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David Seymour

End of Life Choice Bill passes second reading

David Seymour's euthanasia Bill is one step closer to becoming law.

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PM confirms date of Cabinet reshuffle

All eyes are on Housing Minister Phil Twyford.

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Gabriel Makhlouf to be investigated over hacking claims

"It's my job to get to the bottom of this and that's what I'm going to do," the State Services Commissioner says.

Watch: Jacinda Ardern doubles down on NZ's 'independent foreign policy'.

NZ influence surges thanks to Ardern's leadership

We're one of the "most improved" countries in the Asian Power Index.

Watch: Golriz Ghahraman has been harassed by online trolls.

Guy Williams praises 'incredibly brave' girlfriend Golriz Ghahraman

He says the Green MP, who now has a security escort, receives abuse "on a daily basis".

Watch: A UK political strategist says Jacinda Ardern is the 'world's most charismatic leader'.

New York Times says Jacinda Ardern 'won't save you'

Swapping Trump or May for a "smarter, better-looking" leader isn't the answer, says a writer from the prestigious newspaper.

Watch: The Prime Minister offered her support for James Shaw after he was assaulted.

Man charged in relation to James Shaw assault

The 47-year-old will appear in Wellington District Court tomorrow.

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Dame Tariana Turia joins campaign against euthanasia

The ex-associate health minister isn't a fan of David Seymour's Bill.

Annette King speaks to Newshub about her new biography.

Dame Annette King lifts the lid on her political career in new book

David Cunliffe's tenure does not come across favourably in the autobiography.

Watch: Jacinda Ardern and Justin Trudeau at the ASEAN summit in November 2017.

The scandal that could end Trudeau's time as Canada's PM

Two Govt ministers have now resigned, and Canadians are turning on him in droves.

Watch: Jacinda Ardern outlined 2019 as a year of delivery for the Government.

Social media savages Kate Hawkesby for mocking Labour Party fashion

She blasted Trevor Mallard and Iain Lees-Galloway's outfits - but now her own style is under fire.

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National wants tougher sentencing after Rouxle Le Roux

She was given less than a year of home detention for killing a teen in a hit-and-run.

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Exclusive: Ministry of Health changes travel policy after blowout Las Vegas trip

It's reining in its staff after Newshub pointed out serious overspending.

Watch: Fire crews responded to 26 fires last Guy Fawkes.

Nearly 18,000 people sign private fireworks ban petition

Backyard Guy Fawkes parties could become a thing of the past.

Watch: The man charged with Grace Millane's murder has been granted name suppression.

Breaching name suppression means Grace Millane's killer could go free - Justice Minister

Andrew Little says the man accused of her murder could convincingly argue he won't get a fair trial.

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Exclusive: Bridges urged top cop to reveal leaker's identity

The National leader also called the inquiry a "needless waste".

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Watch: PM Ardern chokes up while apologising to Grace Millane's family

"She should have been safe here…and she wasn't."

Watch: National staged a walk-out after Trevor Mallard removed Simon Bridges from the House.

Is Trevor Mallard impartial? Two former Speakers weigh in

Chester Borrows and Sir Lockwood Smith explain why it's Parliament's hardest job.

Watch: A leaked email indicated Maggie Barry asked staff to do party work.

Complaint laid over Maggie Barry after email leak fiasco

The email indicated she'd instructed Parliament staff to do National Party work.

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Leak: Maggie Barry told Parliament staff to do party work which could be unlawful

An expert says making such a request is against the law.

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