Monster penguins that lived in Canterbury 62 million years ago had doppelgangers in Japan, the United States and Canada, a new study has found.
An increase in tui numbers has been noticed in Canterbury as people check their gardens for the Annual Garden Bird Survey.
Five Christchurch teens have produced a 10-song album in 40 hours at the central city library to fundraise for the World Vision 40 Hour Famine.
New Zealand comedian Rose Matafeo has spoken out on Twitter after she was removed as MC for the Green Party campaign launch.
New data has revealed the financial impact of the lockdown on the nation's housing market and identified the best and worst-performing regions.
Salt water could treat Covid-19, according to scientists who say evidence show the unusual remedy might work.
Janice Moss’ family was instrumental in the development of Wainoni Methodist Church – which she attended for 80 years.
A recently rediscovered painting by acclaimed Kiwi artist Dame Louise Henderson will be on display at the Christchurch Art Gallery next month.
Kayaking and cycling equipment worth $1500 will be up for grabs in the Avon Loop treasure hunt, which starts on June 29.
A woman's right to choose how she gives birth has come a long way, but is allowing the choice of a planned caesarean a step too far?
Mel Gibson has been swiftly axed from his next film after actress Winona Ryder repeated disturbing claims about him in a new interview.
The wheels have fallen off a Christchurch skate park plan that took decades to get off the ground – and the people who planned to use it are far from happy.
About 13 million cubic metres of ice have been lost from the Brewster Glacier in Mt Aspiring National Park over the past four years, Niwa scientists have found.
A talent agency has released a bizarre casting call for "funky looking" Kiwis to feature in the Lord of The Rings television series.
Kiwi actor KJ Apa has been falsely accused of sexual assault along with other Riverdale co-stars in a stranger's bid to prove the public "would believe anything" that is posted online.
Avon-Heathcote Estuary Ihutai Trust manager Tanya Jenkins explains how we can all help fantails to thrive in our backyards.
With the temperature just above zero, snow low on the mountains and the sun hidden by the inversion layer, rafting the Hawea River might not seem like a great way to start the weekend.