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Election 2014

Triumphant 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)


Harawira refuses to concede defeat

Hone Harawira.
Mana leader Hone Harawira is not yet conceding defeat in Te Tai Tokerau despite being behind Labour's Kelvin Davis by more than 1000 votes.

Election Results

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Fonterra and Danone resume arbitration

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Fonterra and Danone are back in formal talks aimed at settling a disagreement over last year's botulism scare and will be back in court in New Zealand in October.

60000 Kurds flee to Turkey in a day

Syrian Kurds cross the border from Syria into Turkey near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province.

Turkey says more than 66000, mainly Kurdish, refugees from northern Syria have crossed the border in 24 hours since it was opened by the Turkish authorities.

Iro returning to Warriors

Tony Iro during the ANZAC Test between Australia and New Zealand at Allianz Stadium, Sydney, Australia on Friday 2 May 2014.

The former Kiwis rugby league international Tony Iro is returning to the Warriors National Rugby League club as an assistant to head coach Andrew McFadden for the 2015 season.

Penguin deaths prompt call for action

A blue penguin in a nesting box close to penguin colony in Oamaru, New Zealand.

A recent spate of penguin deaths on the fringe of Abel Tasman National Park has led to a campaign to protect them from domestic dogs.

Fiji election authorities call for proof

Fiji's Supervisor of Elections, Mohammed Saneem

The elections authorities in Fiji say they say they'll look into allegations of alleged irregularities but they're not satisfied with documents provided so far.

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.