An earthquake in the Tararua district has been felt widely across the Manawatu region.
Woman, 25, in custody after 67-year-old stabbed to death, and four others hurt.
One is 70, the other 86 - and their dispute landed one of them in court.
An old discarded off-ramp will be "stitched" on to Wellington's motorway to create a fourth lane.
For all of Greece's profligacy, its treatment by European politicians and central banks has been worse.
Charitable trust seeks land and money for "desperately needed" site.
A grisly find on a Wellington beach revealed an underworld of drugs and violence in 2006.
Police are warning the public to stay away from a dangerous man on the run in the Hutt Valley.
Recently knighted Therese Walsh was initially reluctant to take on the Cricket World Cup top job.
Owen St in Newtown links two famous Wellington landmarks.
New Captain Hurricane wanted as long-time mascot Nathan Lewer retires after 21 years.
Importer says he'll "shake up the industry" with parallel importing of cars - saving consumers up to $10,000.
OPINION: Until a better solution emerges, the government should widen its scalping ban.
The Duke of Wellington's uniform has been gifted to the city museum.
Lines form at Te Papa, 15 hours before second-chance rugby tickets go on sale.
Wellington shops run out of jerseys, after failing to predict the team's success.
The long-time partner of a defendant in a drugs trial has had her inheritance returned.
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Bull Allen is picking the Hurricanes to score a big win in the Super Rugby final on Saturday.
Wellington's water storage lakes endured a disastrous decade of construction, leaking water and money in volumes.
October trial set for estranged husband charged with murdering Mei Fan in Wellington.
Hurricanes to release up to 5000 more tickets as scalpers cash in on Monday's sellout.
OPINION: The Government's Australian flirtation only makes the sales of state houses more dubious.
Prosecution says drug ring used code in case police were eavesdropping - and they were.
Wellington's Taj Mahal toilets, now a pub, were occupied by Victoria University students in 1967.
Ambulance, fire and police rush to sinking car, unable to tell if anyone's in it.
Police arrest man who accused of robbing banks in Auckland and Wellington at knifepoint.
Tractors became a regular feature at Parliament after featuring in a 1987 protest.
Wellington supermarket says it will move "gauntlet of alcohol" from entrance within three months.
Pull the right book in Sir Peter Jackson's house and the bookcase will open to Bag End - the home of Bilbo Baggins.