Shake, rattle and roll

How ready are we for the big one?

Disaster experts are meeting in Wellington, the ideal location to discuss natural hazards and how to mitigate the risks.
Wellington quake

Guilty plea backflip

Hastings man who sexually assaulted 87-year-old woman in her home applies to withdraw guilty pleas.

Thief steals Guides' biscuit cache

Cookie thieves Girl Guides group leader says whoever stole stock of fundraising biscuits stooped pretty low.

Gully clears last council hurdle

Wellington City Council lets last chance to scupper Transmission Gully pass it by.

Council puts squeeze on parking

Wellington City Council will break out the yellow paint and give parking in the city a shake up.

Trackside exits Avalon, 19 jobs go

Nineteen staff will be made redundant when production of the Trackside television channels shifts from Avalon.

Serepisos faces bankruptcy fight

Terry Serepisos More legal dramas for Terry Serepisos a day after he was arrested on arrival back in NZ.

Swazi hit in latest theft

Thieves snatched armloads of adventure clothing at Levin's Swazi Apparel early this morning.

Guard claims dismissal faulty

Killed for no reason

desert rd

Spring returns after Winter blast

After a day of wild winds and freezing temperatures, a perfect Spring day is on the cards.

Gen Y are renters for life

generation y, gen y Generation of young people, known as ''property orphans'', has given up on home ownership.

Prime Auckland property for sale

A Commerce St site with links to former bankrupt developer Andrew Krukziener is on the market.

Health, safety behind NZ Refining strike

Kirks' building sale gets nod


Kathmandu profit drops 4.5pc

The outdoor gear retailer boosted sales and opened new stores, but saw its annual result worsen.

Cunliffe on the rampage

David Cunliffe Labour leader lashes out at MPs over interviews about the party's massive election defeat. | Live action

Labour 'must own defeat'

Labour's internal party polling on David Cunliffe's favourability should be released, says David Shearer.

Live: The waiting game

Key opens door to NZ First


Welcome to the Labour train wreck

David Cunliffe is now in an all-out battle with his caucus as he refuses to step aside. | Beehive Live

Shake, rattle and roll

Wellington quake Disaster experts are meeting in Wellington, the ideal location to discuss natural hazards and how to mitigate the risks.

Careful reflection after dirty campaign

The dust will be settling post-election for weeks to come.

Voters deliver Key sweeping mandate

The business of enslaving hearts


Labour's future of uncertainty

Labour now faces a long period of soul-searching and agony.

Roving no more: the long goodbye

Irish Rovers At 50 The Irish Rovers embark on their final New Zealand tour, but the members won't be retiring.

Two and a Half Men writer eyes NZ story

A violent incident in New Zealand's past could turned into a film by one of the writers behind TV hit Two and Half Men.

In full flight

Art film oasis stands test of time

Helen Kedgley

Pataka in for an upgrade

With visitor numbers at an all-time high, Pataka Museum of Arts and Culture is in the process of undergoing a facelift.

Road Trip star loves NZ

meghan heffern Bubbly Canadian actress relishing role in 'love letter' to New Zealand.

Ebola trumps nurse's mercy mission

A Wellington nurse on her way to help out in Africa had her travel plans disrupted by the Ebola virus outbreak.

Wgtn rugby's spiritual home

Records reveal soldier's path

Antrim House

Heritage house open home

When Antrim House in Wellington was built, electric lights and bathrooms were cutting-edge.

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English bowler a big asset

Luke Fletcher Nottinghamshire swing bowler Luke Fletcher is big, bowls yorkers and is now a member of the Wellington Firebirds squad.

Kiwis raise flag again in France

New Zealand surf lifesaving team held off a final-day Aussie charge to retain their world championship crown.

Kent digs in at world champs

Johns tips Souths to win title

Corey Anderson

Knights 'can go all the way'

Corey Anderson is tipping his Knights to go all the way in the Champions League, even if he is just watching them on TV.

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