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.
The extensive suppression orders covering the Royal Commission into the Christchurch mosque shootings will now cover every single government agency and crown entity.
Three years ago, Chloe Swarbrick, then 22 and fired up after a dispiriting series of interviews with local body election candidates for Auckland radio station bFM's show The Wire, decided to stand...
More health support has been called for after the release of "alarming" new Australian-led research showing people with severe mental illness could die 20 years earlier than others.
An hours-long standoff at Christchurch Men's Prison is over after the final three prisoners surrendered to Corrections officers.
A survivor of the Christchurch mosque attack was among a group of people from 17 countries who met Donald Trump today to discuss religious freedoms.
A young mum says she will never use an electric blanket again after a faulty one started a blaze that destroyed her family home.