Hundreds of teaching positions are sitting vacant, just two weeks out from the end of term.
China's transport ministry said on Monday it expects travellers to make nearly 3 billion trips during the coming Spring Festival, putting road, rail and air links through their hardest test during...
A fire at a luxury hotel in the Pakistani city of Karachi killed at least 11 people on Monday and injuring dozens, media reported.
The life of the leader of India's southern state of Tamil Nadu hung in the balance on Monday after she went into cardiac arrest.
Prime Minister John Key seemed genuine when he spoke about wanting to spend more time with family in his resignation speech today, a body language expert says.
A man faces charges after taking a rifle into a pizza restaurant "to self-investigate" a fake report it was operating a child abuse ring.
A kayak hire boss charged over the deaths of two tourists in New Zealand on a ``holiday of a lifetime'' has pleaded guilty today.
A wave of disbelief was felt across the world today after John Key's out-of-the-blue resignation.
Otago Lakes Central Police are trying to identify an owner for this vehicle, which was recovered earlier this month when people using it were arrested in relation to a burglary in Palmerston, Otago.
No matter your politics we can surely all agree John Key's had a great run as New Zealand's commander in chief of "banter".
A 2m section of masonry has fallen from the former Dunedin Police Station.
Labour leader Andrew Little has praised John Key's contribution to the government of NZ, but warned his successor Labour is "ready to go".
John Key's resignation has resonated around the globe with media and leaders from Australia and as far afield as China, the United States and Russia and France broadcasting the news online.
The New Zealand dollar dropped on the news today that John Key is standing down as Prime Minister ahead of next year's general election.
Thirteen years after overseeing a disastrous election result for New Zealand's centre-right National Party, Finance Minister Bill English looks well placed to secure the nation's top job - if he...
John Key, who announced his shock resignation as New Zealand prime minister today, broke the mould of previous leaders.
Social media has erupted following the news Prime Minister John Key will be stepping down next week.
John Key is resigning as Prime Minister of New Zealand.
A body believed to be that of the last fisherman from the Kaipara boating tragedy has washed up on Muriwai beach.
An award-winning Auckland actor accused of sex offences against four women will have his name kept secret until the end of his trial.