Tricky terrain is forcing changes to a charity race to the South Pole involving Prince Harry.
Sue Wootton switches on her computer every day to scan satellite images of an empty sea.
Military head convicted of plotting to overthrow strongman Voreqe Bainimarama and planning to kill supporter.
Two young men were killed in a car crash while visiting Samoa last week.
A former detective who confessed to using dope to deal with the stress of investigating murders has had his jail sentence for cannabis offences in the Cook Islands reduced.
The US Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.5 has been recorded in the south Pacific.
Military officers plotting to topple Fiji's military dictator had hoped NZ soldiers would help them.
One of Fiji’s senior military officers plotted to overthrow strongman Voreqe Bainimarama in a 2010 coup, a Fiji court heard today.
A proposed trade treaty with Pacific countries, including NZ, is drawing opposition from an unlikely cohort in the US.
Search continuing for the yacht Nina that went missing in June with family looking west of Norfolk Island.
New private search for lost American yacht gets under way this morning.
Villagers from a small island in the Solomons believe they have found three New Zealand bodies 70 years after the men were killed in a fierce World War II battle.
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Solomon Islands villagers have found three bodies and believe they are Kiwi soldiers from 70 years ago.
In a first, a manned submarine dived to the South Pacific's deepest trench. Here is what they found.
Fijian citizens living in New Zealand can today register to vote in democracy-restoring elections in their homeland next year.
China is to build a large new Antarctic base near New Zealand's Scott Base.
Fiji's tightly controlled news media is under the gun again with the country's military-backed regime demanding to know why a story about media freedom was published at all.
A powerful earthquake rocked the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea, officials said.
US President Barack Obama and PM John Key talked by phone after the Apec summit, the White House confirms.
Three rings of security around conference where PM and 20 other regional leaders are meeting.