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Election 2014

Labour's Cunliffe calls for leadership primary

David Cunliffe after conceding defeat in Election 2014.

Labour leader David Cunliffe will recommend to his caucus the party go through a full leadership primary in which the party's MPs, members and affiliated unions all vote. (AUDIO)


Key keen to work with other parties

John Key.

National could govern alone after its resounding win in the 2014 election but party leader and Prime Minister elect John Key says he is keen to work with other parties. (VIDEO)

Number of seats for each party in Parliament after the 2014 general election

Auckland climate change protest

About 300 people marched up Auckland's Queen Street as part of a global protest urging more action on climate change.

About 300 protesters have marched up Auckland's Queen Street as part of a global protest which is taking place in about 150 countries to urge more action on climate change.

Afghan rivals agree leadership deal

 Afghan President Hamid Karzai (C) gestures while speaking as presidential candidates Ashraf Ghani (L) and Abdullah Abdullah (R) look on during an event to mark Independence Day at the Ministry of Defence compound in Kabul on August 19, 2014.

Abdullah Abdullah says he now accepts that his rival, Ashraf Ghani, should be president of Afghanistan following months of deadlock over the disputed presidential election.

Hurrell, Slater set to have surgery

Konrad Hurrell

Both the Kiwis and the Kangaroos will be missing a big star through injury in double blows for next month's Four Nations league tournament, to be held here and in Australia.

West Coast clear-felling 'outrageous'

An aerial view of Jackson Bay on the West Coast of New Zealand.

Some West Coast residents say they are upset by a new case of native forest being clear-felled - with one describing it as "ghastly" and "morally outrageous".

FijiFirst leader claims victory

Frank Bainimarama

The former Fiji military commander has declared victory in the country's landmark election in an address to party supporters in Suva.

Reedy taught valuable lessons for life

Amster Reedy.

Ngāti Porou teacher and mentor Amster Reedy is being remembered as a man who instilled a sense of pride and inspiration about being Māori in an urban environment.