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The Week In Review for week ending Fri Sept 13 2019

9/13/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Storm surrounding Labour showing no sign of abating, young Labour member sickened by handling of complaints, Simon Bridges criticised for downplaying Christchurch Call, Govt fails to get support for more generous visas, Govt criticised for not coming up with a specific Maori suicide prevention strategy, NZ Rugby's Brent Impey discusses new CEO Mark Robinson, arrest made in Lois Tolley murder case, The Auckland mayoral front runners front up for RNZ's...

Duration:01:37:52

The Week In Review for week ending Fri Sept 6 2019

9/6/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Doctor frustrated over 'lack of sensible planning' during measles outbreak, US warns travellers about NZ measles outbreak, Chinese tourists just started trip before Rotorua fatal crash, Kiwibuild reset: 'devil is in the detail', Kiwibuild reset: 'This is about supply' - Housing Minister, Cancer funding boost a drop in ocean - patients, Helen Clark: The cannabis referendum and the case for 'yes', Govt freshwater plan throws farmers 'under the tractor',...

Duration:01:06:18

The Week In Review for week ending Fri Aug 30 2019

8/30/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Suicide prevention: Experts say money and clear plan needed, Maori suicide prevention workers 'undervalued, underfunded', National's plan to raise pension age to 67 'ridiculous', Auckland mayoral rival John Tamihere pledges rates rise halt, Tamihere's plan 'fundamentally reckless' - Goff, free lunches in school trial announced in Rotorua, Supreme Court reserves decision on Lundy's last appeal, DHBs warned not to accept vaping products from tobacco...

Duration:01:17:56

The Week In Review for week ending Fri Aug 23 2019

8/23/2019
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A review of the week's news including... "It's all just speculation" - Pania Newton on Tainui & Ihumatao, Mad Witches group calls for advertisers to drop Aussie station, accused mosque shooter's manifesto printed and sold online, report on conditions at prison 'unacceptable' - Kelvin Davis, Twyford asked 'I step aside' - Civil Aviation Authority chair, Goff: It's an election of 'starkly contrasting values', big hopes: Record number of candidates for Dunedin mayoralty, will a new generation...

Duration:01:21:22

The Week In Review for week ending Fri Aug 9 2019

8/9/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Justice Minister discusses abortion reform bill progress, cash rate cut a chance for infrastructure spending - industry, Sir Anand Satyanand resigns from Royal Commission, Christchurch armed police continue search for Liam Strickland, police to reduce numbers at Ihumatao after meeting organisers, thousands farewell Sir Brian Lochore on pitch he used to play on, Cancer Society welcomes new drugs, but warns of delays, rates rebate for victims of gas...

Duration:01:18:59

The Week In Review for week ending Fri Aug 2 2019

8/2/2019
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A review of the week's news including... National unveils cancer agency plan if elected, Winston Peters criticises National's record on cancer, SOUL leader and Maori Minister meet over Ihumatao dispute, Peter Ellis granted leave to appeal at Supreme Court, Protesters' message for politicians: 'Hands off our Tamariki', govt downplays potential job losses in polytech overhaul, a third of NZ's stolen guns taken from unattended vehicles, Speak Up For Women urges govt intervenes over trans...

Duration:01:18:29

The Week In Review for week ending Fri July 26 2019

7/26/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Cars 'disintegrated' in head-on collision on SH1, Ihumatao 'protectors' outnumbering police at cordon, gasfitters busy after Christchurch gas explosion, talking trade more important than Trump's tweets - Peters, mosque attack survivor speaks after meeting Trump, many Silver Ferns return home to day jobs, do political attack ads work?, Maori call for sweeping changes to the justice system, Cyclone Fehi used as benchmark for sea level rise projections,...

Duration:01:18:17

The Week In Review for week ending Fri July 19 2019

7/19/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Questions loom over one of Cricket's greatest matches, Matata residents say council in for a long fight, teachers to take legal action against Novopay delays, 700 teachers sign up to te reo pilot programme, the state house hurting severely disabled teen, former union leader thinks the Trades Hall bombing was a political murder, trans-athlete suggestions lack 'concrete evidence' says researcher, the chief censor welcomes deletion of controversial...

Duration:01:17:16

The Week In Review for week ending Fri July 12 2019

7/12/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Local cannabis growers may not reap any rewards, doctors warn of disappointment under new medicinal cannabis laws, long queues outside MSD 'shocking' but not the norm say minister, Maori men dying by suicide at twice the rate of non-Maori, 'stigmatising experience' for obese patients stuck in hospital, Bunnings under pressure to cut the plastic, gun buyback events start this weekend, firearms owners demand tougher vetting of overseas history, Shane...

Duration:01:14:05

The Week In Review for week ending Fri July 5 2019

7/5/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Police show how guns will be crushed under buy-back scheme, shareholders vote to sell Westland Milk, economist warns Fonterra may also go into foreign ownership, Taupo water restrictions remain after sewage spills into lake, Amazon's Lord of the Rings TV series confirmed for NZ, more details on harm to kids in Oranga Tamariki care revealed, whanau responsibility helping end baby removals in Far North, Justice Minister blasts Google over Millane...

