A former Napier teacher who accessed a dating website while supervising students has been censured by the Teachers Disciplinary Tribunal.
Pike River families have been granted a moral victory, with the Supreme Court ruling the decision not to lay charges against former mine boss Peter Whittall was unlawful.
A woman has been injured after after a water tank fell on her south of Auckland.
Kaniere woman Lisa Tumahai was today elected chairwoman of the $1 billion Ngai Tahu empire.
Inspector Hurimoana Dennis leaving the Auckland District Court last year. Photo / Greg Bowker
A new tax working set up by the Government will be led by former Labour finance minister Sir Michael Cullen.
Broadcaster Tony Veitch has pulled out of a new sports TV show, Sky has confirmed.
One of the stars of TV crime show 'Westside' has been fined $500 after an assault outside his family home.
Ratepayers across the country could see their rates bills rise, as councils struggle to find funds for critical infrastructure, Local Government New Zealand says.
A New Zealander who died in London may have fallen from a second-storey window while taking a selfie, her friends believe.
Bill English made his first visit to Tauranga on yesterday as Leader of Opposition and slammed the Government's new $1 billion Regional Development Fund.
A warning to check properties has been issued to landlords after a Tenancy Tribunal ruling over a Dunedin property was overturned.
A Kiwi conservationist is recovering in Brazil after being attacked and stabbed by two men.
Tickets bought in Greytown and Warkworth have each won $19 million in Powerball, but other big Lotto prizes went to tickets sold in Invercargill and Greymouth.
Labour has released costing estimates for its boost to student loans and allowances - just hours after Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern defended not doing so.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is denying that the Government is backtracking over its goal to plant 1 billion trees over 10 years, saying it was always going to be in partnership with the private...
Changes to school entry rules that allowed some 4-year-olds to start school will be reversed by the new Government.
The man accused of shooting a taxi driver in Wellington has appeared in the District Court and remanded in custody until January.
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A Wellington-based film worker has been fatally gored by a bull in India.