Whichever way you spin it, Parmjeet Parmar's 4652 votes in an electorate where National got 14,275 list votes last time out is a poor result.

A pasting in Mt Roskill

Sun 4 Dec 12

The surprising scale of Labour’s win in a seat where National handily carried the list vote in 2014.

Android user Donald Trump

Trump tells Apple CEO his company will 'build a big plant in the US'

Thu 24 Nov 26

Apple says's it's happy to continue employing 80,000 in the US – but in high-end management, marketing, engineering and design roles, not low-end, low-margin assembly.

Trade Minister Todd McClay: Big news in some parallel universe where the US election cycle never took place

TPP bill passes!

Tue 15 Nov 6

A great victory in some parallel universe where the US election cycle never took place | Labour questions "inexplicable" waste-of-time debate during quake aftermath.

Spark MD Simon Moutter increasingly cutting Chorus out of the loop

Simon puts Telecom back together

WEEKEND REVIEW Sun 13 Nov 15

From fixed wireless to a plan for his company to own its own fibre, Spark's MD is cutting Chorus out of the loop, and winding the clock back to 2010.

TRUMP WATCH: 'Mexican' judge goes soft on fraud case

Sat 12 Nov 3

PLUS: Private financing focus for $US1 trillion infrastructure spend-up but Wall Street Journal says it will fall short | Trump considers keeping part of Obamacare | Formal death of the TPP | Transition team cronyism shocker | Trump vs Trump on Twitter

The US version

A 'New Zealand Donald Trump' would have to come from National

Fri 11 Nov 5

People who pick Peters or Morgan are misreading the situation in the US and UK | Trump’s trouble in the Senate.