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Best laid schemes
KiwiSaver returns may be unpredictable, but the often-ignored and sometimes large fees you pay are forever. by Pattrick Smellie
Alive and kicking
Author and critic Clive James has turned out three new books, despite being terminally ill. by Mark Broatch
Race? What race?
As the campaign gathers force to save Sir Edmund Hillary’s Hut at Scott Base, Tom Scott recalls the famous expedition in which the Everest conqueror stole a march on his leader.
The romantic pragmatist
It’s been a rough few weeks for Westie-as Cabinet minister Paula Bennett, but she remains her No 1 fan. by Michele Hewitson
Health Individualised treatment improves breast cancer patients’ prognosis. by Nicky Pellegrino
Technology Decision-making is being blindly outsourced. by Peter Griffin
Nutrition Shared meals teach children about manners and food. by Jennifer Bowden
Sport The Rio Games abounded in memorable moments. by Paul Thomas
Psychology Facial expressions tell a story. by Marc Wilson
Food Bethlehem’s Somerset Cottage aims to be part of the community. by Lauraine Jacobs
Wine One vineyard, one grape, one wine. by Michael Cooper
Travel In India, the sweet, aromatic tea can become addictive.
BOOKS & CULTURE
Paste-up poetry pioneer
After half a century of billsticking for rock bands’ gigs, Jim Wilson is taking New Zealand poets’ work to the world. by Sally Blundell
Books About Lecretia Seales and by Michel Faber, Jenny Bornholdt, Ed Yong, Stephen Robinson, and Richie McCaw
Crime New titles from Michel Bussi, Zane Lovitt, Anne Holt, Stella Rimington and Sue Williams
Music From Jesse Sheehan, Angel Olsen, Wild Beasts and Pitch Black
Film Blood Father; David Brent: Life on the Road
Letters Plus Caption Competition, Quips & Quotes, Life in NZ and 10 Quick Questions
TV Review Greg Dixon
Back to Black Joanne Black
Politics Jane Clifton
Life Bill Ralston
Diversions & Puzzles
Wordsworth Gabe Atkinson
Television Fiona Rae
Online Fiona Rae
TV Films Fiona Rae
Radio Fiona Rae
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