New Zealand

American Exit from U.N. Rights Council a “Crushing Victory” for China?

On Tuesday, the U.S. announced its withdrawal from the United Nations Human Rights Council. Like its exit from the Trans-Pacific Partnership and President Donald Trump’s recent meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the development has been seen as a victory for China, whose long-runnin...

France team to play New Zealand in third test

WELLINGTON: France coach Jacques Brunel on Thursday named the following team to face New Zealand in the third test at Otago Regional Stadium in Dunedin on Saturday: Team: 15-Benjamin Fall, 14-Teddy Thomas, 13-Remi Lamerat, 12-Wesley Fofana, 11-Gael Fickou, 10-Anthony Belleau, 9-Morgan Parra ......

All Blacks team to play France in third test

WELLINGTON: New Zealand coach Steve Hansen named the following team on Thursday to play France in their third test at Otago Regional Stadium in Dunedin on Saturday. Team: 15-Ben Smith, 14-Waisake Naholo, 13-Jack Goodhue, 12-Sonny Bill Williams, 11-Rieko Ioane, 10-Damian McKenzie, 9-Aaron Smith, 8 ....