Katie Kenny

Katie Kenny

Journalist for Fairfax Media NZ

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Prime Minister Bill English's police statement meant a search ...

Prime Minister Bill English's statement admitting he knew MP Todd Barclay had a recording of a staff member was enough for police to launch a search for the dictaphone, a top barrister says.

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New Zealand existed before America started paying attention | Stuff ...

OPINION: New Zealand is more than a little 'it' country

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To facilitate anti-vaccine rhetoric as 'debate' is dangerous and wrong | Stuff.co.nz

ANALYSIS: Here are the facts: vaccines are safe, and widespread vaccination is good for public health.

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Kiwi shares his story from the front line of migrant rescue missions ...

When he's not doing home renovations or tending to his chickens, Wellingtonian Shaun Cornelius is helping save lives on the other side of the world.

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It's a story about a service for women by women, so why are men ...

This was a story about a solution by women for women, but all the angry reaction was from men. Why?

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How to cope with back-to-back Wellington winters | Stuff.co.nz

Feeling hard done by this summer, we're not ready to hunker down for the long, dark haul.

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Move on from anger over plea bargains in child homicide cases ...

Before sounding off about plea bargain deals and soft sentences for child homicide cases, as people did after the sentencing of Moko Rangitoheriri's killers, consider the case of Jayden Perrin, whose killer walked.

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Wellington trials the latest in trauma treatment: yoga | Stuff.co.nz

While the women are from different countries and cultures, their reasons for attending this yoga class in Wellington are remarkably similar.

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Taboo over speaking ill of the dead doesn't apply in a social media ...

ANALYSIS: De mortuis nihil nisi bonum. In Latin, that essentially means nothing but good should be spoken of the dead. On social media, it means nothing.

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Exploring links between seismic vessels and New Zealand's marine ...

Recent strandings in the context of large surveying projects has caused concern among environmentalists.

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Not-so-happy new year for photographed partygoers | Stuff.co.nz

ANALYSIS: Photos of a man kicking another, ripped dresses - too far or fair game?

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Line up another white male prime minister | Stuff.co.nz

ANALYSIS: If you look at a lineup of New Zealand prime ministers and relax your eyes, it's likely the faces will merge into one.

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The New York Times

Gifts for your watch

A new year is traditionally the time for reinventing oneself. And if you have a tired timepiece, perhaps some custom accessories would give it new life, too.

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NZ: Before and after John Key

Is NZ today in better shape than when John Key found it?

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The New York Times

Experiences, With a Bow on Them

Many people are choosing to spend their disposable income on experiences over material goods, overhauling the ritual of gift giving.