Last minute holiday to Tonga leaves young Kiwi waiting to hear if she has Zika virus.
In his first column for Fairfax, ACT leader David Seymour has a bold new plan for marking Waitangi Day.
Passenger trapped in swaying gondola slams company's "no big deal" response.
An athlete with a disability has complained to the Human Rights Commission after being barred from race.
Search launched amid fears a person has been swept down the Waikato River.
An international policing organisation is getting a little bit of help from the Waikato.
A cause, a new love interest - and a new column. 2016 is shaping up as David Seymour's big year.
String of fatal and serious crashes on the roads over Waitangi Weekend called "sad and frustrating."
Couple head to midwife as fast as they can but baby too quick for everyone.
A parent wants action after his daughter escaped from school, but the principal says "schools aren't cages".
The dildo-throwing nurse is keeping her head down after fellow protesters criticised her move.
Patrick Dixon, sought after a police car was shot at in Auckland, has been arrested in Cambridge.
Fewer community work sentences has a knock-on effect for local groups.
Restaurant staff revealed they were paid as little as $2.64 an hour, and worked up to 11 hours a day.
Plenty of stretch, bend and groove were found at Wanderlust Great Lake Taupo.
Three people have been critically injured in head-on crash.
Clear skies greeted the thousands of people who gathered at Waitangi
First Waitangi Day commemorations at O Te Ika Rama marae outside of Gore.
Claws and paws as SPCA opens its doors.
What kid doesn't want to be a pirate? The dream came true for this five-year-old with cancer.
Investigations reveal damage to the liner Azamara Quest and paint on a rock it is alleged to have hit.
Now people around the world think Kiwis celebrate national day by pelting politicians with sex toys, an unamused PM says
Has there ever been a more contentious four-letter abbreviation in New Zealand than TPPA.
What could have been a staid Waitangi Day ceremony took a potentially rude turn in Hamilton.
A 23-year-old man has died in a car crash near Ohakea.
That's the Zika health advice from NZ officials to travelling Kiwis.
The upper North Island experiences rain for Waitangi Day, but thunderstorm risk lowers.
A few hundred people watch Waitangi waka ceremony from the shoreline of Te Tii Marae.
Thousands of litres of milk spill onto a Coromandel paddock.
Police say they are treating a fire that engulfed landmark Paritutu rock as suspicious.
An American father-of-two has laid a complaint with the UN alleging the Family Court system in this country violates human rights.
You could own a slice of one of New Zealand's pristine beaches. Here's what you need to know.
A man in his 40s suffered head injuries in an attack in one of Auckland's biggest parks.
Police are still trying to identify one of two men killed after their cars collided head-on near Hamilton.
The historic Otira Stagecoach Hotel is celebrating 150 years with a Penny Farthing race.
Take care on the roads this long weekend - the number of accidents are already mounting.
A person has been badly injured at a South Auckland intersection.
Three people were left injured after their car rolled.
There were beers, tears and hundreds of riders shredding downhill to say goodbye to Kelly McGarry.
Join us in saving this slice of paradise for the public.
Internet users in battle of wits after sex toy lobbed at Cabinet minister.
MP Trevor Mallard asked court to allow a man caught at 210kmh to escape conviction for lying to police.
Wellington's could take back the sewer pipes it 'gifted' residents, which have cost thousands in repairs
Wellington City Council is considering taking back responsibility for sewer pipes it 'gifted' to homeowners 10 years ago.
There's just something magic in throwing things at politicians.
The minister took the flying phallus on the chin.
Te Papa museum had its busiest January ever, with Gallipoli and DreamWorks exhibitions drawing crowds.
Parole granted for man who used knife against his former partner until it snapped, and then an axe.
OPINION: The national president of the RSA says every Kiwi should have their say on the flag.
Packed funeral for teen remembered for his " awesome, outgoing character".
A record number of Chinese tourists are expected to visit Canterbury over the Chinese New Year.