Location: Hawkes Bay Expressway, Napier
Fatal Road Crash
Police and other
services are at a fatal vehicle crash on the Hawkes Bay
Expressway, Poraiti, Napier.
At this stage The Expressway
is closed between Meeanne Quay and Prebensen Drive.
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On The Pakistan Schoolchildren Killings
The slaughter of the children in Pakistan is incomprehensibly awful. On the side, it has thrown a spotlight onto something that’s become a pop cultural meme. Fans of the Homeland TV series will be well aware of the collusion between sections of the Pakistan military/security establishment on one hand and sections of the Taliban of the other…
Reportedly, it was the breakdown of the relationship between the Pakistan Taliban and the Pakistan military – which for the first time, began bombing Taliban enclaves in the Tribal Federated Areas earlier this year – that led to this revenge attack on the school, which is attended by the children of the military. More>>