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Top 5 Scoop Press Releases Week To 23rd August 2014

Top 5 Scoop Press Releases Week To 23rd August 2014 | Scoop Insights

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The following five press releases were the top performing press releases (by NZ page view numbers) according to Google Analytics on Scoop for the seven days to 23rd August 2014.

1. Collins’ Admission Reason for Key to Act
http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA1408/S00258/collins-admission-reason-for-key-to-act.htm

Judith Collins’ admission that she was involved in a baseless smear campaign against a public servant is more than enough reason for John Key to sack her as a Minister, especially as she is on her ‘last warning’, said Labour MP Grant Robertson. . .

2. IGIS inquiry into release of NZSIS information
http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO1408/S00333/igis-inquiry-into-release-of-nzsis-information.htm

The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security (IGIS), Cheryl Gwyn, announced today that she would be instituting an inquiry concerning allegations that the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) might have released official information ...

3. National Chooses to Campaign on High Tax, High Spend Policy
http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO1408/S00307/national-chooses-to-campaign-on-high-tax-high-spend-policy.htm

The Taxpayers’ Union is slamming Bill English’s indication that the National Party will not offer voters any indication of tax cuts before next month's general election. Speaking to journalists and analysts in the Pre-election Economic and Fiscal ...

4. Nicky Hager's first public comment on police investigation
http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO1408/S00313/nicky-hagers-first-public-comment-on-police-investigation.htm

A complaint has been laid with police by Cameron Slater over the hacking of his computer and 'theft' of emails to supply to Nicky Hager for his explosive book Dirty Politics. We give Nicky Hager the first chance to respond. . .

5. Underground coal fire on Denniston Plateau
http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/AK1408/S00343/underground-coal-fire-on-denniston-plateau.htm

Underground coal fire on Denniston Plateau Forest & Bird says one or more coal fires have broken out beneath the Denniston Plateau, and that the Department of Conservation (DOC) must stop Bathurst Resources’ preparatory mining work going on there until ...

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