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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New Zealand flag designs take leaf from rugby unionWELLINGTON - New Zealanders were presented with four options for a new flag on
New Zealand flag designs take leaf from rugby union
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 hours ago
WELLINGTON - New Zealanders were presented with four options for a new flag on Tuesday, three of them depicting a silver fern leaf similar to that used on the All Blacks rugby jersey. New Zealand's current flag flutters outside Parliament buildings... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Serious crash leads to Mairehau Road closure - ChristchurchTuesday, 1 September 2015, 5:49 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police"Serious cra
Serious crash leads to Mairehau Road closure - Christchurch
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 hours ago
Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 5:49 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police"Serious crash leads to road closure - Christchurch - Canterbury"Emergency Services are currently at the scene of a serious... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Investigation into sex allegations underwayTuesday, 1 September 2015, 4:38 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police Bay of Plen
Investigation into sex allegations underway
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 hours ago
Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 4:38 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police Bay of Plenty Police is investigating information regarding allegations of a sexual nature... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Apology AcceptedNew Zealand First Leader Member of Parliament for Northland 1 SEPTEMBER 2015
Apology Accepted
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 hours ago
New Zealand First Leader Member of Parliament for Northland 1 SEPTEMBER 2015 Finance Minister Bill English is being thanked for his apology to New Zealand First Leader and Member of Parliament for Northland Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Mr... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Goodbye Publicly Funded R&D as Chinese Eye Silver Fern FarmsTuesday, 1 September 2015, 11:14 amPress Release: New Zealand First Party With
Goodbye Publicly Funded R&D as Chinese Eye Silver Fern Farms
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 hours ago
Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 11:14 amPress Release: New Zealand First Party With the Chinese set to make a substantial investment in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big push to bring vehicle imports to NorthportCould imported cars, like these pictured at Auckland’s Bledisloe Container Term
Big push to bring vehicle imports to Northport
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
Could imported cars, like these pictured at Auckland’s Bledisloe Container Terminal, sit alongside export products at Northport, in Whangarei, above. A private members bill in Parliament could clear the way for Northport to become the place to store... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
More Land Goes into Foreign Hands for DairyingMonday, 31 August 2015, 4:30 pmPress Release: New Zealand First Party European
More Land Goes into Foreign Hands for Dairying
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Monday, 31 August 2015, 4:30 pmPress Release: New Zealand First Party European interests extending their dairy holdings in New Zealand are among the latest... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Drastic move to shift Mayaro to PNMMayaro, considered one of the most prized constituencies with its gorgeous natu
Drastic move to shift Mayaro to PNM
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Mayaro, considered one of the most prized constituencies with its gorgeous natural beauty, became the focus of controversy last week with the sudden resignation of MP Winston “Gypsy” Peters. Peters, who served the constituency for over 15 years,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Silver Fern Farms Must Not Be Allowed to Go ChineseNew Zealand First is vowing to fight for the continued New Zealand ownership of
Silver Fern Farms Must Not Be Allowed to Go Chinese
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
New Zealand First is vowing to fight for the continued New Zealand ownership of New Zealand’s second largest meat cooperative as it faces sale to the Chinese.“Silver Fern Farms is a Kiwi farmer-owned... Read more
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NZCity
Baby bill bad news for the governmentIt's a popular bill, it has majority support in parliament, and the government
Baby bill bad news for the government
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
It's a popular bill, it has majority support in parliament, and the government doesn't want a bar of it. Sue Moroney's paid parental leave bill has been around since 2012 and it just won't go away, despite National's plots and ploys to get rid of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Am I biased? Well, who's asking?If politicians call you a stooge, it may be only because they would rather you
Am I biased? Well, who's asking?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
If politicians call you a stooge, it may be only because they would rather you be their stooge. Mr W Peters of St Mary's Bay/Northland offered Mike Hosking some feedback. Photo / File I got some feedback. One piece came from a Mr W Peters of St... Read more
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NZCity
Moroney's paid parental leave bill delayedLabour's Sue Moroney is going to have to wait a while before embarking on anoth
Moroney's paid parental leave bill delayed
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
Labour's Sue Moroney is going to have to wait a while before embarking on another mission to extend paid parental leave. Her bill to extend it from 16 to 26 weeks was due to have its first reading on Wednesday night but long debates on law changes... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Merchandise Exports Sharply DownThursday, 27 August 2015, 8:23 amPress Release: New Zealand First PartyNational
Merchandise Exports Sharply Down
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Thursday, 27 August 2015, 8:23 amPress Release: New Zealand First PartyNational is choosing to ignore more than the canary in the mine with New Zealand’s merchandise exports in the year... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Graham Lowe describes Jacinda Ardern as a 'pretty little thing'Rugby league legend Graham Lowe described Jacinda Ardern as "a pretty little th
Graham Lowe describes Jacinda Ardern as a 'pretty little thing'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Rugby league legend Graham Lowe described Jacinda Ardern as "a pretty little thing" when asked if she would make a good Prime Minister. Photo / Brett Phibbs Rugby league legend Graham Lowe alarmed Jacinda Ardern after he described her as "a pretty... Read more
