Kiwis with upcoming trips or travel plans to Sri Lanka should get in touch with their travel agent and register with Safe Travel to be alerted to any further risk after the Easter Sunday deadly attacks.
A grieving Auckland woman is seeking legal advice after her elderly partner suffered fatal injuries when he fell into an open tree surround on a busy Newmarket street.
Mental health helplines have been inundated with calls from people traumatised by media coverage of the Christchurch terror attacks.
Teachers recruited to help fill New Zealand’s desperate teacher shortage are being paid below the legal minimum wage, their union says.
A second person has been killed on the road this Easter Weekend and police are urging drivers to take extra care as they make their way home from the holiday break.
A man has been charged following an alleged shooting that left another man critically injured in a small town south of Auckland.
A range of teething and colic powders for babies found to carry a risk of choking on tiny pieces of plastic have been recalled.
A Rolleston woman got herself a sweet Easter treat this morning, only to find a less than savoury surprise inside.
A travelling troupe of Irish dancers has had all its costumes stolen in an overnight theft in Christchurch - and is offering a reward for their return.
An Indian restaurant business has been found to owe seven former employees more than $41,000 in unpaid wages.
A 2-year-old boy has died in what police are calling a possible drowning at Whakatāne, in the North island.
Police have launched a homicide investigation after the fatal shooting of a man in the south Auckland suburb of Clover Park last night.
The Christchurch terror attacks sparked an unmatched surge in white supremacist activity online, according to a US-based intelligence firm.
Health bosses planned to limit showers and meals for the disabled, create long wait lists for specialist care, and refuse help for autistic children as part of a desperate cost-saving bid.
Police have breached the privacy of a missing teenager by posting personal information about her on Facebook.
The Prince of Wales has honoured those who died in the Christchurch mosque shootings - and one survivor in particular - in his Easter message this year.
"I'll talk to you tonight." Those were the last words Steffi August heard from her beloved husband, Fred, uttered less than an hour before a crash took his life.