The Opportunities Party, or TOP, has appointed Raf Manji as its new leader with a goal of getting into Parliament at the next election.
Under the red setting of the Covid-19 traffic light system, many Kiwis will have to adapt to stricter rules around the use of face masks. But what does 'medical-grade' entail and how does a N95 differ from your common medical mask?
Support for Jacinda Ardern has dropped in the preferred Prime Minister stakes to her lowest result since 2017 in the first major political poll of the year, while National's Christopher Luxon has helped lift the party.
It is a long road to justice for two Auckland car dealers who are at legal loggerheads over an $83,000 luxury sportscar found to have defects, in a case soon to head to appeal.
A number of Covid-positive cases attended a festival in Hamilton at the weekend, according to the Ministry of Health.
Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield says the Ministry of Health is working on the "worst case scenario" the tipping point to move to phase two of the Omicron response could be in two weeks.
Rapid antigen tests have not been commandeered, Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield says, but suppliers have been asked to prioritise the Government's order.
A migrant family who returned to New Zealand after three years in Hong Kong found belongings they had put in storage - including "priceless personal treasures" - had been sold off by the storage...
The Government has released its three-phased approach on how it will tackle the Omicon variant spreading through the community.
New Zealand's Omicron outbreak has grown by 21 cases to 56, with new cases linked to events in Auckland and border workers.
The Government says it is not requisitioning stocks of rapid antigen tests, it is only "consolidating" orders of tests heading into the country, but at least one distributor of the tests isn't so sure.
Overseas New Zealanders desperate to return home will soon learn when they can travel here without booking a stay in a managed isolation (MIQ) facility.
A 35-year-old man who has been arrested for the murder of Christchurch woman Juliana Cayena Bonilla Herrera will keep his name secret for now.
Visitors hoping to heli-ride into a private enclave within the Abel Tasman National Park will be out of luck from April, after a controversial court decision.
Niwa is warning of increasing fire risks in some of New Zealand’s wettest areas as La Nina forces them to become unseasonably dry.