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News of Zealand

Kiwi Teens Are In the Dark About Their Birth Control Options

The pill was the most commonly used contraceptive among young women interviewed in a new study, despite IUDs and implants being 22 times more effective.
Zoe Madden-Smith
2 days ago
Empathy Test

A Possible Defence of New Zealand’s Visitors From Hell

Who among us hasn't behaved badly on holiday? #makingmemories
Daniel Smith
3 days ago
Video Premiere

Imugi 이무기's New Video Will Drench You In A Psychic Haze

Watch the premiere of 'Greensmoke' from the Auckland bedroom soul duo.
Matthew McAuley
3 days ago
News of Zealand

Auckland’s Housing Is So Bad Some Renters Pay Over $100 To Share A Bed

One woman forked out $195 per week for half a bed in a CBD flat.
Zoe Madden-Smith
3 days ago
Food insecurity

These Public Pantries Aim To Decolonise Food Access in New Zealand

Known as pātaka, they tap into a centuries-old Māori system for sharing food within a community.
Wesley Lapointe
4 days ago
News of Zealand

New Zealand Can't Get Enough of the "Unruly Tourists" Terrorising the Land

Our media has basically devolved into a demonic holiday scrapbook of the British family’s trip.
Zoe Madden-Smith
4 days ago
News of Zealand

Kanye West Couldn't Call His Son Saint in New Zealand

Heaven-Princezz-Star, Zdiam-Bishop and the Roman numerals ‘II’ and ‘III’ were among the other names declined by the Department of Internal Affairs last year.
Zoe Madden-Smith
5 days ago
News of Zealand

Rodeo Fans Threaten Animal Rights Activists at Northland Event

"My kids are telling me to punch you in the fucking face," one person can be heard saying in a recording of the altercation.
Zoe Madden-Smith
1.14.19
News of Zealand

NZ's Pick-As-You-Go Berry Farms Under Threat From Sticky Fingered Customers

"The berries are pick your own, not all you can eat."
Zoe Madden-Smith
1.11.19
News of Zealand

A Mongrel Mob-Run Facebook Page Wants to Keep Kiwis Away From Fast Food

#viciousndelicious
Zoe Madden-Smith
1.10.19
Drug Testing

Why New Zealand Needs Legal Drug Testing at its Summer Festivals

"It will only take one super-toxic thing to emerge onto the market and we will have a lot of deaths," says KnowYourStuffNZ's Wendy Allison.
James Borrowdale
1.10.19
News of Zealand

New Poll Indicates Aotearoa’s 2020 Cannabis Referendum Will Pass No Sweat

It finds that 60 percent of adults would vote to legalise personal use.
Zoe Madden-Smith
1.9.19
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