Corrected Spelling of Christchurch Earthquake Victim's Name
Corrected spelling of a victim's
Police are advising a clarification of
details of one of the victims named yesterday.
spelling of the five-month-old baby was incorrect. It should
be Baxtor Gowland, not Baxter.
Police regret any distress
caused by this
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Gordon Campbell: On The Mana-Maori Party Deal
If the self-interest involved wasn’t so blatant, the electorate deal between the Maori Party and Hone Harawira would be kind of poignant. It’s a bit like seeing the remaining members of Guns’n’Roses or the Eagles back on the road touring the nostalgia circuit… playing all the old hits of Maori unity and kaupapa Maori politics.
Can the two surviving Maori Party MPs (one electorate, one list) credibly work together with the old firebrand who split up the group years ago, and still hope to rekindle some of that same old magic? More>>