Feeble animal welfare laws

Pigs New Zealand's abysmal record on animal rights should be an election issue, writes Catriona MacLennan.

Tougher rules welcome for sevens

Wellington Sevens It's always a risk with a party - that point in the evening where the mood changes and things tip over.

Capital needs more creative people

Meeting OPINION: Potential workers see Wellington as having limited career opportunities and, as a result, are not confident about staying or shifting here.

Why Key has cut Craig out of the deal

Colin Craig OPINION: Craig would have to be found a National seat where the local candidate was prepared to throw away his or her seat.

Credit where it's due

Effective, caring politicians on their retirement are worthy of recognition.

Land should be for all of us to enjoy

We agree with Kara Lipski's statement in her letter Cyclists and walkers need to share (July 25). ''It's great that everyone may use the waterfront - it's our space.'' ''Our space'' indeed. We certainly don't want to see an office block on Site 10 or anywhere at North Kumutoto. It's public land and should be landscaped to make a wonderful area for all to enjoy.

Freedom of speech a valuable right

Leave our taonga where they belong

Big push needed to unlock our potential

Wellington Waterfront Wellington has made real economic progress in the past year, as shown by today's article revisiting The Dominion Post's Wellington Report of a year ago.

Make MPs' spending records public

It's scandalous that anyone in the public service can have their spending scrutinised, yet MPs remain protected.

'No' to binding referendums

Editorial: Flyover option needed

Editorial | Football feast a win for wellington

Full credit to everyone involved in the weekend's flurry of football - the Phoenix owners, players and fans most of all.

Nowhere to hide

Southland Times photo Everything he said circled back to the point that his time in the Beehive was ending. It was like he was dying.

Noise aversion

Some sudden, intrusive sounds provoke what I can only describe as an involuntary, irrational rage.

NZ First an MMP survivor

My memory of the river is vivid

Sky to fall in over flyover

Howzat! The umpires have rejected the dodgy pitch of the NZ Transport Agency for a Basin Reserve flyover.

Comments: Why some don't make it

commenters BLOG: Ever wondered why your comment didn't make it on to our website? Here's why.

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