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New Zealand Post will release its world exclusive stamp issue The Fellowship of The Ring on 4 December, celebrating the
first movie in The Lord of The Rings trilogy.
The dusty rural road may soon be a thing of the past, if trials of a new product are successful this summer.
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Sydney - November 30, 2001—Open Text™ Corporation, a worldwide leader in delivering collaborative commerce solutions,
has expanded its presence in New Zealand with the appointment of gen-i as a value added distributor for its Livelink®
THE WHISKAS mission to rescue stowaway cat Colin’s is underway today, with Westgate Tanker Terminal Superintendent
Gordon MacPherson at the South Korean Port of Yeosu ready to collect Colin’s when she arrives.
Today's questions of the day concerned: Business Confidence – Criminal Libel – Regional Development – Cancer Treatment
– Numeracy Teaching – Canterbury Nurses Strike – Criminal Libel – Anthrax Testing – Criminal Libel – Major General
Dodson And Ron Mark’s File ...
Superficially anyway the Bonn talks on the future of Afghanistan are making considerable progress. The Northern
Alliance is talking of allowing UN peacekeepers in and inter-tribal and factional hostilities, although evident,
currently don’t appear to exclude a ...
The Palestinian suicide bombings that killed 25 people and wounded dozens at the weekend are not only the deadliest
strike on Israeli targets since the Intifada began but also another incident that brings into question the degree of
authority Palestinian ...
1. MARK PECK to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received on the state of business confidence in New
Disabled people around the world are expected to benefit with the announcement in America today of a new high-tech
self-balancing people mover which mimics the human body's ability to balance itself. Maree Howard reports.
New Zealand’s first Kachingo! millionaire is somewhere in Auckland – but may not know he or she is instantly rich.
The level to which this Government is losing touch with everyday New Zealanders is clear by the way the Prime Minister
failed to address key issues at this weekends Labour Party Conference.
Today members of the Wellington People’s Centre were shredding Work and Income Benefit Control Unit letters and DPB
‘Avenues’ interview forms in Wellington Central.
ACT Justice Spokesman Stephen Franks tonight welcomed the Prime Minister's apparent over-riding of the Attorney General
in signalling that the criminal defamation provision is unlikely to surface.
After boasting over the weekend of winning the next three elections the Government is now struggling to maintain the
confidence of Parliament on the Imprest Supply Bill.
Frances Howie of New Zealand was awarded the prestigious title of Smirnoff Designer of The Year at the 17th annual
Smirnoff International Fashion Awards. This spellbinding multimedia Smirnoff Urban Fusion experience showcased eleven
young designers from ...
"This is an outrageous insult to those passers-by who work in downtown Wellington to support these people," says
Lindsay Mitchell, Petitioner for a Parliamentary review of the DPB.
The SINners’ Society 2002 was launched in Wellington today by Catherine Hatfield, business coach and life strategist.
Energy Minister Hodgson's attack on the Employers & Manufacturers Association yesterday (EMA Northern Misleading Public over Climate Change) emphasises how little
Government knows about the impact its policy will have on the economy, the association ...
It is hard to believe that a year has passed since we last met as a Labour Party Conference in Wellington.
See also… NZ's Frances Howie Wins Smirnoff Fashion Award
“Unlike the Greens, New Zealand First is going to support the Government and will approve the expenditure necessary to
maintain Air New Zealand as our national airline, said New Zealand First Leader, Rt Hon Winston Peters today.
On Saturday December the 1st, as part of the national day of action against the war in Afghanistan, over 100 protestors
gathered at the US military base at Harewood, Otautahi/Christchurch. The protestors were there to demand the immediate
This weekend saw a culmination of violence that began with the assassination of high-ranking Hamas member Mahmoud Abu
Hanoud when an Israeli helicopter gunship fired a missile at his car near the West Bank town of Nablus. Two other Hamas
members were also killed. ...
In the summer of 1999 I visited New York. It was the last week of the summer vacation and the second week of a heatwave.
Two words: hot, crowded. Coming as I did from a small antipodean city in the middle of winter, NY took some adjusting
to. The friend ...
An opinion poll published today shows that New Zealanders are saying "No" to sow stalls.
Lives continue to be put at risk while the Government procrastinates over the reclassification of dangerous designer
drugs, National's Associate Health spokesperson Dr Paul Hutchison said today.
For decades pro-Israeli lobbyists have operated under the assumption that Islam and Israel are locked up in a
zero-sum-game. They see the growth of Islam and growth of Islamic consciousness as a threat to the very existence of
Israel. Based on this ...
* Some veterans visit schools to explain why they oppose the war in Afghanistan and are critical of U.S foreign policy.