Gunmen have cut off the main water pipeline to Libya’s besieged capital, Tripoli, spelling more misery for residents already reeling from weeks of fighting.
The Government will provide almost $40 million in funding for ambulance services in a bid to relieve the pressure some of the providers are under.
The Eiffel Tower had to be evacuated and closed after a man scaled nearly to the top of the Paris monument and refused to come down for several hours.
Many have been wondering who the woman in the pale pink dress and fascinator was at Harry and Meghan's wedding and the mystery has now been solved.
Immigration New Zealand registered four times more website visits than usual from Australia the day after the Liberal coalition's general election win.
Spoiler warning: Mixed reviews, a stray water bottle and pleas for a spinoffs for fan favourites marked the end of 'Game of Thrones,' which finished with a final twist over who would rule Westeros.
The Prime Minister and her deputy are sending mixed signals over potential changes to KiwiSaver for those over the age of 65.
The Australian election result was "confounding'' and had several lessons for New Zealand politicians, Dunedin South MP Clare Curran says.
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull is denying jumping the gun in his support for a controversial mining project near Middlemarch.
Emergency services work at the scene of a single-vehicle crash on Dunedin's southern motorway last night.
A firefighter plucked a man from the roof of a central Dunedin building after a couch caught fire, filling the upper floors with acrid smoke.
Dunedin educationist Denise Powell is convinced that further improvements in deaf education are needed, including adopting "co-enrolment programmes''.
A man accused of stabbing to death a sea lion pup became the focus of the police investigation after his daughter outed him as a suspect, a court has heard.
Otago University says it does not have an official position to share on a potential diatomite mine near Middlemarch, which would result in 500,000 tonnes of the mineral being extracted from the ground every year.
A woman with long-term psychiatric issues who injured a stranger while she was undergoing community-based treatment received inadequate care from the Southern DHB, the Health and Disability Commissioner has found.
The Southern District Health Board's mental health directorate is working with the team delivering the rebuild of Dunedin Hospital about improving its facilities, new mental health director Evan...