National Newswatch

No deal: How the TPP talks collapsed

Nov 10 2017 — — The future of TPP has been thrown into doubt after Canada’s sudden refusal to attend the final leaders’ meeting in Danang, Vietnam, which was then cancelled. The 10 other leaders including Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern turned up expecting Canada to be present at 8pm NZ time. Instead they found Japan’s Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, holding […]

When Jimmy met Hillary he came prepared

Sep 18 2016 — — Jimmy Fallon wasn’t taking any chances as he prepared to meet the Democratic presidential nominee for their interview. After he welcomed Hillary Clinton to the show in front of a cheering crowd, Fallon immediately took precautions. The Tonight Show host pulled out a surgical mask and put it over his face as Clinton laughed hysterically. […]