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  1. Video for Mighty River Power share sales proceed
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    Mighty River Power share sales proceed

    Pre-registration for the Mighty River Power (MRP) share offering opened today, and New Zealanders were given first dibs.  However, earlier today, the demand was so high, it caused the Government's Mighty River Power website to crash.

  2. Video for Will Iwi purchase shares in Mighty River Power ?
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    Will Iwi purchase shares in Mighty River Power?

    Today's launch gave rise to questions like who among us Māori would purchase shares and what next for the Māori Council?

  3. Video for Greens push for referendum on Asset sales
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    Greens push for referendum on Asset sales

    Although the sale of Mighty River Power shares has been actioned, momentum for the sale of the remaining assets could be thwarted with a Green Party-initiated referendum on the issue looking likely.

  4. Video for Supreme Court dismisses Māori Councils claim
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    Supreme Court dismisses Māori Councils claim

    The Supreme Court has dismissed the New Zealand Māori council's bid to put a stop to the sale of Mighty River Power 

  5. Video for No merger for Māori schools
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    No merger for Māori schools

    The Education Minister's axe won't be falling on Christchurch's total immersion Māori schools. That's the current situation after Hekia Parata announced closures to seven schools, and the merging of another 12 in Christchurch. However, there's to be no merger for Te Whānau Tahi and Te Kura Whakapūmau i te Reo Tūturu Ki Waitaha, who the Ministry proposed merging last year.

  6. Video for Māori MPs expenses
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    Māori MPs expenses

    In three months, Māori MPs have logged expenses of over $3mil.  This from the Members' expense disclosure for October to December. According to our political reporter, Maiki Sherman, the Māori Party leaders are at the top of the list.

  7. Video for Turei goes head-to-head with Parata
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    Turei goes head-to-head with Parata

    The Green Party portfolio list is out and Metiria Turei now holds the Green’s education portfolio, which will see her going head to head with current Minister, Hekia Parata. 

  8. Video for The origins of annual Rātana pilgrimage
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    The origins of annual Rātana pilgrimage

    This week, politicians will head to Rātana Pā, the home of Tahupōtiki Wiremu Rātana, for the annual pilgrimage of enlightenment.

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    If gay marriage is legalised, will it increase crime rates?

    An advocate for Māori children is refuting claims that crime rates would rise if gay marriage is legalised. The director of Te Mana Ririki, Anton Blank, says that comments made by Garth McVicar, head of the Sensible Sentencing Trust, about children raised by gay parents being more likely to commit crime, are ridiculous.

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