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Two injured at Whangapoua

Thu, 9 Apr 2015 02:07:17 +1200 | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Whangapoua at the top of the Coromandel Peninsula at approximately 4pm this afternoon. The helicopter was requested to transport a patient that sustained injuries when hit by a log. More >>

Thunder Issues Distress Signal: Sea Shepherd Launches Rescue

Mon, 6 Apr 2015 21:08:45 +1200 | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Today, at approximately 1539 AEDT, at location 0 20’ North 05 24' East inside the Exclusive Economic Zone of Sao Tome, the poaching vessel, Thunder, issued a distress signal. The Captain of the Thunder radio the Sea Shepherd ship, Bob Barker, reporting ...More >>

The Final Countdown - Thanks & There's Still Time To Pledge

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:32:35 +1300 | Scoop Operation Chrysalis

Phew! We are now counting down the hours to the end of this crowd-funding campaign at 11pm on Sunday. Thankyou to all those Scoop readers and supporters who have pledged already. You have been awesome. But this is not over yet.More >>

RMR Poll: National down 2.5% to 46.5%, Labour/Grns NC 42%, NZ First NZ 6%

Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:31:07 +1300 | Roy Morgan Research

Today’s New Zealand Roy Morgan Poll shows National falling to 46.5% (down 2.5% since February). However, support has increased for Prime Minister John Key’s Coalition partners with the Maori Party 2% (up 1%) and Act NZ 1% (up 1%) although United Future ...More >>

"Operation Chrysalis" - Alastair Thompson "Ask Me Anything"

Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:11:28 +1300 | Scoop Operation Chrysalis

Russell Brown's Public Address is hosting an "Ask Me Anything" post for Scoop Publisher & Editor Alastair Thompson to answer your questions about "Operation Chrysalis". To participate in the discussion >> CLICK HERE .More >>

Je Suis Charlie – I am Charlie - Connie Lawn

Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:16:11 +1300 | Connie Lawn

“I am Charlie.” This is the new rallying cry of many who stand up for press freedom and who support the French people. France did not deserve the ruthless, deadly attack on the satirical magazine “Charlie Hebdo.” Journalists and political cartoonists ...More >>

National Loses Outright Majority

Sat, 4 Oct 2014 14:00:06 +1300 | Ian Llewellyn

National has lost its outright majority in Parliament after the counting of special votes and the declaration of the final count. More >>

National Win

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:46:21 +1200 | The Scoop Team

With almost all votes counted National and John Key have won a third term and are close to being able to govern alone if they so choose. More >>

National Well Ahead On Early Results

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:55:18 +1200 | The Scoop Team

With advance votes counted and early booths coming in National appears to be in the box seat to form the next Government. More >>

The Iranian Cyber Offensive during Operation Protective Edge

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:23:57 +1200 | INSS Insight

The Iranian Cyber Offensive during Operation Protective Edge By Gabi Siboni and Sami Kronenfeld August 26, 2014 More >>

Takanini Ezy Cash Shop Double Homicide Update - Early Arrest

Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:59:08 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Detectives have arrested a 25 year old male in relation to the double Homicide at the Takanini Ezy Cash Store yesterday afternoon. More >>

Slips/Flooding/Road closure, SH 1 Brynderwyn Hill, Northland

Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:44:59 +1200 | New Zealand Police

State Highway 1 is currently blocked by 3 slips and flooding near the intersection with SH12 at Brynderwyn. More >>

Severe weather expected over night - Northland

Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:43:11 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Due to severe weather and heavy rain forecast to hit Northland tonight Police are urging people to avoid unnecessary travel. More >>

Happy 15th Birthday !!!

Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:14:40 +1200 | Alastair Thompson

As you have now reached a working age it is fitting that you to start figuring out how you might earn your own way in the world. This "news business" that you seem to have set your heart on would appear to be a hard road. But you have our ...More >>

Scoop Budget 2014 Full Coverage : 5 PM Edition May 15th 2014

Thu, 15 May 2014 17:05:11 +1200 | The Scoop Editor

The 2014 New Zealand Budget was delivered at 2pm on Thursday 15 May. Links to Scoop coverage as of 5pm, 15th May. More >>

Gaza: Israeli TV warns foreigners to leave

Thu, 23 Jan 2014 14:09:13 +1300 | Julie Webb-Pullman

Israeli TV has warned all foreigners in Gaza to leave immediately through the Erez Crossing into Israel, suggesting a major military offensive against Gaza is imminent.More >>

John Key Speech to the West Auckland Business Club

Thu, 23 Jan 2014 11:54:37 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Later in the year there’ll be an election, where I’ll seek the support of New Zealanders to continue the direction this country is going in. The economy is growing. More jobs are being created. Family incomes are rising. Crime is falling. More elective ...More >>

Americas Cup Lawsuit Mooted For "Herbie" Foil Trimming Mod. (Updated)

Fri, 27 Sep 2013 21:04:44 +1200 | Alastair Thompson

Team New Zealand is preparing a legal challenge in the wake of the remarkable Oracle Team USA up-wind speed turnaround in the Americas Cup Regatta which ended this Thursday morning (NZ Time) with a Team USA victory.More >>

David Cunliffe New Labour Leader

Sun, 15 Sep 2013 16:05:47 +1200 | Hamish Cardwell

David Cunliffe is the new Labour Party leader taking 51.15 percent of the vote, ahead of Grant Robertson with on 32.97 and Shane Jones on 20.59. More >>

Breaking: David Shearer Resigns As Labour Leader

Thu, 22 Aug 2013 13:44:44 +1200 | Hamish Cardwell

David Shearer has announced that he will resign as Leader of the Labour Party. In a short-notice press conference following a Labour caucus meeting, Shearer made a statement and did not answer questions. The resignation will take effect when a new ...More >>


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