Politics

Pressure eases on rates

Bill English Finance Minister admits the housing market is slowing and economic growth is "flattening".

McCully 'back in business'

Murray McCully Foreign Affairs Minster Murray McCully says he is pleased to be "back in business" after no deal was made on his East Coast Bays electorate.

Smith won't pursue defamation

Nick Smith Conservation minister won't pursue defamation after after allegations of political interference at Fish & Game.

Craig unfazed by PM's snub

Colin Craig Conservative Party leader Colin Craig is staying positive in the face of what many are calling a deathblow dealt by National.

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