A magnitude 7.7 earthquake has struck in the western Pacific Ocean.
The 'thrifty' gene is common in Samoa but rare in the rest of the world, and could have a bearing on weight gain.
Michael Garnham is selling part of Fiji island, following the sale of a pristine Abel Tasman beach, as debt grows.
Kiwis holidaying in Fiji come across body parts presumed to be from a missing Russian couple.
OPINION: The effects of climate change are a massive problem plaguing the entire country of Kiribati.
Somalia's al Shabaab Islamist group attacked a Mogadishu hotel killing at least 15 people.
The Cook Islands have been plunged into political turmoil with claims the prime minister's been ousted.
Armed with grainy images from Google Earth, at least part of the internet has been declaring the existence of a sea monster in Antarctica.
A Samoan paper caused "deep distress" by printing a picture of a dead transgender woman on its front page.
Six men led a baying 100-strong mob armed with stones, knives and axes to a Kiwi-owned luxury lodge.
Diplomatic progress with Fiji remains elusive as PM John Key's tour there finishes.
Reporter blacklisted from Fiji says Bainimarama is "making up facts".
OPINION: If visit turns out to be smooth then that will be down to John Key - not Fiji PM.
OPINION: The Air Force Hercules - Prime Minister John Key's other "VIP plane" - sticks to bare necessities, right to the bucket loo.
Allegations of corruption, an economic crisis and a severe drought are just some reasons for the violence that sparked a day ago.
Cocoa farmer Agnes Pilopaso had never tasted chocolate made from her own beans.
OPINION: The impact of climate change on children has increased spectacularly over the last ten years.
Police open fire and use tear gas on protesters clamouring for the resignation of PNG's PM.
One teen shares her story of what rising sea levels caused by climate change mean for Kiribati locals.
Three powerful earthquakes have been recorded around the world on Saturday.
As the ocean rose, they had to flee.
An important library in Bougainville opened by Kiwi author Lloyd Jones is at risk of closure.
OPINION: A Kiwi with a passion for coastlines heads to Fiji to help protect its eco-tourism after Cyclone Winston.
A tragic month of earthquakes along the "Ring of Fire" has kept seismologists busy.
A magnitude 7 quake has hit near Vanuatu, but the tsunami threat appears to have passed.
Samoa's Disaster Management office says the worst of Cyclone Amos has now passed.
A tropical cyclone heading for Samoa is expected to intensify overnight.
Australian man falls sick in Pacific prison and dies after being taken to New Zealand.
A tropical depression has developed into a category one cyclone north of Fiji.
Joseph Abourizk has missed the birth of his first child and now could miss seeing her grow up.