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The New Zealand Herald
Special report: A child abuse solution beyond CYFSpecial report: Sweeping changes are afoot in our systems to prevent violence a
Special report: A child abuse solution beyond CYF
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Special report: Sweeping changes are afoot in our systems to prevent violence and neglect of children. Simon Collins reports. Social worker Grant Wilson says his method is to build a substantial relationship with those people in need. Photo / Jason... Read more
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Market Watch
Aguilar says SEC waiver process, especially denials, should be more transparentLuis Aguilar, a Democrat commissioner on the Securities and Exchange Commission
Aguilar says SEC waiver process, especially denials, should be more transparent
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
Luis Aguilar, a Democrat commissioner on the Securities and Exchange Commission whose term expired in June but whose successor has not yet been appointed, said in a statement on Thursday that the agency needs to enhance transparency and clarity for... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
CYF 'dump and run' policy damnedA damning report on Child, Youth and Family says children in state care are bei
CYF 'dump and run' policy damned
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
A damning report on Child, Youth and Family says children in state care are being moved up to 60 times between multiple foster carers because the agency is not giving enough attention to their long-term care. The report by Children's Commissioner... Read more
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The Gleaner
Are Recycled Clothes The Future Of Fashion?The average American gets rid of 70 pounds of clothing and other household text
Are Recycled Clothes The Future Of Fashion?
The Gleaner / Posted 5 days ago
The average American gets rid of 70 pounds of clothing and other household textiles every year. Most of that ends up in landfills. Donating your unwanted items is a great option. But there's another form of clothing recycling — breaking down... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Counting the cost of going back to workHigh childcare bills mean returning to the workforce after having a baby can be
Counting the cost of going back to work
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
High childcare bills mean returning to the workforce after having a baby can be hardly worth it. Social issues reporter Simon Collins crunches the numbers. Sara and Gareth Jones face a dilemma over childcare costs for baby Bryn and 6-year-old... Read more
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Accountancy Age
Big Four owe public interest not to ditch audit, says KPMG chairTHE UK's largest auditors have a public interest commitment to retain their mat
Big Four owe public interest not to ditch audit, says KPMG chair
Accountancy Age / Posted 7 days ago
THE UK's largest auditors have a public interest commitment to retain their mature audit businesses despite more lucrative growth prospects elsewhere, the chairman of KPMG has said. In an interview with the Financial Times, Simon Collins, KPMG's UK... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police let an illegal rave continue for the strangest of reasonsPolice refused to break up an illegal rave in a quarry because of concerns that
Police let an illegal rave continue for the strangest of reasons
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
Police refused to break up an illegal rave in a quarry because of concerns that dispersing the revellers in the dark would breach health and safety. The rave, attended by approximately 250 people in Holcombe Quarry in Somerset in the early hours of... Read more

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