Trials have been planned for the delivery of over-the-counter medicines to remote communities.
A disgraced former lawyer is set to marry an "evil and dangerous predator" inside prison.
People posting derogatory comments on police Facebook pages under suspects' mugshots doesn't classify as bullying but can be harmful, Netsafe says.
A man selling "toothpick crossbows" is celebrating a reversal of a short-lived ban on the products by TradeMe.
An electrician working on top of a grain silo had to be resuscitated after being engulfed in grain.
Frustration grew among family members of victims of a landslide that buried a mountain village in southwestern China, asking why they had not been moved to a safer area.
A new report has put the value of the Great Barrier Reef at more than twice that of Adani's new mega coal mine, a project opponents say will sign the reef's death warrant.
Imagine replacing the classroom with the outdoors, math with hunting and English with cooking.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been forced to restate his government has no plans to ditch its policy for a plebiscite on same-sex marriage.
A new interactive website has been launched to help the 250,000 Australian teens at risk of a potentially deadly allergic reaction to certain foods.
Nine people died and 28 are missing after a multi-decked tourist boat carrying about 150 passengers sank in a Colombian reservoir.
Police have named the woman who was killed in a crash near Karitane, north of Dunedin on Friday.
Motorists are being warned to expect delays after a truck rolled on State Highway 1 north of Milton this morning.
A mother who lost her Dunedin son to suicide says a government-led draft suicide prevention strategy is "spineless''.
CAA personnel are investigating after an Otago Aero Club member was killed in a light plane crash near Middlemarch yesterday.
Sixty high-rise buildings have failed safety tests carried out after a fire killed at least 79 people in London earlier this month, the British government said.
A man was taken to hospital after being attacked when a brawl erupted outside the Dunedin Casino.
Large crowds turned out for Pride marches on Sunday in New York City and San Francisco, with the East Coast bringing a more political flavor to the event.
A car slid on an icy road and plunged into Otago Harbour this morning.
A man has died of a suspected heart attack at a West Auckland brothel yesterday afternoon.