The All Blacks Sevens have made big improvements leading into this weekend's World Series event in Toulouse
The All Blacks Sevens have made big improvements leading into this weekend's World Series event in Toulouse full story
All Blacks Sevens coach Clark Laidlaw is enjoying the mix of youth and experience in his squad
All Blacks Sevens coach Clark Laidlaw is enjoying the mix of youth and experience in his squad full story
Canada bans China's Huawei Technologies from 5G networks
Canadian wireless carriers will not be allowed to install Huawei equipment in their high-speed 5G networks, the government says, joining the US, UK, Australia and New Zealand in banning the company. full story
Quote of the Day
"I put instant coffee in a microwave oven and almost went back in time." Steven Wright
1773 - New Zealand's first sheep released
During his second voisit to New Zealand in 1773, James Cook released a ewe and a ram in Queen Charlotte Sound. They survived only a few days – an inauspicious start to this country’s long association with sheep. more...
1865 - Loss of City of Dunedin with all hands
The paddle steamer City of Dunedin left Wellington at around 5 p.m. on Saturday 20 May. It was never heard from again and no trace was ever found of the four dozen people on board. more...
1870 - Pasifika labourers arrive in Auckland
New Zealand received its first known shipload of labourers from the Pacific Islands when the clipper schooner Lulu docked in Waitematā Harbour more...
1941 - German paratroops land on Crete
The Battle for Crete raged for 12 days before the Allies were driven off the island. Casualties were high on both sides. More than 650 New Zealanders were killed and 2000 taken prisoner. more...
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