Family and friends have arrived with flowers to farewell budding Melbourne comedian Eurydice Dixon, who was raped and murdered in a crime that sparked national outrage.
Sydney millionaire Ron Medich has been jailed for at least 30 years for directing the execution-style murder of a business enemy and the intimidation of his widow.
The New Zealand media have lost the plot around the Prime Minister having a baby, Mike Hosking reckons.
Dunedin police are searching for the driver of a campervan which collided with three parked cars and then drove off.
A man who photographed teenaged girls in their swimwear at a beach using a zoom lens while crouching out of sight has had his conviction quashed by NZ's highest court.
Instagram has launched a mobile app dedicated to user-generated videos up to an hour long, competing with ad-supported streaming services such as YouTube.
North Korea's Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping have come to an understanding on issues discussed at a summit of the two leaders, including denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula, the...
The New Zealand Government has welcomed a U-turn by the United States on its controversial policy of separating children from their parents at the US-Mexico border.
A major milestone has been reached in the long-awaited Arrowtown Sports and Community Centre project.
More than 450 patients died prematurely in a British hospital after they were given powerful painkillers with no medical justification, in what a damning report found was a "disregard for human life".
A cyclist had to be cut free from his bike after crashing in Dunedin.
The children of a former Otago University lecturer at the centre of poisoning allegations reject what they are calling ''unsubstantiated'' claims.
When Madeline Anderson was born in Baldwin St in 1907 electricity was only just being introduced to Dunedin.
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: A family have been left shocked and scared after their beloved family pet was beaten and left for dead in a bathroom of their home.
Two pupils have been excluded from school after a schoolyard attack at Ashburton College.
Jacinda Ardern has arrived at hospital to have her baby and Winston Peters is in charge of the country.
Donald Trump has backed down and abandoned his policy of separating immigrant children from their families on the US-Mexico border, after images of youngsters in cages sparked outrage worldwide.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has gone into labour with her soon-to-be first child.
New Zealand's health system is adept at dealing with individual issues but has made less progress in tackling long-standing or complex problems, a new report says.
A Dunedin quarry hopes it has found a solution to the mess its trucks have been leaving on a city road.