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Auckland City declares a climate emergency

Members of Auckland Council's Environment and Community Committee voted to join a growing community of cities around the world who have formally and publicly recognized the urgency for action on climate change by declaring a climate emergency.

Jun 12, 2019, 12:40 PM IST

Rohit Sharma 2 short of becoming man with most sixes in T20Is

Gayle and Guptill are currently leading the charts, having hit 103 sixes in 56 and 76 T20Is at an average of 33.47 and 33.91 respectively. 

Feb 09, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Strange looking insect-like creatures puzzle social media, leave people guessing

After the finding Clerke took to social media platform Facebook and posted a video of the creatures asking if anyone knew about the creatures.

Feb 06, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

Auckland ushers in New Year with celebratory fireworks at iconic Sky Tower

The iconic Sky Tower of Auckland, which gives a panoramic view of the city, was illuminated and decorative firework was carried out from its top to usher in the New Year.

Dec 31, 2018, 17:13 PM IST

B Sai Praneeth goes down fighting in Auckland semifinals

Indian shuttler B Sai Praneeth went down fighting to second seed Jonatan Christie of Indonesia in the men's singles semifinals of the New Zealand Open badminton on Saturday.

May 05, 2018, 16:37 PM IST

B Sai Praneeth marches on, Sameer Verma crashes out of NZ Open badminton

B Sai Praneeth was the lone Indian left in the fray at the New Zealand Open Badminton Championship after he entered the semifinals of the men's singles event on Friday.

May 04, 2018, 17:40 PM IST

Badminton: Rohan-Kuhoo, Shivam-Poorvisha enter second round at NZ Open

The young Indian mixed doubles pair of Rohan Kapoor and Kuhoo Garg and Shivam Sharma and S Ram Poorvisha entered the second round of the USD 150,000 New Zealand Open Super 100 tournament here on Tuesday.

May 01, 2018, 16:09 PM IST

Day-Night Test: Root's late loss hurts England, strengthens NZ

Root, who received on-field treatment, was bounced again on the next delivery and caught off the glove by Watling to leave England in desperate trouble at 132/3, needing another 237 runs to make NZ bat again.

Mar 25, 2018, 15:18 PM IST

Stuart Broad becomes second English pacer to reach 400 Test wickets

Stuart Broad became just the second England bowler to reach 400 Test dismissals when he captured the wicket of Tom Latham on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand in Auckland on Thursday.

Mar 22, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Day-Night Test: New Zealand seek All Black magic against England

New Zealand's cricketers are drawing inspiration from images of Richie McCaw leading the All Blacks to Rugby World Cup glory as they head into their first home day-night Test against England on Thursday.

Mar 20, 2018, 12:07 PM IST

Australia edge New Zealand in rain-marred T20 tri-series final

Australia were 121/3 in reply to NZ's 150/9 when play was abandoned after 14.4 overs, giving them a 19-run win under the D/L system. It is for the first time that Australia have become the No. 1 T20 team.

Feb 21, 2018, 16:03 PM IST

Auckland batsman Jeet Raval hits six off bowler's head at Ford Trophy

The ball had ricochetted off Ellis' head and went for a six over long-on. The umpire signalled a boundary, which was later confirmed that it had actually sailed over the ropes. 

Feb 21, 2018, 12:30 PM IST

New Zealand quick to bury T20 debacle as England loom

Martin Guptill described Friday night's loss to Australia as "disheartening" but quickly added: "We haven't really got a lot of time to dwell on it."

Feb 17, 2018, 17:54 PM IST

Australia chase down a record 244 to stun New Zealand in T20 tri-series

D`Arcy Short anchored a high-powered Australian batting order to produce the highest successful run chase in Twenty20 international cricket to beat New Zealand by five wickets in their tri-series clash at Eden Park on Friday.

Feb 16, 2018, 16:17 PM IST

Pakistan finally overcome Blacks Caps with T20 win

Pakistan crushed New Zealand by 48 runs in the second T20 in Auckland on Thursday to notch their first victory of the tour over the Black Caps.

Jan 25, 2018, 16:00 PM IST

A plane took off in 2018, landed in 2017. And it's a true story

Flight HAL446 took off from New Zealand's Auckland in 2018 and landed in Hawaii's Honolulu in 2017.

Jan 02, 2018, 23:43 PM IST

Caroline Wozniacki targets New Zealand crown ahead of Australian Open

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki faces a difficult assignment in the opening round of the ASB Classic in Auckland on Monday after being drawn against unpredictable American Madison Brengle, as the Danish player tunes up for the Australian Open next month.

Dec 30, 2017, 18:38 PM IST

Victoria Azarenka to miss ASB Classic in Auckland

The former world No. 1 has not played since Wimbledon in July because she cannot leave California until a dispute with her former partner over the custody of their son Leo is resolved.

Dec 24, 2017, 17:13 PM IST

I'm a below average singer: Anupam Kher

Anupam took some time off and visited a park where he found himself alone and started singing the popular song 'Kuchh na kaho'.

Dec 02, 2017, 15:50 PM IST

Indian-origin woman found 'in a pool of blood' at house in New Zealand

A 24-year-old Indian-origin woman was today found killed with injuries on her body at her house in New Zealand's Auckland city, media reports said.

Nov 12, 2017, 16:56 PM IST