Auckland house price rise slows

New property investment rules have been credited with taking heat out of the Auckland market and giving regional markets a boost.

New Government rules curbing investors appear to have eased the rise in Auckland house prices.

Baby's near miss with train

Te Mahia train station in Manurewa, where a stroller with a baby in it rolled out in front of a train.

A baby was rescued after its pram rolled in front of a train in south Auckland.

Lights, candy floss, action! video

Most of the 115 houses on the street will have festive displays up for thousands of onlookers to enjoy over the month.

Auckland's Franklin Road Christmas lights aren't the only bright thing on the street this silly season.

Snuggles with your coffee video

At BaristaCats, $15 will buy you a flat white and a cuddle.

Get a caffeine hit, and a cat in your lap, at Auckland's new BaristaCats cafe.

Council slams pokie returns

Areas in Auckland which spend the most on the pokies get the least back in community grants.

The government is "subsidising" gaming operators, angry Auckland Council says.

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"It's not the Bronx, it's Pukekohe"

Saloon Saloon Bar and Grill owner Kevin Morton and bar manager Lewis Morton want those responsible for the attack in Pukekohe on Saturday to be caught.

6 min ago  Kevin Morton is determined to catch those who stabbed a 27 year-old man in Pukekohe on Saturday night.

Farm accident kills man

12:31 PM  A man has been killed after his utility vehicle rolled on a farm near Whangarei.

Grey Power supports findings of Sallies report

Students make more time for study


London calling for Lewis

Footballer Lewis Tiller has been selected to play for the famous West Ham United under-18 squad in London next year.

A Waiuku College football player is on the cusp of playing professionally after he was selected to play for West Ham United's under-18 side.

Jonah Lomu's sons sing at funeral

Guests at Jonah Lomu's funeral.

Brayley, 6 and Dhyreille, 5, sang a duet to open a private funeral service for Jonah Lomu.

Jones smacks winners home

Blockhouse Bay's GD Jones, left, and Artem Sitak put up a good fight against Parnell.

A "massive" effort by GD Jones has helped defending champions Blockhouse Bay into the Caro Bowl final again.

Pasifika community farewells Lomu

The casket containing the body of Jonah Lomu is carried out by Lomu family members.

Pasifika community remembers their 'greatest son'.

Live: Jonah Lomu service video

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - NOVEMBER 28:  Former All Blacks captain Tana Umaga arrives for the Aho Faka Famili memorial at Vodafone Events Centre on November 28, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand.  (Photo by Simon Watts/Getty Images)

Auckland's mayor and Tana Umaga join Jonah Lomu's family in remembering "a great man with a big heart".

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