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Green Prescription Active Families Survey Report: June 2014

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement Headline: Green Prescription Active Families Survey Report: June 2014 The Green Prescription (GRx) Active Families programme has grown out of the nationwide GRx initiative for adults, responding to requests from primary care for something similar for children and young people. There are 13 […]

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Short Films With Flavour

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MIL OSI – Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival – Press Release/Statement Headline: Short Films With Flavour Foodies unite! This month’s Screening Room post is authored by Colin Maunoury, Festival Programmer for Capalbio Cinema International Short Film Festival in Rome, which this year celebrates its 21st edition. Colin shares three short films that explore aspects […]

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Labour once again late on passport issue

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Labour once again late on passport issue Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne said the ‘announcement’ by Labour ’s Trevor Mallard that if elected, a Labour-led government would restore passports to 10 year validity clearly shows how inattentive Mr Mallard is on this issue. “The […]

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Fast-Food Workers Seeking $15 Wage Are Planning Civil Disobedience

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MIL OSI – Source: Unite Union New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Fast-Food Workers Seeking $15 Wage Are Planning Civil Disobedience Demonstrators outside a McDonald’s restaurant in New York in May. Fast-food workers seeking higher wages plan new strikes and demonstrations this week. From the New York Times By Stephen Greenhouse The next round of […]

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Police seek further information following Harter guilty plea.

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement Headline: Police seek further information following Harter guilty plea. Tuesday, 2 September 2014 – 4:41pm Police say there could be more victims of a child sex offender who taught in schools in Hawke’s Bay and Wellington. Charles Harter, 63, appeared in the Hastings District Court […]

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Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law East Timor’s José Belo … courageous fight against “unconstitutional” media law.Image: © Ted McDonnell 2014 Dr David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific CAFÉ PACIFIC and the Pacific Media Centre […]

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International expert says law is the closest we get to applying philosophy

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MIL OSI – Source: Auckland University of Technology – Press Release/Statement Headline: International expert says law is the closest we get to applying philosophy 02 Sep, 2014 The reputation of New Zealand’s most contemporary law school has attracted not one, but two world-leading academics. The newly appointed Dean of AUT University’s Law School is Professor […]

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McCully welcomes Chinese counterpart

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: McCully welcomes Chinese counterpart Foreign Minister Murray McCully will host his Chinese counterpart, Foreign Minister Wang Yi, for a working visit to New Zealand from 4-5 September. “China is an important partner for New Zealand, and the visit by Foreign Minister Wang Yi is […]

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Aussies take a journey through the North Island

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MIL OSI – Source: Tourism New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Aussies take a journey through the North Island Australian travellers are being tempted by the wonders of the North Island with the launch of Tourism New Zealand’s latest joint venture campaign ‘Every day a different journey’. Launched today, the campaign highlights the diverse range […]

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New Zealand-China collaboration in kiwifruit research

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MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand-China collaboration in kiwifruit research Plant & Food Research will be part of a new collaboration with Chinese scientists to advance research that supports the kiwifruit industry. A new agreement with the Sichuan Provincial Academy of Natural Resource Sciences (SPANRS) will […]

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US athletes compete for ‘adventures of a lifetime’ in NZ

Tourism

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MIL OSI – Source: Tourism New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: US athletes compete for ‘adventures of a lifetime’ in NZ Tourism New Zealand, Air New Zealand and US retail chain Sport Chalet have teamed up to offer US travellers four ‘adventures of a lifetime’ in New Zealand. Running from 18 August to 9 November, […]

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Tourism New Zealand announces changes to offshore team

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MIL OSI – Source: Tourism New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Tourism New Zealand announces changes to offshore team Tourism New Zealand has today announced changes to its LA and Singapore based business events, trade and management teams. Steven Dixon, Tourism New Zealand’s existing Business Events Manager North America, has been appointed to the role […]

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Export volumes fall, while import volumes rise

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Export volumes fall, while import volumes rise In the June 2014 quarter, seasonally adjusted export volumes fell 5.3 percent, while import volumes rose 3.6 percent, Statistics New Zealand said today. “Export volumes recorded their largest fall since the March 2008 quarter,” international statistics manager […]

