News | Politics
24 Jul 2021 17:34
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Politics

    Winston Peters is largely sticking to his tried and tested political script, despite his long absence from the public spotlight

    Winston Peters is largely sticking to his tried and tested political script, despite his long absence from the public spotlight


    In a speech to New Zealand First supporters this afternoon, Mr Peters took aim at 'the woke' as well as his usual political rivals.

    But much of his 40 minute speech was dedicated to his opposition to the Government increasingly using Maori names

    Mr Peters is questioning when the last time a Government initiative used an English name, rather than one in Maori, for a new department.

    He is also critical of 'Aotearoa' being used instead of 'New Zealand'.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Politics News
     24 Jul: Eight weeks without Australia isn't phasing the Capital
     24 Jul: Thousands of skilled regional visa holders are stuck abroad and they want clarity around their future
     23 Jul: An investigation's under way after a company that services IT systems for Northern DHBs has found unusual technology activity
     23 Jul: There are three new cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation today, none in the community
     23 Jul: Labour's Tamati Coffey says he'll be monitoring the investigation into a covid booklet which depicted the covid virus with mataora, or Maori faces
     23 Jul: No, the federal government's COVID-19 app wasn't behind TikTok 'predictions' of NSW case numbers
     23 Jul: First home buyers could be at the greatest risk, should interest rates rise
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Hawke's Bay have made light work of their latest Ranfurly Shield challenger in East Coast More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    To take a step back from the Olympics for a second... the Warriors have been able to get on with business despite the news of New Zealand and Australia's withdrawal from this year's Rugby League World Cup More...



     Today's News

    Rugby:
    Hawke's Bay have made light work of their latest Ranfurly Shield challenger in East Coast 17:26

    Entertainment:
    Riley Keough "couldn't get out of bed" for months after her brother died 17:24

    Rugby League:
    The Warriors are avoiding tagging this afternoon's NRL match against South Sydney as a must-win 16:56

    Entertainment:
    Chrissy Teigen has revealed the stack of condolence letters she received from fans, after her baby son Jack was stillborn in September 2020 16:54

    Entertainment:
    Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, "wanted to meet someone" on her London trips 16:24

    Rugby League:
    The Warriors take on the SOuth Sydney Rabbitohs in the NRL this afterbnoon 16:16

    General:
    Here are some of the big moments to watch out for during the Tokyo Olympics 16:06

    General:
    Missed the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony? Here are the key moments and how to watch the highlights 15:56

    Rugby:
    Brook Robertson and Stephen Jones are through to the semifinals in the men's rowing pair at the Tokyo Olympics 15:56

    Entertainment:
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have shared a new photograph to celebrate Prince George's eighth birthday 15:54


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd