Budding entrepreneurs are brewing up new business ideas, including a body scrub made from used coffee grounds.
10 min ago Heavy downpours overwhelm some homes and infrastructure in the capital.
Palmerston North urgently needs housing development, an expert says.
Family, friends crowd around as destruction from Nepal's earthquake played out on TV.
One person was in a critical condition after a car rolled on State Highway 3 near Sanson.
The Manawatu Gorge set to close on Wednesday as rockfall protection is installed.
Less than a week remains for residents wanting to make submissions on Horizons Regional Council's draft Long Term Plan.
A man felt "victimised" when his HNZ tenancy was terminated after methamphetamine was found contaminating the property.
8 min ago A wall of silence has gone up in Central Districts over the resignation of chief executive Neil Hood.
Alan Adamson's weekly athleticscolumn
OPINION: Supporters who claim the hullabaloo over John Key's ponytail pulling is a beat-up should ask themselves this question: what if it had been Andrew Little?
OPINION: He can be a fun guy, but this week Prime Minister John Key looked like a prize jerk.
Rugby did not escape the impact of WWI and a project showing just how much it was affected by war.
Coaltown Blues is a play with real grit, written by a man who was bought up in a mining township.