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Commemorating Anzac Day

Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman says Anzac Day will be especially poignant this year with the start of WWI centenary commemorations.

Social Issues

Building And Strengthening Women In Blue

Police Commissioner Mike Bush has announced three significant initiatives set to enhance New Zealanders understanding of women in police, and the ability of Police women to excel across the organisation.

Major Makeover For Social Housing

From Monday selected community groups will be able to offer income related rents for people needing social housing and people will be able to test their eligibility through Work and Income.

Government Clamping Down On Tax Dodgers

Speaking at the OECD Cash and Hidden Economy Conference today, Revenue Minister Todd McClay reiterated the Government’s commitment to clamping down on tax evasion…

Health

Online Job Vacancies Pick Up In March

The number of jobs advertised online grew by 1.9 percent in March following a 1.3 per ent decrease in February, according to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s latest Jobs Online report.

Industries

Energy

Bathurst Raises AU$7.393 Million

Coal company Bathurst Resources has raised A$7.393 million for working capital for the initial development phase of its on-hold mining project on the Denniston Plateau.

IPCC: Greenhouse Gas Emissions Accelerate Despite Reduction Efforts

A new report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows that global emissions of greenhouse gases have risen to unprecedented levels despite a growing number of policies to reduce climate change, with emissions growing more quickly between 2000 and 2010 than in each of the three previous decades.

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Maori & Pacific Island

$5m Investment In Māori-Led Science & Innovation

Up to $5 million over two years will be invested in developing the science and innovation potential of Māori people, resources, and knowledge, Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce and Māori Affairs Minister Dr Pita Sharples have announced.

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IPCC: Greenhouse Gas Emissions Accelerate Despite Reduction Efforts

A new report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows that global emissions of greenhouse gases have risen to unprecedented levels despite a growing number of policies to reduce climate change, with emissions growing more quickly between 2000 and 2010 than in each of the three previous decades.

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Election 2014: Weekend Media Watch

With the majority of the country's media fixated for the time being on mass coverage of the Royal Tour, the fact that voters will be going to the polls in 22…

Politics

Commemorating Anzac Day

Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman says Anzac Day will be especially poignant this year with the start of WWI centenary commemorations.

Business

Education

$5m Investment In Māori-Led Science & Innovation

Up to $5 million over two years will be invested in developing the science and innovation potential of Māori people, resources, and knowledge, Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce and Māori Affairs Minister Dr Pita Sharples have announced.

Science

$5m Investment In Māori-Led Science & Innovation

Up to $5 million over two years will be invested in developing the science and innovation potential of Māori people, resources, and knowledge, Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce and Māori Affairs Minister Dr Pita Sharples have announced.

IPCC: Greenhouse Gas Emissions Accelerate Despite Reduction Efforts

A new report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows that global emissions of greenhouse gases have risen to unprecedented levels despite a growing number of policies to reduce climate change, with emissions growing more quickly between 2000 and 2010 than in each of the three previous decades.

World Ranking Tracks Birds’ Evolutionary Distinctness

A team of international scientists has published the world’s first ranking of evolutionary distinct birds under threat of extinction, which shows that Indonesia, Australia and New Zealand all score high on responsibility for preserving irreplaceable species.

New Evidence On Tamiflu - Expert Responds

Stockpiling of the antiviral drug Tamiflu may be of little use in the event of a influenza pandemic, according to a new comprehensive review of clinical trial data.

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Commemorating Anzac Day

Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman says Anzac Day will be especially poignant this year with the start of WWI centenary commemorations.

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Commemorating Anzac Day

Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman says Anzac Day will be especially poignant this year with the start of WWI centenary commemorations.

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