A new survey of New Zealanders shows general support for lockdowns to eliminate Covid-19, but has warning signs about the population's patience for future restrictions and mandatory vaccinations.
Hundreds of protesters have marched against the introduction of a "corona pass" in the Netherlands, as proof of Covid-19 vaccination became compulsory to get into bars, restaurants, theatres and...
Volcanic explosions spewed red-hot lava on La Palma as a new emission vent opened, forcing the small Spanish island to close its airport and causing long queues for boats off the island.
Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins has slammed former prime minister Sir John Key's ideas to transform the country's pandemic strategy as an insult to New Zealanders.
Taliban authorities in the western Afghan city of Herat killed four alleged kidnappers and hung their bodies up in public to deter others, a local government official said.
It's time for the Government to ditch the hermit kingdom approach to Covid-19 and change its thinking to counter the challenge of the disease, writes Sir John Key
Norway will reopen society, the government says, ending its coronavirus-curbing restrictions, which have limited social interaction and hobbled many businesses.
A Covid-19 modelling expert says the country is sitting on a "knife edge" and urged Aucklanders not to meet up with friends and family under alert level 3.
A report to the Wellington City Council shows the city needs to reduce more carbon than previously anticipated by the end of this decade.
Firefighters in the Canterbury region have been busy, with high winds fanning fires and blowing roofs from houses.
Time flies, but some unlucky people may also find themselves airborne after falling from ladders or chairs while trying to adjust their wall clocks to daylight saving time this weekend.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has urged world leaders to address rising inequality and make international trade "more open and inclusive" in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
More than 30 people were playing touch rugby in an Auckland park, while crowds have also been out in other parts of the city on the first weekend since the Covid-19 alert level was lowered.
Rescue efforts left "no stone unturned" in the search for a family missing in the Waikato, a Raglan surf life saver says.
There are 16 new Covid-19 cases in the Auckland community today, three of which have not yet been linked to previous confirmed cases.