Dark clouds, persistent rain and a false start, didn't slow the pace of athletes competing in the inaugural 'Lap of Lake Hayes' race near Queenstown at the weekend.
A Dunedin disabled man is taking action after witnessing the frustration he and others go through waiting for months to have essential home modifications done.
Police are continuing a search for two intruders who allegedly robbed a man while armed with a machete and shotgun at a house in South Dunedin last night.
Paintings of Jacinda Ardern hugging a Muslim woman after the Christchurch mosque shootings will feature on Melbourne's skyline in a community-funded art project.
New Zealand Registered Doctors' Association members have decided to strike for five days, causing disruption to southern hospital services.
A growing obsession with health and wellness is the muscle behind momentum in the $60 billion a year global industry with everything from gyms to wearable devices generating big profits.
Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate have released three new photographs of their youngest son, Prince Louis, to mark his first birthday on Tuesday.
A person has died after a crash north of Gisborne early this morning, bringing the road toll for the Easter holiday period to three.
Otago Sri Lankans are "devastated and heartbroken'' by terror attacks in their home country and say they will do all they can to help.
A Lime Scooter "drag race'' through the streets of Dunedin yesterday was more intimate than expected.
Two Otago University alumni will be awarded honorary doctorates at two of the upcoming May graduation ceremonies.
An innovative University of Otago study suggests that Pasifika youngsters have good ideas on how to overcome the serious inequalities in dental care that affect them.
A big surge in participation and an increase in fun activities resulted in a successful "Fresh 19'' Easter Camp for about 200 young people at the Taieri A&P Showgrounds, organisers said.