Hell roasted for condom stunt

Dominion Post 30 Nov 06 It was an advertising campaign that was just too much of a sin for hundreds of people. Now the Advertising Standards Authority has agreed Hell …

The Evening Standard UK 27 Nov 06 A mother-of-two who was left in a coma after a car crash nearly two years ago has started laughing at her children’s jokes. …

Four big, fat myths

By Patrick Basham and John Luik, Sunday Telegraph 26 Nov 06 The Government wants to set up a database to monitor every child in the country — including their diet. But …

Free fruit and veg for low income families

Evening Standard UK 25 Nov 06 Pregnant women and toddlers from low income families are to get free fruit and vegetables under a Government scheme starting next week. The Healthy …

Families no better off 20 years on

NZ Herald 25 Nov 06 A massive shift of women into paid work over the past 20 years has left the average New Zealand family no better off. A research project led by …

Women still want to be stay-at-home mums

NZ Herald 25 Nov 06 Women still want to be stay-at-home mums – but research suggests they may not be as happy as they expected. A Massey University sociologist, who has done …

Liquor ads, sponsorship ban advocated

Waikato Times 23 Nov 06 Waikato District Health Board has called for an end to all alcohol advertising and sponsorship. Health board chairman Michael Ludbrook has told a government liquor …

Smacking ban gets the votes to become law

NZ Herald 21 Nov 06 The anti-smacking bill looks certain to be passed by Parliament in a slightly weakened form. The Herald has confirmed claims by the bill’s sponsor, Green MP Sue …