A red-zoned couple will get $550,000 from their insurer after the High Court rejected their bid for $1.3m.
The elderly and poor most likely to be amongst 170,000 Kiwis unable to get surgery, research shows.
Halswell farmer banned from owning animals after 36 deer found starved to death on his property.
The woman killed in a collision with a truck carrying a house was Patricia Robertson of Fairlie.
Children living in crammed homes are ending up in hospital, says a damning new report on child poverty. + Family living in a tent in public park
A 20-year-old man was robbed by two men after he gave them a ride in his car in Hornby.
Staff numbers at Cera have doubled in the past 18 months. +Majestic Theatre on Cera demo list
Theoretical building consents are being issued to Christchurch homeowners.
I agree that there are enough temporary memorial sites around the city.
Stainless steel manufacturer Mercer Group has licensed its sterilisation technology to a large US corporation.
Canterbury coach Gary Stead didn't hesitate labelling Saturday's dramatic 10-run Plunket Shield victory over Wellington as one of the best first-class matches he's been involved with as a player or coach.
Auckland mayor Len Brown to provide feedback on report on whether he misused council resources during affair.
Palestinians are remembering Nelson Mandela as their most loyal champion, honouring him with prayers and vigils.
Overseas fraudsters who call up and con people into believing their computer is infected with malware are getting more aggressive, Netsafe says.
There was another good reason for a capacity house at this year's performance by the City Choir.
Who decided to plant grass in the middle of the new motorway?
The rain and thunder held off for the thousands of spectators and performers in this year's Santa Parade.
Hundreds gathered in Cathedral Square to sing-a-long to carols and get in the spirit of Christmas.
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