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Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

Bryce Edwards: Hone Harawira - the great unifier of Mana.com

Who would have thought that the supposedly sectarian and extremist Hone Harawira could foster a mega alliance between his leftwing Mana Party and Kim Dotcom's Internet Party? The electoral coalition is not yet a signed and sealed deal, but it's now looking more likely than ever, and it's increasingly apparent that Harawira's coalition-building ... (more)

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Related Topix: Opinion

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Helen Clark reflects on life as a leader

Despite being the most powerful woman at the United Nations, Helen Clark still calls her father every day so he can follow her travels on an atlas, which maps out the British Empire.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

NBR Newsroom

Polonius (behind the arras) offers some free advice to David Cunliffe

I recall a meeting in the Leader of the Opposition's office some time in 1999. Present were Helen Clark, Heather Simpson, Mike Munro, Michael Hirschfeld , Judy Callingham, Brian Edwards and possibly some others.

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Related Topix: Wedding

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Brethren meetings - no regrets

Don Brash devotes all of three paragraphs to the Exclusive Brethren in his 330-page autobiography despite his dealings with the Church effectively derailing the National Party's campaign at a crucial stage of the 2005 general election.

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Related Topix: Christian Music, The National, Entertainment, Television

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Home invasion: Elderly couple terrorised

An elderly war veteran and his wife were threatened with a crowbar in a "frightening ordeal'' when intruders forced their way into their Auckland home and stole precious belongings, including a veteran's badge.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Press On-Line

Is $1m royal tour value for money?

Will anyone rain on the royal parade? A nine-day visit to New Zealand by Prince William, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge and 8-month-old Prince George is imminent, so you might expect some organised opposition.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Prince William, Prince Charles

The New Zealand Herald

Bernard Hickey: Key's election strategy plays on voters' mortgage fears

Prime Minister John Key cut to the heart of his political and economic strategy this week when he said: "If a political party tells you they are going to spend a lot of money, ask them how much it is going to cost your mortgage."

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, 9, Opinion

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Scoop

Democracy Attacks Back

The Free Speech Coalition has launched a billboard campaign today against the parties which voted for the Electoral Finance Act.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand,

The New Zealand Herald

The Insider: Right flight path

As Auckland Airport announces grand plans for expansion, NZ politicians will be grateful they are not in the same position as their counterparts across the Tasman.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Scoop

Dunne Speaks: 3 April 2014

Being a good international citizen can have its highs and lows. Take the last couple of weeks as an example.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Oceania, New Zealand

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Southland Times

Just simply our story, unadorned

Being a relatively young nation, our history is naturally a tad shorter that that of some of the other countries on this planet but that doesn't mean there isn't a story worth telling.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Southland Times

Just simply our story, unadorned

Being a relatively young nation, our history is naturally a tad shorter that that of some of the other countries on this planet but that doesn't mean there isn't a story worth telling.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Scoop

NZ First Says Time to Put the Force Back In the Air Force

New Zealand First is calling on the Government to resurrect the combat wing of the Royal New Zealand Air Force before the General Election.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Sun Mar 23, 2014

NBR Newsroom

Treasury head of asset sales John Crawford calls it quits

The head of the Treasury unit in charge of the partial privatisation process is leaving to pursue roles in the private sector on the eve of the last of the four asset sales undertaken over the past 13 months.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Thu Mar 20, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

10 TED Talks you need to see

Conceived by architect and graphic designer Richard Wurman, it featured demonstrations of the Sony compact disc and the Apple Macintosh computer.

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Caribbean News Now!

CARICOM and UNDP review relationship

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Related Topix: UNDP, IGN Entertainment, Fox Interactive Media, Activism, Environment, Science

Mon Mar 17, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Before they were famous: part two

Paul Casserly takes a long media lunch with a party of precocious pre-fame Kiwis - from Helen Clark to Tana Umaga, Neill to Lawless, Hickey to Dale, Tem to Bic, Ko to Lowe - and muses on fame and fortune.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Life, Fruits, Food, Soap Opera, Shortland Street

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