Don’t be akama, it could save your life

Don’t be akama, it could save your life

No one wants to be poked around their sacred body parts and made to feel uncomfortable.

Sacked Customs staff compensated

Laid off Customs staff are relieved to have received a settlement from government after five months of negotiation which had many in tears. 

Chemical trials could be unlawful: Lobby group

Use of polyaluminium chloride (PACI) is ‘not a trial but a test’ according to Te Vai Ora Maori, but Prime Minister Mark Brown says it’s simply another attempt by the water lobby group to stall progress. 

Government’s financial statements reliable, says FinSec Henderson

Finance ministry deny preventing Audit Office from accessing tax records. 

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Sport

Athletics confirm new ‘hand held’ Cook Islands record

Athletics confirm new ‘hand held’ Cook Islands record

Athletics confirm new ‘hand held’ Cook Islands record

Athletics confirm new ‘hand held’ Cook Islands record

Athletics confirm new ‘hand held’ Cook Islands record

Athletics confirm new ‘hand held’ Cook Islands record

Athletics confirm new ‘hand held’ Cook Islands record

Athletics confirm new ‘hand held’ Cook Islands record

Opinion

Norman George: ‘Reassurance is not enough’

Norman George: ‘Reassurance is not enough’

Norman George: ‘Reassurance is not enough’

Norman George: ‘Reassurance is not enough’

Features

Rod Dixon: A Rarotongan at the battle of El Alamein

Rod Dixon: A Rarotongan at the battle of El Alamein

Rod Dixon: A Rarotongan at the battle of El Alamein

Rod Dixon: A Rarotongan at the battle of El Alamein

Rod Dixon: A Rarotongan at the battle of El Alamein