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Six Months Of Top Stories: Summaries Of Scoop News


Six Months of Top Stories: Summaries of Scoop News

SPECIAL EDITION: TOP SCOOP STORIES
June 25 2007 - 14 December 2007 News Summary

14 December 2007: Capital And Coast & Management / Greens Welcome Marketing Sanctuary / Urgency Special / Housing Vs. Treaty / Wellington Claim / Bali & NZ Climate Policy / Insecticide & Pests / Auckland Airport / Air NZ / East Timor / Sharks / New Orleans.

13 December 2007: Auckland & Housing / Houses & Chance / Prison & Porridge / Santa & BZP / UK & Afghanistan / Misleading Advertising / Nation Building & Climate Change / John Chuckman / Bill Berkowitz / Ephraim Kam and Ephraim Ascula / Iranian Nuclear Issue / Oprah & Obama.

12 December 2007: Health & Spray Errors / Amnesty International & Tasers / Cunliffe Vs. Roy / Rickards Investigation & Praise / Justice & Wrongful Conviction / Voice Activated Desk / Enron Lessons & NZ / Fiat: Car Of The Year Award / Algiers Attacks / Burma Refugees.

11 December 2007: TransTasman Rates MPs / Questions & Answers / Air Force Medical Evacuation / Murder On Roads / Operation Valour Update / Jobs & Unemployment / Christmas Blues / NZ Herald: Censorship & Misinformation / Protest & Climate Change / Burma & Revolution.

10 December 2007: Herald Vs Greens / Police: Tragedies & Homicides / Labour & Rimutaka / Santa & Defence / Bali UNFCCC Conference & Small Island Nations / UK & Basra Handover / Racism & Israel / British Hostages & Iraq / Bradblog: GOP Initiative / Michael Winship.

07 December 2007: Secret Zaoui Witness Flees To Germany / Driving / Domestic Violence & Christmas / Electoral Bill: John Boscawen Responds / Biosecurity: Didymo & Rangitata / Core Climate Change Issues / Honour Killings / Nigeria Vs. Siemens & Bribery / Queer Beauty.

06 December 2007: Reserve Bank & Monetary Policy / Questions & Answers / Ombudsman & Labour Failures / Health Crisis & Wellington DHB / Pig Farmers & Honey / N. Korea & Nuclear Programs / Sri Lanka & Mass Arrests / Military: China & USA / Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

05 December 2007: Crisis At Wellington DHB / Questions & Oral Answers / Elections Bill: English & Greens / Immigration Bill Vs. Zaoui Type Cases / Maritime Safety & Kalepi Rescue / Electricity Generation Down / Googling 2007 / Intel Vs. Iran Nukes / Sudan Attacks.

04 December 2007: Election Spending & Satire / Questions & Answers / Climate Change Legislation / Death Of Chief Ombudsman John Belgrave / PM's Press Conference / Vagrancy & Charity / 'Clocks' & Cock-Ups / Undie 500 / Climate Change & Bali Conference / Iran & Nukes.

03 December 2007: Crime & Victoria Cross / Commitment & Climate Change / Auckland Unversity / Dunedin Rape / DOC & Petrels / Fishing & Sustainability / DOC & Chathams Fire / Fruit & Veg / Palestinian Shepherds / Modern Slavery / Russian Elections / UNFCCC & Bali.

30 November 2007: Computers & Police / Electoral Finance / Clark Of The Nile / Emergency Aid & PNG / Google & Summer / DOC & Chathams Peat Fire / Capital + Merchant / HIV/AIDS & Tribal Peoples / Githabul People & Native Title / 2007 War Funding / Measles & Africa.

29 November 2007: Media & Annapolis /: Hamilton & Prostitutes / Firefighters Calendar / Aermacchis / AA & Import Emissions / Human Rights / Digital Summit / Paua Virus / Discount Premium Holidays /Fonterra & Carbon Footprint / Journalist Fabricated Family Massacre.

28 November 2007: AA & Emissions Standards / Auckland & Human Rights / Patu! Historic Documentary / Child Health / Emma Agnew/ Taser Complaint / New Zealand & Quality Of Life / Pike River Coal / Lingerie & Christmas / Blue Skies & MetService / Horticulture & Safety.

27 November 2007: Kids & Poor Health / Brownlee / Japan & New Zealand Trade / Record Oil Production / Sir Peter Blake Trust / Protein Technology / Assisted Reproductive Procedures / Sudan: Peace & War / Moscow & US Missile Defense / Australia & Kyoto / Annapolis.

26 November 2007: PM Welcomes Rudd / Curran / Taito Phillip Field Charged / Strike Action / Rickards / Supergold Card / Saudi Rape / Falun Dafa / Dairy & Oil Exports / Trinity Hill / Roving Spycam / Children's Rights In Burma / New Cardinals / Rift Valley Fever.

