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Auckland fuel crisis: 1 in 5 Z stations out of premium petrol

More international flights are also expected to be cancelled by the fuel crisis.

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Shaw 'loves' Turei's response to benefit fraud

He says it's brought the benefit into the public sphere again.

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'Give them the file': Seymour calls for Peters to release pension form

The ACT and NZ First leaders scrapped frequently during the finance debate.

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - JULY 05:  Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox poses for portraits at Parliament on July 5, 2017 in Wellington, New Zealand.  (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

Marama Fox takes out top spot on Māori Party's list

The top two positions on the list have been reversed this year.

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Snapchat a Nat

National is hitting the social media realm, but is it enough to catch up to Ardern's online pull?

Video: Winston Peters refused to comment when contacted by Lloyd Burr on Saturday.

Winston Peters admits taking extra pension payments

When contacted on Saturday, he initially refused to confirm he had been overpaid since 2010.

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Seymour berates NZ First MP as a 'f***ing idiot'

"That makes me really angry - what a f***ing idiot."

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Harawira trying to get in on 'Labour's mana' - Davis

The first televised leaders' debate was fiery, even with two parties absent.

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Jacinda Ardern: 'I was teased before braces'

"You may or may not have noticed I have a pretty grand smile."

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At Home With Bill: An intimate interview with Prime Minister English

Does 'Boring Bill' really deserve the nickname?

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Ardern is Labour's 'new hope'

She's more than just a new leader. She's responsible for a new vibe.

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Ardern's climate change line an absolute banger

Jacinda Ardern's line is so good, it's surprising no one's used it before.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 09:  Labour Party Leader Jacinda Ardern announces the Labour Freshwater Policy at the Environmental Defence Society conference at the Grand Millennium Hotel on August 9, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand. The Labour Party announced it would charge a royalty on commercial freshwater use with the revenue it gathers used to help clean up New Zealand's waterways.  (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Women key driver behind Jacinda Ardern's surge

There's a significant gender split in the polls.

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Newshub poll: Peters locks in as kingmaker

Labour's at an historic low, while NZ First has reached a record high.

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State of the Parties: Labour report card

How will Labour fare in the upcoming September elections?

A handful of New Zealand coins with $20 notes seen in the background.

2.2m miss tax cuts under Labour's package

Labour says there are "bigger priorities" than tax cuts.

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Govt chips in $5 million for America's Cup defence

Team NZ had earlier revealed financial difficulties almost forced them to abandon the competition.

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Is Todd Barclay's twin investigating his case?

Rumours are abound that it's either his dad, his brother, or Mr Barclay wearing a costume.

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New US ambassador to Kiwis: 'Come grab a beer'

He said Trump gave him a list of countries he could go to, and he picked NZ.

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Morgan pledges Māori water ownership

Gareth Morgan has dived into the water ownership debate head-first.

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