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26 Tongan Students receive New Zealand Government Scholarships for 2018

Acting-New-Zealand-High-Commissioner-Nick-Hurley. Photo NZ High Com Nuku’alofa Nuku’alofa, Tonga 25 January 2018: The New Zealand Government has awarded 26 Tongan students with tertiary scholarships to study in New Zealand or Fiji commencing in 2018. Twenty-one scholars have been accepted into New Zealand universities and six scholars will study at theUniversity of the South Pacific or the […]

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Little Jan 2016

Andrew Little’s State of the Nation 2016

Albert Park, Auckland—31 January 2016 Jacinda, thank you so much for that kind introduction. It’s a pleasure to be introduced by the next MP for Auckland Central. Can I also acknowledge our Labour Caucus, including our deputy Annette King and finance spokesperson Grant Robertson. I’d also like to acknowledge Phil Goff. It’s funny, Phil seems […]

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Anger at John Key remarks in Parliament

Wellington, 12 November 2015: After John Key invoked rape in an angry parliamentary debate over the fate of New Zealanders detained at Christmas Island, women MPs responded by revealing that they were victims of sexual assault—and were then kicked out by the speaker, David Carter. Prime Minister John Key’s comments were made Tuesday, during a […]

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