22 November 2007: PM & Saudi Rape Victim / Question & Answer / Enemies / Economy / Worryworts / Diplomats & London / Cullen & Monetary Policy / Whole Of Vehicle Marking / THL & InterCity / Auckland Airport / Manufacturing / Iraq War Funding / Bromide & Angola.

21 November 2007: Corporate Nastiness & Hart's Behaviour / Questions For Oral Answer / Logan Apology / Captain Matthew Ferrara / Michael Campbell & Canterbury / Gas Emissions & Genesis / Buying Organic / Auckland Airport / AIDS / Flu Pandemic / EU & ASEAN / Diplomats.

20 November 2007: North Korea & Peters & Washington / Queen's Wedding Anniversary / Afghanistan / No Right Turn & Election Funding / Anarchy in NZ / Climate Change & IPCC Report / Mobile Broadband / Finance Companies Report 2007 / Epitiro / Auckland Airport / Burma.

19 November 2007: Climate Change & IPCC Report / Falun Gong & Santa / War Crimes & Indonesian Soldiers / Supreme Court & TVNZ / Animal Activists / French Remember / Big Box Retailers / 2007 Roger Award / Transpower / GM / New Zealand Glaciers / / IAEA Report & Iran.

16 November 2007: Protest Action & Greenpeace / Workplace Safety / Taxation / Business Roundtable / Auckland Airport & CPPIB /Tourism & Japan / Tax Reforms / Internet Dating / Cyclone Sidr / Iran & Weapons / Myanmar / Media's Right To Publish In Public Interest.

15 November 2007: Sludge Report: Rule Of Law Demands An Inquiry Into Operation 8 / Question & Answer / Fireworks Ban / Kaikohe Murder / Fitzsimons & Cullen / Public Service / Treasury / Pilots Vs Air NZ Vs. Holidays Act / Freeview / Rangitoto / Terrorism / Yahoo.

14 November 2007: Madeleine Setchell Inquiry / Questions For Oral Answer / DomPost / Hikoi / Evil Toys / Swanndri Sold / NZ Pork Industry / Residential Buildings Statistics/ Technology Awards / H5N1 In UK / Landmines / Amazon Rainforest / Japan Afghan Mission.

13 November 2007: PM On Raid Fallout, Electoral Finance / Questions For Oral Answer / 2007 Timor Massacre 1975: Should Indonesians Be Charged With War Crimes / Phil Goff: On The Death Of His Nephew in Afghanistan / Sealegs Receives Malaysian Government Order.

12 November 2007: Harre & Unions / Cullen & Tax / WANGO's / Moth Spraying / Wainuiomata Death Homicide / "Terror" Evidence Leaked / Trotter & Minto / Chris Carter & Bennett / Emission Upgrades / Top Toys / Vodafone Home Phone / Burma / Pelosi / National Youth Essay.

09 November 2007: "Terror" No More / Seals /Trans Fatty Acids / Meth Haul / Export & Trade / Wood Processors / Waikato Times / Passenger Aircraft /.Black Hawk Crash In Italy / Aung San Suu Kyi / Democracy, Authoritarianism, Terrorism In Pakistan / Georgia Election / Patagonia.

08 November 2007: Harawira Words War / Questions & Oral Answer / Low Unemployment, Tight Labour Market / Christians, Jews & TV3 / Population 4.24 million / Emirates / Media Agency Merger / Norfolk Air / Human Rights Vietnam / East Timor / Dancers / Supreme Sausage.

07 November 2007: Nicky Hager: Who Is A Terrorist? / Questions & Oral Answer / Fire Service & Maori Language / Remand Prisoners / Young Minds / Quieter Guy Fawkes / Remembering Rod Donald / Financial System Resilient / Farmer Confidence / CPPIB / AIAL / Afghanistan.

06 November 2007: Emissions Trading / Questions For Oral Answer / Real Estate Overhaul / Labour Party Conference / Kiwi Car Buyers / BNZ Monthly Confidence Survey / Business Roundtable / Economists / Business Awards/ Myanmar / Burma / Pakistan Emergency / DPRK & Nukes.

05 November 2007: Labour Party Conference / Tax Cuts / Brainstorm Over Condoleezza / Road Safety / EPMU / Govt Flunkees / Nuclear Weapons Resolution / New Car Sales / Westpac / Air New Zealand / Hukafalls Jet / Peter Dengate Thrush / King Tut / Burma / US & France.

02 November 2007: Police "Terror" Raids Bail Hearing Underway / Taser Rollout / Injured NZDF / Agenda TV / Glories Of Australia / Cabinet / Sports Magazine / Business Council / Telecom Q1 Earnings / Didymo / Westpac Profit / Kerifresh / North Korea / Rights In Iran.

