Firefighters in Indonesia are struggling to contain a blaze at an oil well that has killed at least 15 people and injured 40.
A solemn crowd of Australian and New Zealand pilgrims has honoured the Anzac legacy on the rugged shores of Turkey's Gallipoli peninsula, 103 years after friend and foe stood there metres apart in...
Stuntman and entertainer Johnny Danger has been killed in a motorcycle crash in Auckland this afternoon after taking part in an organised Anzac day ride.
Two people are dead after separate motorcycle crashes in Auckland this afternoon.
MetService has warned Dunedin and Oamaru residents to be prepared for heavy rain this weekend.
Two Otago Peninsula landowners have had their application to subdivide a plot of rural land into two sections near Pukehiki declined.
Scientists say there's no strong evidence to back the age-old myth that animals can sense big quakes before we do.
The owner of a restaurant and cafe in west Auckland has been left shocked by a racist note left on the windscreen of his wife's vehicle.
More than 100 years since that fateful landing at Gallipoli, Australians are being reminded of the importance of sharing the Anzac story with younger generations.
The Southern Motorway was briefly blocked today when at least two calves fell from a cattle truck on the northbound lane near Fairfield.
Marvel superhero movie Avengers: Infinity War earned impressive reviews ahead of what is expected to be one of the biggest box office opening weekends on record.
G7l eading industrialised nations have told tech and social media companies to ramp up efforts to combat the spread of extremism, a top Canadian official says.
Evidence of being a serial rapist finally caught up with Bill Cosby after decades of assaulting women and hiding behind his kindly TV persona, prosecutors have told a Pennsylvania jury.
British laboratory tests on the fire safety of building materials are inadequate, research for the insurance industry in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire show.
The man accused of driving a rental van into pedestrians on a crowded Toronto sidewalk, killing 10 people, left a "cryptic message" on social media before his attack, police say.
A woman who had an affair with a Dunedin businessman and later targeted the man's wife with a barrage of emails has had her sentence almost halved.
Iceland's small, snowy capital, Reykjavik, has been crowned the greenest city for travellers, with the most green space per head of 50 cities surveyed, a travel agency said.
Would-be migrants can claim valuable points as skilled sex workers or escorts, according to information on Immigration NZ's (INZ) website.
Thousands turned out for the Anzac Day dawn service in Dunedin to remember those who fought and died in World War 1 and in conflicts since.
A bus load of Australian and New Zealand tourists have had a terrifying journey to Anzac Day commemorations in Gallipoli after their bus caught fire.