Increasing numbers of overseas visitors have been touching down at Christchurch Airport, despite a drop in the total international arrivals in New Zealand.
Auckland Council is investigating after claims a major cosmetic store that opened at the weekend polluted waterways by dumping waste paper products down the drain.
Drugs are believed to have been involved in an incident at a Raglan beach car park that left one person dead and another in hospital.
The Defence Force spent hundreds of thousands of dollars in the weeks after the Christchurch mosque attacks.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed not to give up her fight against Australian politicians who do not appear to be giving up any ground in the debate over the fate of some Kiwi deportees.
A victim of the Christchurch gas explosion is fighting for his life as expert investigators probe just what sparked the giant blast.
The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has grounded 21 airplanes commonly used for sightseeing after one such aircraft crashed in Sweden.
A New Zealand psychic doctor is under fire in the UK as she claims "ghost doctors" can heal pain from conditions such as arthritis.
New Zealand GPs need to prepare themselves for prescribing medical cannabis to patients, a visiting UK expert says.
An Uber driver has been sentenced to six years and six months in jail for the rape of a woman he had picked up as a passenger.
A gas contractor who worked on a Christchurch house just one day before it exploded arrived at the chaotic scene yesterday and made himself known to police officers.
A former commercial diver who pretended his partner had died to avoid paying tax has been sent to prison for three years.
Victims of a massive house explosion in Christchurch caused by a gas leak might have survived because they were close to the source of the blast.
Six people are hurt, dozens have been evacuated and more than 20 homes damaged, including one left "totally blown apart", after a massive gas explosion left a Christchurch street looking like a war zone this morning.
Several roads in the Tasman district are closed due to flooding after persistent rain throughout the day.
A young man who carried out a prolonged road rage attack with a string of vicious racial slurs on a family has been jailed.
The New Zealand Defence Force plane that Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern used to travel to Australia has broken down.
The family living in a Christchurch home that was destroyed in an explosion today had been waiting for someone to fix problems with their gas fire earlier this week.
One of the first people on the scene of today's gas explosion in Christchurch has spoken of the horror that they encountered.