The grieving father of three daughters found dead at their Timaru home has spoken of his "three precious angels being ripped away".
A 27-year-old woman with Down Syndrome found dead in the Auckland suburb of Mt Albert was the victim of foul play, police have confirmed.
Activists lament that the crisis of missing and murdered Native American women doesn't get the attention paid to Gabby Petito.
New South Wales has reported 1063 new locally acquired cases of Covid-19 and six deaths as the Australian state's outbreak surpasses 50,000 cases.
Two central Melbourne vaccination centres have closed down after staff were spat on in the ongoing protests in the Australian city.
British PM Boris Johnson has told France to get a grip over a row about a trilateral nuclear submarine deal that tore up a separate French contract. Australia's PM has tried to speak to President Emmanuel Macron, without success.
It's possible to vaccinate 90% of our total population, fresh modelling released by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has found - something that could spare thousands of Covid deaths and life unencumbered by constant lockdowns.
There are 15 new community cases of Covid-19 in Auckland, Director-general of health Dr Ashley Bloomfield has revealed.
Police are investigating after a building in central Dunedin had to be evacuated when a suspicious package was delivered.
Three earthquake-prone buildings in South Dunedin, including the old fire-damaged Wolfenden and Russell shop, are set to make way for a modern retail development and office space.
Construction progress on the University of Otago’s newest residential college has been slowed by the latest Covid-19 lockdown.
Queues of grocery shoppers were turned away from New World and Pak’nSave supermarkets in Otago and Southland yesterday, when a computer glitch forced many Foodstuffs stores across the South Island...
A 60-berth motor caravan park has been mooted for the northern Dunedin coast, but the local runanga has opposed the proposal on environmental and cultural grounds.