150,000 CourierPost packages to start moving soon

Sourced from NZHerald.co.nz A record backlog of parcels from the start of level 3 is likely to start moving by the end of this week, CourierPost says. Four weeks' worth of...

Government thinking about adding extra public holidays

Sourced from Stuff.co.nz The Government is giving "active consideration" to additional holidays to get Kiwis out spending in order to boost tourism operations. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that was...

NZ’s new Covid Tracer app is live today

Sourced from NZHerald.co.nz The Government's contract tracing app has been released a day early, with Kiwis able to download the tool tonight. The app, named NZ Covid Tracer, was due to...

South Korean Football team accused of filling stands with sex dolls

Sourced from NZHerald.co.nz A South Korean football club has apologised after being accused of putting sex dolls in empty seats during a match. FC Seoul expressed "sincere remorse" over the...

Coca-Cola Xmas in the Park cancelled for first time in 26 years

Sourced from NZHerald.co.nz Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park 2020 has officially been cancelled, due to the restrictions placed on events with the coronavirus pandemic. The free outdoor Christmas concert usually...

Dutch Government encourages singles to find “sex buddy” for lockdown

Sourced from The Guardian Single men and women in the Netherlands are being advised to organise a seksbuddy (sex buddy) after criticism of rules dictating that home visitors maintain a 1.5-metre distance from...

Former Porn Star Ron Jeremy fights to save his wood

Sourced from NZHerald.co.nz Ron Jeremy, famous for a number of things but mostly for what he carries around in his pants, took to Twitter on Saturday, saying that utility...

Government buys excess pork to give it to foodbanks

Sourced from Newshub.co.nz Butchers across New Zealand were initially deemed not to be an essential service during the nationwide lockdown and forced to shut. Although they were later allowed to...

UK sniffer dogs trained to ‘smell Covid-19’

Sourced from Stuff.co.nz Three cocker spaniels, two labradors and a labradoodle are to begin intensive training at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) using odour samples...

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is expected to become a trillionaire despite pandemic

Sourced from Newshub.co.nz The world's first trillionaire is expected to surface within the next 5-8 years if analyses come to fruition. Comparisun, a company providing advice for small businesses, analysed...