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The second Round Robin of the Louis Vuitton Cup (the Challenger Selection Series for the XXX America's Cup) started
A TV 3 CM Research Poll shows National slumping in support down five per cent to 28 per cent with Labour gaining four
per cent to 41 per cent.
The wheels temporarily came off the ACT machine over the weekend when National Radio played a pre-recorded interview
with party leader Richard Prebble on ACT’s views on funding for the arts. Jonathan Hill writes.
Last nights TV One Colmar Brunton Poll of Wellington Central has revealed a cliffhanger race for the seat of parliament
with ACT leader Richard Prebble on 47 per cent and Labour’s Marian Hobbs on 48 per cent of the electorate vote.
Last Monday morning – Black Monday – the All Blacks were beaten 43- 31 by France. Last Monday afternoon in the Beehive
an “urgent” press conference was called by the PM. The PM announced that the government believed it was possible to
lower both the ...
Several hundred rugby stalwarts welcomed the defeated All Black Rugby World Cup team home this morning.
Warning Lord Of The Rings Spoiler photos…. courtesy of Scoop’s content partner http://www.theonering.net/ Scoop brings
the first published pictures of Froddo and Bilbo Baggins house, in the Waikato.
On the night a poll was released showing Wellington Central to be a knife edge battle – with Labour’s Marion Hobbs on
48% to Richard Prebbles 47% - Clyde Quay School was the venue for another round of bait the candidates.
Most of us think 45 isn't really old and it's strange to call them older workers. But, according to the Australian
National Congess on Ageing, bosses are unfairly disadvantaging older people. John Howard reports.
"Prime Minister Jenny Shipley again opened her mouth and let things run out when on the Leighton Smith debate last
night, she said there was a fiscal cap on Treaty of Waitangi settlements," Labour finance spokesperson Michael Cullen
"Is it more noble, to give or to receive?" asks Sally O'Brien, Libertarianz Social Welfare Deregulation Spokesman. "I
suggest," she says, "that it is more noble to produce, for without the producer there is nothing for either ...
The following pictures show the inside of the set for the town of Bree from the Lord of The Rings Trilogy which began
shooting in New Zealand yesterday under the direction of Peter Jackson.
The McGillicuddy Serious Party released it's party list the other day, and has seen fit to make public announcement.
Party Secretary Bernard Smith has expressed great pleasure in the team the selection committee has got together. "We are
US Congressman, Bob Barr, has been successful in persuading Congress to open hearings into a developing bombshell that a
US computer network called Echelon is spying on people around the world. John Howard reports the latest.
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"New govt bribes will extend slums and lower private property values'," says a Libertarianz spokesman of govt plans to
build more expensive ghettoes.
The poor performance of the All Blacks in the Rugby World Cup has not caused a visible increase in levels of domestic or
family violence says Women’s Refuge Chief Executive Merepeka Raukawa-Tait.
The McGillicuddy Serious Party today announced that it will end the ludicrously over regulated snake oil market, in
order that New Zealand producers can compete on the New Zealand market.
New Zealander Mike Moore, now heading the WTO, is in hot water with fourteen developing countries who say they are being
shut out of WTO negotitations. John Howard reports.
Upton-on-line has witnessed with growing concern the increased brazenness shown by certain political peddlers of dubious
virtue. Like pyramid scheme offerers and Nigerian bank loan merchants, this new breed should be seen (perhaps even
entertained) but ...