Archive for December, 2016

Body found in Waikato River – UPDATE

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police are continuing their search along the river banks of the Waikato River with a focus on the camp site confirmed as belonging to Tama Hurinui Retimana whose body was discovered on 27 Devember 2016. Read more »

Muslim youth take aim at radicalisation

Press Release – Ahmadiyya Muslim Community NZ

Muslim youth belonging to the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community are taking a stand against radicalisation and extremism. In line with the teachings of true Islam, they will be gathering their members across Auckland on New Years Day to take to the parks … Read more »

Alternative to Cigarettes Still Outlawed

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

Another 10% Tobacco Tax Hike But Alternative to Cigarettes Still Outlawed 31 DECEMBER 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE As smokers stock up on cigarettes today to beat the Governments 10% hike in tobacco excise tax which comes into effect on New … Read more »

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Founder celebrated

Press Release – Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Trust NZs Founding Trustee, Diane Marguerite Vivian has been made a companion of the Queens Service Order in the New Years Honours list 2017. Read more »

Māori Party congratulates recipients of New Year’s Honours

Press Release – The Maori Party

Mori Party congratulates recipients of New Years Honours The Mori Party today congratulates all recipients, including tangata whenua, who have dedicated their lives to serving their communities. Every recipients individual achievements, … Read more »

Eastern District officers receive Royal Honours

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Two Hawkes Bay police officers who have developed and implemented a range of long running youth, victim and prevention initiatives are recipients of the Member of New Zealand Order of Merit (MNZM) in the New Years Royal Honours list announced … Read more »

Educators congratulated on NY Honours

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Hekia Parata Minister of Education Hon Paul Goldsmith Minister of Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment 31 December 2016 Media Statement Educators congratulated on NY Honours Education Minister Hekia Parata and Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment … Read more »

Inspiring women recognised in 2017 Honours

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Some of New Zealands most inspiring women have been recognised in the 2017 New Years Honours list released today. Read more »

New Year Honours List 2017

Press Release – New Zealand Government

New Year Honours List 2017 New Year Honours 2017 The New Zealand Order of Merit The Queen has been pleased, on the celebration of the New Year, to make the following appointments to The New Zealand Order of Merit: DNZM To be Dames Companion of the … Read more »

Gordon Campbell on the UN resolution on Palestine

Column – Gordon Campbell

Our foreign policy is trade, as Robert Muldoon observed back in 1980 give or take the accidents of history that may have created a few allegiances for us along the way. For any small trading nation, trading opportunities need to be at the forefront … Read more »

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