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Breaking News: 56-year-old fisher-woman of New Zealand lands a mammoth 411-Kg blue-fin tuna
Posted by: prabirghose

Auckland :: New Zealand | updated 2014-04-04 04:58:43 -0700 | odd-news

Donna Pascoe, a 56-year-old fisher-woman of Auckland, New Zealand has landed a 411-Kg Pacific blue-fin tuna and is awaiting certification from the International Game Fish Association since she feels it is a world record. The current world record is for...
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Breaking News: The blackout begins Earth Hour in New Zealand
Posted by: rsa76

Wellington :: New Zealand | updated 2014-03-30 00:01:59 -0700 | odd-news

Blackout of Earth Hour arrived in New Zealand, one of the first countries to launch this campaign of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) climate change covering over 150 countries. At 2030 local time (0730 GMT) there was darkness in...
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Breaking News: A New Zealander catches a fish of more than 400 kilograms
Posted by: rsa76

Wellington :: New Zealand | updated 2014-04-08 11:44:27 -0700 | odd-news

A New Zealander has set a new world record by having a tuna fish of 411 kilograms, communicates the portal Mail Online . This fish could fetch a price of more than two million dollars, but the fishing, Donna Pascoe...
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Breaking News: Maori King snubs Prince William - cancels 90-minute meeting during Royal visit Down Under
Posted by: prabirghose

Hamilton :: New Zealand | updated 2014-03-07 22:51:42 -0800 | odd-news

Maori King Tuheitia expected a long session with Prince William and Kate who are on a Royal visit Down Under but was given only 90-minutes - annoyed at being given such a short duration King Tuheita cancelled the event. He...
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Posted by: rsa76

Wellington :: New Zealand | updated 2014-03-24 06:13:19 -0700 | odd-news

New data from an international team of researchers working at the head with Morten Allentoftom ( Morten Allentoft ) University of Copenhagen, indicate that this man was the reason for the sudden extinction of all species of moa in New...
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Breaking News: Supermarket in Auckland keeps track of shopping trollies through GPS
Posted by: prabirghose

Auckland :: New Zealand | updated 2014-01-31 17:47:19 -0800 | odd-news

In a first of its kind in New Zealand, New World Victoria Park is conducting trials on PathFinder tracking devices to track the shopping habits of customers through bugging devices attached to their shopping trolleys and baskets. The intention is...
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Source: Chandler Republic

Auckland :: New Zealand | updated 2014-03-10 19:47:20 -0700 | odd-news

The 22-year-old had wagered the right to come up a new name for him and lost, giving his buddies the go-ahead to leave him with this name: Full Metal Havok More Sexy N Intelligent Than Spock And All The Superheroes...
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Breaking News: Band-aid left behind at the scene of crime in Bay of Islands leads to burglar's arrest
Posted by: prabirghose

Kaikohe :: New Zealand | updated 2014-01-23 19:50:37 -0800 | odd-news

Word of caution for burglars - never leave any band-aid behind at the scene of your crime because it can lead the police back to you. That is what has actually happened at the SPCA in Kaihoke. The presence of...
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Posted by: Reporter989

Wellington :: New Zealand | updated 2014-01-22 23:16:56 -0800 | odd-news

A strong earthquake shook the lower part of New Zealand's North Island on Monday,but there are no reports so far of major damage or serious injury. The quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.3, struck was about 24 miles north-east...
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Posted by: rsa76

Wellington :: New Zealand | updated 2014-01-13 04:03:23 -0800 | odd-news

A toxicologist Newzealand says that Alexander the Great may have died after drinking poisoned wine with a daily plant, which caused a slow and painful death. rt The mystery of why Alexander the Great died in just 32 years is...
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Breaking News: Sell off unwanted Christmas gifts the Kiwi way
Posted by: prabirghose

Christchurch :: New Zealand | updated 2013-12-29 14:57:48 -0800 | odd-news

Gifts and Christmas are interwoven and go hand-in-hand because the ever generous Santa Claus loves to flood the world with gifts - and, there is every possibility that many of these gifts could be an extra burden to your home...
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Breaking News: Can an exorcist drive away evil spirits from an Auckland restaurant?
Posted by: prabirghose

Auckland :: New Zealand | updated 2013-12-08 21:49:10 -0800 | odd-news

An Auckland businessman who acquired an Auckland restaurant is looking for an exorcist who can drive out evil spirits that have, apparently, taken over the restaurant to the tune of five previous owners going out of busiess there in three...
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Breaking News: Auckland is in panic with invasion of 'angry birds'
Posted by: prabirghose

Auckland :: New Zealand | updated 2013-09-13 08:40:04 -0700 | green-news

The Ministry of Primary Industries in New Zealand has revealed that a fleet of 'angry birds' have invaded Auckland and, in case anyone sights one of these dangerous species of birds,he should immediately contact the authorities. 'Angry birds' are the...
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Breaking News: Vietnamese fish smuggler caught in Auckland with fish in his pants
Posted by: prabirghose

Auckland :: New Zealand | updated 2013-09-02 12:52:13 -0700 | odd-news

The Vietnamese man who tried to smuggle-in fish into Auckland had concealed the tropical fish in his pant pockets and must have been a novice in the game. He had arrived from Australia and his immature attempt fell flat on...
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Posted by: prabirghose

Waimana :: New Zealand | updated 2014-01-06 14:56:04 -0800 | green-news

The carcass of a dead 13-m long humpback whale that had been spotted off the Timaru coast about two weeks ago by a fisherman has finally washed up on the boulder beach between the sea and Lake Wainono, near Waimate....
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