Minor parties to do battle on Grey Power patch

General Election candidates' meeting Hosted by: Grey Power Howick Pakuranga & Districts Association Venue: Pakuranga Bowling Pavilion, Lloyd Elsmore Park, Pakuranga When: Friday...

Kang cleared of bribery

The Electoral Commission has cleared Maori Party candidate Wetex Kang of a bribery allegation. Maori party president Tukoroirangi Morgan  accused the New Zealand Herald “beefed...

Ross back in Botany

Jami-Lee Ross says he feels a bit like ‘mother hen’ during his first week back in parliament. The Botany MP has been re-elected by a...

Meet your election candidates for Botany

Welcome to the first of a series of articles we intend to bring to you in the run-up to the General Election on September...

Bringing disability and politics together

Women in New Zealand started voting 124 years ago but it’s been only three years since Telephone Voting was introduced for the visually impaired...

Meet your election candidates for Hunua

Welcome to the first of a series of articles we intend to bring to you in the run-up to the General Election on September...

Details of your local ‘meet the candidate’ meetings

Welcome to part three of the Times’ General Election coverage. Numerous groups are hosting election meetings featuring various candidates. The Times will be attending two...

Damian Light is the new United Future party leader

United Future has a new leader – and it’s one of our very own. Botany candidate Damian Light has been appointed new leader following the...

Better infrastructure for Hunua – Bayly

National MP Andrew Bayly says ensuring the Hunua electorate gets its fair share of infrastructure and resources is top of his priorities list. Bayly, who...

Confident, determined and ready to serve

Jami-Lee Ross is no stranger to politics.  He’s confident, he’s determined and he knows what he wants. He first stood for local council in 2004...