Political Figures

Jacinda Ardern attracted international attention when she wore a korowai to Buckingham Palace.

Jacindamania helped NZ's global influence

We're still in the top 30 most powerful countries, thanks largely to our PM.

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has won Mexico's presidential election.

Left-wing candidate wins Mexican presidential election

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has vowed to end corruption and help the poor.

Whetu Tirikatene-Sullivan was the first woman to give birth while an MP in 1970.

The women who paved the way for Jacinda Ardern

Babies have been accompanying their parents to Parliament for nearly 50 years.

Is this the face of Jacinda Ardern's baby-to-be?

What will Jacinda Ardern's baby look like?

A highly scientific analysis of the country's most anticipated infant.

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As it happened: Dancing with the Stars Episode 8

A third contestant will be on the chopping block tonight.

Simon Bridges is noncommittal about an Epsom deal for David Seymour in 2020.

ACT facing obliteration as Bridges noncommittal on Epsom deal

David Seymour avoided elimination on Dancing with the Stars NZ, but it could be a different story for his party.

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Behind the sunglasses of NZ's secret service

An exclusive interview with one of the men protecting our Prime Minister.

Foreign Minister Winston Peters joined Lisa Owens to discuss trade, Trump and Russia.

Interview: Winston Peters

Foreign Minister Winston Peters joins Lisa Owen to discuss trade, Trump and Russia.

Steven Joyce has had a colourful political career.

Top moments of Steven Joyce's political career

He'll forever be remembered for giant holes and flying dildos.

Jamie Strange is a Labour list MP and former musician who wants to be on Dancing With The Stars.

The Labour MP who wants to be on Dancing With The Stars

"If David Seymour can do it, I'm sure I can give it a good go!"

Donald Trump fans have attacked Jacinda Ardern on Reddit.

Trump fans call Jacinda Ardern 'swamp creature' in vile attack

A notoriously offensive online community berated the PM for her appearance and "stealing" the election.

An effigy of the Prime Minister has been unveiled at Wellington's Backbencher pub.

Jacinda Ardern puppet unveiled at Backbenchers pub

"My orthodontist would be so proud," she said of the toothy caricature.

Australian Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce's affair with his ex-staffer was revealed in February.

Barnaby Joyce and pregnant girlfriend give first interview

Australia's Deputy PM says his extramarital affair is "between me and my God".

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Former DJ Jacinda Ardern arrives at Rhythm and Vines

The Prime Minister is one of 20,000 at the popular festival.

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Five times Golriz Ghahraman was open about her defence work

She is being accused of concealing her work.

Australian politican Christopher Pyne 'likes' gay porn tweet after same-sex vote

Australian politician 'likes' gay porn tweet

Minister Christopher Pyne claimed his account was hacked.

World Leaders, Politics

Jacinda Ardern among the world's youngest leaders

She is the only woman in the world's nine youngest leaders.

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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.

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