01 November 2007: "Terror" Raids Protesters Gather / Tau Henare Disappointed / Clark's Cabinet Re-Shuffle / National Unveils Ideas / Cuban Embassy / CER Group / TVNZ Ondemand / Pure Luxury NZ 2008 / Early Summer / No Deal On Auckland Airport / GAP / Bush On Free Trade.

31 October 2007: New Ministers / Norwegian Health Minister Apologises for Vaccine / Pets & Guy Fawkes / Minto Vs Trotter / Trans Tasman Political Ties / EPMU Backs Don Pryde / New Helicopters / InternetNZ / Fujitsu / Higher Pay / Carbon Markets / US, NZ Science.

30 October 2007: PM On Mallard, Terror / Climate Change / Children's Issues / Housing / Older Workers / Lincoln Dairy Farm Research / Aid Convoys / Sons In Asia / Telecommunications / Rural Tourist Destinations / Russian Artiness / Urinetown / Tina Cross.

29 October 2007: Testing of Children / Building Awards / Geneva Finance / Domestic Travel / Superyacht Awards / The Rock / Individual Rights / Better Toilets / Zapatista Spirit / The Balcony.

26 October 2007: Not Now For Tokelau / Christmas Economy / Navy Vessel Launch / Contact / Broadband / Eco-Tourism / Pisa Range Estate Wine / Pier-Luigi Loro Piana Gets Mana Award / Hospitality / Peace, Democracy, Africa / Burmese Prisoners / Telly Comedy / Charity.

25 October 2007: MPs Attack / Prisoners Ombudsman / Sexual Abuse Vs. 70s Permissive Society / Serious Fraud Outrage? / OCR Unchanged / Tax Cuts / A380 Enters Commercial Service / James Hector's Legacy / Asia of 2012 / Burma Probe / Flu Pandemic / Multilateralism.

24 October 2007: Paul Buchanan On Guantanomisation of NZ / Climate Policy & Eco Flak / Vote For Tokelau Independence / Ruatoki Fallout / Dairy Farm Sells For $29.3 Million / Oyster Bay Wine / Wellington Population Challenges / Iran / Dancing Bears / Monkey Magic.

23 October 2007: Housing: Poor Living In Sheds / Questions For Oral Answer / Doubt Over Fiji 2009 Elections / Don Brash On MMP / Corrections / Tax Wars / Operation 8 / Terrorism / South Island Population One Million / Affordable Housing / Voting In Tokelau.

19 October 2007: "Operation 8" Update: Bail Hearings / Maharey To Quit In 2008 / Safe Driving / NZ Human Rights Priorities / Prisons / Meat Industry / Non-Wage Labour Costs / Expedia / Dalai Lama / Maternal Deaths / Crisis in Burma / Antarctic Ozone / Kreutzer.

18 October 2007: Questions For Oral Answer / Electoral Finance Bill Gets A Slap / Civil Servants / Passenger Processing / Liquor Laws / Labour Productivity Growth / Economic Crime / Formaldehyde Tests / Solomon Islands Dolphin Export / Pandemic Flu / Women.

17 October 2007: Terrorist Camps East Cape / Bail Revoked / Clark & Bainimarama / Goff & Disarmament / Sexual Violation Complaint & Police / Organic Wine / Workplace Of Future / Albatross / Singapore Airlines A380 / Security Council Seats / Blackwater & War / Lloyd Jones.

16 October 2007: Wellington Peacenik Remanded / Questions For Oral Answer / Clark Bainimarama Scrap / World Poverty Day/ Northern Iwi Dolphin Stance / Repairs Test Air Force / Talking ATM / Sealegs / Sustainable Business / Sogavare Explains / Blog Action Day.

15 October 2007: Breaking News: Police Aggressively Raid Activists Houses Around Country / Boris Karpichkov Replies To TVNZ Sunday / Local Body Elections / English Trickiness / Passchendaele / Bomber's Channel / Tourism Industry Heads To Dunedin / Food Prices Up.

12 October 2007: Soccer / Immigration: Easier Access For Relatives / Police Graduates / Public Servants Could Do Better / TVNZ And Bebo / Meat Industry Procurement War / Biodiesel / OHbaby! / Pacific Whales / Burma / Clean Development & Climate / Hydrogen Cars.

11 October 2007: Energy Strategy For The 21st Century / Questions For Oral Answer / Death Penalty / Vodafone Gets Behind Small Birds / Burma Opium Production / Rainforests / Mental Health / Death Of Burmese Dissident / Trooper Pearce/ TV Males.

10 October 2007: Sekai Holland, Zimbabwe Thuggery / Steve Williams Boosts Starship / Sick Plants / Broken Glass / Cookies / Stolen Fish / Emergency Communications / Eating Habits / Darfur Peace Talks / Olympic Scholarship / The Rabble / Wildest Restaurant In NZ.