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August 26Questions and Answers - Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 5:36 pmPress Release: Office
August 26
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Questions and Answers - Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 5:36 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkQuestions to MinistersEconomy—Fiscal Strategy1.NUK KORAKO (National) to the Minister of Finance : How is the Government’s fiscal strategy supporting... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Ardern described as 'pretty little thing'Paul Henry on his TV3 show this morning asked Lowe what he thought about the La
Ardern described as 'pretty little thing'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Paul Henry on his TV3 show this morning asked Lowe what he thought about the Labour MP's surge as preferred Prime Minister in the New Zealand Herald's latest DigiPoll. He asked him if he thought, in the future, "we would be talking about" Ms Ardern... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Graham Lowe describes Jacinda Ardern as a 'pretty little thing'Rugby league legend Graham Lowe described Jacinda Ardern as "a pretty little th
Graham Lowe describes Jacinda Ardern as a 'pretty little thing'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Rugby league legend Graham Lowe described Jacinda Ardern as "a pretty little thing" when asked if she would make a good Prime Minister. Photo / Brett Phibbs Rugby league legend Graham Lowe alarmed Jacinda Ardern after he described her as "a pretty... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jacinda Ardern's star still risingLabour Party MP Jacinda Ardern. Photo / Brett Phibbs The rising popularity of
Jacinda Ardern's star still rising
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Labour Party MP Jacinda Ardern. Photo / Brett Phibbs The rising popularity of Labour front bench MP Jacinda Ardern is evident in the latest Herald DigiPoll survey with her now being the fourth preferred Prime Minister among general voters. She is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Labour's support recovers to 30sHowever, Little remains well adrift of Key in battle for preferred PM The risi
Labour's support recovers to 30s
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
However, Little remains well adrift of Key in battle for preferred PM The rising popularity of Labour front bench MP Jacinda Ardern is evident in the latest Herald DigiPoll survey. Labour's support has climbed back to the 30s for the first time in... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Ardern's rising popularity evident in pollShe is also almost equal favourite with veteran MP and deputy leader Annette Ki
Ardern's rising popularity evident in poll
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
She is also almost equal favourite with veteran MP and deputy leader Annette King to take over the Labour leadership, were anything to happen to current leader Andrew Little. Today's DigiPoll result follows last week's New Zealand Herald Mood of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
English Caught Out Over Official Information Act ResponsesFinance Minister Bill English was caught out today in Parliament, proving the g
English Caught Out Over Official Information Act Responses
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Finance Minister Bill English was caught out today in Parliament, proving the government is making a mockery of the Official Information Act.“Mr English was all at sea and contradicted... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 25Questions and Answers - Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 5:41 pmPress Release: Office o
August 25
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Questions and Answers - Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 5:41 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkQuestions to MinistersWorkplace Health and Safety—Health and Safety Reform Bill1.ANDREW LITTLE (Leader of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister : Does... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jacinda Ardern's star still risingLabour Party MP Jacinda Ardern. Photo / Brett Phibbs The rising popularity of
Jacinda Ardern's star still rising
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Labour Party MP Jacinda Ardern. Photo / Brett Phibbs The rising popularity of Labour front bench MP Jacinda Ardern is evident in the latest Herald DigiPoll survey with her now being the fourth preferred Prime Minister among general voters. She is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions For Oral Answer August 25Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 2:21 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkQuestions to
Questions For Oral Answer August 25
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 2:21 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkQuestions to MinistersANDREW LITTLE to the Prime Minister: Does he have confidence in the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety, given his... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
National at risk of losing line of sightThe virus can detach from common sense those it afflicts. Mr Woodhouse is actua
National at risk of losing line of sight
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
The virus can detach from common sense those it afflicts. Mr Woodhouse is actually a sensible fellow with a background in practical business management. But he needed Peter Dunne's vote for the exemptions in his workplace safety Bill required by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Larry Williams: Auckland's runaway house marketAuckland, North Shore - View over Devonport towards Auckland City. Photo / Bret
Larry Williams: Auckland's runaway house market
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Auckland, North Shore - View over Devonport towards Auckland City. Photo / Brett Phibbs The Reserve Bank is again highlighting Auckland's runaway house market. Auckland prices rose 24 per cent over the past year compared to 3 per cent for the rest... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Is the media biased?Hating Mike Hosking became even more popular last week, with Winston Peters las
Is the media biased?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Hating Mike Hosking became even more popular last week, with Winston Peters lashing out in a strongly worded column condemning the broadcaster and calling him a National Government “stooge”. So is our media politically biased? And, if so, how? Mike... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Political roundup: Is the media biased?Hating Mike Hosking became even more popular last week, with Winston Peters las
Political roundup: Is the media biased?
