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Rent Freeze Must Be Extended For At Least 2020-09-24 23:47:00The rent freeze needs to be extended for at least 6 months, say The Opportunities Party (TOP), who are calling on the government to protect vulnerable

Findings Of Independent Review Into Public Claims Of 2020-09-24 23:28:00The reviewers commissioned to assess public claims of racism at the University of Waikato have presented their final report to the University Council.

Refusal To Provide Contraception Stigmatises Users 2020-09-24 22:15:00ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa sadly welcomes the results of Family Planning’s survey of contraception users, which shows 5% experience health

Stratford District Council’s Navel-gazing Over Logo Is Embarrassing 2020-09-24 21:47:00Stratford District Council’s review of its logo is an embarrassing waste of time and money, says the New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union . Union

Fresh Water Management And Winter Grazing 2020-09-24 20:16:00The new Fresh Water Management legislation became law on the 5th August 2020 and parts of the policy are impractical, with changes already being under

Letter To The Editor 2020-09-24 20:11:00

One Small Step To Devolution 2020-09-24 19:45:00Whānau Ora CEO & Māori Party Co-Leader John Tamihere says a new collaborative contract with Oranga Tamariki, Te Puni Kokiri, ACC, and Wh

Options Development Group Appointed As Partial Reviews Of 2020-09-24 19:03:00Director-General of Conservation Lou Sanson today announced the appointment of 12 people who will provide advice and recommendations on the partial re

Balance Of Payments And International Investment Position: Year 2020-09-24 18:59:00Balance of payments records the value of the country's transactions with the rest of the world. It shows changes in financial claims on, and liabilit

Bold Changes Needed To Grow Conservation And Tourism 2020-09-24 18:48:00Tourism Industry Aotearoa is calling on the incoming Government to be bold in overhauling conservation legislation in the interests of both the natura

Local Trust Secures $500,000 To Help Rangatahi Enter 2020-09-24 18:42:00Oho Mauri Solutions Charitable Trust has secured $500,000 from the Ministry of Social Development to continue giving rangatahi the tools, skills and e

New Report On Cultural Safety And Health Equity 2020-09-24 18:36:00The Medical Council of New Zealand, in partnership with Te Ohu Rata O Aotearoa (Te ORA), has released an independent research report outlining finding

nzherald.co.nz - Politics

Election 2020: Happiness the key to solving our 2020-09-25 14:00:00Happy, healthy Northlanders living in clean, green health world is the vision for Hope Party candidate Sophia Xiao-Colley if she gets elected to Parli

Election 2020: NZ First leader Winston Peters' fiery 2020-09-25 13:00:02Winston Peters has claimed NZ First had threatened to pull out of the coalition with Labour if it went ahead with a deal over Ihumātao, saying it

Election 2020: National leader Judith Collins and the 2020-09-25 13:00:00COMMENT Like most politicians, Judith Collins isn't above a bit of cheeky misdirection - regardless of how serious the question is.Asked yesterday ab

Election 2020: Winston Peters reveals NZ First threatened 2020-09-24 22:29:28Winston Peters has claimed NZ First had threatened to pull out of the coalition with Labour if it went ahead with a deal over Ihumātao, saying it

New Zealand's Chris Liddell praised in Politico for 2020-09-24 21:52:12New Zealander Chris Liddell, a key aide to US President Donald Trump, is smoothly planning a possible transition of power after the November election,

Local Focus: Tukituki candidates have wildly different views 2020-09-24 20:58:47Labour candidate for Tukituki, Anna Lorck, puts the environment first. Tukituki candidates were asked in this Local Focus video whether they favour bu

Local Focus: Workers versus employers - Napier election 2020-09-24 20:53:13Paying staff the living wage is the path to prosperity, Napier Green candidate James Crow says."I'm a living wage employer myself. My company's alw

Local Focus: Who is Claire Mahon, Labour candidate 2020-09-24 20:30:00Before turning her hand to politics, Claire Mahon was a human rights lawyer working with the United Nations and Amnesty International. After returning

Local Focus: Who is Fletcher Tabuteau, NZ First 2020-09-24 20:30:00New Zealand First MP Fletcher Tabuteau is the party's candidate for the Rotorua electorate. While in office he has served as the Parliamentary Under-

Local Focus: Who is Todd McClay, National candidate 2020-09-24 20:30:00National's Todd McClay entered Parliament in 2008 after winning the Rotorua seat from Labour. During his time in office he's held the portfolios of

Local Focus: Why Ikaroa-Rāwhiti election candidates have the 2020-09-24 19:49:18The Māori Party's Whānau First policy, which requires Māori involvement in all Covid-19 recovery programmes, will have wider benefit,

Election 2020: National re-commits to policy to lock 2020-09-24 19:15:26National has re-confirmed its policy to send people who fail to disclose child abuse to prison for up to three years – a policy first mooted ear

