Otago regional councillors have agreed that "targeted consultation" will take place with Dunedin people in the Canongate, Russell St and Arthur St area over recent changes to the bus service.
Women in New Zealand will soon be able to purchase oral contraceptives over the counter.
Thousands of tertiary students have begun arriving in Dunedin for the start of the academic year and Orientation Week celebrations.
The Dunedin City Council says the traffic light setup criticised by a District Court judge will be upgraded later this year.
Tired of the usual box of chocolates? Japan celebrates the romantic occasion with bug cocktails and caramel creepy crawlies.
Video of an Australian police officer frying an egg on the bonnet of his patrol vehicle has gone viral on social media.
President Trump says the US will be "tweaking" its trade relationship with Canada, in a development likely to please visiting Canadian PM Justin Trudeau.
US immigration officers arrested more than 680 people illegally in the country, in a broad enforcement action that alarmed immigrant rights groups.
President Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn has resigned amid controversy over his contact with Russian officials.
New rules now allow women to get contraceptive pills directly from pharmacists with only one doctor's prescription required every three years.
Two people have been stabbed in an aggravated robbery at a Domino's in Christchurch.
Nine out of 15 peace activists are walking free from the Wellington District Court, after the charges against them were dropped.
A 60-year-old died from a head injury sustained while working at Wellington's CentrePort.
Australia is failing to meet almost every target for improving the lives of its indigenous population, including reducing the infant mortality rate, getting children in school and adults in jobs, says a new report.
In celebration of Valentine's Day, one of Dunedin's oldest waterways has a video love letter to the people it shares the city with.
A federal judge has allowed a US lawsuit seeking $US100 million from disgraced former professional cyclist Lance Armstrong to go to trial.
Austrian police have detained a man for glorifying the Nazi regime, after he appeared in public dressed as Adolf Hitler.
Police are looking for any information after a woman was assaulted early on Saturday morning in Dunedin.
Stormwaters subsided behind the tallest US dam as engineers raced to drain the reservoir and shore up a crumbling overflow channel before looming storms hit.
National and Labour say they are against making tourists sit a practical driving test before they are allowed to drive in New Zealand.