Young NZers head to Asia on Prime Minister’s Scholarships

Education Minister Chris Hipkins has congratulated 180 New Zealanders who have been awarded prestigious Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia (PMSA) as part of the second 2017/18 round.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 7:35 pm

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National party shock at government scrapping police policies
The National Party has expressed shock after the government ditched two of its key police policies - and it is calling for them to be reinstated.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 17 Jun 2018 | 7:01 pm

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Government needs to rethink Landcorp - Guy

The Government needs to shrink their ownership of farms through Landcorp and use them to give young Kiwi farmers the opportunity to lease and ultimately own some of these farms, National Party spokesperson for Agriculture Nathan Guy says.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 6:31 pm

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Victoria University criminologist to speak at anti-prison rally

Victoria University criminology professor Dr. Liam Martin will be speaking at a rally organised by People Against Prisons Aotearoa (PAPA) in Wellington to oppose the building of a 600 bed unit for Waikeria prison.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 6:30 pm

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Mike Hosking: The Greens are trying to kill the West Coast
I have much sympathy for the West Coast who yet again have been made the victims of their surroundings. No mining allowed. The call from the Government was not surprising - but it was nevertheless wrong. No, mining is not everyone's...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 4:04 pm

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Law and Order targets sent to waste paper bin - Bishop

The Government’s pledge to put fewer people in prison is already starting to bite, as it drops previous targets aimed at solving more crime and keeping New Zealanders safe, National’s Police spokesperson Chris Bishop says.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 3:39 pm

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Minister ignores pleas to tell the truth - Ross

Health Minister David Clark ignored repeated pleas to tell the truth about Counties Manukau DHB and to clear their names from public servants whose reputation he had unfairly damaged, National’s MP for Botany Jami-Lee Ross says.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 3:29 pm

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Barry Soper: The soon to be Mr Prime Minister knows best
For the next six weeks or so Winston Peters will be able to be the man he is with the job he's coveted for so long. When he rises in Parliament's bear pit to answer a question on behalf of the real Prime Minister he's currently...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 2:00 pm

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Health Minister David Clark 'said sorry' to Counties Manukau DHB chairman Rabin Rabindran over Middlemore Hospital saga, correspondence shows
Health Minister David Clark apologised to the former chairman of Counties Manukau District Health Board for the position he'd been left in over Middlemore Hospital's building problems, correspondence from the ex-chairman claims.The...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 1:00 pm

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David Seymour's 'Dancing With The Stars' turn applauded by former Act leaders Don Brash and Richard Prebble
ACT leader David Seymour may have people begging him to withdraw from reality television show Dancing with the Stars , but two prominent former Act Party leaders say the publicity can only be good for the brand.With the original...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 1:00 pm

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Dancing with the Stars: David Seymour wows the judges, Sam Hayes tops the table
Act leader David Seymour has stunned the judges with an "unbelievable" waltz on Dancing with the Stars tonight. Seymour, who has consistently been among the lowest-scoring contestants, got his highest score yet with 21.Judge Julz...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 17 Jun 2018 | 4:20 am

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Ardern's challenging last full week as PM
Power Play - The Prime Minister's due date marks the start of the handover to Winston Peters, after a week in which coalition bonds were tested, writes Jane Patterson.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 17 Jun 2018 | 2:41 am

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Re-offending rate shows new approach needed - Little
If the prison population continues to spiral, the government will need to build a new prison every two or three years, the Justice Minister says.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 15 Jun 2018 | 9:17 pm

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Focus on Politics: The Final ACT?
For the first time in a decade the ACT party is out in the cold. It's languishing in the polls, and its leader told Jane Patterson about a possible name change and dancing up some publicity.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 15 Jun 2018 | 3:53 am

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A child of politics: Advice about growing up in the spotlight
Checkpoint - With the due date just days away, RNZ's Katie Scotcher investigates what it could be like to grow up as the child of the Prime Minister.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 15 Jun 2018 | 3:45 am

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PM reveals new twists in tape-gate scandal
Prime Minister Bill English has confirmed disgraced MP Todd Barclay offered to play him the tape recording that led to his downfall.

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 24 Jun 2017 | 10:37 pm

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PM Bill English tries to put a bad week behind him by promising tax cuts
A fourth-term National Government will further cut taxes and raise incomes, Prime Minister Bill English has said in a speech to lift party faithful after a horror week.

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 24 Jun 2017 | 9:53 pm

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Politicians sidestep campaign spending limits with billboards on public land
Major political parties have found a way around electoral campaign rules by calling hundreds of public meetings across the country.

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 24 Jun 2017 | 7:25 pm

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Oscar Kightley: Why Bill English is as nimble as a Team New Zealand yacht
OPINION: Some National Party supporters may have worried when former leader John Key stepped down as leader.

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 24 Jun 2017 | 1:30 pm

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Stacey Kirk: Self-inflicted body-blows is National's biggest threat in an election-year
OPINION: MPs like to claim their party alone gets "the issues real New Zealanders care about".

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 24 Jun 2017 | 1:00 pm

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