University of Otago vice-chancellor Prof Harlene Hayne has been accused of intimidating behaviour as the university continues to attract criticism over humanities cuts.
A chinese tourist who knocked a Canadian cyclist off his bike will probably meet the victim’s family in the next couple of days to express his remorse.
Mondelez International will line up for more ratepayer cash for the Cadbury Chocolate Carnival, despite its plan to close the Dunedin factory and put 362 people out of work.
Retiring Dunedin Railways chief executive Murray Bond has relished "every minute" of the many hours he has put in at work over the past 24 years.
Forsyth Barr Stadium was a sea of white last night as thousands of toga-clad students celebrated O Week on a balmy Dunedin night.
Nearly 17 years after a University of Otago student was killed while riding in a wheelie bin down a Dunedin street, police are horrified to discover students are at it again.
Staff BBQ to celebrate Barker family’s 50 years at Larnach Castle, Thursday, February 16.
A Taieri Mouth man has described coming across the man alleged to be responsible for a bloody machete attack which left a man’s hand ‘‘just’’ hanging on yesterday.
Waitati Music Festival, Bland Park, Waitati,Saturday, February 18.
Q&A with Otago University Students’ Association president Hugh Baird.
Stormwater problems at the centre of an Otago Peninsula couple’s dispute with the Dunedin City Council are finally being addressed.
University of Otago orientation week toga party at Forsyth Barr Stadium - Tuesday 210217.
Thousands of toga-clad students have begun entering Forsyth Barr Stadium for the O-Week toga party.
A Hastings beggar has been convicted of fraud after he claimed to be homeless when he was not.
Kiwi beer brand DB Export is recycling its used bottles to make a man-made sand - an effort the company hopes will help preserve our beaches.
Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne has written to medical and pharmaceutical groups to tell them to have an ``open mind'' about prescribing cannabis products for patients.
A Kiwi teenager has spoken out about her school's decision to allow a transgender student to use the girls' bathrooms, saying her rights were overlooked.
Finance Minister Steven Joyce has unveiled the first social bond pilot - to support getting people with moderate mental health problems back into the workforce - in a pitch to the...
A Warriors' team fishing trip turned into a dramatic rescue mission when the players rushed to the aid of a young man who went missing in the water off an Auckland beach.
Canadian border authorities have created a temporary refugee centre to process a growing number of asylum seekers crossing from the United States.