Teaching kids about money: New Zealander Hannah Koumakis says she was paid $200 in pocket money

Teaching kids about money: New Zealander Hannah Koumakis says she was paid $200 in pocket money

A former nanny says she and her two older sisters were given $200 each in pocket money every month – but they had to earn it and weren’t allowed to spend it all at once. From the age of eight, Hannah Koumakis, from New Zealand, was rewarded the pocket money for completing daily chores around…

Jim Chalmers attacks Josh Frydenberg for mocking him about yoga

Jim Chalmers attacks Josh Frydenberg for mocking him about yoga

Jim Chalmers has slammed his predecessor Josh Frydenberg for mocking him about his embrace of yoga and Hindu spirituality as he laid out a vision to remake capitalism. The Treasurer used a 6,000-word essay in The Monthly magazine to recall his former opponent’s parliamentary sledge against him in February 2020 just before the start of…

British neo-Nazi, 19, whose far-right videos were linked to US massacres jailed for 11 years

British neo-Nazi, 19, whose far-right videos were linked to US massacres jailed for 11 years

This is the moment a neo-Nazi – linked to gun massacres by white supremacists in the US while under probation ‘supervision’ – vandalised a memorial with racist abuse. Daniel Harris, 19, from Derbyshire, posted videos which were shared by Payton Gendron, who has admitted a supermarket shooting in Buffalo, New York, and linked to Anderson…

We Need to Talk About the Authoritarian Cult Surrounding Jacinda Ardern – RedState

We Need to Talk About the Authoritarian Cult Surrounding Jacinda Ardern – RedState

On Wednesday, unexpected news dropped that New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern was resigning her position. In an emotional press conference, she insisted that the decision was not based on politics. Given her party is trailing heading into the country’s October election, her insistence was unconvincing at best. But while it was patently obvious that domestic…

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Resigns Before the October Election – RedState

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Resigns Before the October Election – RedState

Well, this is a shocker. Not that New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern chose to resign; it’s a shock that she didn’t even try to admit she failed horribly in her handling of the COVID pandemic. For certain, this is part and parcel of why she chose to make this impromptu exit. Instead, Ardern gave…

Jacinda Ardern resigns as New Zealand Prime Minister 

Jacinda Ardern resigns as New Zealand Prime Minister 

Jacinda Ardern shocks the world and RESIGNS as New Zealand Prime Minister: Says she’s got ‘nothing left in the tank’ and tells her fiancé Clarke ‘let’s finally get married’ By Nic White For Daily Mail Australia Published: 19:04 EST, 18 January 2023 | Updated: 19:31 EST, 18 January 2023 Jacinda Ardern has choked back tears…

Labour government could introduce a New Zealand-style ban on the sale of cigarettes

Labour government could introduce a New Zealand-style ban on the sale of cigarettes

Labour government could introduce a New Zealand-style ban on the sale of cigarettes, says shadow health secretary Wes Streeting Labour government could introduce New Zealand-style ban on sale of cigarettes Shadow health secretary Wes Streeting says party will consult on new measures The Government has set an objective for England to be smokefree by 2030…

Sea World helicopter crash: New Zealand survivors break their silence 

Sea World helicopter crash: New Zealand survivors break their silence 

Two New Zealand couples who survived the horror Sea World helicopter crash have spoken publicly for the first time about their ordeal – recalling how a ‘fun joy ride’ quickly became a nightmare.  Elmarie and Riaan Steenberg and Edward and Marle Swart, all from Auckland, were holidaying on the Gold Coast when they decided to…

Hello 2023! Partygoers begin welcoming New Year as celebrations begin in New Zealand and Australia

Hello 2023! Partygoers begin welcoming New Year as celebrations begin in New Zealand and Australia

The end of 2022 is underway as revellers on the other side of the world begin ringing in the New Year.  New Zealand was among the first countries to enter 2023 with a stunning light show and fireworks display over the Auckland Harbour Bridge and Sky Tower respectively.  The country, led by Jacinda Ardern, was…

NZ: Heart-wrenching moment parents who refused to give their baby vaccinated blood is taken away

NZ: Heart-wrenching moment parents who refused to give their baby vaccinated blood is taken away

Watch the heart-wrenching moment parents who refused to give their baby vaccinated blood is taken away from them in hospital by authorities The parents watched as authorities removed the baby from its hospital cot  The six-month-old was in hospital for urgent life-saving surgery last week Surgery was delayed by weeks as parents refused vaccinated blood…

Jacinda Ardern LOSES IT calling ACT leader David Seymour an ‘arrogant p****’ in stunning broadside

