There are now five community Covid -19 cases in Fiji.
India marked a milestone in the Covid-19 pandemic on Thursday, reporting 314,835 new daily cases, the highest one-day tally anywhere.
Together at last thanks to the transtasman bubble, musicians and longtime friends Neil Finn and Jimmy Barnes, along with their families, graced social media with a heartwarming tribute to Aotearoa.
People seen taking used masks from public rubbish bins in Auckland before boarding a train has sparked concerns among health leaders.
After 23 years, Tasmania is an international destination once more after the return of flights from New Zealand.
There are no new cases in the community to report today.
Scientists have analysed nearly 10,000 blood samples to suggest there's been extremely few undetected cases of Covid-19 in New Zealand.
A statistics professor says cases in India have almost tripled since the travel suspension was announced and allowing travel to resume would be difficult.
The Victorian government is providing $50 million to "kickstart" domestic manufacturing of mRNA vaccine technology.
More frequent border testing and a stand-down period before cleaners can board an international flight after it lands are being mooted as further layers of protection against Covid-19.
Authorities said hospitals in the Indian capital of Delhi would start running out of medical oxygen by Wednesday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the country faced a coronavirus "storm"...
Massive house-to-house screening in Fiji's western towns is being rolled out amid fears hundreds of people may have picked up Covid-19 at a funeral.
After a year of denying that Covid-19 was real, US rocker Ted Nugent now has the virus.
The Ministry of Health has revealed three locations of interest relating to the border worker at Auckland Airport who has tested positive for Covid-19.
Queenstown Airport may have been one of the happiest places on Earth yesterday.
Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has confirmed Australia is in discussions with Singapore about a travel bubble similar to the New Zealand agreement.
The transtasman bubble has opened - allowing Kiwis and Aussies the chance to travel between each other's countries, quarantine-free, for the first time in a year.
On the eve of quarantine-free trans-Tasman travel starting between Australia and New Zealand, tourism industry figures say bookings are already strong.
There are four new cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation to report today and no new community cases.
A Christchurch schoolteacher aide is bemused at being contacted by the Auckland DHB "confirming" her unsolicited Covid-19 vaccination.