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Posts Tagged ‘ Canada ’

Wellington welcomes sevens superstars in streets.

Feb 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, Most Popular, News, Picture story, Sport

Wellington came alive for the annual sevens Parade which welcomes the international teams to the city.



New Zealand Youth Choir bringing harmony to US

Nov 20th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Olivia Sheat typical of the hard-working singers preparing for their choir’s 10th international tour.



Worldwide Hobbit fan event still no reason for Jackson to wear shoes

Nov 5th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, Most Popular, News

The Embassy Theatre in Wellington played host to a global fan event for the second movie in The Hobbit trilogy, The Desolation of Smaug, today. Fans joined actor Jed Brophy, director Peter Jackson – who of course was barefoot – and JULIE TAYLOR.



Street poll: Wellingtonians love their healthy and safe city, but…

Feb 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

People on the streets are not quite as convinced as national lifestyle survey suggests.



PHOTOS: Warm welcome for sevens teams

Feb 1st, 2013 | By | Category: News, Top Picture

New Zealand player Lote Raikabula and son Emanuel enjoy the parade which kicked off Sevens Weekend in Wellington. KRISTEN PATERSON recorded the event in photos.



Veggie tales: why a vegan diet can be as varied as any other

Apr 4th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Student Features

Why do people decide to go against the grain and become vegan? asks ANGIE MILLS.



Laneway rocks despite hot sun, soul-less venue

Feb 14th, 2012 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Music festival celebrated art at its loudest, most raucous.



Rugby free zone gets a few thumbs up around capital

Oct 3rd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

A Tawa resident makes his point – not everyone likes rugby



Tongans do red-faced fans proud in victory

Oct 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Island supporters celebrate historic victory against France



AB car flags harder to get than RWC win

Sep 30th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

You can’t get an All Black car flag for love nor money.



Kiwis begin to assemble bach in Washington

Sep 14th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Teams have six days to build solar powered buildings



Capital gets its game face on for the Rugby World Cup

Aug 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Picture story

The NewsWire team has been on the streets of Wellington taking photos of the growing rugby fever.



Poets to pitch poetry to Rugby World Cup fans

Aug 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, News

Pacific poets will run workshops in the Cup fanzone.



Brace yourselves NZ – Proulx’s digging our dirt

Mar 22nd, 2011 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

But the best-selling author has to think hard to recall our writers.



Quake left few Wellingtonians untouched

Mar 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Most have a story to tell about the impact.



Inspired young Pasifika people will ‘make changes for themselves’

Apr 29th, 2010 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Student Features

Victoria University leadership exponent Kabini Sanga says new leaders of the Pacific are already emerging. JANICE IKIUA talks to a father of Pacific leadership.



The Kiwi softball enthusiast who calls the Czechs mate

Apr 7th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Sport, Student Features

Wellingtonian Lawrence Allen is instrumental in the sporting ties between New Zealand and the Czech Republic. The Island Bay softballer is interviewed by SIMON BUNNY.



Talk about tight: tutor analyses our twang

Nov 12th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Canadians and New Zealanders have similar strange diction.