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High value fungi may offer new industry for NZ

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MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: High value fungi may offer new industry for NZ Scientists could open up new opportunities for the New Zealand forestry industry following recent research into the cultivation and commercialization of two edible fungi crops: saffron milk cap (Lactarius deliciosus) and Bianchetto truffle […]

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Wellington serves up feast fit for Middle-earth

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MIL OSI – Source: Tourism New Zealand media centre – Press Release/Statement Headline: Wellington serves up feast fit for Middle-earth Wellington serves up feast fit for Middle-earth 29 Aug 2014 Visa Wellington on a Plate 15 – 31 August 2014 It was an only in Middle-earth experience – a super-charged feast usually reserved for […]

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Latest industry updates from Tourism New Zealand

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MIL OSI – Source: Tourism New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Latest industry updates from Tourism New Zealand Earlier this week Tourism New Zealand (TNZ) presented at the Tourism Export Council’s annual conference in Hamilton. The council represents the interests of inbound tourism in New Zealand. At the two day conference TNZ Chief Executive Kevin Bowler provided […]

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Labour once again late on passport issue

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Labour once again late on passport issue Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne said the ‘announcement’ by Labour ’s Trevor Mallard that if elected, a Labour-led government would restore passports to 10 year validity clearly shows how inattentive Mr Mallard is on this issue. “The […]

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McCully welcomes Chinese counterpart

Beehive

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: McCully welcomes Chinese counterpart Foreign Minister Murray McCully will host his Chinese counterpart, Foreign Minister Wang Yi, for a working visit to New Zealand from 4-5 September. “China is an important partner for New Zealand, and the visit by Foreign Minister Wang Yi is […]

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Greens' working policy just won’t work

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Greens' working policy just won’t work The Greens’ so-called working policy announcement today shows exactly how little they know about how the real world works, National’s Economic Development spokesman Steven Joyce says. “Their new policy doesn’t wash on about three levels,” Mr Joyce says. “First, […]

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Greens' working policy just won’t work

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Greens' working policy just won’t work The Greens’ so-called working policy announcement today shows exactly how little they know about how the real world works, National’s Economic Development spokesman Steven Joyce says. “Their new policy doesn’t wash on about three levels,” Mr Joyce says. “First, […]

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Māori Battalion’s legacy to be preserved

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Māori Battalion’s legacy to be preserved The history of the legendary 28th Māori Battalion will be further preserved as part of a project to record the histories of the Battalion’s A, B and D companies, says Education Minister Hekia Parata. “In 2008, historian Dr […]

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Pasifika Trades Training Awards Presentation

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Pasifika Trades Training Awards Presentation E ngā mana, e ngā reo, Ngai Tahu,  tēnā koutou katoa. E ngā iwi e huihui nei i tēnei rā, tēnā hoki koutou. This is such an amazing complex.  I always love coming here – the beauty, the majesty, […]

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Speech to the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Speech to the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce Thank you to everybody for coming to this event today. And I would like to thank the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce for hosting this event. Two days from now, it will be four years to the […]

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Greens announce unemployment policy

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Greens announce unemployment policy A Labour/Greens coalition would mean less flexibility, fewer jobs, and more roadblocks for businesses wanting to invest and grow, National Party Labour Spokesman Simon Bridges said today. “Labour and the Greens plans to increase the minimum wage to at least $15 […]

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There’s Only One Poll That Counts

Mana

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MIL OSI – Source: Mana Movement – Press Release/Statement Headline: There’s Only One Poll That Counts Posted on September 2, 2014 by admin in Annette Sykes, Press Releases “One of the oldest sayings in politics is that there is only one poll that counts – the one on Election Day – and that’s the one […]

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Local communities critical to Civil Defence

Labour

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Local communities critical to Civil Defence Labour will focus on empowering New Zealand communities to be resilient in Civil Defence disasters, says Labour’s Civil Defence spokesperson Clare Curran. Announcing Labour’s Civil Defence policy, she says that Labour will work with schools, voluntary agencies and community […]

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Labour looks to long-life passports, gambling harm review

