Newshub presenter Samantha Hayes has broken her silence over the announcement that the newsroom is set to close at the end of June, saying she will keep presenting the news "until the lights...
Chris Hipkins has cut an incensed and combative figure during an impassioned speech in the House, claiming the government’s repeal of his party’s anti-smoking legislation would mean more New Zealanders would die from smoking.
Trade Depot has been ordered to pay almost $500,000 in fines and reparations after a customer was struck by a forklift and had to have her lower leg amputated.
Five youths have today been sentenced for a series of unprovoked attacks on gay men across Christchurch, filming the assaults.
A person has died following a motorcycle crash at the Ruapuna Raceway west of Christchurch, the third person to die in a motorsport-related crash over the weekend.
A Christchurch man who admitted he helped to abuse a pre-schooler to the point he was severely emaciated and unable to walk or speak has been jailed.
Researchers have destroyed a "frighteningly large" wasp nest estimated to be about the size of a double bed.
A child was passed out of the window of a burning building as firefighters battled a large apartment fire in Christchurch last night.
Semi-automatics could make a return to gun ranges, as New Zealand's firearms laws are in for a major shake-up this governmental term.
In the wake of a damning review into a post-Covid immigration scheme, the Labour Party leader admits his government put pressure on officials to speed things up.
Up to 300 jobs are expected to be lost as one of the country's our biggest commercial media company’s newsrooms - Newshub - is set to close at the end of June.
A Christchurch high school was evacuated this afternoon when pupils deliberately lit two fires inside a school building.
Data disproves the government's claims that reducing the number of tobacco retailers would lead to an increase in ram raids, according to a public health professor.
The new housing minister has set a target of having homes costing just three to five times household incomes - well below what they are now in most of New Zealand.
A fourth shoplifting charge laid against former Green MP Golriz Ghahraman involves a new store in Auckland.
Legislation disestablishing the Māori Health Authority will be introduced and passed under urgency in Parliament today, before a Waitangi Tribunal hearing can take place challenging the move.
Child poverty statistics released by Statistics New Zealand show despite the previous government's push at addressing poverty, there's been no improvement.