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The fine line between playing God and saving species

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on The fine line between playing God and saving species

MIL OSI – Source: University of Otago – Release/Statement Headline: The fine line between playing God and saving species Friday, 23 June 2017 12:57pm New Zealand conservation workers are keen on gene-editing to eradicate pests but would rather avoid “playing God” with native species, a University of Otago study suggests. In an article published today […]

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Yemen: Urgent investigation needed into UAE torture network and possible US role

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amnesty International NZ, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Yemen: Urgent investigation needed into UAE torture network and possible US role

MIL OSI – Source: Amnesty International NZ – Release/Statement Headline: Yemen: Urgent investigation needed into UAE torture network and possible US role Following an Associated Press investigation alleging that United Arab Emirates (UAE) and its allied Yemeni security forces are arbitrarily detaining and torturing detainees, who are also being interrogated by US forces in a […]

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Investigations continue into burglary Castlecliff Camp Store in Whanganui – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Justice, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Investigations continue into burglary Castlecliff Camp Store in Whanganui – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Investigations continue into burglary Castlecliff Camp Store in Whanganui – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Investigations continue into burglary Castlecliff Camp Store in Whanganui Friday, 23 June 2017 – 12:32pm Please attribute to Detective Kim Cochrane Police are continuing […]

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Name release – fatal workplace incident near Hamilton – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Justice, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Name release – fatal workplace incident near Hamilton – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Name release – fatal workplace incident near Hamilton – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Name release – fatal workplace incident near Hamilton Friday, 23 June 2017 – 11:22am Police can now name the person who died following an incident […]

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Top-of-the-range patrol vessel for Nelson fisheries officers

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Top-of-the-range patrol vessel for Nelson fisheries officers

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Top-of-the-range patrol vessel for Nelson fisheries officers Date: 23 Jun 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz If you’re thinking of violating fishing rules in the Nelson region, you’d be wise to think twice. Ministry for Primary Industries […]

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Great Barrier awarded rare international dark sky sanctuary status Great Barrier Island, located 100 kilometres north-east of central Auckland, has become the first island in the world to be designated an International Dark Sky Sanctuary in a bid to protect its night skies for present and future generations. Published 23 JUN 2017

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Great Barrier awarded rare international dark sky sanctuary status Great Barrier Island, located 100 kilometres north-east of central Auckland, has become the first island in the world to be designated an International Dark Sky Sanctuary in a bid to protect its night skies for present and future generations. Published 23 JUN 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Great Barrier awarded rare international dark sky sanctuary status Great Barrier Island, located 100 kilometres north-east of central Auckland, has become the first island in the world to be designated an International Dark Sky Sanctuary in a bid to protect its night skies […]

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New Zealand Education: University of Canterbury awards 2017 Teaching Medal to marketing academic Ekant Veer

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Education: University of Canterbury awards 2017 Teaching Medal to marketing academic Ekant Veer

MIL OSI – Source: University of Canterbury Headline: University of Canterbury awards 2017 Teaching Medal to marketing academic Ekant Veer The University of Canterbury will present Associate Professor Ekant Veer, from theManagement, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship department, with the Teaching Medal for 2017. The Teaching Medal is awarded in recognition of an outstanding and sustained contribution to teaching […]

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New electronic signs to alert motorists to slow down near schools

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on New electronic signs to alert motorists to slow down near schools

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: New electronic signs to alert motorists to slow down near schools New electronic speed limit signs will alert Motueka motorists to reduce their speed to 40km/hr as they travel near three schools on High St/SH60. The schools are Motueka Rudolf Steiner School, Motueka South […]

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Upgrade of Queenstown’s busiest intersection completed

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Upgrade of Queenstown’s busiest intersection completed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Upgrade of Queenstown’s busiest intersection completed Traffic has started moving more freely at the busy BP roundabout at Frankton this week with new traffic lanes now operational. The NZ Transport Agency has been working on the roundabout at the intersection of State Highways 6 […]

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Name release – Lichfield crash – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Justice, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Name release – Lichfield crash – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Name release – Lichfield crash – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Name release – Lichfield crash Friday, 23 June 2017 – 11:19am Police are now able to release the name of the woman who died after a vehicle collision […]

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Washing hands after gardening could protect against Legionnaire’s disease

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Washing hands after gardening could protect against Legionnaire’s disease

MIL OSI – Source: University of Otago Headline: Washing hands after gardening could protect against Legionnaire’s disease Friday, 23 June 2017 11:42amDunedin-based epidemiologist Associate Professor Patricia Priest Washing hands after using compost could protect gardeners from contracting a common but dangerous strain of Legionnaire’s disease, new University of Otago research shows. The study results, recently […]

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Dispelling the myths of food poverty

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Dispelling the myths of food poverty

MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dispelling the myths of food poverty The New Testament can be spot-on. As usual, the Budget handed out considerable amounts to those that hath at least a moderate amount already, and only a few scraps to those that hath hardly anything. Post-Budget, […]

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HP48HOURS 2017: Looking for Female Directors

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on HP48HOURS 2017: Looking for Female Directors

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: HP48HOURS 2017: Looking for Female Directors Last year, a record number of women and girls directed films in the HP48HOURS Filmmaking Competition. This year, organisers are looking to attract even more. Event organiser Ant Timpson says: “There’s been a noticeable shift within the […]

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Research on future of e-learning in wānanga

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Research on future of e-learning in wānanga

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Research on future of e-learning in wānanga Lindsay Baxter will investigate e-learning in the Māori tertiary sector A better understanding of how the Māori tertiary sector is adapting to e-learning is the focus of a joint research project undertaken by a Massey postgraduate student and […]

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Changes in garden bird populations over the last 10 years

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Landcare Research, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Science  /  Comments Off on Changes in garden bird populations over the last 10 years

MIL OSI – Source: Landcare Research – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Changes in garden bird populations over the last 10 years Home» About Us » News & events » Media releases » Changes in garden bird populations over the last 10 years Wednesday 21 Jun 2017 State of NZ’s Garden Birds – cover Landcare Research announced […]

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Name release – serious crash in Edgecumbe – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Justice, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Name release – serious crash in Edgecumbe – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Name release – serious crash in Edgecumbe – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Name release – serious crash in Edgecumbe Friday, 23 June 2017 – 10:31am Police are now able to release the name of the man who died […]

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Overview

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Overview

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Overview [Video footage of attendees and representatives at the Primary Growth Partnership 2016.] Justine Gilliland, Ministry for Primary Industries: “The PGP is great for New Zealand in terms of looking right across the value chain. So we go right from on-farm or on-orchard […]

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Nicole’s prize-winning business idea to make scholarships more accessible

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Nicole’s prize-winning business idea to make scholarships more accessible

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Nicole’s prize-winning business idea to make scholarships more accessible A $10k prize will help make University of Waikato Management School student Nicole Calderwood’s business idea a reality. The fourth-year Marketing and Strategic Management student, who descends from Ngāi Tahu, entered as an individual in […]

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Police Association backs Green’s firearms push

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Police Association backs Green’s firearms push

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Police Association backs Green’s firearms push David Clendon MP on Friday, June 23, 2017 – 10:12 Police Association members have come out swinging at the Government’s failure to take meaningful action on illegal possession of firearms, the Green Party said today. The Police Association’s election year […]

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Emergency closure SH1 south of Kawakawa

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Emergency closure SH1 south of Kawakawa

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Emergency closure SH1 south of Kawakawa The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists there will be a short closure of State Highway 1 south of Kawakawa later this morning to recover a truck after an incident yesterday. The highway will be closed in […]

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