Right-turn ban slammed

Auckland Transport’s proposed changes would prevent right turns in and out of Fenwick Ave.

Auckland Transport wants to make a road safer for cyclists but the local school and residents worry changes will do the opposite.

Anger over haphazard path

Fed-up Mangere Central Primary School students, from left: Kingston Pihema, Tyler Pope, Hope Leaupepe and Atarina Seve on busy Kirkbride Rd.

Shattered glass, loose concrete and narrow paths have put students' safety at risk for two "chaotic" months.

'Sit in queue, enjoy scenery'

Auckland traffic

As traffic builds from midday onward, it becomes all too clear that Easter is here.

Tackling base camp challenge

Regina Worle is not letting her arthritis stop her from climbing to Mt Everest Base Camp in April.

Arthritis won't keep Regina Worle from hiking to Everest Base Camp this month.

Bridge crash causes delays

19022015 Newsphoto. Simon Maude/Fairfax NZ. Auckland Harbour Bridge from Northcote Point Ferry Terminal.

Drivers faced long delays on the Auckland Harbour Bridge after a crash.

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Fears for missing man

NZ police car, generic police

Police are looking for a 71-year-old man missing from Mangere East.

Bridge crash causes delays

Drivers faced long delays on the Auckland Harbour Bridge after a crash.

Road spikes thwart getaway

'Sit in the queue, enjoy the scenery'


As it happened: Black Caps vs Australia

Michael Clarke of Australia bats during the World Cup final against the Black Caps.

Aussies are world champions again after beating the Black Caps by seven wickets in the CWC final at the MCG.

Aces mop up Stags with ease

The Auckland Aces didn't need too long to wrap up their four-day Plunket Shield cricket match, beating the Central Stags by an innings and 64 runs with two sessions to spare at Nelson Park in Napier.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - MARCH 24:  Fans watch the Cricket World Cup semi final between South Africa and New Zealand at Eden Park on March 24, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand.  (Photo by Fiona Goodall/Getty Images)

Win or lose, welcome home

Regardless of the outcome of the Cricket World Cup final, the Black Caps will be welcomed home in style.

Auckland Faces

Life off 'The Rock'

HAPPY HERE: Fou Alene-Tumataiki says New Zealand has ‘‘open arms’’ for Pacific migrants.

When Fou Alene-Tumataiki left Niue she forgot her native language. 40 years later, she's teaching it to kids.

'Make a life for yourself'

Better job opportunities and a better education were Elaine Iorive’s goals when she came to New Zealand.

BALANCING CULTURES: Linabel Hadlee with her husband Simon and children Mateo, 2, and Jessica, 6, celebrate a family occasion.

Mexican mum loves NZ

Living in Auckland is all about keeping her balance for Mexican mother of two Linabel Hadlee.

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