Petrol prices 'a rip off' video

Motorist fuelling up at Waitomo's self-service outlet in Thorndon scooped the cheapest 91 Octane price seen by Stuff on ...

Wellington motorists spoken to by Stuff are unanimous prices at the pump need to come down.

Sculpture gives Wellington the creeps video

It was supposed to attract people to Civic Square, but Quasi could be scaring them away.

A sculpture erected on a Wellington building is attracting attention around the world.

Victim 'had so much left to give'

Taylor-Jade Hira, 22, died in Wellington Hospital on August 18 from injuries she had suffered in an assault in Hastings ...

Friends and whānau gather to remember a young woman full of life.

Man sought over Kawana death

Kathleen Kawana was found on a property 4km south of Ruatoria on Saturday, August 3.

A Flaxmere man may hold information which could help in the investigation into Kathleen Kawana's 'unexplained' death.

Murder victim's family annoyed

Irina Scantee, 45, was killed in Paraparaumu on Saturday, August 17. A 48-year-old man has been charged with her murder.

Family of Kāpiti woman Irina Scantee are distraught and annoyed after she was allegedly killed by man not-long released from psychiatric care.

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Shelly Bay review terms debated

Shelly Bay, where a $500 million development is planned.

They are not voting on a review - just the terms for it. But it is election season at Wellington City Council.

'Unwitting neglect of duty'

Author Nicki Hager has his journalistic privilege breached in an unlawful police search of his home, the Independent ...

IPCA decision gives Nicky Hager "further vindication" over police raid on his home.

Principals vote 'yes' on pay

Primary principals have come to a decision on the Government's latest pay offer.

Threats of strike action dropped as "long and gruelling campaign" comes to an end.

Traffic slowed after crashes

Traffic has backed up past Melling after a crash on SH2 on Tuesday morning.

Delays have eased after several hours of traffic chaos heading into Wellington due to two separate crashes.

$180,000 for Shelly Bay review video

Andy Foster announces his Mayoral run at Shelly Bay. Sir Peter Jackson was there to support Foster.

QC Mary Scholtens likely to head review making sure Wellington Council didn't stuff up.

Creature comforts of A350-900

Jetsetters will soon be able to fly in more comfort and style right out of Wellington with the introduction of a new, ...

For the first time, premium economy will be available on a long-haul service directly out of the capital.

Liquor warriors have a point

Khandallah already has a pub and a good selection of alcohol available at the local supermarket. Does it need a ...

OPINION: The people of Khandallah are right - it doesn't need another bottle store.

Bus people take to their cars video

Northland resident Nicole Martin-Lupp now has to take two buses to get to work instead of one. She has started driving ...

Nicole Martin-Lupp took the bus for 13 years. She and other Wellingtonians have given up.

Big boost for regional reporting

Established media companies will be able to call on content from the new local democracy reporters to bolster reporting ...

A handful of local democracy reporters will be soon be hired around the country as part of a scheme designed to bolster regional news coverage.

Cutting-edge tech for kids' hospital video

Contractors anticipate the remaining steel structure will be in place by November this year, with the hospital set to ...

Wellington's new hospital may soon rival Te Papa and the Beehive when it comes to the safest place to be in an earthquake.

News

Woman, 73, missing in Petone

Jennifer McIlroy, 73, was last seen on Tuesday afternoon wearing a plum-coloured coat.

18 min ago  The 73-year-old is said to be "easily confused" and was last seen on Tuesday afternoon.

Public service learns from Defence Force

Harmful and inappropriate sexual behaviour within the NZDF helped shape a new performance charter for the public service.

Drivers need adequate training, council says video

NZ has two dead centres video

business

Large mural for Naenae

Quin yun Zeng  and Chevron Hassett are working on a mural to boost the morale of Naenae residents dealing with the ...

A series of murals will be installed in front of the Naenae Pool building.

Light on horizon for dying mall video

Resource consent has been granted for redevelopment work on the largely vacant Wainuiomata Shopping Centre.

