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Diaper change, peace summit: New Zealand's 'First Baby' makes UN debut

Diaper change, peace summit: New Zealand's 'First Baby' makes UN debut

Three-month-old Neve Te Aroha made her United Nations debut on Monday when her mother - Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern - spoke at a peace summit in the General Assembly.

Sep 25, 2018, 09:48 AM IST
Giant monster squid at a New Zealand beach surprises onlookers—See pic

Giant monster squid at a New Zealand beach surprises onlookers—See pic

The brothers even got their hands on a tape to measure the size of the monster Cephalopod.

Aug 27, 2018, 15:21 PM IST
New Zealand minister cycles to hospital to give birth to her first baby

New Zealand minister cycles to hospital to give birth to her first baby

New Zealand’s Minister for Women, Julie Anne Genter, has taken the internet by storm by cycling to a hospital to give birth to her first baby. She took to Instagram to share picture of her cycling down to the hospital on Sunday.

Aug 21, 2018, 09:15 AM IST
NZ archer inspired by Hunger Games selected for Youth Olympics

NZ archer inspired by Hunger Games selected for Youth Olympics

Rebecca Jones, who will become New Zealand’s first archer at the Games being staged in Argentina, qualified after winning her age group in the Oceania youth championships in July. 

 

Jul 27, 2018, 10:56 AM IST
First-ever colour X-Ray performed on a human in New Zealand

First-ever colour X-Ray performed on a human in New Zealand

The new imaging device, which is based on the traditional black-and-white X-ray, uses particle-tracking technology developed for CERN's Large Hadron Collider.

Jul 13, 2018, 12:46 PM IST
Pakistan will continue playing its international home games in UAE

Pakistan will continue playing its international home games in UAE

Pakistan has been hosting most of its international matches in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah since 2009 when a gun and grenade attack injured six Sri Lankan players in Lahore while killing eight Pakistanis.

Jun 27, 2018, 12:15 PM IST
India open Women's World T20 campaign against New Zealand; DRS to debut

India open Women's World T20 campaign against New Zealand; DRS to debut

India, who are yet to win the tournament in five attempts, face Pakistan in their second game on November 11. The tournament opener against New Zealand is scheduled for November 9.

Jun 26, 2018, 11:00 AM IST
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern names newborn daughter Neve Te Aroha

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern names newborn daughter Neve Te Aroha

Jacinda Ardern, 37, became New Zealand's youngest PM when she took office through a coalition deal in 2017 after an inconclusive election. She has now become the first woman in the country's history to give birth while in office.

Jun 25, 2018, 00:40 AM IST
England top Women's T20 tri-series table after mixed day

England top Women's T20 tri-series table after mixed day

The format of the tournament means the three teams are all required to play double-headers and yesterday it was the turn of England, the women's World Cup holders in 50 over cricket, to face two fixtures in a day.

Jun 24, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
Brendon McCullum admits he tested positive for banned substance during 2016 IPL

Brendon McCullum admits he tested positive for banned substance during 2016 IPL

Brendon McCullum tested positive while playing for Gujarat Lions during the 2016 season and was summoned for random test after a match against Delhi Daredevils in Delhi.

Jun 24, 2018, 11:53 AM IST
West Indies hope night Test is right time to win back fans

West Indies hope night Test is right time to win back fans

The third Test of the series against Sri Lanka at Kensington Oval in Barbados will be the 10th day-night affair since it debuted in 2015 when Australia hosted New Zealand in Adelaide.

Jun 22, 2018, 11:47 AM IST
Australia team slip to 34-year low in ICC ODI rankings

Australia team slip to 34-year low in ICC ODI rankings

Australia team slip sixth position in ICC ODI ranking, last time they found themselves in sixth position was way back in January 1984.

Jun 18, 2018, 15:38 PM IST
Current Scotland coach Grant Bradburn interested in New Zealand coaching job

Current Scotland coach Grant Bradburn interested in New Zealand coaching job

Grant Bradburn, who played seven Tests and 11 ODIs for New Zealand, has been coaching Scotland since April 2014.

Jun 17, 2018, 17:13 PM IST
New Zealand's 17-year-old Amelia Kerr hits world record with 232* off 145 balls

New Zealand's 17-year-old Amelia Kerr hits world record with 232* off 145 balls

The 17-year-old became the youngest player to score an international double-hundred.  

Jun 13, 2018, 21:09 PM IST
New Zealand women hammer Ireland again by 306 runs

New Zealand women hammer Ireland again by 306 runs

New Zealand women overpowered their Irish counterparts by once more piling up a total in excess of 400 for another win by more than 300 runs in the second of three one-day internationals in Dublin on Sunday.

Jun 11, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
MacLeod hundred powers Scotland to record 371-5 in England ODI

MacLeod hundred powers Scotland to record 371-5 in England ODI

Calum MacLeod's superb unbeaten century took Scotland to a record 371 for five in their one-day international against England in Edinburgh on Sunday.

Jun 10, 2018, 19:56 PM IST
New Zealander Rob Nicol announces retirement

New Zealander Rob Nicol announces retirement

New Zealand opening batsman Rob Nicol on Saturday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.

Jun 09, 2018, 17:44 PM IST
World Record: NZ women score mammoth 490/4 vs Ireland, highest ever in ODIs

World Record: NZ women score mammoth 490/4 vs Ireland, highest ever in ODIs

New Zealand women's cricket team posted the highest ever total in One-day cricket by scoring an incredible 490 for four against Ireland in the first match against Ireland in Dublin with skipper Suzie Bates leading from the front with a blistering 151-run knock.

Jun 09, 2018, 10:21 AM IST
India to face Kenya in Intercontinental Cup final

India to face Kenya in Intercontinental Cup final

India will face Kenya in the summit clash of Intercontinental Cup after the African side hammered a listless Chinese Taipei 4-0 in the last league match of the four-nation football tournament.

Jun 09, 2018, 09:23 AM IST
Sunil Chhetri has been my inspiration: Kumam Udanta Singh

Sunil Chhetri has been my inspiration: Kumam Udanta Singh

Making inroads into the national team, India winger Kumam Udanta Singh on Friday said iconic skipper Sunil Chhetri has been his inspiration.

Jun 08, 2018, 17:54 PM IST

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