Treaty of Waitangi

Foundations of Treaty rooted in Christianity

Foundations of Treaty rooted in Christianity

The Christian gospel provided the foundation for the Treaty of Waitangi, writes Ewen McQueen.

The Waitangi Day challenge

The Waitangi Day challenge

Waitangi Day is often fraught with protests and dissent but, each year, there is hope New Zealand's national day will lead to closer recognition of the Treaty and what it means to the country as a whole.

Labour's snubbing by forum rankles

Labour's snubbing by forum rankles

While claiming a warm reception at Te Tii Marae yesterday, Labour was snubbed by those at Maoridom's top table, who were meeting the Government nearby.

Opinion: Ngai Tahu should pay Crown

Opinion: Ngai Tahu should pay Crown

Hastings journalist Mike Butler claims the Crown should receive a refund from Ngai Tahu rather than having to pay out more and more.

Crown signs Treaty deal with Ngati Rarua

The Crown has signed a multi-million dollar Treaty of Waitangi settlement for historical claims with upper South Island iwi Ngati Rarua in Blenheim today.

Challenges still as end to Treaty claims nears

Challenges still as end to Treaty claims nears

Dean Cowie reviews progress on historic Treaty of Waitangi claims; what has been achieved, what has changed and what might still happen.

Shambles at Waitangi

Shambles at Waitangi

National days around the world are often full of pride.

Crown signs $50m in Treaty deals

The Crown has signed two settlement agreements in Kaitaia this weekend worth more than $50 million for outstanding historical Treaty claims with Northland iwi Te Hiku.

Ngai Tahu under yoke of 'delayed justice'

Honouring the Treaty of Waitangi means upholding the law, writes Joseph Dougherty of Dunedin.

Govt close to $1b Treaty settlement threshold

The Government is on the brink of a $1 billion Treaty settlement threshold which, once triggered, will entitle Waikato-Tainui and Ngai Tahu to extra multimillion-dollar payouts linked to their historic deals.

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