New Zealand's jobless rate fell to a three-year low in the
first three months of the year as the employment rate grew
for the first time in four quarters, fuelled by demand for
workers in Canterbury.
A judge has sent a man to jail for chasing another man coming
out of a church meeting, pulling him over and punching him
twice in the face.
Starting early next month, McDonald's will begin selling a
single Georgie Pie product at 11 of its restaurants in
Auckland and Waikato, and isn't ruling out a return of
standalone Georgie Pie stores.
KiwiRail has accepted responsibility for an accident in which
a young woman in a wheelchair was hit by a train at a level
crossing in Auckland.
A date has been set for the trial of former Central Hawke's
Bay mayor Hugh Hamilton on charges brought by the Serious
Fraud Office and Financial Markets Authority.
Four Tauranga taxis have been ordered off the road after they
were found to be unsafe during a surprise sting.
All Whites captain Winston Reid has been named West Ham's
player of the season at the Premier League side's end-of-year
A missing 80-year-old Foxton man has been found after
spending the night huddled in sand dunes with his dog.
A Chinese sailor was taken to hospital late last night after
breaking his leg at sea.
A Christchurch man who allegedly had petrol poured over him
before being set alight has died in hospital from his
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