8 min ago Auckland’s motorways filled with eager Easter holidaymakers, slowing traffic to a crawl.
Victim blasts weak punishment for the son of one of Christchurch's wealthiest men.
Hamilton Zoo's two playful tiger cubs need naming and they hope the public will put forward ideas.
Police have charged three men with murdering Christchurch prisoner Benton Marni Parata.
A toddler has been airlifted to hospital after almost drowning in an effluent trap on a Waikato farm.
6:57 PM High Court says Electoral Commission wrong to stop broadcast of satire during election.
Welcome to Parliament's last sitting day before MPs head off for the Easter break.
The New Zealand Army have set up camp at a Feilding school as part of an Anzac Day education programme
A father whose truant son plays video games in an internet cafe is angry the operators won't turn him away.
Wellington's Night Shelter has gone from last resort to first port of call for many psychiatric patients and released prisoners.
Golden Bay designer fighting cancer will travel to Germany for treatment thanks to hundreds of donations.
Dannevirke farmer will hand his tastiest lamb award back after organisers declared a no-contest because of a testing mistake.
State-owned enterprise farmer Landcorp has launched a new brand called Pamu to identify its products.