Greens name new co-leader video

New Green Party co leader James Shaw speaks to media after his election victory.

9 min ago  The Green Party has found a replacement for Russel Norman from four "political Adonises".

Is National becoming too PC?

Back bench National MP Judith Collins. But for how much longer?

Legend has it that Rob Muldoon required signed and undated resignation letters from all his Cabinet ministers as the price of entry to the club.

Tricky to combat child poverty

Jo Doolan Taxation Tax Director at Ernst & Young.

OPINION: The new Budget provides a historic increase in benefits - but it could also create incentives for having more kids.

Chief victims' adviser appointment

Garth McVicar, of the Sensible Sentencing Trust, says he would be interested in the role, but others would be suitable too.

Justice Minister Amy Adams is pushing ahead with plans to employ a chief victims adviser.

Rural Broadband inquiry call

Improvements to rural broadband are being funded through a levy on phone companies.

Industry body believes rural Kiwis may not be aware of all their broadband options.

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opinion

Is National becoming too PC?

Back bench National MP Judith Collins. But for how much longer?

Legend has it that Rob Muldoon required signed and undated resignation letters from all his Cabinet ministers as the price of entry to the club.

Tricky to combat child poverty

OPINION: The new Budget provides a historic increase in benefits - but it could also create incentives for having more kids.

No reward from Little risk

Stripping citizenship a step too far

beehive live

Beehive Live: Focus on Saudi deal

Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully says the Government inherited a troubled relationship with Saudi Arabia from the previous Labour government.

The questions and criticism of the Government's involvement in a deal with a Saudi Arabian businessman keep coming.

Beehive Live: Maurice trouble-making?

National MP Maurice Williamson is causing headaches for PM John Key after he reportedly unsuccessfully tried to jump ship to ACT.

Debate on the Budget continues in the House.

Beehive Live: Budget marathon

Budget debate continues in the House today, with a full morning of select committees and other political news keeping the Beehive buzzing. 

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