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

 

The Dominion

TRANSGENIC COWS: Protests are expected outside ERMA today as hearings are held on an AgResearch proposal to place human genes in cows. Most of the 28 submissions are expected to oppose the application.

CHILD STABBING: A 10 year old boy stabbed a store attendant with a craft knife after being confronted for stealing a drink. The attendant suffered a slashed hand.

ATM FEES: Rural communities would bear the brunt of increasing ATM fees according to banking experts.

FILM MAKERS: Wellington Councillor Alick Shaw is off to India to try and woo Indian film makers to do more work in New zZealand.

MOORE: After 24 years as a Labour MP Mike Moore farewelled parliament yesterday in a good natured speech.

LYPRINOL: The controversial mussel extract Lyprinol could be back on shelves within a month under a different name.

WINEBOX: Winston Peters and Sir William Birch traded blows in Parliament yesterday over tax loopholes and the Winebox inquiry.

LOGGING: Conservation groups have attacked the government’s decision to approve further native logging on the West Coast.

INCIS: The final two stages of the INCIS project will be cheap at around $7 million dollars according to the government.

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Top Scoops Headlines

 

There Is A Field: Reimagining Biodiversity In Aotearoa

We are in a moment of existential peril, with interconnected climate and biodiversity crises converging on a global scale to drive most life on Earth to the brink of extinction… These massive challenges can, however, be reframed as a once in a lifetime opportunity to fundamentally change how humanity relates to nature and to each other. Read on The Dig>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On The Barriers Facing Female Politicians

On the current evidence though, voters are less likely to regard a female politician as ‘likeable’ than a male one, and – even worse – this perception tends to become a barrier that only female candidates in the main, have to face. More>>

The Detail: Britain's Trump Is Now Its Prime Minister

Guardian journalist James Murray says Boris Johnson wears the hat that works, depending on what he’s trying to achieve. More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On Trump’s Open White Nationalism

By telling those four elected, American born and/or raised women of colour to “go home”, US President Donald Trump’s racist agenda has come out of the shadows. More>>

ALSO:

Mediaversaries: 20 Years Of The Scoop Information Ecosystem

Scoop celebrates its 20th anniversary this month. To celebrate, we are offering 20% off all ScoopPro subscriptions, including the newly launched ScoopPro Citizen service for Citizen readers. More>>

ALSO: