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What does a decile rating really mean?
What does a decile rating really mean?

Everyone wants to live in a neighbourhood with good schools. The publication of decile rankings is often seen as an opportunity to find out where the good schools are. But does the decile system really have anything to do…

Brian Fallow: Reserve Bank's loan limits under attack

Advice released under the Official Information Act reveals a Treasury sceptical of the case for targeting…

We've got a fat chance against obesity

A sugar tax is out according to Dr Jonathan Coleman who says there's no evidence it works. That's wrong…

Toby Manhire: Lamingtons are ka pai, kereru pie isn't

In the most recent Roy Morgan poll, the National Party was shown to be plummeting, all the way down…

John Drinnan: NZ On Air grants fly overseas
John Drinnan: NZ On Air grants fly overseas

Foreign firms are believed to get more than half the grants made by NZ On Air, writes John Drinnan.

Absolutely capital idea to be positively sporting
Absolutely capital idea to be positively sporting

Wellingtonians have become understandably pessimistic, expecting the worst in order to limit their disappointment when the…

School ensured swipe was given oxygen
School ensured swipe was given oxygen

In over-reacting to a classroom speech, the school surrendered the high ground and provided ammunition for those eager to…

Andrew Mulligan: We need this title
Andrew Mulligan: We need this title

Hurricanes fans have been through it all. We've endured most things. We're expecting this title tomorrow night. We need…

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John Armstrong John Armstrong

Brownlee finds targets with brilliant banter

Some MPs given the call to speak who try to be funny…

Brian Rudman Brian Rudman

Council decides fewer public toilets needed

It seems odd that in this era of intensification…

Fran O'Sullivan Fran O'Sullivan

Kiwi firms must hold nerve

New Zealand businesses should keep their nerve as…

Brian Fallow Brian Fallow

Reserve Bank's loan limits under attack

Advice released under the Official Information Act…

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Chris Rattue Chris Rattue

Mr Perfect - first Richie, now Kane

First Richie McCaw. And now this. We're still coping…

Liam Dann Liam Dann

Greek exit: What it means

It is crunch time for Greece. Again. Yes, you've heard…

Dana Johannsen Dana Johannsen

Ferns coach forced to take a punt

"I felt if we didn't take a slightly riskier approach…

David Chaplin David Chaplin

Inside Money: Apteryx the administrator, or robot in disguise

Personal finance columnist David Chaplin on the NZX…

Bryce Edwards Bryce Edwards

Political roundup: Dangers for democracy in today's cyber bullying law

The Harmful Digital Communications Bill is being widely…

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John Drinnan John Drinnan

NZ On Air grants fly overseas

Foreign firms are believed to get more than half the…

Toby Manhire Toby Manhire

Lamingtons are ka pai, kereru pie isn't

In the most recent Roy Morgan poll, the National Party…

Claire Trevett Claire Trevett

Kereru scandal overshadows treaty negotiations

There are many who appear to believe they are qualified…

David Leggat David Leggat

McCullum eyes milestone with one last year at top

Now we know. Brendon McCullum ended significant speculation…

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