Voxy.co.nz - Politics

'Social Credit condemns Assange show trial' 2020-09-24 22:41:39The show trial for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange bears all the hallmarks of one that might be expected in China or Russia, not one by New Zealand'

Striving for a good life - Ministry for 2020-09-24 22:34:40Lisa Tou-McNaughton is adamant in her belief that everyone deserves a good life. This belief is also the Tupu Aotearoa Manager’s (Southland/Otag

Parliament to install solar and cut carbon - 2020-09-24 22:16:10Parliament is leading by example by taking action to cut its carbon footprint by installing solar and improving energy efficiency, the Minister for Cl

Winston Peters responsible for Ihumatao - ACT 2020-09-24 22:09:11"Winston Peters created the situation at Ihumātao when he made Jacinda Ardern the Prime Minister," says ACT Leader David Seymour. "Fletc

Kill the act, not the vulnerable - Risky 2020-09-24 21:21:16A group of professionals have launched a series of provocative ads calling for New Zealanders to ‘Vote No’ in the upcoming End of Life Cho

International sport back up and running in New 2020-09-24 19:30:09The Government is welcoming today’s announcement that the West Indies and Pakistan cricket teams will tour New Zealand this summer.

PR: Healthy, affordable homes a Green Party priority 2020-09-24 18:31:43The Green Party would push to ensure everyone in Wellington has a warm, safe and affordable place to live as part of the next Government.

Coalition, confidence and supply and co-operation agreements - 2020-09-24 18:07:39The McGuinness Institute has published two working papers today that explore the extent to which the policy priorities in the Labour-NZ First coalitio

'Better health care for West Coasters as Te 2020-09-24 17:18:10The Government has delivered a new hospital for Greymouth and is starting work on a much needed new health centre in Westport, ensuring local communit

Independent Board to progress Kapiti's economic development priorities 2020-09-24 17:17:04The Council’s Strategy and Operations Committee approved the terms of reference in establishing an Independent Economic Development Kotahitanga

Health cuts inevitable under Goldsmith's bungled budget - 2020-09-24 16:54:06New analysis indicates National hasn’t allocated enough in Paul Goldsmith’s error-ridden budget for new health spending, which would mean

Regulating free speech leads to brutality - New 2020-09-24 16:33:15The NZ Labour/Greens/NZ First coalition government has again heralded their incredibly dangerous push towards further restrictions on free speech.

Stuff.co.nz - Politics

Election 2020: Palmerston North candidates tackle city's housing New! 2020-09-26 04:57:48Solutions thrown around at an election meeting included building more houses, removing the Resource Management Act and allowing renters to put down ro

James Shaw urges supporters to party vote Green New! 2020-09-26 03:58:03Greens co-leader James Shaw has said "a vote for the Greens is the most powerful vote you can wield in order to ensure Jacinda continues as prime min

Covid-19: Police waiting for political candidate Billy TK New! 2020-09-26 01:54:04Billy Te Kahika Jr said he was worried about his breathing on the flight from Wellington to Dunedin.

Election 2020: Palmerston North candidates' meeting 2020-09-25 23:28:41Candidates sell their wares at The People and The Politics, presented by Stuff and Manawatū People's Radio.

Longtime Northland politician and former Whangārei mayor Craig 2020-09-25 23:07:26The former Whangārei mayor and Northland DHB member died of a heart attack while on a fishing trip with friends.

Video suggests plastic waste dumped at Puke Coal 2020-09-25 15:47:09Council vows to investigate after video suggests plastic being dumped at under-fire landfill

Tick. Tick podcast: The positive fightback against online 2020-09-25 13:00:00A Canadian bot is the latest weapon deployed to deal with trolls in the NZ election.

Year of factions and fallout at Invercargill City 2020-09-25 13:00:00There's already been a blunt clearing of the air between Invercargill City councillors, as well as Mayor Sir Tim Shadbolt, as they work through the D

Warcraft, murderous politicians and Bowie - the cultural 2020-09-25 13:00:00Winston Peters likes a TV show where a politician murders a journalist, Jacinda Ardern loves Aldous Harding and Judith Collins is into Super Mario Bro

Election 2020: National pushing to turn Christchurch's red 2020-09-25 13:00:00After 10 years of strife, it seems Christchurch residents know what they want from their politicians. A fresh bunch of candidates aims to challenge th

Right to silence: Should people be forced to 2020-09-25 13:00:00Police investigating two child homicides are frustrated by a lack of cooperation by some whānau, who are within their rights to remain silent. Do

Election 2020: National goes hunting for votes on 2020-09-25 13:00:00OPINION: The election is Labour's to lose and the party knows it, while National is trying to shore up its vote to stave off disaster.

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