"Dump and run" is the damning description some youth specialists are using to describe the services of Child, Youth and Family (CYF).
The Government could present changes to paid parental leave, which would include premature, special needs and multiple births, within days, ACT leader David Seymour says.
Labour MP Sue Moroney is about to embark on another mission to extend paid parental leave to 26 weeks.
More than 1500 mostly Syrian refugees, trapped in a no-man's land for three days have entered Macedonia from Greece after police allowed them to pass.
Labour wants a change in policy around the durability of electronic monitoring bracelets after it was revealed 18 people have cut theirs off and gone on the run.
Today's news of the bombing in Bangkok is tragic, and there's no doubt it makes you question just where is safe enough for Kiwis to go on holiday nowadays.
The two front-runners of the US Presidential race - Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump - have been setting their sights on the influential state of Iowa.
Secretary of State John Kerry called for genuine democracy in Cuba as the US flag was raised over a US embassy in Havana for the first time in 54 years.
In the Gafoi family's south Auckland garage you're transported to the Pacific, despite the weather outside being anything but tropical.
The mother of a Kiwi who had been sleeping in a tent during an unpaid internship at the United Nations says the policy doesn't promote diversity in the organisation.
The US Republican Party has officially kicked off its race to find its presidential nominee with the first candidates debate.
Justice Minister Amy Adams is about to launch a discussion paper proposing a shake-up of domestic violence laws.
Allegations linking former PM Edward Heath to child sex abuse are threatening fresh disgrace for Britain's political establishment.
New Zealand's month as president of the United Nations Security Council ended today, and during that time New Zealand secured a big boost to the economy.
Foreign Minister Murray McCully is calling for sweeping change to the United Nations Security Council.