Ram raid

Dairy smashed open in ram raid

Ram-raiders smashed the front of an Auckland dairy early this morning.

Body at Auckland sports club

11:29am Police are investigating after a body was found at a squash club on Auckland's North Shore.

Fatal 'martial arts' kick

11:29am Mother haunted by homeless man's violent death, judge tells teenage killer.

NZ spied on allies - Greenwald

Snowden revelations could disrupt NZ bid for UN Security Council seat. | We deserve answers | Impact uncertain | Going Key’s way?

Bomb threat at library

11:40am Police have cordoned off Napier's library as they inspect a suspicious suitcase left in the building.

Arrests after large police search

Police Police arrest 16 people after searching more than 100 properties in Manawatu, Horowhenua.

Brothers sorry for assaulting cop

Two brothers who taunted a Hamilton police officer outside a former legal highs store have apologised.

Murder accused seeks trial relocation

Drunk teen steals two cars

Spy claims 'farce': Key

John Key GCSB lacks capability for mass surveillance, PM says. | Beehive Live | NZ spied on allies: Greenwald

Nats take axe to benefits

The National Party says it will reduce the number of people on welfare by 25 per cent if re-elected to government.

Education a hot election topic

The race for Te Tai Tokerau

Meet the leaders

Few people have seen highs and lows in their careers like NZ First leader Winston Peters.

Poor uni rankings

University students, uni, graduation, graduates, Australia Kiwi universities' sustained slide down world rankings has education leaders worried.

'Zombies' spark cyber challenge

University-initiated cyber security challenge will see students battle against zombie virus.

Teachers need 'attitude change'

Uni $100m richer after inking deal

Auckland top NZ uni

Auckland has the highest-rated NZ university in new rankings, and makes it into world's top 100.

'Beard of Awesome' nears end

Ryan Crotty Ryan Crotty will feel like he is burying an old friend when his beard is shaved for charity tomorrow.

Hi-tech knight saves women's lives

Sir Michael Brady is a breast man and millions of women worldwide should be glad that he is.

The first One Dollar Warrior

Fruean inspires heart patients

Long way to recovery

An Invercargill family are facing a long road into the darkness after a horrific crash left their teenage son battling for his life.

Payout cut on the cards

Dairy cows. Dairy prices have stabilised but not enough to stop Fonterra cutting its milk price forecast, economists say.

Yachts targeted in fruit fly fight

Yachts arriving in Northland from overseas will face greater biosecurity scrutiny to keep out a devastating pest.

Swede fears spread

Flock Hill sold to US company

Shrek fleeced of record

A woolly Aussie heavyweight claims to have toppled Kiwi sheep Shrek's decade-old 27kg record.