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Yesterday's top 20 rating items on Scoop were...

1: Editorial: Democracy, Faith And A People Betrayed

Russia has had a terrible century. In fact Russia - and certainly the Russian peasantry - have arguably had a bum deal for as long as anyone can remember.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00018.htm


2: LOOP - New Century - New Vision - New System

The first LOOP of the 21st century is about to hit the streets. Relaunching our vision: rethought, restructured, ready to take our country’s creative culture to the world.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00016.htm


3: Row Over Missing F16 Money

A row has broken out over whether money had been allocated to pay for the purchase/lease of F16 aircraft from the US. Scoop's Chris Holm reports.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00023.htm


4: Craccum Article Callous & Irresponsible

“The problem is not that suicide is being discussed. The problem is the way that this tragic and difficult subject has been callously sensationalised by Craccum whose readership represents the age group most at risk.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0003/S00092.htm


5: PM Telling Porkies On F16 Money

The Prime Minister is telling absolute and extreme porkies when she says that the money never existed for the purchase of the F16 aircraft, former Defence Minister Max Bradford said today.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0003/S00089.htm


6: F16 Deal Pullout A Cheap Option

A Treasury report to be given to the Government today is expected to show the abandoning the cost of the F16 lease deal with the United States will cost New Zealand nothing.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00017.htm


7: Tough New Rules On Organic Products In US

Tough new rules are about to announced in the United States in an effort to create an official definition of 'organic.' John Howard reports.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00019.htm


8: Wave your beer goodbye at the sevens

Sevens rugby is currently riding the crest of a wave with this year's inaugural World Series.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/SP0003/S00003.htm


9: China, Taiwan and The US - Tensions Rise

With China and Taiwan caught in emotional domestic politics and the United States in between, the Taiwan Strait has entered a volatile period that will last months beyond Taiwan's March 18 presidential election. John Howard reports.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00021.htm


10: On The Left - Justice Gained, Not Denied

Crime and justice is probably one of the worst areas of public debate this country has. While there are plenty of areas where nobody actually knows what they're talking about, justice is probably the area where they say it loudest, and say the most stupid ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO0003/S00015.htm


11: Mild Greens deliver Class D Drug solution.

Christchurch Legalisers have recommended that the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 be amended to accommodate Class D restricted drugs. The move would be "in anticipation of a probable shift in the legal status of cannabis".

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO0003/S00026.htm


12: Scoop Images: From Timor To Twickenham

Images of NZ Army Colonel Andrew Martin, the new All Black manager, whose appointment was announced by the NZRFU today. Colonel Martin won the position over more than 100 other applicants. He was responsible in part for the SAS training camp the All ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00024.htm


13: Scoop Images: SMASH Exploits Shop Windows

SMASH visual artists exploiting shop windows on a grey day in Wellington...photos Tori Buttle.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/CU0003/S00016.htm


14: A Meeting Of Thirsty Nations

Ministers from around the world will meet in the Hague on March 21 and 22 to help defuse dangerous frictions between thirsty nations jousting for water supplies. John Howard reports.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL0003/S00022.htm


15: Cullen's Speech To Accountants

Auckland Public Practice Special Interest Group (Institute of Chartered Accountants) 5.30pm, 6 March 2000 Ellerslie Convention Centre Auckland

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0003/S00082.htm


16: Rebels Request Radical's Resignation

There are calls for a prominent Wellington student radical to resign, following public criticism of an editorial published in the Victoria University student newspaper, Salient.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO0003/S00016.htm


17: TVNZ Secrecy Supports Suggestion PM A Bully

Party Leader, Graham Capill has accused the Prime Minister, Helen Clark, or her Department, of bully-boy tactics after TVNZ decided to pull the new Christian programme from Higher Ground Ministry off the air within 24 hours of its first scheduled broadcast. ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO0003/S00017.htm


18: New Zealand Brand Good For Business

Being uniquely New Zealand is helping companies become globally successful, say researchers from Victoria University of Wellington.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/ED0003/S00009.htm


19: Suicide serious, Craccum editor should resign

Youth Suicide is a serious issue and should not be treated in any other way by an editor trying to be sensational, said Opposition Youth Affairs Spokesperson Simon Power in response to the article in Auckland Student Newspaper Craccum.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA0003/S00095.htm


20: Nazi? Who? Annette?

Annette King whinges that smokers call her a Nazi - "What a whoose!!" chortles Joy Faulkner of Smokers of the World Unite. "Now she may have some idea of how we lowlife smokers feel as she and her ilk oust us from society like filthy lepers. ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO0003/S00013.htm

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