Essex have landed the services of Otago and New Zealand test bowler Neil Wagner and will hope he can help inspire the same success as last year.
More than a dozen Otago crews have booked a place in the semifinals at the national championships on Lake Karapiro.
The fire on the Chatham Islands that is estimated to have burned through 3000ha has been contained.
More details have come to light about how two teenagers died after five friends were swept up by a flash flood in the Waitakere Ranges.
Fore crews battled scrub and grass blazes in Tahakopa Valley near Papatowai yesterday and another on Round Hill Rd, inland from Karitane.
The Government has set up the working group that will look at ways to restore workers’ rights in the film industry and says key players have agreed to collaborate.
A New Zealand team seeking to play with more freedom has been boosted by the return of Colin Munro for the twenty20 tri-series opener against Australia.
Senior MP and Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage is the frontrunner to become the Greens' new co-leader.
National wants a full briefing on the renegotiated Trans Pacific Partnership and is reminding the Government it does not have enough votes on its own to get the deal through Parliament.
Consumers are angry Air New Zealand is not honouring air fares from the United States to New Zealand mistakenly sold at 10% of the intended price.
Seismic activity in Christchurch rumbles on - seven years after two destructive earthquakes shook the region.
Rocket Lab is aiming to send more rockets into space next year than the United States.
Some Bluff residents were left without water yesterday after a mains failure in the town.
The Government is giving about $280,000 to restore three historic buildings including a 130-year-old one in Oamaru.
New Zealand's passport, which allows visa-free access to 171 countries, has been ranked the world's seventh-equal most powerful.
Israel’s ambassador to New Zealand has invited Lorde to meet him after the Kiwi singer cancelled her concert in Tel Aviv.
Auckland's mumps outbreak has become an epidemic and a vaccination campaign is needed to stop it spreading across New Zealand, health experts say.
Seawalls could help protect New Zealand from coastal hazards caused by climate change, but so could retreating from the coast, a Government report says.
The state highway north of Kaikoura has reopened after last year's earthquake, and motorists are banked up waiting to take the first trip.
Families who lost loved ones in 2011’s Christchurch earthquake CTV building collapse are planning to fight even harder to get justice after meeting police.