Residents in the Canterbury settlement of Selwyn Huts are angry the local council has removed their only basketball hoop, forcing children to now travel 10km to play.
A family of nine that fled Gloriavale says the Christian community tried to separate their family to control them.
Universities are more dependent on Chinese students than at any time in the past decade despite long-standing efforts to diversify, Education Ministry figures show.
An elderly woman with a leg brace developed a painful infection and died following failures by a DHB.
Dunedin police have sent a warning to the city's motorists after a series of concerning drink-driving incidents over the weekend.
Veteran New Zealand actor and star of Gliding On, Ray Henwood, has died. He was 82.
Northland's Ngāti Hine people are in mourning, following the death of well-known kaumātua, Waitangi stalwart and former NZ First MP Pita Paraone.
Universities are more dependent on Chinese students than at any time in the past decade despite long-standing efforts to diversify, Ministry of Education figures show.
A family of nine are desperate for work and a place to live after fleeing the Gloriavale Christian Community.
A multimillion-dollar northern racehorse has died of complications from colic in Waikato.
Police can do better at transporting prisoners after four escaped in Levin recently, the country's police association says.
Fox Glacier's access road will not be reopening after a major landslide blocked it in February.
A New Zealand teenager infected with measles who visited Disneyland in Los Angeles has prompted warnings from a US health service.
More than 75 prohibited firearms and 200 accessories have been handed in at the latest buyback in Otago today.
Parents have been warned to prepare for the release of the third series of controversial Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, which comes out today.
Immigration New Zealand is facing questions over whether it is allowing unfair queue-jumping amid long waits for visas.
Port Otago workers have voted to ban overtime if talks with management remain unsuccessful.
NZ's best apprentice plumber Lauren Phillips, from Invercargill, is competing at the Olympics of skills-based jobs in Russia this week.
Act Party leader David Seymour's voluntary euthanasia bill has cleared another stage in Parliament with a suite of changes aimed at securing support.
The father of a child living with cystic fibrosis is shining the light on the need for expensive medicines targeting rare diseases to be government funded.