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Questions still surround the origin of an historic kakahu or cloak found in a house in England and believed to have belonged to Rewi Maniapoto.
The country's best young orators have taken to the stage as part of the first day of the renowned Ngā Manu Kōrero competition.
Iwi leaders are urging the government not to sideline a landmark Waitangi Tribunal report into water rights and recognise Māori proprietary rights. Audio
Kiingi Tūheitia says he is encouraged by the progress between opposing mana whenua at Ihumātao.
Pressure is building to review an Aviation Security policy on Māori taonga not being allowed to be taken onto planes.
A Māori man says he was left upset and frustrated after Aviation Security staff would not let him bring his walking stick onto a plane because they said it could be used as a weapon.
Moriori leaders reaching a settlement with the Crown say they hope it gets rid of the myths colonisation has caused to their people.
The Waitangi Tribunal has called for an urgent repeal on a law stopping prisoners from voting. Audio
Those against a development at Ihumātao have accepted the Kiingitanga's offer to host a hui for all mana whenua to find a resolution.
Tears of joy and cheers filled a courtroom in the Hutt Valley when a grandmother was granted custody of her six-month-old mokopuna after a long battle with Oranga Tamariki.
Applicants wanting customary title of their coastlines say the longer the Crown takes the more people will die and not see justice.
A lawyer representing claimants in the Waitangi Tribunal Mana Wāhine inquiry says government funding to progress it shows a willingness to find a solution to address the disparity experienced by…
New figures show the gap between rangatahi Māori and non-Māori being arrested continues to widen.
Advocates supporting an open letter calling for the government to stop uplifting babies say the public have had enough and urgent change is needed.
With Oranga Tamariki still "uplifting" three Māori babies from their families each week, a petition says the organisation is not living up to its Māori name, and it must be changed.
A Māori housing advocate say they are frustrated they aren't being used to help the government reach its housing targets.
Some in the Māori health sector are concerned Māori needs and voices have been lost following the government's response to the long-awaited Mental Health and Addiction Inquiry.
Parliament has passed the third and final reading of a landmark bill that gives Ngāti Porou greater rights to marine and coastal resources.
Whānau Māori developing under-utilised freehold land is the focus of a new $56.1 million government investment.
The Waitangi Tribunal has heard the ban on prisoners voting is underpinned by racism and disproportianately impacts on Māori.
Master waka builder and navigator Sir Hekenukumai Busby has been laid to rest in the Far North.
Almost $100m will be spent over four years in a bid to break the cycle of Māori reoffending and imprisonment, and reduce the prison population by 30 percent.
Māori leaders in the fight for climate change say the government needs to let Māori determine climate change policy - not just be consulted.
The government needs to be accountable to iwi while it overhauls the welfare system, a whānau ora commissioning agency says.
Māori health organisations are calling for the government to overhaul what they say are discriminatory drug laws.