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He is part of a generation that has been raised with smartphones and multi-touch platforms. At the age of 12, he developed his first app, but it was his most recent development of The Homework App that put him on the global tech map.
The NZ Police is recruiting Asian Police Officers, and I am honoured to have the opportunity to interview Constable Chris Byun from the North Shore Police Station.
The biggest celebration of the Kiwi-Indian community culminated in a gala celebration. Here are some highlights of the evening for our readers.
Indian legendary spinner, Anil Kumble, appointed as Indian cricket team's new coach
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On the occassion of India's 67th Republic Day, we spoke Kiwi-Indians and asked them to share what comes to their mind when they hear popular phrases such as Phir bhi dil hai Hindustani, Made in India and It happens only in India. We went out on the streets of Auckland, New Zealand and here is what they had to say. Share your thoughts in the comments below. Happy Republic Day :)
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On the occassion of India's 67th Republic Day, we spoke Kiwi-Indians and asked them to share what comes to their mind when they hear popular phrases such as Phir bhi dil hai Hindustani, Made in India and It happens only in India

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From the Desk of Managing Editor: 23 June 2016
Indian Weekender celebrates the completion of seven years of service and dedication to the community. The number seven is one of the most significant numbers in the Bible. It is said to denote completeness or perfection.

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From the Desk of Managing Editor: 10 June 2016
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The deafening silence of a pretend Budget
This Budget pretended to solve the housing crisis, but instead it just blamed someone else—in this case, the Auckland Council. There was no plan to deal with the crisis that has left people homeless, sleeping in garages or cars, or going into debt...

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Budget 2016: investing in a growing economy
As a country, New Zealand is more confident and the economy is growing solidly. Budget 2016 invests in New Zealand’s future, while ensuring we continue to support New Zealand families by investing in the public services that matter to them.
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The young app-rentice
He is part of a generation that has been raised with smartphones and multi-touch platforms. At the age of 12, he developed his first app, but it was his most recent development of The Homework App that put him on the global tech map.

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Photo critique
I find that photo critique is a great way of learning photography. It can help you see photos in a different way that you are used to. This is because every photographer has their unique way of photographing or looking at the subjects.
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Movie review; Review; Anurag Kashyap; Nawazuddin; Raman Raghav; 2.0; Bombay Velvet; Psychopath; Killer; Vicky Kaushal
Verdict: Raman Raghav 2.0
For Raman Raghav 2.0, master director Anurag Kashyap has had to buckle down, tighten the shoestrings of his budget, and attempt a kickback to what made his films tick. The box office disaster of his last year's Bombay Velvet produced for more than...

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Udta Punjab cleared with 'A' certificate, 13 cuts: Nihalani
Udta Punjab has been granted an 'A' certificate with 13 cuts, said censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani, adding that the film's makers were never asked to drop Punjab from the title.
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Unitec to deliver foundation education for all Police recruits
Unitec Institute of Technology is privileged to have been selected to deliver New Zealand Police's distance learning for new Police recruits across the country.

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Have you ever wondered why some people are more successful migrants than others? Why they get the best jobs and have the most profitable businesses?
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