Blomfield illustrates dodgey fibre installs

Darren Blomfield's cartoon takes a look at the Mellons Bay infrastructure. Locals were this week venting about sub-standard broadband installations by infrastructure provider Chorus 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...

A warm welcome home people

New Zealand has proudly been a significant attraction for tourists from all over the globe. Total international visitor spending reached $10.1 billion in the year...

How can pensioners get their shopping?

Re the latest SuperSeniors Newsletter March Covid-19 Special Edition. (Specifically: "If you can, get someone to drop your groceries off to you, or order your...

Ivan’s angle: Gatland’s Chiefs made of the right stuff

Coach Warren Gatland would have relished his Chiefs 25-15 Super Rugby win against Scott Robertson’s champion Crusaders in Hamilton on Saturday night. It proved his...

OPINION: Big mouth Gypsy King walks the walk

Big mouth gypsy king Tyson Fury showed he could walk the walk as well as talk the talk when he stopped previously unbeaten WBC...

OPINION: Balancing public transport and motorists

Last week I launched a petition calling on Auckland Transport (AT) to remove the T2/Bus lane on Pakuranga Road and restore its use to...

Why weren’t we testing at the airport sooner?

Covid-19 has flattened many countries of the World and practically wiped out many Economies. How did Covid-19 suddenly make an entry is anyone's speculation and we...

Springboks kings of world rugby jungle

With Siya Kolisi proudly holding aloft the Webb Ellis Cup, it was the Springboks who bellowed their victorious king of the rugby jungle roar...

July 1 initiatives deliver for Kiwis

On the July 1, a number of initiatives came into effect which will benefit the Botany community. These are initiatives that deliver for New Zealanders...

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