A man has died after a collision between his car and train in the North Island this morning.
University of Otago Department of Politics head Prof Janine Hayward debunks a few misconceptions about how New Zealand's next Government could be formed.
Federal Liberal and Labor MPs have lined up to condemn a same-sex marriage supporter who allegedly headbutted former prime minister Tony Abbott in Hobart.
Police chiefs have backtracked on an instruction telling officers not to target drivers in Christchurch's eastern suburbs because those motorists could not afford tickets.
Hurricane Maria caused flooding in the Dominican Republic as it brushed past the country causing widespread damage across Puerto Rico and St. Croix.
US President Donald Trump has ordered new sanctions that open the door wider to blacklisting people and entities doing business with North Korea.
Two British teachers hired to help fill Auckland's teacher shortage are warning other foreign teachers not to come because of the bureaucratic obstacles to recognising overseas qualifications and experience.
The man who set himself on fire outside Parliament yesterday has died.
Mount Hutt College won the Otago Daily Times Extra! Central South Island years 9 and 10 quiz in Timaru last night, to maintain the college’s winning streak.
There are no lyrics to explain how concerned members of the Dunedin Musicians’ Club are after discovering the 42-year-old institution could be closed for lack of a fire escape.
A crowd of more than 100 people gathered near the Dunedin Peace Pole to celebrate the United Nations International Day of Peace yesterday.
Belgium will never forget those who fought and died on its soil in World War 1 if Freddy Declerck has anything to do with it.
More than 60 people attended the Archibald Baxter memorial peace lecture in Dunedin last night.
A restaurant run by schoolchildren popped up in Port Chalmers last night offering free four-course meals for all parents.
The opening night of the largest art show to come to Dunedin sold out last night.
Southern District Health Board commissioner Kathy Grant says she is running a "billion-dollar business" and won’t step down over the prostate cancer crisis.
A Dunedin woman has accepted an orphan goat into her home, slapped a nappy on it and given it a nightly sleeping spot in the marital bed.
A syndicate established in Dunedin five years ago has claimed Saturday’s $30million Lotto prize.
Delta chief executive Grady Cameron is ending his stint looking after Dunedin’s run-down electricity infrastructure with an almost $1 million payout.
National seems likely to be in the box seat to form the next government after tomorrow’s election but it could still fail to cobble together a coalition.