With a jubilant crowd cheering him on, John Key accepted another three years of power for National.
Conservative Party Leader Colin Craig reflects on the election results and what's in the future for Conservative.
Action from the Act Party central in Parnell.
Tensions ran high in Rotorua when Mana protesters gatecrashed John Key's mall visit.
Prime Minister John Key says the naming of the staff at the heart of SIS briefing is "no big deal one way or the other."
Confused by MMP? Auckland University Political Analyst Mark Boyd is here to help explain the ins and outs.
Labour leader David Cunliffe says he's focused on working with the Greens and NZ First.
Conservative leader Colin Craig brushes off the sudden resignation of his press secretary.
John Key says journalist Glenn Greenwald got it wrong over mass surveillance taking place in New Zealand.
David Cunliffe's stand up today at Norton Community Centre Hamilton
John Key responds to claims from NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden about GCSB and NSA surveillance in NZ.
Kim Dotcom takes aim at John Key in an event at the Auckland Town Hall.
Labour Leader David Cunliffe chats with Fairfax Media at the local Auckland Rugby League final about life in politics.
Labour leader David Cunliffe sat down with our political panel to discuss events leading up to the election.
Prime Minister John Key sat down with our political panel to discuss the lead-up to the 2014 election.
National's John Key and Labour leader David Cunliffe face a grilling in our pop quiz.
PM John Key chats with political reporter Michael Fox at the All Black v Argentina test about rugby and life as the country's leader.
Prime Minister John Key has ridiculed Labour's capital gains tax policy as a mess.
Labour leader David Cunliffe has cast an advanced vote ahead of the election on September 20.
Prime Minister John Key and David Cunliffe went head to head in the Press leaders debate in a far more even contest than the first debate.
John Key on Judith Collins resignation and whether it will hurt National's election campaign.
Various parties debate their views on immigration at the NZAM.
John Key and David Cunliffe share their thoughts on how the first television debate went.
Stuff.co.nz and The Press will be hosting a live debate between John Key and David Cunliffe. Join us live at 7pm on Tuesday 2nd September
Labour Party leader David Cunliffe touched down in Rotorua to lend support to local candidate Tamati Coffey.
After being "that girl" who didn't finish high school and had a baby while young, Minister for Social Development Paula Bennett says it never crossed her mind where she ended up.
John Key talks up National's housing plan during a visit to Auckland's Hobsonville Point housing development.
Prime Minister John Key says National is crunching numbers to see what sort of room there is for future tax cuts.
Tuhoe activist Tame Iti is running in the upcoming election as a Maori Party list candidate.
Tuhoe will receive an official apology from the Crown as part of their Treaty settlement.
John Key speaks to media in Christchurch about the OIA and Cameron Slater.
Labour's David Cunliffe can't believe that Prime Minister John Key "wasn't personally informed" about SIS papers'.
Prime Minister John Key says he was not personally involved in the handling of the SIS papers.
John Key shares his views on Justice Minister Judith Collins.
John Key speaks to media about the planned IGIS investigation of the NZSIS.
Finance minister Bill English and Labour finance spokesperson David Parker have very different views after today's pre-election economic fiscal update.
Labour's support drops as National's grows in the latest Stuff.co.nz/Ipsos poll.
National promises to invest $350 million in Auckland schools, John Key says.
Prime Minister John Key explains why he jumped to a conclusion about who filmed the burning effigy video.
Former ACT Party leader John Banks says he has new evidence and will appeal his conviction over donations.
Conservative Party leader Colin Craig doesn't believe he can beat Murray McCully in this year's election, but is aiming for the 5 per cent party vote threshold.
Kiwi singer Lorde has released a video in conjunction with the New Zealand Electoral Commission calling for young people to vote in this year's election.
Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee has offered his resignation after skipping airport security while running late for his flight.
People give their opinions on if the leader of a party matters, and if a change in leadership would change their vote.
Finance Minister Bill English details the Government's 2014 Budget in Parliament.
National MP, Judith Collins answers questions on her way to Caucus
Health minister Tony Ryall, who has announced his retirement from politics, talks about life at Parliament.
John Key says contentious partial asset sales programme will continue despite referendum result.
The Government has decided against moving the Cook Strait ferry terminal from Picton to Clifford Bay.
