A nine-year-old pupil is critical after being strangled in a school accident.
9:45 AM Breast milk expressed into a Moro bar wrapper gave her "adrenaline rush".
9:09 AM MP admits comments in Parliament likening human trafficking to stock rustling probably "ill advised".
9:50 AM The snow's gone for most but it will be a chilly day with a bitterly cold southwest flow covering the country.
Woman admits claiming $250k in fradulent benefits, after lying for more than a decade about her relationship status.
9:34 AM The woman accused of manslaughter of a high-needs teen at a Palmerston North care centre has appeared in court.
Man who stabbed two pawn shop workers was in meth-induced psychosis, court told.
5 min ago SkyCity comes up with a new convention centre design that doesn't require a taxpayer top-up.
9:31 AM OPINION: Restrictions are needed stop Canterbury homes becoming "playdough for foreign speculators".
Concern is growing at the number of parents failing to get their children to school on time.
The number of prisoners to receive a student loan for tertiary study at Manawatu Prison has been increasing but numbers remain low.
13 min ago Being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and stepping into a mobility chair was the lowest point in Nick Allen's life. But now he is aiming for the highest mountain range in the world - The Himalayas.
Foodstuffs will no longer have a monitor watching over milk powder products in its New World and Pak 'n Save stores.
One of NZ's biggest coal burners could switch to biofuels - but at a cost.
Waimate District Council to receive $155,000 for the sale of roads around Fonterra's Studholme dairy factory.