitakere City is now operating a new user pays inorganic rubbish collection service.

Further Research Is Needed On Abortion And Mental Health

1 December 2008 - According to a new study from the University of Otago, Christchurch, published in the December issue of the British Journal of Psychiatry, there is a small association between abortion and mental health but the researchers say that their findings point to a "middle-of-the-road"