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2008-09-11 15:00:09

By THOMAS, Kim New operating theatres and subsidised health insurance are part of leaked National Party health policy. Associate Health Minister Jim Anderton yesterday released the draft policy document in Parliament - the fifth such leak of National plans in the past fortnight. National said the document was a draft and much could change before its official release. The draft policy said many parts of the health system were nearing crisis point, including seriously stretched...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'