US Chief Justice John Roberts and fellow justices won't make their major decision until October 10

US travel bans lie in limbo as Supreme Court gives and takes

Mon 24 Jul

Editor's Insight: The top US court has expanded the definition of family to allow more people to enter the US while leaving thousands of approved refugees worse off.

President Donald Trump has found the tools of power difficult to manage

Editor's Insight: ‘Peak populism’ plays in National’s favour

Fri 21 Jul

Political polls are providing a reality check to calls for change in direction.

Ipsos research manager Mike Clemence says Abu Dhabi is attractive to younger generations

Auckland jumps four places in world's top 60 cities survey

Thu 20 Jul 2

Baby boomers and Gen Xers rate Auckland among the world's 10 best cities to live in. 

US President Donald Trump has already buried many of his election promises

Trump’s trade bark is worse than his bite

Wed 19 Jul

Editor's Insight: Market expectations of major trade policy changes now appear to have completely reversed, Goldman Sachs economists say.

French president Emmanuel Macron has been on a roll since his election

French President Macron demonstrates 'vive la difference'

Tue 18 Jul

Editor's Insight: Mr Macron – to the surprise of many – invited Donald Trump as the honoured world leader at the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris.

IEA executive director Fatih Birol says future investment is more critical than ever

World energy investment drop raises power shortage fears

Mon 17 Jul 2

The International Energy Agency says a 20% fall over three years threatens future supply.