Unwanted by the Highlanders, or anyone else this Super Rugby
season, Jason Rutledge is in the unusual position of
preparing to play his former teammates for the Hurricanes
A woman convicted of racially abusing her New-Zealand-born
neighbour by calling her a "fat Australian" has had her
conviction overturned by appeal judges who ruled that being
called "Australian" is not racist.
A unit opens today focused on clearing the backlog of issues
that have been caused by the Novopay payroll system.
A senior Grey Power
official has complained about the planned increase in
immigrants in Auckland, prompting claims from his national
president that the submission is racist.
father of a 12-year-old boy who was swept out to sea in heavy
surf yesterday has thanked rescuers for saving his son's
Plain packaging should be extended to party pills and
synthetic cannabis to reduce the appeal of these drugs to
young people, a lobby group says.
A police officer was badly cut in the head by a bottle thrown
from a Pt England party that turned violent after a man and a
woman began arguing outside.
getaway driver in the brutal RSA triple slaying has been
recalled to prison as he faces injuring and driving charges.
Members of the public and police created a human chain at a
Napier beach to haul ashore a boy who was washed out in heavy
The Wellington Phoenix could find themselves in the bizarre
position of grabbing this season's A-League wooden spoon,
while boasting the golden boot winner on their roster.
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