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    In Hong Kong, violence is the new normal for protesters and police
     20 November 2019
    As violence brings Hong Kong to a halt again and again, will support for the city's student protesters wane or is there another way to express dissent? Adam Ni explains.
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    Hong Kong protesters fear lives in danger as police patience runs thin
    19 Nov: Under a huge neon sign saying peace, Hongkongers are devising how to help protesters holed up at a university escape authorities' clutches. Their answer is to divert police by creating more chaos — something this city has already had its fair share of.... more
    Hong Kong mask ban ruled 'unconstitutional' as siege of Polytechnic University continues
    19 Nov: Hong Kong police lay siege to one of the city's universities, firing tear gas and rubber bullets at demonstrators trying to breach their cordon as judges rule against a facemask ban imposed by the government last month.... more
    Hong Kong protesters using catapults, archery bows and Molotov cocktails in battle for 'democracy and freedom'
    18 Nov: At one of Hong Kong's top universities, student protesters are producing Molotov cocktails on an almost industrial scale, while others are using catapults and bows to fire rocks and arrows at police. This is what it's like on the front line.... more
    Mixed reviews on the new digital curriculum being implemented next year
    17 Nov: Mixed reviews on the new digital curriculum being implemented next year... more
    Australian Timothy Weeks and American Kevin King could be released in Taliban prisoner exchange
    14 Nov: After more than three years of captivity and a failed US Navy SEAL mission to rescue him, Australian teacher Timothy Weeks could soon be freed in a prisoner exchange between the Afghanistan government and the Taliban.... more
    Chris Hipkins says an extra member on a school board, won't change outcomes for Maori students
    12 Nov: Chris Hipkins says an extra member on a school board, won't change outcomes for Maori students... more
    The first generations of 'digi kids' are struggling with literacy as experts warn against screen time
    11 Nov: A Four Corners investigation finds there are growing fears among education experts that screen time is contributing to a generation of skim readers with poor literacy, who may struggle to gain employment later in life as low-skilled jobs disappear.... more
    Disney employees, former assistant school principal arrested in child pornography sting in Florida
    10 Nov: Police in Florida arrest 17 men on child pornography charges, with two of them being Disney employees and one a former assistant school principal.... more
    Police have given the all-clear to Otago Boys' High after a threat was made on the first day of exams
    8 Nov: Police have given the all-clear to Otago Boys' High after a threat was made on the first day of exams... more

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     29 Oct: A Blenheim teacher will be sentenced in December after admitting having sex with two 14-year-old boys +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     29 Oct: Predatory and abusive, is how a former Blenheim teacher is being described after pleading guilty to having sex with two 15-year-old boys +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     06 Nov: A school broadband provider says more kids are accessing online pornography ++++++++++++++++++++
     11 Nov: The first generations of 'digi kids' are struggling with literacy as experts warn against screen time +++++++++++++
     28 Oct: Fire and Emergency New Zealand are getting started on a recovery plan for a Christchurch school first thing this morning +++++++++++
     08 Nov: A North Canterbury school is rallying together following the death of a much-loved student +++++++++++
     21 Oct: Two early childcare teachers have been censured for force-feeding and smacking children ++++++++++

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      19 Nov: Shareholders in collapsed intueri education going to court (Stuff.co.nz)
      18 Nov: Intueri directors, promoters face class action (NZ Herald)
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      18 Nov: Royal visit takes prince charles and duchess camilla from waitangi to christchurch (RadioNZ)
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