Some at-risk teenagers have told a focus group they avoid Dunedin’s student quarter because of fears of violence.
Chess mates Harrison Tonkin, Oliver Hobbs, Jake Owen and Samuel Kelly may be considered the dark horses as they head into the final of the New Zealand Interschools Team Championship next week.
In November, five University of Otago students will travel to Southeast Asia as volunteers for Project Starfish, developed by Dunedin Rotarian David Black to help vulnerable children in...
The captain of a team of three Dunedin chefs says he hasn’t stopped smiling since finding out the trio won the "Battle of the Pacific" culinary competition at Australia’s premier food trade...
At least two people are understood to have been stabbed in the small South Canterbury town of Temuka this evening.
The mayor of Columbus, Ohio, says the air pistol brandished at police by a black, 13-year-old boy when shot dead by a white officer this week was nearly indistinguishable from a real one.
Two police officers and four civilians have been wounded during a shooting spree in Philadelphia where the suspect was later killed by responding officers.
South African cleric and anti-apartheid icon Desmond Tutu was readmitted to hospital on Saturday to treat an infection following a surgery last week, his family said.
Taken in Maryhill, Dunedin between 7:27 and 7:32 pm on Thursday 15 September 2016.
No arrests were made after police were called to a drunken student party at Dunedin Botanic Garden yesterday.
Two women charged with aggravated robbery with a firearm in Dunedin yesterday have been remanded without bail and given interim name suppression.
Nine ducklings survived a deadly dash across Dunedin’s Southern Motorway, between Green Island and Fairfield, this afternoon.
Heavy rain lashing the Kapiti Coast has led to minor flooding, with police urging motorists to drive to the conditions.
The United States and Russia say they want to extend the four-day-old ceasefire in Syria they have co-sponsored, but the agreement looks increasingly shaky, undermined by increasing violence and a failure to deliver aid.
A Swedish appeals court has decided to uphold the arrest warrant for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, prolonging the six year long legal stand off with prosecutors and clearing the way for the...
Two horses have been killed near Auckland's Southern Motorway.
Police are investigating an unexplained death in the Auckland suburb of Glen Innes.
Children from the Rasa School of Dance compete in the primary and intermediate (year 4-8) section of the national schools hip hop championships at the Dunedin Town Hall last night.
A suicide bomber shouted "Allahu akbar" and blew himself up in a packed mosque in northwestern Pakistan, killing at least 25 people and wounding 30.
An estimated 5000 people, dressed in all white, showed up at a Parisian-inspired picnic in lower Manhattan's Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park wearing masks and Marie Antoinette wigs.