PM says NZ's delegation to Nelson Mandela's funeral is representative, despite the absence of '81 tour protesters.
Police have corralled a poverty action group protesting outside the National Party's Christmas do.
Never the type to shy away from the camera, politicians are stepping it up when it comes to getting themselves on screen.
Former Treaty negotiator Chris McKenzie will replace outgoing Maori Party co-leader Tariana Turia in Te Tai Hauauru.
Where are the right-wing alternatives?
Fake dope law 'a complete failure'
Quick solution to online underage liquor sales
Taper to sue prime minister
Today in politics: Friday, December 6
MBIE boss acting like emperor - Labour
Minister rejects 'Christie's Law'
ACC regrets handling of hunger striker
Children suffering, say benefit cut critics
Beach or dump for freedom campers
Foodbank in liquidation following investigation
Capital returns to Middle-earth
Crippled Aratere to set sail again
Soaring fireball in fatal inferno
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