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The Debates of Loathing: Trump and Clinton at Hofstra

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:29:18 +1300 | Binoy Kampmark

“It’s all words, it’s all soundbites.” Donald Trump, Hofstra University, Sep 26, 2016 More >>

Beyoncé And Justin Bieber Lead Nominations for 2016 MTV EMAs

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:25:25 +1300 | Sky TV

Best Song nominees Adele, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Lukas Graham, Mike Posner revealed in cover medley video by Spanish rising star Leroy Sanchez More >>

Statement From Jordan Williams

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:29:03 +1300 | Jordan Williams

Relating to today’s High Court jury decision in Jordan Williams’ defamation claim against Colin Criag, Mr Williams says, “These proceedings were never something I wanted. However, Mr Craig’s false accusations and public threats to sue me could ...More >>

More comedy comes out of the shadows

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:19:02 +1300 | NZ On Air

Two new comedy series will bring more uniquely kiwi laughs to TV screens in 2017. More >>

Pete Evans And Manu Feildel to Host New Series of MKR NZ

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:04:41 +1300 | TVNZ

Cooking show phenomenon My Kitchen Rules NZ will return to TVNZ 2 in 2017, with celebrity chefs Pete Evans and Manu Feildel of My Kitchen Rules Australia at the judging table!More >>

Exciting new opportunity for aspiring webseries creators

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:18:17 +1300 | NZ On Air

Exciting new opportunity for aspiring webseries creators NZ On Air is delighted to be supporting a new initiative from TVNZ to find the next hit webseries. More >>

TVNZ 2017: new content, new blood, new thinking

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:16:50 +1300 | TVNZ

Coming to a screen near you: TVNZ is applying fresh thinking to its 2017 line-up. Viewers can expect more shows available OnDemand first, live streaming of all TVNZ channels together in one place, and a stepped-up commitment to supporting and screening ...More >>

Counsellor & NZ Herald reach agreement on defamation claim

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:41:08 +1300 | Steve Taylor

On 20/9/16, the NZ Herald published an article in which a number of inaccurate claims were made pertaining to the nature of my relationship with a key applicant witness in the Colin Craig / Jordan Williams defamation trial, Rachel MacGregor,and of some ...More >>

New red meat marketing strategy tells farming story

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:56:26 +1300 | Beef And Lamb NZ

The story of New Zealand farming and its farmers will be at the heart of Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s new market development strategy targeting new and emerging markets. More >>

Paul Henry's Strong Performance Continues

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:32:57 +1300 | Mediaworks

Against refreshed competition, Paul Henry, MediaWorks’ cross-platform programme, has continued its strong performance, drawing more 25-54 viewers than Breakfast across the morning on Tuesday – with 150,800 to 139,500.More >>

Ramzy Baroud: Honoring Aylan Kurdi by Ending the War in Syria

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:26:32 +1200 | Ramzy Baroud

"A photograph, no matter how emotionally wrenching, can only do so much," wrote Paul Slovic and Nicole Smith Dahmen in >>

David Hay makes Broadcasting Standards complaint to Radio NZ

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:34:32 +1200 | David Hay

Auckland Mayoral candidate David Hay submitted a broadcasting standards complaint to Radio New Zealand today, regarding its coverage of the Auckland mayoral race on its flagship current affairs programmes: Morning Report and Checkpoint.More >>

Minister welcomes new media sector fund

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:16:55 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Broadcasting Minister Amy Adams has welcomed NZ On Air’s response to the changing needs of the sector with the NZ Media Fund. More >>

NZ On Air responds to changing audiences with change

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:00:47 +1200 | NZ On Air

NZ On Air is moving to a single funding strategy for all content investments, in order to remain flexible and relevant in a fast-changing, converging media environment. More >>

Bumbling Brownlee Misses the Point

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:19:19 +1200 | New Zealand First Party

Leader of the House Gerry Brownlee was questioned today on the cancellation of Parliament on Friday when Treaty of Waitangi Bills were to be heard. More >>

Binoy Kampmark: The Washington Post and Edward Snowden

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:48:11 +1200 | Binoy Kampmark

The tensions between those engaged in the dangerous and compromising pursuit of whistleblowing, and those who use the fruit of such efforts has been all too coarsely revealed in the Washington Post stance on Edward Snowden . More >>

Reserve Bank to publish redacted submissions

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:33:23 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - The Reserve Bank is to routinely publish submissions it receives to policy or industry consultations rather than condensing them into a summary. More >>

Trustpower fined $390k over misleading broadband offer

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:26:59 +1200 | Commerce Commission

Trustpower Limited has been fined $390,000 in the Auckland District Court after pleading guilty to misleading consumers over the price and terms of its bundled electricity and unlimited data broadband offer.More >>

Waatea Auckland Mayoral Debate 2016

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:57:20 +1200 | Radio Waatea 603 AM

For the first time in history, leading candidates in the Auckland Mayoralty race tackle the hard questions facing Māori and South Auckland. More >>

Free the Nipple Auckland

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:21:01 +1200 | Free the Nipple Auckland

Free the Nipple Auckland is organising a public event on the 4th of December starting at11am in Albert Park. We will then march to the bottom of Queen St and back to Albert park to talk and entertain ourselves. We recognise that this march takes place on ...More >>


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