Election

01:00
The PM says he wants to work with the parties during the upcoming election

Bill English tells National supporters in Ohariu and Epsom to vote for Peter Dunne and David Seymour

Mr English said the party intends to work with support partners ACT and United Future.

00:15
Prime Minister Bill English was only too keen to help out his Hutt South candidate Chris Bishop.

First hoardings signal the election campaign is underway

Prime Minister Bill English was only too keen to help out his Hutt South candidate Chris Bishop.

National's also taken a slight dive in the polls, but Mr Little is now registering the lowest levels for a Labour leader since 2009.

Labour pledges to scrap 'so-called' voluntary school donations for NZ parents

Andrew Little said school donations have gone up 50 per cent under National.

01:51
A new campaign called #FFS Vote is trying to turn around dreadful voting statistics.

Social media star William Waiirua fronts playful new campaign encouraging young Maori to vote

A new campaign called #FFS Vote is trying to turn around dreadful voting statistics.

03:10
Andrew Little says he will un-freeze contributions to the super fund, which will allow the retirement age to remain as is.

Exclusive: Labour pledges not to lift pension age from 65

Andrew Little says he will un-freeze contributions to the super fund, which will allow the retirement age to remain as is.

01:13
1 NEWS political editor Corin Dann reflects on a big weekend for New Zealand First and the Greens.

'Winston Peters has sought to present himself as the outsider'

1 NEWS political editor Corin Dann reflects on a big weekend for New Zealand First and the Greens.

Greens won't back Labour - NZ First government unless they're in it - MP

Barry Coates says his party will be the "beating heart" of the next Govt.

02:54
The Labour leader says polls are interesting but "that’s not what motivates me".

Andrew Little deflects worst approval rating by Labour leader since 2009: Polls are not 'what motivate me'

Labour leader suggests his 5 per cent preferred PM rating doesn't reflect a public desire for change.

00:33
The Government isn't convinced light rail is the right answer to Auckland's congestion issues.

Greens want Auckland Airport light rail completed in time for America's Cup

The party are promising it'll be ready by 2021 under them.

02:00
Political commentators are optimistic this election could see an increase in turnout.

Push starts to get young Kiwis enrolled to vote in September election

One political commentator hopes Brexit and Donald Trump will push more young Kiwis to vote.

02:28
The former Labour MP will stand for Winston Peters' party in the Whangarei electorate.

NZ First's Shane Jones has 'ability to be New Zealand's Donald Trump' - political commentator

Labelled "bombastic' and "eccentric", Jones is running for New Zealand First this election and political commentators are expecting drama.

03:12
There are rumours the former Labour MP is planning to jump ship - to join with New Zealand First.

Wintson Peters expected to announce Shane Jones as Whangarei's NZ First candidate today

NZ First leader Winston Peters believes his party can take the Whangarei seat from National.

Former Labour MP Shane Jones.

NZ First set to announce Shane Jones as their candidate in Whangarei

NZ First leader Winston Peters believes his party can take the Whangarei seat from National.

The Labour leader told the party's election year congress speculators can avoid paying tax at the moment.

Labour promises to lift minimum wage and replace 90-day trial period

Labour is promising to raise the minimum wage from $15.75 an hour to $16.50.

01:57
Mike Hosking looks at some of the more amusing moments from the UK election campaign.

"Have a Pringle Jeremy!" Celebrating the weird and awkward moments in this tight UK election

Mike Hosking looks at some of the more amusing moments from the UK election campaign.

02:16
The Conservatives' comfortable lead in the polls is ebbing away as Labour fights back ahead of Friday's election.

Security high on agenda for UK voters

The Conservatives' comfortable lead in the polls is ebbing away as Labour fights back ahead of Friday's election.

01:09
The Prime Minister is asked about NZ First's possible post-election role following the latest poll result.

'No' - Bill English stands firm on chances of a pre-election deal with Winston

The stance comes as new poll figures put English well ahead in the preferred Prime Minister stakes.

00:36
The Prime Minister just briefed the media on the date of this year's election.

Watch: Prime Minister announces September 23 for Kiwis to cast their votes

Bill English has announced the date of the 2017 General Election.

02:04
Andrew Little says after a series of resignations it could be grounds for an early election.

National and Labour both insist they're election-ready: 'We are ready for anything' – Bennett

Andrew Little says after a series of resignations it could be grounds for an early election.

00:43
John Key.

Mt Roskill by-election victory 'a pretty small bar for Andrew Little to get over' - John Key

"No other political party other than Labour showed up... actually, the voters didn't show up."

00:27
Woods says he’s taking Phil Goff’s advice and making a stamp on politics by himself.

Michael Wood: Simple message behind Labour win at Mt Roskill

Being able to get a clear message out and winning people’s trust was the reason for his victory, he says.

01:57
The Breakfast host reports from the US where the email investigation is causing big problems for Clinton.

Jack Tame: Things are pretty bad for Hillary Clinton in the polls

The Breakfast host reports from the US where the email investigation is causing big problems for Clinton.

Live

Watch: Final US Presidential Debate live stream

Watch a live stream of the last debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The debate starts at 2pm.

01:55
The Republican candidate has denied fresh reports he "was like an octopus".

Trump threatening to sue women claiming he sexually assaulted them 30 years ago

The Republican candidate has denied fresh reports he "was like an octopus".

05:14
Lianne Dalziel has been re-elected in Christchurch, with asset sales and fresh water promising to be flashpoints in her new term.

Christchurch's Lianne Dalziel 'full of optimism' heading into second term as mayor

Asset sales and fresh water promise to be flashpoints in her new term.

00:44
It's all about the selfie these days when someone famous is close by.

The selfie generation: A room full of people and no one is looking at Hillary Clinton

It's all about the selfie these days when someone famous is close by.

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