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2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Cunliffe must take charge in debate or it's all over

The Labour leader must grab the opportunity provided by his going head-to-head with the Prime Minister in the first televised leaders' debate to breathe life back into Labour's lacklustre and meandering election campaign.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

'Teapot Tapes' cop to assess complaint

They are assessing his emailed complaint, and a complaint by the Green Party, with a view towards launching an investigation, and are expected to release a statement on the matter.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Kiwi stars pay tribute to trailblazing producer

The local film and television industry is mourning the loss of trailblazing producer Caterina De Nave, who passed away yesterday from leukemia.

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Kiwiblog

General Debate 18 August 2014

On Radio New Zealand Guyon Espiner has strongly challenged John Key of his stance and apparent acceptance of dirty politics as played by Cameron Slater on Whale Oil.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

John Armstrong: Vilification of author revives Muldoon-era tactics

The tirade of insults, invective and scorn directed at Nicky Hager must rank as one of the most sustained efforts by National to destroy an individual's credibility since the party's political witch trials of the Muldoon era.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

NZ@Noon: Farmer texts for help

A farmer was was fixing a water pump in the Maraetotara Stream when he became pinned under a concrete slab yesterday.

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The New Zealand Herald

Editorial: Mockery has a place

How absurd that radio programmers cannot play a song that mocks John Key because it may breach the Electoral Act, and how ironic that the singer has been gagged by an act of the previous Labour Government.

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Stuff.co.nz

Jury's out on top UN job - Helen Clark

Helen Clark, former New Zealand prime minister and current United Nations Development Programme administrator, said today that when it came to the possibility of her taking on the job of UN secretary-general, ''the jury's out on that''.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Will he do it again?

The book, which has been released in Wellington tonight, aims to tell the story of "how how attack politics is poisoning NZ's political environment".

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The New Zealand Herald

Fran O'Sullivan: Economic nationalism pitch not subtle

The South China Morning Post' s editors have a sense of humour: "New Zealand MP Winston Peters accused of racism over Wong joke" was the headline sprayed over a wire story spelling out how Peters was accused of racism after making a "joke" at Asians' expense as he railed against Chinese investment in New Zealand farms.

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Stuff.co.nz

Waiheke Island police officer farewelled

About 400 friends, family and members of the police from around the country gathered at Waiheke Island's Piritahi Marae this afternoon to farewell senior constable Clint Vallendar who died suddenly on Friday.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Asian Correspondent

New Zealand needs innovation and funding to preserve its biodiversity

Back in 2007 New Zealand promised to be the greenest country on Earth. Then Prime Minister Helen Clark of the Labour Party pledged to achieve a carbon-neutral and sustainable future for the Kiwi nation.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Fran O'Sullivan: Young need to connect the Dots

'Are you Red-dee for a Rev-Oh - Loo- Shin? Are you Red-dee to take down the Government? Are you Red-dee to extradite John Key?" The thick Germanic accent bellowing out these words will be burned into the brain of anyone with a compulsive interest in New Zealand politics after Kim Dotcom's latest video went viral.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

MarketWatch

Why New Zealand's retirement system works so well

America, you've undoubtedly heard, is facing a retirement crisis. Millions of boomers fear, often justifiably, that they'll outlive their savings.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Media, Radio, National Public Radio

Sat Aug 02, 2014

NBR Newsroom

Peters says he would block sale of Lochinver Station to Chinese

Winston Peters says New Zealand First would block the sale of Lochinver Station , if it's in government or holds balance of power on cross-benches "Every New Zealander out there who's looking at this programme can trust my word on this.

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