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The government is taking a bite out of the loan shark business in a bid to stop people ending up in a debt spiral.
Colin Craig's High Court battle against his former press secretary is drawing to an end, with closing arguments heard today.
Rachel MacGregor has faced a second day of questions from the former leader of the Conservative Party in his High Court case against her.
Rachel MacGregor says she never expected her sexual harassment claim against former Conservative Party leader Colin Craig to become a public scandal.
Ministry of Social Development staff acted unlawfully when they used false names and signatures on legal documents, the High Court has ruled.
Half the beneficiaries investigated for fraud by the Ministry of Social Development have to answer questions about their relationship status. Audio
The Horowhenua District Council will stop collecting soft plastics in its kerbside recycling collections from next month.
Airways New Zealand is continuing to push for compulsory registration for drone pilots, as the number of people using them grows.
Just nine property owners have re-applied for resource consent after they were caught up in a bungle by Auckland Council.
Lifeline has refused help from another helpline provider, even though it's struggling to cope with the volume of calls it's getting.
Packaging and other material that's been put in soft plastic recycling bins has ended up in storage, because the Australian company that was taking it has been inundated.
University of Otago will build a new $28 million dental training facility and treatment clinic in South Auckland.
The Department of Conservation is another step closer to deciding on a new Great Walk.
Scientists have come up with a more accurate way of counting dolphins, by identifying them using photos of the unique pigment patterns on their fins.
Justice Minister Andrew Little says a ban on conversion therapy could be considered as part of a review of the Human Rights Act.
The Law Society has apologised after a staff member accidentally sent confidential information about a sexual harassment allegation to the wrong person.
Pensioners are increasingly turning to Work and Income for help to pay for essentials like food, power and housing.
The government is taking a closer look at ideas aimed at preventing people from ending up in huge amounts of debt when they need to buy a car.
Capsicums could be in short supply in supermarkets over the next few weeks, after biosecurity concerns were discovered at the border.
Young Labour and the Young Greens are throwing their weight behind calls for the government to ban gay conversion therapy.
The government is under pressure to follow Britain's lead and ban gay conversion therapies.
The government will lift the student loan cap for medical students and others doing long undergraduate courses, Education Minister Chris Hipkins has announced. Audio
The number of people whose benefits are suspended or cancelled each day has dropped by more than a fifth in just a matter of weeks, the Social Development Minister Carmel Sepuloni says.
Employees at both organisations will take part in two two-hour stoppages on 9 and 23 July after this afternoon's vote.
Auckland City Mission will get almost $17 million from the government so it can increase the number of beds it has for alcohol and drug detox.