OPINION: Has Nonu stepped into World Cup contention?

If there were any doubts soon to be 37-year-old Ma’a Nonu was too old to play in this year’s Rugby World Cup in Japan,...

Cricket-Pack your bags, Gary

BlackCap’s coach Gary Stead has been much maligned by media and cricket fans alike for taking a pre-planned leave of absence in the middle...

OPINION: No shame in glorious loss

Cricket’s greatest World Cup won by one Kiwi and lost by 11. That was the amazing scene on the hallowed turf of Lords on Monday...

‘Let us rise from this tragedy’

Fifty people died in an act of terror at the Masjid Al Noor Mosque and the Linwood Masjid Mosque in Christchurch last Friday. The...

Unnecessary raid on our wallets

The Auckland Council has now voted to open their final stage of consultation on the proposed Regional Fuel Tax for Auckland. If this is...

Cash no longer king

By Jim Birchall On a recent (and too frequent) visit to the drive-thru of a certain restaurant that boasts a Southern Colonel as a spokesman,...

Luck of the draw

Whether we should control, reduce or open the gates to immigration is one of the most loaded questions in recent times. While the process to...

Keeping New Zealand moving

Infrastructure supports much of our daily lives and is a key driver of the economy, and public services. Investing in infrastructure creates jobs and offers...

Jami-Lee Ross: Together on Climate Change

Almost all of us in New Zealand want to see a country and a planet that we can pass on to our children and grand-children....

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...

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