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A foretaste of things to come in NZ? Simon Orme writes from Sydney on the question of a republic and how the debate is
finally heating up.
Yesterday's top 20 rating items on Scoop...
The Office of Film and Literature Classification has classified 18 works by the late American Artist Keith Haring,
recently exhibited at the City Art Gallery, Wellington.
A worrying theme is emerging in some recent studies; democracy is much less popular than died-in-the-wool democrats such
as myself would wish it to be. Further, democracy seems to be less popular with young than with older New Zealanders
A Treasury cost-benefit study on the privatisation of NZ Rail released today is garbage, Alliance leader Jim Anderton
Isn't it interesting how when under the spotlight a position of hindsight is quickly assumed. We are talking here of
course about the WINZ fiasco.
Scoop Feature: Scoop's Jonathan Hill looks at the changing positions in the leadup to this weeks labelling decision on
genetically engineered foods and the challenges of the immediate future
Telecom will exchange magnetic strip cards for special chip PhoneCards for customers with unused value in their magnetic
Watson - Unemployment - Irradiation - Cancer - Maori Claim - Tax - Con Air - Cambridge Crash - Foxton Crash - Asian
Flooding - Stolen Gold Seizure - Train Tunnel - Robbery Arrest - Y2K
"More childish fibs from Bill English. If he was less preoccupied with trying to impress his mates in caucus and more
serious about New Zealand, he'd spend less time on these cheap gimmicks and more addressing the structural problems in
the economy," ...
Auckland's AIDS charities claim $11,000 is missing from proceeds collected during this year's Hero Parade. The charities
claim organisers of the Hero Parade spent the money and that this was a breach of trust as the money was gifted to go
PRESS BRIEFING BY JOE LOCKHART - Q: Does the President have a problem fundamentally with what Mrs. Clinton said about
him in her interview in Talk Magazine?
Scoop's Alastair Thompson analyses the latest developments in the Kosovo tragedy, and argues peace is not a two way
The September Leaders Summit won't be the only conference in Auckland to focus on APEC. The APEC Monitoring Group today
announced details of its forum entitled Alternatives To The APEC Agenda to be held from September 10-12 in Auckland.
"Bunkle (Alliance) should get the X-Files to help her with her campaign to Save Wellington Airport" says National's
Wellington List MP Annabel Young.
The independent study into rail privatisation vindicates the decision to sell, says former rail Minister Richard
The Alliance says the drop in unemployment from 7.2 % to 7% at the same time that employment has stayed static and
hours worked has dropped shows jobseekers are giving up rather than getting jobs.
The disclosure that 30 North Island prisoners are to be flown to the Christchurch region tomorrow is a revealing and
worrying development, the PSA said today.
Amnesty International opened a brutal cinema campaign targeting political complacency today in Wellington's Embassy
Theatre. The catch-line is: "Speak up - Silence is the enemy of Human Rights."
The New Zealand Defence Force still maintains intimate training and exercise links with the Indonesian military despite
its role in the militia terror in East Timor.