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.
John Key and Simon Bridges don't seem to be interested in re-naming SH1, or part of it, after Captain James Cook.
Foreign Minister Murray McCully says New Zealand is "in a good space" to deal with the UK and the EU following Brexit.
There's been a rowdy clash in parliament between Prime Minister John Key and Labour leader Andrew Little over the Shewan report on foreign trusts.
The government has announced it is reviewing the Search and Surveillance Act to see if it needs improving.
New Zealand has waived diplomatic immunity for a man accused of obstructing police following a scuffle in a Seoul bar involving Kiwi businessmen.
Australian Labor leader Bill Shorten isn't ruling out using New Zealand to resettle refugees, including those currently in offshore processing centres.
Prime Minister John Key says Dame Patsy Reddy will be sworn in as governor-general on September 28.
LINZ has completed a five-year project to measure the height of the land with the data helping planners identify risks posed by floods.
Auckland's SuperGold cardholders have embraced the need to switch to the city's travel smartcard, Auckland Transport says.
Britain's exit from the EU isn't likely to trigger another global financial crisis, Prime Minister John Key says.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has already spoken with John Key about the potential implications of Brexit on Australia and NZ.
Prime Minister John Key says the cabinet doesn't have a problem with changes to foreign trust rules recommended by an independent review.
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