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No rest for Key

John Key and Bill English

PM's feet will have barely touched the ground from his historic election win before playing host to world leaders. | Nats to reshuffle

Labour caucus knives out

David Cunliffe OPINION: Labour is set to descend into another bitter leadership contest.

Beehive Live: The work begins

John Key National set to hit the ground running after Saturday's win, while Labour will be looking to find out just what went wrong.

Death throes, low blows

Hone Harawira OPINION: Everyone could have used some pseudoephedrine on election night.

Fresh faces in new Parliament

Shane Reti National has the most new electorate MPs, with nine fresh faces, while Labour has five. Who are they?

Lessons for Labour in thrashing

Cunliffe It's business as usual for Nats after astonishing win, but Labour faces another fight. | Beehive Live | Knives out

Shuffle ahead for National

With senior positions up for grabs, PM is expected to conduct major reshuffle.

Win for nasty politics

Secret diary of a Maraetai dinner

Election 2014: Talking tech

Six parties outline their digital strategies in interviews with NetSafe executive director Martin Cocker.

Nats take axe to benefits

The National Party says it will reduce the number of people on welfare by 25 per cent if re-elected to government.

Election 2014: Maori matters

Election 2014: Immigration

Party views on state housing

Parties outline stances on state housing, focusing on Wellington, where the issue has been a thorny one.

National back on track

John Key National's popularity soars after Judith Collins' exit, putting it on course for huge victory. | All over bar the shouting | Full poll results

National drops, Labour up in poll

John Key and David Cunliffe could be in a race to reach Winston Peters. | Possible coalitions | Poll results

National's $8m oil and gas plans

Fight over the middle ground

Don't split vote, National warns

National is urging its supporters not to split their vote as our latest poll confirms the minor parties are on the rise. | Full poll results

Fewer jobs, more problems

Job ads Permanent work is almost impossible to find and there's still a severe lack of special needs funding.

John Key owes me $6000

Beneficiaries need at least a $50 per week pay rise just to keep pace, Martin Buck writes.

Get rid of tax on exports

Leaders' debate top comments

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