A car was badly damaged after it hit a power pole in Dunedin early this morning.
A passenger was injured after being "ejected" from a car in Dunedin today.
The Dunedin cleaner who killed his boss in a brutal hammer attack was today jailed for at least 12 years.
US President Donald Trump will replace his executive order suspending travel from seven Muslim-majority countries "in the near future," according to a Justice Department court filing.
A Nasa spacecraft has detected carbon-based materials, similar to what may have been the building blocks for life on Earth, on the Texas-sized dwarf planet Ceres that orbits between Mars and Jupiter.
E tū says it does not accept a media ban on Cadbury workers, as the company which owns the Dunedin factory denies such a ban is in place.
In light of issues at McLean Park, the Napier City Council has said delaying a returfing of the grounds slated for this year was "not ideal".
A suicide bomber has attacked a crowded Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan, killing at least 72 people and wounding dozens more in the deadliest of a wave of bombings across the South Asian nation...
The Civil Defence Minister says communication problems in this week's devasting Port Hills wildfires has highlighted the need for changes in the law governing emergencies.
Helicopters are surveying fresh damage across the charred and smouldering Port Hills as the deadly fires continue to burn for a fifth day.
Former All Black Dan Carter has apologised for drink-driving, saying he made a "massive error of judgment".
Simon Grace cannot contain his emotion when he relays the story of his family home, razed to the cinder block foundations in the Port Hills fire this week.
A vandal has burned an area of side netting on a rope bridge at a North Dunedin kindergarten.
A plan to shut the gates on more than a century of chocolate history at Dunedin’s Cadbury factory sent a shockwave through the city yesterday.
A union organiser has rubbished Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges' claims that the Dunedin economy can absorb the Cadbury job losses.
The planned subdivision of more than 84ha of rural land covered in native bush has created controversy.
The Pacific Island community in Dunedin will be hit hard by the closure of Cadbury.
The Dunedin City Council is being urged to do more to protect South Dunedin’s sand dunes from coastal erosion.
A charitable trust has praised a Dunedin school principal for her stand over the lack of government funding and resources for at-risk children.
Canadian cyclist Bernard Gendron surprised doctors in Dunedin yesterday by talking.