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Jacinda Ardern promises 'relentless positivity' as Labour leader in upcoming campaign - TVNZ

Jacinda Ardern says she's just taken on the worst job in politics but she'll bring "relentless positivity" to the party and next month's election campaign. An hour after being named as the leader following the resignation of Andrew Little, Ms Ardern's ...and more »

Jacinda Ardern Takes Over New Zealand Opposition as Election Looms - New York Times

New Zealand's political opposition was jolted by an abrupt change at the top on Tuesday as the Labour Party leader quit amid dismal polling numbers and a rising star, Jacinda Ardern, took over just weeks before a general election. Ms. Ardern, 37, has ...and more »

Jacinda Ardern becomes youngest New Zealand Labour leader after Andrew Little quits - The Guardian

Deputy leader takes over less than two months before election as polls place support for the opposition party at just 23 to 24%. Eleanor Ainge Roy in Dunedin. @EleanorAingeRoy. Mon 31 Jul 2017 18.50 EDT Last modified on Wed 13 Sep 2017 01.54 EDT.and more »

As it happened: Jacinda Ardern takes charge as Labour leader - Radio New Zealand

Jacinda Ardern and Kelvin Davis have been elected unopposed at a caucus meeting as Labour's new leader and deputy. Andrew Little stepped aside as Labour leader this morning and endorsed Ms Ardern as his replacement. Key events: On Sunday ...and more »

Ardern: 'I absolutely believe that I am up to the job' - Radio New Zealand

Labour's new leader Jacinda Ardern says she and her team are preparing to run the 'campaign of our lives' in the lead-up to the September election. Jacinda Ardern addresses media after being elected Labour Party leader. Jacinda Ardern addresses media ...and more »

Who is Jacinda Ardern? - Newshub

Jacinda Ardern is the new leader of the Labour Party - that we all know by now. But did you know she's also an amateur DJ and in a long-term relationship with TV and radio personality Clarke Gayford? Here are a few more things about the 37-year-old you ...and more »

Jacinda Ardern says career v children is a dilemma lots of women face - Stuff.co.nz

Andrew Little steps down as Labour leader and is replaced by his former deputy Jacinda Ardern. She's been in the job for less than 24 hours, but already Jacinda Ardern is being asked whether she'll put off having babies in favour of continuing her career.and more »

NZ opposition Labour change leaders ahead of election - BBC News

Andrew Little, the head of New Zealand's main opposition Labour Party, has resigned - less than two months before the country's general elections. "Recent poll results have been disappointing. As leader, I must take responsibility for these results ...and more »

Jacinda Ardern: What has marked the political journey of Labour's youngest ever leader? - TVNZ

In the wake of Andrew Little's abrupt exit as one of Labour's least popular leaders, the contrasting rise of Jacinda Ardern through the party ranks has taken another unprecedented leap. At 37, Ms Arden is the Labour Party's youngest ever leader. But ...and more »

'I'm not thinking about a Plan B' - Jacinda Ardern - Radio New Zealand

Labour's deputy Jacinda Ardern is not thinking about a 'Plan B' when it comes to the party leadership she says, after two disastrous poll results have left Labour MPs reeling. Jacinda Ardern Photo: RNZ. Mr Little consulted senior colleagues late last ...and more »