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New Zealand troops retrieve 6 bodies in daring volcano mission

Dec 13, 2019 - 8:09 AM

An military team is dispatched to recover 8 bodies that remain on New Zealand's most active volcano, which sits semi-submerged 50 kilometers out to sea

An airforce helicopter leaves Whakatane airport as it assists with the recovery of the 8 bodies on White Island who perished in the December the 9th White Island eruption, in New Zealand, on December 13, 2019. Intensifying fears of another eruption frustrated efforts to recover bodies from New Zealand's White Island on December 11, as the official death toll from the volcano disaster rose to eight. Police said two people died in hospital overnight, taking the confirmed number of fatalities to eight, with the bodies of another eight people believed to be on the island. Marty MELVILLE / AFP

Universal Robina buys NZ snack food maker Griffin's

Jul 21, 2014 - 6:13 PM

The acquisition will boost URC s snack portfolio as it expands further in Asia Australia and New Zealand

WebHits: Speed ad – Mistakes

Jan 10, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Other people make mistakes Slow down

'Massive' response to successor for outlawed Megaupload

Jan 20, 2013 - 9:59 AM

New Zealand based Internet tycoon Kim Dotcom claimed a massive response to his new file sharing service launched Sunday January 20 suggesting it could be the fastest growing start up in history

Aquino on China row: NZ backs rules-based approach

Oct 23, 2012 - 3:37 PM

President Aquino says New Zealand supports a rules based approach to resolving the PH China dispute