Jacinda Ardern LOSES IT calling ACT leader David Seymour an ‘arrogant p****’ in stunning broadside

Extraordinary moment Jacinda Ardern LOSES IT and calls political rival ‘arrogant p****’ in parliament – before sending an apologetic text referencing her MUM NZ Prime Minister lost her cool when replying to questions from David Seymour She muttered an insult caught by microphones about the ACT Party leader Ms Ardern apologised by SMS and noted…

Lionel Allan killed in alleged hit-and-run in Auckland was a child actor, deported from Australia

Lionel Allan killed in alleged hit-and-run in Auckland was a child actor, deported from Australia

Lionel ‘Doeboy’ Allan, 39, died after he was struck while walking along The Concourse in Henderson, Auckland on the night of September 30 A New Zealand child actor who turned to a life of crime in Australia before getting his life back on track has been killed in an alleged hit-and-run. Lionel ‘Doeboy’ Allan, 39,…

Man, 28, ‘tried to murder woman he met on a night out after beating and stamping on her’

Man, 28, ‘tried to murder woman he met on a night out after beating and stamping on her’

A man tried to kill a woman he met during a night out by beating and stamping on her before and stripping her naked and dragging her into a woodland, a court has heard. Matthew Stevens, 28, met the victim during a night out in Newcastle city centre  before they shared a taxi to his…

Debbie Griggs to be given funeral 23 years after husband murdered her – after her body was found

Debbie Griggs to be given funeral 23 years after husband murdered her – after her body was found

Murdered pregnant mother-of-three will finally be laid to rest 23 years after she was killed by husband who buried her body under patio of new home he shared with his unknowing second wife Debbie Griggs will finally be laid to rest 23 years after she was murdered   The pregnant mother-of-three was killed by her husband…

Gwyneth Paltrow unveils her ‘ridiculous’ Goop Christmas gift guide

Gwyneth Paltrow unveils her ‘ridiculous’ Goop Christmas gift guide

A round up of wildly quirky and hugely expensive Christmas presents recommended by Gwyneth Paltrow has become a holiday staple, and the lifestyle guru does not disappoint for 2022.   The A-List actress, 50, unveiled her annual list of must-have presents – which have been divided into 10 categories – on her lifestyle website today.  Along with…

Investment expert reveals the cheapest days of the week to fill up your car with petrol

Investment expert reveals the cheapest days of the week to fill up your car with petrol

A Kiwi investment expert has shared which days of the week are the cheapest to fill up your car – and when to avoid the pump.  Simran Kaur, who co-founded the podcast Girls That Invest with her best friend in New Zealand, took to Instagram to share the foolproof advice she had been told. ‘You…

A-League derby set to smash records as Melbourne City take on Melbourne Victory

A-League derby set to smash records as Melbourne City take on Melbourne Victory

The first Melbourne derby of the season is tipped to attract the biggest crowd for an A-League match since Covid struck. After two seasons badly interrupted by the pandemic, Melbourne Victory will host Melbourne City in a powerhouse showdown at AAMI Park on Saturday night that will showcase the league at its best. The round-three game…

Kate Middleton shares letter wishing good luck to England Rugby teams  

Kate Middleton shares letter wishing good luck to England Rugby teams  

The Princess of Wales has shared a good luck letter to England Rugby League teams today – as she said she ‘can’t wait to see’ the players in action. Kate Middleton, 40, a patron of England Rugby since earlier this year, penned the note to the teams ahead of Samoa match, which kicks off at 2pm today….

Passenger films ‘non-stop’ baby screams during 29-HOUR flight from New Zealand to Germany 

Passenger films ‘non-stop’ baby screams during 29-HOUR flight from New Zealand to Germany 

Passenger films ‘non-stop’ baby screams during 29-HOUR flight from New Zealand to Germany Musician on a 29-hour flight recorded the incessant screams of a baby  He was flying from New Zealand to Germany, which is at least a two-legged trip Henry Beasley sarcastically complimented the baby’s ‘great projection’ He documented his own deteriorating mood throughout…

Charles makes a surprise NTA appearance as he congratulates Emmerdale cast on 50th anniversary 

Charles makes a surprise NTA appearance as he congratulates Emmerdale cast on 50th anniversary 

King Charles makes a surprise appearance during the National Television Awards as he congratulates Emmerdale cast on their 50th anniversary New monarch was ‘delighted’ to have been asked to film a special message Charles, 73, said he could remember when soap was called Emmerdale Farm King said the soap stresses the importance of protecting ‘precious countryside’…