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Covid-19: The key developments in New Zealand on 30 March
There have been numerous announcements and developments around the country today, if you've missed all that went down, you can catch up what happened here. 
© 2020 RadioNZ 8:15pm 

Thoroughbred racing could be left behind when racing relaunches after lockdown
Thoroughbred racing is set to lag behind its sister codes when New Zealand racing finally gets the green light to return.The billion-dollar racing industry has been in lockdown like the rest of the country since last week and faces... 
© 2020 NZ Herald 8:05pm 

Coronavirus: Stricken cruise ship with Kiwis head towards Florida
A coronavirus stricken cruise ship with 15 Kiwis on board is on the move, but it is unknown if it will be able to dock at its final destination. 
© 2020 8:05pm 

Rates holiday on cards for Christchurch to help residents through coronavirus crisis
Christchurch ratepayers may catch up financial break to them through the coronavirus crisis. 
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Wells Adams proves he's a keeper after removing Sarah Hyland's hair extensions
Wells Adams proves his true love for Sarah Hyland, after removing her hair extensions. 
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Community reaches out to widow after husband's sudden death at start of lockdown
The rural community is banding together to help a Marlborough woman whose husband died suddenly, just as New Zealand entered lockdown. 
© 2020 RadioNZ 7:55pm 

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South Korean emergency exercise led to faster Covid-19 response
A South Korean tabletop exercise on emergency responses to a fictional mysterious outbreak led directly to tools the country deployed less than a month later to manage the arrival and spread of the coronavirus, one of the experts involved said. 
© 2020 RadioNZ 7:15pm 

Coronavirus: Kiwis eligible for new Australian 'Jobkeeper' wage subsidy
Kiwis at risk of losing jobs in Australia because of coronavirus will be eligible for a huge new wage subsidy scheme worth $1530 a fortnight. 
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Coronavirus: 12 new cases in Southern district
There are 12 new cases of Coronavirus in the Southern DHB catchment, bringing the total across Southland and Otago to 83. 
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Bhad Bhabie throws shade at Billie Eilish for not 'DMing' her back
Looks like Bhad Bhabie is throwing shade at Billie Eilish for not returning her messages. 
© 2020 7:15pm 

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Covid 19 coronavirus: Property brokers tell landlords not to offer rent holidays
KEY POINTS: • Another 76 cases of coronavirus confirmed in NZ today • It brings the total to 589 since pandemic began• Family of the only woman to die in NZ of Covid-19 say her death is a 'wake-up call' • Two... 
© 2020 NZ Herald 8:05pm 

Coronavirus: Hospital staff uncomfortable with washing work clothes at home
Hospital workers washing potentially contaminated uniforms at home are concerned they could be delivering harmful bacteria to their doorstep. 
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Meghan king Edmonds is having 'facetime dates' during her self-quarantine
Like most people, Meghan King Edmonds is hunkering down at home during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. 
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Lily James and Matt Smith spotted together 3 months after sparking split rumors
Lily James and Matt Smith were spotted on an afternoon walk over the weekend, which marked the first time they've been seen together since sparking split rumors. 
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Greengrocer unhappy with trading ban during Covid-19 lockdown
Rules preventing independent greengrocers from trading have lead to huge food waste and potentially, financial loss. 
© 2020 RadioNZ 7:55pm 

Covid-19: Reports of isolation breaches crash website
A police website for reporting suspected lockdown breaches was so overrun with complaints it crashed just hours after being launched. 
© 2020 RadioNZ 7:35pm 

Palmerston North Hospital still to experience wave of Covid-19 cases
MidCentral Health District case numbers are growing, but no Covid-19 patients are in hospital. 
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Coronavirus: Queenstown nurse tests positive for Covid-19
A nurse working at Lakes District has coronavirus, prompting tests for 36 staff. 
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Coronavirus: Confirmed cases at Auckland's Marist College triple in three days
The number of cases at an Auckland school has climbed to 47. 
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