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Brownlee challenges Mallard

Why National persists with its protest even though the Speaker has all but agreed to change the rule on the...

Bridges objects to his own rule — and Greek philosophy

Speaker Trevor Mallard yesterday used a Parliamentary rule which National had refused to change when it was in Government to order them...

Scramble for National nominations begins

The scramble will now be on to win selection as the National candidate for what looks likely to be at least two...

Bridges says only family is off limits

National's Leader, Simon Bridges, says the only thing off-limits in his attacks on the Prime Minister are her family.

Ardern caught in middle

The Maori King has thrown the Ihumatao dispute back to the Beehive, and the pressure will now go on the Prime Minister...

Goodbye Labour – Hello Brand Jacinda

The Labour Party has been thrown into turmoil with conflicting statements last night over whether its investigation into allegations of bullying by a party...

How China threatens the spirit of ANZAC

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been invited to China for what could be her second trip in less than a year. POLITIK understands the invitation...

Did our spies go all the way with the CIA

In an unprecedented move, three former intelligence directors came out yesterday to push back against an official report critical of the way they related...

How Twyford failed with Kiwibuild and how he will now help resuscitate it

The future of Kiwibuild is going to very largely depend on Phil Twyford even though he was cast yesterday none-too-subtly as the reason for...

No radical change for health

The interim report of the Health and Disability Review, released yesterday,  has been careful not to be seen to be endorsing a radical restructuring...