Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | Scoop News | Wellington Scoop | Community Scoop | Search

 

EPOST News monitor, Monday 18 September, 2000

The Evening Post, Monday, 18 September, 2000
Article: Mathew Loh


Nats plot to oust Shipley, says Prebble - Sailors on right tack - Solid start by NZ on water - Labour charm tactics flop - poll - Swiss Miss a Maori - Inside headlines - Sports lead - Editorial


Nats plot to oust Shipley, says Prebble: National MPs are plotting to replace their leader, Jenny Shipley, possibly as early as this week, says ACT leader Richard Prebble.


Sailors on rght tack: The front page pics show the start of womens boardsailing on Sydney Harbour and NZ softball legend Gina Weber in full flight.


Solid start by NZ on water: New Zealand went into the second day of the Sydney Olympic yachting regatta today with three of it's crews among the leaders, but the message was that it's early days yet.


Labour charm tactics flop - poll: The government's charm offensive with business is a flop, according to the latest poll.


Swiss Miss a Maori: A 19-year-old Swiss-NZ woman, proud of her Maori roots, was crowned Miss Switzerland at the weekend.


Inside headlines.
- Leaders scrap over special rights;
- Member calls for RSA club to come clean;
- Poll shows Labour and National neck and neck;
- Mussel farms safe, so far;
- Motorists flee massive slip on SH6;
- Waterfront framework discussed;
- Special envoy to mediate in Fiji, says Goff;
- Clarl slams Games TV coverage;
- Porirua treat for Rings fans;
- Govt may return Mt Vic land to council;
- Police step up search for missing Otaki man;
- Time extended for Maori scholarships;
- Officer hurt in drunken street fight;
- One week till fines crackdown.


Sports lead.
Kiwis plot dais finish: Cyclist Sarah Ulmer had little time to reflect to reflect on her courageous ride into medal contention at the Dunc Gray velodrome last night, with attention quickly turning to how to clinch an unlikely bronze medal in the women's individual 3000 metres pursuit.


Editorial: Martinho de Araujo - good on you, mate;
Catching up on traffic.

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Top Scoops Headlines

 

27-29 Sept: Social Enterprise World Forum Live Blog

1600+ delegates from more than 45 countries have came together to share wisdom, build networks and discuss how to create a more sustainable future using social enterprise as a vehicle. Attending the Forum were social enterprise practitioners, social entrepreneurs, policy makers, community leaders, investors, activists, academics and more from across the globe... More>>

HiveMind Report: A Universal Basic Income For Aotearoa NZ

Results from this HiveMind suggests that an overwhelming majority of Kiwis believe that due to changing circumstances and inefficiencies in the current system, we need a better system to take care of welfare of struggling members in our society. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Hivemind: Medical Cannabis - Co-Creating A Policy For Aotearoa

Welcome to the fourth and final HiveMind for Scoop’s Opening the Election campaign for 2017. This HiveMind explores the question: what would a fair, humane and safe Medical Cannabis policy look like for Aotearoa, NZ in 2018? More>>

ALSO:

Lyndon Hood: Notes On National’s Election Campaign, In Poem Form

Nationyl’s bitumen-ing / As they du du / Seed groweth / River floweth / Then ‘dozer drives thru / Highway ensu. More>>