Labour

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Labour looks to long-life passports, gambling harm review A return to 10 year passports and a review of gambling laws are highlights of Labour’s Internal Affairs policy released today. “More than 15,000 New Zealanders signed a petition calling on the Government to revert to the […]

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Commerce Commission Needs To Look At Regional Airfare Pricing

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Commerce Commission Needs To Look At Regional Airfare Pricing New Zealand First is calling on the Commerce Commission to investigate the obvious price gouging by Air New Zealand on regional routes. “Air New Zealand has a near monopoly on regional air travel, with over […]

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A Political Party That's On Northland's Side

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: A Political Party That's On Northland's Side Whangarei Regional ForumMonday 1 September, 6pmForum North, Whangarei A POLITICAL PARTY THAT’S ON NORTHLAND’S SIDE In relation to regional policy and regional development we know that for the past six years regional development has not been a […]

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MANA Movement Leadership stands strong behind Internet MANA relationship

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MIL OSI – Source: Mana Movement – Press Release/Statement Headline: MANA Movement Leadership stands strong behind Internet MANA relationship Posted on September 1, 2014 by admin in Annette Sykes, Press Releases “There is now, and always will be, a range of views about many issues within our movement and members are free to express them, but […]

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Rebuilding the New Zealand Defence Force

Labour

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Rebuilding the New Zealand Defence Force A Labour Government will make it a priority to rebuild the capacity of the Defence Force to carry out the tasks expected of it, says Labour’s Defence Spokesperson Phil Goff. Releasing Labour’s Defence Policy today he said the NZDF […]

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Speech to Canterbury Chamber of Commerce

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Speech to Canterbury Chamber of Commerce Today I’m going to talk about our policy package to upgrade and grow our economy and how we turn that growth into a foundation for a decent and fair society. But first I want to address the issue of […]

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NATIONAL: NOT OUR FUTURE; MARCHES ACROSS NEW ZEALAND

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MIL OSI – Source: Unite Union – Joe Carolan – Press Release/Statement Headline: NATIONAL: NOT OUR FUTURE; MARCHES ACROSS NEW ZEALAND AUCKLAND RALLY SATURDAY 30th AUGUST. AOTEA SQUARE, 1PM https://www.facebook.com/events/700297206702973/?fref=ts Three weeks before the election, action is being taken across the country voicing a rejection of the National Government’s track record and direction. Rallies are being held […]

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GPJA #514: Hear Nicky Hagar tonight 7.30pm

GPJA

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA #514: Hear Nicky Hagar tonight 7.30pm WHAT’S ON IN AOTEAROA Wednesday, August 27, 7.30pm, A public meeting meeting with Jesson Prize winner Nicky Hagar will be held Wednesday 27th August, 7.30pm, at the Mt Eden War Memorial Hall (Cnr Dominion Rd […]

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GCSB meeting – why mass surveillance matters in 2014

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GCSB meeting – why mass surveillance matters in 2014 This is the video for last weeks GCSB meeting in Christchurch. Speakers included: Bomber Bradbury (Chair); Mike Treen (GPJA); John Minto (Mana Movement); Murray Horton (CAFCA); Stefan Browning (Green Party); Megan Woods (Labour […]

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YouTube – Super Fund Protest 23.08.2014

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: YouTube – Super Fund Protest 23.08.2014 Kia Ora, Thanks to everyone for their support. Please find YouTube links of Super Fund Protest 23.08.2014 Mike Treen – GPJA 1-2 at Protest NZ SuperFund: Divest from Israel war machine: 2pm Sat 23.08.14, Queen Elizabeth […]

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It’s Our Future NZ – TPPA Bulletin Number 54

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MIL OSI – Source: It’s Our Future – Press Release/Statement Headline: It’s Our Future NZ – TPPA Bulletin #54 HEADS UP – NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION SATURDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2014 Why? The TPPA leaders are expected to meet during the next week. Obama said he wanted an outcome to present to the world. Kiwis need to […]

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GPJA #513: Superfund protest 2pm Saturday

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA #513: Superfund protest 2pm Saturday WHAT’S ON IN AOTEAROA Friday, August 22, 6.30pm, Mt Eden War Memorial Hall, Auckland, NZWe need your support – to help save Fiji children with heart conditions. We are sending a charitable mission to Fiji next […]

