The Ministry of Health is urging people who have recently returned from Queensland to check whether they visited any of the state's locations linked to positive Covid-19 cases.
A man who was forced into conversion therapy as a teenager says the government's ban of the practice will help prevent long-lasting suffering.
The Chief Ombudsman has launched multiple investigations into MIQ including "customer service" issues and complaints from seafarers that they are getting stranded overseas.
A New Zealand man shot while allegedly trying to kidnap a 14-year-old girl in the US state of Virginia, has reached a plea agreement with prosecutors.
A group of Christchurch city councillors are backing an amendment to keep the number of seats at the city's planned new stadium at 30,000.
There are two new cases of Covid-19 and one historical case in managed isolation today and none in the community.
New Zealand's first mass vaccination event is under way in Auckland where 16,000 people are due to receive a Covid-19 vaccine in the next three days.
Practices intended to change or suppress someone's sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression, also referred to as gay conversion therapy, will become a criminal offence under...
A distraught pet owner is seeking justice for his cat after the animal was allegedly shot dead on his property, which borders a golf club.
Resource consent has still not been granted for the planned 450-space car park at Christchurch Hospital.
The woman who died after suffering severe injuries at a Christchurch property this week has been named as mother-of-four Heather Foote.
A Covid-19 patient being transferred from Fiji to New Zealand for treatment is believed to have arrived at Auckland Airport this evening.
Nurses have rejected the latest offer with the DHBs, with strikes planned for August and September now back on the table.
There are no new cases of Covid-19 in the community and five new cases in managed isolation today however one mariner from the ship docked in Bluff has been taken to hospital in Invercargill.
The Police Association is urging the Government to unlock money set aside for more police recruits as dozens of officers leave the force.
A child spent more than nine weeks in a Waikato hospital because Oranga Tamariki failed to find a suitable placement - according to documents leaked online.
A cake decorator accused of receiving some of the nearly million dollars' worth of high-end clothing stolen from famous fashion designer Dame Trelise Cooper can now be named.
“I wouldn’t want to go through this again.” This was the enduring feeling for dairy farmer Laurence Rooney who believes he would have been better off if his farm caught M. bovis after “taking a hit” for the Ashburton town during the May floods.