April 14, 2018

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Features

Breaking the silence

Are confidentiality agreements in sexual harassment cases letting perpetrators off the hook? Some experts are calling for them to be scrapped. by Donna Chisholm

Man on a mission

A month into the job as National Party leader, Simon Bridges is putting his foibles on show in a bid to charm. by Michele Hewitson

Rider of the rod and reel

Bestselling author of pulp westerns Zane Grey loved fishing in the waters around New Zealand, but the locals finally tired of his big-noting ways. by Redmer Yska

Dancing up the charts

One of the biggest stars on the international dance stage has learnt to be just as sure-footed in her private life. by Clare de Lore

 

This Life

Health To stay strong and balanced in old age, take every exercise opportunity life offers. by Nicky Pellegrino

Nutrition Spreads enriched with plant sterols can reduce cholesterol, but a healthy diet is still important. by Jennifer Bowden

Food A leading producer from the land of the pickled gherkin imparts his secrets. by Lauraine Jacobs

Wine The truth about “natural” wine. by Michael Cooper

Psychology Experiments in conformity show how the behaviour of others influences us. by Marc Wilson

Sport The real excitement of the Parker vs Joshua clash was provided by a pair of other fighters. by Paul Thomas

 

Books & Culture

Overthinking aloud Durga Chew-Bose, a guest at the Auckland Writers Festival, is a star of the millennial intelligentsia and an Al Pacino tragic. by Diana Wichtel

Books By Charlotte Grimshaw, Lionel Shriver and Anne Buist, plus a thriller round-up.

Music Superorganism

Classical Eve de Castro-Robinson rethought at her own request.

Film Ready Player One, Lost in Paris

 

Commentary

Editorial

Letters Plus Caption Competition, Quips & Quotes, Life in NZ and 10 Quick Questions

Bulletin from Abroad Cathrin Schaer in Berlin

Back to Black Joanne Black

Politics Jane Clifton

Life Bill Ralston

The Good Life Greg Dixon

 

Diversions

Diversions & Puzzles

Wordsworth Gabe Atkinson

 

That’s Entertainment

Television Fiona Rae

TV Films Ryan Holder

TV Review Diana Wichtel

Radio Fiona Rae

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