A man has escaped with minor injuries after reportedly prising the jaws of a crocodile off his head during an attack in far north Queensland.
Senior New Zealand First MP and former minister Tracey Martin has resigned from the party, saying it "no longer reflects my values".
Police are searching for a person who crashed a car into a hedge and ran from the scene in Dunedin this evening.
Australia won't allow quarantine-free travel from New Zealand for at least another three days after two more community cases of Covid-19 were discovered across the Tasman.
Major insurance broker Aon NZ has confirmed one of its employees no longer works for the company after a Wellington City councillor received an online death threat.
A mother of two was left "shocked" after she was told by a lifeguard to move while breastfeeding her child on the side of a pool.
US actress Cloris Leachman, who won eight Emmys for her work on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and other TV programmes and an Oscar, has died at the age of 94.
All returnees in managed isolation will stay in their rooms after receiving their day 12 test until the end of their time in quarantine, Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins says.
A Singapore youth has been caught after planning to carry out copycat attacks at two mosques on the March 15 anniversary of the Christchurch terrorist attacks.
The Government has highlighted plans to move on its election promises to clean up transport emissions.
A man has pleaded not guilty to multiple charges of sexual violation following an investigation into sexual assaults in the Wellington music scene.
Tanzania's leader says the African country doesn't need a Covid lockdown because God would protect his people, and homespun precautions are better than dangerous foreign vaccines.
An area the size of Israel was deforested in the Amazon biome last year as destruction surged 21% in the region spanning nine countries that's home to the world's largest rainforest, a conservation group says.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has indicated the Covid-19 lockdown in England would last until March 8 when schools could start to reopen as the govt announced new measures to clamp down on travel to and from Britain.
Climate activists locked themselves to the railway tracks at the Dunedin Railway Station blocking a train transporting coal this morning.
US President Joe Biden has signed a raft of executive actions to combat climate change as he pursues green policies he billed as a boon to the economy.