One of the country's saddest shopping centers set for a face-lift following the granting of a resource consent.

Bublitz out of jail

The Court of Appeal has overturned a prison sentence for Paul Bublitz who will now serve home detention.

Finance company director Paul Bublitz has had his jail term exchanged for home detention.

Bullish on commercial property

The state-of-the-art entertainment centre, EntX, in central Christchurch, has been sold by construction company Calder ...

The cheaper cost of borrowing money is a shot in the arm for commercial property, industry specialist says.

Trusts repaid before tradies

There is little money available to pay contractor retention payments.

Directors of failed Corbel Construction to get $100,000, subcontractors owed millions get nothing.

Culture

New galleries for Expressions

Rose Clent faces her fear of spiders. Spiders feature prominently in Expression's current exhibition Bugs Our Backyard ...

rguably Upper Hutt's best kept secret, the arts centre and museum has been granted $1.3 million towards a much needed extension.

Large mural for Naenae

Quin yun Zeng  and Chevron Hassett are working on a mural to boost the morale of Naenae residents dealing with the ...

A series of murals will be installed in front of the Naenae Pool building.

'Bold Moves' strong and vibrant

Mayu Tanigaito with Massimo Margria  in Artifact II, created in 1984 by William Forsythe. It is an exhilarating work, ...

Challenging choreography and groundbreaking pieces in RNZB's latest production

A walker between two worlds

Tiahuia Gray, left, performing a karanga at the opening of Parliament in 1984.

Respected kuia Tiahuia Gray spent her life bringing Māori and Pākehā together.

A stroke of outrageous fortune

A poster promoting the opening of the new Canterbury University student association building and Ngaio Marsh Theatre ...

Serendipity had a hand in the re-creation of Ngaio Marsh's abbreviated 1943 version of Hamlet.

Capital Life

New galleries for Expressions

Rose Clent faces her fear of spiders. Spiders feature prominently in Expression's current exhibition Bugs Our Backyard ...

rguably Upper Hutt's best kept secret, the arts centre and museum has been granted $1.3 million towards a much needed extension.

New pop-up library named video

Librarian Robert Tomescu stacks books in the Central Library, which closed in March due to seismic vulnerability ...

A new pop-up CBD library service is one step closer to reality - it has a name.

Large mural for Naenae

Quin yun Zeng  and Chevron Hassett are working on a mural to boost the morale of Naenae residents dealing with the ...

A series of murals will be installed in front of the Naenae Pool building.

'Bold Moves' strong and vibrant

Mayu Tanigaito with Massimo Margria  in Artifact II, created in 1984 by William Forsythe. It is an exhilarating work, ...

Challenging choreography and groundbreaking pieces in RNZB's latest production

At home in Mt Vic

Amanda Holland is a Wellington interior stylist and owner of homewares store Small Acorns and Squirrel cafe. She lives ...

A good thing came to those who waited to renovate this stunning Wellington villa.

Sport

Footballer's injury hell

Louis Fenton was sidelined for 20 weeks when his broken foot became infected.

When pus started oozing out of Louis Fenton's foot, he knew something wasn't right.

Phoenix swoop for Inter Milan product

Former Inter Milan youth product Reno Piscopo is set to join the Phoenix.

The 21-year-old attacker spent six years in Inter Milan's youth system.

Boks edge Pumas

Argentina's Guido Pettii, right, scores a try in the Pumas' 24-18 loss to South Africa at Loftus Versfeld.

South Africa rest top lineup for scratchy win over Argentina in Pretoria.

Boy's netball dream denied

Thirteen-year-old Tre Ratana-Sciascia has played netball since he was 5, but can't play in his first year at Feilding ...

A 13-year-old is unable to keep playing netball at high school, all because he's a boy.

Mexico star schooled in Wellington

Mexican under-17 captain Eugenio Pizzuto, right, with his former coach Jess Ibrom.

Eugenio Pizzuto attended Scot's College and trained at the Phoenix academy. Now he's on the cusp of stardom in his native Mexico.

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