OPINION: Only two things can now save Todd Muller and the National Party from the growing likelihood of a crushing defeat at the September 19 election.
The Ministry of Health has revealed one new case of Covid-19 in managed isolation - a woman in her 20s staying in Christchurch.
The Green Party wants an immediate ban on new industrial coal boilers, as part of its plan to transition away from fossil-fuels.
Two bodies have been recovered from a car that plunged into a lake near Rotorua yesterday, according to an eyewitness.
Watch: A group of Alexandra children got a taste of the circus this week, thanks to artist and teacher Abigail Rose.
President Donald Trump, who has avoided wearing a mask in public even as the coronavirus pandemic spread, donned one for the first time in public this weekend.
Dunedin's one-way heading south was partially blocked for a time this morning after a two-car collision.
Grey Power is enraged by what it says is the stupid and dangerous behaviour of people fleeing managed isolation facilities, and says they need the book thrown at them.
Serial sexual abusers of children in faith-based institutions have been identified by the Royal Commission into Abuse in Care and referred to police.
US President Donald Trump has commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone, sparing him from prison after he was convicted of lying under oath to lawmakers.
There is one new Covid case in NZ today, as news emerges of yet another escape from a managed isolation facility.
A legal academic says the Ministry of Health appears unsure if a "blanket ban" on compassionate exemptions from managed isolation is legal.
The Therapeutic Goods Administration has given provisional approval to a drug that can improve the recovery time of the most seriously ill Covid-19 patients.
Victoria has recorded another death linked to the coronavirus, as the outbreak-hit state confirmed 216 new cases.
The Government is not ruling out the use of electronic bracelets for those in managed isolation after a third person allegedly escaped in the space of six days.
It was double-blanket weather in most of New Zealand this morning with many centres waking up to sub-zero temperatures.
National’s crisis over the leak of Covid-19 patient details deepened yesterday when senior frontbench MP Michael Woodhouse admitted he was involved.