Going Gaelic in Abu Dhabi

Engineers to play ball in the Middle East

Two Wellington women head to Abu Dhabi to compete in the World Gaelic Games next week.

Whatuira house fire

1:05pm The scene of a Woodville homicide is being investigated for suspected arson.

US court rules against Dotcom

1:04pm Bad news continues for Kim Dotcom after a US court barred him from fighting seizure of his assets.

Force for change

Louise Nicholas and the cop who "rattled the force from within" look at police handling of domestic violence.

Hurricanes overpower Force

Men from the capital run rampant in Perth to secure an emphatic Super Rugby bonus point win.

Killer's portrait questioned

A Wellington killer's imposing portrait will star in a ratepayer-funded exhibition in the victim's hometown.

Charity shave a tribute to cancer victim

When Chad Bolton shaves his head next month, it will be his first haircut in nine years.

Taking driver's keys a last resort

Motorists can stop a dangerous driver from putting others at risk by taking away their keys - but only as a last resort, police say.

Kapiti Coast reduced to bore water

Man pleads to incest, rape

Road kill - The foreign drivers debate

Imagine being Kejia Zheng. It was November 2012 and on the second day of her New Zealand holiday, the 20-year-old was driving herself from Lake Tekapo, heading south through the Lindis Pass.

The big China trade-off

Local control of NZ meat and dairy manufacturing is being whittled away by China's control of product certification, an infant formula-maker says.

Development stalls

Tamahere residents are concerned about unsightly constructions that seem to have stalled.

Mercer upbeat despite interim half-year loss

Bosses may be underestimating the economy

Slow pace of building a 'disgrace'

The pace of home building may slow this year, economists say, after a drop in the number of new home building consents issued by councils in January.

Abbott to discuss Iraq mission with Key

Australian PM's visit to New Zealand overshadowed by speculation about his political future.

CAA wary of Brownlee fallout

A day after the transport minister evaded airport security checks, the publicity from the incident was front of mind at CAA.

Caesar-like tinge to Abbott visit

MP's extra pay to do good

There's no reason the Maori Party can't succeed

Opinion: Put it to party co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell the Maori Party are government lapdogs, he'll likely agree with you. 

Barker dumping not the Kiwi way

Dean Barker had his shot and came up short, but the way he was dumped is an outrage.

Amalgamation plans far from dead

Chairwoman of the GWRC Fran Wilde on why amalgamation is necessary for Wellington in the long term.

Super-city plan deserves consideration

Super-city: pay more, receive less

Stop hollow politicking over MP salaries

It's time for politicians to put their money where their mouths are.

What's on in Wellington

Music, comedy, theatre, film, and the festive season. Here's what's on in Wellington.

Feathers, furs and fins fly on stage

The makers of circus hit in the New Zealand Festival are back next month with Carnival of the Animals.

J Mascis: The Godfather of grunge

Unknown legend under the spotlight

Ciara's 23-minutes Porirua show

After upsetting Christchurch concertgoers with a 5-minute blitz Ciara treated her Porirua audience to a show five times that duration: 23-minutes.

Going Gaelic in Abu Dhabi

Two Wellington women head to Abu Dhabi to compete in the World Gaelic Games next week.

State of Grace

Those who saw him play said WG Grace was the best. A new exhibition at NZ Cricket Museum tells his story.

Baby Nyala steps out

Routine rescue call turns into nightmare

Fair's fare when it comes to Newtown

Eighty thousand people are expected to hit the main streets of Newtown on March 8 for its annual fair.

Live rugby: Force vs Hurricanes

Join us for Super Rugby action as the Western Force host the Hurricanes in Perth. 

Business time for Black Caps at Eden Park

The biggest cricketing show to hit New Zealand in 23 years gives the Black Caps a chance to display their title credentials.

Kiwi kings of swing jazzing up World Cup

Captains calm ahead of Eden Park showdown

Melbourne Storm to 'host' Dragons in Napier

The Melbourne Storm will host fellow Australian NRL club St George Illawarra at Napier’s McLean Park in July.

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