Police treating death of man found near car on Kapiti Coast as suspicious.
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The son of a senior public servant has been acquitted of raping a woman he met out in central Wellington and went drinking with.
Napier, Hastings and Gisborne police stations will be shut to the public overnight from next week.
Several people were seriously injured in a car-versus-car head on crash on State Highway 2 near Hastings.
Wellington Hospital has found some breathing space after warning that its wards were struggling to handle the flood of sick patients last week.
Business confidence continues to bounce back after the September election.
As we mark a close to the first week of the final sitting of Parliament for the year, we'll be taking a look back at the extraordinary events of the past seven days.
With a seat on the United Nations Security Council now is the time for New Zealand to put its foot on the pedal for nuclear disarmament, writes former prime minister Sir Geoffrey Palmer .
Art installer Rob Cherry hangs work ahead of tonight's Wellington City Life Education Trust exhibition.
Medal winner Lydia Wevers says there are more Kiwi writers publishing books than ever before.
Minuteâ€™s silence to be observed and black arm bands worn acknowledging fallen Australian cricketer when test match resumes.
Which Wellington cafe most deserves to win NZ Cafe of the Year?
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