Editorial: Free entry a right
Editorial: Free entry a right

Visitors to the splendid Treaty grounds at Waitangi probably assume the taxpayers of New Zealand happily pay for the facilities…

Alan Duff: New Zealand is in a good head space
Alan Duff: New Zealand is in a good head space

It was good to see the minor parties in the election did not get to play an inordinate role in governing our country.

Brian Rudman: Forget the myth, let's talk about Waitangi charge
Brian Rudman: Forget the myth, let's talk about Waitangi charge

Prime Minister John Key says he's upset that the Waitangi National Trust is charging New Zealanders $15 to enter the historic…

Secrets behind NZ's discovery
Secrets behind NZ's discovery

Two scientific papers have shed new light on how Polynesian explorers may have arrived in New Zealand, but the authors have…

Maori

Cunliffe offers Robertson leadership deal
Cunliffe offers Robertson leadership deal

Outgoing Labour leader David Cunliffe has offered leadership rival Grant Robertson the job of deputy…

Ex-minister to query Maori seats

Parliament now has more Maori MPs than ever before, prompting one commentator to question whether Maori seats were still…

Mini Mystery: Taniwha fast as galloping horse

The story goes that in 1892, a dragon-like creature rushed out of a lagoon in the Kaitieke Valley, near Owhango, to attack…

Maori names for volcanic cones

Many of Auckland's volcanic cones, including those at the Domain and Mt Smart, have gained official Maori names under a…

Fashion mag's moko 'cultural insult'

An Auckland academic says a fashion magazine’s use of a Maori facial tattoo on a non-Maori model is a “cultural insult”.

Harawira heads for uncertain future

Mana Party leader Hone Harawira says he hasn't spoken to Kim Dotcom since election night.

Election 2014: 53.1% of Maori cast a vote

Just over half the available voters in the Maori electorates had voted by election day.

Tau Henare: Heat on Labour's Maori MPs to deliver

The Maori seats are among the most marginal, and the most exhilarating.

Bob Jones joins fight over iwi approval

Property magnate Sir Bob Jones will be at a public meeting next month seeking abolition of an Auckland Council rule requiring…

Pair's roles go in Maori TV revamp
Pair's roles go in Maori TV revamp

The future of one of the faces of Maori Television, Julian Wilcox, is up in the air after a major overhaul…

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