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Posts Tagged ‘ Russel Norman ’

Key more years, Peters party foiled, and Harawira blind-sided

Sep 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Lead Story, Most Popular, News

After one of the most divisive election campaigns in New Zealand history, NewsWire reporters TESS NICHOL and SUE TEODORO reflect on the big winners and losers of New Zealand’s 2014 General Election.



Students offer passionate election messages at Victoria University

Sep 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Students who challenged candidates on student issues give their thoughts on how the politicians performed.



Politicians want to make the world a better place – just in different ways

Sep 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

A passionate and at times unruly crowd grilled Rongotai candidates in Miramar.



Wellingtonians are not totally convinced about Greens transport spend

Sep 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

The Greens Party has announced a half-billion-dollar public transport spend for Wellington if it gets into power. Most locals think the ideas have merit, but decisionmakers expect more communication, and trolley buses are not popular. SARAH WILSON reports.



Green plan to revamp the city’s transport systems

Sep 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Radio News



Wellington protest march for Maui’s dolphin with message for minister

Jul 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Nick Smith target after oil exploration raised dismissed as threat to dolphins in marine reserve.



Long-time MPs change colours to rainbow

Aug 30th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Smith, Banks yes votes show it’s now time for homosexuals.



The Green Party’s changing image suits 11% of voters

Nov 27th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The Greens have grown their vote by five percentage points since the last election. TESSA JOHNSTONE ponders the keys to their success.



It is time to party for Greens’ candidates

Nov 26th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

James Shaw confident party will reach its target of 10%.



Rongotai demands action on child poverty

Nov 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Crowd raises issues at final candidates meeting.



Hutt candidates face off over train bike ban

Nov 23rd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

Greens, Nats disagree on Hutt transport needs.



Public know not who the Green Party’s got

Nov 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

And Mel Gibson is more recognisable than the PM.



Petition signed by 40,000 seeks food GST removal

Aug 16th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Accepted by Greens, Labour, Maori & Mana parties.



Save Radio NZ Facebook group at 15,000

Feb 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

SLIDESHOW: More than 200 respond to protest call.



Loyal listeners protest threat to RadioNZ

Feb 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Hundreds demonstrate against government RNZ funding freeze.



Our text poll gives vastly different result for tomorrow’s vote

Nov 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

THE GREENS will poll highest in tomorrow’s election, if a surprise NewsWire snap text poll of mostly young people is to be believed, reports JENNY MEYER.



NewsWire makes its Cabinet picks

Nov 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

NewsWire’s resident political pundit PAUL McBETH joins the chorus of picks for Cabinet places.



Peter Dunne denies bribes-for-policy charge

Nov 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Peter Dunne fronts up about charges of political corruption.



Rongotai meeting was new voter’s first election experience – yawn!

Nov 2nd, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Multimedia

KRISTINA KEOGH gets her first vote this election, so went to her first candidates meeting. It was boring, she writes, but it did confirm her voting choice.