Jordan Harrington-Dingley after the crash in June 2016 that saw him thrown from the car he was travelling in.

On the brink of death

"I went through the [car] window, through a fence and hit a concrete post. I was conscious that was happening."

Postcode justice?

Blenheim Court House

Location is not only pivotal in real estate but also the criminal justice system.

Let's help Parker win on home soil

OPINION: Government hands out cash to all kinds of people and organisations, so why not Joseph Parker?

Expressway on home straight video

NZTA says "long winter" slowed work on the Kapiti expressway, but some bits are now open.

Drive-in cinema up for sale

Why put a deposit on a house when you can buy a cinema for $60,000?

'I don't want to suffer'

Woman at centre of police euthanasia investigation suffered arthritis and depression.

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Getting off scot-free


9:59 AM  Two young rugby players, two serious assaults, two very different results. Why do only some walk free?

Trouble at the showgrounds

9:59 AM  Minor disorder follows rural A & P show.

Police seeking driver of crashed car

The Professor without a pronoun


Cuba Mall corner site up for grabs

Originally a drapery, Reid House on the corner of Vivian and Cuba Streets, is well known to many as a music venue

A piece of Cuba Mall history could end up as accommodation.

Thorndon block woos investors

Refurbishment has given the building a contemporary feel.

This eight-level office block is no 70s throwback.

Claim Indian ingredients 'unsafe'

Tests on imported Indian foods sold in Australian supermarkets found "worrying" levels of chemicals that made them unfit ...

Australian report says tests show potentially harmful chemicals in Indian food imports that are also sold in NZ.

Pumpkin Patch stores to go

Pumpkin Patch receivers will close seven New Zealand stores in the next week, which will see 57 job losses.

Seven of the troubled child clothing stores will close in the next two weeks, with 57 staff to lose their jobs.

Pyne Gould fined $300,000

Former Pyne Gould Corporation chairman Bryan Mogridge and managing director George Kerr, pictured at the company's 2010 ...

Record fine handed to once-illustrious Christchurch company for repeated breaches of stock exchange rules.


Garner: Let's help Parker win on home soil

New Zealand Heavyweight Boxer Joseph Parker. Burger King Road to the Title by Duco Boxing. Auckland, New Zealand. ...

OPINION: The Govt hands out cash to all kinds of people and organisations, so why not Joseph Parker?

Why we're glued to the US election

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton: we are all glued to the screen to see what happens next.

OPINION: Why do we care so much about Trump and Clinton?

End the long-haul largesse

Nearly 160 former MPs and their spouses are still claiming money from the taxpayer for domestic and international travel.

OPINION: More than a Parliament's worth of bygone MPs still draws travel perks. That's outrageous.

To endure, 100% Pure brand must have integrity

An oil pump jack in operation.

Opinion: Orthodox economics has the attributes of a religion rather than real science.

Not the taxpayer's fight

Joseph Parker, right, is a promising boxer, but the Government should not be footing the bill for his fights.

OPINION: A boxing bout, fought on a single night, at a venue indistinguishable from any other around the world, won't do much for New Zealand.


Taika's Thor farewell clip video

Taika Waititi and Liam Hemsworth joke in the clip that they will all be getting fired, and that the film would be going ...

WATCH: Taika Waititi and Chris Hemsworth treat followers to behind-the-scenes gold on Thor's last day of production.

Fear drivers innovative Invaders

Unlike many devised works, Invaders From Mars holds together exceptionally well and maintains a steady pace, with lots ...

REVIEW: director Brett Adam and his cast have put together a really interesting and original piece of theatre based around this idea.

Strange magic? Or complicated mess?

Benedict Cumberbatch is Doctor Strange.

Does Doctor Strange mark the end of a Marvellous run or the dawn of a new era?

From Outrageous Fortune to meaningful roles

Aidee Walker is being cast in mature, meaningful roles now she has hit 35.

´╗┐Outrageous star enjoying living and breathing her latest stage role

Coastella festival rolls in

The Phoenix Foundation feature on the Coastella 2017 line-up.

The Kapiti Coast's newest music festival announces its 2017 line-up.

Capital Life

Wellington's new 9000 tonne floating theatre

Olivia Hadlow stars in the navy's 75th anniversary pantomime Commander Claire and the Pirates of Provence.

Navy ship to be transformed into theatre for anniversary celebrations

Orca encounter at Island Bay video

An orca and her calf in Island Bay on Thursday.

A mother and calf stop for some rest in Wellington waters.

Villa do-up makes quick profit

The modest 100sqm home sits on a 720sqm section.

Khandallah home bought for $530,000 in March, sold for $900,000 six months later.

Graphic design win for Wellington student gallery

Sarah Browning has won the gold medal for the Graphic Design competition in the WorldSkills New Zealand Nationals.

A move to Wellington proves golden for graphic designer Sarah Browning

Strassman on tour

240913 NEWS PHOTO. SUPPLIED NOT FOR SALE. SUBURBAN NEWSPAPERS COMPETITION International ventriloquist David Strassman is ...

"I've turned this piece of s**t art form and made it into something cool."


Toomey survives tense battle

A 4 and 2 loss to Shiv Sabherwal saw defending champion Daniel Hillier knocked out of the New Zealand Amateur ...

Defending champion Daniel Hillier and top-ranked Ryan Chisnall miss out at NZ amateur.

What to do with NPC rugby?

A decent crowd descended upon New Plymouth for last weekend's semifinal between Taranaki and Tasman.

New Zealand Rugby 'open' to changing the Mitre 10 Cup - but what form should it take?

Wellington improvement needed

Team Wellington's Cameron Howieson reacts to a near miss against Auckland City last weekend.

The defending champions were decidedly second-best in week one, but should have an easier time of it against the Wellington Phoenix reserves on Sunday.

Phoenix out to break drought video

Wellington Phoenix's Kosta Barbarouses reacts after a missed opportunity on goal during his side's loss to Sydney FC on ...

The Wellington Phoenix have not scored for more than 368 minutes of A-League football.

Porirua players to play for NZ

Grant Baker, manager and player of the NZ Over 60s side that will contest the Australian state champs in Perth.

The biggest cricket event in Western Australia's history will have a Porirua presence.

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