A man has died at the scene of a major crash north of Te Puke, Bay of Plenty.
A man has been charged with attempting to smuggle almost 200kg of methamphetamine, with an estimated street value of $176 million, into New Zealand disguised as teabags.
A Lower Hutt teacher has appeared in court charged with importing a drug commonly used for euthanasia.
The 5-year-old autistic boy who died in a "tragic accident" at Piha beach last weekend has been named.
A fleeing driver rammed a police car before threatening officers with a knife in the Auckland suburb of Henderson this morning.
Nearly 300 complaints have been upheld against New Zealand Police officers so far this year, a new report says.
Director-general of the Department of Conservation Lou Sanson says it may be time to start charging for the use of the country’s Great Walks.
The owner of an Australian theme park Dreamworld, where four people were killed on a water ride, has defended its safety practices amid intense criticism.
The High Court has allowed an appeal against a judge's decision to discharge rugby player Losi Filipo without conviction for assaulting four people, including two women.
Meet your new Prime Minister: Paula Bennett. Acting Prime Minister, that is.
Police say reports of a three-month old child being kidnapped in Hamilton are false.
Family of the New Zealand woman killed in an accident at the theme park Dreamworld have rushed to the Gold Coast to support her grieving husband and two young children.
Kiwi Tiffany & Co fans will be greeted by both familiar and unique sights when they enter the iconic jewellers' New Zealand flagship today.
The Immigration Minister has repeatedly asked for United States help to deport a stateless businessman living near Christchurch.
University students opened rejection letters shattering their dreams of becoming doctors just hours before they were due to head into a test.
A Kiwi woman was one of four people killed in a tragic accident at Australia's biggest theme park.
The Auckland man on trial for murder tweeted about going on a 'murderous rampage' and after he allegedly stabbed two men, shaved his beard and washed his clothes in bleach, a court has heard.
The child who died in a "tragic accident" at Piha on Saturday was found on rocks, a witness said.
The advertising of chips, chocolate, sugary fizz and other junk foods face new restrictions following a review.
Business delegates on the Prime Minister's trip to India gave officials a supportive round of applause after a trying day that saw the group stranded in Australia.