Kiwis say no to 'new Tiger Temple' >>

Our petition urging Thailand’s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) to put a stop to a ‘new Tiger Temple’ tourist venue, has been handed to officials.

We’re grateful to the thousands of supporters joining us to help protect tigers: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Thank you!
Kiwis say no to new Tiger Temple Our petition urging Thailands Department

Presented to authorities: Petition to protect tigers, with more than 212,000 signatures

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Good luck to the UC Championship teams for the start of the season tomorrow! We look forward to seeing all the Canterbury Rugby action on the field.

Don't forget to follow the UC Championship & UC Cup Facebook page for game highlights.
Good luck to the UC Championship teams for the start of the
National’s housing crisis continues to spiral out of control. In the past year alone, Auckland’s building costs rose 17% compared to 7% nationally.

Labour is ready to fix this.

Our comprehensive plan to fix the housing crisis means we’ll supply more affordable houses, and keep costs under control. Our KiwiBuild policy will bring the cost of construction down by building at a large scale –...
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Nationals housing crisis continues to spiral out of control In the past

17 per cent Auckland building inflation raises Labour's ire

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University of Otago
University of Otago
yesterday at 18:11. Facebook
People wishing to talk to the University’s Chief Operating Officer can pop along to his new informal “Shooting the Breeze” sessions. [ Bit.ly Link ]
People wishing to talk to the Universitys Chief Operating Officer can pop

“Shoot the Breeze” with Stephen Willis

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SPCA AUCKLAND
SPCA AUCKLAND
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Last week, we updated you on our lovely girl Champagne, who is currently out as foster with one of our canine attendants.

We told you the story of how she has been on a few ventures lately. One of these being beach themed, and has been loving bounding up and down the beach out west, curiously checking out the big scary waves crashing against the shoreline.

Well, her second new past time, of...
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Last week we updated you on our lovely girl Champagne who is
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SPCA AUCKLAND
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We recently talked to our Veterinary Behaviourist Dr Jess Beer, who has answered some pet behaviour questions. Here is an example of one below:

Q: We recently adopted a rescue puppy, Jack, earlier this year. Now he’s six months old, Jack has started digging up my veggie garden while I’m at work! How do I get him to stop?

"Congratulations on the recent addition to your family! It sounds like...
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We recently talked to our Veterinary Behaviourist Dr Jess Beer who has
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Got some DIY projects to get stuck into this weekend? Head down to your local Kennards Hire for your equipment needs and $2 from every hire will be donated to KidsCan. Thanks Kennards Hire! #kennardsforkids
Got some DIY projects to get stuck into this weekend Head down
STORY || The fifth rotation of our troops will be departing for Iraq in late May to train Iraqi Security Forces alongside our Australian counterparts. We continue to assist the Iraqi military in their campaign to expel Daesh from their country.

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STORY The fifth rotation of our troops will be departing for Iraq

NZDF help train more Iraqi troops for offensive against Daesh

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WATCH || A word from our Sports Council chairwoman, Captain Corina Bruce from the World Masters Games 2017.

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yesterday at 21:29. Facebook
Our Kiwi personnel are known worldwide. After the Anzac Day ceremonies were over for our personnel in France and Belgium they were often swamped by people who attended the services asking for photos and to hear more about defence life in New Zealand.

#Force4NZ
Our Kiwi personnel are known worldwide After the Anzac Day ceremonies were
During the busy travel season, advance planning and early visa application are extra important. If you plan to apply for a non-immigrant visa to come to the United States as a temporary visitor, please review the information provided at the following link. To find more information about traveling to the United States and how to apply for a visa, please visit [ Usembassy.gov Link ].
During the busy travel season advance planning and early visa application are

Visa Appointment & Processing Wait Times

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Auckland Consulate General staff celebrated #EarthDay volunteering at the Kaipatiki Project. The team cleared overgrown kikuyu grass and dead growth from harakeke (flax) plantations used for weaving by the local community, and potted hundreds of seedlings for use in local forests.
Auckland Consulate General staff celebrated EarthDay volunteering at the Kaipati
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yesterday at 21:54. Facebook
An update on whats happening with different developments in and around the Linwood Village. A suburb with potential and opportunity.
An update on whats happening with different developments in and around the

Linwood Village Update April 2017

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Rebuild Christchurch
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Renting is a reality for the majority of Kiwis but we hear so many stories like these. When we’re in Government we’ll push for new, fairer rules that recognise we all want a secure, stable place to live.
Renting is a reality for the majority of Kiwis but we hear

The Pencilsword: What about the renters?

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Today is Workers' Memorial Day, a day to remember people who have lost their lives on the job. Everyone has a right to come home from work in one piece.
Today is Workers Memorial Day a day to remember people who have
The latest issue of Army News is out now, just in time to read at the weekend. Check out the new Innovation Challenge, our engineers in the Sinai, why soldiers should check their life insurance, our skilled shooters, our exercises, our kit, and much more. Oh, and everything you always wanted to know about MHOVs but haven't got around to asking!
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The latest issue of Army News is out now just in time

NZ Army - Army News

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Soldiers from the Regular Force AC JNCO course marched out recently after several weeks spent learning how to instruct and command as they transition into junior leadership roles.

The Instructional Award went to LCPL Don Heald, while the
Top Student and Leadership award went to LCPL Aaron Dykstra.
The Regimental Award recipient was LBDR Sione Mataele,
and the Peers award went to LCPL J....
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Soldiers from the Regular Force AC JNCO course marched out recently after
NZ Police Recruitment
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yesterday at 21:12. Facebook
Wing 303 out with our Iwi Liaison Coordinator Sergeant Morehu, enhancing exposure to Tikanga Māori. They are also covering off on Pacific, Asian and South Asian cultures this week.

On Monday they'll be on the frontline at their police stations! All the very best team!

If you care enough to be a cop, go to newcops.co.nz [ Newcops.co.nz Link ]

#newcops #icareenough #safercommunitiestogether
Wing 303 out with our Iwi Liaison Coordinator Sergeant Morehu enhancing exposure
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Margaret Jeremiah Tamara Tipi
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