Politics

01:46
The National leader doesn't think a criminal cases review commission needs to be established.

Peter Ellis case NZ's biggest miscarriage of justice - Simon Bridges

The National leader doesn't think a criminal cases review commission needs to be established.

01:00
The National Party leader says about 10,000 people have attended his nationwide public meetings which wrapped up in Tauranga.

Surviving on benefits, young people leaving - Simon Bridges hears what worries Kiwis on his roadshow

The National Party leader says about 10,000 people attended his nationwide public meetings which wrapped up in Tauranga.

Adalicia Montecino holds her year-old son Johan Bueso Montecinos, who became a poster child for the U.S. policy of separating immigrants and their children, as his father Rolando Bueso Castillo caresses Johan's head, at the Casa Belen shelter in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Friday, 20, 2018. Johan Bueso Montecinos arrived in San Pedro Sula and was reunited with his parents on a government bus. Captured by Border Patrol agents in March, Johan’s father was deported and the then 10-month-old remained at an Arizona shelter. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

'We have been suffering' - Baby didn't know parents after US-Mexico immigration reunion

The 15-month-old boy arrived in Honduras five months after being separated from his father.

Trump’s failure back up claims from US intelligence agencies came as he met President Putin in Helsinki.

White House rejects Putin idea for Ukraine referendum

Trump and Putin reportedly discussed the possibility of a referendum in separatist-leaning eastern Ukraine during their Helsinki summit.

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Corin Dann speaks to marketing expert and Victoria University Associate Professor of Marketing Dan Laufer about crisis management.

Q+A Business Podcast: What to do when your competitor gets into trouble

Corin Dann speaks to marketing expert and Victoria University Associate Professor of Marketing Dan Laufer about crisis management.

00:32
Despite this Iain Lees-Galloway agrees with the decision to grant the visa on free speech grounds.

Immigration Minister says views of far-right Canadian speakers are 'morally repugnant', as they're granted NZ work visas

Despite this Iain Lees-Galloway agrees with the decision to grant the visa on free speech grounds.

00:29
The Kiwi singer delivered a stirring spoken word piece in support of Te Puni Kōkiri’s For Future’s Sake, Choose campaign.

Watch: 'A voice that matters' - Stan Walker releases powerful spoken word piece encouraging Māori to choose their electoral roll

The spoken word piece, created in collaboration with musician and performer Sheldon Rua, was done in support of the For Future’s Sake, Choose campaign.

FILE - In this April 18, 2018 file photo, Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont attends a meeting with lawmakers of his party, Junts per Catalunya (Together for Catalonia), in Berlin, Germany. A Spanish Supreme Court judge has dropped his extradition requests for six Catalan separatist politicians wanted on rebellion charges.  (AP Photo/Michael Sohn,file)

Spanish court drops extradition request for former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont

The decision is a major setback for Spain's legal efforts to crack down on the Catalan's secessionist movement.

Inside Parliament: NZ First turns 25 and Trump's controversial tour of Europe

1 NEWS political editor Jessica Mutch and political reporter Benedict Collins discuss a big week here and internationally.

02:12
It comes as the President’s own Director of National Intelligence warned of Russian meddling.

Donald Trump again forced to 'clarify' comments about Russian interference in US - 'flat-out wrong'

The President's Director of National Intelligence warned of Russian meddling.

00:48
Australia’s Immigration Minister Peter Dutton says New Zealanders unhappy in detention can return home whenever they want.

Aussie politician slams Andrew Little, after Justice Minister's swipe at deportation laws

Peter Dutton claimed New Zealand's contributions to Australia's security was lacking.

04:38
Mr Peters addressed how the party has survived and his long-running stoush with the media.

Watch: Winston Peters looks back at 25 years of New Zealand First with 1 NEWS political editor Jess Mutch

Mr Peters addressed how the party has survived and his long-running stoush with the media.

President Donald Trump gestures while speaking during his meeting with members of his cabinet in Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Looking on is Deputy Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Trump now says he warned Putin face to face over Russia meddling in US election

A few hours earlier, the US President had answered "no" when asked if the longtime US foe was still targeting American elections.

Google fined $7 billion for forcing software on phone makers

The European Union said Google's practices restrict competition and reduce choices for consumers.

01:53
He urged the Prime Minister to change course in his resignation statement in Parliament.

Watch: Boris Johnson launches attack on Theresa May's Brexit plan in British Parliament

He described May's plans for exiting the EU, describing it as a clean departure "in name only".

01:01
One of the pieces she wore was gifted by Barack Obama.

Did the Queen perform silent protest at Donald Trump with brooch choice during UK visit?

We'll let you decide whether or not to "pin" the silent protest on the Queen.

British Prime Minister Theresa May meets representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

British PM Theresa May faces down revolt over Brexit trade bill

UK lawmakers narrowly rejected a measure that could have kept Britain in a customs union with the EU.

00:35
He told media he has “full faith in America’s great intelligence agencies”.

Trump makes major U-turn after Putin meeting, saying he misspoke over Russian meddling in US election

Today the US president told reporters he doesn't see why Russia "wouldn't" be responsible for US election meddling.

04:35
The controversy is being hailed as a propaganda victory for the Russian President.

Trump unfazed by broad condemnation of Putin summit, says it went 'even better' than meeting with NATO allies

The tweeted defence came after Trump openly questioned his own intelligence agencies' findings Russia meddled in the 2016 US election

00:34
The scale of the problem is outlined in documents released today on the decision not to build a planned mega-prison near Hamilton.

Prison system so stretched it would be unable to cope with riots or natural disasters

It comes after a decision was made not to build a planned mega-prison in Waikeria, near Hamilton.

02:25
The US President failed to back up his intelligence agencies while meeting Vladimir Putin in Helsinki.

Putin admits he wanted Trump to win election, continues to deny Russian hacking claims

Trump is a near solitary figure in his administration over the Russian scandal.

Former MP Georgina Beyer invited to speak at prestigious Oxford Union

Ms Beyer, the world's first openly transsexual mayor, has been invited to speak about life as a public figure.

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