Sikh man rewarded for cradling injured boy's head with turban

A Sikh man from India, who made international headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child in New Zealand, has been presented with a truckload of new furniture for his sparsely decorated flat by a TV station.

1st Test, Day 3: Kane Williamson ton puts New Zealand on top against England
1st Test, Day 3: Kane Williamson ton puts New Zealand on top against England

Kane Williamson starred for New Zealand as they outplayed England on the third day of the first Test at Lord`s on Saturday.

Williamson`s well-constructed 132 was the centrepiece of New Zealand`s 523 all out which gave them a first-innings lead of 134.

1st Test, Day 2: Kane Williamson frustrates England
1st Test, Day 2: Kane Williamson frustrates England

Kane Williamson`s unbeaten 92 rounded off a fine day`s work for New Zealand in the first Test against England at Lord`s on Friday.

New Zealand glacier body identified after 42 years

 A New Zealand hiker's body that lay frozen in a glacier for more than four decades has been formally identified, police said today.

Missing New Zealand climber identified after 42 years

 New Zealand police have identified the human remains found earlier this year on Mount Cook, as those of David Erik Moen, a climber who went missing 42 years ago.

New Zealand launches scheme to save Kiwi national bird

The New Zealand government has launched a programme to save the country's national bird, the Kiwi, from becoming extinct, Conservation Minister Maggie Barry said on Thursday.

UN experts rap South Korea over AIDS test for expat teachers

 UN rights experts on Wednesday rapped South Korea for demanding that a New Zealander undergo an HIV test before renewing her teaching contract, insisting she should be paid compensation.

Geoffrey Boycott slams `shambolic` England
Geoffrey Boycott slams `shambolic` England

Geoffrey Boycott said Tuesday the way in which English cricket had been run lately amounted to a "shambles" ahead of this week`s first Test against New Zealand.

Tim Southee looks to Lord`s it over England again
Tim Southee looks to Lord`s it over England again

New Zealand`s Tim Southee will return to the scene of one of his greatest triumphs on Thursday for the first Test against England at Lord`s.

Evidence of massive quakes found in New Zealand

Geologists for the very first time have found direct evidence of massive earthquakes beneath central New Zealand capable of generating tsunamis.

New Zealand fly under the radar as usual
New Zealand fly under the radar as usual

In their traditionally under-stated fashion New Zealand have been content to stay in the background before the two-test series against England.

Indian students receiving extortion calls in New Zealand

Indian students living in New Zealand are being targeted by callers posing as immigration officials demand thousands of dollars, prompting authorities to warn the Indian nationals not to fall into the trap.

New Zealand-based Indian nationals targeted for immigration scam

Indians in New Zealand have been warned following reports of a scam with callers posing as immigration officials demanding money against deportation threats, a media report said on Monday.

Martin Guptill run-riot continues for New Zealand
Martin Guptill run-riot continues for New Zealand

Martin Guptill`s impressive sequence of big scores continued as New Zealand beat Worcestershire by 15 runs on Sunday in their final warm-up match before next week`s first Test against England at Lord`s.

Prince Harry says Army life saved him

Britain's Prince Harry has said the army saved him from going off the tracks and he would encourage his brother William's children -- George and Charlotte -- to have some sort of involvement in the armed forces.

Martin Guptill in good touch ahead of Test return
Martin Guptill in good touch ahead of Test return

New Zealand`s Martin Guptill warmed up for his anticipated return to Test cricket next week with a quickfire fifty on Saturday in the Black Caps` final warm-up fixture before their series opener with England.

Sikh removes turban to help bleeding child in New Zealand

 A 22-year-old Sikh man broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child following a road accident in New Zealand, garnering praise for his humanitarian effort, a media report said on Saturday.

Rain dampens New Zealand`s bid for practice
Rain dampens New Zealand`s bid for practice

New Zealand`s hope of getting more meaningful practice were undone ahead of next week`s first Test against England by the weather after rain washed out Thursday`s first day of their second and final tour match against Worcestershire.

Prince Harry fires up for haka in New Zealand

 Britain`s Prince Harry performed a fearsome Maori war dance, or haka, and mingled with tattooed ex-convicts on his trip to New Zealand Wednesday.

Prince Harry runs into former matron on New Zealand visit

 Britain`s Prince Harry handed out cupcakes and advice on ginger pride in New Zealand`s second largest city Christchurch on Tuesday where he was reunited with a former matron he had not seen in years.