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New Zealand

Transmission Gully greenlighted

July 29, 2014 iwishart 0

Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee says confirmation work will get underway this year on the 27 kilometre Transmission Gully motorway is great news for all Wellingtonians. “Today’s signing of a contract between the NZ Transport Agency […]

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New Zealand

New Winston Peters book highly entertaining

July 29, 2014 iwishart 1

The new unauthorised biography of NZ First leader Winston Peters “is one of the most highly entertaining political books you’ll read,” claims author Ian Wishart. Called “Winston: The Story Of A Political Phenomenon”, the 344 […]

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Feature articles

Goodnight Malaysian…

July 28, 2014 iwishart 0

“GOODNIGHT, MALAYSIAN…” LAST MOMENTS OF AN AIRLINE?   Losing one aircraft was bad enough, but now, as a new book about the missing Malaysian 370 flight is published, the besieged airline is dealing with the […]

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Climate Change

Climate of fear

July 28, 2014 iwishart 0

CLIMATE OF FEAR By Ian Wishart It’s been a winter of fools in the public debate about climate change in New Zealand. The public trough-snorters at NIWA and other bastions of climate ‘research’ who rely […]

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New Zealand

Reaching out

July 28, 2014 iwishart 0

Reaching Out By Chloe Milne I write this from John F Kennedy International airport hours before I board a flight that will start me on a European trip, taking me to seven different countries before […]

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Book Reviews

Book reviews – August 2014

July 28, 2014 iwishart 0

REVIEWED BY MICHAEL MORRISSEY In this issue: James Cook’s New World by Graeme Lay The Bassett Road Machine Gun Murders by Scott Bainbridge Purgatory by Rosetta Allen Florid Eyes by Nicky English   JAMES COOK’S […]

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Feature articles

Lies, damned lies, and smart meters

July 28, 2014 iwishart 1

Lies, Damned Lies, Statistics and “Smart Meters” By Katherine Smith Described by electromagnetic standards expert Dr. Don Maisch, PhD as “enabling devices”, the stealthy introduction of “smart meters” poses potential risks to health, privacy and […]

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New Zealand

Australia: MH17 an ‘unspeakable crime’

July 18, 2014 iwishart 0

PM Abbott speaks of “unspeakable crime” as 27 Australians feared dead CANBERRA, July 18 (Xinhua) — Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has described as a “terrible tragedy” the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 […]

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New Zealand

One law to rule us

July 12, 2014 iwishart 0

The Conservative Party is continuing it’s intensive newspaper campaign with full page advertisments today and tomorrow advocating that the best way forward for New Zealand is as one united people who are treated equally under […]