A man who gave drugs to Christchurch schoolgirls in exchange
for sexual favours has pleaded guilty today.
A long-serving police officer allegedly bashed after coming
to the rescue of a battered woman yesterday has had 40
stitches to his face and needs to undergo dental
The racist taxi passenger who targeted a Pakistan-born cabbie
with a foul-mouthed anti-Islamic tirade has been invited to
an 'Islam open day' to broaden his mind on the religion.
The hunt for whoever shot two New Zealand fur seals at a
world-renowned colony near Kaikoura has stalled, with police
and conservationists desperate for witnesses to come forward.
The site of the Canterbury Television building, which
collapsed in the February 22, 2011 earthquake claiming 115
lives, has been bought by the Crown.
A drug dealer's sprawling Waikato farm where he cooked P and
stashed away machine guns has been forfeited to the Crown and
sold for an undisclosed sum.
All Black captain Richie McCaw could return to Super Rugby
next week if Saturday's highly-anticipated return to club
rugby is a success.
Canterbury dairy farmer Sameera Chandrasena Battelage was
"like a brother'' to one man standing trial for his murder, a
court heard today.
Student superhero Flatman, a cocker spaniel called Prince and
disgraced former MP Aaron Gilmore are being talked about as
potential mayoral candidates in post-quake Christchurch.
The age-old game of stick-fetching with your dog is dangerous
and should be banned, veterinary experts have warned.
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