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State Assisted Mortgages – State Service Salaries – Missing Tramper – Upper SI Drought – Jane Clifton About The House

- STATE ASSISTED MORTGAGES: Housing Minister Mark Gosche has floated a return to state-assisted mortgages.

- STATE SERVICE SALARIES: Women in the state service earn about $13,000 less a year than their male colleagues, new figures suggest.

- MISSING TRAMPER: Police are to send search teams into Abel Tasman National Park to look for a man who has been surviving on dog biscuits for two days.

- UPPER SI DROUGHT: Ground moisture levels are the lowest ever recorded in the Marlborough Region.

- JANE CLIFTON ABOUT THE HOUSE: They laughed at Galileo. They laughed at Christopher Columbus. They laughed at Darwin. All of which may be of some comfort to ACT NZ MP Gerry Eckoff…

Inside Political Headlines:
- Curb bank chief’s power, says report;
- Child’s death not forgotten by Doolan;
- Backbench challenge to loyalty deal;
- Bank ‘targets PSIS clients’.

Editorial: Crash prone cabinet.

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