09 October 2007: Hayley, Jock And The PM In Happier Times / Weapons Makers Protested / Viruses From Tropics Moving To Temperate Zones / Global Cybersecurity Roadmap / Maldives Radical Religious Group Surrender / Australian Soldier Killed / Saffron Revolution.

08 October 2007: Kiwi At UN Giving Seminar In Wellington / Riot of Red for Burma / Casino Crime / Army, Navy/ Taito Field / Wheat-Bucks / Asia-Pacific / Women's Affairs / Guide For Palliative Cancer Care / Uri Avnery / Ramzy Baroud.

05 October 2007: Burma Crisis: Kiwis Go In To Bat For Burmese Monks Politics: Goff Considers Key Bogged Down In Iraq Statement Quagmire Media: Police Disgusted By 'Fringe Publications' Action More >>

04 October 2007: Burma: Aung San Suu Kyi's Peace Warriors / Auckland City Mission Volunteers / Civil Defence North Shore City / Housing: Scrutineers Under Scrutiny / Legislation For Drugged Driving / Tsunamis / Defence Satellite / Holocaust / Women's Empowerment.

03 October 2007: Iraq / Defending NZ Immigration Bill / Recorded Crime Remains Steady / Magazines / Foreign Businesses In Burma / Gandhi's Message Of Non-Violence / UN Envoy Meets With Burma Top General / United States-Pacific Island Nations Meeting / Noam Chomsky.

02 October 2007: Clark Addresses Oxford Union / People Of Burma / Education Front / Vietnam Veterans / Unions, Transport / Parking Convention / Religious Freedom / Transatlantic Agenda / Mine Action / South Asia Floods / Big Day Out / International Photography Award .

01 October 2007: Labour Attacks National On Education / Crime Remains Steady / Fiji UN Statement Misleading / Nicky Hager: Election Funding / Minimum Wage Amendment Bill / Gambari Meets With Aung San Suu Kyi / Green Fish / NSA Wiretaps / Skycity In The Pink. More >>

28 September 2007: Security News / Tasers & Guns / Election Bill / Rugby Success / NZ Abstains On Nuclear Free Mid East / Conservation: Rare Bats / Asia-Pacific / Oil & Gas / Timorese / David M. Luna / Kleptocracy / Skycity / Firefighters.

27 September 2007: Crime / Tasers / GP Fees / Burma / Electoral Bill / Daylight Saving / Smoke Alarms / Race Relations / Dairy / Web 2.0 / Video Sharing / Holmes / Ruapehu Eruption / Intolerance / Democracy / Burma Envoy / Deaths, Disabilities / American Angels.

26 September 2007: Burma / Dominion Day / Policing Act Wiki / Social Work / Qian Xun Xue / Telecom: Separation / Commercial Fishing Quotas / Eruption Mt Ruapehu / Fears Of Burma Bloodshed / Curfew / Sri Lanka / Climate Change / Pacific / Iran-US / Sir Howard Morrison.

25 September 2007: New Electorate Boundaries / PM On SOE / Migration / Loud Message On Hearing Loss / Chilled Out Bosses / Meeting Of Global Leaders On Climate Change / Gordon Brown Maiden Speech / Microcredit / Burma / Peace and Hillary Clinton / Halo 3 Launches.

24 September 2007: Beyond The Rabble-Free Fence / National And SOE Mixed Model / Waitakere Give Peace A Chance / Boy Racing And Random Stabbings / Gold In New Venture / Trade Balance / Touching On Burma / Polar Bear Conservation / China PTA Rugby Team.

21 September 2007: Single Parent Families Not A Risk Factor For Child / Kiwi Dolphins In Strife / Businesses Must Support Emissions Reduction / The Americas - Dynamic Change / Afghan Children Fly Kites For Peace / Student Tasered (USA) / Bush Admin War Plans For Iran.

20 September 2007: Climate Change Policy: NZ Unveils Carbon Credit Trading Scheme / Suffrage Day / OECD Numbers / Operation Patch / God Ponders Voting / Refugee Status / Trade More Balanced / Winemakers / Darfur Crisis / Wired Africa / Civil Aviation Threats / Fashion Week.

19 September 2007: Votes For Women Still An Issue / Hoki Certification / Leaded Toys / Bishop Tamaki / ShotAt Forest And Bird / TV3 Legal Action / AIAL / North Korean Human Rights / Foreign Fishers / Burmese Monks / USB 3.0 / Weird World of Sport Contest.

18 September 2007: Hoki Certification Slammed / Questions For Oral Answer / Emissions Trading / Women's Sufferage Anniversary / Wanted: Richard Alan Duthie / NZ Cyber Video / TVNZ Weather Presenters / India Wants Latin American Oil / Global Meat Production And Disease.

