Donald Trump's upbringing in a deeply dysfunctional family makes him a uniquely destructive and unstable leader for the country, his niece writes in a scathing new book.
Former National Party president Michelle Boag has stood down from Auckland Central MP Nikki Kaye's campaign for the upcoming election, a spokeswoman has confirmed.
Trying to stop someone from drink driving earned a Dunedin Good Samaritan a broken pelvis for her efforts, after she was dragged along the road by a car.
Australians have been warned Melbourne's coronavirus outbreak could be replicated across the country as the city goes back into lockdown.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for the coronavirus after months minimising the severity of the pandemic and defying medical experts.
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Otago Regional Council chairwoman Marian Hobbs has been ousted from her role, and Andrew Noone has been voted in as her successor.
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Police Minister Stuart Nash believes an investigation will show other National Party MPs or members were also involved in Covid patient data leak.
Charlie Loretan (3), of Dunedin, is proud of his creation, a jetpack he crafted at the Dunedin Public Library yesterday.
Dunedin is the Southern District Health Board’s first choice should managed Covid-19 isolation facilities be set up in the South.
Melissa Vining yesterday confronted the Southern District Health Board, which she feels failed her husband and people like him, and urged it to do better for cancer patients.
Clutha-Southland MP Hamish Walker’s political future looks bleak, after he yesterday admitted sending the private details of Covid-19 patients to media outlets.
A meeting to determine whether Marian Hobbs is removed as chairwoman of the Otago Regional Council could be over quickly.
Terry O’Neill, of Oamaru, receives his Queen’s Service Medal for services to sports journalism from Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy at an investiture ceremony at Government House in Wellington...
An Oamaru man arrested during the Level 4 lockdown deliberately coughed on police and told them "I've got Covid-19", a court has heard.
The man who stabbed a beloved miniature horse to death in a frenzied attack will appeal his sentence.
Winter is biting today with snow falling in many parts of the South, and there are warnings in place for many southern roads owing to ice and snow, including Dunedin's Northern Motorway.
A taste of what is to come has been revealed by iD fashion in the lead-up to its International Emerging Designer Awards.
A roofing project taking more than a year at the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum neared its end yesterday.