Duration:01:14:46

The Week In Review for week ending Fri June 28 2019

6/28/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Govt Cabinet reshuffled, but questions remain, Collins has 'a bit of sympathy' for Twyford after reshuffle, developer doubts Cabinet reshuffle will help KiwiBuild, Seymour applauds euthanasia bill passing second reading, Treasury Secretary Makhlouf leaves with mark on resume, Amy Adams stepping down from politics at 2020 election and Simon Bridges reshuffles the National caucus, university staff 'silenced' over racism complaint, home's garage in...

Duration:01:12:53

The Week In Review for week ending Fri June 21 2019

6/22/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Hawke's Bay Oranga Tamariki 'uplift' case back in court, gang member's state abuse inquiry role 'untenable' - campaigner, Air NZ boss Christopher Luxon resigns, ANZ bank staff furious as boss leaves over dodgy spending, investigators examine wreckage of mid-air plane crash, Jones hits out at Opotiki Tuhoe over economic growth, gun buyback scheme a 'kick in the face' - sports shooter, girl banned from playing in school's first IV team, support for...

Duration:01:03:38

The Week In Review for week ending Fri May 24 2019

6/21/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Destiny Church's Hannah Tamaki describes the new political party she will lead, no National deal in Botany, a parliamentary staffer is stood down over sexual assault complaint, Civil Aviation Authority confused over its safety role, no change for customers in NZ after Google crackdown on Huawei, the first steps taken in the Pike River Mine re-entry, accused mosque gunman faces terrorism charge, IPCA rules fatal police chase should never have...

Duration:01:12:35

The Week In Review for week ending Fri June 14 2019

6/14/2019
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A review of the week's news including... NZ political polls: Which one is right?, Dotcom extradition appeal begins in Supreme Court, Defence Force 'super' Hercules planes unnecessary - Greens, Defence Force upgrades have multifaceted purpose - Patman, Speed cameras only for most dangerous roads - Genter, Health Minister called to 'step in' over maternity concerns, Auckland Council declares climate emergency, Ecologist Mike Joy supports call for study on nitrates in drinking water, Shane...

Duration:01:09:56

The Week In Review for week ending Fri June 7 2019

6/7/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Suspected quadruple shooting in Waikato confounds residents, Ireland MPs concerned at Makhlouf appointment to Central Bank, Bridges concerned over limits of inquiry into Treasury breach, Georgina Beyer declined invite to Destiny Church's apology party, publishing mosque gunman's photo could increase his notoriety, dodgy landlord ordered to pay $180,000, petition delivered to Parliament calling for more free dental care, Venice cruise crash NZ...

Duration:01:22:54

The Week In Review for week ending Fri May 31 2019

6/7/2019
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A review of the week's news including... the Budget, new 787s for Air New Zealand, Destiny Church to hold a LGBT event, dental care for children under pressure, Phamac under pressure to stump up for more medicines, defamed business man detained at Auckland Airport, does the Rainbow Tick protect LGBTQI employees?, fears booze ban will push students to riskier places, roadside baby's parents warn DHB of looming disaster and the Auckland Harbour Bridge turns 60.

Duration:01:49:48

The Week In Review for week ending Fri May 24 2019

5/24/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Destiny Church's Hannah Tamaki describes the new political party she will lead, no National deal in Botany, a parliamentary staffer is stood down over sexual assault complaint, Civil Aviation Authority confused over its safety role, no change for customers in NZ after Google crackdown on Huawei, the first steps taken in the Pike River Mine re-entry, accused mosque gunman faces terrorism charge, IPCA rules fatal police chase should never have...

Duration:01:12:35

The Week In Review for week ending Fri May 17 2019

5/18/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Accused killers of NZ tourists secretly settled in Australia, Facebook imposes new live-streaming restrictions, Ardern calls for more humane internet, why ACC is turning away mosques attack survivors, Wellington's $6.4b transport plan announced despite treasury warnings, two patients die in Auckland mental health unit within one week, primary and secondary teacher unions discuss pay and conditions, Maori represent 43% of Auckland's rough sleepers -...

Duration:01:31:51

The Week In Review for week ending Fri May 10 2019

5/10/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Cannabis vote legal details to be ironed out, climate change bill hopeful but has flaws say experts, Mark Lundy granted Supreme Court hearing, Auckland Uni to establish working group to tackle discrimination, official cash rate cut a double edged sword for NZers, primary principals union boss quits citing low teacher morale, what it means to be the first Maori Supreme Court judge, soldier killed in training exercise was decorated Afghanistan...

Duration:01:08:40

The Week In Review for week ending Fri May 3 2019

5/3/2019
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A review of the week's news including... Pike families wait for details after mine re-entry delayed, no independent proof Destiny Church's 'Man-Up' programme works but it's director welcomes audit, average Auckland house price drops $100,000 over three years, Christchurch mosque shooting survivor dies from injuries, proposed drug laws go too far according to the Police Association, Taita College students receive free lunches, a National Party leadership panel discussion, National wants the...

Duration:01:16:08