17 September 2007: Climate Change And Bureaucratic Bungling / 1080 Spread On Playing Field / Horomia Attacks Maori Party / Dealing With IRD Taxing / Kiwi Bringing Home Bacon / Burmese Generals Gag Opposition / International Religious Freedom Report 2007 / Fashion.

14 September 2007: Zaoui, The Final Chapter? / NZ Votes Against Indigenous Rights / Archbishop Whakahuihui Vercoe / Campylobacter / Australian Defence Force and Peacekeeping / Jean-Pascal Couraud / Catherine Fitts: Dillon Read / Nazi Budgie Painting / NZ Pinot Noir.

13 September 2007: TV3, Sky In Rugby Ruckus / Questions For Oral Answer / Nursing Pay Rise / BZP / Thiodan / Harry Potter / Rural High-Speed Internet / Darfur Attack / Avian Influenza / Trafficking Nuclear Materials / Clean Up The World / Catherine Fitts / RNZB Ballet.

12 September 2007: Satire: Foreign Affairs And Sport / Questions & Answers / Legal Drug Tipping Point / Spirit of NZ Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize / New Agency To Fight Organised Crime. / Reserve Bank To Register Deposit Takers / Google Opens World Of Rugby / Ebola.

11 September 2007: Rugby Mateship / Animal Cruelty / New Deed of Settlement for Lake Taupo / Vodafone Charity Scheme / Cranberry Research / Buy A Winery / TVNZ Ad Revenue / Burma: Heavy Prison Sentences / Indigenous Peoples Declaration / Kiwi Films Wow Hollywood.

10 September 2007: Footy May Be Costly For O'Connor / Toddlers On Prozac / Suicide A Global Problem / Unimog Accident Report / Clark Addresses NZ-US Forum / Roger Kerr And The Slow Camel Racing Story / APEC Fireworks Spectacular / Russia Uranium Sales / NZ T-Shirts.

07 September 2007: Be Honest About APEC Impact / Questions for Oral Answer / Greens of All Hues / National Disappointed By National / Marsden Fund Assist Polar Bears / Building Work Up / Basra Withdrawal Coordinated / APEC 2007 / Japan, China, Taiwan Votes for Sale.

06 September 2007: APEC 2007 / Minimum Wage (New Entrants) Amendment Bill Debate / Auckland Airport Dubai Deal Off / TradeMe Carbon Market / 'Target' Conned the Public / Journalists Condemn Rugby World Cup Plan / Maintaining Genetic Diversity Of Livestock.

05 September 2007: Scoop APEC News / Questions For Oral Answer / Youth Offending System / Trade Me Behind Web Emission Auctions / Spam Act In Force / East Timor Making Progress / Burmese Regime / More Investments Needed For Mental Health Disorders.

04 September 2007: David Cunliffe And The PM Discuss Ali Panah / Questions For Oral Answer / Violence Not OK / Syd Jackson Dies / Philanthropy For Tauranga / Bush Heads to APEC 2007 / APEC Leaders Week / Narco Dollars in the 1980s / Kiwi 60 Sec Film.

03 September 2007: Archbishop Writes To Vicar's Son On Behalf Of Refugee / Soccer Ref's Ruffed Up / 'Modern Centre Party' Takes Stock / APEC: Aussies Offer AUD $70 Million for International Climate Change Initiatives / Mystery Deadly Illness In Central DR Congo.

31 August 2007: Campaign Laws Set To Change / Ali Panah Returned to Hospital / Supreme Court Lowers Compo For Prisoner Abuse / Len Brown's Letter: Voting Day / As If Finance Companies Don't Have Enough Trouble / Working iPhone In NZ / Demonstration Against NZ.

30 August 2007: One Way Political Stoush Becomes Two Way / Grey Power Worried By Members' Unrealistic Gold Card Hopes / Cullen Responds To Advertising Decision On KiwiSaver / Dolphin Protection Plan Must Go Further / Another Finance Company Goes Up In Smoke.

29 August 2007: Readers Capture The Dark Side of the Moon / Cullen Responds To Advertising Decision On KiwiSaver / Hooliganistic Students / New Presenter for Nightline / Vodafone apologises to Telecom customers / Howard Details His Priorities For APEC 2007.

28 August 2007: Government To Study Rates Report / NZ First Welcomes Under Six Subsidy / Protection Orders: Report Finds Failings / Turner back Sallies' Report / All New Land Access 'By Negotiation' / Workers Deserve Credit For Air NZ Turnaround.

27 August 2007: NZ Has Slashed Its Contributions To UN Peace Operations / 'Laws of War' Conference to Be Held In Wellington / Tissues from illegally logged rainforests? / MAF Examines Imported Equines / Cunliffe Comments On Telecom's Communication Breakdown.

