OPINION: There's a bloody big elephant stampeding through the streets of Queenstown and no one, it seems, can see it. And if someone doesn’t do something soon, that bloody big elephant is going to...
Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman wonders if the government and prime minister really understand what governing for every New Zealander means.
Opinion: If you’re one of the thousands of Cantabrians who head to the lakes over summer you might notice posters and advertising reminding you of the harmful impact of poo on water quality.
Opinion: A New Zealander called Ken was rushed to the burns unit in critical condition after commenting on Hilary Barry's outfit last night, writes Vera Alves.
Star Media editor in chief Barry Clarke writes about the success of the New Zealand Trotting Cup but says harness racing officials would have been shaking in their boots two weeks ago over a major ongoing court case.
Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman says the Government has not been transparent about the United Nations Agenda 2030 goals – nor the policy implications of “eliminating inequality”.
The sale of fireworks has been scaled back incrementally over the lifespan of this generation of New Zealanders. Could it be time to signal an end to individual sales?
Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman says the centre-right voters who voted strategically for Labour to keep the Greens out of Government should be disappointed.
Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman says it is likely our democratic right to free speech will be restricted given Labour and the Greens both campaigned on strengthening hate speech laws.
Star Media editor in chief Barry Clarke is not surprised a supermarket has been pinged over price discrepancies between the promotional price displayed or advertised - and the price charged at the till.
Opinion: Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman says Saturday's election result was a remarkable victory for a party that “couldn’t make anything fly, not even a kite”.
Star Media editor in chief Barry Clarke says there is no place for Greens at Jacinda Ardern's table - or any other minor party for that matter.
Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman believes there is unlikely to be a ‘kingmaker’ party this time around to hold the country to ransom.
Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman says if the latest election polls translate into votes, NZ will have a Labour Green Government for the next three years.
From miscarriages to periods, there are many things to do with women and their reproductive health that are very rarely talked about, writes ZM host Megan Papas.
Star Media editor in chief Barry Clarke says the Southern Motorway on-ramp near busy Halswell Junction Rd is a "shocker".
Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman says the Maori Party has rejuvenated itself since its election defeat in 2017 by becoming more radical.
NZers have waited with a degree of anticipation for political parties to release their tax policies in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic and economic downturn, writes tax specialist Scott Mason.
Star Media editor in chief Barry Clarke writes about the Maori Party's plan to change NZ to Aotearoa and all place names to Maori by 2026.