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Wednesday, 25 August 2021, 6:28 am | The Scoop Editor

DELEGATION OF THE EUROPEAN UNION TO ETHIOPIA Author: J. NAUDTS Date: August 20th, 2021 Classification: LIMITED To: Rita Laranjinha Subject: ETHIOPIA – Overview August 14 – 20: Both sides remain convinced that a military victory is within reach Summary: ... More >>

A Cult Classic In The Making: Star Fetchers

Monday, 26 July 2021, 11:11 am | The Scoop Editor

In a gaming world lined with formulaic genre loops of gameplay, generic orchestral soundtracks and board-approved Disney-quip writing, the place to look for titles with real heart and soul has always been the world of independent games.  Defined ... More >>

Budget 2021 Full Coverage

Friday, 21 May 2021, 11:39 am | Scoop Publishing

A summary of budget 2021 coverage on Scoop from a range of publishers and across sectors. More >>

PM's post-Cabinet press conference May 10 2021

Monday, 10 May 2021, 7:36 pm | The Scoop Team

At the Prime Minister’s post-Cabinet press conference PM Jacinda Ardern spoke about 2,400 more migrant workers being allowed into New Zealand for seasonal horticultural work. Other topics covered included general migration and border policy, pay restraint ... More >>

NZ goes to level 2 lockdown, Auckland level 3

Sunday, 14 February 2021, 7:37 pm | The Scoop Team

Cabinet has decided from 11.59pm tonight Auckland will move to alert level 3 for three days until midnight Wednesday. The rest of the country will move to level 2 for the same period. This will be reviewed every 24 hours. This follows a mother, ... More >>

A Greener, Cleaner, Brighter Future

Wednesday, 2 December 2020, 6:07 pm | The Scoop Editors

" The world has a high fever and is burning up. Climate disruption is daily news – from devastating wildfires to record floods. The damage to people and the environment is immense and growing." - UN Secretary-General António Guterres ... More >>

SATIRE: Drug Dealer's Union Thank Voters

Friday, 30 October 2020, 2:58 pm | The Scoop Team

The Drug Dealer's Union of New Zealand thanks voters for their decision on the proposed Cannabis Legalisation and Control Bill. An official statement from the chairman of the union follows. More >>

Energy Policy Roundup 2020

Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 12:07 pm | The Scoop Editors

A policy analysis of the key energy policies of the main parties in the 2020 Election by the Scoop Editorial team as part of the Transitional Energy Series. More >>

Auckland to remain at level 3 restrictions and rest of NZ at level 2 for 12 more days

Friday, 14 August 2020, 5:40 pm | The Scoop Team

Auckland will remain at level three restrictions and the rest of the country at level 2 for 12 more days Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced. She said this would be reviewed on August 21, but there was no indication yet anywhere was required to go to level More >>

Dissolution of Parliament delayed as Govt hunts source of new covid infections and possible spread

Wednesday, 12 August 2020, 11:07 am | The Scoop Team

The dissolution of Parliament has been deferred by at a least a few days due to the new covid-19 cases, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said. This was in case Parliament had to be reconvened as more information came to light, Ardern said at a briefing ... More >>

Covid-19 returns and Auckland moves level 3 restriction and the rest of NZ level 2

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 10:53 pm | The Scoop Team

Auckland will move to level 3 covid-19 restrictions from midday Wednesday after four positive cases of the virus outside of managed isolation, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said. The rest of the country would also move to level 2 restrictions with ... More >>

Auckland to move to level 3 covid-19 restrictions, rest of NZ to level 2 after cases return

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 9:35 pm | The Scoop Team

Auckland is moving into level three covid-19 restrictions after four cases of the virus were detected in one family in Auckland, PM Jacinda Ardern said. The rest of the country will move to level two restrictions from midday tomorrow. There were ... More >>

Community transmission of covid-19 returns to New Zealand with four cases

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 9:26 pm | The Scoop Team

After 102 days of being covid-19 free the first cases of covid-19 in the community have returned, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said tonight There are four cases in one family in south Auckland. There is no known contact with overseas travel. Others More >>

Democracy 2.0 Delivered In Aotearoa NZ: NextElection Partners With Scoop For Exciting Democracy Tech

Monday, 10 August 2020, 9:19 am | The Scoop Editors

Joint Press Release: NextElection,, ScoopCitizen NextElection , a technology platform empowering democracy and Government accountability, and Scoop Independent News have partnered to strengthen citizen participation in the 2020 New Zealand General ... More >>

Prime Minister’s Press Conference June 15 2020 - Fast Track Consent Process

Monday, 15 June 2020, 4:09 pm | The Scoop Team

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern outlined plans to fast track consents for some infrastructure work today. Speaking at the post-Cabinet Press conference, Arden said 11 infrastructure projects will be fast-tracked under a new law to help rebuild the economy after the ... More >>

PM’s Press Conference – The Move To Level One

Monday, 8 June 2020, 3:14 pm | The Scoop Team

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said New Zealand will move to covid-19 level one restrictions from midnight tonight. Cabinet’s decision follows the Ministry of Health saying there were no active cases in the country and there had been no new ... More >>

Budget 2020 Full Coverage

Saturday, 16 May 2020, 11:31 am | Scoop Publishing

A summary of budget 2020 coverage on Scoop from a range of publishers and across sectors. More >>

PM’s press conference on covid-19 lockdown decision

Monday, 20 April 2020, 4:29 pm | The Scoop Team

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced New Zealand would move from level 4 lockdown restriction to level 3 next week. More >>

Post-Cab Press Conference 30/3/2020 - COVID-19 Response

Monday, 30 March 2020, 5:09 pm | The Scoop Team

Today Cabinet was focused on the response to protect NZers from COVID-19. Ardern outlined More >>

Probably the last photo taken of the Wanaka Tree

Saturday, 21 March 2020, 6:37 pm | The Scoop Team

The following photo was taken by Matteo Rolfi of MRolfiphotography on the night of Friday March 13th, with around an 18 minute exposure. More >>