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New mobile optimised Scoop website launched

Wed, 10 May 2017 05:22:59 +1200 | Scoop Publishing

Today Scoop Publishing Limited is launching a new Scoop.co.nz website design. It has been a long, long time in the making - and replaces a design originally launched in 2005 and modified in 2007. More >>

Commission declines NZME/Fairfax merger

Wed, 3 May 2017 08:45:01 +1200 | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has today released its final decision declining authorisation for NZME and Fairfax to merge their media operations in New Zealand. More >>

Nicky Hager Speaking Live on Scoop Tonight

Fri, 7 Apr 2017 16:52:16 +1200 | Opening The Election

Tune in live at our facebook page at 8.45pm tonight Friday 7 April to hear Nicky Hager speak live at Scoop’s Opening the Election event.More >>

Win a copy of 'A Constitution for Aotearoa New Zealand' Book

Tue, 4 Apr 2017 16:24:37 +1200 | Opening The Election

We have one copy of A Constitution for Aotearoa New Zealand , by former prime minister Sir Geoffrey Palmer and constitutional lawyer Dr Andrew Butler. The book has been signed by Sir Geoffrey and generously donated to Scoop in support of this campaign.More >>

Scoop ‘Opening The Election’ Forum Event

Mon, 3 Apr 2017 17:38:10 +1200 | Opening The Election

Scoop ‘Opening The Election’ Forum Event 7 April from 7pm - 11pm @ 17 Tory St, Wellington and streaming online at this page. Speakers ft. Nicky Hager, Geoff Simmons Live Music from Mara TK , Ruth Mundy and Lake SouthMore >>

An Appeal To All Friends Of Scoop - This Is Not A Drill

Sun, 2 Apr 2017 12:14:20 +1200 | Alastair Thompson

An Appeal To All Friends Of Scoop.co.nz - This Is Not A Drill - Please Pledge Today ....including, a Scoop finances FAQ + a brief history of Scoop's crowd-funding efforts to date... A Special Message From Scoop Co-Founder Alastair ThompsonMore >>

Scoop offering 2 million “Ads For Good” this election year

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:09:30 +1300 | Opening The Election

We are launching an exciting new community incentive as part of Scoop’s ‘Opening the Election’ crowdfunding campaign by offering 2 million free ads on Scoop to worthy causes.More >>

Open Election Ambassadors - help Scoop spread the word

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:21:25 +1300 | Opening The Election

Scoop is seeking people who are concerned about the lack of transparency in politics and the lack of openness in the media conversation around it to help us create a more open election. Our “Opening the Election’ campaign seeks to address these ...More >>

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes South Island Of New Zealand

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 02:59:25 +1300 | The Scoop Team

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes South Island Of New Zealand Epicenter in North Canterbury – Tsunami Warning - Widespread Damage From Wellington To ChristchurchMore >>

Last Days to Contribute to NZ Open Government Action Plan

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:35:59 +1200 | Open Source Open Society

New Zealand’s ‘Open Government Partnership’ Action Plan is open for consultation until the end of day on this Friday 26 August. If you care about transparency, accountability participation and better use of technology in the way our government is run then ...More >>

The Shooting Of MP Jo Cox - Statement from UK Labour Party

Fri, 17 Jun 2016 05:01:19 +1200 | UK Labour Party

Jeremy Corbyn MP, Leader of the Labour Party said: “The whole of the Labour Party and Labour family - and indeed the whole country - will be in shock at the horrific murder of Jo Cox today.More >>

$10k To Look Deep Inside The Police Hunt For Rawshark

Tue, 17 Nov 2015 12:17:15 +1300 | The Scoop Foundation

With 11 hours to go in Scoop's crowd-funding campaign to establish the Scoop Foundation for Public Interest Journalism the Foundation has decided to pump up the volume of its "1000 Kiwis" PledgeMe campaign.More >>

Bullseye! Scoop Hits Its $50k PledgeMe Fundraising Target

Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:05:10 +1300 | The Scoop Foundation

Over the past year, Scoop has embarked on an epic voyage to secure itself a sustainable future, connect with its crowd and become New Zealand's first philanthropic investigative news funder. With its target met, Scoop's Trustees have decided the next $10,000 ...More >>

Share These: Scoop Foundation @PledgeMe Facebook Posts (1/2)

Mon, 9 Nov 2015 16:56:29 +1300 | The Scoop Foundation

The viral sharing of posts by individuals private Facebook timelines is now far and away the most effective means of achieving cut-through for important (but ignored by the mainstream) news issues. Entire news businesses are now being built around ...More >>

Dan Carter 19, Australia 17, Rest of All Blacks 15 - NZ Wins 3rd Rugby World Cup

Sun, 1 Nov 2015 10:14:41 +1300 | Alastair Thompson

No ordinary win. An epic win by a team All Blacks legends, delivered in style, over our greatest rivals. 1st team to win thrice. 1st ever defence of the cup, 2011 &,2015. SBW gives away his medal! WTF! NZ is staggered. Our greatest ever sporting achievement? ...More >>

Scoop's Solution to the News Crisis - The Scoop Foundation

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 10:46:36 +1300 | The Scoop Foundation

The newly-formed Scoop Foundation for Public Interest Journalism charitable trust is seeking your support for its solution to the news crisis.More >>

Jeremy Corbyn Wins the Labour Leadership

Sun, 13 Sep 2015 09:32:15 +1200 | Binoy Kampmark

Jeremy Corbyn has done it. The agitation of the Left in a deflated, and to a large extent ruined British Labour Party, raised Corbyn from the status of the rank outsider to that of leader with a mighty 59.5 percent of the vote. The Times deemed him a ...More >>

Scoop Planned Outage - Wed 19/8/15 10am-2pm

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 09:28:13 +1200 | The Scoop Team

From 10am-2pm today (Wednesday 19 August) there is a planned outage for the Scoop websites, during these times our sites will be offline. This will involve important server updates and must happen during these hours.More >>

Groser disappointed TPP deal not reached

Sat, 1 Aug 2015 17:03:55 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Trade Minister Tim Groser is disappointed that the TPP negotiations were unable to reach a conclusion today, but TPP ministers collectively pledged to meet again as soon as possible to finalise the deal.More >>

TPPA ministerial fails – time for NZ Govt. to cut losses

Sat, 1 Aug 2015 16:57:53 +1200 | Professor Jane Kelsey

‘The “final” ministerial meeting on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) in Maui has failed. Not opting to stay another day shows the gridlock is serious and potentially intractable’, according to University of Auckland law professor ...More >>