Five Tongan police officers are among those set to stand
trial over the manslaughter of New Zealand constable Kali
The America's Cup has been officially opened, with a
glamorous and at times comically over-the-top ceremony at the
event village in San Francisco today.
TVNZ has poached popular Australian soap Home & Away from
TV3 after indebted parent company Mediaworks lost the show's
A 30-year-old man who sexually groomed young boys and made
contact with one of his victims via Facebook has been
sentenced to 11 months of home detention.
Submitters continued to voice their opposition to the
Government's controversial new GCSB legislation in an
occasionally fiery committee hearing at Parliament this
The New Zealand beef and lamb industry is at risk of being an
insignificant player in the country's economic recovery if it
does not adopt a more integrated approach, ANZ Bank said.
A man has been shot in the buttocks in the Christchurch
suburb of Linwood this morning.
A relieving teacher has been censured for serious misconduct
and ordered to undertake non-violence classes after
"back-handing" a Year 9 nine child repeatedly over the head
for making helicopter noises.
A teacher at a childcare centre has been censured after she
was caught on camera stealing food from the lunchboxes of her
Daniel Vettori announced today that he has made himself
unavailable for either a New Zealand Cricket or Northern
Districts retainer contract in the 2013-14 season.
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