Security bollards will be installed near Christchurch's busiest bar and restaurant areas, writes NewstalkZB's Chris Lynch, but are they necessary?
Former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman claims many of the people who stood against apartheid now support a separatist minority imposing its culture and political will over the majority of New Zealanders.
In January 2008, Dunedin woman Sophie Elliott was murdered in her home by a former boyfriend. Her father believes New Zealand’s justice system continues to favour the offender, rather than the victim.
Newstalk ZB Christchurch host Chris Lynch says firefighters have been in overdrive this week putting out fires caused by people.
Over the past decade, our city and region has faced unprecedented challenges that have forever impacted our social, economic, cultural, and environmental fabric, writes Lianne Dalziel.
Let’s use the end of 2020 to hit the reset button and have a think about what’s really important to our whanau and friends, our communities, our country and our planet, writes Jan Aitken.
Activists in NZ are now gaining access to public resources and authority they would once have believed impossible, writes former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman.
It seems a Government with absolute power is not averse to breaking election pledges, says former ACT New Zealand deputy leader and MP Dr Muriel Newman.
They call it schadenfreude, the pleasure to be gained from another’s misfortune, or from witnessing another’s failure.
Controversy has been swirling around the long-awaited report of the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the 2019 Christchurch mosques shootings, ahead of its public release expected next week.
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.