Here today, gone tomorrow

Finance Minister Bill English gives the thumbs up after delivering his 7th Budget.

OPINION: Budgets come and Budgets go but only a few claim their place in history.

Bridges urges more electric cars

More Kiwis will soon be plugging their cars in overnight rather than taking them to a petrol station if Transport Minister Simon Bridges gets his way.

Minister will be pushing for more electric cars when he attends an international summit.

Kids lose out: economist

ANZ chief economist Cameron Bagrie says if the Government wants Kiwis to save, it must have "skin in the game".

A top economist says he would not have signed his children up to KiwiSaver without the $1000 kick start.

Crown to start Ngapuhi talks

Treaty Negotiations Minister Chris Finlayson says the Crown is ready to begin negotiations with Ngapuhi, New Zealand's largest iwi.

The Crown has signed terms to begin Treaty of Waitangi settlement negotiations with New Zealand's largest iwi.

PM signals RMA backdown

Prime Minister John Key speaks at the Annual Trans-Tasman Business Circle post-Budget address.

Economic development reforms likely scrapped, as John Key repeats claim there is no Auckland housing crisis.

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Middle-class ignorance jeopardises children's lives

It seems so simple: if we give ourselves and our children the jab, they and our communities are protected.

It seems so simple: if we give ourselves and our children the jab, they and our communities are protected.

Here today, gone tomorrow

OPINION: Budgets come and Budgets go but only a few claim their place in history.

What was Andrew Little thinking?

The dog ate the surplus

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Beehive Live: Budget Day video

Bill English delivers the Budget 2015.

Government launches attack on hardship, but Labour accuses it of hitting "the panic button".

Beehive Live: Budget count-down

Question Time today will be consumed with debate around the Government's pre-budget announcements.

Finance Minister Bill English with this year's Budget to be announced on Thursday.

Beehive Live: One more sleep to go

It's a busy day ahead with just one more sleep until the Budget announcement.

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