Prison van collides with crane

A prison van that collided with a crane on State Highway 2 is blocking traffic near Katikati.

Privacy breach affected 1600 schools

The company behind the flawed Novopay system has sent a number of schools the wrong emails about yet-to-be-processed actions regarding their payrolls.

Badminton: Top players in form for NZ Open

Players lining up for the New Zealand Badminton Open to be held on Auckland's North Shore starting tomorrow are in good form after dominating the titles at the big Australian Open over the weekend.

GCSB report: Some spying may have been illegal

GCSB report: Some spying may have been illegal

A report on the GCSB initiated as a result of the Kim Dotcom affair has found 88 instances where the spy agency's surveillance may have been illegal.

Lessons to be learned from tragic drowning: coroner

An Auckland man drowned after trying to save his young grandchildren from a rip at an "unforgiving" stretch of Ninety Mile Beach despite a rescuer's desperate attempt to bring him ashore.

Fatal crash driver ignored plea to slow down

Fatal crash driver ignored plea to slow down

A teenager and a 20-year-old died in an after-party crash caused by the unlicensed driver reaching 145kmh while racing his overloaded vehicle, a coroner has found.

Community divided by cattle rustling case

A "bold and outrageous" cattle rustling case has divided a rural community north of Auckland.

High valuations prompt slowdown in property market

Housing valuations are the highest in seven years, prompting a slowdown in the market as some buyers hold off until prices become more affordable, according to property valuation experts.

Wellington water restrictions lifted

Wellington's water ban has been lifted almost four weeks since sprinklers fell silent across the capital.

Father admits crashing quad bike, injuring daughter

The father of a 6-year-old girl seriously injured in a quad bike crash has admitted to drink-driving and crashing the vehicle, injuring himself and his passengers.

Syndicate content