24 August 2007: UN Appoints A Kiwi To New Mission In Iraq / Birds & Bees Sorted For Young Kiwis / Taser Trial Over - Police Say Lives Saved / Trade Down, Dollar High / Disparities Of 1990s Closing / Fonterra Payout Upgraded / New Unrest Flares In East Timor.

23 August 2007: Disparities Of 1990s Closing / Questions For Oral Answer / Kiwis make Big Bang In Afghanistan / If You Can't Beat Em' in the Polls Try The Companies Act / Loan Sharks Don’t Fear Judith Tizard / First NZ Got The Sex Pistols Now Cheap Air Travel. <

22 August 2007: Satire: New Party Logos / Questions For Oral Answer / Key Not In Favour Of Election Finance Bill / Remains Of WWII Servicemen Secured In Solomons / 'Working For Families' Fusillade Launched At Key / Asia-Pacific Urged To Scale Up AIDS Response.

21 August 2007: Oz Heavy Post-Cabinet Question Session / Questions For Oral Answer / WINZ Rotorua Staff Seek Inspiration / Rational Debate Sought On Prisons / Street Theatre Salvo Launched At ANZ / Mega -Cities Just Around The Corner / TSO review document.

20 August 2007: UN Proffers Its Two Cents On NZ / Greens Take Chainsaw To ANZ On Behalf Of Orangatung / Loan Shark Report On The Rampage / English Seeks To Decipher Cullen's Statements / More Aussies Skipping Across The Tasman / 2003 Baghdad Attack on UN Remembence.

17 August 2007: Anglican Archbishops Ask For Mercy For Ali Panah / SSC On Charter For ADF Troops / Hate Sedition? You'll Love Habeas Corpus! / Dollar Drop Benefits Exporters / Spam Act In Force In Three Week / Ahmadinejad To Be Criticised Over Unionists' Detention.

16 August 2007: Dunne Says Air NZ Has Charter Obligations / Questions For Oral Answer / Iranian Christian Too Weak To Sit Handcuffed / Child Sexual Abuse Pictures Lead to Jail/Home Detention / Mattel Expands Voluntary Toy Recall / Happy Birthday Interislander.

13 August 2007: Harawira Responds To Critics / "Journalism Matters" Conference / Anonymous Donation Ban / New Immigration Bill / Protection For Savers / Saatchi's Win NZFC Contract / Indian Court Ruling on Medicine Patents / Barack Obama the War Monger.

10 August 2007: Offer Refused As Hunger-Strike Enters 28th Day / Questions and Answers / Call for Immediate Reinstatement of Paul Buchanan / Know Where Your Produce Comes at Foodstuffs / Cal Ripken Jr Appointed Sports Envoy To State Department.

09 August 2007: The New Immigration Bill / Questions For Oral Answer / China's Doplhin Extinct - NZ's Next? / Unbundling / Nasa Shuttle Launches / The Impact Of NAFTA On Manufacturing / Chinese Press Freedoms Concern Human Rights Groups.

08 August 2007: Govt Claims Immigration Law Change Takes NZ Forward / Questions For Oral Answer / TVNZ Sacking Over Rankin Comments / Ali Reza Panah in Hospital / Labour Party attacks John Key / In Memoriam: Sir Angus Tait - A Great New Zealander.

07 August 2007: Inability To 'Regurgitate' Setchell Convo Defended / Questions For Oral Answer - Tuesday, 7 August 2007 / Paul Buchanan To Challenge Auckland Uni Dismissal / Sex Abuse Book Case Re-Emerges / Report on Search and Surveillance Powers / Child Abuse.

August 6 2007: Paul Buchanan To Challenge Auckland Uni Dismissal / John Key Speech: Fighting for Tomorrow / Groser Rejects Ex-Wife's Claims He Smoked Cannabis On The Job / Parliament Called On To Stop Airport Sale / MFE Sacking Creates Forest of Paperwork For SSC.

03 August 2007: Zaoui - the Algerian Connection / Brownlee Attacks Prebble's Wonky Memory / Census: Who responded as 'New Zealander'? / Maharey Launches 'Word Bomb' At Key / Internet: CallPlus offers free WiFi to Auckland / Stress Can Be Bad For You.

02 August 2007: Satire: Make Your Own Child Abuse Press Release / National Target MFE Communications Strategy / Parties Engage In Therapeutic Bickering / Setchell Investigation: Terms of Reference / Te Arawa Settlement: Treaty Tricky.

01 August 2007: Winston Goes On Peace Mission To North Korea / Graeme Hunt Authors Book on New Zealand Spies / Defence: Graduating Pilot Turns Down Academia For Wings / Child Abuse: The Health Sector Response to Violence / Corrections: New Approach On Rehabilitation.

