Friday night fish and chips, organic food and daytime naps may not sound very rock and roll, but they were all part of Rolling Stone Keith Richards' stay at Auckland's exclusive Cotter House in 2006.
A parliamentary committee in Tasmania will table its interim report into the legalisation of medicinal cannabis.
A former Hobart school headmaster who investigated reports of student sexual abuse will give evidence at a royal commission.
Six men have been arrested and a number of firearms discovered following an Armed Offenders Squad callout in Christchurch this morning.
A busker will face a sentence hearing for molesting a five-year-old girl in the playground of a South Australian school.
A psychiatric report delivered to the Parole Board found Ewen Macdonald still has a "significant personality disturbance" and has not addressed the factors underpinning his offending.
A University of Otago study could help answer why people enter supermarkets intent on making healthy choices only to leave with junk food.
A Dunedin descendant of one of 499 Chinese gold miners lost at sea is excited about the possible discovery of the vessel carrying his body.
Britain has barred a self-styled US dating coach from entering the country to conduct seminars on how to attract women after heavy criticism from campaigners who said his methods amounted to physical and emotional abuse.
French authorities have identified a second French militant who appears on a beheading video released by Islamic State (IS) at the weekend, a state prosecutor said.
Extending a freedom camping trial to Dunedin's Bayfield Park might just spread the mess around, it has been claimed.
A banking culture that implicitly puts financial gain above all else fuels greed and dishonesty and makes bankers more likely to cheat, according to the findings of a scientific study.
Anglican deans (from left) the Very Revs Digby Wilkinson (Wellington), Michael Godfrey (Napier), Peter Rickman (Hamilton), Dr Trevor James (Dunedin), the Ven Nick Mountfort (Christchurch) and the Very Revs Jo Kelly-Moore (Auckland) and Nick Kirk (Nelson) congregate in St Paul's Cathedral, Dunedin, yesterday.
New Zealand should remain alert to avoid any misuse of credit information, after University of Otago research highlighted links between personal credit scores and heart health.
What eats flesh, weighs about eight tonnes, and makes a great ambassador for science?
Scuffles broke out and missiles were thrown at police as thousands of students marched through the centre of London to protest against a rise in higher education fees.
The Dunedin armed offenders squad at the scene of a drug raid in Waverley yesterday.
Otago Peninsula farmers have been asked to check beaches for any signs of a missing Dunedin businessman.
Rucks and mauls will be replaced by beanbags and popcorn as Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium is transformed into a giant cinema this Saturday.
An Invercargill man missing since last week has been located.