Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters says New Zealand foreign policy in the Asia Pacific must steer a middle course between "trendy, ivory tower idealism" and "zero sum power politics".
The Otago Museum hosted several familiarisation tours of the institution and its activities during the recent Trenz tourism conference in Dunedin.
Richard Barker's appointment as University of Otago pro-vice-chancellor, sciences has been extended, enabling him to serve a full five-year term.
New Zealand should not hesitate to stand up for its values and beliefs, including over Asia-Pacific issues, a University of Otago academic says.
University of Otago researchers who aim to help restore fertility to women with a disabling ovary disorder are "over the moon" after gaining a nearly $5million grant from the Health Research Council.
Otago Polytechnic’s recently-completed and record-setting Student Village has won two national awards, including a "green building" excellence prize.
Reporter John Gibb spoke to Dunedin poet Peter Olds this week about his interest in photography, and why he once took many photos of graffiti and other images on the city’s walls and buildings. He...
A University of Otago study that dates back to 1972 reveals the cost of buying healthy food at Dunedin supermarkets continues to rise.
A trio of All Blacks helped spruce up the Pirates Rugby Club rooms while their teammates got involved in other Volunteer Week projects in Dunedin yesterday.
After the sun shone on World Juggling Day activities in Dunedin at the weekend, the community celebration is likely to become an annual event, organisers said.
Southern junior chess is on a high, as a record 14 teams competed in the annual Otago-Southland secondary school team tournament in Dunedin at the weekend.
Olive Johannessen (4) patiently continues her work at a lantern-making workshop at Dunedin North Intermediate School (DNI) at the weekend.
University of Otago projects have received nearly $19 million in the Health Research Council’s latest funding round.
It is unclear how many of a cat's nine lives were left after it was rescued from the roof of a Dunedin house this afternoon.
A shed on a rural property at Evansdale, near Dunedin, has been destroyed in a suspicious fire this morning, emergency services say.
Fog at Dunedin and Auckland airports this morning delayed some southern domestic flights, but has now lifted.
If you think a poster promoting next month’s New Zealand International Science Festival could not send a robot to the moon, think again.
Young dancer Olivia Moore says it is "special" to return to her Dunedin birthplace to perform "Dancing with Mozart" with the Royal New Zealand Ballet tomorrow.
Evacuated occupants of a central Dunedin building have been allowed back in after a second reported smell of gas this week.
The Dunedin Fire Brigade Restoration Society is on a roll, and has taken five more old machines, mainly fire appliances, into its safekeeping over the past two years.