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Te Ara marks Anzac Day with a personal account of war

Tuesday, 24 April 2012, 10:12 am | Te Ara

A soldier’s story: Te Ara marks Anzac Day with a personal account of war More >>

Get up-to-speed with International Human Rights Day

Friday, 9 December 2011, 10:32 am | Te Ara

This Saturday is International Human Rights Day, and if you’re looking to find out more about its history and how human rights have evolved in New Zealand, then Te Ara should be your first stop. More >>

Te Ara expands into biographies

Tuesday, 7 December 2010, 3:48 pm | Te Ara

Te Ara, New Zealand’s online encyclopedia, has joined up with the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography (DNZB), forming a formidable repository of national stories and history. More >>

Launch of Te Ara Theme: ‘the Economy and the City’

Wednesday, 10 March 2010, 2:09 pm | Te Ara

‘The Economy and the City’, the fifth theme of Te Ara – the Encyclopaedia of New Zealand will be launched by Steven Joyce, Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Transport, and Tertiary Education on Thursday 11 March 2010. More >>

Career Girls star in Te Ara’s latest entry

Friday, 21 November 2008, 10:53 am | Te Ara

www.TeAragovt.nz’s latest theme ‘The Settled Landscape’ tells the story of country life in New Zealand. And sheep. More >>

Matariki – Heralding the Māori New Year tomorrow

Wednesday, 4 June 2008, 2:29 pm | Te Ara

Matariki is the Māori name for the small cluster of stars also known as the Pleiades or the Seven Sisters, in the Taurus constellation. It rises just once a year and in 2008 three Ministry for Culture and Heritage websites will guide New Zealanders ... More >>

Have we lost that loving feeling?

Wednesday, 13 February 2008, 9:21 am | Te Ara

With Valentines Day coming up, the Te Ara encylopedia team have been searching New Zealand’s passionate past for the great love stories to have shaped the nation. More >>