Pinetree remains Kiwi immortal

It was fitting the All Blacks whacked Australia 54-34 in their Sydney Bledisloe Cup rugby test on the eve of Sir Colin Meads' death. Being...

Japan puts the cat amongst the pigeons

Much as we admired Japan’s magnificent 19-12 Rugby World Cup win against Ireland on Sunday, it has put the cat among the pigeons with...

OPINION: Boult’s catch cup highlight

Trent Boult’s boundary catch to stop Carlos Brathwaite’s match-winning six in the final over at Old Tafford will remain one of the highlights of...

OPINION: Tackling the P problem

New Zealand has seen a scourge of methamphetamine in recent years. This has impacted the lives of drug users, their families and the wider community,...

Time to motivate young gardeners

The latest from Blomfield (Darren Blomfield) after entries officially opened recently for the Young Gardener of the Year Awards. And Kiwi kids nationwide, along with...

Amazing Black Ferns a champion team

Despite strong competition, Sarah Hirini’s unbeaten Black Ferns Sevens deservedly won 2018 Team of the Year honours at the recent Halberg Awards. They are a...

Ross: There are alternatives to new taxes

        Last week, Auckland Council voted 13-7 to keep pressing forward in their attempt to impose a new regional fuel tax on Auckland. National has consistently...

OPINION: ‘Major reforms needed in housing’

OPINION: Too many young New Zealanders are struggling to access affordable housing. We don’t build enough houses, and building them is too expensive. At the...

Fees-free policy a shambles

The new government's policy to provide the first year of tertiary education for free is a missed opportunity to make a real difference in...

Thursday September 1, 8 2016

Let’s fix Hobsonville Blenheim, which has a population of 30,600, has built an airport now capable of taking international flights and soon will be. The North...

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