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Jim McClay To Be NZ's Next Representative At UN

Wellington, March 11 NZPA - Former National Party leader Jim McLay will be New Zealand's next Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Foreign Minister Murray McCully announced today.

Chris Ford: The Nats Are Truly In Honeymoon Mode - But For How Long?

The new National Government is in honeymoon mood as recent opinion polls attest - but for how long?

New CEO For Kiwirail

New CEO For Kiwirail
By Pam Graham of NZPA Wellington, Jan 14 NZPA - KiwiRail's new chief executive Jim Quinn admits he is no engineer, but he has a background in logistics and he has worked with KiwiRail chairman Jim Bolger.

Chris Ford: No Ma'am - The Case For Abolishing The Monarchy In NZ

Over the New Year's weekend, a Research New Zealand poll disclosed that a growing number of New Zealanders are wanting to do away with the monarchy.

Chris Ford: 90 Day Probationary Employment - Freedom For Employers, Not For Workers

The National Government began showing it's true colours this week when it announced that it was to rush through, under urgency, its 90 days employment probation legislation.

Lockwood Smith Becomes Parliament's Speaker

Lockwood Smith Becomes Parliament's Speaker
Pix on nzpaimages.co.nz Wellington, Dec 8 NZPA - One of Parliament's longest-serving MPs, National's Lockwood Smith, was elected unopposed as Speaker of Parliament today.

Chris Ford: Can The Maori Party Survive Life With The Nats?

Chris Ford: Can The Maori Party Survive Life With The Nats?
The Maori Party has entered into a relationship, supply and confidence agreement with the National Party marking the first time in post-war history that a Maori political entity has entered into a political relationship with a centre-right party.

Police Say Accidental Discharge Did Not Damage Plane

Police Say Accidental Discharge Did Not Damage Plane
Wellington, Nov 21 NZPA - The police have confirmed a Diplomatic Protection Squad officer once discharged a pistol inside an airborne VIP aircraft but said there was no damage to the plane and former prime minister Jim Bolger was not aboard.

Bolger Bodyguard Shot Hole In Plane

Bolger Bodyguard Shot Hole In Plane
By Grant Fleming of NZPA Wellington, Nov 20 NZPA - A Diplomatic Protection Squad police officer once shot a hole in the side of an airborne plane carrying former Prime Minister Jim Bolger, it has been revealed.

It's Hard To Believe, But Winston's Gone

By Kevin Norquay of NZPA Wellington, Nov 9 NZPA - Twenty nine years after fighting his way into Parliament on a court-ordered recount, Winston Peters was yesterday voted back into the wilderness.

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