A second pedestrian has been hit by a car, this time in South Dunedin, following the hospitalisation of a pedestrian who was hit by a car in George St this morning.
Protesters marched from the Otago Museum Reserve to the Octagon before blocking the city's northbound one-way street yesterday as they returned, showing their support for the Ihumatao "protectors".
A new, non-surgical way of fitting women who have just given birth with IUDs may soon be accessible to doctors, midwives and other birth attendants globally, and could save tens of thousands of lives.
Boris Johnson's Brexit promises are bound to fall flat, a University of Otago academic says of Britain's new PM - and he predicts Mr Johnson's stint in the top job will be brief.
The University of Otago is opening arts students' eyes to a plethora of opportunities they might not otherwise have considered.
One in six New Zealanders have Irish roots - the highest proportion anywhere in the world apart from Ireland.
As flu season continues, the university's Student Health Service is adding extra clinics- and the clinic's nurse manager says the flu season appears to be getting later and later each year.
When a woman came to rescue her friend after he crashed allegedly driving drunk, she ended up getting arrested herself.
Cromwell College and some of Otago's area schools say a Government plan to centralise New Zealand's polytechnics would be fixing a system that ''isn't broken''.
The bells are ringing out for the University of Otago's doctor of philosophy students.
Bowel cancer is the gastrointestinal cancer most commonly diagnosed - but an oncologist and cancer researcher wants to raise awareness of a number of other potentially deadly forms.
More than 130 prohibited firearms were handed to police in Dunedin yesterday, as a national firearms amnesty continues.
Crowds of families poured into Otago Museum for the launch of an exhibition on the mysteries of the ocean yesterday.
Going to the dentist can be a painful experience - but the new University of Otago clinical services building is "fantastic" and a far cry from the old facility, where a chair once broke under her,...
A young photographer hot on the trail of the South Island robin says trekking through the bush in wet weather on Saturday was worth it for the perfect shot.
University students have revived their traditional week celebrating all things green - including composting, an information day, and a movie screening.
A mineral found in bulls' teeth could soon be used in bone and dental grafts, according to Otago University researchers.
Two decades have passed since the release of the film Scarfies gave the rest of the world a glimpse of Dunedin student culture, writes Elena McPhee.
Unlocking information on different iwi and hapu will hopefully help New Zealanders with Maori heritage strengthen their identity, the creator of a planned database says.
Otago Polytechnic has been bucking the trend when it comes to declining numbers of men enrolling in the past decade - experiencing an increase in male students.