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'Serious evidence' that Oravida did benefit from Collins visit

6 May, 2014 - 16:50

New Zealand First has revealed that milk company Oravida posted an important Chinese import clearance document on the internet just days before giving a large donation to the National Party.

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Family laws about fairness for all - Little

6 May, 2014 - 16:50

Children's representation will be beefed up and couples in marital disputes will have the right of access to legal advice for the full duration of their case under a Labour government, Labour’s Justice spokesperson Andrew Little says.

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'Focus needed' on youth mental health

6 May, 2014 - 16:50

There is a need for on-going youth mental health monitoring and interventions, given a small decline in aspects of self-reported mental health among New Zealand secondary school students.

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Web app to help people with ongoing illness

6 May, 2014 - 16:50

A University of Canterbury student who graduated last month has designed a new web app which will enable people with ongoing health difficulties to explore their identity and learn that they are not defined by their illness.

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New safeguards to prevent match-fixing

6 May, 2014 - 10:35

Sport and Recreation Minister Murray McCully today announced two important steps to prevent match-fixing and protect the reputation of New Zealand sport.

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Wellington Councils to work together on hazard mgmt

6 May, 2014 - 05:35

Recent devastating events in New Zealand and overseas have put a spotlight on our ability to plan for and manage the Wellington region’s natural hazards, and ultimately, to protect property and lives.

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Top dining trends revealed

6 May, 2014 - 05:35

Casual dining, healthy eating and shared plates are the top three dining trends highlighted by the Restaurant Association as an entrée to the upcoming publication of its fourth annual Hospitality Report, the definitive guide to the performance of New Zealand’s hospitality industry.

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Shine urges wider safety net for victims like Sarwan

6 May, 2014 - 04:19

Domestic abuse charity Shine says the murder of Wellington woman Sarwan Lata demonstrates how protection orders alone cannot keep victims safe. There must also be concerted and coordinated efforts of local police and other community organisations.

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Kim Smith joins Commonwealth Games team

6 May, 2014 - 04:19

One individual athlete and a relay team have been named by the New Zealand Olympic Committee in the second athletics announcement for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, in addition to the eleven athletes named previously.

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Four year old dies after quad-bike crash

6 May, 2014 - 03:05

Police have confirmed that a four-year old boy has died in Starship Hospital in Auckland following a quad-bike crash on a Tai Tapu farm late last month.

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Funding for budgeting 'key for families'

5 May, 2014 - 22:05

Today’s announcement of additional funding for budgeting services will mean New Zealand families have better access to budgeting advice, says the New Zealand Federation of Family Budgeting Services.

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Arrest made in central city assault

5 May, 2014 - 19:49

Christchurch Police have arrested a man in connection with an alleged assault on a sex worker in the central city early on Friday morning.

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Fuel prices up but should be coming down - AA

5 May, 2014 - 18:35

Fuel prices rose during April, but the AA says retailers should be cutting prices.

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Work begins in Chch for 'An Accessible City'

5 May, 2014 - 18:35

The implementation of the transport chapter of the Christchurch Central Recovery Plan takes a significant step forward today, as the company appointed to design and oversee construction of the three major projects within phase one begins its work.

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Secret deals in Auckland? - NZ First

5 May, 2014 - 17:20

New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters is calling on the National Party to come clean about secret deals being done with the ACT Party in Auckland electorate seats.

"The deal has been done to stitch up Epsom, but what else is being done behind closed doors?

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Unemployment 'never to return to pre-Key levels'

5 May, 2014 - 17:20

Treasury projections that show under the current Government’s policies, unemployment will never return to pre-Key levels are a scandal, says Labour Leader David Cunliffe.

"Mr Key is failing on jobs. His policies are not creating jobs for New Zealanders.

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Petition nearly cracks 40,000 names

5 May, 2014 - 17:20

A petition aimed at stopping the testing of legal highs on animals has nearly reached 40,000 signatures, says Labour’s Animal Welfare spokesperson Trevor Mallard.

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Rigid approach to saving money in public hospitals 'poses risks'

5 May, 2014 - 17:20

"Concerns about the one-size-fits-all approach being taken to national procurement for public hospitals should be a wake-up call for the Government," said Mr Ian Powell, Executive Director of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists, today.

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Jamie McNee wins inaugural Toyota Finance 86 champs

5 May, 2014 - 17:20

Wellington racer Jamie McNee has won the 2013-2014 Toyota Finance 86 Championship with a gritty drive at the final round, held over two days at Hampton Downs in the north Waikato.

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Flooding feedback 'encouraging'

5 May, 2014 - 17:20

Around 120 people rolled up at the Edgeware Bowling Club yesterday as the Shirley / Papanui Community Board began the first of city wide information sessions and focus groups on flooding.

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