31 July 2007: Central Govt To Take A Good Look At Auckland Issues / Goff To Attend Pacific Trade Discussions / Otago Flooding / Child Abuse: Dunne Denies Blaming Maori / Draft Determinations for Unbundled Local Loop / Business NZ Finds Flexibility In Working Hours Ludicrous.

30 July 2007: Big Crowds Turn Out To Hear George Galloway / Key Concerned By Potentially Costly OIA Blunder / Benson-Pope's Demise And The Wider Repercussions For Logan / NZ Dairying More Efficient Than UK / Briefing on Status of US-India Civil Nuclear Deal

27 July 2007: PM Announces David Benson-Pope's Resignation / Sensible Sentencing's Model Prison in Torture Doco / Dunne Invokes McCarthy In Relation To A-G / Maori TV Covers Debate That Didn't Happen / Hearing On Publication Of Mock Report / Aggravated Bank Robberies .

26 July 2007: Sludge Report #178: Let The Squealing Begin / Questions For Oral Answer / Greens Back Youth Rates Bill Despite Tinkering / BDM Bill Hampers Efforts To Reunite Families / Nappy War Gets Dirty / Hearing On Publication Of Mock Report / Shooting Incident.

25 July 2007: Legislation: Greens Back Youth Rates Bill Despite Tinkering / Questions For Oral Answer / Hearing On Publication Of Mock Report / PM Faces Grilling Over Setchell Sacking / SIS Meets With Chinese Defector / Agriculture: Fonterra Lifts Final Payout

24 July 2007: PM Faces Grilling Over Setchell Sacking / Questions For Oral Answer / SIS Meets With Chinese Defector / Election Finance Changes Announced / Lockout Declared Unlawful; Spotless, Union Find Common Ground / Zaoui's Convictions And The Aftermath In Europe

23 July 2007: Key Offers Some Tips For Media Over Sacking / Questions Of The Day / Gordon Campbell: Zaoui - How It Ends / Lobbying: Former MP's Ability To Network Questioned / Nats To Talk With Maori Party Over Foreshore Bill / Buy Kiwi Made: NZ - we've got it made.

20 July 2007: Public Service: The Bureaucrats Are Restless / QUESTIONS OF THE DAY / Politics: Blown Millions Not An 'Investment' / Minister back-peddles over porn-site teacher / McCully.co.nz: Humble MP Denies Burgling Boss / Street Theatre And Maryan Street At Falun Gong Protest

19 July 2007: Newsflash: Explosion In Manhattan / Dissident Slams NZ Govt's Relationship With China / Questions Of The Day / Minister back-peddles over porn-site teacher / Rethinking New Zealand's Relationship With ASEAN / Peters Gives Lecture On Diplomacy

18 July 2007: Parliament's In-House TV Service In Safe Hands / Questions Of The Day / Maori Party Slams National / Govt Puts Therapeutic Products Bill "On Hold" / The Ahmed Zaoui Case - Security, Paranoia, and Immigration / Health: DHB Funds for Union Coffers <

17 July 2007: QUESTIONS OF THE DAY: Questions For Oral Answer - Tuesday, 17 July 2007 Flooding: Schools Evacuated In Hastings The Ahmed Zaoui Case - Injustice On The Cheap Regulation: NZFSA Takes Nutricia To Task Over Infant Formula Govt News: Rating review underlines ...

13 July 2007: Satire: Youth Parliament Broken Up by Police / Gordon Campbell: Zaoui's beliefs / Parliament Creche Skirts System, Reserve Bank Creche Opts Out / Cautious Optimism on Kyoto Two / Health: "Scandal" - Ryall / Affordable GPS Tracking Solution Launched

12 July 2007: Pay Rises For AgResearch Scientists / NZ Gifts Giant Rugby Ball To City Of Love / Scoop interviews Youth MP Zoe Donald / Emergencies: Fire Crew To Inspect Nuts Rigorously / Zaoui In The 1990s, And Since / Record Emergency Calls During Weather Bomb

11 July 2007: NZ Gifts Giant Rugby Ball To City Of Love / Zaoui in the 1990s, and since / Harawira's Howard Comments Analysed By Maori Party Co-Leader / Youth Parliament: Climate Controversy Among Junior MPs / NZ's Latest And Largest Military Hardware

10 July 2007: NZ's Latest And Largest Military Hardware / Harawira's Howard Comments Analysed By Maori Party Co-Leader / Gordon Campbell: The Case Against Zaoui / Corp Apiata VC's Comrade Speaks Of Straight Up Guy / AGENDA Transcript: Political Satire + Rodney ...

09 July 2007: Lead: Zaoui Review Gets Underway / Scoop News: Corp Apiata VC's Comrade Speaks Of Straight Up Guy / AGENDA Transcript: Political Satire + Rodney Hide IV / Youth Parliament: What If Young People Ran The Country? / Unions: New CTU Leadership.

