Conservative Party undecided on coalition with National

Conservative Party leader Colin Craig says his party is still deciding whether it will be a coalition partner or remain outside Government after next year’s election.This week Prime Minister John Key said he’d be willing to discuss a deal with the...

Unpaid child support a growing problem

Chasing up the increasing rates of unpaid child support is a priority in helping solo mums make ends meet, says Social Development Minister Paula Bennett.Speaking to TV3's The Nation, Ms Bennett...

Former Judge wont be silenced by Attorney-General

A former appeal court judge who labelled the convictions of the Lombard Finance directors as a "grievous miscarriage of justice" says...

Cheaper internet - but at what cost?

The Government says Chorus is not playing "games" and imposing cheaper prices on the internet provider may mean a compromise in...

No guarantees for Christmas Cook Strait crossings

A lost propeller in the Cook Strait may cause serious delays this Christmas, with one of the three Government operated Interislander...

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Happy anniversary, NZ Herald and Split Enz!

Last week marked the 150th birthday of the New Zealand Herald, and our media panellists Listener columnist Bill Ralston, and NZ...

Rachel Smalley

Rachel Smalley

Smalley's career in journalism is extensive. She's reported from Europe, Africa, Asia and America, covering elections in Britain, the United States, France and New Zealand

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Christchurch East by-election not a done deal

Christchurch East is widely seen as a safe Labour seat, but the outcome may be less certain than expected.Advance voting has...

Palmer: Aussies leaked during anti-nuclear crisis

The Australian Embassy in Washington leaked the details of the USS Buchanan’s proposed 1985 visit, says Sir Geoffrey Palmer in his...

Life after Parliament

Seven National MPs have announced their decision to step-down next election - including the oldest member in the National caucus, West...

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Colin James

Labour’s big weekend out

Labour’s unity is the big question at their AGM - the first since David Cunliffe became the leader. Our political commentator Colin...

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