QV has just released their latest QV House Price index which shows houses in Queenstown average over $900,000, and in Auckland it's close to $1 million. Pat Brittenden and Dominic George look at how this is increase in house prices is affecting Dunedin and the surrounding region.
An off-duty police officer grocery shopping with his children was "not so tough" without his uniform on, reckoned an offender.
The High Court has ruled a young Northlander's conviction for unlawful assembly during a brawl by rival gangs was disproportionate to the gravity of his offending.
A horse has been put down after being hit by a vehicle in the seaside town of Haumoana, Hawke's Bay, yesterday morning.
An investigation is under way after a man's body was found on a boat moored in a Nelson marina today.
Cats in Wellington will soon have to be microchipped after councillors voted to change the bylaws this morning.
One woman was killed and five others were injured by a man with suspected mental health issues who went on the rampage with a knife in central London.
It's official – Dunedin is the Pokemon capital of New Zealand.
Tonga's Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva has pulled out of a visit with grieving families and friends of five men killed in a horror crash in Katikati.
Health authorities are scrambling to find the source of a salmonella outbreak after dozens of people were struck down with food poisoning thought to be caused by contaminated rockmelon.
A Norwegian man has been arrested after sending emails threatening to kill police in the US, officials say.
Australia's federal leaders will discuss the referendum to recognise indigenous people in the Australian constitution.
Austria's Chancellor plans to start a discussion among European heads of government to quit talks with Turkey about joining the EU because of the country's democratic and economic deficits.
Three trucks have crashed on State Highway 1 near Kaikoura, blocking the road and injuring two drivers.
An Australian family facing deportation from the Scottish Highlands after a reversal in visa rules has been told to leave despite their pleas to stay, their MP says.
A school board may temporarily block a transgender student who was born a girl from using the boys' bathroom while a legal fight over transgender rights proceeds on appeal, the US Supreme Court says.
The Afghanistan province where two Kiwi soldiers were killed in a devastating firefight four years ago today is now secure, peaceful, and purged of insurgents, giving grieving New Zealand families...
A Washington police officer is accused of attempting to help Islamic State, the first member of law enforcement facing such charges involving a government-designated terrorist group.
Donald Trump's campaign is in turmoil after he angered senior Republican leaders by criticising a dead soldier's family and refusing to back the re-election of the House of Representatives Speaker.
The wet weather that has stuck around for the past couple of weeks shows no signs of abating.