A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck near Te Anau just after 7am
The father of a boy who was seriously injured when a pile of
dirt collapsed on him yesterday is calling for an
investigation into the incident.
Senior pupils went to the rescue of an Otago Boys' High
School rowing eight when their skiff was hit by a powerboat
driven by their coach in Otago Harbour.
Award-winning Cromwell grower Simon Webb says the sun is
still shining on New Zealand's apples, despite the criticism
of an ''ill-informed'' British chef.
If the Breakers' first two games were reminders of the glory
days, today's humbling loss provided painful memories of last
year's lost season.
A quartet of players with something to prove highlight the
New Zealand squad named yesterday to tackle South Africa.
A fire which raged across six hectares of Blenheim's Wither
Hills Farm Park today has been brought under control.
Grant Robertson has announced Jacinda Ardern as his
running mate in the Labour leadership race.
He may be wanted for arrest, but that didn't stop a
23-year-old getting into a cheeky exchange with Christchurch
police over his own mugshot.
Friends of a boy buried beneath a mound of dirt ran to
neighbouring homes to ask for help yesterday.
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