Live: PM gets in early

PM Bill English breaks with tradition to cast an early vote in Wellington.

8:47 AM  Bill English breaks with tradition to cast an early vote in Wellington.

This race isn't over video

National's 'negative' attacks on Labour may have given Bill English's party a boost.

Both Bill English and Jacinda Ardern insist the fight is still close, despite a poll putting National streets ahead.

Will the Māori Party survive? video

Flavell with his campaign bus.

The fate of the Māori Party depends on one man winning this electorate. Here's how his campaign is going.

Kiwis want water to cost

Farmers protested perceived attacks from politicians in Morrinsville on Monday, September 18. A new survey shows the ...

The majority of Kiwis want to see farmers pay for water use, a new survey shows.

Fuel rationed till next Thurs video

Short-haul aircraft are carrying extra fuel to ensure they can complete their return journeys.

There's good and bad news for airline passengers wondering if they can fly out of Auckland.

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Electorate at a glance: Mana

Child poverty and housing prices some of the concerns for voters in the Mana electorate.

Child poverty and housing prices some of the concerns for voters in the Mana electorate.

Kissing social justice goodbye

Bill English, right, campaigning in Lower Hutt with Simon Bridges, left, and local candidate Chris Bishop. No animals ...

OPINION: What is that grotesque practice of politicians kissing kids about, who started it, and why isn't there a law against it?

Water issues boil over

Winston Peters addresses the party faithful in Ashburton.

OPINION: Winston Peters steps into the politics of water.

Fact-checking the final debate video

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - SEPTEMBER 20:  Prime Minister Bill English speaks during the TVNZ Vote 2017 2nd Leaders Debate ...

ANALYSIS: Bill English continued to mislead about tax and Jacinda Ardern stretched the truth on health.

The verdict: It's a draw video

Things took a heated turn at the final leaders debate.

 Our political pundits give their take on how the leaders performed in their final debate.

Who won the final debate? video

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - SEPTEMBER 20:  Labour party leader Jacinda Ardern speaks during the TVNZ Vote 2017 2nd Leaders ...

OPINION: Jacinda Ardern looked and sounded like a woman in a fight for her political life. And she is.

Oil on troubled waters video

Judith Collins has drafted in the navy over the pipeline crisis.

The oil crisis could sink National's campaign, but it may turn out to be manna from heaven as they prove themselves in a crisis.

English's squeeze is working video

Bill English is finally smiling, and rightly so.

OPINION: Bill English is killing NZ First and it's now clear he's making a dent in Labour too.

Ardern promises squalor crackdown video

Labour leader Jacinda Ardern promised a crackdown on those exploiting poverty in some of New Zealand's most impoverished ...

Boarding houses playing host to struggling families, will be subject to tough rules under Labour, Jacinda Ardern has promised.

Live: The last debate

A new poll arrives three days before an election and an hour before the last leaders debate, so what will it show?

Bill English and Jacinda Ardern slug it out one last time, amid a poll that shows Labour's support is diving.

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Debate strikes useful balance

The Manawatu Standard candidates debate was broadcast live on Facebook.

OPINION: Election campaign meeting mixes information with humour and differences.

NZ's hidden protest vote video

The polls don't lie – or do they? Is there one party people are too afraid to admit they'll vote for?

Handshakes galore as week heats up

The day after the election

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