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Labour's child poverty bill will address concerns - Ardern

3 May, 2014 - 20:50

A Labour Bill, which has child poverty at the centre of government decision making, is in line with the main recommendation of a new report on improving our children’s health, Labour's spokesperson for Children Jacinda Ardern says.

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Invercargill-Bluff trail construction resumes

3 May, 2014 - 19:35

Construction works are underway for the next section of the walkway and cycle trail connecting Invercargill and Bluff.

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Canon video cameras add Wi-Fi

3 May, 2014 - 18:20

Setting a new standard in compact video recording, Canon today revealed three new video cameras at CES in Las Vegas, set to launch in New Zealand from April, 2012.

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Election to be referendum on pension age - Whyte

3 May, 2014 - 18:20

"Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey’s announcement that the Pension Age will rise to 70 shows how isolated New Zealand’s position is becoming," says ACT Leader Jamie Whyte.

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Ukuleles for issue at the Upper Hutt City Library

3 May, 2014 - 17:19

Due to the popularity of Upper Hutt City Library’s ukulele groups, the Library has launched a musical collection of 20 colourful new ukuleles.

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High Court ruling a good sign - Property Council

3 May, 2014 - 17:19

Property Council welcomes the High Court ruling regarding heritage-listed Harcourts Building on Wellington’s Lambton Quay.

As reported, Wellington investor Mark Dunajtschik has won an appeal against the Environment Court blocking his plans to demolish the structure.

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Council briefs Minister on flooding work programme

3 May, 2014 - 17:19

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel has welcomed the support of other agencies including the Government, EQC and insurers as it tackles the flooding issues facing the city.

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Evidence has Justice Minister in deeper mire - Peters

3 May, 2014 - 17:19

Evidence has emerged that clearly contradicts Minister for Justice Judith Collins’ repeated assertion that the dinner she attended in China was purely a private affair, says New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters.

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DVD Review – Freakonomics

3 May, 2014 - 17:19

Having worked in a few book stores over the years meant I was pretty familiar with the books ‘Freakonomics’ and ‘Superfreakonomics’. That doesn’t mean I read them of course, I just knew ‘of’ them.

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Emirates Team NZ won't compete in Volvo Ocean Race

3 May, 2014 - 13:35

Emirates Team New Zealand announced today that it would not be competing in the next Volvo Ocean Race.

In recent weeks, the team had explored a joint challenge with Spanish interests. The Volvo Ocean race starts at Alicante, Spain, on October 4 this year.

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Robert Barry Whale suspended from legal practice

3 May, 2014 - 09:50

The New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal has suspended Robert Barry Whale from practice as a barrister and solicitor for a period of twelve months commencing from 20 March 2014.

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Local authority voting statistics released

3 May, 2014 - 06:05

Voting statistics on the 2013 local authority elections are being released as open data for the first time by the Department of Internal Affairs.

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First step taken for Japanese garden relocation

2 May, 2014 - 21:20

The first step in re-establishing the Fukuoka Friendship Garden has been taken with the appointment of councillor Cathy Casey as the chair of the Fukuoka Friendship Garden Steering Group.

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NMDHB increases hand hygiene compliance

2 May, 2014 - 18:50

Nelson Marlborough District Health Board (NMDHB) has increased compliance with the World Health Organisation’s ‘5 Moments of Hand Hygiene’ to reach 70.1%.

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Daniel Strypey Bruce begins 'net fast'

2 May, 2014 - 18:50

As of 5pm, on May 2, 2014, free culture activist Daniel Strypey Bruce will cease transmission over all internet-based communications channels for a year.

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Last chance for feedback on Wellington's public transport

2 May, 2014 - 18:50

People still have a week to give feedback on the Regional Council’s ambitious plan to significantly improve public transport in the Wellington region.

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Fatal crash victims named

2 May, 2014 - 17:35

The 36-year-old passenger who died in a fatal road crash on Reid Road, Taneatua on Wednesday, 9. April has been identified as Te Maari Tamakaimoana Hohua of Flaxmere, Hastings.

Both alcohol and speed are likely factors contributing to the cause of this crash.

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Hot Topics

2 May, 2014 - 17:35

Voxy's Hot Topic index is regularly updated to provide an easy way to follow the events and issues important to New Zealanders.

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New appointments for Warriors and Vulcans

2 May, 2014 - 17:35

Foundation Vodafone Warrior Duane Mann and vastly-experienced coach Rohan Smith are both linking up with the club again.

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Campaigner demands funding for adrenaline auto-injectors

2 May, 2014 - 17:35

Two year old Otto Richardson has multiple severe allergies and is dependent on adrenaline auto-injectors to stay safe in a dangerous world. In New Zealand, it is estimated 20,000 are living with severe allergic disease and also at risk, like Otto Richardson, of anaphylaxis.

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