Charity theft a 'disgusting act'

Two boxes belonging to Kidney Kids NZ are among charity boxes stolen from Orewa businesses.

Murder charges laid

8:58am Man charged with two counts of murder and one of attempted murder after Ashburton shootings. | Help offered

Beyer takes Harawira to task

Prominent Internet-Mana candidate Georgina Beyer questions motives of founder Kim Dotcom.

Police admit delay

Dementia sufferer Trevor Smith was likely to be already dead by the time police launched search.

Buyer 'not misled' lawyer says

Estate agent's lawyer says skincare founder was not misled into paying $2.78m for house.

Man charged with double murder

John Tully An Ashburton man stood quietly in the dock as he faced charges of murdering Susan Cleveland and Peggy Noble.

Hunt still on for hit-and-run driver

Elderly Christchurch cyclist left in full body cast after being hit by car.

Ashburton shooting suspect held

Live: Alleged gunman captured

Maori Party will win seat - poll

Te Ururoa Flavell The Maori Party's future is looking more secure, according to the results of a new poll.

Key v Cunliffe: live tonight

It's been a bumpy ride so far on the election campaign trail and this is your chance to grill the leaders.

Key's staff to be grilled

Who's investigating who?

Beyer takes Harawira to task

Prominent Internet-Mana candidate Georgina Beyer questions motives of founder Kim Dotcom.

Get back to education basics

Education basics - A girl's hand writing It's great our kids get to try exciting things at school, but not at the expense of reading, writing and maths.

Students eat their words

Manurewa East School students learned about different foods before putting their cooking skills to the test.

The write stuff to study at UCLA

Controversial essays banned

Towering future awaits

The 11-year-old chosen to follow in Steven Adams' footsteps already has one big thing going for him.

Shining a light on child obesity

strap With most parents unable to tell if a child is overweight, should anyone else be raising the issue?

Doctor's app targets salt

Reducing salt in your diet could be the key to reducing heart disease, researcher says.

Inadequacies, failures cited in deaths

SFO called in

Clock ticking on DNA

A looming legal deadline may spell the death of some people's only chance of having children.

Sediment linked to sheep

sediment fingerprinting Science has uncovered sheep, not dairy cows, as culprits for some sediment problems in Southland estuaries.

Added-value dairy exports needed

Fonterra's joint venture with Chinese infant food maker Beingmate has "warning bells all over it" according to New Zealand First leader Winston Peters.

Farming app up for award

An extra week to end it all?

Red devons catching on

Red devons may not be well-known in New Zealand but they have a well-deserved big reputation overseas.