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More than 50 people are in managed isolation at New Zealand's border facilities so they can attend the sentencing of the Christchurch gunman.
Thirty-four of them are victims.
Among the others… Audio
RNZ political editor Jane Patterson discusses the decision to defer the dissolution of parliament, and the possibility of the election being impacted by the outbreak of Covid in the community. Audio
Politicans have put a temporary halt to campaigning following the discovery of four positive cases of Covid-19 not linked to managed isolation.
The Labour Party has announced it will suspend the… Audio
Election campaigning has begun in earnest now that Parliament has risen for the year.
Billboards have been put up, taken down, and put up again, politicans are debating in town halls and broadcast… Audio
The parliamentary term is over and the campaign begins. Audio
RNZ's Political Editor Jane Patterson on the report by Mike Heron QC into the leak of Covid 19 patient details, released thsi morning. Audio
National is offering a cash package of up to $30,000 for people who've lost their jobs and want to start their own business - the catch - most of it would come from their own KiwiSaver funds.
The leader of the opposition, Judith Collins, is dismissing last night's Newshub Reid Research poll which put her party at 25.1 percent.
Labour is on 60.9 and on that number it would be able to… Audio
Focus on politics, looks at another week of scandals, sackings and forced resignations. Audio
New Zealand First denies playing politics over the latest coalition disagreement - this time over a major jobs package for Southland.
Labour's coalition partner says won't back a $100 million package… Audio
It's just under two months until the election and the political scandals just keep coming.
Lockdown misdeeds, leaks of private patient information, and unsolicited pornography have cut careers short.
The casualties just keep on coming - today it was Labour MP and Cabinet minister Iain Lees Galloway, after admitting an affair with a former staffer.
The Prime Minister says he's opened himself up to… Video, Audio
Two more women have come forward saying they were sent pornagraphic material by former MP Andrew Falloon.
He resigned this morning after telling his leader, Judith Collins… Audio
The MP for Rangitata Andrew Falloon has has resigned as an MP effective immediately.
This after calls from his leader Judith Collins he should go now.
Falloon's staying in parliament was untenable… Audio
Judith Collins has taken over as leader of the National Party after the shock resignation of Todd Muller.
Collins was elected in an emergency caucus meeting on Tuesday, a little over 12 hours after… Audio
National Party leader Todd Muller has resigned after eight weeks - with just 67 days to go until the election. Audio
Global travel restrictions forced by Covid remain a fact of life. Audio
Chris Hipkins has picked up the health portfolio alongside his Minister of Education role.
Former Health Minister David Clark resigned from the role yesterday after a tumultuous few months.
The Labour MP David Clark has resigned as Health Minister.
But the Dunedin North MP said he will stay on in Parliament, and will stand again for his electorate seat come September.
RNZ's Political… Audio
Health Minister David Clark has resigned. RNZ's political editor Jane Patterson talks to Lynn Freeman from the Press Gallery. Audio