Three Dominion Finance directors - including two well-known
members of the business community - have pleaded guilty this
morning and been convicted of making untrue statements in
An elderly man who died after he was hit by a van while
riding his mobility scooter on a pedestrian crossing in
Ashburton has been named.
Police are unable to say whether a body discovered in New
Plymouth is that of missing teenager Nikolao Meafua.
New Zealand's Marina Erakovic has reached the second round at
Wimbledon after a tough first round win.
Voter support for Labour and its leader, David Shearer, has
slumped in the latest Herald-DigiPoll survey, which he's
admitted is a "surprise".
The biggest pokie charity in the country is rejecting funding
applications from Anglican-linked organisations because a
branch of the church spoke out against gaming machines.
As New Zealand and England embark upon a candidate for 'most
short-horned series in cricket history' with their two
Twenty20 matches, there is no shortage of motivation for
Starter for 10 was a film adaptation of a novel based on the
University Challenge series and its famous catchphrase.
A shallow, magnitude 4.4 earthquake has struck near Milford
Sound, GNS Science reports.
One person has died and another is in hospital following a
two-car crash between Milton and Balclutha today.
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