The 2017 election campaign is starting on Sunday for Labour, a day after their worst polling day result since 1922.
It's straight back to business today for John Key, as he shores up support for his new government.
The number of New Zealanders voting increased on the last election, but was still one of the lowest on record.
Acting Foreign Minister Todd McClay today expressed New Zealand’s deep disappointment at the Japanese Government’s decision that it will return to the Southern Ocean to undertake whaling
United Future leader Peter Dunne says the Party should be recognised for its boldness, not derided as bland.
The Minister for Police must make sure everything possible is done to ensure the end of racial bias in our police force, following an admission by the commissioner that Police have been biased
Around 500 Forest & Bird supporters marched from Albert Park to Myers Park to demand a target of 40 per cent emissions reduction from 1990 levels within the next 15 years, and carbon neutrality by
Ahead of the UN Climate Summit in Paris more than 15,000 New Zealanders have taken part in the Peoples Climate march in Auckland this morning, kicking off what will be the largest climate
The tens of thousands of Kiwis who marched in solidarity around the country today sent a loud and clear message to the Government that they want a climate change plan New Zealand can be proud of, the
New Zealand police are trained and ready for any terrorist attack, Commissioner Mike Bush says.
The US ambassador to New Zealand is optimistic Congress will pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal.
Relations between NZ and the US are the best they have ever been but the US is still thinking about whether to send a navy ship.
Hamiltonians are getting the chance to see how a major transformation of Ferrybank might look as part of plans to turn it into the city's premier waterfront destination.
The Queen has officially opened the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Malta in front of 53 representatives from across the world grouping.
Commonwealth leaders meeting in Malta have selected the grouping's first female secretary-general after divisions emerged over the three candidates.
Prime Minister announces dates for 2014 general election
Regulated period for election advertising expenses begins
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Dissolution of Parliament
Governor General issues formal direction to the Electoral Commission to hold the election.
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Deadline for political parties to submit list candidates to the Electoral Commission.
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Advance and Overseas Voting starts
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Polling places open from 9.00am to 7.00pm
Preliminary results released progressively from 7.00pm on www.electionresults.govt.nz
Official results for general election declared
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Today, in awful news: Japan says is going to resume whaling in the Antarctic next year https://t.co/ueJD0OyIYD :( https://t.co/1095r0RMZB
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