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The Jerusalem Tangle: ScoMo’s Recognition Policy Stumbles

Published: Fri 16 Nov 2018 12:50 PM
Jerusalem, deemed a holy city, and seen as trade item, bargaining chip and bartering tool over the centuries. Sought by the major faiths, despoiled at stages by various empires, revived and chalice of poison in international law. Australia’s Scott ... Read more...

Right to Recognition Before the Law

Published: Fri 16 Nov 2018 11:31 AM
After setting standards for dignity and freedom, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) devotes a cluster of articles to standards for the administration of justice including what is often known as “due process.” Roughly one-fourth of ... Read more...

Immigration NZ extends review of Karel Sroubek decision

Published: Thu 15 Nov 2018 04:52 PM
The review of Czech drug-smuggler Karel Sroubek's residency case will be delayed further after Immigration New Zealand granted Mr Sroubek an extension. Read more...

Tana Umaga stands down as Blues coach

Published: Thu 15 Nov 2018 03:37 PM
He is to be replaced by Leon MacDonald for a three-year stint. Umaga will stay on and take up a two-year contract as defensive coach. Read more...

Patient dies after being restrained at Whangārei Hospital

Published: Thu 15 Nov 2018 03:36 PM
A man has died at Whangārei Hospital after being restrained following an assault on a staff member. Read more...

Red Flag Gun Laws: Yet Another Government Weapon for Complia

Published: Thu 15 Nov 2018 03:19 PM
In the right (or wrong) hands, benevolent plans can easily be put to malevolent purposes. Read more...

The Disgruntled Former Prime Minister

Published: Thu 15 Nov 2018 02:57 PM
The disgruntled former prime minister is a rather large, and growing club, on the Australian scene. The country has become known for its killing seasons, those occasions when spear wielding apparatchiks within respective political parties feel the need ... Read more...

Your Organisation Can Now Sponsor a Section on Scoop.co.nz!

Published: Thu 15 Nov 2018 02:26 PM
Scoop.co.nz has just launched Section Sponsorships - the newest way for you to gain exposure for your brand to Scoop’s high value audience of 500,000 monthly readers. Read more...

Modern dance figure Douglas Wright dies aged 62

Published: Thu 15 Nov 2018 12:57 PM
A dancer and choreographer recognised as one of the major influencers of modern dance in New Zealand has died. Read more...

Private pipes blamed for human waste onto Auckland beaches

Published: Thu 15 Nov 2018 11:48 AM
Illegal or poorly maintained private sewage and stormwater pipes are being blamed for the large amount of human waste polluting Auckland beaches. Read more...
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