Volcanologist Raymond Cas says Whakaari was a disaster waiting to happen.
"When you can't run the economy... you're banning plastic forks."
Simon Bridges said on Sunday it's the first annual drop in a decade.
"I think close to Christmas, she can't be bothered looking into this."
"Mr Bridges must have amnesia."
Official data shows the stark differences between rural and urban suicide rates.
"In a Government I lead, if proven, he would be gone."
"Strike Force Raptor - rah!"
He is calling for Kiwis to reject cannabis legalisation.
Simon Bridges says William Wood's friend was impersonating Donald Trump.
The Police Minister is confident in the gun buyback scheme despite the big breach.
"Their job seems to be to have a hui and not any sort of doey."
"She's a backbench Member of Parliament... It's one tweet."
National supporters aren't happy.
The National Party says Labour can expect "a lot more to come".
The Opposition Leader said it would be like thanking arsonists for putting out their own fire.
New documents show which ministers and MPs are spending the most.
"Wait... is Strike Force Raptor an actual thing or just a meme Twitter is using?"
But he won't say how many specialist police officers will be needed.
He says it's a "known fact" that prisons are a "breeding ground for gangs".
"They do go for the little sound bites rather than well-thought-out policy."
"National isn't fooled by gang PR campaigns."
He's taken a page out of Chloe Swarbrick's book.
While Parliament may be "sovereign", there are some laws that shouldn't be, writes Andrew Geddis.
"Parliament is entitled as a question of values, not some sort of legal nicety."
National says the phrase 'men in our care' is political correctness gone mad.
Simon Bridges says it shows the Government is "soft on crime".
He's pointing the finger at the media and the National Party amid claims about the NZ First Foundation.
The Leader of the Opposition has responded.
The former politician says the public's patience for NZ First is wearing thin.