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No place for guns in schools: MPs
7 June 2017
Guidelines are being developed after the Defence Force made a visit to Palmerston North school and allowed students to pose for pictures with assault weapons.
Auckland student joins Pacific expedition
An Auckland University science student will be part of the crew when a schooner that belonged to Sir Peter Blake sails from Suva and into Waitemata Harbour....
Massey Uni receives anonymous $3.4m gift
Massey University has received the largest single donation in its 90-year history - an anonymous $3.4 million gift....
Mountaineer Graeme Dingle earns knighthood
Kiwi mountaineer Graeme Dingle has earned a knighthood for teaching school children the impossible is possible if you have a good plan....
Detector dogs heading to Fiji
Six Fijian dog handlers graduated from the Royal New Zealand Police College Dog Training Centre on Friday, ready to serve in the fight against drugs in Fiji....
Study calls for change to tobacco sales
Radically changing how tobacco is sold will be crucial to the government's goal of having the country smokefree by 2025, according to an Otago University study....
Teenage abuse 'a serious problem' in NZ
Greater efforts are needed to address the serious problem of violence and abuse in teenage relationships in New Zealand, an Otago University paper says....
Auckland Uni gets share of $215m fund
Auckland and eight Australian universities will together receive investment of $215 million to find and develop companies involved in "disruptive innovation"....
Wanaka to get new primary school
The small but growing town of Wanaka is to get a second big primary school costing $16 million, the government says....
Principals call for funding in open letter
School principals have published an open letter to the government seeking more funding so they can pay support staff more....
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