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'They won't allow women to work, but they will allow them to beg'
The Taliban have once again banned women from work or schools. Photo / Getty Images
'I just want to get my hands dirty'- Owen Pomana helping Ukraine war refugees
Humanitarian worker Owen Pomana (Ngāti Kahungunu) spoke to Te Ao Mārama from the border of Hungary and Ukraine last week, as he helped to transport supplies across the border for families
Māori Party wants capital gains tax, welcomes refugee announcement
The rising cost of living is foremost on the minds of many right now, as the price of food and petrol soar.
More refugees welcomed into Aotearoa
More families fleeing war will have a safe place to call home in Aotearoa after the government announced their decision to increase the refugee quota.
Labour remain intent on lifting refugee quota
Labour remain intent on lifting New Zealand's refugee quota to 1,500 despite the differing stance from NZ First who say the coalition government have not promised to double refugee numbers.
Labour Party promises to support Pacific climate change refugees
Te Atatū MP Phil Twyford has made a promise on behalf of the Labour Party to support Pacific Nations in the wake of climate change. The promise was made at the annual Kiribati Independence celebration in Auckland.
Auckland home to New Zealand's newest refugee school
Today is World Refugee Day and the Ministry of Education has opened a new school for refugees at the Mangere Refugee Centre to replace the temporary school that has been there since 2013.
Green Party plans to increase refugee quota to 5,000 a year
The Green Party is acknowledging World Refugee Day by releasing its commitment to increase the refugee quota to 5.000 per year.
Māori Party co-leader wants to see refugee quota increased after Trump ban
Māori Party co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says New Zealand's refugee quota should be increased after concerns about what is happening overseas. This comes after US President Donald Trump signed an executive order to ban countries that are predominately Muslim from entering America.