Cocaine worth up to $1m is found in passenger's two suitcases after landing at Auckland on South American flight.
Whistle blower Edward Snowden details how NZ and other countries were instructed by US on how to get around impediments to mass surveillance.
A toddler injured in an alleged assault will have some degree of brain damage, doctors say.
Kiwis will vote on whether or not the country needs a new flag - but not until after the election. | National tries to lead