A Labour-led Government is a victory for Dunedin and one the city helped achieve, Dunedin North Labour MP David Clark says.
Green Party leader James Shaw says the Labour-lead coalition will be "a transformative government for New Zealand".
A Labour-led Prime Minister in waiting Jacinda Ardern vows to lead a country we can all be proud of.
Winston Peters has announced that he has chosen a coalation with with Labour, which will make Jacinda Ardern our new Prime Minister.
Winston Peters and his New Zealand First party have once again decided the next Government - writing another chapter in Peters' remarkable political career.
National Party leader Bill English, speaking to the press, says he wishes the new government well and says National "will be the strongest opposition party that Parliament has seen."
Labour leader Jacinda Ardern's stardust has turned into star power as she heads to the Prime Minister's office at the age of 37 and just two and a half months after becoming leader of her party.
Labour leader Jacinda Ardern will be Prime Minister in a remarkable chapter in New Zealand's political history - but the price of that will be wrestling a government that includes NZ First and the Greens.
Russian TV personality Ksenia Sobchak said she planned to run in next year's presidential election, offering liberal voters unhappy with President Vladimir Putin's rule someone to back.
Otago Regional Council chief executive Peter Bodeker says he is "disappointed" after councillors decided to overlook him for the top job when his contract comes to an end.
A Ruatapu home was razed by fire yesterday, the latest in a string of blazes that have gutted properties in Greymouth and Westland in the past 10 days.
Police are warning drivers to be patient and say a lower speed threshold will be in place over the holiday weekend.
There's growing concern comfort accessories and seat modifications are contributing to the disproportionate numbers of older Australians killed in car crashes.
Dunedin police and two secondary schools are investigating an alleged assault involving three pupils in the city centre on Wednesday.
Dunedin was briefly the hottest place in the country this afternoon as the forecast high pressure system began to take hold in the South.
Dogs were brought in to help find a man who fled after a police pursuit in the Dunedin suburb of Belleknowes early today.
A federal appeals court has rejected a bid to revive a defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby by an actress who said the entertainer raped her in 1974 and then called her a liar.
British Prime Minister Theresa May will promise to make it as easy as possible for EU citizens living in Britain to stay after Brexit, trying to unlock stalled talks that have spurred calls for her to walk away.
The world's most visited museum has shied away from displaying a sculpture that some have labelled as too sexually explicit.
The damage to a fuel pipeline that sparked last month's aviation crisis is now believed to have happened three years ago.