Otago Daily Times: Political News

Labour, Greens join forces to bring down government

Labour, Greens join forces to bring down government

The Green and Labour Parties will be presenting a united front from today in a campaign to change the government next year, Green co-leader Metiria Turei says.

Plain tobacco packaging likely for early next year

Plain tobacco packaging likely for early next year

Here's how cigarette packs could soon look - a standard package with gruesome warning image.

PM to visit Fiji next week

PM to visit Fiji next week

Prime Minister John Key will visit Fiji next week, saying Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama's 2006 coup that sparked a 10-year long gap between top-level visits was "ancient history".

Govt to roll out plain packaging plans

Govt to roll out plain packaging plans

The Government is to press ahead with plain-packaging for tobacco, and more detail on how such a regime might work will be revealed tomorrow.

Smoking tax rise not racist: Turia

Smoking tax rise not racist: Turia

The architect of higher tobacco taxes, Maori Party co-founder Dame Tariana Turia, has hit back at claims by a Maori smoking researcher that continued tax hikes are "racist".

Canterbury schools allocated $276m

The rebuild of Canterbury's schools has been allocated more than $276 million over four years as part of Budget 2016.

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