Southern mayors have been accused of electioneering after hitting out at National’s local government reforms.
Caroline and Chloe (8 months) Spooner, of Dunedin, show their support for the Cancer Society’s annual Daffodil Day street appeal in George St yesterday.
Dunedin Hospital’s newest staff member might just be its cutest.
A booze bus is not a nice place to be on a Friday night. Shawn McAvinue spends the night on the bus with "all walks of life" and some muppets.
An art installation of a elephant playing possum opens at Dunedin Public Art Gallery today.
An army bomb disposal team was deployed to an area in Birmingham, central England, after police arrested five men on suspicion of preparing acts of terrorism.
Delta has hailed the sale of a controversial Christchurch subdivision as a breakthrough in its efforts to recover $13.4 million in bad debt.
Christchurch police have concerns for the safety of 80-year-old Vernon Robertson, who has been reported missing.
Long story short.......... Has anyone ever seen advertised fruit and vegetable week? As opposed to wine and beer week? Bring on the broccoli!Sad situation in reality as healthy living is now...
The NZ Land Wars are a significant part of our heritage yet as a nation we do not commemorate them. The Government is hinting that there may be a day set aside to remember the wars yet they are not...
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal in the long-running battle by psychiatric patients to overturn the smoking ban at state-owned health facilities.
A Lower Hutt man who burnt his partner's flat where it was left "uninhabitable" has been sentenced to two years and six months in prison.
Changes have been introduced to support female inmates at risk of family violence when they leave prison, the Department of Corrections says.
Hundreds of people attending a Hindu festival in India have defied India's Supreme Court order limiting the height of human pyramids due to safety concerns.
A laptop, clothing and a calculator was stolen from a car parked near Logan Park in Dunedin overnight.
Three people have killed in an attack involving a crossbow in Canada and a man has been taken into custody, police say.
Electronic baby dolls don't work to cut teen pregnancy rates - they increase them, Australian researchers say.
A Labor MP with a military background has thrown his support behind an inquiry into Australia's involvement in the Iraq war in 2003.
Apple has moved to fix a dangerous security hole in iPhones and iPads after researchers discovered that a prominent United Arab Emirates dissident's phone had been targeted with a previously unknown method of hacking.
A wanted man was arrested in a house raid in Dunedin in which police used a taser this morning.