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
Hating Mike Hosking became even more popular last week, with Winston Peters lashing out in a strongly worded column condemning the broadcaster and calling him a National Government “stooge”. So is our media politically biased? And, if so, how? Too... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Why Are Doctors Begging for Money in Bowel Cancer Fight?Member of Parliament for NorthlandNew Zealand First is calling on the governmen
Why Are Doctors Begging for Money in Bowel Cancer Fight?
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Member of Parliament for NorthlandNew Zealand First is calling on the government to give Christchurch doctors and researchers $400,000 to start a bowel cancer project using a breath-testing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
It's crunch time for the economy and Bill EnglishNational's economic management about to be put to test amid talk of recession.
It's crunch time for the economy and Bill English
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
National's economic management about to be put to test amid talk of recession. Finance Minister Bill English expects to see GDP growth in excess of 2 per cent. Photo / Mark Mitchell It is crunch time for the economy, crunch time for Bill English... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On-Air Expletive a Sad Fact-Free ResponseSunday, 23 August 2015, 7:04 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyEconomist
On-Air Expletive a Sad Fact-Free Response
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Sunday, 23 August 2015, 7:04 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyEconomist Shamubeel Eaqub, who cursed the New Zealand First Leader on TV One’s Q&A today, was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Economist drops F-bomb on morning televisionAn economist has caused quite a stir after he dropped the 'f-bomb' on televisio
Economist drops F-bomb on morning television
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
An economist has caused quite a stir after he dropped the 'f-bomb' on television this morning. Economist Shamubeel Eaqub was speaking about immigration policy on TVNZ's Q+A programme when he let the word slip. "You know, you've got to have a bit of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Corrections Minister's nephew assaults partnerSam Lotu-Iiga said crimes against women were abhorrent and his nephew must face
Corrections Minister's nephew assaults partner
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
Sam Lotu-Iiga said crimes against women were abhorrent and his nephew must face the consequences. Photo: NZ Herald Sam Lotu-Iiga, who was in the dark about the assault until yesterday, said crimes against women were abhorrent and his nephew must... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Woodhouse’s Bungle Sees Animal Feed Classed High HazardSunday, 23 August 2015, 10:15 amPress Release: New Zealand First PartyWoodhouse
Woodhouse’s Bungle Sees Animal Feed Classed High Hazard
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Sunday, 23 August 2015, 10:15 amPress Release: New Zealand First PartyWoodhouse’s Massive Bungle Sees Animal Feed Classed High HazardNational’s scrambling beltway bureaucracy has inadvertently... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Nephew of Corrections Minister assaults partnerUnder-fire Corrections Minister in dark about charges. Sam Lotu-Iiga said crim
Nephew of Corrections Minister assaults partner
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Under-fire Corrections Minister in dark about charges. Sam Lotu-Iiga said crimes against women were abhorrent and his nephew must face the consequences. Photo / Mark Mitchell The nephew of embattled Corrections Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga has... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Little says he would pull out of TPP if five bottom lines not metLabour leader Andrew Little says a government he lead would pull out of the Tra
Little says he would pull out of TPP if five bottom lines not met
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 10 days ago
Labour leader Andrew Little says a government he lead would pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership if it doesn’t meet the party’s five bottom lines. “If that agreement doesn't meet our bottom lines, it undermines our sovereignty, it fails to... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Little says his he would pull out of TPP if five bottom lines not metLabour leader Andrew Little says a government he lead would pull out of the Tra
Little says his he would pull out of TPP if five bottom lines not met
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 10 days ago
Labour leader Andrew Little says a government he lead would pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership if it doesn’t meet the party’s five bottom lines. “If that agreement doesn't meet our bottom lines, it undermines our sovereignty, it fails to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tainui’s Absurd Claim for AucklandSaturday, 22 August 2015, 3:14 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyNational
Tainui’s Absurd Claim for Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Saturday, 22 August 2015, 3:14 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyNational’s indulgence for Maori separatism is leading to ever more ludicrous claims, this time Tainui for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Massive Bungle Sees Animal Feed Classed High HazardSaturday, 22 August 2015, 3:10 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyWoodhous
Massive Bungle Sees Animal Feed Classed High Hazard
