Thursday, May 5, 2016

Current Events 6/05/2016

Article 1: Maui Gets Dolphin Treaty Claim Rejected
Article Link: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/mauis-dolphin-treaty-claim-rejected
Topic: Environmental

What is the issue your article is raising? That people want dolphins to be cared for more
What are the different point of views on this issue? some people value the animal as taonga or treasure and if people don't look after them they can become extinct.
What are the different solutions for this issue? by people looking after dolphins more and taking care of them.
What is your own opinion on this issue? that people should look after mammals more to stop them from being extinct.
What could be a fertile question for this topic? Should we do more to protect the animals in New Zealand.

Monday, April 11, 2016

Current Events 11/04/2016

Article: What $3.1m can buy you in Auckland: Inside this run down Freemans
Bay villa
Article Link:https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/video-3-1m-can-buy-you-in-auckland-inside-run-down-freemans-bay-villa

1. What is the issue that your article is raising? That people brought  
a run down house in Freeman's Bay
2. What are the different points of view with the issue? that its a waste of money


3. What are the different solutions for the issue? by not wasting that much money on a house



4. What is your own opinion on the issue? by people not spending on $3.1mil on a run down house

Friday, April 8, 2016

Current Events 8/04/16

Article: Boaties driving bottlenose dolphins away from bay of islands-study
Article Link: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/boaties-driving-bottlenose-dolphins-away-bay-islands-study

1. What is the issue that your article is raising? That bottlenose dolphins are being driven away from the bay of islands area by boaties.

2. What are the different points of view with the issue? That the boaties shoudn't 

do things that annoy the dolphins, or there will be none left in the bay of islands area.

3. What are the different solutions for the issue? for the boaties to drive their boats in an another area.



4. What is your own opinion on the issue? that the dolphins should be left in peace

Friday, April 1, 2016

Current Events 1/04/2016

Article title: Outrage at solar power fee increase
Article link: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/outrage-solar-power-fee-increase

1. What is the issue that your article is raising? 
That solar power prices have increased in Hawkes Bay, Taupo
and Rotorua.   

2. What are the different points of view with the issue?

Greenpeace has stated that it is extraordinary and wrong.
3. What are the different solutions for the issue?

By not charging people extra when they have solar power panels.


4. What is your own opinion on the issue?
That they shouldnt charge extra to people who have solar panels.

Friday, March 18, 2016

Current Events 18/03/2016

Article: Auckland Traffic Chaos After Truck Hits Overbridge on SH1
Article Link: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/auckland-traffic-chaos-
after-truck-hits-overbridge-sh1

1. What is the issue that your article is raising? That Auckland had Traffic Chaos because of 
truck that went over a bridge on SH1.

2. What are the different points of view with the issue? Article doesn't state

3. What are the different solutions for the issue? Be more careful while driving.

4. What is your own opinion on the issue? for people to make sure to be careful while driving.


Friday, March 11, 2016

Current Events 11/03/2016

Article: Firefighter dousing hotspots after families forced to spend the night in shelter
Article link: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/firefighters-dousing-hotspots-after-families-forced-spend-night-in-shelter

1. What is the issue that your article is raising? people had to spend a night in a shelter because 
there was a fire threat in the area that they lived in.
2. What are the different points of view with the issue? Article doesnt state

3. What are the different solutions for the issue? article doesnt state

4. What is your own opinion on the issue? that people need to be more careful when they are using 
flammable objects