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Winston Peters delivered his major address at the party conference on Sunday.

Winston Peters admits 'succession plan' for NZ First leader

But he was tight-lipped about who's been tapped to replace him.

Watch: Duncan Garner says Nigel Haworth should resign.

Labour president must resign over assault investigation

Nigel Haworth's got to go and Jacinda Ardern needs to step up, writes Duncan Garner.

Local election billboards

The best, worst and weirdest local election billboards

Artist Toby Morris determines which hoardings are well-designed, and which are just terrifying.

Watch: Labour was forced to review its investigation into bullying and sexual assault allegations against a staffer.

Labour volunteer details alleged sexual assault by senior staffer

She claims the man pinned her down and violated her during a party meeting in his home.

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Dunedin mayoral candidate calls out 'racist comment'

She is pleading for people to respect each other online.

Metiria Turei

Metiria Turei 'still proud' of benefit fraud speech

"I think it was absolutely the right thing to do, and I always will."

Watch: Bridges called Ardern a "part-time Prime Minister".

Māori Council demands Bridges apologise for Tokelau comments

"What this man said about a whole section of New Zealand citizens is an absolute disgrace."

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.

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