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Manus Island asylum seekers win right to sue PNG Government over detention
16 December 2017
Papua New Guinea's Supreme Court gives asylum seekers the right to pursue a compensation claim against the PNG government for illegally detaining them on Manus Island.
PNG Supreme Court dismisses warrant for Peter O'Neill's arrest over corruption allegations
Papua New Guinea's Supreme Court quashes a long-standing arrest warrant for official corruption against the country's Prime Minister....
America's Cup should be free: Team NZ
Team NZ boss Grant Dalton says the next America's Cup in Auckland will be free to watch if the government can stump up with an event fee....
More praise for families package
Child Poverty Action is the latest advocacy group to paise the government's families package, but it would like the financial help to start earlier....
Navy tanker decommissioned after 30 years
The tanker HMNZS Endeavour is set to be decommissioned in Auckland on Friday after three decades of service....
No more poverty for 80,000 kids: Robertson
Labour says its families package, unveiled on Thursday, will lift 80,000 children out of poverty over the next five years....
Secret coalition document to remain hidden
A secret 33-page Labour-NZ First coalition document can stay hidden, Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has decided....
TOP to fight next election, minus Morgan
The Opportunities Party's has lost both its leader Gareth Morgan and co-deputy leader Geoff Simmons in one day, but the party will contest the next election....
NZ bone marrow registry needs more donors
New Zealand needs more Maori and Pasifika bone marrow donors and the good news is blood service boss Sam Cliffe says it doesn't mean needles in bones anymore....
Govt could cap civil service pay
The government isn't ruling out putting a cap on chief executive pay scales as it looks for ways to curb "quite rampant" public service salary increases....
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