State house sell-off underway

State Housing shake-up

The biggest shake up of State housing in decades is about to get underway.

Protection order idea panned

Domestic violence law overhaul could see an expiry date for protection orders.

Protection orders should have an expiry date, MPs have recommended.

Secret courts concern

Workplace Relations and Safety Minister Michael Woodhouse

More lawyers and human rights activists have added their voice to the chorus of concerns over secret courts.

Below the beltway gallery

Is rugby or politics the winner on the day here? Does anyone really win in this shirt?

After a week of politics, who's up and who's down?

PM faces Dunedin protesters

Protesters gather outside Dunedin Public Art Gallery during a visit by Prime Minister John Key.

Protesters have interrupted Prime Minister John Key's visit to Dunedin.

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National gets third-termitis

Workplace Relations and Safety Minister Michael Woodhouse: likeable, but out of his depth.

OPINION: John Key warned his Cabinet crew not to become arrogant and pick up that dreaded disease third-termitis. Unfortunately, the vaccination hasn’t worked.

Nanaia Mahuta, Maori Queen?

Will the Labour MP be royalty or casualty as Labour revamps its lineup?

Below the beltway gallery

Start again with flag design

beehive live

Beehive Live: Almost recess

New Zealand flags fly in front of The Beehive.

It's the last day of the sitting week, but there's no rest for MPs just yet.

Live: Health and Safety bill back

The controversial Health and Safety Reform Bill is back before Parliament today.

Labour MP Sue Moroney's paid parental leave bill is before Parliament today.

Live: Paid parental leave

Two big Bills are up before the House for debate today.

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