Health officials privately admit the health funding formula does not work for some health boards, departing Green Party MP Kevin Hague says.
The cast of The Complete History of the Royal New Zealand Navy Abridged and Commander Claire and the Pirates of Provence arrive in Otago Harbour yesterday for their Arts Festival Dunedin run beginning today.
It may be the only time in local government history a city planner has been given a standing ovation in a packed room for his farewell speech.
The $20 million restoration and upgrade of Dunedin’s historic courthouse will be carried out by a Dunedin construction company.
Queenstown mayoral candidate Jim Boult says he has complained to police of an "alleged campaign" against him.
The ODT asks some questions of Dunedin Arts Festival performer Olivia Hadlow.
Light is being restrained and directed for the Samuel Beckett play Krapp’s Last Tape as part of Arts Festival Dunedin.
Unsettled yet strangely relaxed is how Arts Festival Dunedin virtual reality performance The Cube had me feeling yesterday.
The wait is over. It’s been two long years since the Arts Festival Dunedin team last lured some of the world’s great creative types to our fair city
Archaeologists have uncovered the foundations of a hotel which operated in Dunedin’s Great King St 130 years ago.
Lesley Prescott (78) has spent more than 30 years working with and serving women in Otago, but she says she still has more work to do.
The University of Otago’s clinical, preclinical and health subjects have been ranked among the best in the world.
Detective Jenepher Glover gives the address during the Police Remembrance Day Service at Dunedin’s First Church yesterday.
An officer who shot an unarmed black man pointing a vape smoking device had been at the scene for less than two minutes when he opened fire, a US police official says.
An unprecedented power outage across South Australia has sparked political calls for an inquiry into the power sector and questions over the state's reliance on renewable energy.
A North Korean soldier has defected to South Korea, the South's military says, making a rare crossing of one of the world's most heavily fortified borders amid heightened tension between the rival...
A second night of mostly peaceful protests over the fatal police shooting in Southern California of an unarmed black man said to be mentally ill climaxed as protesters confronted officers.
A controlled explosion has been carried out on a suspicious item in central Auckland this evening, police say.
A 14-year-old boy is in police custody after he allegedly assaulted a woman and stole her car outside a shopping centre in West Auckland.
The Labour Party says New Zealanders are ``drowning'' in mortgage debt after new data showed 87 per cent of all personal debt in this country is tied up in property.