Rising sea levels caused by global warming are unlikely to swamp the small atoll nations of the South Pacific, a University of Auckland academic claims.
A bottle of King George Tupou V's favourite wine is being used to support New Zealand's Labour Party.
New Zealand will send health workers and a portable bridge to disaster-hit Solomon Islands.
Christchurch woman caught by Solomon Islands flash flooding and quake.
Large waves have been reported in the Solomon Islands after a 7.6 quake, but NZ has escaped the threat of a tsunami.
A major earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 was recorded off Papua New Guinea’s remote Bougainville Island, the US Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of damage.
Prince William and Catherine have sent condolences to the people of the Solomon Islands.
Solomons boy tells of surviving flooding that killed his mother, two brothers and baby sister.
American Samoa to keep schools closed for the week to try to contain a pink eye outbreak.
Drunken police officer was bashed with a torch and kicked in the head by five Tongan police officers, court hears.
"I kept on saying in my mind swim, swim, swim, and don't stop," says boy swept down river.
New Zealand's aid contribution to flood-ravaged Solomon Islands is likely to increase considerably.
Parachuting medics and warship rescue launched for severely ill US toddler sailing with family across Pacific Ocean towards NZ.
An Air Force Hercules will deliver aid to the flood ravaged Solomon Islands.
NZ police are helping in the grim task of finding bodies after the Solomon Islands' devastating floods.
At least 16 people die and thousands left homeless in Solomon Islands flooding.
The only ethnic Indian to be prime minister of Fiji has been knocked out of the country's democracy-restoring elections after being convicted on three currency offences.
A mother and child have been swept away in flood waters as heavy rains hit the Solomon Islands, local media and residents say.
Fiji TV faces heavy fine after broadcasting comments that revealed country's racial tensions.
South Pacific diplomatic incidents seems straight out of The Mouse that Roared.