The Government will spend $7.7 million on upgrading and enhancing the SuperGold card after years of the scheme being "neglected".
Another KiwiBuild development backed by taxpayer money is failing to generate buyer demand - prompting more calls for Labour's flagship programme to be dumped.
The Government will spend $320 million on a package of initiatives aimed preventing family and sexual violence and breaking the cycle of violence.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has spoken about her sense of "betrayal" to the electorate that she had formerly contested.
As anyone who has ever overseen the letters to the editor column of a newspaper could tell you, few things get people more worked up than an issue involving water.
The coalition lifeline that National will need if it's to have a chance at the next election looks set to come in the form of a Christian party led by one of its own.
A student leader says many students are only at her university because of the new no-fees scheme and has warned the government not to ditch its policy.
The Government has reallocated almost $200 million from the fees free policies as part of Finance Minister Grant Robertson's push to cull $1 billion of low priority spending.
Acting Prime Minister Winston Peters has called the sale of ice cream company Tip Top a "sad day" for New Zealand, laying the blame squarely on past management at Fonterra.
NCEA fees will be scrapped and the qualification's literacy and numeracy requirements will be increased in a major overhaul of the qualification, the Government has announced.
The Government will spend almost $200 million on housing more than 1000 long-term homeless people in New Zealand.
An area of South Island coast and ocean including parts of the Otago coastline and waters is being tagged for protection under a proposal supported by the Government.
It is fair to say Lumsden seldom registers on the political Richter scale - a search of Hansard shows the northern Southland township has been mentioned a mere 22 times in the House since 2003.
Grant Robertson laughs the laugh of someone who has been asked this question many, many times: just what is wellbeing?
The Government has broken its flagship election promise on Kiwibuild and the Housing Minister should resign, National Party leader Simon Bridges says.
Health Minister David Clark has been severely reprimanded by Speaker Trevor Mallard over a ''blatant breach'' of requirements to answer parliamentary questions properly.
Nelson MP Nick Smith has been suspended from Parliament for 24 hours after Trevor Mallard "named" Smith, prompting senior National MP to suggest Mallard was a "bully."
The Government has revealed the much-anticipated Zero Carbon legislation to Parliament, setting targets that could mean huge changes to New Zealand's agriculture sector.
National Leader Simon Bridges has been kicked out of the House for fighting with the Speaker after being accused of making "barnyard animal" noises.