06 July 2007: Inspector General's Zaoui Review Hearings To Begin / Broadcasters Join Forces To Defend TV Reporting / Mccully.co.nz: A Humble Man Chronicles Mr Key's Washington Sojourn / Elections: Aardvarks Sweep DHB Votes / SOEs: TVNZ Charter review process ...

05 July 2007: Trade News: Goff Urges APEC To Pressure DOHA Round Conclusion / SOEs: TVNZ Charter review process begins / Environment: Climate change initiative on conservation land / Tax: Key Promises Credible Tax Cuts

04 July 2007: Key Promises Credible Tax Cuts / Retirement: Dunne Sees Pluses In EMA's Negatives Over KiwiSaver / Scoop News: FULL COVERAGE: Corporal Willy Apiata VC / Trade: NZ Recieves Positive Bogor Report

03 July 2007: English Toff Denigrates Kiwi Lasses As 'Ham Faced' / Fiji: NZ Govt Retaliates After High Commissioner's Expulsion / NZ Least Galvanised Into Action By 'Inconvenient Truth' - Survey / Scoop News: US Rights Activist Calls For Abolition of Prisons

02 July 2007: More Dough Needed For Early Childhood Education / Scoop Exclusive: The Perils Of NZ's Military Assistance / Race Relations: Harawira Hosts 'American Wonderwoman' / Scoop Report: Anderton Calls An End To Party Pill Party /p>

29 June 2007: Questions Of The Day / The Perils Of New Zealand's International Military Assistance / Turia on Moral Panic and Gangs / Anderton Calls An End To Party Pill Party / Satire: Open Letter To Closed Parliament

28 June 2007: Questions Of The Day / Does The Housing Minister Read What He Signs? / Turia On Moral Panic And Gangs / Open Letter To Closed Parliament / High Court Jurisdiction Bypassed Under Anti-terror Bill / Roger Awards 2007: May The Worst Man Win!

27 June 2007: QUESTIONS OF THE DAY / Scoop Satire: Open Letter To Closed Parliament / Privacy: Activist Groups Lay Complaint About Spies / Crime: Dunne Tackles 'Grand Theft Auto' Style Rampage / Roger Awards 2007: May the Worst Man Win.

26 June 2007: QUESTIONS OF THE DAY, Scoop News: PM Indulges In Wide Ranging Discussion, Parliament: Select Committe Gives Media, The Finger On House Visuals, Maori: Waitangi Tribunal Central North Island Report, Immigration: Turia And NZ First None Too Chuffed With ...

June 25 2007: - QUESTIONS OF THE DAY: - Scoop Satire: What Has David Bain Done to Anger Helen Clark? - Reserve Bank: Peters Bringing Reserve Bank Act Rewrite to Parliament - Scoop News: McCarten Rules Out Run For Mayoralty, Backs Hubbard

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Mariana Cavalcanti Critics of the Olympic project can point a discernible pattern in the delivery of Olympics-related urban interventions: the belated but rushed inaugurations of faulty and/or unfinished infrastructures... More>>

Live Blog On Now: Open Source//Open Society Conference

The second annual Open Source Open Society Conference is a 2 day event taking place on 22-23 August 2016 at Michael Fowler Centre in Wellington… Scoop is hosting a live blog summarising the key points of this exciting conference. More>>

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Gordon Campbell: On The Politicising Of The War On Drugs In Sport

It hasn’t been much fun at all to see how “war on drugs in sport” has become a proxy version of the Cold War, fixated on Russia. This weekend’s banning of the Russian long jumper Darya Klishina took that fixation to fresh extremes. More>>

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Binoy Kampmark: Kevin Rudd’s Failed UN Secretary General Bid

Few sights are sadder in international diplomacy than seeing an aging figure desperate for honours. In a desperate effort to net them, he scurries around, cultivating, prodding, wishing to be noted. Finally, such an honour is netted, in all likelihood just to shut that overly keen individual up. More>>

Open Source / Open Society: The Scoop Foundation - An Open Model For NZ Media

Access to accurate, relevant and timely information is a crucial aspect of an open and transparent society. However, in our digital society information is in a state of flux with every aspect of its creation, delivery and consumption undergoing profound redefinition... More>>

Keeping Out The Vote: Gordon Campbell On The US Elections

I’ll focus here on just two ways that dis-enfranchisement is currently occurring in the US: (a) by the rigging of the boundary lines for voter districts and (b) by demanding elaborate photo IDs before people are allowed to cast their vote. More>>

Ramzy Baroud: Being Black Palestinian - Solidarity As A Welcome Pathology

It should come as no surprise that the loudest international solidarity that accompanied the continued spate of the killing of Black Americans comes from Palestine; that books have already been written and published by Palestinians about the plight of their Black brethren. In fact, that solidarity is mutual. More>>

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