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Government rejects MMP changes

Government rejects MMP changes

The Government has rejected recommendations to amend the MMP electoral system, saying there is not enough agreement on the changes.

Man in court after AOS call-out

A man who sparked a major Armed Offenders Squad operation on Auckland's North Shore yesterday has been granted interim name suppression so a psychiatric report can be prepared.

Two killed in Northland crash named

Two people killed in a crash in Northland on Sunday have been named.

No change to MMP before election: Collins

No change to MMP before election: Collins

Justice Minister Judith Collins has confirmed there will be no changes to the MMP system before the 2014 election.

Rugby: Don't give up hope yet, Hansen tells Super players

Rugby: Don't give up hope yet, Hansen tells Super players

Just because you weren't named in the 38-strong training squad for the All Blacks today doesn't mean you won't be picked for the June tests against France.

Cricket: Black Caps considering four-pronged attack

Cricket: Black Caps considering four-pronged attack

New Zealand cricket coach Mike Hesson says they are now contemplating playing four seamers in the first test against England starting at Lord's on Thursday night (NZT).

Stockton workers reject shift changes

Workers at Stockton opencast mine have rejected proposed shift changes by a majority of around two-thirds, their union has revealed.

10,000 cannabis plants seized in central district

10,000 cannabis plants seized in central district

More than 10,000 cannabis plants have been seized by police in the central district for the second year in a row.

UBS picks MRP share price rise

UBS picks MRP share price rise

Research firm UBS has placed a "buy" recommendation on Mighty River Power shares and a 12-month target price of $2.82.

Air NZ names new chairman

Air New Zealand says Tony Carter will replace retiring chairman John Palmer when he steps down after the company's annual meeting in September.

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