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NZ SuperFund: Divest from Israel’s war machine

GPJA

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: NZ SuperFund: Divest from Israel’s war machine PLEASE SIGN THE AVAAS PETITION & SHARE:https://secure.avaaz.org/en/petition/NZ_SUPER_FUND_Divest_from_Israeli_Apartheid/ The NZ Super Fund continues to invest in companies which supply Israel with the means to attack civilians, and in companies which profit from the Israeli occupation of […]

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FaceTV Video – Paws for Thought 2014 Episode 7

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MIL OSI – Source: Catriona MacLennan/FaceTV – Video/TV Headline: FaceTV Video – Paws for Thought 2014 Episode 7 Catriona MacLennan’s animal tv programme – interviews with Jeffrey Masson about animal emotions and his latest book Beasts; Farmwatch footage; rodeo cruelty.

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Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law

Cafe-Pacific

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law East Timor’s José Belo … courageous fight against “unconstitutional” media law.Image: © Ted McDonnell 2014 Dr David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific CAFÉ PACIFIC and the Pacific Media Centre […]

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Iced-coffee drinkers ‘Dare’ to be different

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Iced-coffee drinkers ‘Dare’ to be different Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), June 2009 MAT (n=20,087) and June 2014 MAT (16,809); July 2012-June 2014, n=37,076. It’s no secret that Australians love their coffee, but all too often it’s the latte-lovers, espresso-fiends, cappuccino sippers and […]

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Aussie kids aged 10-13 now spend more time online than with friends or watching TV

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Aussie kids aged 10-13 now spend more time online than with friends or watching TV Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), Base: Australians aged 10-13. July 2009 = June 2010 sample = 1681; July 2013 – June 2014 sample = 1508. Australia’s 10-13 year-olds […]

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Country Australians still gamble more than city-dwellers (but both are down on a decade ago)

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Country Australians still gamble more than city-dwellers (but both are down on a decade ago) Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), July 2013-June 2014 (n=15,998). What a difference a decade makes. In the year to June 2004, 71% of Australians aged 18+ took part […]

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TheDailyBlog September Political Poll Has Been Kicked Off

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MIL OSI – Source: Selwyn Manning – Analysis Headline: TheDailyBlog September Political Poll Has Been Kicked Off The Daily Blog’s August poll has concluded and the September poll has been kicked off, asking readers: What party will you likely vote for at this year’s General Election? You will see this month’s poll in the right-hand […]

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Satisfaction with financial performance of superannuation highest since GFC

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Satisfaction with financial performance of superannuation highest since GFC Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), 6 month rolling, average sample size = 15,500. Base: Australians 14+ with Work Based or Personal Superannuation. Base: Australians 14+ with Work Based or Personal Superannuation, 6 months to […]

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Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law East Timor’s José Belo … courageous fight against “unconstitutional” media law.Image: © Ted McDonnell 2014 Dr David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific CAFÉ PACIFIC and the Pacific Media Centre […]

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New Zealand’s biggest problems are Economic Issues (41%) while the World’s most important problems are War & Terrorism (35%)

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand’s biggest problems are Economic Issues (41%) while the World’s most important problems are War & Terrorism (35%) just three weeks before NZ Election In New Zealand, a cross-section of 966 men and women aged 14 or over were interviewed by telephone in […]

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Short Films With Flavour

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MIL OSI – Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival – Press Release/Statement Headline: Short Films With Flavour Foodies unite! This month’s Screening Room post is authored by Colin Maunoury, Festival Programmer for Capalbio Cinema International Short Film Festival in Rome, which this year celebrates its 21st edition. Colin shares three short films that explore aspects […]

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Toolkits to help manage volunteers and risk

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Toolkits to help manage volunteers and risk Creative New Zealand is introducing two new toolkits focusing on Risk Management and Volunteer Management for arts organisations. These toolkits are tailored for New Zealand arts organisations and practitioners. Both toolkits include step-by-step guides and […]

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NZ curators to delve into Asia

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: NZ curators to delve into Asia Three New Zealand curators are en route to Asia for a crash course in the region’s cutting-edge art scenes. The curators will visit leading art museums, galleries and artist spaces in Korea, Japan and Taiwan from […]

