Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party will remove 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe as its leader at a special meeting of its central committee on Sunday and kick him out, the head of the powerful...
A yachtsman stranded for more than a day around 260km off the Northland coast is in "good health" after a dramatic rescue this afternoon.
An 88-year-old man who had nearly $50,000 siphoned out of his bank accounts has put aside his embarrassment to warn others about the scam.
A taxi driver was shot in Wellington last night after a fare was disputed, police say.
Sarah O'Grady was not expecting to be chased by a 2m-long shark swimming off Mount Maunganui's Pilot Bay on Saturday morning.
More than a year after suffering serious injuries in a crash which killed her horse, journalist Karen Rutherford is marching for road safety.
Housing Minister Phil Twyford says he wants to double the number of state homes Labour promised to build on the campaign trail to 2000.
Singer and actor David Cassidy, a 1970s teen heartthrob who starred in 'The Partridge Family' television show, entered a hospital this week for treatment of liver failure, his spokeswoman said.
Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams, a pivotal figure in the political life of Ireland for almost 50 years, said he will step down as party leader and complete a generational shift in the former political wing of the Irish Republican Army (IRA).
The leaders of Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party will meet on Sunday to approve the dismissal of President Robert Mugabe, the only leader the southern African nation has known since independence 37 years ago.
The Pike River families will move one step forward to rescuing their loved ones when they are given the keys to the gate of the mine, ending a year-long blockade at the site.
We all know the dreaded feeling of digging into a box of chocolates to find nothing but unwanted Cherry Ripes and empty wrappers.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says she's not dissuaded in her bid to take 150 Manus Island refugees despite pushback from the Australian Government.
A league fan will have a painful reminder of tonight's quarter final at Wellington's Westpac Stadium, after suffering a suspected broken ankle attempting to invade the field.
Two Lotto players, one from Waikato and another from the West Coast have won a half-million dollars each after clinching first division last night.
Malcolm Young, who founded the Australian rock band AC/DC along with his brother Angus, has died at age 64 after suffering from dementia for several years.
Recent paint pollution could be deadly to Kaikorai Stream, the Otago Regional Council (ORC) says.
A passionate Dunedin dentist has taken his knowledge overseas on a recent volunteer mission to Tonga.
After tasting his first locust, Dunedin man Malcolm Diack knew he had a winning business idea.
The beautiful, vaulted aisles of St Paul’s Cathedral will be the backdrop for a pottery exhibition in support of the Dunedin Night Shelter Trust.