Nigel Benson

Swami in city to talk about love

Swami in city to talk about love

Love is the essence of life, a visiting Hare Krishna swami said in Dunedin yesterday. His Holiness Janananda Goswami is in the city to give a series of talks entitled ''All You Need is Love''.

Hanging out in Hollywood with Jack Black

Hanging out in Hollywood with Jack Black

Johnny Dyas is still pinching himself.

Warm gesture with team spirit

Warm gesture with team spirit

Three blind women had a good yarn for a special cause in Dunedin yesterday.

Cyclist providing pedal-powered way to get perked

Cyclist providing pedal-powered way to get perked

Coffee on the run will become coffee on the roll in Dunedin from today.

Fashion designers reach out to family

Fashion designers reach out to family

Compassion is in fashion.

Eye-catching donation to hospital

Eye-catching donation to hospital

A man of words has left a colourful visual legacy to Dunedin.

Poignancy of two empty seats

Poignancy of two empty seats

Two empty seats stood out in the sea of black and white.

Dunedin's O'Sullivan shortlisted for NZ Book Awards poetry prize

Dunedin poet and New Zealand Poet Laureate Vincent O'Sullivan has been short-listed for the poetry prize in the 2014 New Zealand Book Awards, announced yesterday.

Kiwi accent a positive

Kiwi accent a positive

New Zealand voices are being applauded around the world.

Communal housing plan outside rules

Communal housing plan outside rules

A pioneer communal housing development planned for the former High Street School site will have to negotiate the resource consent process, after its design was ruled non-complying.