Motorcyclist killed in a Christchurch U-turn accident had escaped Pike River Mine disaster by less than an hour.
A driver unfamiliar with a jet boat crashed into rocks, fatally injuring a passenger.
Identification process begins for two bodies found in avalanche debris down a gully near the Kepler Track.
5 min ago Pair on the run after allegedly ram-raiding businesses and trying to run down police officer.
6:09 AM A woman is dead after the packed car she was in collided with a ute in Dunedin.
5 min ago Pair on the run after allegedly ram-raiding businesses and trying to run down police officer in Christchurch.
Kiwi lawyer warns people looking for love online are at growing risk from smugglers.
When Murray McCully and John Kerry caught up in Washington they found plenty to praise each other about.
Foreign owners could face ongoing taxes on assets if the Government believes the issue is a problem, John Key has signalled.
1 min ago Shake up could see schools deciding their opening hours, and one principal running several schools.
Hamilton kids are ditching their bikes in favour of a car ride to school, and it's causing traffic headaches across the city.
6:52 AM Children still in nappies are having their rotten teeth pulled out - and sugar is being blamed.
Foreign recruits make up 41 per cent of Waikato DHB's doctors, figures show.
Distinguished professor Margaret Brimble won the Women of Influence in science and innovation award in 2014.
I've been in business for over thirty years, and my message for women is to keep learning.
A Te Aroha man is reeling after a judge handed him a $65,000 fine for offences at a piggery.
On the surface, the Chinese stockmarket and Greek concerns look worrying when our largest food export, dairy, is struggling.