Police fear a person remains missing after a car left the road and plunged into the sea in Christchurch.
Flight passengers delayed over 42 hours are stranded at Auckland Airport because all nearby accommodation is booked out for Adele's concert.
A failed bid to repatriate the remains of New Zealand-born writer Katherine Mansfield was ‘‘beyond ridiculous’’ and didn’t have a shred of evidence to support it, a leading scholar says.
Defamation proceedings against Labour Party leader Andrew Little by National Party donors and hoteliers Earl and Lani Hagaman will proceed.
A UN report containing details of the killing of innocent Afghan villagers on the same day as the controversial SAS raid says the official post-incident investigation wasn't shared with local authorities or human rights officials.
Finance Minister Steven Joyce was warned three years ago an investment deal struck with surprise Kiwi Peter Thiel was problematic, documents show.
The arrest of a 19-year-old in Israel follows a wave of telephone bomb threats to New Zealand schools.
A tourist from Hong Kong has been sentenced to over 10 years in jail after trying to pass off 2kg of methamphetamine as chicken stock powder.
A project aimed at growing the capability of women in the primary sector has been granted close to $300,000.
T-shirts honouring war hero Steve Askin who was killed fighting the Port Hills fires will raise money for his family.
Passengers aboard a ferry in Lyttelton Harbour were surprised with a rare treat this morning - two pods large pods of Orca.
They're raising funds for the breeding and training of guide dogs.
A group of New Zealand lawyers is demanding a public inquiry over an alleged deadly SAS raid in Afghanistan.
Former Farmers boss Rod McDermott is dead after a collision between a car and truck near Tauranga on Wednesday.
There was never any question it was going to be good. But no words or teaser video can really prepare you for just how great Adele is live. Or how funny.
A NZ SAS soldier says civilians were killed in Afghanistan after faulty US intelligence was acted on.
Scott Kuggeleijn, who was last month cleared in court of rape charges, has been called into the Black Caps for the injured Trent Boult.
The earthquake that struck Kaikoura in November moved parts of the South Island more than 5 metres closer to the North.
The Police Association has criticised a police proposal to cut 26 jobs from the commercial vehicle investigation unit.
Hundreds of Adele fans have heeded the travel warnings and arrived at Mt Smart Stadium before gates opened.