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    Corbyn, Palestinians and Brexit

    Corbyn, Palestinians and Brexit


    OPINION: It sounds like a tempest in a teapot, but it could bring down Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's Labour Party – and that could end up meaning that Britain doesn't leave the European Union after...

    OPINION: It sounds like a tempest in a teapot, but it could bring down Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's Labour Party – and that could end up meaning that Britain doesn't leave the European Union after all.
    Palmerston North author tours New Zealand by rail

    Palmerston North author tours New Zealand by rail


    Majestic steam engines captivated a young Denis Dwyer. The author tells Jimmy Ellingham of his love of rail and travels around New...

    Majestic steam engines captivated a young Denis Dwyer. The author tells Jimmy Ellingham of his love of rail and travels around New Zealand.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman pens White House memoir calling Trump racist

    Omarosa Manigault Newman pens White House memoir calling Trump racist


    Omarosa Manigault Newman was offered a US$15,000 (NZ$22,792)-a-month contract from US President Donald Trump's campaign to stay silent after being fired from her job as a White House aide by Chief of Staff John Kelly last December, according to...

    Omarosa Manigault Newman was offered a US$15,000 (NZ$22,792)-a-month contract from US President Donald Trump's campaign to stay silent after being fired from her job as a White House aide by Chief of Staff John Kelly last December, according to her forthcoming book and people familiar with the proposal.
    Sam Hunt: The last outlaw poet

    Sam Hunt: The last outlaw poet


    New Zealand's best known poet has retired. Sort of. Philip Matthews asks Sam Hunt why he is off the...

    New Zealand's best known poet has retired. Sort of. Philip Matthews asks Sam Hunt why he is off the road. 
    Award-winning father and daughter writers join forces on stage

    Award-winning father and daughter writers join forces on stage


    A famous father and daughter writing duo are sharing with their fans what life is like with two writers in the...

    A famous father and daughter writing duo are sharing with their fans what life is like with two writers in the family. 
    Christchurch quake: The other side of bravery

    Christchurch quake: The other side of bravery


    A powerful new earthquake memoir explores a family's grief, and its resilience. Philip Matthews...

    A powerful new earthquake memoir explores a family's grief, and its resilience. Philip Matthews reports. 
    The 104-Storey Treehouse: a superfan's Q&A with authors Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton

    The 104-Storey Treehouse: a superfan's Q&A with authors Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton


    Those without a 6 to 10-year-old in their life may be unaware that the year's most hotly anticipated read came out last month. The eighth instalment in the franchise sees young friends Andy and Terry (aka author Andy Griffiths and illustrator Terry...

    Those without a 6 to 10-year-old in their life may be unaware that the year's most hotly anticipated read came out last month. The eighth instalment in the franchise sees young friends Andy and Terry (aka author Andy Griffiths and illustrator Terry Denton) mess about in their treehouse when they should really be writing a book. Somehow they manage to deliver the goods to their publisher – as their treehouse gains another 13 storeys – each time.
    Hemingway war story from 1956 published for first time

    Hemingway war story from 1956 published for first time


    The themes and trappings are familiar for an Ernest Hemingway narrative: Paris, wartime, talk of books and wine and the scars of...

    The themes and trappings are familiar for an Ernest Hemingway narrative: Paris, wartime, talk of books and wine and the scars of battle.
    World Table: a book that tells immigrants' stories through food

    World Table: a book that tells immigrants' stories through food


    When Nicola Martin lived in Hamilton, she was frequently reminded of the diverse cultures in her community. She lived near The Settlement Centre Waikato, in Claudelands, which assists newcomers to the city, and she'd see many interesting people visiting...

    When Nicola Martin lived in Hamilton, she was frequently reminded of the diverse cultures in her community. She lived near The Settlement Centre Waikato, in Claudelands, which assists newcomers to the city, and she'd see many interesting people visiting it.