New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern said she voted yes on both referendum questions. Ms Ardern recently said she had used cannabis “ a very long time ago”. Photograph: Marty Melville/AFP via Getty Images

New Zealanders have voted to legalise euthanasia for those with a terminal illness, in a victory for campaigners who say people suffering extreme pain(...)

 New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern speaks at an election night event in Auckland on Saturday. Photograph: David Rowland/EPA

Jacinda Ardern has held out the possibility of forming a coalition government despite securing a historic election victory that will enable her Labour(...)

Jacinda Ardern pictured after an election night event at Auckland Town Hall, will govern New Zealand for a second term. Photograph: Mark Coote/Bloomberg.

Jacinda Ardern will govern New Zealand for a second term, after the Labour party secured a landslide victory in the general election, attracting so ma(...)

New Zealand’s prime minister Jacinda Ardern meets with Labour Party volunteers in Auckland on Friday. Photograph:   Mark Coote/Bloomberg

It’s been called the Covid election, with stability the order of the day. But it has turned into the weirdest general election campaign New Zealander(...)

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Adern announced a return to a coronavirus  lockdown for Auckland. Photograph: Brendon O’Hagan/Bloomberg

New Zealand announced on Tuesday it was shutting down its largest city, Auckland, after four new cases of Covid-19 were discovered in the city, the f(...)

The amount of income tax Apple pays in Australia has been criticised as inadequate, given its practice of profit-shifting via Ireland revealed in 2014

Reports that Apple has not paid any tax in New Zealand for a decade have prompted experts to voice concerns that much-promised international crackdown(...)