The Government will spend $53 million showcasing New Zealand at Expo 2020 in Dubai in an attempt to boost trade in the region and beyond.
Shots were fired in an incident involving rival gang members near a children's playground at a Saturday morning market in Rotorua.
The man who was killed after reportedly being struck by a Ports of Auckland pilot boat while swimming near a popular North Shore beach was a teacher at a nearby school, a husband and dad of two young children.
Sending boxes of chocolate home for students to sell as a school fundraiser is one of the first issues the Government's controversial new health adviser would like to tackle.
The outgoing chief censor has urged the Government to hurry up and deliver the law change it proposed on streaming services like Netflix - and stop graphic scenes of suicide, rape and sexual violence going unregulated.
Police are continuing to investigate the death of a man following a birthday party in West Auckland, yesterday.
Seven people are in hospital after the four-wheel-drive SUV they were in flipped going round a bend in Christchurch early this morning.
A half-million dollar sports car is upside down in a ditch in west Auckland after the driver hit a median barrier and flipped off the road on a motorway on-ramp.
A 12-year-old drove from Northland to Puhoi after taking a car from a Whangarei caregiver, before the car he was driving had its tyres spiked.
Passengers on a commuter ferry made a grisly discovery yesterday when they found a man's body, missing a leg, floating near a popular North Shore beach.
Kiwi fashion designer Annah Stretton is helping convicts turn their lives around and ensure they don't end up back in prison.
Three of New Zealand's most precious constitutional documents have a new home.
A Ports of Auckland boat is under investigation in relation to the death of a swimmer whose body was found floating in the harbour yesterday.
A man went to the beach to test out his new quad bike - and came back with an adventure he'll remember for the rest of his life.
Gold-rush village Arrowtown has been invaded by undercover police officers, bodyguards and reports of armed police squad members.
This car holds top spot for thieves as the most-stolen type of car in the country.
A Lyttelton family says it is out of pocket after paying a $3400 deposit for a kitset that never arrived.
Two motorcyclists have died after a collision with a tanker on State Highway 1.
Tai Poutini Polytechnic received a $3.6 million bailout from the Government today to allow it to keep operating.
Half of Restaurant Brands' 4000 New Zealand workers, including some in Dunedin, are set to walk off the job tomorrow.