'Donor baby' warns of pitfalls

"Emma" was only given life because of the kindness of a donor she never met. (Stock photo)

Woman conceived with donated sperm says the thought of big pharma taking hold in the assisted-reproductive process is "repulsive".

Why I'll cast my vote today

Today's the big day - if you haven't voted already.

OPINION: If you don't take part in the process, you simply have no right to criticise the outcome.

Send in the clowns

It's no laughing matter. Fear of clowns ranks seventh on the UK's top 10 list of phobias.

Amie Richardson is terrified by clowns. So what possessed her to see a scary film about one?

Music for kids who need it most video

Alison Eldredge founded Arohanui Strings-Sistema Hutt Valley in August 2010.

How free lessons and exposure to classical music is changing small lives in Hutt Valley.

Parties for the nearly departed video

Ken Turner and partner Sarah Angus.
Ken has terminal cancer and held a "living wake" for family and friends last weekend.

"Living wakes" have become a final festivity of life in the face of death.

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