Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her rival, National's Judith Collins, have kicked off the 53rd Parliament with a fiery debate which culminated in a scrap over housing.
The Ministry of Health says it appears an Air NZ crew member caught Covid-19 while overseas. One new case in managed isolation has been reported today.
Two young Northland men — one of whom wasn't wearing a seatbelt — were left fighting for their lives after their car skidded off the road at high speed and smashed into a shipping container.
A former Australian TV presenter who fabricated a "cruel lie" around a dying child to con Trade Me buyers out of $35,000 has been sentenced to jail.
The death toll from the eruption of Whakaari/White Island last year has risen to 22 after police confirmed another victim succumbed to their injuries.
A bird rescue group is worried that a mass die-off of Little Blue Penguins that has happened before could reoccur this summer.
After nearly 20 months and numerous extensions, the high-level investigation into the Christchurch terror attack will today hand over its findings.
Air New Zealand staff have an anxious wait in managed isolation while scientists try to determine where the newest case of Covid-19 in New Zealand has come from.
Six60 have called on former Prime Minister and Arts Minister Helen Clark to support their bid to play Eden Park.
Queensland's Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has ruled out the state joining a proposed trans-Tasman travel bubble.
An Auckland police officer suffered gashes to his arm and face after being assaulted by a man in a violent and unprovoked attack yesterday.
The Government is being accused of planning to introduce a capital gains tax by stealth, after Finance Minister Grant Robertson asked Treasury for advice on extending the brightline test.
The Air New Zealand crew member who tested positive for Covid-19 in China has again returned a positive swab since returning to New Zealand.
A Christchurch business says they are deeply saddened after a workplace incident that resulted in the death of a man on Monday.