8 Nov 2011

Manu Korihi News for 8 November 2011

From Morning Report, 8:48 am on 8 November 2011

Researchers have found Maori women are faking sickness symptoms at the doctor's - to get prescriptions for their partners who don't like going to surgeries; A Far North iwi has drawn up its Treaty settlement package - and is taking the deal to tangata whenua for their seal of approval; A relationship between two South Island iwi which goes back a hundred-and-61 years, will be renewed today, at Otakou marae on Otago peninsular; A University of Otago law academic has been awarded this year's Fulbright Senior Scholar Award, which will enable her to study in the United States.