Scientists working in the dense jungles of Indonesia have
"rediscovered" a large grey monkey so rare it was believed by
many to be extinct.
The former Haitian dictator known as "Baby Doc" has been
summoned to court to be scolded for violating the terms of
his house arrest by venturing outside the capital, a judge
A search is continuing today for a man swept away while
swimming in the Whanganui River.
While here in the South we may be enjoying a hot summer,
winter is making itself felt in other places, as these images
A man accused of spraying gasoline on a 73-year-old woman and
setting her ablaze in an elevator has been charged with
murder and arson, appearing in court with the left side of
his face blistered and burned, his upper lip swollen.
Officials say 23 people have died after drinking bootleg
liquor that sickened another 112 in a village in eastern
Police are awaiting further forensic results before drawing a
conclusion as to the circumstances surrounding the death of a
46-year-old Dunedin man at his home on Friday night.
Samoan first five Tusi Pisi headlines the new-look Hurricanes
side named today for the 2012 Super 15 season.
Fiji plans to advertise for a new national rugby coach,
likely making Sam Domoni the first head coach to lose his job
over his team's performance at the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
All Black mania lifted a notch as final preparations began
yesterday for the biggest game in New Zealand rugby
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