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Winners announced for the 2014 New Zealand Post Book Awards

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Winners announced for the 2014 New Zealand Post Book Awards The story of Wellington art dealer Peter McLeavey and his gallery has won the prestigious New Zealand Post Book of the Year 2014 in a glittering ceremony in Wellington this evening. Peter McLeavey: […]

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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

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MIL OSI – Source: Maidment Theatre – Press Release/Statement Headline: The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Come along to AUSA’s special Pride Week screening of The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert.  They came. They conquered. They looked fabulous. With a contract to perform a drag show way out in the Australian desert, […]

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2014 Robert Chapman Lecture: Lucy Sargisson

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MIL OSI – Source: Maidment Theatre – Press Release/Statement Headline: 2014 Robert Chapman Lecture: Lucy Sargisson “Utopianism is about the good life. Utopians criticise the present and seek better alternatives. And utopianism is everywhere. But we rarely talk about it inside the discipline of political science. In this lecture, I will argue that utopianism is […]

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New Zealand Marks the Centenary of the Occupation of Samoa

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand Marks the Centenary of the Occupation of Samoa New Zealand occupied Samoa 100 years ago, the second German territory captured in the First World War. A national commemoration to mark the centenary of New Zealand’s occupation of Samoa […]

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New Zealand historian embarks on final Gallipoli survey session

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand historian embarks on final Gallipoli survey session Ministry for Culture and Heritage war historian Ian McGibbon – New Zealand’s representative on the tri-nation Joint Historical and Archaeological Survey of the Anzac Battlefield at Gallipoli – will soon take […]

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Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law

Cafe-Pacific

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law East Timor’s José Belo … courageous fight against “unconstitutional” media law.Image: © Ted McDonnell 2014 Dr David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific CAFÉ PACIFIC and the Pacific Media Centre […]

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Top 10 things you need to know about Fiji’s new electoral system

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Top 10 things you need to know about Fiji’s new electoral system Pacific Media Centre Online Fiji Elections 2014 editor Thomas Carnegie backgrounds the new Fiji electoral system. BACKGROUNDER: With the first Fiji general election since the […]

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Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law

Cafe-Pacific

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Mounting global pressure against Timor-Leste’s ‘death sentence’ media law East Timor’s José Belo … courageous fight against “unconstitutional” media law.Image: © Ted McDonnell 2014 Dr David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific CAFÉ PACIFIC and the Pacific Media Centre […]

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La’o Hamutuk calls for inquiry into Timor GAP ‘mismanagement’ of oil resource

Cafe-Pacific

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: La’o Hamutuk calls for inquiry into Timor GAP ‘mismanagement’ of oil resource The Suai project on the South Coast … “liberated” land but confused communities.Photo: La’o Hamutuk David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific. AN INDEPENDENT Timor-Leste development and […]

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ABC correspondent Sean Dorney reflects on four decades of changes in reporting on the Pacific

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: ABC correspondent Sean Dorney reflects on four decades of changes in reporting on the Pacific Pacific Correspondent Sean Dorney is leaving the ABC after accepting redundancy. After covering the region for more than 40 years, he says […]

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Timor-Leste’s Parliament handed ‘humiliating’ defeat over harsh media law

Cafe-Pacific

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Timor-Leste’s Parliament handed ‘humiliating’ defeat over harsh media law East Timorese journalists raise their hands to approve the Timor-Leste JournalistCode of Ethics in October 2013. Photo: Tempo Semanal/Cafe Pacific David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific. PACIFIC SCOOP reported […]

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Pacific Scoop: Injustices against young Fiji women turned Ali into lifelong rebel with a cause

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Pacific Scoop: Injustices against young Fiji women turned Ali into lifelong rebel with a cause TJ Aumua PROFILE: After a busy morning speaking at a violence prevention forum and dealing with a batch of media interviews and […]

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Tonga's new constitution 'worst in the Commonwealth', says damning review

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Tonga's new constitution 'worst in the Commonwealth', says damning review According to a damning independent constitutional report, the comprehensive Tongan reforms which were enacted in 2010 were not only incompatible to principles of democracy but were unworkable. […]

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