It's the race that stops a nation and even Prime Minister John Key has placed his bets on the Melbourne Cup.
Labour leader contender Shane Jones describes how he would like to deal with Prime Minister John Key during a rally in Hamilton.
Labour dumps plan which would've seen electorates able to opt for women-only candidates.
Labour's suggestion of a 50/50 gender balance for its MPs hasn't won over everyone.
Maori Party co-leader Pita Sharples has announced he will step down, saying it was for the purpose of unity within the party.
Lianne Dalziel talks to Lois Cairns about her decision to run for the Mayor of Christchurch.
Government chief information officer Colin MacDonald talks through the details of the review into security in the public sector.
Treaty Negotiations Minister Christopher Finlayson and Tuhoe chief negotiator Tamati Kruger attend a press conference before today's Deed of settlement signing between the Crown and Tuhoe.
Prime Minister John Key confirms National will not stand in the way of Aaron Gilmore delivering the traditional valedictory speech.
Are you in favour of the vote on gay marriage? Stuff took to the streets to ask some of you.
John Key and DJ take things to the next level.
Prime Minister John Key goes Gangnam-style.
Labour leader David Shearer sat down with the Fairfax political team to talk about how 2012 has gone.
Prime Minister John Key sat down with the Fairfax political team to talk about how 2012 has gone.
John Key and Aung San Suu Kyi hold talks during the Prime Minister's visit to Myanmar, also known as Burma.
Prime Minister John Key talking about the return of 23 Afghan interpreters.
John Key is off to Hollywood to talk up the NZ film industry
John Key talks about Kim Dotcoms extradition
Prime Minister John Key says he is "quite shocked" at the possibility government spies acted unlawfully in the Kim Dotcom case.
Solid Energy will axe 222 staff and 130 contractors at its Spring Creek underground mine on the West Coast.
National and Labour talk league tables for schools
National talk budget ahead of Thursday's release
New Zealand's mission in Afghanistan will end one year earlier than planned
ACT MP John Banks denies he rang Kim Dotcom to thank him for an anonymous donation to his 2010 Auckland mayoral campaign.
John Banks has been confirmed as the leader of the ACT party after months of speculation.
Governor-General Sir Jerry Mateparae arrives to open the 50th New Zealand parliament.
Governor-General Sir Jerry Mateparae reads the speech from the throne during the state opening of Parliament.
The Government has announced it is going ahead with plans to sell state owned assets.
David Shearer was voted leader at a meeting this morning, with his deputy to be Grant Robertson.
John Key says the new Cabinet line-up reflects the Government's priorities for the next three years.
Labour's Waitakere candidate Carmel Sepuloni is waiting anxiously for special votes to be finalised at 2pm, Saturday.
Phil Goff announces he is resigning as leader of the Labour Party.
The "battle of the babes" contest in the Auckland Central continues as National's Nikki Kaye and Labour's Jacinda Ardern wait for more than 6000 special votes to be counted.
Prime Minister John Key meets with the United Future, ACT and Maori parties about post-election deals. Laura Westbrook reports.
Peter Dunne, leader of UnitedFuture, meets with Prime Minister John Key in the Beehive on Monday.
We find out how you're feeling about the results of yesterday's election.
John Key talks about where to now for National's next term in office.
Labour party leader Phil Goff concedes defeat after last night's election rout. "We're a bit bloodied but where not defeated"
United Future party leader Peter Dunne arrives in Newlands as he leads the polls in the Ohariu electorate.
Candidates love nothing more than a great photo opportunity. We asked voters for their thoughts on our selection.
Stuff hits the streets to find out how voters are feeling about the election.
Prime Minister John Key walks the streets of Christchurch.
John Key and Phil Goff talk about what they think will be the important issues in the next three years.
John Key is repeatedly asked about Winston Peters at National's education policy launch.
After a week of would be distractions, voters are still focusing on policy ahead of the general election.
Winston Peters speaks on the way John Key has handled the recording of his conversation with John Banks over a cup of tea in an Auckland cafe.
Prime Minister John Key denies he is at war with the media.
Prime Minister John Key deflects questions about the 'tea tape', saying he has moved on.
Key later said he walked out of the press conference because he wanted to talk about trade, not issues around the secret tape.
Prime Minister John Key has refused to answer reporters' questions about the 'tea tape'.