Local government is often failing to consult meaningfully with Maori over liquor licensing matters, new research has found.
Dunedin and Otago staff at Idea Services, the operational arm of IHC, will take part in a four-hour national strike next Monday, after the failure of mediation efforts for nearly 3000 staff.
Dr Katherine Black is urging greater awareness of the need for female athletes to protect their health by eating and drinking enough to fuel their high energy use.
Emergency Management Otago wants to consult members of the public throughout Otago over the organisation's proposed new 10-year group plan.
A government move to ban military-style semi-automatic rifles has been described as "wonderful and reassuring''.
Recently appointed University of Otago scientist Prof Miguel Quinones-Mateu plans to focus part of his research on emergent viruses that could pose a threat to New Zealand's biosecurity.
Representatives of the Kaua'i Community College, on the Hawaiian island of Kaua'i, and members of the island's business community have continued an "extremely positive" visit to Otago Polytechnic and wider Dunedin area.
A group aims to remove unsightly graffiti from the Harington Point gun emplacements, which it says detracts from the first view cruise ship passengers have of the Otago Harbour.
What includes a "gold rush", has 30,000 parts, mostly non-fictional, and lasts three days?
Contractors work to cut up and remove a large eucalyptus tree in Portobello Rd, near Glenfalloch, on the Otago Peninsula.
Compassion and love rather than "zero tolerance" are needed in the aftermath of the Christchurch terrorist attacks, Dunedin Multi-Ethnic Council president Paul Gourlie says.
An Otago Medical Students Association quiz has raised more than $1000 to support Muslim families affected by the Christchurch terror attacks.
A mass of cakes and many letters from University of Otago students and staff poured in yesterday, showing support for the Dunedin Muslim and migrant communities, after the Christchurch terrorist...
Dunedin's latest Fringe Festival aims to bring people together, as well as to celebrate lively cultural diversity, in the aftermath of the Christchurch terrorist attacks, director Gareth McMillan...
A defiant Russian activist punk band Pussy Riot took to the stage in Dunedin last night, still saddened, and angered, by having to cancel their Friday show in Christchurch in the wake of the mass...
A call has been made for efforts to build greater understanding and tolerance between faiths in the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attacks.
Tonight's performance by Russian activist punk band Pussy Riot in Dunedin aims to help bring people together and lift spirits in the wake of the Christchurch terror attacks.
Events involving Russian activist punk band Pussy Riot have been called off in Dunedin due to the terror attacks in Christchurch. It's hoped the band will still perform on Sunday.
University of Otago medical students benefit significantly from taking a year out from their usual studies to undertake a research project for the bachelor of medical science honours degree, Prof...
University of Otago Pacific development director Dr Tasileta Teevale (centre) with student helpers Charles Radclyffe and Jasmine Wright preparing gift bags for participants in campus walking tours.