5:27 PM "New Zealand has a reputation as a safe place for tourists. This type of offending erodes that reputation."
5:44 PM Connor Morris was killed with a sickle, swung point-first with "some force" into the side of his head.
5:19 PM The mother of a girl allegedly being held by a career criminal says she is beside herself with worry.
Prince Charles has been handed three honorary New Zealand military titles.
Sentenced to 3 months in military prison, judge says private was 'let down badly' by the system.
6:21 PM Information has emerged regarding the past of the young man fatally shot by police on Sunday night.
6:01 PM More money could be coming to tackle domestic violence.
6:40 PM State-owned company Solid Energy could know its fate within a matter of weeks, Key says.
Maori Language Commission takes PM Key to task over disputed "boring" te reo comment.
Not everyone will be
A known ''educational innovator'' has been handed the reins of the yet-to-be-opened Rolleston College.
The property market is not the only sector that's booming in Auckland, school age population is increasing dramatically and educators are feeling the pressure.
6:38 PM Mid Canterbury rest home criticised following 96-year-old resident's death.
5:59 PM An average of two people a day need to be hospitalised after being bitten by dogs, research shows.
Dame Wendy Pye is the founder of one of the world's most successful education export companies.
Distinguished professor Margaret Brimble won the Women of Influence in science and innovation award in 2014.
Kiwi scientist helps find feed additive that cuts farm methane emissions.
Cows were beaten, had their tails broken and were shot in the kneecaps.