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Events In History

10 November 1871

Events in 1870-71 led Otago Daily Times editor George Barton to claim in his newspaper that the government had been intercepting telegraphs for political gain.


Parliament's people

Today there are usually between 120 and 123 MPs in New Zealand's Parliament, which is a far cry from the 37 who met for the first time in Auckland in 1854. Read the full article

Page 8 - Reporting and broadcasting

The reporting of Parliament has always been an important part of the parliamentary