6 May 2014

Te Manu Korihi News for 6 May 2014

From Checkpoint, 6:47 pm on 6 May 2014

Tainui Group Holdings has launched its bid for a three-billion dollar freight, commercial and residential development at Ruakura; The Labour Party's Nanaia Mahuta, who's today been promoted to the Maori Affairs portfolio in opposition, is rejecting a rival's suggestion she should go into Parliament as a list MP; New figures suggest watching television programmes about Maori is the most common modern cultural activity among tangata whenua; The Education Minister, Hekia Parata, believes a survey, which found some teachers negatively stereotyping Maori students, isn't reflective of what most teachers think.