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Cricket: De Villiers denies Ashwin has his number

Cricket: De Villiers denies Ashwin has his number

South Africa one-day captain has AB de Villiers swatted aside suggestions that India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin could prove his nemesis in the five-match series in Kanpur.

Police hunt sex offenders in Christchurch

Police hunt sex offenders in Christchurch

Police are asking help from the public to find offenders after two separate overnight sexual assaults central Christchurch.

Mosgiel man's body found

Mosgiel man's body found

Southern Police have confirmed they have found the body of Mosgiel man Bruce Jenkins in South Otago.

Tight election could see instability in Canada

With Canada's three main political parties all getting around 30 percent support in polls, the odds of a period of political instability after the October 19 election are rising.

Rugby: BOP too good for Northland

The Bay of Plenty Steamers did enough to remain in the Championship semifinals calculations in this dreary encounter in Whangarei.

Cops seek to reunite jewellery with owners

Cops seek to reunite jewellery with owners

Dunedin Police are hoping to find the owners of four pieces of jewellery found during a police search in June.

Men sought after septic waste truck stolen

Men sought after septic waste truck stolen

Two men are being sought following the theft of a septic waste truck in Dunedin yesterday.

Forest fire south of Dunedin

Forest fire south of Dunedin

The forest fire which threatened electrical infrastructure at Waipori Falls now appears to be under control.

Driver trapped in car after Edendale crash

Driver trapped in car after Edendale crash

A train and car collided this afternoon, leaving a woman seriously injured.