We knew it was coming from the first weeks of the Covid-19 lockdown but that does not mean the sting was removed from the all-but-inevitable news.
Well done, Aotearoa. You are doing your bit to highlight and revitalise one of the official languages of this beautiful whenua.
The pings, dings and electronic whistles some of us heard over afternoon tea on Monday were the sound of an economic boost that seemed a long time coming.
"I don't know, am I my brother’s keeper?" Cain, disingenuously, told God when quizzed about the whereabouts of his brother Abel.
WWF once stood for entertainment. Big blokes in silly outfits playing outrageous characters and taking part in highly physical, but staged, fights made the World Wrestling Federation a global...
First came Facebook. Then YouTube, Reddit, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat — the list of social media platforms that changed the way many of us consume information and entertainment grows by the year.
By late yesterday, 40 people were still missing presumed drowned off the coast of Japan. As the search resumed, families in three countries waited for news of a miracle.
Matariki should be made a public holiday. It is at least as relevant as the holidays we have and it has much more potential to help us further express what it means to be a New Zealander.
Frustrated local government leaders say they want more time to get the big jobs done. We should hear them out — but they must convince us that more time is the answer to what ails them.
There are many unanswered questions about news the police have been quietly setting up a facial recognition system which could take a live feed from closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras.
This Sunday, Parliament should, hopefully, finally be dissolved and the election process will be back on track.
Mt Hutt, like all skifields, is a place of quiet beauty and reflection, where the mountain meets the sky and troubles melt away a lot quicker than the snow.
The public inquiry into the Earthquake Commission took 16 months to distil countless submissions into a report that might soon lead to a new law and new ways of working that will help New...
The Dunedin City Council is entirely within its rights to ask for limited notification on its application for a new landfill south of the city, but those most affected by the plan have every right...
To paraphrase Klemens Wenzel Furst von Metternich: when Auckland sneezes, the rest of New Zealand catches a cold.
Whichever way you look at the shemozzle over resignations at Canterbury District Health Board, it does not leap into focus as a triumph of our current health governance system.
As a rule, Labour finance ministers do not receive the warmest of welcomes from employers’ associations.