All Black Rieko Ioane is in the running to be named World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year award after being nominated today.
Fletcher Building has gone into a trading halt while it reviews the financial performance of one of its units after two profit downgrades this year.
The "cheeky" green parrot that can be seen in the forest and alpine regions of the South Island has been crowned Bird of the Year.
A deaf woman is living proof smoke alarms save lives.
A kayaker had to be rescued from Huka Falls this morning after being stranded on a rock as a torrent of white water trapped her in a precarious position.
Kiwis will be asked to vote on whether the law surrounding the personal use of cannabis should be changed.
Two sound individual knocks have led New Zealand to a 33-run win over an Indian President's XI in their final one-day warm up match in Mumbai.
A Coventry footballer was left to usher an angry fan off the pitch, after the spectator was allowed to remonstrate with the players.
A young patient at Auckland's Starship Hospital has been rescued after getting stuck in a ceiling.
It's one thing having an offer you can't refuse. It's quite another having two offers you can't refuse.
The New Zealand cricketers have been beaten by 30 runs by an Indian Board President's XI in their tour opener in Mumbai.
With each passing day Beauden Barrett is less likely to feature against the Wallabies on Saturday, signalling a chance for Highlander Lima Sopoaga to be in the starting XV.
Tighter lending restrictions means more "heartbreak" for home buyers who are seeing sale and purchase agreements on a new house fall over at the last minute when they are unable to get finance.
Several bystanders helped pull children from the wreckage of a taxi van after it rolled in a paddock south of Auckland, injuring five people, police say.
The Green Party has put the stalled Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary on the table as part of its deal with Labour - a rare leak of details from negotiations to form the next government.
Kiwi driver Brendon Hartley is trying to temper his expectations after being confirmed to make his Formula 1 debut with the Toro Rosso team at next weekend's US Grand Prix in Austin.
A grieving Auckland father wants the death of his baby girl to inspire others to draw their loved ones closer.
Negotiations to form the next government are reaching a crucial stage with two days left for talks between NZ First and the main parties.
Protesters clashing with police while blockading a defence industry conference in Wellington have been carried from the venue.
A horrific crash north of Taupo has left four people dead and eight with moderate to serious injuries.