OPINION: Nigella Lawson's guest appearance in MasterChef Australia failed to impress.
OPINION: Every year the Turbos get Manawatu rugby fans' hopes up.
OPINION: Why was a man as disturbed as Ross Bremner not in care?
OPINION: Judith Collins was on the mark. Poor people have free will too.
OPINION: Poorer neighbourhoods are not where most councillors choose to live.
Police are brushing up their skills in dealing with mental health issues.
PAWS & CLAWS: Hernias may be something we associate with older guys lifting heavy objects but at the pet hospital on Pitama Rd we saw an epidemic of different types of hernias last week.
TUNNEL VISION: I've never known someone to agonise so long over his last will and testament.
Greer Berry: I shouldn’t have started things off between us and I will admit, I made the first move.
OPINION: Sneering views in social media vacuum no way forward.
OPINION: One of the wonderful things about local body elections is that they always have the capacity to surprise you.
Anyone questioning why you can't compare different eras of rugby need to look no further than the All Blacks' 57-15 annihilation of the Springboks in Durban.
OPINION: Comedian Stephen Fry bemoaned a movement at Oxford University that had lobbied for the removal of a statue of Cecil Rhodes.
Number twos is a subject definitely on the "not to talk about list".
Dennis Waterman has a face that hasn't just been lived in, it's been rented out.
OPINION: Passing on the power, from electors, to councillors, to chief executive.
OPINION: There has been talk of a possible Cabinet reshuffle lately.
OPINION: Council should not change expectations in unnecessary review.
OPINION: Racist revelation sparks intriguing debate about former PM Massey University is named after.
Some lives end while others are just beginning.
OPINION: With the swearing in of the new governor general, I've been thinking about an old one.
OPINION: The way people talk you'd think we were on the verge of collapse.
Nehe Milner-Skudder is on the road to recovery.
OPINION: Brad has been found wanting as a father and Ange is very consciously uncoupling for the sake of the children.
OPINION: Just ban dog breeds and be done with it.
OPINION: Shame on the infidels who thought Cantabs would romp home.
OPINION: What will it take for Labour to win the next election?
OPINION: The tribunal's decision defies belief and will leave landlords worried.
OPINION: Local body election time brings out some hardy perennials from the garden of our discontent.
The domestic rabbit is fast becoming one of our most popular pets.