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New Zealand search for confidence-building win against Board President's XI in second warm-up match

New Zealand search for confidence-building win against Board President's XI in second warm-up match

A young Board President's XI side comprising Prithvi Shaw, KL Rahul, Karun Nair easily defeated Kane Williamson's men by 30 runs in the opening warm-up game.

Oct 18, 2017, 11:26 AM IST
India vs New Zealand: Learning from footage of Axar Patel and Ravindra Jadeja, says Kiwi spinner Mitchell Santner

India vs New Zealand: Learning from footage of Axar Patel and Ravindra Jadeja, says Kiwi spinner Mitchell Santner

New Zealand spinner Mitchell Santner on Monday said the key to success against India's much-vaunted batting line-up would be to bowl reasonably quick and induce mistakes from Virat Kohli and Co.

Oct 16, 2017, 15:36 PM IST
Power-hitter Colin Munro to boost New Zealand top-order in India

Power-hitter Colin Munro to boost New Zealand top-order in India

 Munro is likely to open New Zealand's innings with Martin Guptill on the limited-overs tour of India with Tom Latham dropping down the order, coach Mike Hesson has said.

Oct 12, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
New Zealand coach Mike Hesson wary of 'phenomenal' India

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson wary of 'phenomenal' India

New Zealand, rated fifth in the world, play the first of three one-dayers against India in Mumbai on October 22.

Oct 12, 2017, 12:17 PM IST
New Zealand's deadlock general elections: 'Kingmaker' Winston Peters to hold talks today

New Zealand's deadlock general elections: 'Kingmaker' Winston Peters to hold talks today

 New Zealand`s maverick "kingmaker" Winston Peters arrived in Wellington Tuesday for talks that will eventually determine the outcome of the country`s deadlocked general election.

Oct 03, 2017, 09:25 AM IST
New Zealand PM Bill English says poll deadlock may last three weeks

New Zealand PM Bill English says poll deadlock may last three weeks

Peters emerged as the kingmaker in Saturday`s election after English`s conservative National Party and the Jacinda Ardern-led Labour both failed to win an outright majority.

Sep 25, 2017, 07:01 AM IST
New Zealand's ruling party ahead after poll but kingmaker in no rush to decide

New Zealand's ruling party ahead after poll but kingmaker in no rush to decide

The Greens angered Peters by labelling his anti-immigration rhetoric racist earlier this year and he warned there would be "consequences".

Sep 24, 2017, 08:53 AM IST
New Zealand election stalemate leaves maverick Winston Peters as kingmaker

New Zealand election stalemate leaves maverick Winston Peters as kingmaker

English delivered an unexpectedly strong performance to claim 46 per cent of the vote, while the much-hyped "Jacinda-mania" surrounding Ardern fell short as she finished on 36.

Sep 23, 2017, 20:21 PM IST

Early count puts Bill English ahead in New Zealand election

Early vote counts tonight in New Zealand's general election showed Prime Minister Bill English's National Party ahead but not by enough to form a government without help from other parties.

Sep 23, 2017, 16:34 PM IST

New Zealand party leaders make final bid to woo voters

New Zealand opposition leader Jacinda Ardern conceded she needed more time to win over wavering voters Friday, as parties made their final pitches in what has been a rollercoaster election campaign.

Sep 22, 2017, 11:31 AM IST

Man sets himself on fire outside New Zealand Parliament

A man has reportedly set himself on fire on the grounds of New Zealand`s parliament in Wellington, two days ahead of national elections, police said on Thursday.

Sep 21, 2017, 11:25 AM IST

Key players in the New Zealand election

New Zealand goes to the polls on Saturday to elect a new government. Here are the key players in a closely-fought election.

Sep 21, 2017, 10:47 AM IST
No room for Australia, New Zealand in Asian Games: OCA chief

No room for Australia, New Zealand in Asian Games: OCA chief

Next year`s version of the quadrennial Asian Games, which is second in size only to the Summer Olympics, takes place in Indonesia with the 2022 edition scheduled for Hangzhou, China.

Sep 19, 2017, 21:40 PM IST
Richard Hadlee parts ways with New Zealand’s cricket board

Richard Hadlee parts ways with New Zealand’s cricket board

Due to a rotational policy implemented by the board, one of the two directors had to step down and Hadlee took the decision on behalf of the two-member panel.

Sep 01, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
T20s allow you to explore your own game: Kane Williamson

T20s allow you to explore your own game: Kane Williamson

Williamson is currently playing for the Barbados Tridents in the Caribbean Premier League.

Aug 23, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Indian man serious after assault in New Zealand

Police said the man is between 20 to 30 years in age and is of Indian descent. He was wearing a grey colour shirt, blue jeans and black sneakers with white soles, according to the report.

Aug 16, 2017, 18:59 PM IST

New Zealand opposition leader in sexism row over baby plans

Jacinda Ardern said women should be employed on their qualifications, regardless of their baby-making plans.

Aug 02, 2017, 08:50 AM IST
Mithali Raj calls on team to step up ahead of New Zealand clash

Mithali Raj calls on team to step up ahead of New Zealand clash

Raj made ODI history in Bristol on Wednesday but it was Australia who booked its place in the semi-finals of the prestigious tournament at The County Ground.

Jul 13, 2017, 09:48 AM IST
UN set to adopt treaty outlawing nuclear weapons

UN set to adopt treaty outlawing nuclear weapons

None of the nine countries that possess nuclear weapons, the United States, Russia, Britain, China, France, India, Pakistan, North Korea and Israel took part in the negotiations.

Jul 07, 2017, 21:18 PM IST

Australian population aging, more diverse, less religious: Study

The Australian population is aging, more ethnically diverse and less religious than in the past, according to the 2016 national census released on Tuesday.

Jun 27, 2017, 11:37 AM IST