Non-French speaker wins French Scrabble world titleThe Francophone world crowned a new Scrabble champion on Monday – a man from New Zealand who barely speaks a word of French.
New Zealand grounds all flights over radar glitchAll commercial and civilian aircraft in New Zealand were temporarily grounded on Tuesday when a fault crippled the nation's air traffic control system, an official said.
New Zealand non-combat troops to aid Iraqi armyNew Zealand will send troops to Iraq on a non-combat mission to boost the local military’s ability to fight the Islamic State (IS) group, Prime Minister John Key said on Tuesday.
Venezuela, Malaysia, Spain elected to UN Security CouncilAngola, Malaysia, New Zealand, Spain, and Venezuela were elected to two-year terms on the UN Security Council Thursday, after fierce lobbying failed to garner Turkey a spot. The…
Video tackles prejudice towards West African as Ebola spreadsIn this edition: West Africans stigmatised as Ebola spreads; a display mannequin sparks outrage in New Zealand; and snowboarding champ Shaun White in a stunning skateboard display.
Turkey, Spain, New Zealand locked in tight race for UN seatsThe United Nations will elect five new non-permanent members to its powerful Security Council on Thursday, with Turkey, Spain and New Zealand vying for two seats in one category.
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WWI: The Somme, Land of RemembranceEvery year in France, more than 200,000 visitors walk across the battlefields of the Somme. They come from Great Britain, Canada or even from Australia and New Zealand with one…
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In pictures: thousands mark Anzac Day in northern FranceAustralia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has paid tribute to the soldiers of the Great War during an Anzac Day service in northern France, saying they had helped shape modern…
Briton and New Zealander found shot dead in western LibyaA British man and a New Zealand woman were found dead in western Libya on Thursday, both with gunshot wounds, while two Americans were arrested in the eastern city of Benghazi, a…
Afghanistan, Somalia and N. Korea top corruption listSomalia, North Korea and Afghanistan were ranked as the most corrupt states in the world on Tuesday by Transparency International's 2013 index of global corruption. Denmark and…
All Blacks take their chances and beat FranceNew Zealand scored two tries in the second half to take control of a tight rugby union international at the Stade de France on Saturday night. The All Blacks went on to beat the…
Underdogs France look to topple All BlacksWins have been in short supply for Les Bleus so far this year, but France are determined to prove they can compete with the best when they take on world champions New Zealand in…