New Zealand nationals are reportedly among victims who are dead after landslips crushed their tourist accommodation in South Korea.
Sacked Cabinet minister Iain Lees-Galloway has apologised to his family for the "trauma" and "humiliation" they experienced as the result of his affair with a former staffer.
Dunedin-based MPs Gareth Hughes and Clare Curran have both given their valedictory speeches in the House this evening.
Israeli aircraft have attacked targets in Syria, the military said, describing the strikes as retaliation for an attempted bombing of the border fence by an enemy squad.
The pilot flying a small aircraft that crashed into Raglan mud flats, killing himself and a passenger, did not hold the correct licence to fly that plane.
A Victoria police officer had her head repeatedly bashed into concrete by a woman who refused to wear a mask in line with coronavirus rules.
When police spoke to a man acting suspiciously in North Dunedin early this morning he told them he was "going for a walk and likes looking at other people’s stuff".
A Dunedin social worker who abused eight victims at a girls’ home in the 1980s continues to claim he is innocent and refuses to undergo treatment while behind bars.
A burglar who confronted a 92-year-old woman with a knife in her Dubbo home got more than he bargained for when she clobbered him with her walking stick.
A Canterbury teen has pleaded not guilty to charges related to a late-night crash that killed two sisters in Christchurch's Port Hills.
There are no new cases of Covid-19 in New Zealand today, but Kiwis are being urged to remain vigilant.
President Donald Trump has vowed to sue Nevada after the state's Democratic lawmakers passed a bill to send mail-in ballots to every voter ahead of November's presidential election in light of the...
Victoria is bringing in tough new measures in Melbourne to curb the spread of Covid-19. An Otago University law expert says the NZ government could do the same.
A woman in managed isolation was left in tears for days when yoga group sessions in her hotel were canned without warning over sweat infection fears.
A 16-year-old needed reconstructive surgery after his thumb was left hanging by a tiny piece of skin.
New tenancy law to strengthen renters' rights is expected to be pushed through Parliament under urgency this week.
John Hume, the Roman Catholic architect of Northern Ireland's 1998 Good Friday peace agreement who won the Nobel Peace Prize has died, aged 83.