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Saturday, 22 August 2015, 3:10 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyWoodhouse’s National’s scrambling beltway bureaucracy has inadvertently... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Little comes out swinging on health and safetyLeader of the Labour Party, Andrew Little. Photo / Supplied Labour leader Andr
Little comes out swinging on health and safety
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Leader of the Labour Party, Andrew Little. Photo / Supplied Labour leader Andrew Little has come out swinging against workplace health and safety regulations proposed by the government. On TV3's The Nation this morning, Mr Little denied playing... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Migrants arriving in greater numbersMigrants continue to flood into New Zealand, with July's net migration of 5750
Migrants arriving in greater numbers
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
Migrants continue to flood into New Zealand, with July's net migration of 5750 the highest net monthly inflow on record, Statistics New Zealand figures released yesterday show. A record-high 10,620 people migrated to New Zealand in July while 4879... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Accountability - it's quite a concept''To this day, we still have no justice, no accountability.'' So said Bernie M
Accountability - it's quite a concept
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
''To this day, we still have no justice, no accountability.'' So said Bernie Monk, whose son Michael lies in the Pike River coal mine with 28 others, this week in the Legislative Council Chamber at Parliament. You can understand why the resignation... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
It's life and death ... but politics comes firstCynical safety move means minister must quit if 'safe farm' death rate doesn't
It's life and death ... but politics comes first
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Cynical safety move means minister must quit if 'safe farm' death rate doesn't fall, writes Audrey Young. Because of the high number of workers, dairy cattle farming's risk rating is 16 deaths in 100,000, well below the 25 in 100,000 worker... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The secret diary of ... Winston vs Hosking"National Party stooge" Mike Hosking and "grumpy, bored" Winston Peters. Photos
The secret diary of ... Winston vs Hosking
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
"National Party stooge" Mike Hosking and "grumpy, bored" Winston Peters. Photos / Jason Oxenham, Peter de Graaf Steven Joyce I've never seen Mike like this before. He puts up a facade of a sour, heartless and rather pathetic little brute who seems... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Foreign Students Prop up IndustryNew Zealand First Leader Member of Parliament for Northland 21 AUGUST 2015 a
Foreign Students Prop up Industry
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
New Zealand First Leader Member of Parliament for Northland 21 AUGUST 2015 as NZ Takes Record Number of MigrantsA flood of foreign students to prop up the so-called Export Education industry has pushed the gain of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Peters rarks up Hosking attackPersonal opinion is art of the mix, says TVNZ, and the viewers know it. Winsto
Peters rarks up Hosking attack
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Personal opinion is art of the mix, says TVNZ, and the viewers know it. Winston Peters and Mike Hosking have exchanged barbs in the media. Photo / NZME New Zealand First leader Winston Peters has extended his gripe against Seven Sharp host Mike... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Job ideas for Richie to kick aboutAs long as there's a pause in international rugby ahead of the World Cup, the i
Job ideas for Richie to kick about
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
As long as there's a pause in international rugby ahead of the World Cup, the interim national sport is Find A Career For Richie. Photo / NZME Maybe it was all just a misunderstanding. The sign at Eden Park on Saturday read "Ritchie for Prime... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Paul Thomas: Focus on media personalities not healthyMike Hosking and Winston Peters: Whose side do you take? Photos / Jason Oxenham
Paul Thomas: Focus on media personalities not healthy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Mike Hosking and Winston Peters: Whose side do you take? Photos / Jason Oxenham, Peter de Graaf I suspect many people found themselves on the horns of a dilemma when the Winston Peters-Mike Hosking stoush erupted: whose side should I take or, for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 19Questions and Answers - Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 6:51 pmPress Release: Office
August 19
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Questions and Answers - Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 6:51 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkQuestions to MinistersEconomy—Fiscal Strategy1.CHRIS BISHOP (National) to the Minister of Finance : How does the Government’s fiscal strategy support... Read more
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The New Age
Global price rise offers hope for New Zealand dairy industryNew Zealand’s beleaguered dairy farmers had a glimmer of relief on Wednesday as
Global price rise offers hope for New Zealand dairy industry
The New Age / Posted 13 days ago
New Zealand’s beleaguered dairy farmers had a glimmer of relief on Wednesday as dairy prices rose for the first time in almost six months. Dairy prices were up an average 14.8 percent in the fortnightly Fonterra-run GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction,... Read more
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