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Two breaking news stories this morning. A Concorde has crashed taking off from Charles De Gaulle Airport in Paris
killing at least 113 - and the Peace Talks at Camp David have come to an end without a peace agreement between the
Israeli’s and the Palestinians.
SUVA: Fiji's Parliament has been dubbed the "house of evil" in a banner headline in the Daily Post today and reporters
said used condoms and women's undergarments were strewn in almost all its offices.
Prime Minister Helen Clark today announced that Hon Parekura Horomia had officially assumed his responsibilities as
Minister of Maori Affairs, following the signing of his ministerial warrant by the Governor General at Government House.
Notes: 1. All Ministers are members of the Executive Council 2. Portfolios are listed first. Other responsibilities
assigned by the Prime Minister are listed beneath.
Today's Questions concern: Adult Literacy – Dover Samuels And Al Morrison – John Tamihere – Housing Women’s Refuges –
Humans, Cows And Maori – Homework Centres – Rural NZ – Heart Of The Nation – Pacific Island Consultations – Maternity
Care – ...
Rape Crisis said that Dover Samuels had misused his position as a Member of Parliament by disclosing the name of the
young woman concerned in the House today.
Carried from East Timor on board a Royal New Zealand Air Force C130 Hercules, the body of the soldier killed in action
yesterday, Private Leonard Manning, Bravo Company, 2nd 1st Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment, arrives in
Darwin this afternoon, ...
As the hostage takers, the President and the military haggle over the composition of the new interim government in
Suva, the country seems, from an outsider's perspective, to be slowly slipping towards a form of low-level guerrilla or
I do appreciate your invitation to dinner. Unfortunately I am committed to being back in Wellington on Friday night in
order to fulfil a family commitment on Saturday which can't be rescheduled.
Yesterday first-time MP Parekura Horomia took his new seat in Parliament as Minister Of Maori Affairs after he replaced
the scandal-plagued former Minister, Dover Samuels. Images from IMAGE TIME
"Governments intends to monitor e-mail in order to stop crime," notes Libertarianz spokesman Michael Koziarski. "I have
two major problems with that," he says, "and a reward."
New Associate Conservation Minister Phillida Bunkle said today that she is delighted with her new delegation.
Beseiged Northern Maori Labour MP Dover Samuels delivering his personal explanation in the house today. Images from
Today's Questions concern: Heart of the Nation Report – Superannuation x 2 – Helen Clark on ERB – Clark On Samuels –
Homework Centres – Heart Of The Nation Report - Paliative Care – Treaty Settlements – Student Fees – GM Food Labeling –
Health Reform ...
I have noted in the past week your press statement, faxes to Coromandel businesses, pamphlets in Coromandel letterboxes
and your speech in Auckland, all of which criticise the Green Party's stance on the Employment Relations Bill, and all
of which target ...
Today's questions for oral answer by Ministers. Answers will be published shortly after 3pm in the Headlines Wire.
In Today’s Edition: Dover Samuels – And did those feet in ancient time…Jerusalem And Jeremiah - Speight Deep In It –- A
Panegyric On The Role Of The Official Spokesperson (From A Grumpy Hack)
United New Zealand leader, Hon Peter Dunne, is extremely wary of Government plans to allow interception of e-mail
She has a glass or two of wine and feels it go straight to her head. He has the same amount to drink and feels fine.
Animal rights activists say they will reveal disturbing new photos of pig cruelty during a protest outside the Pork
Industry conference tomorrow.