Ella Stokes catches up with sports fanatics from an older age group to see what they enjoy trying their hand at.
Protests in Nicaragua over changes to social security have led to the deaths of at least three people, including a police officer.
Hyde Street Party goers appear to be well behaved so far, event organisers say.
A Mexican judge has blocked a company associated with US toymaker Mattel from commercialising the image of artist Frida Kahlo, her family says.
An Air New Zealand flight to Japan with 256 passengers has turned back to Auckland because of a problem in the cabin air system.
North Korea says it will suspend nuclear and missile tests effective immediately and abolish a nuclear test site in a bid to pursue economic growth and peace on the Korean peninsula.
European and US airline regulators have ordered mandatory inspections within 20 days of aircraft engines similar to one involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident this week.
Students have flocked to Dunedin's Hyde St Party after a slow start this morning, organisers say.
Britain's Prince Charles has been approved as the successor to the Queen as head of the Commonwealth at a meeting of the group's heads of government.
US actress Allison Mack has been arrested on charges that she recruited women into a secret society led by self-help guru Keith Raniere in which they were forced to have sex with him.
Swedish DJ and record producer Avicii, one of the biggest stars of electronic dance music, has been found dead at the age of 28.
The National Party has launched a private member's Bill to get young offenders back to school.
MBIE has has apologised to Shane Jones after $350,000 of provincial growth fund money was approved for a West Coast waste-to-energy project with connections to a businessman referred to the SFO.
The Government is refusing to make public advice tendered by its health officials over whether a controversial disability policy will be revoked, and the legislation underpinning it repealed.
A 95-year-old slept in a recliner chair for 24 days because a rest home in Whakatane couldn't provide a suitable bed, her family says.
Brisbane residents say Dunedin needs to work harder to get the southern city on Queensland’s radar, after Virgin Australia announced it would continue its thrice-weekly flights between the two cities.
Three years after opening, an E-Waste and E-Cycle Centre is helping the University of Otago make the most of its electronic resources — and schools and community organisations, including...
Cameron Hart is only 7, but the Dunedin girl served as a Poppy Day volunteer for the third year running.
A new memorandum of understanding between the University of Otago and the International Agency for Research on Cancer will help generate more research opportunities for the university.
Top New Zealand designer Karen Walker has been named as one of the judges at next month’s iD Dunedin Fashion Week.