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Round Robin two of the Louis Vuitton Cup Challenger Selection Series ended after three previously cancelled matches were
re-sailed from Race 6 of 14 November. Team Prada's yacht Luna Rossa completed the Round Robin yesterday with a total of
46 points, ...
GOOD DAY MEDIAPHILES ... well, we're nearly there. I had intended to deliver a high-minded meditation on the need for
change. Indeed, I will. But before that perhaps we ought to look at the campaign - and at ourselves.
Having been out of the country for a while Sally has romped back to catch the dying days of the century. Believe me,
compared to some other parts of the world, NZ is pretty groovy. In fact I would go as far to say, that apart from a
terminal attraction ...
Election Special - New Poll Extended Coverage - Delamere Sacking Extended Coverage - Americas Cup Fans Sail In From
Labour In Box Seat - ACT/Nat Negative Ad Campaign Backfires - Delamere Immigration Scheme Doggs PM - ACT Under Siege In
Auckland - Delamere Looks Likely To Gain Maori Support - 270,000 Voters Not Enrolled - 14 Year Old Girl Speaks Out On
Earlier in the year TV3 screened a heavily promoted episode of its high rating show, Target. The show contained a
segment that revealed a plumber doing something inappropriate into a pair of womans panties.
On the eve of this our last election before the new millennium, I am reminded of the words of Martin Luther King who
said "I have a dream." In the spirit of those words and from my heart, I hope tomorrow as we vote, we think about
As usual, an election campaign brings out a number of false or misleading statistics, plus a general discomfort with
issues that involve numeracy skills. While sometimes they are genuine mistakes, usually the inaccuracies are biased
towards the political ...
Scoop is proud to present another image of Hobbitton… this time of what appears to be a fairly grand Hobbit summer house
Members, supporters and candidates of the Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand gathered together last night in the Great
Hall at the Arts Centre in Christchurch to formally celebrate their campaign closure.
Scoop has a fine, unopened bottle of single malt whisky to whomever can correctly predict the election result.
Round Robin Two of the Louis Vuitton Cup finished with a flourish on Saturday. Three matches, rescheduled from Race Six,
were sailed today. The matches were outstanding - all at one point featured good close match racing by teams fighting
for precious ...
In a political bombshell today 25 US farming organisations have warned their thousands of members against planting
genetically modified seeds. John Howard reports.
A symbol of a new beginning? Well that’s the way John Tamihere, his wife, and family are viewing General Election day
A patent which threatens to derail the booming Yahoo! online shopping service was originally drafted in New Zealand by
patent attorneys Baldwin Shelston Waters two years ago.
The state of democracy in New Zealand looks shot to bits as, only four days out from a general election, nearly half of
all voters do not understand how our electoral system works and forty per cent are unaware they will also be required to
vote on ...
Readers who have seen the (highly recommended *****) documentary movie Campaign will recall a scene on the Wellington
Waterfront in which Richard Prebble – fighting to save ACT from oblivion – holds a festive final rally. The soundtrack
features a hired ...
Right. As the chances of getting this right are slim indeed, this guess is purely on gut feeling. I'm picking a week of
negative campaigning from National is not going to wash well with voters and will eventually be to the party's
"Saturday's election should serve as a memorial to Ian Mutton, and to his late son Trevor."
The other side of the ACT rally, Montgomery Burns, students, seafarers and men in suits....