3 News Live Quake Coverage Continues
3 News Live Quake Coverage
Hilary Barry and Alistair
Wilkinson continue with 3 News’ quake coverage in a
special extended bulletin tonight at 6pm.
Smalley will bring viewers Nightline live from Christchurch,
where she has travelled, along with colleagues Mike
McRoberts and John Campbell.
Mike McRoberts and John
Campbell will also present a special extended, commercial
free bulletin of 3 News tomorrow morning from 6am.
Mike and John will update viewers on overnight
developments from the scene of the Christchurch quake.
3 News cameras witnessed some of the most dramatic
footage captured live from the quake scene today showing the
utter devastation the quake has caused.
footage can also be viewed online at:
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On Pharmac, Gough Whitlam And Sleater-Kinney
Ridiculous reported comments on RNZ this morning by Trade Minister Tim Groser, as he sought to dampen down concerns about the leaked draft of the IP chapter of ther Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations. According to Groser, ‘extreme’ positions are common at the outset of negotiations, and these get whittled down over the course of negotiations. Fine.
Except that we’re not at the outset of these negotiations. The outset was six years ago, and negotiators were hoping to have some sort of ‘framework’ deal finished in time for the APEC meeting in a few weeks’ time. These ‘extreme’ positions are what we’ve reached near the intended end of the negotiations.
Still, Groser did promise that the cost of medicines would not rise as a result of the TPP trade deal. Great. But this is not what politicians in other countries are saying. More>>