Scoop Today - Yesterday's Top 20
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Yesterday's top 20 rating items on Scoop were..
Two weeks out from his day of reckoning the man who would be the next President of the great Russian Republic, Vladimir Putin, is putting his best foot forward.
The Employment Relations Bill - introduced into Parliament this week - establishes a midpoint between the 1991 Employment Contracts Act and the previous labour relations' regime which lasted in various guises for 97 years.
Just as British Aristocrats sold off their Gainsboroughs to pay death duties, New Zealand has sold just about everything to repay the National debt.
Today's questions of the day concerned: Waipareira Trust Money - Taxpayers Medical Records - Consultants - Petrol Prices - Hawkes Bay Meat Production - Spraydrift - Employment Relations And Strikes - Cannabis In Parliament - Super Fund - Whistleblowing ...
Upton-on-line has been having some fun figuring out exactly what the new Government's attitude to consultants is. With Derek Quigley retained almost from day one to find a way of jettisoning the F-16s, the policy of doing away with consultancies always ...
Richard Wilkins is a role model for heterosexual, kiwi males in Australia who are no longer in their ‘20s.
Today's questions concern: Skill Shortages - Employment Relations - Electricity Competition - Advertising Student Loans - Biosecurity Risks - Christine Rankin - Death Of David Israel - Tourism NZ - Draft Food Standards - Health Boards And Maori ...
Chrome from Australia- birds with attitude in the Civic Square….photos Tori Buttle.
After failing to convince Government that it should consult with the West Coast about its indigenous timber policies, council's have received a legal opinion which confirms that a joint court action is justified. John Howard reports.
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.
National will be communicating directly with the more than a million New Zealanders on line to make sure they know the full impact of the new Employment Relations Bill.
Tens of thousands of protesters are expected in Washington over April 16 and 17 when the IMF and World Bank meeting of 182 finance ministers and central bank governors discuss globalisation and the world economy. John Howard reports.
The Government is considering changing the law to so that it can successfully sue United States tobacco companies
Wellington based unions are already bullying and strong-arming a major local Hawke’s Bay employer the same day the government introduces new legislation to give the unions more power, says National MP Anne Tolley.
15: Dashing Off
Police have admitted they could have done more to find missing law student Gavin Dash.
WINZ officials today at Parliament’s Social Services Select Committee confirmed they advised Government against proceeding so quickly with changes in the student loan scheme, because of implementation concerns that they had insufficient time to conduct ...
Eforce, New Zealand’s first online buying community, launches its website today – www.eforce.co.nz – with a call for people to become Eforce members.
The Roman Catholic church, New Zealand, the US, South Africa, Canada, and others, have all ‘fessed up to past wrongdoing. Australia’s PM Howard, however, has ruled out a previous Liberal party promise to deliver an apology to Aboriginal Australians ...
Spanish hair wizards decorate the public in Civic Square….photos Tori Buttle.
ACT Leader Hon Richard Prebble today said he was surprised to learn from the media that a temporary Press Secretary employed by Parliamentary Services to provide media services for ACT was the subject of a complaint to the Police.