Iwi called in after koiwi found on Waikato Expressway site
Contractors working on the Waikato Expressway discovered human bones yesterday. The discovery triggered a protocol where earthworks were immediately stopped.
Voters in Māori electorates wanted to keep current flag the most
The official flag referendum results have been released and shows that voters in the Māori electorates wanted to retain the current flag the most. Some Māori MPs are not surprised by this and say it's not the right time to change the flag.
Iwi considered vital to future NZ education system
Iwi and the education sector need to work closer together. That’s according to Sir Mason Durie at Te Wānanga Mātauranga a Ngā Pūmanawa e Waru. The trust is dedicated to assisting students in Rotorua to excel in education.
Māori parents have more whānau support than any other NZers - study
A recent survey conducted by Statistics NZ has revealed that two-parent Māori families have more supportive friends and family than any other New Zealanders.
NZ rates high in international literacy study
A Connecticut State University survey says New Zealand ranks 15th in the world for literacy standards in schools, but just how much do Māori students contribute to that ranking?
Hunt for the Wilderpeople feature young Māori talent
Last night saw the launch of Taika Waititi’s latest film, The Hunt for the Wilderpeople. The premiere saw most of the star-studded cast turnout on the green carpet.