The man accused of killing Christchurch schoolgirl Jade
Louise Bayliss has pleaded not guilty to murder.
A Danish politician who called the powhiri "uncivilised" and
"grotesque" said the meaning of her comments in a newspaper
column were lost in translation.
A man serving a life sentence or rape and murder, who has
maintained his innocence, today faces the Parole Board for
the 11th time.
The head of the navy dive team says recovering the bodies of
the 2degrees chief executive and his wife from the wreckage
of a light plane crash has been difficult and was "tinged
Structural engineers will assess how to remove a crashed car
from a flat that police say is in danger of collapsing.
Tsunami warning sirens that sounded across Auckland in a
test-run at the weekend are not favoured by our national
Only four of the country's top eight police officers have
passed a new fitness test.
The Government says there are no plans to evacuate New
Zealanders from the Korean peninsula, despite reports of
contingency arrangements being put in place by Canberra for
Social media is used overseas to incite democracy and create
revolutions - but in New Zealand it's used to organise
"booze-fests", a victim of an out-of-control party says.
The man behind The GC, Bailey Mackey, says criticism about
the show hit him deeply - but don't expect him to be making
any changes to his style.
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