Damage and losses from a Wellington storage building fire top $8m so far, police say.
Drink-drive limits will be lowered from December, after new legislation was passed.
After throwing $45 million at trying to fix the Novopay teacher payroll system in the past two years, the Government has been forced to seize control.
Families of the Carterton balloon crash victims have been left shocked by the inquest into the disaster - but they say it has been worth it.
School's hope to track pupils' good behaviour with microchip bracelets prompts concern from parents.
Concern is growing over mountainbike tack users defecating on nearby paths and road.
The telco's battle to avoid steep cuts to wholesale copper broadband prices hits the Court of Appeal.
New Zealanders with a disability will be able to vote by phone from home.
It's always a risk with a party - that point in the evening where the mood changes and things tip over.
Such is the amount of art on show in Mexico City, it's being hailed as 'the new Berlin'.
Two city churches have come together for a musical marathon of classical, jazz, folk, and even film scores.
Nick and Jason Risdon might live in Wainuiomata, but their rugby hearts reside at the Hutt Recreation Ground.
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