A man who was wanted by police in connection with an alleged
attempted abduction of a 13-year-old Timaru girl has been
About 13 per cent of the country's 5-year-olds have such poor
oral health it affects their eating, sleeping and school
work, an oral health expert says.
A grieving mother is pleading with parents to never leave
their young children alone in water after her son drowned
when he was left by himself in a bath.
The young man left with a broken neck after apparently being
hit by a police baton while officers were unlawfully trying
to close down a Wellington party will fight for compensation.
New Zealand businessman Michael Harte has just bought his own
Mediterranean island, but he won't be partying on its beach
with his mates.
The Earthquake Commission has admitted to another breach of
privacy after information on up to 260 claimants was sent to
the wrong customers.
The head of the Defence Force, Lieutenant General Rhys Jones,
has not been reappointed to his role, the Labour Party says.
A dramatic spike in violent crimes around the country has
seen police launch 13 homicide enquiries in the past month.
A Hamilton man has been charged with murder after the body of
a 30-year-old Huntly man was found on Otaki Beach.
Thousands of rural Cantabrians remain without power, and many
will not be reconnected until Tuesday, electricity company
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