Two people have died in a light plane crash at Raglan.
Transport Ministry fraudster Joanne Harrison, who was sentenced to prison in February last year for defrauding more than $700,000, is set to be deported to the UK.
A large branch came down this afternoon, smashing into a car and blocking traffic on a South Dunedin street.
Police have confirmed one person has died in a crash between a car and a truck in Waimakariri, Canterbury today.
A Dunedin fisherman's stunning day on the water started with witnessing a pod of orcas on the hunt and ended with catching a fish rarely caught in southern waters.
Crown Law has been asked to consider an appeal over the home detention sentence imposed on a teen girl who killed an Air Force cadet in a drunken hit-and-run.
While the government is working through plans to hold a referendum on legalising cannabis at or before the 2020 election, Simon Bridges says he would probably vote against it.
Britain's government is not preparing for a second referendum on Brexit, ministers said on Sunday, sticking to the script that Prime Minister Theresa May's deal could still pass through parliament...
Tradies are again being told to remain vigilant and lock up their tools after another targeted theft in Dunedin at the weekend.
A man has been arrested for human trafficking and slavery after bring Samoans to New Zealand to work illegally since the 1990s.
London newspapers have explained why they have named the man accused of killing British backpacker Grace Millane in NZ.
Police are investigating the suspected "non-accidental" injuries of a nine-month-old baby in Dunedin.
More than 40 people were injured in an explosion on Sunday at a bar in Sapporo in northern Japan, Kyodo news agency reported.
The glorious weekend weather is set to continue, with fine and sunny conditions forecast for most of the country today.
Schools are illegally refusing to enrol children by saying their classrooms are too full or insisting on permanent addresses for families in emergency housing.