Two record-breaking drug busts have led to a string of arrests and the seizure of $170 million of meth and precursors.
Shane Bond's wife, Tracey, went out for a run, but New Zealand's best fast bowler was not alone as he watched his value soar off the radar at the third Indian Premier League auction in Mumbai last night.
The Government will not be throwing money at housing initiatives in the Budget, Prime Minister John Key says.
Education Minister Anne Tolley is the first minister to be reshuffled on the basis of John Key's own National standards.
Tana Umaga has named All Blacks Charlie Faumuina and Rene Ranger, plus New Zealand sevens star Akira Ioane, on the reserves bench for his team's opening match against the Highlanders at Eden Park on Friday.
The Fire Service is launching a hard-hitting TV campaign to shock people into realising the deadly consequences of leaving cooking unattended.
Disgruntled Jetstar customers say they were told by airline staff they could doss down outside an airport terminal after a flight was cancelled leaving them unexpectedly stranded in Queenstown overnight.
A couple planning an adventure-filled holiday around New Zealand have instead spent 21 days in Auckland waiting for their luggage to arrive.
A mother of two was arrested, strip-searched and locked in a cell after a district court paperwork error caused her to miss her scheduled appearance on a driving charge.
Jesse Ryder's desire to play international cricket prompted him to approach senior Black Caps and management recently asking for another chance.
The older brother of Alex Fisher, the 10-year-old boy, whose disappearance last year sparked a huge manhunt, has pleaded guilty to his murder.
Directors of various failed Blue Chip businesses could be chased for the financial collapse.
The NZ Women continued their fine form of yesterday with world No 1 ranked singles player Joe Edwards turning the tables on yesterday's result against the experienced Australian Karen Murphy.
Joseph Parker's team say they would welcome a fight against former two-weight world champion David Haye.
Tertiary students failing more than half their papers may be given a two-year time limit to prove they are worthy of keeping student loans.
Considering he is an arch-rival in the parliamentary press pack, Patrick Gower's intervention in a Donald Trump press conference on Wednesday engendered an immediate sense of bipartisanship back home.
Sonny Bill Williams has announced he will play for the Blues next season after confirming a new three-year deal with New Zealand Rugby today.