Scooter injuries have cost the country $3 million in the past five months - but cyclists are still more injury-prone.
Islamic State has been defeated at its final shred of territory of Baghouz in Syria, the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Saturday, announcing the end of its self-declared ...
An explosion at a pesticide plant in eastern China has killed at least 62 people, state media said late on Friday, with 34 people critically injured and 28 missing, the latest casualties in a series of industrial accidents that has angered the public.
One person has required medical attention following a three car crash on Ravensbourne Rd this afternoon.
A businesswoman and wife of the head of the largest pro-firearm lobby group attempted to import 20 military-style semi-automatic guns and 100 magazines of ammunition into New Zealand before a judge...
Special counsel Robert Mueller closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges Friday, ending the probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency but...
A manifesto reportedly written by the alleged Christchurch gunman has been officially classified as objectionable - with those who have copies told to destroy them - the Office of Film & Literature Classification has confirmed.
One person has died and six other people have been injured in a crash in the Taranaki town of Inglewood.
A 2-year-old girl has been found dead on tidal flat in the small Bay of Plenty town of Little Waihi.
The confirmed number of people killed in Mozambique and neighbouring Zimbabwe and Malawi climbed past 600 after Cyclone Idai struck the southeast of Africa eight days ago.
Without the foresight of Dunedin's Presbyterian forefathers, the aged-care sector in Otago would be in a far worse state than it is today.
A week after the Christchurch terror attack, a 14-year-old Muslim pupil at Kaikorai Valley College has written an open letter to her fellow pupils, thanking them for their love and support.
Dunedin can expect a drop in international student numbers as a result of the Christchurch massacre.
Justin Eade's play, Home Invasion, which is being presented by the Taieri Dramatic Society, is an intriguing play about hopelessness and hope. For once, there's more of the latter than the former.
Here's a neat idea: if you were going to produce a play set in the vanity area outside ladies' loos, you could do a lot worse than stage it in a small space outside ladies' loos.
A former Dunedin artist has been chosen to illustrate the cover of Time magazine's international edition for its special report on the Christchurch mosque attacks.