5:23 PM Convicted murderer and paedophile Phillip John Smith has been denied parole.
The owners of a Stoke house completely destroyed in fire have miraculously escaped unharmed.
Perth woman is outraged her father, after jail for child sex offences, can dodge parole conditions in Canterbury.
Prime Minister John Key says media forced National to hold back on more Northland promises.
Six-year-old boy critical after being the second Manawatu child struck by a car in a week.
5:03 PM The election isn't until Saturday - but Winston Peters is already planning his next steps as MP for Northland.
5:41 PM NZ's ambassador to Brazil hauled before officials to explain Tim Groser GCSB leaks.
Student-led project looks to stamp out racism experienced by Maori and Pasifika at university.
Father of school rower believes St Bede's College will agree to settle legal dispute.
Riley Comer put on a brave face as she watched her long locks come off for the Shave for Cure campaign.
Monitoring hernias rather than immediately operating raises mortality rates, warns a Christchurch surgeon.
Shearing community in shock after an up and coming champion dies unexpectedly.
Sheepmeat and beef prices are predicted to rise in April.