Maori Party co-leader Tariana Turia will not stand for
Parliament again in 2014, saying she will finally go ahead
with plans to retire and could step down as party co-leader
by the middle of next year.
All Blacks' skipper Richie McCaw was named the Kelvin R
Tremain Memorial Player of the Year in last night's national
rugby awards, which also saw accolades for All Blacks' coach
Steve Hansen, and the world champion All Blacks.