New Zealander Antony de Malmanche has escaped the death
penalty after attempting to smuggle 1.7kg of methamphetamine
The Queenstown Lakes District Council is to raise rates by an
average of 1.2% for the 2015-16 financial year and an average
2.8% annual increase over the next decade.
A driver sped away "laughing'' after colliding with an
elderly woman's vehicle in central Dunedin this evening, a
witness to the incident says.
The first woman to become head of road policing in the
Southern District is aiming to make Otago's roads the safest
in the country.
Retrospective government approval has been given for
millionaire philanthropists Paul and Debbi Brainerd to buy
the old Glenorchy camping ground.
Workers are feeling less confident about the health of the
labour market and the deterioration in dairy earnings is
affecting confidence in the main milk-producing regions of
The number of motorists affected by an ACC blunder over car
registrations has blown out to 9000 people as a second
critical error has emerged.
Northland MP Winston Peters says National was clearly "bull
dusting" and has fallen far short on its byelection promise
to ugrade 10 bridges in the region after the new national
roading plan only included four in question.
Stunned Greeks faced shuttered banks, long supermarket lines
and overwhelming uncertainty as a breakdown in talks with
international lenders plunged their country deep into crisis.
Outram Limousin breeders Rob and Jean Johnstone have done it
A Sydney man said binging on horror movies including The
Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Friday the 13th gave
him the "taste of blood" before he stabbed an elderly cabbie
13 times, a court has heard.
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