Colin Craig lawsuit thrown out

Colin Craig was seeking a retraction, an apology and damages.

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Collins joins PM race

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First poll since Key quit

Bill English fronts the media pack, confirming his intention to run for Prime Minister.

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Central Otago mayor breaks down barriers over coffee

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Suddenly Little can't supress a grin

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Key did 'nothing of significance'

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Time to tell the Queen

Key made a shock announcement on Monday he was quitting as Prime Minister, with a new leader to be chosen in a week.

It was emotional telling the country he was quitting, John Key says. Today, he must explain himself to the Queen.

John Key inspired confidence

John Key appears equally at home in a factory, a meeting of the faithful or in parliament itself.

OPINION: Many National Party people have a born-to-rule attitude. John Key never had it. He appeared equally at home in a factory as in parliament.

Next PM: The contenders video

Deputy Prime Minister Bill English is the frontrunner to take over from John Key.

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Key resignation shocks city MPs video

Prime Minister John Key in Hamilton with Hamilton West MP Tim Macindoe, left, and Hamilton East MP David Bennett.

They received the news 30 minutes before Key publicly announced he was signing off.

Key was not popular with all Kiwis video

Prime Minister John Key didn't shine in the eyes of many.

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Our own Brexit-type shock

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Key's lessons for Australia

Any leader makes mistakes, and John Key made plenty

John Key's eight years at the top are longer than the tenure of the last four Australian PMs combined.

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Suddenly Little can't supress a grin

Andrew Little not interested which "potty" National MPs sit on.

OPINION: The mood was lighter at Labour leader Andrew Little's media conference than it had been since ... oh, forever.

John Key inspired confidence

OPINION: Many National Party people have a born-to-rule attitude. John Key never had it. He appeared equally at home in a factory as in parliament.

Our own Brexit-type shock

Chch opinion on Key's resignation

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