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

 

The Christchurch Press

Tourists – Cricket - Gay Oakes - Clark defence spending - CCC Bail-out

- TOURISTS 7,000 tourists visited Canterbury over the last year, injecting $1 billion into the economy.

- CRICKET New Zealand beat Pakistan in the one-day International held in Christchurch yesterday.

- GAY OAKES Immigration is considering the Gay Oakes case after her family considers her deportation.

- CLARK, DEFENCE SPENDING Clark has indicated that there is likely to be increases in defence spending.

- BAIL-OUT The Christchurch City Council has endorsed a deal that may result in the council purchasing the Canterbury Agricultural Park for over $2 million as part of a bail-out of the Canterbury Show, which is understood to have financial difficulties.

Political Stories inside
- Treatment delay fear for cancer patients
- - Laws hints at new MP issue

World: Big job goes to Euro critic
Sport: Sublime Mac-attack
Editorial: Plague in Britain




© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Top Scoops Headlines

 

Resignation Of Metiria Turei: Were Journalists 'just Doing Their Job'?

In our research we examined the role of journalism in animating the Turei controversy and the different perceptions of professional journalists and online commentators sympathetic to Turei’s left politics. ... More>>

Gordon Campbell: On The Extradition Of Julian Assange

It isn’t necessary to like Julian Assange to think that his extradition to the US (on the charge of aiding and abetting Chelsea Manning) would be a major injustice... More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: Islamic State Meets The Searchers

The histories of the European children forcibly recruited into Native American tribal life during the 19th century do remind us of just how difficult the social re-integration of the children of ISIS is likely to be. More>>

Joseph Cederwall: CJR Analysis Of Post-Christchurch Media Coverage

After the Christchurch massacre, Columbia Journalism Review analysed news sources to see how outlets complied with guidelines from groups that seek to limit the amplification of terrorist acts through media. More>>

News Deserts: The Death March Of Local Journalism

Joseph Cederwall: The corporate media sector seems unable to do anything to halt the raging dumpster fire of consolidation, layoffs and centralisation of content production. All this means we are increasingly seeing ‘news deserts’ appearing in local communities. Illustration by Paul Sahre. More>>

ALSO: